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Asylum-seeker talks about daughter's death after US custody

Asylum-seeker talks about daughter's death after US custodyA Guatemalan mother seeking asylum told a House panel Wednesday that she came to the United States seeking safety, but instead watched her infant daughter die slowly and painfully after the baby received shoddy medical care while they were in immigration custody. As Yazmin Juárez spoke, an image of her brown-eyed baby girl, Mariee, was put up on television screens in the hearing room. The baby had fallen ill with a high fever, vomiting and diarrhea when mother and daughter were detained in a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility last year.



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The Latest: Germany: Rejected asylum-seeker sets self ablaze

The Latest: Germany: Rejected asylum-seeker sets self ablazeNICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The Latest on Europe's migrant crisis (all times local):



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Teen asylum-seeker ID'd as suspect in Norway explosive case

Teen asylum-seeker ID'd as suspect in Norway explosive caseCOPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A 17-year-old asylum-seeker from Russia was arrested Sunday in connection with an explosive device found near a busy subway station in Norway's capital and defused before it detonated, authorities said.



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