Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson announced his decision to designate Nepal for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for 18 months based on the conditions resulting from the devastating magnitude 7.8 earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, and the subsequent aftershocks. As a result, eligible nationals of Nepal residing in the United States may apply for TPS with U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin has been with the 2016 Democratic front-runner since her 2008 presidential campaign and through her stint as President Barack Obama's secretary of state. Abedin, now vice chairwoman of Clinton's campaign, has been at the candidate's side for some of the most important moments of Clinton's political life, first as her body woman during the 2008 campaign and then as her deputy chief of staff in the State Department.
There was more than one important decision from the Supreme Court today. Find out about the ruling that preserves a critical tool that helps prevent housing discrimination: http://go.wh.gov/SCOTUSHousin
(CNN)This week, a Louisiana court handed another setback to the Obama administration's executive action on immigration. In a 2-1 decision, a panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals refused to lift a Texas court's February decision blocking the President's new immigration programs.
Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states, in part, that everyone has the right "to seek, receive, and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers."
We’re working to overcome decades of challenges between the NYPD and the communities they serve while also driving down crime
We’re working to overcome decades of challenges between the NYPD and the communities they serve while also driving down crime. Through a new plan of action, we’re moving forward to ensure the NYPD is deeply connected to our neighborhoods and community members are fully engaged and mobilized partners in the mission to keep our streets safe. Learn more about our plan: nyc.gov/nypdplanofaction
Mayor De Blasio and Chancellor Fariña Designate Eid Al-Fitr and Eid Al-Adha Official School Holidays
Mayor de Blasio Announces More Than 17,300 Units of Affordable Housing Financed in 2014, Enough to House Nearly 42,000 New Yorkers