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  • texas Mar 29, 2019

    Trump Seeks to Cut Foreign Aid to 3 Central American Nations

    Taking drastic action over illegal immigration, President Donald Trump moved Saturday to cut direct aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, whose citizens are fleeing north and overwhelming U.S. resources at the southern border. The State Department notified Congress that it would look to suspend 2017 and 2018 payments to the trio of nations, which have been home to some...

  • Donald Trump Mar 29, 2019

    Border Patrol Orders Quick Releases of Families

    The number of migrant families and children entering the U.S. from Mexico is so high that Border Patrol is immediately releasing them instead of transferring them to the agency responsible for their release, forcing local governments to help coordinate their housing, meals and travel. “We need to work toward a clean sweep,” Border Patrol Deputy Chief of Operations Richard Hudson...

  • texas Apr 20, 2018

    Texas Appeals Court Dismisses Revenge Porn Law

    A Texas appeals court has ruled unconstitutional a state law that punishes those who post intimate images from previous or current relationships online without consent.

  • Driver Feb 4, 2018

    State Loophole Leaves Minors At Risk While Riding Uber and Lyft

    From day care providers to school bus drivers, California regulations require fingerprints and extensive criminal background checks for almost any worker who may be left alone with kids. But those same requirements do not apply to ride-hailing apps like Uber and Lyft, which have become popular with teens. But company policies say they aren’t supposed to be transporting kids riding...

  • Donald Trump Dec 19, 2017

    Young Immigrants’ Fate Unclear as Congress Delays DACA Fix

    Laura Lopez is a Mexican immigrant living in Florida who has been racing against time to avoid deportation. Lopez said she arrived at the post office just after the cutoff time and missed the deadline set by President Donald Trump to renew her paperwork for the Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals program that helps young immigrants brought into the country...

  • Donald Trump May 13, 2017

    Trump to Liberty U Grads: Relish Being an ‘Outsider’

    Donald Trump, the real estate mogul-turned-president, offered simple words of advice to university graduates Saturday as he urged them to follow their convictions, prepare to face criticism and relish the opportunity to be an “outsider.” “It’s the outsiders who change the world,” Trump declared in his first commencement address to more than 18,000 graduates of Liberty University, a Christian school...

  • texas Apr 20, 2016

    Texas Foster Care Facing Budget Shortfall as Problems Mount

    A surge of Texas foster children with serious mental or emotional problems has helped create a $20 million budget shortfall that may double by the end of 2017.

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