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New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Migrant stabbed to death outside NYC shelter converted from dorm space

Migrant stabbed to death outside East Harlem shelter after argument. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Migrant stabbed outside NYC shelter after sitting on attacker's moped

Dispute over territory led to a migrant being stabbed outside a Brooklyn shelter. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Migrant stabbed to death outside NYC shelter converted from dorm space

Migrant stabbed to death outside East Harlem shelter after argument. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Migrant stabbed outside NYC shelter after sitting on attacker's moped

Dispute over territory led to a migrant being stabbed outside a Brooklyn shelter. [ more ]
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New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Homeless NYC migrant who 'swiped' historic FDNY boat freed without bail - immediately strikes again: sources

Homeless migrant Juan Hernandez, known as 'Boat Boy,' released without bail after boat thefts, attempts to board another ship, posing challenges for authorities. [ more ]
New York Post
3 months ago
New York City

Homeless migrant busted for taking historic NYC fireboat on wild joyride: cops

A 22-year-old migrant from Ecuador took a historic fireboat on a wild journey down the Hudson River before getting stuck and hopping onto a sailboat in Manhattan. [ more ]
#nypd
New York Post
4 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams defends NYPD after clip emerges showing cops using stun gun on migrant holding baby in shelter

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD officers' use of force on a Venezuelan migrant holding a baby.
The incident took place at a Queens migrant shelter where officers tried to subdue a dangerous man involved in a domestic dispute. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Dramatic NYPD bodycam footage captures moment two cops were shot by migrant in Brooklyn: 'Sent chills through my whole body'

NYPD officers shot by migrant in chilling bodycam footage; display heroism during incident. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Eric Adams defends NYPD after clip emerges showing cops using stun gun on migrant holding baby in shelter

Mayor Eric Adams defended NYPD officers' use of force on a Venezuelan migrant holding a baby.
The incident took place at a Queens migrant shelter where officers tried to subdue a dangerous man involved in a domestic dispute. [ more ]
New York Post
1 month ago
New York City

Dramatic NYPD bodycam footage captures moment two cops were shot by migrant in Brooklyn: 'Sent chills through my whole body'

NYPD officers shot by migrant in chilling bodycam footage; display heroism during incident. [ more ]
morenypd
Brooklyn Eagle
5 months ago
Brooklyn

On live TV, Guardian Angels rough up a man in Times Square then misidentify him as a 'migrant'

Members of the Guardian Angels misidentified a man as a migrant and roughed him up during a live interview on Fox News.
The man was actually a New Yorker from the Bronx and there is no evidence to support claims that he was shoplifting. [ more ]
#texa
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Dropped off in suburb wearing T-shirts and sandals, migrants finally reach Chicago by Metra train

Migrants were left stranded at a train station in Glen Ellyn, Illinois after missing their train.
Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has been sending migrants to suburbs of Chicago as a means of bypassing new city rules and fees. [ more ]
NewsNation
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC suing charter bus companies over migrant transports

NYC mayor files a $708 million lawsuit against charter bus companies for transporting migrants from Texas to the city.
The city wants the companies to reimburse it for the costs incurred for providing shelter and services to the migrants. [ more ]
www.dw.com
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City sues bus firms over migrant transfers DW 01/05/2024

New York City has filed a lawsuit against 17 bus companies for illegally transporting migrants from Texas to New York.
The lawsuit seeks over $700 million in damages to cover the cost of caring for the migrants who arrived in New York since spring 2022. [ more ]
Washington Post
6 months ago
Chicago

Migrant buses sent to Chicago and New York suburbs to flout city rules

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is sending migrants to suburbs of Democrat-controlled cities to bypass restrictions on buses.
Migrants are being dropped off in surrounding suburbs as far as 90 minutes away from cities due to new regulations on bus arrivals. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Texas flies migrants to Rockford, with bus sent to Chicago

Migrants from Texas were flown to Rockford International Airport and then boarded buses to Chicago.
This flight is seen as a response to a recent Chicago ordinance that targeted rogue bus operators dropping off migrants outside of approved locations and hours. [ more ]
Scripps News
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC mayor issues executive order to manage city's migrant bus crisis

