Fugitive Chinese govt officialnabbed, turned over to Beijing

Credit to Author: CATHERINE A. MODESTO| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 05:25:51 +0000

THE Bureau of Immigration (BI), together with the Presidential Anti-Corruption Commission (PACC), arrested a former Chinese government official wanted in Beijing for allegedly embezzling P11 billion. Immigration Commissioner Jaime Morente…READ

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Requests to bring in child brides OK’d; legal under US laws

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Sat, 12 Jan 2019 03:15:32 +0000

Requests to bring in child brides OK'd; legal under US laws

WASHINGTON — Thousands of requests by men to bring in child and adolescent brides to live in the United States were approved over the past decade, according to government data obtained by The Associated Press. In one case, a 49-year-old man applied for admission for a 15-year-old girl.

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At Mexican border, Trump moves closer to emergency declaration

Credit to Author: kadraneda| Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 03:23:02 +0000

At Mexican border, Trump moves closer to emergency declaration

Taking the shutdown fight to the Mexican border, President Donald Trump edged closer Thursday to declaring a national emergency.

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Trump insists on steel wall with Mexico in prime-time speech

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 06:19:07 +0000

Trump insists on steel wall with Mexico in prime-time speech

President Donald Trump used a prime-time address to the nation Tuesday to insist on $5.7 billion for a steel wall along the Mexican border that he said would stop the shedding of “American blood” by illegal immigrants.

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Trump ramps up Mexico wall row with speech, border visit

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 07 Jan 2019 22:45:03 +0000

US President Donald Trump speaks to the press as he departs the White House in Washington, DC, on January 6, 2019, for meetings at Camp David. - President Donald Trump stood firm Sunday on his demand for billions of dollars to fund a border wall with Mexico, which has forced a shutdown of the US government now entering its third week."We have to build the wall," Trump told reporters as he left the White House for the Camp David presidential retreat, while conceding that the barrier could be "steel instead of concrete." (Photo by Jim WATSON / AFP)

President Trump pushed for a climax in his fight over the US-Mexico border wall, announcing a primetime speech and a visit to the frontier.

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