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Photo credit Peace Bridge Plaza (American side). October 17, 2018. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
WBEN Newsroom
August 14, 2020 - 11:47 am
US-Canadian border to remain closed until late-September… Acting DHS Secretary Wolf announces extension
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Photo credit Peace Bridge Plaza (American side). October 17, 2018. (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Trump lets New Yorkers back into federal travelers program… NEXUS applications had been halted under previous rule
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Report: US/Canadian Border to remain closed until August 21… Border has been closed to recreational travel since March
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 19, 2020 - 1:17 pm
Closure of the US-Canada border to non-essential travel has been extended once again, and will remain in effect until June 21. The decision was made jointly by both countries.
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CBS News
October 08, 2019 - 6:07 pm
President Trump's border security chief touted the fourth consecutive month of lower numbers of apprehensions along the U.S.-Mexico border, but he also revealed that arrests of border-crossing migrants approached 1 million over the past 12 months. U.S. border officials apprehended or turned away...
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Donald Trump
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
April 30, 2019 - 12:50 pm
President Donald Trump is proposing charging asylum seekers a fee to process their applications as he continues to try to crack down on the surge of Central American migrants seeking to cross into the U.S.
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FILE - This Aug. 9, 2018, file photo, provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, shows a scene from a tour of South Texas Family Residential Center in Dilley, Texas. Months after the Trump administration ended the general policy of separating parents and children, advocates and members of Congress are questioning the treatment of children who cross the U.S.-Mexico border with other relatives - grandparents, uncles and aunts, and adult siblings. (Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP, File)
February 21, 2019 - 1:06 am
HOUSTON (AP) — Months after the Trump administration announced an end to its widescale separation of migrant parents and children, the policy remains a heated issue in the courts and at the border as critics contend the government is still needlessly breaking up immigrant families. The Texas Civil...
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Pelosi Schumer
AP Photo/Alex Brandon
January 09, 2019 - 7:23 am
Top congressional Democrats said President Donald Trump "has chosen fear" in his drive to build a southern border wall and called on him to reopen the government shuttered because of the standoff over his demand for money for the barrier.
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Donald Trump Oval Office
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
December 26, 2018 - 4:00 pm
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that parts of the federal government will stay closed until Democrats agree to put up more walls along the U.S.-Mexico border to deter criminal elements. He said he's open to calling the wall something else as long as he ends up with an actual wall.
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Border
AP Photo/Christian Torres, File
December 26, 2018 - 9:14 am
U.S. Customs and Border Protection ordered medical checks on every child in its custody Tuesday after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died, marking the second death of an immigrant child in the agency's care this month.
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