New York City mayor issues executive order requiring notice and information before arrival of migrants
Migrant buses limited to one loading zone and specific hours, violations may result in jail time and fines [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Dropped off in suburb wearing T-shirts and sandals, migrants finally reach Chicago by Metra train

Migrants were left stranded at a train station in Glen Ellyn, Illinois after missing their train.
Texas Republican Gov. Greg Abbott has been sending migrants to suburbs of Chicago as a means of bypassing new city rules and fees. [ more ]
NewsNation
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC suing charter bus companies over migrant transports

NYC mayor files a $708 million lawsuit against charter bus companies for transporting migrants from Texas to the city.
The city wants the companies to reimburse it for the costs incurred for providing shelter and services to the migrants. [ more ]
www.dw.com
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City sues bus firms over migrant transfers DW 01/05/2024

New York City has filed a lawsuit against 17 bus companies for illegally transporting migrants from Texas to New York.
The lawsuit seeks over $700 million in damages to cover the cost of caring for the migrants who arrived in New York since spring 2022. [ more ]
Washington Post
6 months ago
Chicago

Migrant buses sent to Chicago and New York suburbs to flout city rules

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is sending migrants to suburbs of Democrat-controlled cities to bypass restrictions on buses.
Migrants are being dropped off in surrounding suburbs as far as 90 minutes away from cities due to new regulations on bus arrivals. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Texas flies migrants to Rockford, with bus sent to Chicago

Migrants from Texas were flown to Rockford International Airport and then boarded buses to Chicago.
This flight is seen as a response to a recent Chicago ordinance that targeted rogue bus operators dropping off migrants outside of approved locations and hours. [ more ]
Scripps News
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC mayor issues executive order to manage city's migrant bus crisis

New York City mayor issues executive order requiring notice and information before arrival of migrants
Migrant buses limited to one loading zone and specific hours, violations may result in jail time and fines [ more ]
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#new-york-c
iHeart
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Sues Bus Companies Transporting Migrants For $700 Million | iHeart

New York City is suing 17 bus companies for transporting migrants and causing a crisis in the city.
The lawsuit is seeking $708 million in damages to pay for the continued care of the migrants. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City is suing charter bus companies for transporting migrants from Texas

New York City is suing charter bus companies for $700 million for allegedly illegally transporting migrants
The lawsuit accuses the bus companies of violating state restrictions on abandoning 'needy persons' [ more ]
Source New Mexico
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City sues bus companies that Texas hired to transport migrants - Source New Mexico

The city of New York is seeking $708 million in damages from companies involved in transporting migrants to the city.
The lawsuit argues that the companies are violating state law and shifting the costs of caring for migrants to New York. [ more ]
Barrons
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York Sues Bus Firms For $708 Mn Over Migrant Transfers

New York City has filed a lawsuit against bus companies for $708 million to recoup costs incurred in providing shelter and services to migrants transported by these companies.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has charted coaches to transport migrants from the border to New York and other Democratic-run cities, in protest of the national government's immigration policies. [ more ]
Fox News
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Adams sues Texas bus companies for transporting migrants to sanctuary city, seeks $700 million

New York City Mayor Eric Adams is suing charter bus and transportation companies involved in busing migrants to New York City for hundreds of millions of dollars.
The lawsuit argues that the companies violated New York state law by not paying for the cost of caring for migrants and seeks $708 million in damages. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
6 months ago
NYC politics

Migrants New York: NYC mayor announces $708M lawsuit against bus companies carrying migrants to city

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has announced a lawsuit against 17 charter bus and transportation companies bringing migrants to the city.
The city is seeking $708 million to cover the costs incurred over the last 20 months for providing emergency shelter and services to migrants transported by the charter bus companies. [ more ]
iHeart
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Sues Bus Companies Transporting Migrants For $700 Million | iHeart

New York City is suing 17 bus companies for transporting migrants and causing a crisis in the city.
The lawsuit is seeking $708 million in damages to pay for the continued care of the migrants. [ more ]
Brooklyn Eagle
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City is suing charter bus companies for transporting migrants from Texas

