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Cicilline Meets with El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras Ambassadors

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline a member of the House Judiciary Committee, yesterday met with the Ambassador of the Republic of El Salvador Fancisco Altschul, Ambassador of the Republic of Guatemala Julio LigorrA­a, and the Ambassador of the Republic of Honduras Jorge Milla Reyes to discuss the situation at the southwest border of the United ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, Honduras, World News, Central America, El Salvador

Fri Jul 18, 2014

John A. Tures: Fact-checking some border crisis rhetoric

Sarah Palin says we should impeach President Barack Obama over the recent border crisis, in a column.


Related Topix: US Governors, Sarah Palin, World News, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Family, Kids, Georgia

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Global Voices Online

Authorities Have Confiscated $9.9M Hidden in Bean Cans, Shoes and...

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.


Related Topix: World News, Puerto Rico, Psychology, Science, Drugs,

Wed Jul 16, 2014

CBC News

Mayan translator a rare voice for migrant kids at U.S. border

For some of the many migrant children from Central America streaming across the U.S. border in recent months, Sheba Velasco is a comforting voice at the other end of a phone line.


Related Topix: Kids, Family, World News

Malaysian National News Agency

Guatemala Investigating Possible Death Of Minor In US Desert

GUATEMALA CITY, July 16 -- The Guatemalan government is investigating the possible death of another minor in the Arizona desert as he was coming to the United States, Vice President Roxana Baldetti said.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, us Travel, Travel, World News, Central America, Oracle, AZ

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Central American migrants: Is immigration to US all it's cracked up to be?

The views expressed are the author's own. David Stoll has a good contribution to the unaccompanied minors debate over at the Wall Street Journal with The Economics Behind the Border Pile-Up .


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Blog News, World News,

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Seattle Times

U.S. returns first planeload of mothers, children to Honduras

A planeload of single mothers and children arrived in this gang-ridden Honduran city Monday, ferried back on a U.S.-chartered flight as an unprecedented surge of Central American migrants has overwhelmed U.S. border enforcement officials in recent months.


Related Topix: Honduras, World News, Artesia, NM,

WFAA-TV Dallas

Dallas doctors work to reshape disfigured face of Guatemalan orphan

Gersi Ordoez hasn't had much to smile about her entire life. In fact, a serious trauma to her face makes it impossible for her to smile at all.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, World News

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Next 25 Articles

Sarah Palin wants to impeach Barack Obama. In an op-ed article published last week, the former Republican vice presidential nominee declared that the crisis on the southern border "is the last straw that makes the battered wife say, A No, masA ."


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Governors, Sarah Palin, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, World News

Sarah Palin: Obama Should Be Impeached

In a recent op/ed, Sarah Palin called for impeachment of President Obama - but due to something President Bush did.


Related Topix: World News, US Governors, Sarah Palin, George Bush, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Immigration Reform

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Garden City Telegram

More than rumors drive Central American youths toward U.S.

A few weeks ago, sisters Karen and Sindy Laucel joined the exodus of youths from Central America, hoping to reconnect with their mother, who had left this farming village a decade ago in search of work in the U.S. With so many heading north, now seemed the time to reunite.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico,


Peggy Noonan's border nonsense: Her bizarre view of how...

So much of the talk about the refugee crisis on our southern border focuses on the politics of it: who in Washington is to blame, how it will affect the 2014 elections, how it will affect the 2016 elections, whether it is "politically comparable to Hurricane Katrina," what Obama's deliberate strategy is, etc.


Related Topix: World News

The Columbus Dispatch

Boehner rejects talk of impeaching Obama

House Speaker John Boehner yesterday rejected calls from conservatives to impeach President Barack Obama, saying he prefers filing a lawsuit against what he says is Obama's " rewriting law to make it fit his own needs."


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, US Governors, Sarah Palin, World News

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Guatemalan Children Risk Lives To Get To US

The surge of migrants from Central America to the United States shows no sign of easing, despite what Barack Obama calls a 'humanitarian crisis'.


Related Topix: Central America, World News


Sarah Palin's 'The View' With Rosie and Whoopi: The Script

With Rosie O'Donnell reportedly set to join Whoopi Goldberg on 'The View,' Sarah Palin has offered up herself as a "voice of reason" for the show.


Related Topix: World News, Celebrities, Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi Goldberg, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, The Fast and the Furious, Action Movies

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Free Republic

Palin: Illegal Immigration 'Tipping Point' on Impeachment

Former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy has argued that "impeachment was quite intentionally included by the Framers as the ultimate check against presidential lawlessness," and former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin said on Tuesday that the illegal immigration issue was the "tipping point" for her in deciding that Obama needed to be impeached for a ... (more)


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, World News, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Governors, Sarah Palin

KHOU-TV Houston

Young Telemundo employee killed in car wreck during holiday trip

A Houston family is mourning the loss of a young woman killed in a car crash out of state.


Related Topix: World News

Navy Times

SOUTHCOM chief: Central America drug war a dire threat to U.S. national security

Marines with a security cooperation team work with Guatemalan marines during a train-the-trainer session at the Brigada de Infantera de Marina base in Puerto Barrios, Guatemala, on June 4. After observing the transnational organized crime network for 19 months as commander of U.S. Southern Command, I see the only viable approach is to work as ... (more)


Related Topix: US Military, US Marine Corps, World News, Drugs, Congo, Africa

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Translators bridge cultural gap between Buckner volunteers and Guatemalans

Buckner Family Hope Centers are located in three different Guatemalan communities: San Jose Penula, Jocotenango and the government orphanage Hogar Seguro.


Related Topix: World News,

Whittier Daily News

Murrieta, and the nation, goes in search of liberty

It's been said so often in the past few days that it's nearly a cliche. Nonetheless, there is some truth in labeling Murrieta the current center of the nation's immigration debate.


Related Topix: Murrieta, CA, Riverside County, CA, Family, Kids, World News, Central America, El Salvador, Honduras