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Immigrant advocates and lawyers say young mothers don't get special treatment while they're crammed into U.S. facilities so packed that migrants are forced to sleep on floors or stand for days on end, AP's Astrid Galvan reports.
Why it matters: As a result, the girls say they're underfed, have poor hygiene and their babies get sick.
A happy ending ... An attorney's shocking discovery last month of an ailing 17-year-old girl from Guatemala cradling a clearly premature infant inside a U.S. detention center prompted a national outcry, AP adds.
The stage is set for tonight's "Salute to America."
Protester Robert Kennedy helps set up Code Pink's 20-foot-tall Trump Baby balloon near the Washington Monument.
P.S. It's been a rainy day in D.C.
Miki Sudo, age 33 (above, center), devoured 31 hot dogs to win the Nathan's Famous contest on the Coney Island boardwalk for the sixth year, per AP.
Defending men's champ Joey "Jaws" Chestnut, age 35 (below), ate 71 wieners and buns to secure his 12th title. "I feel like I should eat a couple more," he quipped.