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  • Mexican foreign minister focused on dreamers

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray shared his concerns about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program with Rep. Nancy Pelosi.

  • CHICAGO, Sept 14- Immigrants- we get the job done is one of the most famous lines from " Hamilton," the hit Broadway musical. The Trump administration's move last week to end protections and benefits for young people who were brought into the United States illegally as children is a nightmare for undocumented people and so-called Dreamers. But the immigration...

  • DACA talks on the menu at White House dinner with Trump

    CNBC's Ylan Mui reports a war of words is brewing after Sen. Schumer and Rep. Pelosi said President Trump agreed to work on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and address border security without funding Trump's border wall, but shortly after they left, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted there was no agreement to exclude the wall.

  • GOP leaders made that "revenue neutral" promise in a campaign manifesto last year and many times since. Ryan's comments signaling possible retreat on a core GOP commitment came amid quickening action on taxes, which Republicans view as their last, best chance to notch a significant accomplishment to take to voters in the 2018 midterm elections following the...

  • Trump signalling willingness to work with Democrats?

    CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the highlights of President Trump's comments at a bipartisan meeting on his agenda items like tax reform.

  • GOP leaders made that "revenue neutral" promise in a campaign manifesto last year and many times since. Ryan's comments signaling possible retreat on a core GOP commitment came amid quickening action on taxes, which Republicans view as their last, best chance to notch a significant accomplishment to take to voters in the 2018 midterm elections following the...

  • In today's digital world, these searches should not be conducted without a warrant, the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the American Civil Liberties Union argue. Top officials at the Department of Homeland Security and two of its units— Customs and Border Protection and Immigration and Customs Enforcement— are named in the suit. The foundation and ACLU...

  • Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi (L) talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (not seen) during a meeting at the Great Halll of the People on May 16, 2017 in Beijing, China.

    Myanmar's de facto leader has canceled a trip to the UN General Assembly amid intense criticism for her handling of the Rohingya crisis.

  • BRUSSELS— The Latest on the "State of the European Union" address by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker:. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is calling for a major shake-up of European Union's institutions that could involve his job becoming redundant. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has taken a poke at...

  • BRUSSELS— EU's Juncker says Europe must continue to accept asylum seekers in danger, saying Europe must not become a "fortress".

  • WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 12- Some of the ads bought by Russians on Facebook last year promoted events during the U.S. presidential campaign, Facebook Inc said on Tuesday, indicating that alleged meddling ahead of the 2016 election went beyond social media. Facebook, the world's largest social network, said last week that an operation likely based in Russia...

  • WASHINGTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 12- Some of the ads bought by Russians on Facebook last year promoted events during the U.S. presidential campaign, Facebook Inc said on Tuesday, indicating that alleged meddling ahead of the 2016 election went beyond social media. Facebook, the world's largest social network, said last week that an operation likely based in Russia...

  • A security contractor frisks a detainee ahead of a deportation flight to Honduras.

    Immigration and Customs Enforcement is cracking down on relatives who let undocumented kids stay with them after entering the U.S., ProPublica reports.

  • White House responds to Bannon's criticism of Trump

    The White House pushed back against Steve Bannon's stinging criticism of President Donald Trump.

  • John Kelly

    John Kelly criticized lawmakers on immigration after a congressman called him a "disgrace" to the Marine Corps uniform.

  • SACRAMENTO, Calif.— Mexico's top diplomat will make a two-day visit to immigrant-friendly California amid strained relations between his country and the U.S. over President Donald Trump's border wall and immigration and trade proposals. The trip aims to awaken Mexico's so-called natural allies and send a message to Washington that the countries ought to...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 8- Days after President Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, Mayara Pena still has a lot of unanswered questions. On Tuesday, Pena, who came to the United States from Brazil as a teenager, learned that her authorization to work and protection from deportation under DACA will lapse in 2019, before the car...

  • Immigrants' rights demonstrators march in protest of President Trump's decision on DACA on September 7, 2017 in the Queens borough of New York City.

    Trump administration's DACA repeal could reduce U.S. economic output and hurt the labor market, USA Today reports.

  • President Donald Trump makes an announcement on the introduction of the Reforming American Immigration for a Strong Economy (RAISE) Act in the Roosevelt Room at the White House on August 2, 2017 in Washington, DC.

    The Trump's administration's move to cut a program for children illegal immigrants generated a cheeky editorial from state press in China.

  • *Senate passes disaster aid, fiscal package; sends to House. WASHINGTON, Sept 7- President Donald Trump on Thursday embraced a suggestion from the Senate's top Democrat to end congressional battles over the U.S. debt ceiling, a day after he stunned fellow Republicans by striking a major budget deal with the opposition party. The Senate voted 80-17 to approve the...