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Former Immigration and Customs Enforcement acting director Thomas Homan.

Former ICE director and Democratic lawmakers didn’t hide their contempt for each other in fiery hearing

"As a fellow American, I just want you to know that your contribution ... will always be remembered as one that was very ruthless," Rep. Tlaib said.

More than 900 people at immigration detention centers have gotten mumps, an incurable virus that can cause severe brain inflammation and deafness

Mumps outbreaks occur when large groups of people are kept in close contact for long periods of time.
The Grace Hopper Celebration is the world's largest conference for women in computing.

The Grace Hopper Celebration, the world’s largest conference for women in tech, has dropped Palantir as a sponsor over its work with ICE

Earlier on Wednesday, a Change.org petition was published asking AnitaB.org to drop Palantir as a sponsor of the Grace Hopper Celebration.
Activists protest in front of Palantir's cafeteria in Palo Alto, CA.

Palantir workers are split over the company’s work with ICE, but CEO Alex Karp won’t budge despite concerned employees’ petitions

Palantir employees circulated two letters on their concerns about ICE, but Alex Karp says the company is committed to working with the U.S. government
Activists protest in front of Palantir's cafeteria in Palo Alto, CA.

Big data company Palantir renews its controversial contract with ICE that is worth nearly $50 million

Palantir has renewed its contract with ICE, filings show. Activists have been protesting at its offices to ask the company to drop this contract.
Activists protest in front of Palantir's cafeteria in Palo Alto, CA

Protesters blocked Palantir’s cafeteria to pressure the $20 billion big data company to drop its contracts with ICE

The Coalition to Close the Concentration Camps Bay Area organized a protest at Palantir's cafeteria in Palo Alto to push it to drop its ICE contracts.

A man smuggled 3,000 carats of diamonds worth RM1.3 million out of Malaysia in a food cooker and his innerwear

Indian police found 55 ziplock bags full of diamonds, worth an estimated RM1.34 million.

The 18-year-old US citizen detained for 23 days by border officials said conditions were so bad that he almost requested deportation

Francisco Galicia told The Dallas Morning News that at a Customs and Border Protection center he couldn't shower and was fed so little that he lost 26 pounds.
ICE officers detain a suspect as they conduct a targeted enforcement operation in Los Angeles

ICE arrested only 35 migrants in Trump-announced immigration sweep targeting thousands of people

The mass immigration sweep by ICE didn't arrest most of the people it sought, partially because of the mass publicity it received.

An 18-year-old US citizen born in Texas released from federal immigrant custody after being detained for almost a month

An 18-year-old US citizen was released after a month in federal immigration detention because officers questioned the validity of his documents.