Chicago family files federal lawsuit following separation at border

Hours after turning themselves over to U.S. immigration agents, Selvin Arguenta and his eldest son, Selvin Najera, who was a minor in May 2018, were separated without much explanation. It would be more than a year and half before the father and son would see each other again.

Woodlawn residents angry about migrant shelter

A community meeting Thursday night in Woodlawn was packed with many people not happy about the city’s decision to go ahead and open up a shelter for asylum seekers – without their input – at a vacant elementary school campus.