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CDC Allows Child Migrant Facilities To Operate At 100% Capacity

CDC Allows Child Migrant Facilities To Operate At 100% Capacity

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Facilities housing migrant children will be allowed to operate at full capacity despite previous COVID-19 restrictions as border crossings continue to rise, a Health and Human Services spokesperson confirmed to the Daily Caller News Foundation Friday. A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) memo first reported by CNN granted permission for facilities managed […]

Border Patrol Rescues 6 Children From Sinking Raft

Border Patrol Rescues 6 Children From Sinking Raft

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Border Patrol rescued 13 illegal immigrants, including children, from a sinking raft in the Rio Grande Thursday morning, according to Customs and Border Protection. The illegal immigrants were stranded on an inflatable raft that began deflating, which had six children on board ranging from ages nine to 13 near Penitas, Texas, according to Customs and Border […]

A Private Prison Is Expected To Lose Its Federal Contract. No One Can Find Where Its Nearly 800 Inmates Can Go

A Private Prison Is Expected To Lose Its Federal Contract. No One Can Find Where Its Nearly 800 Inmates Can Go

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter A private prison is struggling to find facilities to take in nearly 800 inmates before its contract with the federal government expires in three months, Cleveland.com reported. CoreCivic operates the Northeast Ohio Correctional Center in Youngstown, Ohio, through a contract with the U.S. Marshals Service that expired Sunday, Cleveland.com reported. The company received […]

Biden Administration Won’t Allow Media To Tour Migrant Children Facility ‘Due To The COVID-19 Pandemic’

Biden Administration Won’t Allow Media To Tour Migrant Children Facility ‘Due To The COVID-19 Pandemic’

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter   Members of the media will not be able to visit migrant detention centers holding minors near the southern border due to COVID-19, a spokesperson told the Daily Caller News Foundation. Reporters will not be allowed inside the Carrizo Springs facility for unaccompanied minors that was recently opened under the Biden administration […]

Can You Return To Normal Life After The COVID-19 Vaccine?

Can You Return To Normal Life After The COVID-19 Vaccine?

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter The vaccination provides a level of security to participate in everyday activities like going to the grocery store, though others such as indoor dining and going to the movies should continue to be avoided, NBC New York reported. It is largely unknown whether people who have received both doses of the vaccine […]

160 Confederate Monuments Were Taken Down In 2020

160 Confederate Monuments Were Taken Down In 2020

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter At least 160 Confederate symbols including statues were removed from public spaces following the death of George Floyd in 2020, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center. Of the symbols removed 94 were Confederate monuments, including a statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee that was removed from the U.S. Capitol building […]

Armed Store Employees And Patrons Stop Gunman After 2 Were Fatally Shot

Armed Store Employees And Patrons Stop Gunman After 2 Were Fatally Shot

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Customers and employees at a gun shop opened fire on a gunman who killed two people and injured others in New Orleans, the Associated Press reported Saturday. Two people were fatally shot by a gunman at the Jefferson Gun Outlet where employees and patrons returned fire and killed the shooter, according to the AP. […]

January Border Arrests Reach Highest Level In A Decade As Some Migrants Expect Softer Treatment Under Biden

January Border Arrests Reach Highest Level In A Decade As Some Migrants Expect Softer Treatment Under Biden

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Over 75,000 illegal immigrants were apprehended for crossing the border into the U.S. last month, breaking record numbers for the highest number of January apprehensions in over a decade, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. The majority of illegal immigrants who were apprehended in January 2021 were single adults, though Border Patrol […]

Around 200 Illegal Immigrants Including Dozens Of Unaccompanied Children Apprehended At Border

Around 200 Illegal Immigrants Including Dozens Of Unaccompanied Children Apprehended At Border

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Around 200 illegal immigrants including at least 40 unaccompanied minors were apprehended in Mission, Texas after being smuggled into the U.S., according to border officials. The illegal immigrants were accompanied across the border by “human smugglers,” according to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Rio Grande Valley Chief Patrol Agent Brian Hastings. It was […]

Biden Ends Trump-Era Deals With Central American Countries To Reduce Asylum Claims At US Border

Biden Ends Trump-Era Deals With Central American Countries To Reduce Asylum Claims At US Border

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Arrangements made between the U.S. and three Central American countries to curb the number of asylum claims at the U.S. border were suspended Saturday, the Biden administration announced. The Asylum Cooperative Agreements that limited some asylum seekers from making claims in the U.S. and required them to instead seek asylum in El Salvador, […]