09/16/14 05:30 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — New York state is a national leader in helping thousands of unaccompanied migrant children who have fled Central America for the United States, but more funding is needed to give them a normal life, advocates told state legislators Tuesday. Organizations that provide shelter,...
By John Stossel | 09/16/14 02:44 PM
America needs immigrants. Immigrants co-founded most of Silicon Valley's start-ups. The Patent Office says immigrants invent things at twice the rate of native-born Americans.
By Paul Bedard | 09/16/14 12:52 PM
The summer lull in illegal border crossings from Mexico is about to give way to a rush of even more immigrants in a frenzy of fear that Washington is about to shut the door, according to several Hispanic leaders.
By Brian Hughes | 09/15/14 04:09 PM
They are scheduled to lose their Obamacare coverage at the end of the month because officials could not verify their citizenship or immigration status, the Obama administration announced Monday.
09/15/14 02:47 PM
GENEVA (AP) — This year is on track to become the deadliest ever for migrants crossing the Mediterranean Sea after two heavily loaded boats were wrecked in the past week, possibly killing 700 people fleeing Africa for Europe — the same number as died during all of last year. That would raise...
By Michael Barone | 09/12/14 12:06 PM
On the issues of Iraq, immigration and inversion, President Obama finds himself forced by events to do something he dislikes -- and he's in trouble with much of his Democratic Party base for doing so.
By Brian Hughes | 09/12/14 01:24 PM
President Obama's second term is proving that for the commander in chief, if it's broken, you own it.
09/12/14 06:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder is arguing publicly in favor of legal representation for migrant children arriving unaccompanied at the border — even as his department takes the opposite position in court. Holder said Friday in a speech to the Hispanic National Bar Association...
09/12/14 04:32 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has quietly slowed deportations by nearly 20 percent while delaying plans to act on his own potentially to shield millions of immigrants from expulsion. The Homeland Security Department is on pace to remove the fewest number of immigrants since 2007,...
By Mike Gonzalez | 09/10/14 05:00 PM
In the annals of cynical political maneuvers, President Obama's decision to postpone executive action on immigration until after the election must win some sort of prize.
09/10/14 06:45 PM
HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y. (AP) — On a recent breezy summer day, 7-year-old Kevin Torres played soccer with his neighbors in the front yard of his two-story home on New York's Long Island as his mother watched nearby. It's a typical suburban sight, but not for Briseida Flores, who had been...
09/10/14 04:30 PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An upscale hotel chain has agreed to pay about $2 million to settle allegations that 43 Utah employees working in the country illegally had returned to work after they were flagged by an immigration audit and fired, according to federal authorities. The U.S. attorney's...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/10/14 08:51 AM
The Student Visa Integrity Act will "help reduce fraud and abuse in the Student and Exchange Visitor Program," according to the Iowa senator's office.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/10/14 07:59 AM
A new ad from a national Republican group attacks Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn over the bipartisan Senate immigration bill passed last year, a sign the politics of the issue could be shifting dramatically.
By Sean Higgins | 09/09/14 06:47 PM
Overall, among Democrats, support for a policy that includes some form of legalization for immigrants dropped from 84 percent last year to 78 percent today.
By Becket Adams | 09/16/14
By Paul Bedard | 09/16/14
By Paul Bedard | 09/15/14
By Byron York | 09/15/14
By Brian Hughes | 09/15/14