Apprehensions at the southern border surpass 200,000 in August

(WASHINGTON) -- Customs and Border Protection encountered over 200,000 attempted crossings in August, fewer than the two-decade high seen in July, but still far more than in past years. While the Biden administration has asked for patience, some Republican lawmakers are sounding the alarm over... Read More.

August 31 – International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day was initiated in 2001 by Sally J Finn at the Salvation Army in St Kilda, Melbourne, Australia. Since then, many community members as well as government and non-government organizations around the world have held events to raise awareness and commemorate... Read More.