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Baby born after Hurricane Michael starts life in Walmart parking lot

Luke is healthy and so is Lorrainda Smith, his mom. But she said her newborn deserves better than the stormy life he's had so far.

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Food, Water, a Ride: Guatemalans Help Honduran Migrants

Sweaty, sunburned and exhausted, Jonathan Zuniga had been carrying his 1-year-old baby in his arms for five hours when help arrived unexpectedly from a local woman who offered him a used baby carriage. “Thank you, thank you very much,” Zuniga told her, accepting the gift with a broad grin. “I couldn’t stand it anymore.” Many of the more than ...

Truck carrying migrants in Turkey crashes; 22 killed

Twenty-two migrants were killed and 13 others were injured Sunday when a truck carrying them overturned, Turkey's state-run news agency Anadolu ...

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Immigrant Caravan Organizer Held After Trump Threatens Honduras

The organizer of a migrant caravan from Honduras was detained Tuesday in Guatemala after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to withdraw funding ...

Mom, four adopted children found dead in murder-suicide in Tennessee

"We deal with carnage," said Sheriff Bucky Rowland. "The magnitude of this — it was more than what we’re used to on a day-to-day basis."

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Trump threatens to cut aid to Honduras over migrants

A group of at least 1,500 migrants is currently in Guatemala, heading north toward the US border.

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Actress Olivia Wilde hits the campaign trail. (For her mom!)

The star and partner Jason Sudeikis, formerly of "SNL," were knocking on doors in Virginia urging voters to the polls next month.

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Honduran Migrant Caravan Grows as it Moves Toward the US

The migrant caravan that started in San Pedro Sula in northern Honduras has grown as it crosses the country.  Some are walking. Some are in vehicles. But they all seem to have a common goal -- they want a better life.  Many of them want to seek that life in the United States.  March organizer Bartolo Fuentes told Reuters that participants ...

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Turkey migrants: Lorry crash in Izmir 'kills 22'

The vehicle crashed through a barrier in western Izmir province and plunged 20m, state media say.

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Italy: Migrants in Riace to be transferred away

The government says it will transfer all migrants out of Riace - a town famous for welcoming them.

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Women stabbed to death on Greece's border with Turkey

The three victims, who were apparently migrants, were found stabbed to death on a river bank. /
13-year-old entrepreneur Lexi Proctor talks about how her haircare line Curlanista became a success

For #InternationalDayOfTheGirl, theGrio talked to 13-year-old Lexi Proctor and her mom Monica Proctor about their haircare line, Curlanista. The post 13-year-old entrepreneur Lexi Proctor talks about how her haircare line Curlanista became a ... /
Cop who killed Tamir Rice finds new job, but boy’s mom not staying silent about it

The mother of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy who was killed by an ex-Cleveland police officer in 2014, wants to have a chat with the rural police department that is hiring the cop who fired the fatal shot. Samaria Rice tells Mic that she has plans to travel to Bellaire, Ohio, a village on the West Virginia […] The post Cop who killed Tamir ...

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Australia immigration: New migrants may have to live in rural areas

The proposal would force new migrants to settle outside cities - but experts question the idea.

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Refugee Families Split Due to Stricter Screening to Enter US

Death threats drove Hadi Mohammed out of Iraq and to a small apartment in Nebraska, where he and his two young sons managed to settle as refugees. But the danger hasn't been enough to allow his wife to join them.   Mohammed, who worked as a ... /
White mom says Maryland clinic refused to treat her Black daughter

A White mom is enraged and speaking out after a Maryland clinic refused to treat her adoptive, 12-year-old Black daughter for a suspected broken ...

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'Don't Screw Us Over,' Ohio Workers Warn Candidates

Brandy Corwin likes that she can now wear makeup and nice clothes to work. That is because she is no longer working on the assembly line at the ...

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Groups Seek US Help in Identifying Migrant Remains

Representatives of dozens of U.S. and Latin American advocacy groups pressed their case Friday for access to an FBI-run DNA database to help them locate and identify the remains of thousands of migrants thought to have disappeared over the last several decades while crossing the Mexican border into the United States. U.S. officials pledged to ...

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Women Candidates Embrace a New Style

Gone are the days when women political candidates felt they had to imitate their male counterparts and downplay their femininity to win elections. “Women had to be seen as tough, tough on crime, tough if there was a war,” says New York-based reputation, crisis and culture consultant Davia Temin. “After all, you were going to be commander-in ...

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Reality Check: Which UK jobs are EU migrants doing?

As Theresa May announces her immigration plans, which industries could be most affected?

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A Year After Shooting, Memories and Changes for Las Vegas

The drone hovered like a vulture from the ceiling, a drone catching cage ready to trap it. Nearby, an enormous concrete ball was painted white with ...

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Trump Meets with Chilean Leader at White House

President Donald Trump met Friday with President Sebastian Pinera of Chile at the White House for talks that focused on trade, security and the ...

Mom posted online that son died, then tried to drown him, police say

Celeste T. Christian, 21, is being held without bail on attempted murder charges. The three-year-old remains hospitalized.

Mom pleads guilty after her 2 daughters die in hot vehicle

Amanda Kristene Hawkins, 20, pleaded guilty Monday to two counts each of child abandonment child endangerment and injury to a child.

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UN Court Asked to Probe Venezuela; Maduro Defiant

Six nations made the unprecedented move Wednesday of asking the U.N.’s International Criminal Court to investigate Venezuela for possible crimes against humanity, even as President Nicolas Maduro made an unexpected trip to the world body’s headquarters to deliver a nearly hourlong speech declaring his nation “will never give in.” Maduro’s speech ...

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Migrants 'still being exploited in Qatar'

Dozens of migrants working on the city hosting the final of the 2022 Qatar World Cup have been unpaid for months, Amnesty International said.

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Europe migration: 'Horrific experiences' on the crossing from Libya

With fewer rescue ships, a higher proportion of migrants are dying crossing from Libya to Europe.

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