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United States

Mica Rosenberg

Special Report: Almost Home - COVID-19 ensnares elderly ICE detainee from Canada

Aug 14 2020

NEW YORK James Hill often told his family he just wanted to live moment to moment, like a Buddhist monk. He said it was the only way to survive 14 years in prison after being given a sentence he believed was unjust. But as his release date neared this spring, his nieces and nephews started encouraging their 72-year-old "Uncle Jim" to start thinking about the future.

With election looming, Trump hardens stance against 'Dreamer' immigrant program

Jul 29 2020

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump's administration, bolstering his tough immigration stance in an election year, said on Tuesday it will reject any new applications for the so-called 'Dreamer' immigrant program and shorten the deportation protections of those whose eligibility is soon to expire. | Video

Trump orders voting districts to exclude people in U.S. illegally

Jul 21 2020

By Nick Brown, Mica Rosenberg, Mimi Dwyer and Alexandra Alper | Video

U.S. immigration officials spread coronavirus with detainee transfers

Jul 17 2020

NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES Public health specialists have for months warned the U.S. government that shuffling detainees among immigration detention centers will expose people to COVID-19 and help spread the disease.

INSIGHT-US immigration officials spread coronavirus with detainee transfers

Jul 17 2020

NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES, July 17 Public health specialists have for months warned the U.S. government that shuffling detainees among immigration detention centers will expose people to COVID-19 and help spread the disease.

In surprise move, Trump administration reverses course on barring many foreign students

Jul 15 2020

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON In a stunning reversal of policy, the Trump administration on Tuesday abandoned a plan that would have forced out tens of thousands of foreign students following widespread condemnation of the move and pressure from colleges and major businesses. | Video

Nearly 1,000 U.S. immigration detention centre employees test positive for coronavirus

Jul 13 2020

NEW YORK More than 930 employees of private contractors running U.S. immigration detention centres have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to congressional testimony given by company executives on Monday.

Nearly 1,000 U.S. immigration detention center employees test positive for coronavirus

Jul 13 2020

NEW YORK More than 930 employees of private contractors running U.S. immigration detention centers have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to congressional testimony given by company executives on Monday.

Nearly 1,000 U.S. immigration detention center employees test positive for coronavirus

Jul 13 2020

NEW YORK, July 13 More than 880 employees of private contractors running U.S. immigration detention centers have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, according to congressional testimony given by company executives of Monday.

U.S. colleges scramble after new Trump order on foreign students

Jul 08 2020

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON Many U.S. colleges were scrambling on Tuesday to modify plans for the fall semester in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic a day after the Trump administration issued an order that could force tens of thousands of foreign students to leave the country if their schools hold all classes online. | Video

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