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1 hr ago | The Washington Post

5White House suggests delay on immigration reform

The White House has signaled that President Obama's pledge to reform the nation's immigration system could happen later than the end of the summer, a deadline it set earlier this year.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich

4 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

29-stone 'martial arts expert' facing eviction from his housing...

Burning Man lives up to its name: Seventy-foot heads are set ablaze in spectacular pyrotechnic display as festival finally ignites ISIS in Mexico? Feds DENY watchdog group's claim that the terror group is operating in Juarez and plans to cross the porous border to commit 'imminent' car-bomb attacks on US targets 'Barney Fife is in charge': Obama ... (more)


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration

8 hrs ago | Business Journal

Obama taps Sarah Saldana to head Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Sarah SaldaA a, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Texas, laying out the charges against John Wiley Price and others in a multi-year investigation.


Related Topix: Texas

12 hrs ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

Durbin Says President Should Take Unilateral Action on Immigration Reform

With no action on the problem of Central American children turning up at the U.S. border likely to come from Congress, U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin says it's up to the president to act on his own.


Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Senator Dick Durbin, US News, Kids, Family

17 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Equality Maryland head arrested at immigration reform rally

Carrie Evans, the executive director of Equality Maryland, was arrested at an immigration reform rally in Washington on Thursday afternoon, the state's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender organization said.


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Transgender

22 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

Hillary Clinton wants a global pact on surveillance and data collection

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton called for a "global compact" on surveillance and the use of collected data, saying the U.S. isn't the only country that does it and American technology companies are unfairly targeted for the government's actions.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

Thu Aug 28, 2014


Immigration Sit-In Outside White House Results in About 100 Arrests

For the second time in a month, progressive activists disillusioned with the Obama administration's immigration policies intentionally had themselves arrested outside the White House in what they called an act of "civil disobedience."

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New York Post

Obama sets no timeline for action on immigration

With a self-imposed deadline looming, President Barack Obama said Thursday he still intends to act on his own to change immigration policies but stopped short of reiterating his past vows to act by end of summer.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

Nanaimo Daily News

No. 2 House Republican faces unlikely challenge from immigrant farm worker

This July 31, 2014 file photo shows House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of Calif.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Agriculture, Science, 2012 Presidential Election


Prospect of Another DC Shutdown Looms over Immigration Showdown

The prospect of another economically and politically crippling government shutdown looms over President Obama's talk of taking executive action on immigration next month and Republican threats to thwart him by blocking certain funding measures.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Barack Obama, Democrat, Debbie Wasserman Schultz

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Consumers deal with insurance deadline, site glitches

Consumers deal with insurance deadline, site glitches Consumers deal with insurance deadline, site glitches Check out this story on Hundreds of thousands of people risk losing their new health insurance policies if they don't ... (more)


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health, Medicare


In town halls, U.S. lawmakers hear voter anger over illegal migrants

When Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling sat down with colleagues and constituents at a recent Chamber of Commerce lunch in Dallas, the first question he faced was whether Congress planned to address immigration policy and a burgeoning border crisis.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Greg Walden, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Representative Tom Cotton, Illegal Immigration

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Nanaimo Daily News

US immigration judges' union advocates for independent court to rule on deportations

The federal immigration court system should be separated from the Justice Department and operated independently of federal law enforcement, the top two leaders of the immigration judges' union said Wednesday.


KRQE Albuquerque

Fired dairy worker accused in brutal attack

Chaves County Deputies say two brothers accused of beating and stabbing a man at a New Mexico dairy are illegal immigrants who acted out because one had been fired.


Related Topix: Chaves County, NM, Illegal Immigration, US News

WCNC-TV Charlotte

5 things Obama may do to change immigration system

Check out this story on The Karnes County Residential Center in Karnes City, Texas, is an immigration detention facility retooled to house adults with children who have been apprehended at the border.


Related Topix: Karnes City, TX, US News, Illegal Immigration

Cybercast News Service

Border Patrol revamps practices to settle lawsuit

U.S. immigration authorities must revamp their practices to ensure Mexicans accused of living in the country illegally are properly informed of their right to a hearing before an immigration judge, according to a lawsuit settlement made public Wednesday.


Related Topix: Prison, California, ACLU

The Washington Post

White House mulls proposals to hike legal immigration

The White House is considering proposals from business and immigrant rights groups that are pressing President Obama to provide hundreds of thousands of new green cards for high-tech workers and the relatives of U.S. citizens and permanent residents.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics


Arizona's state treasurer claims victory in Republican primary

Arizona state treasurer and businessman Doug Ducey claimed victory on Tuesday in the race to be the Republican nominee to replace outgoing Governor Jan Brewer, who has repeatedly clashed with the Obama administration over illegal immigration.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Ed Pastor, Democrat, Representative Ann Kirkpatrick, Representative James Lankford, Republican, US Governors, Jan Brewer

KTEN-TV Denison

Afghanistan's one-time booming war economy slows

A longtime Tennessee civil rights lawyer known for his involvement in a case that ultimately desegregated the state's public colleges and universities has died.


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Home Listing, Home

Tue Aug 26, 2014

KTEN-TV Denison

10 new fall TV shows worthy of a first-night look

17. . This image released by Fox shows Griffin Gluck, left, and Octavia Spencer from the "Red Band Society," premiering Sept.


Related Topix: Wisconsin, Air Accidents, US Politics, Charles Schumer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Burning Man, Arts