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'People will pay' for harsh treatment of migrants at Texas border, says Biden – video

Joe Biden has said there will be repercussions for border patrol agents over their harsh treatment of Haitian migrants at the southern US border between Texas and Mexico, calling it an embarrassment to the nation. Images of agents on horseback corralling migrants in Del Rio as thousands  tried to enter the US drew international attention. The president said he bears ultimate responsibility for the situationLast Haitian migrants removed from Del Rio encampment, homeland security chief says‘Treate...
Tags: Texas, Mexico, US, World news, Joe Biden, Migration, US immigration, Biden, Haiti, Julian Castro, Del Rio, Us-mexico Border


Top Stories this PM: Second woman says she picked up hitchhiking Laundrie; R. Kelly case heads to jury

Good afternoon. Here are the top stories so far today.For more daily and weekly briefings, sign up for our newsletters here.What happened today:A second woman says she picked up hitchhiking Brian Laundrie. Norma Jean Jalovec told Fox News that she realized she had encountered Laundrie on August 29 after seeing a video posted by Tik Toker Miranda Baker, who also claimed she picked up Laundrie in the area on the same day around 5:30 p.m. Jalovec says she dropped Laundrie off at the remote Spread C...
Tags: Texas, News, Newsletter, Trends, House, Arizona, Astrazeneca, Fox News, Npr, Biden, R Kelly, Trump, Kelly, Texas House, Bridger Teton National Forest, Moderna


House passes bill to protect abortion rights in response to the Supreme Court leaving Texas' 6-week ban in place

US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Democrat of California, speaks at a news conference on the "Women's Health Protection Act," on September 24, 2021, outside the US Capitol in Washington DC. - The act would establish a federally protected right to abortion access. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images The House on Friday passed legislation that would protect abortion rights. The move came in response to a strict Texas abortion law that took effect on September 1. The bill faces an unlikely...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Mississippi, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, California, Senate, Pregnancy, US, Trends, Legislation, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, House


Southwest Airlines' next CEO said an application to work at Whataburger was stapled to his food bag: 'That's what it's come to'

Eric Gay/AP Incoming Southwest CEO Robert Jordan said a job application was stapled to his Whataburger bag. It shows just how tight the labor market has become, he said during the Skift Global Forum. Southwest plans to hire 13,000 new employees through 2022, but it's struggling to get applicants. See more stories on Insider's business page. A hiring crisis is hitting businesses across the nation, and it's affecting everyone from Southwest Airlines' incoming CEO to the staf...
Tags: Transportation, New York, Texas, News, Trends, Economy, Dallas, Jordan, Southwest Airlines, Southwest, Skift Global Forum, Robert Jordan, Whataburger, Avery Hartmans, Eric Gay, Labor Shortage


Biden and Harris harshly condemn horseback wrangling depicted in images from US-Mexico border

President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on Friday harshly condemned the actions depicted in images showing Border Patrol agents on horseback rounding up Haitian migrant families in Texas after they crossed over from Mexico.
Tags: Texas, US, Joe Biden, Cnn, Biden, Kamala Harris, HARRIS


Analysis: Trump-backed Arizona audit confirms the obvious: Biden won

Donald Trump's campaign to destroy confidence in America's elections is racking up new wins after Texas caved to his demands to review its own voting and as Arizona Republicans on Friday present findings of their own sham "audit."
Tags: Texas, News, America, Arizona, Stories, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


The President condemned the images and said those responsible for the actions will be punished. 'It's outrageous.'

President Joe Biden harshly condemned images of Border Patrol agents on horseback rounding up Haitian migrant families in Texas, saying those responsible for the actions will be punished.
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Biden harshly condemns horseback wrangling images from border

President Joe Biden harshly condemned images of Border Patrol agents on horseback rounding up Haitian migrant families in Texas, saying those responsible for the actions will be punished.
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Biden says Border Patrol agents 'will pay' after whipping at Haitian migrants while charging them on horseback

A United States Border Patrol agent on horseback tries to stop a Haitian migrant from entering an encampment on the banks of the Rio Grande near the Acuna Del Rio International Bridge in Del Rio, Texas on September 19, 2021. Paul Ratje/Getty Images Biden said Border Patrol agents who whipped at and charged Haitian migrants "will pay" for their actions. DHS has initiated an investigation into the agents' behavior on the border in Texas. Biden called the treatment of migrants "dangerou...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Mexico, White House, Trends, Joe Biden, Dhs, Biden, Department Of Homeland Security, Border Patrol, Haiti, Migrant, Democratic, Rio Grande, Del Rio Texas


