immigration

"A Day Without Immigrants" draws supporters in Indianapolis

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Indianapolis is one of several cities where people are taking part in a "A Day Without Immigrants."Read more

Border Patrol agents discover 37 people inside tractor-trailers during checkpoint stops

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Three failed illegal immigration smuggling attempts lead to the discovery of 37 people inside semi-tractor trailers.Read more

100s in river 'no-man's land' after Mexico troops block way

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Hundreds of Central American migrants were stranded in a sort of no-man’s land on the river border between Guatemala and Mexico after running up against lines of Mexican...Read more


Supporters confront lawmakers on controversial issues

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Hundreds of people descended on the Statehouse Monday to educate, lean on and convince lawmakers to support a variety of controversial bills.Read more

Texas governor to reject new refugees, first under Trump

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Texas will no longer accept the resettlement of new refugees, becoming the first state known to do so under a recent Trump administration order, Gov. Greg Abbott said...Read more

US awards immigration detention contracts in California

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Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill in October to ban contracts for for-profit prisons starting Jan. 1.Read more

US judge blocks Trump's health insurance rule for immigrants

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A federal judge in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday put on hold a Trump administration rule requiring immigrants prove they will have health insurance or can pay for...Read more

Tally of children split at border tops 5,400 in new count

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The ACLU totaled more than 5,400 children who have been separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border since July 2017.Read more

Suit says feds using immigration marriage interviews as trap

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Six couples have joined a class action accusing federal agents of luring families to marriage interviews in Baltimore, only to detain the immigrant spouse for...Read more


Trump signs proclamation restricting visas for uninsured

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The new rule applies to people seeking immigrant visas from abroad — not those in the U.S. already.Read more

Trump admin shifting to privatize migrant child detention

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So far, the only private company caring for migrant children is CHS, owned by beltway contractor Caliburn International Corp.Read more