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Border Patrol Allegedly Turning Down Donations of Soap, Diapers, Toys At Texas Facilities Housing Migrant Children 25.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Six people purchased $340 of soap, diapers, wipes and toys and drove to the Border Patrol station in Clint, Texas to deliver the items but were unable to do so.
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Denver hosts “heroes” for their efforts combating human trafficking 25.6.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Eight people selected by the U.S. Department of State's as Trafficking In Persons Report Heroes visited Denver on Monday to discuss their efforts to combat human trafficking and learn from officials in the Denver District Attorney's Office and Denver Police Department.
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Second American Military Member Found Dead Along Southern Border 25.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Foul play is not suspected for the service member found near the Arizona town of Ajo on Sunday.
Migrant woman and 3 children are among those found dead near Rio Grande in Texas 25.6.2019 LA Times: Nation

The FBI is investigating the deaths of what appeared to be a migrant woman and three children, whose bodies were found near the Rio Grande in south Texas, amid a surge in migrant families.

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents found the bodies late Sunday in the Las Palomas Wildlife Management...

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Government moves migrant kids after poor conditions exposed 25.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
The U.S. government has removed most of the children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas following reports that more than 300 children were detained there, caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation.
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Migrant woman and 3 children found dead in Rio Grande in Texas 24.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The FBI is investigating the deaths of what appeared to be a migrant woman and three children, whose bodies were found near the Rio Grande in South Texas, amid a surge in migrant families.

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents found the bodies late Sunday in the Las Palomas Wildlife Management...

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Border Patrol Agents Find Woman and Three Children Dead Near U.S.-Mexico Border 24.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Border Patrol agents found the bodies of two infants, a toddler and a 20-year-old woman, according to local law enforcement in Hidalgo County.
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Texas to Send 1,000 Additional Troops to Mexican Border 22.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The National Guard troops will assist Border Control and help facilitate commercial traffic coming across the border.
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Texas sending 1,000 more National Guard troops to the border 22.6.2019 LA Times: Nation

Texas is sending 1,000 more National Guard troops to its border with Mexico in response to the continuing influx of migrants, many of them families.

“The crisis at our southern border is unlike anything we’ve witnessed before and has put an enormous strain on the existing resources we have in place,”...

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Trump Administration Slammed Over 'Cruel' Treatment of Migrant Children, As Kids Describe Lack of Food, Water, Sanitation 21.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"The crisis at our southern border is a total meltdown and a clear indication of a system failing to meet the basic humanitarian needs of children under CBP's custody and responsibility," said Democratic Rep. Raul Ruiz.
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Mexican megachurch leader returns to court in sex abuse case 21.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

The leader of Mexican megachurch La Luz del Mundo is scheduled to return to court Friday in a child rape and human trafficking case.

Naason Joaquin Garcia and his co-defendants were arrested earlier this month on suspicion of child rape, statutory rape, molestation, human trafficking, child pornography...

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Border Patrol Chief 'Extremely Offended' Over Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Concentration Camp Comments 21.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"I personally find [concentration camp remarks] offensive," Carla Provost said. "My men and women, as well as the men and women in [Immigration and Customs Enforcement], are doing the best that they can with the limited resources that they have."
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Lawyers: 250 children held in bad conditions at Texas border 21.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A traumatic and dangerous situation is unfolding for some 250 infants, children and teens locked up for up to 27 days without adequate food, water and sanitation, according to a legal team that interviewed dozens of children at a Border Patrol station in Texas.
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New ‘Scooby Doo’ trailer turns Chris Paul, Sia and Wonder Woman into cartoons 20.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green
What do basketball player Chris Paul , singer-songwriter Sia and Amazonian superhero Wonder Woman have in common? They will all be making cartoon cameos in “Scooby Doo and Guess Who?” Boomerang released a first-look trailer for the upcoming “Scooby Doo” series on Thursday, showing the meddling ...
Texas Dedicates Nearly $1 Billion to Secure its Border With Mexico 18.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The money includes boats on the Rio Grande, and planes to help detect "the drug cartels that are trying to smuggle people into our country," Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said.
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YouTube rapper arrested in human trafficking case as police seek more victims 17.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Officials are seeking victims of human trafficking linked to a YouTube rapper from Los Angeles who was arrested last week on charges of pimping and pandering an Orange County woman.

Angel Ortiz Diamond, 31, was charged with one felony count of pimping and one felony count of pandering. Diamond,...

Facebook Just Blindfolded War Crimes Investigators | Opinion 17.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Eliminating Graph Search is a disaster for human rights groups—and we were never even asked.
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Exclusive: Single Migrant Adults in CBP Detention Growing By 1,000 a Week, Documents Show 14.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Documents obtained by Newsweek show the number of single, adult migrants in U.S. custody has grown every week by 1,000 along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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A California desert town sees surge in migrants as border crisis worsens 12.6.2019 LA Times: Commentary

The little boy playing in the parking lot of a Seventh-day Adventist Church here was startled when three U.S. Customs and Border Protection vehicles pulled in.

Favio Ferreira, a 7-year-old from Guatemala, ran inside to tell the others.

“Come, come, la migra!” he said.

But the agents weren’t there...

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Mal acuerdo para México. Bueno para Trump 12.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

En el reciente acuerdo para evitar que Estados Unidos impusiera un arancel a las exportaciones mexicanas, hasta lo que se conoce el día de hoy, México acepta compromisos explícitos en el control de la migración hacia Estados Unidos. Más aún, México admite someterse a una evaluación estadounidense...

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