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Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 08:10 AM EST

Texas Sheriff: It's Unlikely Border Agents Were Attacked

Texas Sheriff: It's Unlikely Border Agents Were Attacked

A Texas sheriff who was among the first people to reach two badly injured U.S. Border Patrol agents said he thinks they may have been sideswiped accidentally by a tractor-trailer, not attacked, as President...

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 06:16 AM EST

Man Who Sparked Immigration Debate Acquitted of Murder

Man Who Sparked Immigration Debate Acquitted of Murder

The killing of a 32-year-old woman that thrust San Francisco’s so-called sanctuary city policy into the national spotlight two years ago once again reignited the immigration debate Thursday when a jury found...

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 03:04 PM EST

Immigrants Pushed to Return to Disaster-Stricken Countries

Immigrants Pushed to Return to Disaster-Stricken Countries

The Trump administration's recent decisions to end temporary protections for immigrants from countries struck by disaster have ignited a fiery debate over whether families are being forced to return to places...

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 09:01 PM EST

GOP Shoves Tax Overhaul Ahead; Shutdown Still a Threat

GOP Shoves Tax Overhaul Ahead; Shutdown Still a Threat

Republicans held together and shoved their signature tax overhaul a crucial step ahead Tuesday as wavering GOP senators showed a growing openness. But its fate remained uncertain, and a planned White House...

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 11:54 PM EST

Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After Harvey, Advocates Say

Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After Harvey, Advocates Say

Guillermo Miranda Vazquez starts his day in a parking lot near the Home Depot where he easily finds work alongside other day laborers who are cleaning up Houston after Hurricane Harvey. Some days, he clears...

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 06:34 AM EST

US Ending Temporary Permits for Almost 60,000 Haitians

US Ending Temporary Permits for Almost 60,000 Haitians

The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake...

Sunday, Nov 19, 2017 at 08:03 PM EST

Wedding Held for US Man, Mexican Woman at Calif. Border

Wedding Held for US Man, Mexican Woman at Calif. Border

A United States man and a Mexican woman have wed between the doors of a steel border gate that is opened for only an hour or so every year. Saturday's wedding at Border Field State Park in San Diego was a first...

Sunday, Nov 19, 2017 at 02:33 AM EST

At US-Mexico Border, 12 Families Get 3 Minutes to Reunite

At US-Mexico Border, 12 Families Get 3 Minutes to Reunite

A family living on opposite sides of the U.S.-Mexico border for more than 15 years was reunited for a few short minutes Saturday, when U.S. Border Patrol agents open the gates. It was all part of an event, now...

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 05:29 PM EST

Democrats Press Homeland Security Pick on Immigration Issues

Democrats Press Homeland Security Pick on Immigration Issues

A group of Senate Democrats is pressing President Donald Trump's choice to lead the Homeland Security Department to endorse bipartisan legislation to shield from deportation thousands of young immigrants brought...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 09:46 AM EST

Cards Against Humanity Buying Border Land to Slow Trump Wall

Cards Against Humanity Buying Border Land to Slow Trump Wall

Cards Against Humanity, the irreverent card game, is buying land on the U.S.-Mexico border in a bid to stop President Donald Trump's border wall, and offering shares of it to fans who pay $15. There are five...

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2 Boys Die, 3 People Hurt as Fire Burns Through Montco Home
2 Boys Die, 3 People Hurt as Fire Burns Through Montco Home

Two boys died as fire tore through a Montgomery County family's home less than two weeks before Christmas. The blaze left three family members hurt.

Man Punches Woman in the Face in Road Rage
Man Punches Woman in the Face in Road Rage

A husband is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the man who punched his wife in the face in front of their children during a road rage incident at a popular shopping center in...

Carter's Story: Clean for Months, His 1st Relapse Killed Him
Carter's Story: Clean for Months, His 1st Relapse Killed Him

Carter Stone's relapse story echoes the millions suffering from opioid addiction. Over the past 18 years, the rate of overdose deaths involving opioids nearly quadrupled, according to the Department of Health...

First the Bitter Cold, Then Some Snow
First the Bitter Cold, Then Some Snow

You better have your winter coat, gloves, hat, ear muffs, scarf, hand warmers — you get the point — ready to go as an Arctic blast ushers in dangerous cold and some possible snow showers.

Comedian Artie Lange Arrested for Skipping Court Appearance
Comedian Artie Lange Arrested for Skipping Court Appearance

Comedian Artie Lange has been arrested for skipping a court appearance.

Hey Philly! You're Going to Be Jealous of This DC Wawa
Hey Philly! You're Going to Be Jealous of This DC Wawa

The biggest Wawa in the world is about to open, but Philadelphia-area residents will have to plan a trip to see it.