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Border Patrol Warns of Dangers Immigrants Face in Summer Months

Border Patrol Warns of Dangers Immigrants Face in Summer Months

After the tragedy in San Antonio where over 50 immigrants were found dead in an abandoned tractor-trailer, we see the dangers those crossing illegally face. Broder Patrol gives its warning.

June 29th, 5:01 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey
Abortion Bans are Challenging Laws Already in the Books

Abortion Bans are Challenging Laws Already in the Books

In the latest flurry of activity across the U.S. - following the Supreme Court Decision overturning Roe V. Wade - Challenges on laws already on the books are playing out differently in lower courts. Roughly half of all states are expected to prohibit or l

June 29th, 8:28 AM CDT
California land taken from Black couple returned

California land taken from Black couple returned

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to return ownership of prime California beachfront property to descendants of a Black couple who built a resort for African Americans but were stripped of the land in the 19-20s.The board voted 5-0

June 29th, 8:42 AM CDT
Train Deaths Update

Train Deaths Update

We're learning more in the Amtrak train derailment in Missouri Monday that killed four people and injured 150 more. According to the National Transportation Safety Board, the collision with a truck that set off the derailment happened at a crossing with n

June 29th, 8:21 AM CDT
A Look at Dangers of Traveling in Trailers, After Masses Discovered Dead in TX

A Look at Dangers of Traveling in Trailers, After Masses Discovered Dead in TX

Authorities discovered dozens of immigrants had died in the heat inside a trailer in San Antonio, Texas. We have an in-depth look at how hot it can get inside.

June 28th, 5:01 PM CDT by Frank McCaffrey
46 Migrants Found Dead in TX Truck

46 Migrants Found Dead in TX Truck

More than 40 people were found dead inside a semi-trailer, in what is thought to be a botched migrant smuggling attempt. And this find may be one of the deadliest smuggling tragedies in recent decades. Around 100 people in total were in the trailer locate

June 28th, 7:10 AM CDT

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Justice Department to investigate NYPD sex crimes unit

Justice Department to investigate NYPD sex crimes unit

The U.S. Justice Department says it is investigating the New York Police Department's treatment of sex crime victims after receiving reports of deficiencies for more than a decade.

10 hrs 12 mins ago
Judge to block Florida abortion ban; Kentucky ban on hold

Judge to block Florida abortion ban; Kentucky ban on hold

A judge cleared the way Thursday for abortions to resume in Kentucky, temporarily blocking the state’s near-total ban on the procedure that was triggered by the Supreme Court ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade.

13 hrs 47 mins ago
Abortion ruling prompts variety of reactions from states

Abortion ruling prompts variety of reactions from states

The U.S. Supreme Court has overturned Roe v. Wade, the 1973 decision that had provided a constitutional right to abortion.

June 24th, 9:53 AM CDT
Tweaked COVID boosters in US must target newer omicron types

Tweaked COVID boosters in US must target newer omicron types

U.S. regulators are telling COVID-19 vaccine makers to tweak any booster doses intended for fall so they protect against the newest omicron relatives.

12 hrs 12 mins ago
Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

Alabama cites abortion ruling in transgender medication case

Alabama  is using the U.S. Supreme Court decision on abortion to argue that the state should also be able to ban gender-affirming medical treatments for transgender youth.

10 hrs 42 mins ago
New York lawmakers to vote on new gun rules following ruling

New York lawmakers to vote on new gun rules following ruling

New York lawmakers plan to vote Thursday on legislation seeking to limit the proliferation of firearms in public after the Supreme Court gutted the state’s century-old handgun licensing law.

9 hrs 22 mins ago
Arizona county had largest white, Black, Hispanic growth

Arizona county had largest white, Black, Hispanic growth

Metro Phoenix’s Maricopa County had among the biggest growth in white, Black and Hispanic residents last year, as well as the biggest increase overall of any U.S. county.

14 hrs 27 mins ago
Buttigieg launches $1B pilot to build racial equity in roads

Buttigieg launches $1B pilot to build racial equity in roads

Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg is launching a $1 billion pilot program aimed at helping reconnect cities and neighborhoods racially segregated or divided by road projects.

18 hrs 48 mins ago

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