(PHILADELPHIA) -- A second busload of migrants from Texas arrived in Philadelphia this week, despite the city's plea for coordination with the state amid Gov. Greg Abbott's ongoing efforts to send asylum-seekers to Democratic-led areas, a city spokesperson said. A Nov. 17 letter from Philadelphia... Read More.
(KEY WEST, Fla.) -- Five migrants have died and another five are missing after a boat capsized off the coast of Florida, the US Coast Guard said in a statement. A group of migrants was traveling in a homemade boat when it capsized 50 miles... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A federal judge on Tuesday struck down a Trump-era policy of rapidly expelling migrants from the border in the name of pandemic health precautions. The order relied on a decades-old public health law known as Title 42 and was implemented by Donald Trump's... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Giorgia Meloni, leader of Fratelli d'Italia (Brothers of Italy), will become the first female prime minister in Italy’s history. Her election last month will move the country to the far right for the first time since Benito Mussolini’s fall during World War... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for over a dozen migrants after their vessel sank off the coast of Florida as Hurricane Ian was moving through the region, authorities said. U.S. Border Patrol agents responded Wednesday to a migrant landing in Stock... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The number of arrests or detentions of migrants at the border this fiscal year remains at a record high, according to data released Monday -- as Republicans level sharp criticism at the Biden administration, even as the White House says it is... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- New York City Mayor Eric Adams on Sunday called for more "coordination" with the federal government and Govs. Greg Abbott, R-Texas, and Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., who are busing and flying newly arrived migrants to blue states across the country. "I traveled to... Read More.
Martha's Vineyard became the latest blue state location targeted by a Republican governor who transported undocumented migrants without any planning or warning to lawmakers. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis took credit for flying two planes with migrants to the Massachusetts island Wednesday as social service organizations... Read More.
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- Texas has spent over $12 million as of mid-August in busing migrants to New York City, Washington, D.C., and Chicago, a spokesperson for the Texas Division of Emergency Management told ABC News. The state agency utilizes a contract to charter the buses,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Department of Homeland Security took steps on Wednesday to codify the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program into regulatory policy -- even as a court case threatens to upend the ability of migrants who were brought illegally into the U.S.... Read More.
(NEW YORK)-- Thousands of migrants seeking asylum who endured a 2,000-mile journey over several days, with little to no belongings or family, aboard buses sent from Texas now find themselves facing challenges establishing their new lives in New York City. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, since... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott defended sending buses of migrants from the Texas-Mexico border to Democrat-led cities amid a feud with New York City Mayor Eric Adams, who accused Abbott of using migrants as “political pawns” amid a crisis on the southern... Read More.