Immigration reform

Democrats put immigrants before needy Americans

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

President Trump's key immigration rule change, to discourage immigrants from relying on public health programs, food stamps, housing assistance and other welfare, got derailed...
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Cuban Immigrant Dies Of Apparent Suicide In Louisiana ICE Detention Center

Cuban Immigrant Dies Of Apparent Suicide In Louisiana ICE Detention Center

5 hours ago   |   The Huffington Post

The asylum-seeker was found unresponsive in his cell at Louisiana's Richwood Correctional Center, which has a history of violence.
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A British family has been deported after a wrong turn led to nearly 2 weeks in ICE detention. Here's how they got entangled in a US immigration nightmare

A British family has been deported after a wrong turn led to nearly 2 weeks in ICE detention. Here's how they got entangled in a US immigration nightmare

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A British family was deported on Wednesday following nearly two weeks in US immigration detention, after they apparently crossed the US-Canada border by accident and drove down...
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Suspended Judge Shelley Joseph ready for trial if motion to dismiss fails

10 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Suspended state Judge Shelley Joseph is ready to go to trial if her motion to dismiss federal obstruction charges fails, lawyers on both sides of the controversial case stated...
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Lower East Side museum celebrates its black history roots

10 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

HIdden in pockets of Manhattan's Lower East Side is an African American history as rich as anything in Harlem. Newcomers who have immigrated to the Lower East Side have long...
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Trump official holds out hope on negotiated settlement of DACA

10 hours ago   |   Times Union

WASHINGTON - With Supreme Court oral arguments in the DACA immigration case less than a month away, a top Trump administration official on held out the possibility that a...
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Officials: Immigrant kills himself in ICE jail in Louisiana

10 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

HOUSTON - A Cuban man who legally sought asylum died by apparent suicide while being detained at an immigration jail in Louisiana, authorities said Wednesday. Roylan Hernandez...
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Hits and misses in the House higher education bill

10 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

The 1,200-page bill is full of reforms and restorations of higher education regulations, but experts say these changes could have meaningful impacts.
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Community Group Makes Recommendations To Amend Minneapolis Police Contract

10 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minneapolis Police Federation is in contract negotiations with the city. The union's three-year contract expires in December. A community coalition wants...
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Churchill: Andrew Cuomo's defendable n-word gaffe

11 hours ago   |   Times Union

ALBANY - I'll say this for Gov. Andrew Cuomo. He knows how to draw attention to an interview. As you may have heard, even if you're reading this from a cave in Tasmania, Cuomo...
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This Day in History: 6.9 magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake hits California

This Day in History: 6.9 magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake hits California

On this day in 1989, the 6.9 magnitude Loma Prieta earthquake hit the San Francisco Bay Area, killing 63 people, injuring more than 3,700 and causing more than $6 billion in... Read more ...

President Trump dismisses Syria concerns as Democrats walk out of White...

President Trump dismisses Syria concerns as Democrats walk out of White House meeting

The House voted 354-60 to denounce the president's decision to withdraw U.S. troops from northern Syria. Read more ...

Sheriff: Son of 'Tarzan' actor Ron Ely allegedly killed his mother before...

Sheriff: Son of 'Tarzan' actor Ron Ely allegedly killed his mother before being shot by deputies

The son of "Tarzan" actor Ron Ely killed his mother before he was shot and killed by deputies on Tuesday, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office. Read more ...

Yahoo could pay you $358 for its massive data breach settlement. Here's how...

Yahoo could pay you $358 for its massive data breach settlement. Here's how to claim it

Was your Yahoo account among the 3 billion struck by multiple data breaches between 2013 and 2016? You might be eligible for a $358 payout. Read more ...

General Motors, union reach tentative deal to end monthlong strike

General Motors, union reach tentative deal to end monthlong strike

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative contract agreement that could end a monthlong strike that brought the automaker's U.S. factories to a... Read more ...

Tanev lifts Penguins over Avalanche 3-2

Tanev lifts Penguins over Avalanche 3-2

PITTSBURGH - Brandon Tanev scored a short-handed goal in overtime, and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Colorado Avalanche their first loss of the season with a 3-2 victory... Read more ...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest...

GM and the UAW have a tentative contract to end what has been its longest strike in decades

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative agreement for a new, four-year contract. GM's nearly 50,000 hourly workers have been on strike for almost... Read more ...

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a...

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a loveless marriage

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'Our family is devastated': 2 teens dead after fiery crash sends SUV...

'Our family is devastated': 2 teens dead after fiery crash sends SUV tumbling from overpass

The 15-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy were both killed when a collision sent their SUV plunging 50 feet off a New York overpass onto train tracks below. Read more ...

Patrick Day dies of brain injury suffered in ring

Patrick Day dies of brain injury suffered in ring

Day, 27, was injured in a knockout loss to Charles Conwell four days earlier in Chicago. Read more ...