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Cedar Attanasio - Associated PressAmy Taxin - Associated Press
U.S. agencies have been scrambling to find adequate facilities for migrants streaming across the border with Mexico, and the Border Patrol has been detaining some children for weeks as opposed to the court-mandated 72 hours.
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Colleen Long - Associated PressAmy Taxin - Associated Press
Immigrant rights advocates are speaking out, and this move is all but certain to trigger a court battle.
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Amy Taxin - Associated Press
The children's descriptions of various facilities are part of a voluminous and at times scathing report filed in federal court this week in Los Angeles in a case over whether the Trump administration is meeting its obligations under a long-standing settlement governing how young immigrants should be treated in custody.
In this Friday, Sept. 8, 2017, photo provided by Diocese of Orange, "Siervas," a nun rock band performs live at the Festival de Cristo at Christ Cathedral in Garden Grove, Calif. The band known as Siervas was born in a Peruvian convent three years ago and since has gained an international following drawn by their smiling faces and soaring songs. (Challenge Roddie/Diocese of Orange via AP)
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Amy Taxin - Associated Press
11 Peruvian sisters formed a rock band in a convent and are taking the gospel on tour.