(HOUSTON) – Republican leaders in the House are scrambling to try and pass a bill to deal with the humanitarian crisis on our southern border before departing for the August recess. 254 more words
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Railroad documents released by the state Department of Public Safety show about 50 trains carrying crude oil from North Dakota are passing through Minnesota each week. 108 more words
The first group of 21 inmates were transported up to Kulani Correctional Facility in Hilo Monday morning.
The 280-acre facility reopened on July 1, 2014, after closing in 2009, resulting in the displacement of nearly 100 staff and the transfer of almost 200 Hawaii inmates to other state facilities. 207 more words
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry, a vocal critic of the White House’s response to the surge of children and families entering the U.S. illegally, plans to deploy as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border, a local lawmaker confirmed Monday. 707 more words
It was shut down four years ago as a way to save money.
But now Kulani Correctional Facility on the Big Island has re-opened, and will house up to 200 minimum security inmates. 361 more words
Two children are safe thanks to the quick thinking of a state sheriff.
A woman parked her car on Halekauwila St. Friday morning and got out to pay the parking meter with her two children, a 2-year-old and a five-month-old, in the back seat. 142 more words