Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and Attorney General Jeff Sessions promised Thursday to prosecute parents who pay people-traffickers to help their children illegally cross the border into the US from Mexico and confirmed that the White House is still committed to build a wall along the two countries
Forty Latino and African-American children and teens left Miami on a bus for Washington Monday to send a strong message to US President Donald Trump to stop deporting undocumented immigrants.
While one side experiences a rapid makeover, the other is still dodging bullets in a notorious drug market.
To date, at least 16 of the 105 Latino victims were not carrying a deadly weapon.
Mayor Michael Nutter said the city is establishing a “traffic box” from Center City to 38th Street in West Philadelphia, stretching from South Street north to Spring Garden and, near the Schuylkill River, to Girard Avenue.