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A look at Trump’s executive order on police procedures

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday aimed at curbing police brutality by directing federal dollars to those police departments...

Trump administration proposes sweeping asylum restrictions

SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Trump administration on Wednesday proposed sweeping restrictions on asylum, seeking to align a legal framework with the president's efforts...

US expands virus testing of detained migrants amid criticism

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced Wednesday that it has expanded COVID-19 testing among people held at its detention facilities following...

Worker shortage concerns loom in immigrant-heavy meatpacking

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - When Martha Kebede’s adult sons immigrated from Ethiopia and reunited with her in South Dakota this year, they had...

Judge demands ICE better explain why it won’t release kids

HOUSTON (AP) - A federal judge on Friday criticized the Trump administration's handling of detained immigrant children and families, ordering the government to give...

Trump ramps up expulsions of migrant youth, citing virus

HOUSTON (AP) - The young migrants and asylum seekers swim across the Rio Grande and clamber into the dense brush of Texas. Many are...

Ocasio-Cortez among top Dems promoting Biden-Sanders unity

WASHINGTON (AP) - Joe Biden and the last rival he bested to become the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, Bernie Sanders, on Wednesday announced the...

Joe Biden gets backing of key Latina activist Dolores Huerta

WASHINGTON (AP) - Labor and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta on Friday endorsed Joe Biden for president, giving him the backing of one of...

High court declines to revisit immigrant issue during virus

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Friday declined a request by states who cited the coronavirus pandemic in asking the justices to reverse...

Trump bars new immigration green cards, not temporary visas

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump announced what he described as a “temporary suspension of immigration into the United States” on Tuesday. But the...