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|Wednesday's Morning Email: Babies Being Placed In 'Tender Age Shelters' At Border
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POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 7:13 AM
|Babies, toddlers held in “tender age” facilities in Texas
Lawrence talks with Ofelia de los Santos, Jonathan Ryan, and Efren Olivares, who work on the border and share what they know about the babies and children who have been separated from their families under Trump’s zero tolerance policy.
POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 4:36 PM
|Senate FBI hearing takes twists and turns, including a 'wangdoodle' reference
It was not, perhaps, the most somber moment in the history of the U.S. Senate. In the midst of reciting a list of complaints about FBI agents allegedly swayed by their own anti-Trump animus, Sen. John Kennedy R-La., had to engage in a subtle act of censorship.
POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 9:22 PM
|Methodists Bring Church Charges Against Jeff Sessions For Border Policy
More than 600 clergy and lay members of the United Methodist Church have
POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 12:51 PM
|Racial imbalance? Admissions policies at Harvard and Stuyvesant HS under scrutiny
Harvard University, because it is accused of admitting too few Asian-American students, and New York’s most selective public schools, because the city’s mayor thinks it is admitting too many. As admissions at the nation’s most competitive schools become evermore competitive — Harvard admitted 4.59 percent of applicants this year, while the acceptance rate at New York’s Stuyvesant High School has been estimated at 17 percent — the controversies are a reminder that every change in the admissions equation that increases the chances of members of one group inevitably disadvantage others. Both situations also reflect the fact that Asian-American students tend to excel academically, particularly on standardized achievement tests.
POSTED JUNE 18, 2018 7:56 PM
|Best Bites: Tacos 4 Ways
Welcome to Best Bites, a twice-weekly video series that aims to satisfy your
POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 3:14 PM
|Turpin Daughter's 911 Call Reveals Moments Following Her Escape: 'They Abuse Us'
The call describes the devastating conditions the children were forced to endure.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 3:23 PM
|Camilo Pardo's One-of-One Ford GT Is for Sale
Here's another chance to own one of the coolest last-gen GTs on the planet.
POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 3:00 PM
|'Wolf-Like' Animal That Baffled Officials Turns Out To Be A Regular Wolf
The mystery of a seemingly bizarre "wolf-like" creature that was shot and
POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 11:45 AM
|Former Border Patrol Agent To Current Agents: Refuse Orders To Separate Children
A former Border Patrol officer said there is no excuse for current officers
POSTED JUNE 19, 2018 3:02 PM
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|Trump Retreats on Separating Families, but Thousands Will Remain Apart
“There will not be a grandfathering of existing cases,” said Kenneth Wolfe, a spokesman for the Administration for Children and Families.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 10:22 PM
|Where Trump’s ‘Zero Tolerance’ Immigration Policy Began
Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama both increased enforcement on the U.S.-Mexico border. Here is how their approaches differed from the Trump administration.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 1:36 AM
|On Mexico’s Migrant Trail: Confusion and Tough Choices
As word of the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy reached migrants, some reconsidered their trips but others pressed on amid the possibility of a policy change.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 10:04 PM
|Family Separations, Syria, Disney: Your Wednesday Evening Briefing
Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 10:05 PM
|Asia and Australia Edition: Border Children, North Korea, Global Trade: Your Thursday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know to start your day.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 9:35 PM
|Children Taken at the Border Arrive in New York Shelters
Mayor Bill de Blasio said that 350 children separated from their parents had come through a shelter in East Harlem, and that the youngest of them was just 9 months old.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 9:10 PM
|Walmart ‘Surprised’ Old Store Is a Migrant Shelter. Records Hinted at the Possibility.
An executive at the giant retailer signed a document that indicated the property was being purchased with a loan from a large shelter operator.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 2:55 PM
|Evangelical Leaders Lament Border Separations, but Stand Behind Trump
Conservative Christians are navigating a tricky path as they recoil at an immigration policy enacted by a president they support
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 9:38 PM
|What’s Behind the ‘Tender Age’ Shelters Opening for Young Migrants
The government had opened shelters in South Texas for children under the age of 12 who are separated from their parents after crossing the border. What happens now is unclear.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 9:20 PM
|Airlines Ask Government Not to Use Their Flights to Carry Children Separated at the Border
The request by several major carriers is the latest fallout from the administration’s decision, now reversed, to separate children from parents who have arrived illegally.
POSTED JUNE 20, 2018 9:15 PM