Trump-backed Arizona audit confirms the obvious: Biden won

Donald Trump's campaign to destroy confidence in America's elections is racking up new wins after Texas caved to his demands to review its own voting and as Arizona Republicans on Friday present findings of their own sham "audit."
Tags: Texas, News, America, Arizona, Stories, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


Biden harshly condemns horseback wrangling images from border: 'It's horrible what you saw'

President Joe Biden harshly condemned images of Border Patrol agents on horseback rounding up Haitian migrant families in Texas, saying those responsible for the actions will be punished.
Tags: Texas, Joe Biden, Cnn, Biden


Texas designates Ben & Jerry's as company that boycotts Israel

Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar has designated Ben & Jerry's as a company that boycotts Israel after the ice cream maker pulls out of Palestinian areas.       [Author: Austin American-Statesman]
Tags: Texas, News, Israel, Ben, Ben Jerry, Jerry, Austin American-Statesman, Glenn Hegar


Just for Laughs, Moontower Comedy Festival Launch Moontower Just for Laughs Austin

Just for Laughs is partnering with Moontower Comedy Festival to launch Moontower Just for Laughs Austin, scheduled to take place April 2022 in Texas. The event is produced by Paramount Theatre. The event combines the leading comedy presence of Just For Laughs with the intimate feel of the Moontower Comedy Festival in hopes of creating […]
Tags: Texas, News, Just for Laughs, Moontower Comedy Festival


GoDaddy took down another Texas abortion whistleblower tip site that charged people $20 to submit a claim

Abortionreporter.org GoDaddy removed its hosting services from another Texas whistleblower abortion tip site. A company spokesperson told Insider the site violated its terms of service. GoDaddy similarly revoked its services from another abortion tip site in early September. See more stories on Insider's business page. GoDaddy pulled the rug out from another Texas abortion whistleblower tip site that charged users $20 to submit a claim about a violation of the state's new abortion...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Race, Trends, Godaddy, Wyoming, Reproductive Rights, Houston, LLC, NARAL Pro Choice America, Texas Right to Life, Dan Race GoDaddy, Yelena Dzhanova, INSIDER Data, Madison Hall


Bogus GOP Arizona audit confirms the obvious: Biden won

Donald Trump's effort to destroy confidence in America's elections suffered a serious setback late Thursday after a draft of the sham review ordered by Arizona Republicans confirmed that he had lost to President Joe Biden in the state's critical Maricopa County. But the ex-President's relentless campaign of lies took on new life as he prompted Texas to review its own vote counts.
Tags: Texas, America, Joe Biden, Cnn, Arizona, Biden, Donald Trump, Maricopa County, Arizona Republicans


‘Luck is not on our side’: Del Rio resembles dusty war zone as 5,000 migrants remain

At its height, the Del Rio encampment harbored about 14,000 migrants – but even as traffic is dwindling, the situation has deteriorated“Welcome to Texas,” says a big, green sign near the Del Rio International Bridge. Related: Haitians reportedly being released in US likely include pregnant women and families Continue reading...
Tags: Texas, Americas, US, World news, US news, US immigration, Haiti, Del Rio, Us-mexico Border, Del Rio International Bridge


‘Sleeping in the dust’: migrants face harsh conditions in Del Rio as 5,000 remain

At its height, the Del Rio encampment harbored about 14,000 migrants – but even as traffic is dwindling, the situation has deteriorated“Welcome to Texas,” says a big, green sign near the Del Rio International Bridge. Related: Haitians reportedly being released in US likely include pregnant women and families Continue reading...
Tags: Texas, Americas, US, World news, US news, US immigration, Haiti, Del Rio, Us-mexico Border, Del Rio International Bridge


A farm in Massachusetts said it spent $500 advertising on Indeed for a job running its short-staffed produce stand - and got zero applicants

Workers say they're quitting their jobs in search of better pay, benefits, and working conditions. Olivier DoulieryAFP via Getty Images A Massachusetts farm owner spent $500 on Indeed ads for a produce-stand job - but got no applicants. He temporarily closed the stall because he couldn't find staff, he told The Daily Hampshire Gazette. Other businesses have changed their hours, prices, and operations because of the labor shortage. See more stories on Insider's business page. Th...
Tags: Work, Texas, Jobs, News, Massachusetts, US, Employment, Trends, Economy, Unemployment, Maine, Retail, Hiring, Taco, Manheim, BLS


The US deported dozens of children without Haitian passports to Haiti, report says

Haitian migrants flown out of Texas by US authorities wait outside of Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. REUTERS/Ralph Tedy Erol The Biden administration is working to disperse thousands of Haitian migrants from the border. It sent 41 children to Haiti even though they don't hold Haitian passports, CNN reported, citing the IOM. As of Wednesday, the US has deported 1,424 people to Haiti, the IOM said. See more stories on Insider's business page. The...
Tags: Politics, Texas, Guantanamo Bay, Congress, Mexico, Nbc News, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, News UK, Un, Associated Press, Biden, Department Of Homeland Security, Haiti


