- Correction: Immigration-Family Detention story Updated: Jul-27-15 3:37 pm
LOS ANGELES - In a story July 24 about the detention of immigrant children, The Associated Press reported erroneously which federal government agency was found to be in violation of a previous settlement involving the detention of immigrant children. The agency was the Department of Homeland Security, not the Department of Justice. The story also reported erroneously how long the judge gave the government to respond regarding the possibility of an injunction. It was one week, not 90 days.
- Higher minimum-wage proposals gain ground on both coasts Updated: Jul-22-15 11:29 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - The push for a higher minimum wage gained momentum on both sides of the country Wednesday, with New York embracing an eventual $15 an hour for the state's 200,000 fast-food workers and the huge University of California system announcing the same raise for its employees.
- Veterans policy chief promoted to homeland security adviser Updated: Jul-10-15 2:14 pm
CARSON CITY, Nevada - Gov. Brian Sandoval has appointed his director of military and veterans policy to serve as the state's point person for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.