immigration

Associated Press
November 27, 2018 - 8:50 am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Many among the more than 5,000 Central American migrants in Tijuana were urgently exploring their options amid a growing feeling that they had little hope of making successful asylum bids in the United States or of crossing the border illegally. Most were dispirited on Monday...
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Associated Press
November 20, 2018 - 10:19 am
HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally. President Donald Trump issued a proclamation on Nov. 9 that said anyone who crossed the southern border between official ports of entry would be ineligible for...
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Associated Press
November 15, 2018 - 10:43 am
TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — The first members of a caravan of Central Americans to reach the U.S. border slept in overcrowded shelters and in tents with a view of armed U.S. Border Patrol agents, with many saying they will wait for other migrants to join them before making their next moves. Hundreds of...
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Associated Press
November 02, 2018 - 10:43 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has left no doubt that his top priority as leader of the military is making it more "lethal" — better at war and more prepared for it — and yet nothing about the military's new mission at the U.S.-Mexico border advances that goal. Some argue it...
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(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
October 24, 2018 - 1:54 pm
By MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants renewed their hoped-for march to the United States on Wednesday, setting out before dawn with plans to travel another 45 miles (75 kilometers) of the more than 1,000 miles that still lie before them...
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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
October 19, 2018 - 12:48 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Eager to bring immigration to the forefront as the midterm elections near, President Donald Trump suggested without evidence that Democrats or their allies are supporting a "caravan" of Central American migrants who are traveling north aiming...
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(AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
September 06, 2018 - 11:03 am
By COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's administration says it plans to sidestep a court agreement that limited detention for immigrant children. The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday it would terminate the agreement, which requires the...
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Chesterfield Police Department
August 31, 2018 - 3:49 pm
Chesterfield County, VA _ U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has filed a detainer on the two men charged in connection with a Chesterfield hit and run that left a 4-year-old boy dead and his parents and 7-year-old brother injured. The crash occurred the afternoon of Saturday August 25...
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(Kelsey Kremer/The Des Moines Register via AP)
August 27, 2018 - 2:52 pm
BROOKLYN, Iowa (AP) — The killing of University of Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts has prompted criticism of the U.S. immigration system because the man charged in her death is a Mexican farmworker. But the victim's father told mourners he's been embraced by the local Hispanic community. Speaking...
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(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP, File)
August 23, 2018 - 10:17 am
By ASTRID GALVAN , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities coerced dozens of parents separated from their children at the border to sign documents they did not understand, according to a complaint expected to be filed Thursday. In some of the cases, parents gave away rights to...
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