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1 hr ago | KITV-TV

Local cops turning down feds' requests

Since April, 117 law enforcement agencies in 18 states have decided to ignore U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement requests to keep foreign-born people in jail on suspicion they might be undocumented immigrants.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, US News, Palm Beach County, FL, Criminal Defense Law, Law

3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Obama readies executive action on immigration

President Obama is preparing to announce new measures that would potentially allow millions of illegal immigrants to remain in the United States without fear of deportation, a politically explosive decision that could jolt Washington just weeks before the midterm elections, according to people who have been in touch with the White House.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Washington, DC, Healthcare Law, Law

8 hrs ago |

Undocumented students move forward in Idaho

Now, the 22-year-old said memories of those attempts are "like a dream," with certain scenes that come to mind.


Related Topix: Hazelton, ID, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Republican, Boise State University

9 hrs ago | Times Herald

Texas family facility could signal more deportations

KARNES COUNTY, Texas a?? Starting today, women with children caught crossing Texas' southern border illegally will begin streaming into a freshly-renovated facility here, where they'll stay as their immigration status is reviewed.


Related Topix: Texas, Karnes County, TX, Immigration Reform, US News

13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Law professor who was fatally shot in his driveway waited 19 minutes for an ambulance

The touching moment a man with Down syndrome got up to hug Obama mid-way through his speech: President hosts Special Olympics bash packed with his showbiz pals Abby Hernandez says she is 'feeling better every day' as she reveals she often saw her local newspaper during her nine months in captivity Black teenage girl 'had swollen hands from pounding ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, Florida State University

17 hrs ago | WHTC

A view inside the first detention center specifically for mothers...

For a handful of U.S. companies that have exclusive or longstanding contracts with federal agencies dealing with illegal immigrants, the recent wave of children crossing the southern border with Mexico is a business opportunity.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, us Travel, Travel, US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

20 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

The House GOP Border Plan Just Blew Up In Its Face

House Republican leadership abruptly postponed and then ultimately pulled a vote on its plan to deal with the crisis along the U.S.-Mexico border on Thursday, after a conservative revolt left leadership short of the votes needed to pass the bill .


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Representative Kevin McCarthy, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise

Yesterday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Protesters rally against Butler County Sheriff's illegal immigration stance

Sheriff Jones also sent a letter to Mexican government officials requesting $900,000 in financial assistance to make up for the estimated 3,000 Mexican nationals housed in the Butler County jail over the last decade.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News

Thu Jul 31, 2014

USA Today

Local authorities, feds at odds over immigrant detainees

More than 100 police departments nationwide announced in in recent months that they will limit compliance with federal requests to detain suspected undocumented immigrants.


Related Topix: US News, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Press & Sun-Bulletin

House Republicans delay recess over border dispute

House Republicans were working Thursday to narrowly approve a $659 million emergency spending bill to address the surge of undocumented minors along the U.S. southwest border.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Cole, Bob Goodlatte, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas

KVOR-AM Colorado Springs

More than 100 Protesters Arrested Outside White House over Deportations

More than a hundred demonstrators intentionally had themselves arrested outside the White House on Thursday in protest against the Obama administration's response to the sudden surge of illegal immigrants across the border with Mexico.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News


Texas facility to start housing immigrant families

Federal immigration officials say a South Texas detention center will start housing women and their children who enter the United States officials illegally.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News

The Raw Story

Chicken pox halts immigrant processing at New Mexico center

U.S. border authorities have suspended the processing of undocumented immigrants at a center in New Mexico after one of the detainees was diagnosed with chicken pox, a spokeswoman for Immigration and Customs Enforcement said on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Chickenpox, Health, US News

Broomfield Enterprise

Jude: What if illegal immigrant children become a local issue?

As almost anyone who has been paying attention now knows the federal government is not only allowing illegal immigrants to cross the southern border of the United States, but is actively assisting underage illegal immigrants to do so.


Related Topix: US News, Immigration Reform, Broomfield, CO, Opinion

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Wall Street Journal

States Hit Snags Issuing Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants

A law granting driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants is set to take effect Friday in Colorado, but the state is facing challenges as it seeks to handle a wave of applicants.


Related Topix: US News, Conservative Political News

Unaccompanied Minor Charges America with Border 'Ice Box' Abuse

Tuesday at the Congressional Progressive Caucus' Ad-Hoc Hearing on the humanitarian crisis of unaccompanied minors flooding across the U.S.-Mexico border, a 15-year-old boy who made the journey alone from El Salvador accused U.S. Border Patrol of having "mistreated" him at one of the border holding centers overwhelmed by the tens of thousands of ... (more)

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Jerry Brown says he would support more shelters for immigrant minors

With tension flaring on the U.S.-Mexico border over the illegal crossing of thousands of young immigrants from Central America, Gov. Jerry Brown said after meeting with religious leaders here Tuesday that he would support additional shelters for the minors in California.

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Related Topix: Jerry Brown, US Governors, Prison, California, California Government, US News

Daily World

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

News Max

Harry Reid Wants Immigration Reform Attached to House Border Bill

As House Republican lawmakers work to pass an emergency border spending bill to address the immigration crisis, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid signaled he could complicate the effort by attaching it to the Senate immigration package, The Hill reported.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Jeff Flake, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, John Boehner, John McCain

Get Reading

15 suspected Eritrean illegal immigrants arrested at M4 services near Reading

Nicola Daly, of Usk Road, was also told to pay back the A 107,154 she owed in council tax, housing benefit and income support at A 50 a month 80,000 music fans are set to descend upon the town next month but is the Reading Festival your cup of tea? When getreading reader Dave Cole took a walk through Dinton Pastures in this Thursday's heat, it was ... (more)


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