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Businesses across US close for 'Day Without Immigrants'

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Businesses in cities across the country are closing today as immigrants boycott their jobs, classes and shopping.

The strike known as "A Day Without Immigrants" is planned in Washington, D.C, Philadelphia, Austin, Texas, and other major U.S. cities.

The protest targets President Donald Trump's actions to crack down on immigrants, including plans to build a Mexican border wall and temporarily ban travel from certain Muslim-majority nations.

Read more from USA Today.

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