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Trump Warns That Rising Border Crossings May Require an Extra $1.4 Billion

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has warned Congress that the flow of unaccompanied migrant children at…

Trump Administration Flying Migrants Out of Texas to Ease Overcrowding at Border

WASHINGTON — Hundreds of migrants are being flown from South Texas to holding cells in California…

Trump’s Immigration Plan Gets a Rose Garden Rollout and a Cool Reception

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s Rose Garden speech outlining a major overhaul of the nation’s immigration system…

Air Marshals Are the Latest Officials Diverted to the Border to Handle the Surge of Migrants

WASHINGTON — The Department of Homeland Security has pulled federal agents from airports, from legal border…

New Statue of Liberty Museum Illuminates a Forgotten History

Each year about 4.5 million people shuffle off the ferries that service Liberty Island to see…

Trump Immigration Plan Emphasizes Immigrants’ Skills Over Family Ties

WASHINGTON — President Trump will unveil on Thursday a plan to overhaul parts of the nation’s…

Anti-Semitic Crime Rises in Germany, and Far Right Is Blamed

BERLIN — Anti-Semitic crime and hate crime targeting foreigners each increased by almost 20 percent in…

Voter Snapshots: Australians Weigh in

In the week before the Australian election, we’re sending a daily Voter Snapshot to subscribers of…

Luring Refugees: N.Y. Cities Desperate for People Try a New Strategy

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Kyrgyzstan Dispatch: A Mennonite Town in Muslim Central Asia Holds On Against the Odds

ROT FRONT, Kyrgyzstan — Each Sunday morning, a rickety white bus wheezes down the main street…

Pentagon Shifts $1.5 Billion to Border Wall From Afghan War Budget and Other Military Projects

WASHINGTON — The acting defense secretary, Patrick Shanahan, notified Congress on Friday that he intended to…

HUD Says Its Proposed Limit on Public Housing Aid Could Displace 55,000 Children

WASHINGTON — Thousands of legal residents and citizens, including 55,000 children who are in the country…

A New Revolution? Mexico Still Waiting as López Obrador Nears Half-Year Mark

MEXICO CITY — After his landslide victory last year, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador of Mexico…

Critic’s Pick: ‘The River and the Wall’ Review: Taking a Side on the Rio Grande

“The River and the Wall” comes on as innocent and glossy as a travelogue, but its…

Pentagon Has Redirected Money to Build 256 Miles of Border Barriers, Shanahan Says

WASHINGTON — The Pentagon has redirected enough money to build 256 miles of barriers along the…