New York City is suing charter bus companies for $700 million for allegedly illegally transporting migrants
The lawsuit accuses the bus companies of violating state restrictions on abandoning 'needy persons' [ more ]
Source New Mexico
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City sues bus companies that Texas hired to transport migrants - Source New Mexico

The city of New York is seeking $708 million in damages from companies involved in transporting migrants to the city.
The lawsuit argues that the companies are violating state law and shifting the costs of caring for migrants to New York. [ more ]
Barrons
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York Sues Bus Firms For $708 Mn Over Migrant Transfers

New York City has filed a lawsuit against bus companies for $708 million to recoup costs incurred in providing shelter and services to migrants transported by these companies.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott has charted coaches to transport migrants from the border to New York and other Democratic-run cities, in protest of the national government's immigration policies. [ more ]
Fox News
6 months ago
NYC politics

NYC Mayor Adams sues Texas bus companies for transporting migrants to sanctuary city, seeks $700 million

New York City Mayor Eric Adams is suing charter bus and transportation companies involved in busing migrants to New York City for hundreds of millions of dollars.
The lawsuit argues that the companies violated New York state law by not paying for the cost of caring for migrants and seeks $708 million in damages. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
6 months ago
NYC politics

Migrants New York: NYC mayor announces $708M lawsuit against bus companies carrying migrants to city

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has announced a lawsuit against 17 charter bus and transportation companies bringing migrants to the city.
The city is seeking $708 million to cover the costs incurred over the last 20 months for providing emergency shelter and services to migrants transported by the charter bus companies. [ more ]
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Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Migrants dropped at Elgin Metra stations en route to Chicago haven't posed a problem for city, mayor says

Migrants are being sent to suburban communities like Elgin from southern border towns.
Elgin has received multiple groups of migrants who are being transported to Chicago. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
NYC politics

New York City Sues Bus Companies That Brought 30,000 Migrants From Texas

New York City Mayor Eric Adams has filed a lawsuit against 17 transportation companies for allegedly carrying out a plan by Texas Governor Greg Abbott to send migrants to New York City and make the city pay for their care.
The city is seeking over $700 million in damages from these companies, citing the costs of caring for and sheltering the migrants.
Adams has been vocal about the strain that the arrival of migrants has put on New York City's resources, estimating that sheltering them will cost $12 billion over three years. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Statistics watchdog to investigate Sunak's claims about clearing asylum backlog

The statistics watchdog is investigating Rishi Sunak's claims that the government has cleared the asylum backlog
Mr. Sunak was accused of lying after it was revealed that nearly 100,000 migrants are still waiting for a decision [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Hinsdale joins list of suburbs passing ordinances to curb migrants dropped off by Texas

Chicago suburbs are facing the fallout of increased border crossings as buses of migrants are being brought directly to their doorsteps.
Several suburbs are using Chicago's rules as a blueprint to prevent migrants from coming.
Hinsdale passed an ordinance to address the issue of unscheduled bus drop-offs at their train station. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
6 months ago
New York City

Love for a Librarian Who Helps Immigrants

Fred Gitner receives the I Love My Librarian Award for his work with migrants at the Queens Public Library.
Gitner is the assistant director of the Queens Library's New Americans Program, which provides informational workshops on topics such as immigration law and parenting. [ more ]
Boston.com
6 months ago
US news

New Jersey mayor says buses of migrants bound for New York are being dropped off at NJ train stations

Buses of migrants bound for New York City are stopping at train stations in Secaucus, New Jersey to avoid regulations set by New York's mayor.
Secaucus Mayor Michael Gonnelli believes that bus operators are using this tactic to evade the executive order requiring advance notice and limited drop-off times for migrants. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
NYC politics

To avoid New York rules, hundreds of migrants dropped off in New Jersey

Hundreds of migrants bound for New York City were taken to New Jersey over the holiday weekend, in an apparent attempt to bypass a city order that seeks to limit the chaotic flow of arrivals.
www.dw.com
6 months ago
Europe news

