CORINTO, Honduras — Clad in flak jackets and bearing automatic rifles and side arms, elite forces are scouring the ragged countryside that straddles this border between Honduras and Guatemala. 904 more words
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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — States with established Central American immigrant communities have received the most children released to sponsors this year after being arrested unaccompanied at the U.S.-Mexico border, according to federal data released Thursday. 500 more words
Gov. Deal: 'Unconscionable' White House Failed To Pick Up Phone To Tell Us Immigrants Were Being Sent To Georgia
ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta/AP) — Georgia’s governor on Thursday chided the president in a letter for failing to communicate with the governor’s office before sending unaccompanied young migrants to the state. 396 more words
WASHINGTON (CBSDC/AP) — President Barack Obama is summoning Central American leaders to the White House to discuss the influx of young immigrants from their countries to the U.S., hoping to show presidential action even as Congress remains deeply split over proposals to stem the crisis on the border. 677 more words
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they’re fleeing violent gangs in Central America.
Experts, however, say those gangs are actually a byproduct of U.S. 707 more words