Immigration demonstrators rally

In big cities and small towns, hundreds of thousands of marchers gather to protest President Trump’s immigration policies after reports of migrant kids and parents being separated after crossing the border.

Acting director of ICE named

The Department of Homeland Security says Ronald D. Vitiello will serve as deputy director of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and also ICE’s acting director. He currently is acting deputy commissioner of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.

Spain allows migrants to dock

Spain agrees to welcome another humanitarian aid boat packed with migrants rescued from the Mediterranean Sea, as European Union nations struggle to reach an agreement acceptable to all its members. A second vessel is still missing at sea.

Austria takes over EU presidency

Austria takes over the rotating presidency of the European Union with a pledge to better secure the 28-nation bloc’s external borders. At a ceremony, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz says the six-month presidency is “an honor for us, but also a great responsibility.”