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2 hrs ago | KION 46

Vargas, others appeal to US on deportations

Filmmaker and activist Jose Antonio Vargas and 10 others asked the U.S. government on Wednesday to halt deportation proceedings against undocumented immigrants like themselves who have strong and productive ties to the United States.


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

2 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence

Holder discusses police mistrust outside Ferguson

The California Highway Patrol says one of its officers could face serious charges in the videotaped beating of a woman on the side of a freeway.


Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

6 hrs ago | Xenia Daily Gazette

A ticket to Sarah Palin's funhouse

For 100 bucks you get access to an Internet channel where she'll blather about things like the war on Christmas.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, Opinion

10 hrs ago | The Raw Story

New wave of ultra-conservatives could spell more trouble for House Speaker Boehner

Glenn Grothman is a fiery conservative who wants to slash welfare programs and crack down on illegal immigrants who he says will "destroy" America.


Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thomas Petri, Healthcare Law, Law

15 hrs ago | Colorado Political News

Reporters don't correct Coffman's assertion that Reid blocked GOP immigration bills

It's tough to fact-check an entire debate, if you're an increasingly lonely reporter at a shrinking news outlet, but a reporter somewhere should have corrected Rep. Mike Coffman's assertion, in his debate last week against Democrat Andrew Romanoff, that immigration bills cleared the Republican-controlled House of Representatives.


Related Topix: Representative Mike Coffman, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBS News

White House takes suggestions from business on immigration changes

U.S. President Obama delivers remarks about the faltering immigration reform agenda to the news media with Vice President Joe Biden in the Rose Garden at the White House June 30, 2014 in Washington, DC.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Joe Biden

Daily Press & Argus

Darrell M. West: When Republican big bucks backfire

The recent death of Richard Mellon Scaife marks the start of a massive transfer of politically focused wealth to a new generation.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Opinion

ICE resumes deportations from New Mexico center

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said in a statement late Monday that the agency resumes removal flights back to Central America on Aug. 7. Since then, 71 immigrant adults and children from the center have been deported, officials said.


Related Topix: Chickenpox, Health, Artesia, NM

ABC Action News

Republicans have irrational tea party-phobia

In a lackluster election year, the one story that seemed to offer decent drama was the "Tea Party versus the Republican Establishment" conflagration.


Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Eric Cantor, Illegal Immigration

Border agents arrest Central American sex offenders with criminal records in the U.S.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Monday that border agents near Eagle Pass, Texas arrested two illegal immigrants from Central America who were later discovered to be sex offenders with U.S. criminal records.


Related Topix: Prison, US News, Illegal Immigration, Eagle Pass, TX

WSJV-TV South Bend

Community Coalition for Immigration Reform disappointed in meeting with Congresswoman Walorski

Representatives from the Community Coalition for Immigration Reform say they're disappointed after meeting today with Congresswoman Jackie Walorski.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Jackie Walorski, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, St Joseph County, IN, South Bend, IN, Plymouth, IN


Honduras foreign minister visits US-Mexico border

The foreign minister of Honduras is scheduled to speak in McAllen about steps that country has taken to stem the flow of unaccompanied child immigrants to the United States.


Related Topix: Illegal Immigration, US News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Editorial: Don't overreach on immigration, Mr. Obama

When the Republican-controlled House of Representatives reneged on its promise to take up immigration reform before heading off on vacation, President Barack Obama vowed to take matters into his own hands by the end of summer.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration, Opinion

The Raw Story

Rush Limbaugh: Democrats are spreading 'myth' that police shoot and kill Black men

Conservative talk show host Rush Limbaugh accused Democrats on Monday of drumming up interest in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Missouri for their own gain, Media Matters reported.

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Related Topix: Rush Limbaugh

Militias complicate situation on Texas border

On a recent moonlit night, Border Patrol agents began rounding up eight immigrants hiding in and around a canal near the Rio Grande.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, SWAT, Entertainment, Television, US News, Illegal Immigration, Rick Perry, US Governors

Weekend Balita

Obama's immigration options has precedents from past U.S. Presidents

Amidst the furor on his use of presidential powers to speed up immigration matters, President Barack Obama is not alone in exercising his authority.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Real Estate, W., George Bush


White House meets with big biz on immigration

Senior White House officials are in talks with business leaders that could expand the executive actions President Barack Obama takes on immigration.


Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, Startups, Intel

The Olympian

GOP establishment on a roll in House primaries

This Sept. 17, 2012, file photo shows then incumbent Rep. Frank Guinta, R-N.H., and then Democratic challenger Carol Shea-Porter as they debate during the 1st Congressional District forum at St. Anselm College in Manchester, N.H. National Republicans got their man, and woman, in a half-dozen House primaries in New York, New Jersey, Iowa and ... (more)


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Frank Guinta, Representative Carol Shea-Porter, Democrat, Saint Anselm College, Representative Jon Runyan

WFAA-TV Dallas

Name of Muslim group in Myanmar goes unspoken

Myanmar's downtrodden Rohingya Muslims have been denied citizenship, targeted in deadly sectarian violence and corralled into dirty camps without aid.


Related Topix: Burma, Southeast Asia, World News, Activism, US Politics, Barack Obama,

Sun Aug 17, 2014


Immigration crisis at border afflicts heartland harvest

States farther away from the U.S.-Mexico border, though, are reckoning with a different set of challenges: a skimpy agriculture labor market and cumbersome immigrant-worker programs that go unfixed amid partisan gridlock on Capitol Hill.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Life, Fruits, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham