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Trump’s immigration sweeps in major cities expected to begin

CHICAGO (AP) – The Trump administration’s nationwide crackdown on immigrants is expected to begin this weekend, targeting migrant families in cities across the country. The sweeps were expected to start Sunday, but New York City Mayor [...]

Donald Trump wins first legal battle over sanctuary cities

A federal appeals court sided Friday with the Trump administration’s effort to punish sanctuary cities, ruling that the federal government can reward communities that cooperate with ICE on deportations. At stake are policing grants, which [...]

Protesters disrupt House session over sanctuary cities bill

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – A loud group of chanting protesters disrupted a Florida House session over proposals to ban sanctuary cities for immigrants, limit felon voting rights and other controversial bills. Chanting slogans such as “stand [...]

Central Florida cities among fastest growing in US

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – When it came to population growth last year, cities in central Florida grew by stadiums. Metro Orlando grew by 60,000 residents last year, almost as large as the number of people who can fit into the city’s Camping [...]

White House messaging falls in line with Trump’s sanctuary cities proposal

“Let’s spread out some of that burden and let’s put it in some of those other locations,” White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said of undocumented immigrants. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo White House Administration [...]

Libby Schaaf, Oakland mayor, calls Donald Trump’s bluff on sanctuary cities threat

The mayor of Oakland told President Trump that, contrary to his claims about sanctuary cities, her city would welcome any illegal immigrants without exception. Mr. Trump noted in a tweet that Mayor Libby Schaaf had denounced as an “abuse [...]

Trump threatens to send undocumented immigrants to sanctuary cities

“We are indeed, as reported, giving strong considerations to placing Illegal Immigrants in Sanctuary Cities only,” President Donald Trump wrote in a series of tweets. | Alex Wong/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Arkansas lawmakers send governor ‘sanctuary cities’ ban

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Arkansas lawmakers have sent Gov. Asa Hutchinson legislation cutting off funding to “sanctuary cities” that don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities over his objections that the measure could [...]

Arkansas panel advances anti-‘sanctuary cities’ proposal

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – A proposal to cut off funding to Arkansas cities that don’t cooperate with federal immigration authorities or that prevent law enforcement from asking people if they’re in the country legally is heading to [...]

Erdogan Appears to Suffer Major Defeats in Turkey’s Two Biggest Cities

ISTANBUL — President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s party on Sunday was facing defeat in local elections in the Turkish capital, Ankara, and possibly even Istanbul, its largest city, a result that shook the nation as Mr. Erdogan suffered [...]