Influx of teen migrants leads US to open 3 more shelters

FILE - In this June 20, 2014 file photo, a sign stands outside Southwest Key-Nueva Esperanza, in Brownsville, Texas, a facility that shelters unaccompanied immigrant children. The U.S. government announced on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, that it plans to open three new shelters, one each in Colorado, Florida and New Mexico, to house young Central American immigrants as part of an effort to deal with a renewed influx of unaccompanied children across the border. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)DENVER (AP) — The U.S. government plans to open three new shelters in three states to house unaccompanied migrant children as officials brace for another influx of young Central American immigrants crossing the border.

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