• Trump says he'll be 'signing something' on immigration and wants to keep migrant families together

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump to end family separations by keeping families detained together, two people familiar with the matter told the Associated Press.
    The Trump administration's "zero-tolerance" policy has separated more than 2,000 children from their parents since early May, and has garnered overwhelming backlash from the public.
    It's unclear whether Trump will support the measure.
    Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen is drafting an executive action for President Donald Trump that would direct her...
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  • There's a controversy over whether the Trump administration secretly promised Apple that iPhones wouldn't be caught in the crossfire of a trade war with China

    There's a controversy over whether the Trump administration secretly promised Apple that iPhones wouldn't be caught in the crossfire of a trade war with China

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Apple could be one of the biggest losers in a trade war between the United States and China.
    Apple CEO Tim Cook was told by the Trump administration that it would not place tariffs on iPhones, according to The New York Times.
    But a senior White House advisor said he didn't have any knowledge of such a exception.
    There are few companies with as much to lose in the looming trade war between the United States and China as Apple.
    The world's most valuable public traded company does nearly all of its manufacturing and assembly in China, the culmination of a long and complicated electronics...
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  • Walmart ‘Surprised' Old Store Is a Migrant Shelter. Records Hinted at the Possibility

    Walmart ‘Surprised' Old Store Is a Migrant Shelter. Records Hinted at the Possibility

    26 days ago - By NY Times

    An executive at the giant retailer signed a document that indicated the property was being purchased with a loan from a large shelter operator.
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  • Walmart blasts Trump administration's 'disturbing' detainment of migrant children in one of its former stores

    Walmart blasts Trump administration's 'disturbing' detainment of migrant children in one of its former stores

    26 days ago - By Business Insider

    Walmart on Tuesday attacked the Trump administration's detainment of migrant children in one of its former stores.
    "We had no idea our former store would be used for such a disturbing purpose," Walmart tweeted. "We are just as shocked and disappointed as you are."
    The supercenter in Brownsville, Texas, closed in 2016.
    It's now housing nearly 1,500 migrant children who were were either separated from their parents at the border or arrived in the United States unaccompanied.
    The separations are part of the Trump administration's new "zero-tolerance" policy against illegal...
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