Flood of Children at Border Needing Care Outstrips U.S. Capacity

Flood of Children at Border Needing Care Outstrips U.S. Capacity

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Since October, more than 57,000 children have arrived by themselves, most from Central America, and 22,000 more have been detained with their parents. While the majority of those caught are teenagers, the greatest increase has been among children younger than 12.