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Ending TPS for Haiti Affects Thousands of Children

Almost 60,000 Haitians have until July 2019 to return to their country from the U.S. following a decision by the Trump administration to end their temporary protected status, granted to them in the wake of Haiti’s devastating 2010 earthquake. The Center for Immigration Studies says most of them have lived in the U.S. for 13 years and many have U.S.-born children. What effects will the Trump administration decision have on them? VOA’s Immigration reporter Aline Barros reports. … Read the referenced story here: Ending TPS for Haiti Affects Thousands of Children

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Hurricane Damage To Manufacturers In Puerto Rico Affects Mainland Hospitals, Too

Enlarge this image MedStar Health clinic in Washington, D.C. An affiliated Medstar hospital is just one of many facilities throughout the U.S. that have been hit with shortages of certain medications because of recent hurricane damage to manufacturers in Puerto Rico. Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post/Getty Images At MedStar Washington Hospital Center, doctors and nurses are moving as many patients as they can from intravenous medications to the same drugs in pill form. If the patients are getting common antibiotics…

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