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  • Berks Family Residential Center 

    The Berks County facility offers a view of what more widespread, long-term family detention could look like during the Trump administration.

  • Here are the top stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 6 a.m. GMT/ 2 a.m. ET. HELSINKI- Standing side by side with Vladimir Putin, U.S. AMMAN- The Syrian army and its allies have taken control of a strategic hill overlooking the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights as it pushes forward with an offensive to seize the remaining parts of the...

  • Mexico's Damojh says steep take-off caused Cuba plane crash. MEXICO CITY- Mexican aviation company Damojh said on Monday a very steep take-off angle led one of its planes to crash in Cuba in May, killing 112 people, according to black boxes retrieved from the wreckage. Texas fetal tissue burial law on trial at U.S. court.

  • Yeni Gonzalez Garcia, a Guatemalan mother who had been separated from her children, exits the Cayuga Center after being reunited with them in New York City, July 13, 2018.

    A federal judge has temporarily halted deportations of families who have been recently reunited after they were separated by the Trump administration.

  • LONDON, July 16- The number of European Union immigrants coming to Britain fell to a five-year low last year, as fewer people arrived without a firm job offer during the first full calendar year since June 2016' s Brexit vote, official data showed on Monday. Concern about high rates of immigration was a major reason why Britons voted to leave the EU, and Prime Minister...

  • Trump blames Washington for poor Russia ties ahead of Putin summit. President Donald Trump blamed U.S. foolishness for bad relations between Washington and Moscow, while the Kremlin said it expected a tough meeting. LONDON- British Prime Minister Theresa May will face the anger of Brexit supporters in her party on Monday when they try to force her to change...

  • LONDON, July 16- The number of European Union immigrants to Britain fell to a five-year low last year, as fewer people came without a firm job offer during the first full calendar year since June 2016' s Brexit vote, official data showed on Monday. Overall net immigration of people of all nationalities to Britain rose to 282,000 in 2017 from 249,000 in 2016, though...

  • DES MOINES, Iowa— Even before the specter of a trade war with China and other countries threatened to cost them billions of dollars, American farmers were feeling the squeeze from fluctuating crop prices and other factors that have halved their overall income in recent years. "No matter where you look in ag right now, you see storm clouds on the horizon and some of...

  • Gaza ceasefire largely holding after day-long flareup. GAZA- A ceasefire between Israel and Gaza militant groups appeared to be holding on Sunday, ending the most intensive flare-up in violence around the Palestinian enclave since a 2014 war. -When Yolany Padilla was released from immigration custody in Seattle last week, she assumed she would be quickly...

  • -When Yolany Padilla was released from immigration custody in Seattle last week, she assumed she would be quickly reunited with her 6- year-old son, who had been taken from her at the U.S.- Mexico border two months earlier. Woman survives seven days on radiator water after California crash. -An Oregon woman who disappeared a week ago was rescued from the bottom of a...

  • July 14- When Yolany Padilla was released from immigration custody in Seattle last week, she assumed she would be quickly reunited with her 6- year-old son, who had been taken from her at the U.S.- Mexico border two months earlier. But caseworkers at Cayuga Centers in New York, where the boy had been placed, told her lawyer that the governments vetting process for...

  • July 14- When Yolany Padilla was released from immigration custody in Seattle last week, she assumed she would be quickly reunited with her 6- year-old son, who had been taken from her at the U.S.- Mexico border two months earlier. But caseworkers at Cayuga Centers in New York, where the boy had been placed, told her lawyer that the governments vetting process for...

  • Last month, in a case brought by the American Civil Liberties Union, U.S. Trump abandoned the practice on June 20 amid a massive public outcry, and the government is now struggling to reunite the families in time to comply with a court-ordered July 26 deadline. On Friday, Chris Meekins, an official with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, which houses the...

  • LONDON— Britain has had a sharp lesson in dealing with U.S. The British pound fell, then rallied, and U.K. politicians reeled, then steadied as Trump showered praise on Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday— hours after an interview in which he criticized her, praised a rival and gave her hard-won Brexit roadmap a battering. Trump threw his first visit to Britain as...

  • President Donald Trump said a free trade deal with Britain might be impossible if London went ahead with Prime Minister Theresa Mays proposals for post-Brexit ties with the European Union, in damaging remarks that could widen domestic criticism of her plans. SINGAPORE- South Korean President Moon Jae- in on Friday urged North Korea and the United States to...

  • SAN ANTONIO— Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually— a tenfold increase over the past decade, an Associated Press analysis finds. Health and Human Services grants for shelters, foster care and other child welfare services for detained unaccompanied and separated children soared from...

  • Vermont Attorney General T.J. Donovan announced Thursday former Jay Peak owner Ariel Quiros, of Miami, will pay the state $2 million and former Jay Peak president William Stenger will pay the city of Newport $100,000. Attorney General T.J. Donovan announced Thursday former Jay Peak owner Ariel Quiros, of Miami, will pay the state $2 million satisfied by...

  • SAN ANTONIO— Detaining immigrant children has morphed into a surging industry in the U.S. that now reaps $1 billion annually— a tenfold increase over the past decade, an Associated Press analysis finds. Health and Human Services grants for shelters, foster care and other child welfare services for detained unaccompanied and separated children soared from...

  • UK should not be rolling out the red carpet for Trump, says protester

    Asad Rehman, an organizer of the Stop Trump coalition, says that President Donald Trump's policies are "ultimately rejected by British people."

  • Javier, a 30 year old from Honduras, holds his 4 year old son William during a media availability in New York after they were reunited after being separated for 55 days following their detention at the Texas border, July 11, 2018.

    The Trump administration claims it completed the first round of reunifications Thursday of families separated at the border, according to USA Today.