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2 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

House GOP calls off vote on immigration bill

House Republicans called off a vote on their $659 million emergency response to the border influx from Central America overwhelming immigration resources, unable to agree among themselves about what to do.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Eric Cantor, John Boehner, Rick Perry, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors

6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds voter ID law

The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a requirement Thursday that voters show photo identification at the polls, but the law remains blocked in federal court.


Related Topix: Wisconsin Government, Wisconsin, Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Scott Walker, US Governors, Jim Doyle

11 hrs ago | Fox News

EXCLUSIVE Brazen gangs of smugglers take aim at US border cops

A game warden hit in the head with a rock while trying to seize a raft. Police officers wounded in an hours-long standoff with a gang member wanted for murder.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, Drugs, Marijuana

15 hrs ago | Washington Times

Feds to show off immigrant family detention

Federal immigration officials are to give a tour Thursday of a South Texas detention center where they plan to house women who enter the United States illegally with their children.


Related Topix: Texas

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Immigration leads Arizona governor's race issues

One candidate called for sending National Guard troops and to build fences on the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas to stem the tide of immigrants, and forwarding the bill to President Barack Obama.


Related Topix: Arizona, US National Guard, US Military, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Family, Kids

Daily Mail

You can't park there sir! Driver in lucky escape after his car...

How deadly Ebola has spread across the globe: Health officials try to trace 30,000 linked to death of American victim - as Nigerian film star sparks outrage by fleeing Africa in a mask on first-class flight Teenage girl, 17, was 'raped at Keith Urban concert in front of hundreds of fans as people watched and FILMED the attack' 'Mommy is dead!' ... (more)


Related Topix: United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

The Star Press

Voices: Deportation policy could define Obama legacy

You saw it this week outside the White House, when undocumented immigrants picketed to demand Obama listen to their views as he finalizes a highly anticipated overhaul of the nation's deportation system.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Representative Michele Bachmann, US House of Representatives, Family, Kids

WSNX-FM Grand Rapids

Strippers for Jesus

A longshot candidate for Congress is trying to win his primary with the endorsement of a controversial Bush.


WCTV Tallahassee

Groups Want Counties to Ignore ICE Detainers

A coalition of civil rights and immigrant rights groups has sent letters to officials in 62 Florida counties calling for an end to local law enforcement agencies detaining people for alleged civil immigration violations at the request of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.


Star Tribune

5 things to know on the AP-GfK immigration poll

Though immigration is taking a prominent place in domestic politics, with 67 percent of Americans calling illegal immigration a serious problem for the country, legislation to overhaul the system remains stalled.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

On the war's bloodiest day, the barrage also leaves Gaza's 1.7 million people without power and water.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, Opinion

KMPH-TV Fresno

Bellagio robbery suspect is convict from Kansas

The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing... The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' ... (more)


Related Topix: University of Southern California, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Prison

WSET-TV Lynchburg

4 charged with murder in death of USC student

Most of the 1,200 people driven to evacuate by a Northern California wildfire that destroyed 13 homes have been told they can safely return after a series of steady gains in the firefight.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Yosemite National Park, US National Parks, University of Southern California, US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat

Deseret News

Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

For nearly two months, images of immigrant children who have crossed the border without a parent, only to wind up in concrete holding cells once in United States, have tugged at heartstrings.


Related Topix: Prison, Family, Kids, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Barack Obama


Lawyers for Hollywood sex abuse accuser want out

By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer Human rights and gay rights activists on Tuesday urged President Barack Obama to ensure that the issue of anti-gay discrimination in Africa is on the agenda at... By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer Human rights and gay rights activists on Tuesday urged President Barack Obama to ensure that the issue of anti-gay ... (more)


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, University of Southern California


Poll: Immigration concerns rise with tide of kids

A new Associated Press-GfK poll finds two-thirds of Americans now say illegal immigration is a serious problem for the country, a figure that's up 14 points since May. Fifty-one percent of Americans support changing U.S. law so that all children apprehended when entering the country illegally are treated the same as those from Mexico or Canada, who ... (more)


Related Topix: Kids, Family, Illegal Immigration, US News

Daily Chronicle

House to vote on slimmed-down bill for border

House Republicans unveiled a slimmed-down bill Tuesday to address the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border by sending in National Guard troops and speeding migrant youths back home.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Bill Flores, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Tom Cole


Scott Brown Using Immigration To Attack Shaheen

Scott Brown is actually making use of the immigration issue in the New Hampshire Senate Race against Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, Republican Senate hopeful Scott Brown is unleashing a new TV ad focused on border security against New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, tethering her to President Barack Obama on an issue that has dominated ... (more)


Related Topix: Scott Brown, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Barack Obama

The Heartland Institute

Area Lobbyist: Why Do Republicans Want To Kill My Job?

John Feehery's piece here on the dangers of rising Republican skepticism for big business is an amusing read , not just because I'm pretty sure nearly every sentence of it can be debunked in whole or in part.


Related Topix: US News, Representative Jim Jordan, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Justin Amash, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Immigration debate roils politics in ... Maine?

With its close-knit communities and a practice of labeling non-natives as "from away," Mainers have a reputation for being insular.


Related Topix: Maine, Maine Government, US Governors, Paul LePage, Family, Kids, Deval Patrick