The Justice Department closed this troubled private prison. Immigration authorities are reopening it.
When the Justice Department announced two months ago that it wanted to end the use of private prisons, Cibola County Correctional Center was exactly the kind of facility that officials desired to shut
A U.S. District Judge ruled that Cleveland, Mississippi, must merge its integrated and all-black schools. Sixty-two years after Brown v. Board of Education found school segregation unconstitutional, a
The gurney in the the execution chamber at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary in McAlester, Oklahoma. After botched executions and a damning grand jury report, the state is not expected to hold any executions
These "contract prisons" were first developed as a solution to alleviate overcrowding in public Bureau of Prisons (BOP) facilities — they typically hold adult male inmates who are undocumented immigrants
It is something you often hear about in the race for the White House. In simple terms, many Americans feel like they're not doing any better than they were five or 10 years ago. And sure enough, growth
(CNN) — Both men and women are responsible for pregnancy, yet the burden of preventing it often falls on one gender. Women can choose from a variety of options to control fertility while for generations,
The wife of a Millbury, Mass. police officer allegedly faked a robbery and vandalized the couple’s own home. According to police, Maria Daly reported a burglary at the home, and said jewelry and money