{FD} Feds crack down on MS-13, but immigration policy lets new recruits in, figures show

The encouraging signs that federal law enforcement is making a dent in MS-13 membership may be tempered by the fact that as some 214 gang members have been taken off U.S. streets, the Office of Refugee Resettlement in the 2017 fiscal year placed more than 40,000 Central American unaccompanied teenagers around the country.

{FD} ‘Brilliant’ Columbia doctoral student shot in the head, killed by his boyfriend, police say

A promising Columbia University graduate student described by colleagues as ‘brilliant’ and ‘kind’ was killed after an argument with his boyfriend at his home in Houston Sunday night, according to police in Texas.

{FD} Democratic Rep. Al Green releases odd statement about ‘allegations’ with longtime ‘friend’

Texas Rep. Al Green, in a random statement released Monday, insisted drama surrounding a relationship he had years ago with a former aide in Houston “has been resolved.”

{FD} Illegal immigrant, 24, took teen across state lines for sex, feds say

A 24-year-old illegal immigrant spent several weeks trying to romantically pursue a 15-year-old Texas girl, eventually kidnapping the teen — a distant relative — at her birthday party and taking her to Georgia for sex, prosecutors say.