Inside a Florida migrant facility that’s become a stop for presidential candidates

Inside a Florida migrant facility that’s become a stop for presidential candidates

As calls for action on the border crisis grow louder, a facility housing thousands of unaccompanied migrant children in Florida has become a major stop for Democratic presidential candidates. The facility in Homestead holds 2,300 immigrant children in a massive compound tucked behind a chain link fence. Posted on the fence is a stern warning:…

New law lets California suspend a horse race for safety reasons

New law lets California suspend a horse race for safety reasons

New legislation is in place granting California the authority to suspend a horse race for safety reasons. State Senate Bill 469 allows for California’s Horse Racing Board to suspend horse racing licenses if the board deems, it necessary to protect the safety of horses or riders. Gov. Gavin Newsom signed the bill Wednesday, weeks after…

A boy was bullied with anti-immigrant taunts. His mom was beaten when she defended him

A boy was bullied with anti-immigrant taunts. His mom was beaten when she defended him

A 13-year-old New Jersey boy faces assault charges for allegedly attacking the mother of a classmate, after the classmate reported him to school officials for anti-immigrant taunts, the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office said in a media release. The mother, identified as Beronica Ruiz by her attorney, Daniel Santiago, told authorities she was walking down a…

San Francisco school will cover up a mural depicting slaves and dead Native Americans

San Francisco school will cover up a mural depicting slaves and dead Native Americans

When Amy Anderson and her son walked into George Washington High School years ago they felt a gut-wrenching reaction, coming face to face with a larger than life mural depicting images of slavery and dead Native Americans. Tuesday evening, after decades of debate and outcry, the San Francisco Unified School District unanimously voted to cover…