Immigrant families illegally crossing into US will be detained together under @POTUS exec order, reports @Reuters
Parents with children will be given precedence in immigration proceedings, according to @WhiteHouse official
AP Sources: Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen heads to the White House to discuss an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct DHS to keep families apprehended at the border together during detention
Executive action on immigration and child separation being considered by @POTUS, reports @FoxNews.
@POTUS "asked us to pass this legislation which stops this policy for good," adds @SpeakerRyan. "You've got to change the law to make sure custody stays with DHS."
It's a "false choice" between securing border and separating families, adds @SpeakerRyan
"We don't think families should be separated. Period," says @SpeakerRyan. "It's about custody."
US House of Representatives to vote tomorrow on immigration legislation, announces @SpeakerRyan
"That's a ridiculous assertion" children being used as leverage to secure votes for immigration reform legislation, replies @SpeakerRyan to reporter's question
Tornado Warning including Harlingen TX, Weslaco TX, Mercedes TX until 6:00 AM CDT
Tornado Warning including Harlingen TX, San Benito TX, La Paloma TX until 4:45 AM CDT
Trump told House Republicans he backs both immigration bills: White House
In @NFIB speech. @POTUS says Mexico making "an unbelievable amount of money" and that doesn't include the money from illegal drugs.
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has called on the U.S. to end its "unconscionable" policy to "punish" and separate children from migrant parents entering the country
: Thank you for all of the compliments on getting the World Cup to come to the U.S.A., Mexico and Canada. I worked hard on this, along with a Great Team of talented people. We never fail, and it will be a great World Cup. A special thanks to Bob Kraft for excellent advice.
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Severe flooding in Mexico's Guanajuato City turns streets into rivers after dam overflows.
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Just over 24 hours after reaching Category 4 status, #Bud is a #tropical storm, and will continue to weaken before it. Los Cabos, Mexico, Thursday.
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U.S. Homeland Security Secretary @SecNielsen eyes Israel's Egypt border for Mexico wall ideas: radio
Shakes reported in Oaxaca, Oax.
Bud strenghtens into a major category 3 hurricane off Mexico; weakening forecast before reaching the Baja California peninsula - NHC
Mexico minister calls for 'flexibility' in reworking NAFTA
Hurricane Bud forms off the Pacific coast of Mexico, could impact the Baja California peninsula on Thursday - NHC
U.S. can sell pork to Mexico through import quota, despite tariffs: Mexico
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Hurricane Aletta rapidly strengthens into a category 2 storm off Mexico's Pacific coast
Mexico announces import tariffs for various US products, ranging from 20 per cent for pork to 25 per cent for steel.
On NAFTA, @POTUS seriously considering separate bilateral talks with Canada and Mexico, according to @larry_kudlow.
"We have strong relations with Mexico, Canada and EU," says @PressSec in response to question about international tensions over US tariffs.
: Farmers have not been doing well for 15 years. Mexico, Canada, China and others have treated them unfairly. By the time I finish trade talks, that will change. Big trade barriers against U.S. farmers, and other businesses, will finally be broken. Massive trade deficits no longer.
In call with Mexican President Peña Nieto, Canadian PM Trudeau joins Mexico and EU in announcing that Canada will "establish proportional reciprocal measures" in response to new US tariffs announced Thursday by the Trump admin.
Mexico announces retaliatory tariffs after US slaps duties on steel, aluminum