US to grant refugee status to some children

Vice President Joe Biden speaks at the Inter-American Development Bank “Investing in Central America: Opening up Opportunities for Growth” seminar, Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at the Inter-American Development Bank in Washington. Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina listens at right. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government will launch a program in December to grant refugee status to some people under the age of 21 who live in Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador and whose parents legally reside in the United States.

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