The public remains largely divided in its views of the overall effect of immigration. Roughly as many believe that newcomers to the U.S. strengthen American society as say they threaten traditional American values, and over the longer term, positive
The station is owned by Entravision Communications Corp., a Santa Monica, Calif. firm that operates a string of Spanish stations throughout California and the Southwest, including KLNZ-FM (103.5) in the Valley, also known as Radio Tri-Color.
Immigrant supporters claimed their first major victory since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks after a bipartisan group of senators approved legislation that would give millions of illegal immigrants a chance at citizenship.
4 years after the 9/11 attacks, investigators were able to easily enter the US with enough radioactive material to make two so-called dirty bombs, according to a report on a government undercover investigation obtained.
“Here lies America. In 230 years, she won all her battles. She safeguarded mankind’s yearning for freedom. She created the greatest opportunity for the most people in the history of the world. She brought the world foreign aid, the Red Cross, Peace C
The House of Representatives has passed a bill that would make it a felony for immigrants to be in the US illegally.
Proponents of a guest worker program to address the chaos of illegal immigration have a hard sell in front of them. Similar programs in the past have been plagued by abuses and have done little to stem the influx of undocumented workers.
City's biggest demonstration ever part of national wave; marchers call for legalizing undocumented immigrants
“CAMP OF THE SAINTS” describes a fleet of brutes heading for France with immigration on their minds. The same horde makes its way into America daily with similar results: national suicide.
Whitaker is one of the few farmers in the United States to employ legal immigrant guest-workers. Others are not exactly lining up to join the program.
Three days into the journey, a U.S. Border Patrol agent spotted the group of illegal immigrants, and as the agent chased them, the Border Patrol truck hit Cruz-Torralva and his daughter, Lourdes, killing her.
[Thanks, JD.] The House measure would force any individual, including church workers, to see documentation before giving help to immigrants, or risk imprisonment. "It is none of the government's business who and how religious people s
Even though federal law prohibits suspicionless Border Patrol profiling more than 100 miles away from an international border, the U.S. Border Patrol polices Phoenix's bus station and airport -- some 175 miles from Mexico -- because the city has
DATELAND - An illegal immigrant was arrested Wednesday on charges of child endangerment in a Sunday evening incident in which he and his daughter were run over by a Border Patrol vehicle, killing the 12-year-old girl.
Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, a potential White House candidate in 2008, said some Republicans are trying to create a "police state" to round up illegal immigrants. The House measure would make unlawful presence in the US a felony.
Napolitano did not say how many additional troops would be stationed at the border and referred questions to the National Guard, which did not immediately return a call.
The population of unauthorised migrants reached between 11.5m and 12m last year, accounting for nearly a third of the foreign-born population in the US.
The US plan to require people travelling between the US and Canada to have passports or similar identification is already hurting cross-border tourism, and it's not even in effect yet. Convention planners are hesitant to book events across the bo
Sheriff's deputies had arrested more than 50 people on suspicion of conspiring with a human smuggler, to illegally enter the US. Last year another case of human smuggling got a lot of attention. It also involved the sheriff and his new best frien
"Congress has struggled ... with the immigration issue for the last 30 years," said Sen. Edward Kennedy. "That all changed with 9/11.... Our national security now requires us to know who is entering and leaving the US. We can't aff
Many tunnels are beneath the US-Mexico border. No law prohibits building such tunnels. Senators and House members introduced a bill that would make it a federal crime punishable by up to 20 years in prison to build or finance such tunnels.
Officials from Washington border communities say new travel identification requirements will place an unprecedented economic burden on Northwest cities, threatening international commerce and tourism. Under a federal law to be phased in over the next
One is a second grader in Manhattan. Over the protests of his American mother, immigration officials have been trying to deport him ever since he returned from a brief visit to Canada without the right visa. Another is an Irish professor invited to t
WASHINGTON -- Armed men in Mexican military uniforms have illegally crossed into the United States to provide cover for drug smugglers, and have fired upon U.S. Border Patrol agents on several occasions, a congressional panel was told Tuesday.
The Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a contract worth up to $385 million for building temporary immigration detention centers to Kellogg Brown & Root, the Halliburton subsidiary that has been criticized for overcharging the Pentagon for its work i
According to reports in the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, the FBI and the Hudspeth County Sheriff’s Department have confirmed that Mexican Army troops armed with mounted machine guns accompanying civilian drug smugglers were confronted by federal and
Overcrowded housing is emerging as a battleground in immigration as towns and counties crack down on landlords who permit many unrelated people to occupy single-family homes. [After years of blocking landlords efforts to evict!]
Mexico's foreign secretary suggested Thursday that uniformed men using a military-style Humvee to help drug traffickers on the border could have been U.S. soldiers or criminals disguised as Mexican troops.
"It appears our government is covering this thing up because it just doesn't want to admit there is a problem," he said. "Trade between the United States and Mexico may be more important to Washington than human lives."
A Mexican government agency is to issue some 70,000 maps marking main roads and water tanks for people wanting to cross illegally into the US. The National Human Rights Commission says the maps will be aimed at cutting the death toll among migrant