Is migration the EU's biggest challenge in 2024? DW 01/02/2024

The number of asylum applications to the European Union has risen over the past two years.
USA TODAY
6 months ago
NYC politics

Migrants dropped at New Jersey train stations to avoid New York bus restrictions, NJ officials say

New Jersey train stations are being used as a way to bypass new charter busing restrictions on dropping off migrants in New York City.
New York City has seen a significant surge in migrant arrivals, overwhelming city services and emergency shelters. [ more ]
www.dw.com
6 months ago
UK news

UK: Nearly 30,000 migrants crossed Channel in 2023 DW 01/02/2024

The number of migrants arriving by boats in the United Kingdom from mainland Europe across the Channel dropped 36% in 2023, UK government data showed.
New York Post
6 months ago
NYC politics

NJ suburb turned into migrant hub where they switch from buses to trains to thwart NYC crackdown and reach their 'final destination'

Bus loads of migrants are turning a New Jersey suburb into a migrant hub where they're switching to trains to reach their "final destination" and thwarting the Big Apple's crackdown on arrivals.
BKReader
6 months ago
NYC politics

Mayor Adams Issues Executive Order For Buses Transporting Migrants to NYC

New York City Mayor Eric Adams issued an executive order requiring charter buses transporting migrants to the city to issue officials with a 32-hour notice and to use designated drop-off zones in Manhattan.
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Channel migrant crossings fall by a third but rise expected in 2024'

The number of migrants crossing the Channel has fallen year-on-year for the first time since records began but higher numbers are expected in 2024.
nj
6 months ago
NYC politics

Busses of migrants being dropped at N.J. train stations to sidestep NYC order

Busloads of migrants headed for New York City are stopping at New Jersey train stations to sidestep an executive order from the New York City mayor that attempts to control their arrivals, according to the mayor of Secaucus.
Fox News
6 months ago
NYC politics

Eric Adams says NYC is at 'breaking point' as he warns of another surge of migrants from Texas

New York City Mayor Eric Adams warned residents to expect another surge in migrants from Texas in the coming months even as he said the city is reaching its "breaking point."
WSJ
6 months ago
Chicago

Surge of Migrants Heading North Has Chicago, New York at a 'Breaking Point'

The mayors of New York, Chicago, and Denver are struggling to handle the continuous flow of migrants arriving from the southern border.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott, a Republican, has been sending migrants to other states, including planeloads to Chicago and New York. [ more ]
San Jose Inside
6 months ago
California

2023: California Closes Prisons and Transforms Others

The long, loud fights over prison closures in 2022 spilled into 2023 as communities dependent on prison dollars continued to argue for their own survival.
#chicago
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Willie Wilson: My predictions for public safety and the economy in Chicago for 2024

Public safety is a major concern in Chicago, with increasing rates of robberies, carjackings, and violent crimes.
The issue of migrants and new arrivals, as well as the porous southern border, will continue to be a problem in 2024. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

In 'non-sanctuary' Grundy County, signs along I-55 warned migrant buses to keep driving

Grundy County in Illinois erected signs to deter buses carrying migrants from stopping in the county.
Communities surrounding Chicago have seen an influx of migrants arriving by bus in recent weeks. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

Willie Wilson: My predictions for public safety and the economy in Chicago for 2024

Public safety is a major concern in Chicago, with increasing rates of robberies, carjackings, and violent crimes.
The issue of migrants and new arrivals, as well as the porous southern border, will continue to be a problem in 2024. [ more ]
Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Chicago

In 'non-sanctuary' Grundy County, signs along I-55 warned migrant buses to keep driving

Grundy County in Illinois erected signs to deter buses carrying migrants from stopping in the county.
Communities surrounding Chicago have seen an influx of migrants arriving by bus in recent weeks. [ more ]
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Chicago Tribune
6 months ago
Social justice

2023 in review: A look at immigration and the city's migrant crisis through Tribune op-eds

Texas Gov. Greg Abbot began busing migrants to Chicago long before Mayor Brandon Johnson was sworn into office.
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Labour considering Rwanda alternative for migrant plan

Labour is considering a scheme that would see asylum seekers' claims processed elsewhere, according to reports.
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