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Friday, Nov 10, 2017

Deported Dreamer Arrested Trying to Enter the US Illegally

Deported Dreamer Arrested Trying to Enter the US Illegally

A man believed to be the first known participant of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program deported under President Donald Trump's Administration was arrested for allegedly attempting...

Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017

Most Americans Don't Want Young Immigrants Deported: Poll

Most Americans Don't Want Young Immigrants Deported: Poll

Just 1 in 5 Americans want to deport young immigrants brought to the United States as children and now here illegally, the focus of a politically fraught debate between the White House and Congress. Americans...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017

Trump's Immigration Demands Threaten DACA Deal

Trump's Immigration Demands Threaten DACA Deal

President Donald Trump's long list of immigration demands has landed with a thud among lawmakers hopeful for a deal to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. The list of demands...

Monday, Oct 9, 2017

Trump: Hard-Line Immigration Policies Are Price of DACA

Trump: Hard-Line Immigration Policies Are Price of DACA

President Donald Trump has told congressional leaders that his hard-line immigration priorities must be enacted in exchange for extending protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of young immigrants,...

Tuesday, Sep 19, 2017

'You're a Liar': Demonstrators Confront Pelosi Over DACA Talks

'You're a Liar': Demonstrators Confront Pelosi Over DACA Talks

Things got a little heated Monday when a group of young immigrants confronted House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi at a pro-DACA press conference in San Francisco. Several dozen young immigrants shouted down the...

Friday, Sep 8, 2017

University of California Sues Trump Administration Over DACA

University of California Sues Trump Administration Over DACA

The University of California sued the Trump administration Friday over its decision to end a program protecting hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. The lawsuit filed in federal court in...

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017

After Tough Talk on Immigration, Trump Waffles: Analysis

After Tough Talk on Immigration, Trump Waffles: Analysis

Since the day he launched his presidential campaign, Donald Trump has talked tough on immigration, promising to take the kind of decisive action he accused other politicians of avoiding. This week, he...

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017

'Everyone Deserves a Chance': Silicon Valley Reacts to Trump's DACA Decision

'Everyone Deserves a Chance': Silicon Valley Reacts to Trump's DACA Decision

The Trump administration on Tuesday decided to scrap the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, triggering ripple effects throughout Silicon Valley. The tech industry is known as a place where...

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017

Fact Check: What the Trump Administration Said About DACA

Fact Check: What the Trump Administration Said About DACA

The White House took a firm stance on Tuesday in outlining why an immigration program created by President Barack Obama needs to be eliminated. President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions...

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017
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Reward Reaches $25K in Shooting of Boy, 2, in SW Miami-Dade
Reward Reaches $25K in Shooting of Boy, 2, in SW Miami-Dade

The reward for information that will lead to an arrest in the fatal shooting of a 2-year-old boy in southwest Miami-Dade jumped to $25,000 Monday as police continued their search for a suspect.

Amtrak Train Derails Onto Wash. Highway; Fatalities Reported
Amtrak Train Derails Onto Wash. Highway; Fatalities Reported

An Amtrak train making the first-ever run along a faster new route hurtled off an overpass at an estimated 80 mph Monday south of Seattle and spilled some of its cars onto the highway below, killing at least six...

Toddler Caught in Middle of Wild Brawl at Florida Mall
Toddler Caught in Middle of Wild Brawl at Florida Mall

A shocking viral video of a mall brawl in Fort Myers is causing outrage on social media — when during the fight, a toddler is appears to be brought into the action.

Paralyzed FIU Grad Uses Robotic Suit to Receive Degree
Paralyzed FIU Grad Uses Robotic Suit to Receive Degree

A Florida International University student who was paralyzed from the waist down wasn't going to let that stop him from walking across the stage to accept his diploma.

Officer Uses Stun Gun on Student Outside Florida School
Officer Uses Stun Gun on Student Outside Florida School

Video shows a school resource officer using a stun gun on a student who was involved in a fight outside her Florida school.

Mother Shot and Killed Outside South Miami-Dade Home
Mother Shot and Killed Outside South Miami-Dade Home

A mother was shot and killed Sunday morning in front of a South Miami-Dade home.