U.S. lawmakers' inability to reach an agreement on immigration policy is at least partly to blame for a crisis that has seen thousands of children flee Honduras for the U.S. border, Honduran President Juan Hernandez said on Thursday.
White House officials expressed growing alarm on Thursday that Congress may not soon approve PresidentBarack Obama's emergency request for $3.7 billion to tackle the child migration crisis on the southern border of the United States.
U.S. Senate Democrats on Tuesday proposed cutting $1 billion from President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency funding request to deal with a surge of some 57,000 undocumented Central American children across the southern border.
According to a CNN report, Wawona Packaging Co has issued a recall of some of its fruits that were packed at its warehouses in Cutler, California between the dates June 1 and July 12 due to potential Listeria monocytogenes contamination. The affected stores in this latest food contamination crisis are Costco, Trader Joe's, Kroger or Walmart stores, the report said.
A federal judge has thrown out a U.S. Senator's legal challenge to a part of President Barack Obama'shealthcare law that grants health insurance subsidies for members of Congress and their staffs.
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner on Thursday expressed doubts Congress would agree by the end of this month on an emergency response to the crisis involving an influx of thousands of child migrants at the U.S. southern border.
Honduran officials on Wednesday called for U.S. aid to Central America to reduce violence that has fueled a surge of child migration to the United States, with the foreign minister calling for a "mini-Marshall plan" to attack the broader underlying problems.
A recent University of California study showed that the current drought ravaging California this year is causing the "greatest absolute reduction in water availability for California agriculture ever seen."
U.S. President Barack Obama told Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday he wants U.S.-Chinese relations defined by more cooperation and a constructive management of differences during a phone call in which Iran and North Korea were discussed.
The federal government has suspended its plan to send the San Diego area hundreds of the Central American migrants who have been flooding into Texas illegally from Mexico, U.S. Border Patrol officials said on Thursday.
And you thought the polar vortex was over and done with.
President Barack Obama rejected demands from Texas Governor Rick Perry and others that he visit the border where a child migrant crisis is unfolding and said his critics should get behind his request for $3.7 billion if they want to solve the problem.
Who knew this man had a lot of passion in him? Did all that "amore" lead to his premature death? Ironically, a heart attack ended his life two years into his term.
The director of New Jersey's response to Superstorm Sandy stepped down on Tuesday, almost two years after the storm tore through the state, and was replaced by his deputy, Governor Chris Christie's office said.
We're not sure what surprise awaits participants, but what we do know is that a parade of TV shows will be making its way through the California-based convention.