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  • Congress tasked with keeping families together, despite Trump’s order

    The issue of keeping families together and reuniting separated families has effectively been placed on Congress' shoulders, despite President Donald Trump signing an executive order to halt his administration's policy of separating families at the border. 
  • No clear plan yet on how to reunite parents with children

    MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — Trump administration officials say they have no clear plan yet on how to reunite the thousands of children separated from their families at the border since the implementation of a zero-tolerance policy in which anyone caught entering the U.S. illegally is criminally prosecuted. “This policy is relatively new,” said Steven Wagner, […]
  • Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custody

    A Vietnamese man's death in an Arizona detention center brought new attention to conditions for immigrants jailed in the U.S. as the Trump administration moves to detain more under its "zero tolerance" policy.
  • President Trump signs executive order to end family separation policy

    President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally.
  • Young children held in ‘tender age’ shelters after being split from families

    Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children separated from their parents at the border to at least three “tender age” shelters in South Texas.
  • White House deputy chief of staff to leave in July

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House aide who led the planning for President Donald Trump’s meeting last week with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un has decided to leave the Trump administration to return to the private sector. Joe Hagin, the White House deputy chief of staff for operations, has served in every Republican White House […]
  • Family separations at the border alarm child-welfare experts

    The sights and sounds are wrenching: A boy’s cries of “Papa! Papa!” for the father he had been separated from. Youngsters placed in chain-link cages in an old Texas warehouse. Parents begging to know what will happen to their children. Child welfare has always been a challenging profession; state and local agencies across America make […]
  • Is the ‘Incredibles 2’ causing people with epilepsy to have seizures?

    Some scenes in the new Disney-Pixar movie "Incredibles 2" is reportedly causing some people with epilepsy to have seizures. A Phoenix doctor said it is certainly possible that a film can trigger seizures in some people. 
  • UofA study finds marriage can prevent heart attack, stroke

    Even though marriage may seem stressful at times, a new University of Arizona study found that it could actually be beneficial to your health. No, really. 
  • Trump, GOP leaders strain for migrant-kids solution

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday told House Republicans he is “1,000 percent” behind their rival immigration bills, providing little clear direction for party leaders searching for a way to defuse the escalating controversy over family separations at the southern border. And it’s uncertain if Trump’s support will be enough to push any […]