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Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 at 11:43 PM EDT

5 Immigrants Die in Car Accident After Border Patrol Chase

5 Immigrants Die in Car Accident After Border Patrol Chase

Authorities said five undocumented immigrants are dead following a chase involving Border Patrol agents. Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd said the crash happened off Highway 85 in Big Wells at about noon....

Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 at 12:26 PM EDT

Erosion of Immigrant Protections Began Trump's First Week

Erosion of Immigrant Protections Began Trump's First Week

The Trump administration's move to separate immigrant parents from their children on the U.S.-Mexico border has grabbed attention around the world, drawn scorn from human-rights organizations and overtaken...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 10:24 PM EDT

Immigrants Fleeing Gangs Prefer Taking Chance for US Asylum

Immigrants Fleeing Gangs Prefer Taking Chance for US Asylum

The MS-13 gang made Jose Osmin Aparicio's life so miserable in his native El Salvador that he had no choice but to flee in the dead of night with his wife and four children, leaving behind all their belongings...

Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 at 12:28 AM EDT

First Look at Texas Migrant Children Detainment Center

First Look at Texas Migrant Children Detainment Center

Migrant children separated from their parents at the border between the United States and Mexico were brought to an encampment at the Tornillo Port of Entry Friday. The U.S. government plans on harboring an...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:20 PM EDT

White House: Trump Supports GOP Leaders' Immigration Bill

White House: Trump Supports GOP Leaders' Immigration Bill

President Donald Trump ignited eleventh-hour confusion Friday over Republican efforts to push immigration legislation through the House, saying he wouldn't sign a "moderate" package. The White House later walked...

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 05:40 PM EDT

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Clergy Condemns AG Justifying Family Separation With Bible

Christian leaders are condemning Attorney General Jeff Sessions for quoting the Bible to justify separating families at the border, saying he misinterpreted scripture. Sessions pointed to a passage from the New...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 04:51 PM EDT

About 2K Minors Separated From Families at Border

About 2K Minors Separated From Families at Border

About 2,000 children have been separated from their families at the border over a six-week period during a crackdown on illegal entries, according to U.S. Department of Homeland Security figures obtained by The...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 11:11 AM EDT

Fact Check: Trump Admin Policy Is Forcing Family Separations

Fact Check: Trump Admin Policy Is Forcing Family Separations

President Donald Trump is refusing to take ownership of an immigration policy that is separating children from parents who are arrested for illegally crossing the border. His supporters in Congress are...

Thursday, Jun 14, 2018 at 11:45 PM EDT

House GOP Unveils Bill for Young Immigrants, $25B for Border

House GOP Unveils Bill for Young Immigrants, $25B for Border

House Republicans unveiled a "discussion draft" of a sweeping immigration bill that includes a path to citizenship for young immigrants, $25 billion in border security — including advance funds for President...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 06:11 PM EDT

Texas Man Buys Pizzas For Immigrants Found in Big Rig

Texas Man Buys Pizzas For Immigrants Found in Big Rig

A Texas man delivered boxes of pizza to dozens of undocumented immigrants who were found in the back of a tractor-trailer in San Antonio, Telemundo San Antonio reported. Armando Colunga saw a news report...

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Gunman Kills Man's Daughter and Co-Worker in Front of Him
Gunman Kills Man's Daughter and Co-Worker in Front of Him

A Delaware man celebrating his birthday witnessed a gunman kill his daughter and co-worker outside his Wilmington home over the weekend.

Rapper XXXTentacion Shot to Death in South Florida
Rapper XXXTentacion Shot to Death in South Florida

South Florida rapper XXXTentacion has died after he was shot in Deerfield Beach, Florida, Monday, officials said. The 20-year-old singer, whose real name is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, was shot outside Riva...

Outrage Over Family Separations Grows, But Trump Stands Firm
Outrage Over Family Separations Grows, But Trump Stands Firm

An unapologetic President Donald Trump defended his administration's border-protection policies in the face of rising national outrage over the forced separation of migrant children from their parents....

NBC10 Responds: Beware of 'Neighbor Spoofing'
NBC10 Responds: Beware of 'Neighbor Spoofing'

Ever gotten a phone call from a number that's almost identical to your own? It was likely an example of "neighbor spoofing," a tactic used by scam artists.

UPS Workers Threaten to Strike
UPS Workers Threaten to Strike

UPS workers who are demanding a fair contract are threatening to strike. We take a look at the potential impact a strike would have on our area.

After Heated 2-Hour Hearing, No Decision for Meek Mill
After Heated 2-Hour Hearing, No Decision for Meek Mill

"We knew justice would not be done today," Mill's lawyer said outside the courthouse. "This is far from over."