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Trump Announces $19 Billion Relief Program for Farmers, Ranchers

Trump Announces $19 Billion Relief Program for Farmers, Ranchers

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY President Donald Trump on Friday announced a $19 billion relief program for those in the agriculture industry who are economically impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 Food Assistance Program includes $16 billion in direct payments to farmers, ranchers and producers, and $3 billion for the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to purchase fresh produce, dairy, and […]

Anyone Who Leaves New York City Must Self-Quarantine for 14 Days: White House Officials

Anyone Who Leaves New York City Must Self-Quarantine for 14 Days: White House Officials

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY Any person who has left New York City and the New York Metro area must self-quarantine for 14 days since the time they left the area, White House officials announced Tuesday. “We remain deeply concerned about New York City and the New York metro area,” White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Debbie Birx said. “About 56 […]

Trump Says No Funds For Sanctuary Cities Following Court Ruling

Trump Says No Funds For Sanctuary Cities Following Court Ruling

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY President Donald Trump has announced that his administration will withhold funds from sanctuary cities in line with a February court ruling that decided the government can do so to states that don’t comply with federal immigration policies. “As per recent Federal Court ruling, the Federal Government will be withholding funds from Sanctuary Cities. They should change […]

California Declares State of Emergency in All 58 Counties Over Coronavirus

California Declares State of Emergency in All 58 Counties Over Coronavirus

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday proclaimed a state of emergency due to the outbreak of new coronavirus, which now has 53 confirmed cases across the state. In a statement, the governor said that California “is deploying every level of government to help identify cases and slow the spread of this coronavirus.” The declaration is to […]

POLITICS | Appeals Court Suspends Own Order After Halting Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Policy

POLITICS | Appeals Court Suspends Own Order After Halting Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ Asylum Policy

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY A federal appeals court has suspended an order that would block an immigration policy requiring asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while a court processes their claims. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals granted a request on Friday from the Trump administration to pause its ruling from earlier in […]

First American Dies From Coronavirus

First American Dies From Coronavirus

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY   A U.S. citizen who was diagnosed with the new coronavirus has died in Wuhan, China, in what appears to be the first known and confirmed death of an American from the viral outbreak. “We can confirm that a 60-year-old U.S. citizen diagnosed with coronavirus died at a hospital in Wuhan, China, on Feb. 6,” […]

Judge Rules in Favor of Trump Administration on Separating Families at Border

Judge Rules in Favor of Trump Administration on Separating Families at Border

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY   A U.S. federal judge ruled that the Trump administration is operating within its authority when deciding to separate illegal immigrants who enter the country as family units at the U.S.-Mexico border. U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw in San Diego, California, said in a 26-page decision (pdf) on Monday that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) […]

South Texas Private Border Wall Construction Project Can Proceed, Federal Judge Rules

South Texas Private Border Wall Construction Project Can Proceed, Federal Judge Rules

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY A federal judge ruled on Thursday that a privately-funded U.S.-Mexico border wall construction project in south Texas can proceed. Southern District of Texas Judge Randy Crane lifted a temporary restraining order that he issued on Dec. 5 after the U.S. government sued to stop the construction project. He also denied a separate request for a restraining […]

Head of Iran Quds Force Qassem Soleimani Killed in Baghdad Strike

Head of Iran Quds Force Qassem Soleimani Killed in Baghdad Strike

    BY MELANIE SUN AND MIMI NGUYEN LY The Iranian regime’s top military, Qassem Soleimani, has been killed following reports at least three Katyusha rocket strikes on Iraqi military base and drone strikes near Baghdad International Airport early Friday morning. Iraqi TV and three Iraqi officials officials confirmed that Soleimani, who is the head of Iran’s elite Quds Force […]

Federal Judge Blocks Trump From Diverting $3.6 Billion in Military Funds Toward Border Wall

Federal Judge Blocks Trump From Diverting $3.6 Billion in Military Funds Toward Border Wall

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY A federal judge has blocked the Trump administration from diverting $3.6 billion in military funds toward the construction of the border wall. Judge David Briones of the Western District of Texas issued a permanent nationwide injunction (pdf) on Tuesday, ruling that the administration’s move to redirect the funds is “unlawful.” The administration is expected […]

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