Analysis: Sham Arizona 2020 review blows open Trump's election lies -- but he's trying again in Texas

Donald Trump's campaign to destroy confidence in America's elections is racking up new wins after Texas caved to his demands to review its own voting and as Arizona Republicans on Friday present findings of their own sham "audit."
Tags: Texas, News, America, Arizona, Stories, Donald Trump, Trump


Sham Arizona 2020 review blows open Trump's election lies -- but he's trying again in Texas

Donald Trump's effort to destroy confidence in America's elections suffered a serious setback late Thursday after a draft of the sham review ordered by Arizona Republicans confirmed that he had lost to President Joe Biden in the state's critical Maricopa County. But the ex-President's relentless campaign of lies took on new life as he prompted Texas to review its own vote counts.
Tags: Texas, America, Joe Biden, Cnn, Donald Trump, Trump, Maricopa County, Arizona Republicans


A draft of a partisan report in Arizona confirms Trump lost to Biden in a key county. But the former President is trying again in Texas.

Donald Trump's campaign to destroy confidence in America's elections is racking up new wins after Texas caved to his demands to review its own voting and as Arizona Republicans on Friday present findings of their own sham "audit."
Tags: Texas, News, America, Arizona, Stories, Biden, Donald Trump, Trump


Texas launches forensic audit of 2020 election results in 4 counties after Trump request

Officials in Texas are conducting a "comprehensive forensic audit" of the 2020 general election after former President Donald Trump's request.       [Author: Austin American-Statesman]
Tags: Texas, News, Donald Trump, Trump, Austin American-Statesman


Texas meets Trump's demands on election as Arizona presents sham 2020 review

Donald Trump's campaign to destroy confidence in America's elections is racking up new wins after Texas caved to his demands to review its own voting and as Arizona Republicans on Friday present findings of their own sham "audit."
Tags: Texas, America, Cnn, Arizona, Donald Trump, Trump


The week in 30 photos

Thousands of migrants have created a makeshift camp under a bridge near the Texas border city of Del Rio, hoping to seek refuge in the United States.
Tags: Texas, News, Stories, Del Rio


Abortion providers in Texas are asking the Supreme Court to quickly review the state's new abortion law

Abortion rights activist gathered outside the U.S. Supreme Court to protest against the recent abortion laws passed across the country in recent weeks NurPhoto via Getty Images Texas abortion providers asked the Supreme Court to quickly consider the state's new anti-abortion law. "This chaos must come to an end, and that is why we are going back to the Supreme Court today," a president of an abortion clinic said. The Supreme Court previously declined a request to block the Texas law, w...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Mississippi, Supreme Court, Law, Women, Pregnancy, Trends, Joe Biden, Doctors, Abortion, Ban, Department Of Justice, Center For Reproductive Rights, Miller


Abbott Is Using Cars For A Border Wall And It Looks Pretty Stupid

A lot of things happened. Here are some of the things. Working At The Car Wall Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) has engineered a “steel wall” of Texas Department of Public Safety vehicles at the Del Rio area of the southern border, which has seen a major influx of Haitian migrants in recent days. Abbott calls his barrier a “steel wall,” and it looks like……this: “Our #bordercrisis goes beyond the RGV and South TX communities — the smuggling of drugs, people, and weapons reaches far and wide, a...
Tags: Texas, News, Washington, Cnn, Maine, Tennessee, House, Army, Dallas, Fox News, Biden, Wall Street Journal, Cheney, Thompson, Abbott, Trump


Trump demands Texas Gov. Greg Abbott push for election audits, despite winning the state in 2020

Texas Governor Greg Abbott and former President Donald J. Trump attend a security briefing with state officials and law enforcement at the Weslaco Department of Public Safety DPS Headquarters before touring the US-Mexico border wall on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 in Weslaco, TX. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images Trump wants Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to add an audit of the 2020 election to a special session agenda. The former president defeated Biden in the state by 5.6 percenta...
Tags: Politics, Texas, News, Washington Post, Senate, China, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Gop, Arizona, Biden, Donald Trump, Abbott, Trump, Greg Abbott


Texas abortion providers go back to Supreme Court to expedite challenge to 6-week ban

A coalition of Texas abortion providers went back to the Supreme Court Thursday, asking the justices to expedite a review of the state law that bars abortions after six weeks.
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Texas abortion providers go back to Supreme Court to expedite challenge to six-week ban

A coalition of Texas abortion providers went back to the Supreme Court Thursday, asking the justices to expedite a review of the state law that bars abortions after six weeks.
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