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Mexican airline offers to reunite immigrant families for free

One year ago   |   By New York Post

A Mexican airline is offering free flights for families who get separated by President Trump's “zero tolerance” immigration policy. “It hurts us to see these children without their parents and it is our vocation to reunite them,” tweeted Controladora Vuela Cia de Aviacion, also known as Volaris. The airline has agreed to work with authorities...
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Suit could reunite families separated by Trump policy

Suit could reunite families separated by Trump policy

One year ago   |   By Politico

Immigrant rights advocates are banking on a lawsuit pending in San Diego to force the Trump administration to reunite immigrant parents with thousands of children separated from them at the border, but the judge handling the case signaled on Friday that he did not plan to take action until next Wednesday at the earliest. During a telephone hearing, a lawyer for the American Civil Liberties Union implored U.S. District Court Judge Dana Sabraw to act quickly to mitigate the damage being done by the surge in family separations caused after the Trump administration initiated a zero-tolerance...
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Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden

Get ready for Round 2 of Kamala Harris vs. Joe Biden

It will be “Biden and Harris Round 2” at the second Democratic debates. The lineups for the Democratic presidential primary debates at the end of the month were drawn at random... Read more ...

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House Democrats approved legislation to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade. Read more ...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted of woman's murder

Jurors deliberated less than an hour before reaching a guilty verdict. Read more ...

Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

The federal judge's ruling means Epstein will remain behind bars while he fights charges that he exploited dozens of girls in New York and Florida in the early 2000s. Read more ...

Apollo 11 moon landing had thousands working behind scenes

Apollo 11 moon landing had thousands working behind scenes

It took 400,000 people to put Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon a half-century ago. Read more ...

City explains its public art shows Spider-Man's hands, not devil horns...

City explains its public art shows Spider-Man's hands, not devil horns, after complaint

A woman in Lincoln, Nebraska, is fighting the city over what she says is a sculpture depicting devil horns at the Lincoln Children's Zoo. It's actually just Spiderman's hands... Read more ...

Trump says he disagrees with ‘send her back' chants about Omar

Trump says he disagrees with ‘send her back' chants about Omar

President Trump said he disagreed with the “send her back” chants that arose from the crowd at his rally in North Carolina while he launched an attack against Democrat Rep... Read more ...

NYC Triathlon canceled as scorching temps expected to hit city

NYC Triathlon canceled as scorching temps expected to hit city

Organizers of the annual New York City triathlon said Thursday that the race scheduled for this weekend is canceled because of the near-100 degree temps expected in the city on... Read more ...

US House chaplain holds EXORCISM after ‘spirits of darkness' engulf proceedings

US House chaplain holds EXORCISM after ‘spirits of darkness' engulf proceedings

The House chaplain has staged an emergency prayer-intervention in Congress to cast out the “spirits of darkness” he blames for the turmoil that seized the chamber during the... Read more ...

Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

The federal judge's ruling means Epstein will remain behind bars while he fights charges that he exploited dozens of girls in New York and Florida in the early 2000s. Read more ...