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Here’s what you need to know about Palantir, the secretive $20 billion data-analysis company whose work with ICE is dragging Amazon into controv...

Palantir has been facing backlash for providing software to Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), which has been targeting undocumented families.
Scientist Zachary Cooper climbs down a ladder into a tunnel leading to a cryopeg, a pocket of super-cool water suspended in the Alaskan permafrost, May 2018. Researchers are harnessed to a rope for safety.

Deep below Alaskan ice, tiny life forms went untouched for 50,000 years. Scientists are probing them to improve the hunt for aliens.

Scientists found bacteria in liquid pockets under Alaskan permafrost. The microbes may offer clues about what life looks like on other planets.

Top Democrats shift blame to Trump after armed man is killed attacking ICE detention center

An armed "Antifa" man was fatally shot after attacking an immigration detention center. But House Democrats blamed President Trump's rhetoric instead.

Trump’s controversial ICE raids are set to begin in 9 US cities

The raids are set to begin in 10 cities: Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago, Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New Orleans, New York, and San Francisco.

The world’s largest hotel chain is refusing to work with ICE. It may lead to more family separations, immigration officials warn.

Hotel chains, including Marriott, have said they won't hold migrants for ICE, which has been conducting raids in major cities this weekend.

Protesters take down US flag and replace it with a Mexican flag at ICE detention center

Protestors spray painted a Blue Lives Matter flag with "Abolish ICE," and hung it upside down.
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), officers prepare for morning operations to arrest undocumented immigrants on April 11, 2018 in New York City.

Immigrants have rights when ICE comes to arrest them, but experts warn this only goes so far

ICE agents will be descending on 10 major US cities on Sunday to try to round up roughly 2,000 families targeted for deportation.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers detain a suspect as they conduct a targeted enforcement operation in Los Angeles, California, U.S. on February 7, 2017. Picture taken on February 7, 2017.

Trump’s ICE raids on thousands of immigrants are ‘a big show to scare people’ and won’t solve anything, immigration experts wa...

President Trump on Friday confirmed the ICE raids will begin on Sunday, and experts contend the operation is meant to be a "big show to scare people."
Werner Vogels, Amazon's CTO

Protesters repeatedly disrupted a top Amazon executive’s presentation at a tech conference

Protesters disrupted the AWS Summit keynote and blocked traffic. They demanded that Amazon stop selling technology to ICE.
As the U.S. Capitol is seen in the background, a CCTV camera is mounted on a building roof November 3, 2017 in Washington, DC

FBI and ICE agents have been secretly mining state driver’s license databases for facial recognition searches without consent

Agents are reportedly harnessing state databases that have more than 50 million drivers' licenses for facial recognition searches.