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US Considers Screening Youth in Honduras for Refugee Status

Top Obama administration officials say the United States is considering a pilot program which would involve screening some youths in Honduras to see if they qualify for refugee status in the United States. Officials say the youngsters could be interviewed before they make the dangerous journey to the U.S. border, as tens of thousands of children from Central America have done already this year.   White House spokesman Josh Earnest said President Barack Obama was considering possible...

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