Watchdog: Government Had No Organized Plan For Separated Children At BorderGovernment officials were "unaware" of the April 2018 decision by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to implement a "zero tolerance" policy that separated families illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, sparking months of confusion over how to track young children taken from parents, according to a new report.
Ivanka Trump: Press Is Not Enemy, Family Separations A 'Low Point'Ivanka Trump, top aide to and daughter of President Trump, said the separations of parents and children at the border were a "low point" for her, and broke with her father on whether the press is the "enemy of the people."
Advocates Say Immigrant Child Died After Leaving ICE CustodyA report that a child died shortly after being released from a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Texas inflamed the debate Wednesday over the detention of immigrant families, though there were few details about what actually happened.
Official Says Agency Warned Family Separation Bad For KidsA Department of Health and Human Services official told senators Tuesday that his agency had warned the Trump administration that separating families would be dangerous for children.
Trump Administration: 1,820 Children Reunited After Border SplitThe Trump administration said Thursday that more than 1,800 children separated at the U.S.-Mexico border have been reunited with parents and sponsors but hundreds remain apart.
East Bay Congressman Says Voters Would Be 'Appalled' By Detention CentersEver since President Trump reversed his border policy, a lot of Americans have been under the impression that families are back together and the problem has been solved.
Judge Temporarily Halts Deportation Of Reunified FamiliesA federal judge on Monday ordered a temporary halt to any deportations of immigrant families who were reunited after being separated by the Trump administration at the border.
Only 54 Children To Be Reunited By Court Deadline, But Judge Praises 'Progress'Roughly half of the children under 5 years old who were separated from their parents at the border will be back with their moms and dads by a court-imposed deadline Tuesday.
Police Clear Out Protesters, Encampment Outside San Francisco ICE OfficesAuthorities took more than three dozen protesters into custody and cleared out an encampment outside the San Francisco offices of Immigration and Customs Enforcement early Monday morning.
Statue Of Liberty Climber Charged With TrespassingA woman was charged on Thursday with misdemeanor trespassing and disorderly conduct for climbing the base of the Statue of Liberty on a busy Fourth of July in what prosecutors called a "dangerous stunt."
HHS Now Estimates Under 3,000 Kids Separated From Parents In Government CustodyHealth and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar now estimates that under 3,000 kids who may have been separated from their parents are in government custody -- a figure far higher than his department released just nine days ago.