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One in life-threatening condition after crash involving a motorcycle in southeast Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus Police say one person is in life-threatening condition after a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle.

It happened around 4:08pm near the intersection of Refugee Road and Courtright Road. 50 more words


Boat with Rohingya refugees capsizes, killing 5 as more flee

KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh (AP) — A trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar capsized, killing at least five people, as the country’s leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, blamed a misinformation campaign for fueling a crisis the U.N. 858 more words


Justices allow strict refugee ban but say grandparents OK

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says the Trump administration can strictly enforce its ban on refugees, but at the same time is leaving in place a weakened travel ban that includes grandparents among relatives who can help visitors from six mostly Muslim countries get into the U.S. 459 more words


More court challenges expected for Pres. Trump's new travel ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — A scaled-back version of President Donald Trump’s travel ban is now in force, stripped of provisions that brought protests and chaos at airports worldwide in January yet still likely to generate a new round of court fights. 987 more words


CPD investigating homicide in southeast Columbus

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Police say they believe the death of a man in southeast Columbus was a homicide.

According to Columbus police, 34-year-old Jason K. Sunderland was found dead around 2:39pm in the 4500 block of Refugee Road. 85 more words


Refugee resettlement office closing in Columbus amid Trump's executive order

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – A non-profit that helps resettle refugees and offers humanitarian aid is shutting down after five years in Columbus.

It’s one of five World Relief offices… 460 more words


Hundreds gather in Milwaukee for 'Day without Latinos' march

MILWAUKEE, WI (WCMH) — Hundreds of people are marching on the Milwaukee County Courthouse in a march they’ve titled “A Day Without Latinos, Immigrants and Refugees.” 107 more words