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Talks Underway To Re-Open Former Tent-City Prison As An Immigrant Detention Center

Could the former tent-city prison near Raymondville revert to its original purpose? According to the operator of the still-closed prison, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement Bureau has expressed interest in using it again for an immigrant detention center. ICE is said to considering the idea in light of an expected increase in immigrant detentions coming […]


Russia’s Ambassador To United Nations Dies In NYC At 64

(AP) – Russian officials say its ambassador to the United Nations has died suddenly in New York City. Vitaly Churkin was 64. Russia’s deputy U.N. ambassador, Vladimir Safronkov, told The Associated Press that Churkin became ill in his office at Russia’s U.N. mission and was taken to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, where he died Monday. His […]


Erdogan Alleged Assassination Attempt Trial Opens In Turkey

(AP) – A trial has opened in southern Turkey for 47 people accused of attempting to kill President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the night of the failed coup, while he was vacationing with his family. The suspects – 37 of them former military personnel – face possible life sentences on charges that include attempted assassination, […]