Could this shocking image of a man and his daughter who drowned in the Rio Grande bring the US migrant crisis to a head?

Shocking images of a drowned Salvadoran migrant and his 2-year-old daughter who died while trying to cross the Rio Grande river from Mexico to the United States have emerged, underscoring the dangers faced by asylum-seekers. Twenty-five-year-old Oscar Martinez Ramirez fled El Salvador with his 21-year-old wife and their daughter and decided to make the risky crossing from Mexico to the US on Sunday afternoon, according to a Mexican court report seen by AFP. Ramirez carried the little girl on his back, stowing her inside his T-shirt to keep her safe as they attempted to cross the river. But the pair were swept away by violent currents, drowning before her mother's eyes, who survived the ordeal and arrived on shore. — The Telegraph

Delta Air Lines allowing passengers to change, cancel Dominican Republic travel plans

Delta Air Lines is allowing passengers to rebook or cancel their Dominican Republic travel plans without incurring additional fees amid ongoing reports of mysterious illnesses and deaths in the country. Citing the “recent events in Punta Cana,” a message posted to Delta’s Advisories page says travel may be “impacted to/from/through” Punta Cana and the Punta Cana International Airport. The airline is now giving passengers three options ahead of Dominican Republic travel plans booked through Aug. 15: Remain on the flight, change the flight dates or cancel the itinerary altogether. Passengers must have booked travel to prior to June 21 to be eligible. — Fox News

Eric Trump says he was spit on at Chicago restaurant

Eric Trump, son of President Donald Trump, said Tuesday he was spat on by an employee at a Chicago-area restaurant. "It was purely a disgusting act by somebody who clearly has emotional problems," the president's third child told conservative site Breitbart News by phone Tuesday evening. The Chicago Police Department was on the scene and assisted Secret Service, per CPD spokesman Anthony Guglielmi. — CNN

Alabama car dealership offers free shotgun, Bible and American flag to customers

A rural Alabama car dealership is giving away a Bible, a 12-gauge shotgun and an American flag with the purchase of any new or used vehicle as part of its Fourth of July sales promotion. Chatom Ford, a dealership in Chatom, Alabama, went viral for its “God, Guns and Freedom” campaign that is running until July 31. The dealership’s general manager Koby Palmer talks about the offer in a Facebook video that now has more than 60,000 views. In the video, Palmer cocks his rifle in one hand and holds a Bible in the other while standing in front of a pick-up with an American flag draped over its tailgate. — Fox News

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