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Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 at 12:06 AM EST

Senators Reaches Immigration Deal on 'Dreamers,' Wall

Senators Reaches Immigration Deal on 'Dreamers,' Wall

A group of senators reached a bipartisan agreement aimed at balancing Democrats' fight to offer citizenship to young "Dreamer" immigrants with President Donald Trump's demands for billions to build his...

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 09:27 AM EST

Immigrant Faces Deportation After Calling Police for Help

Immigrant Faces Deportation After Calling Police for Help

A father-of-three in Washington state who called 911 simply to report a trespasser was “hand-delivered” by local police into the custody of federal immigration officials, his lawyer charged on Tuesday. Wilson...

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 02:59 AM EST

ICE Lawyer in Seattle Charged With Stealing Immigrant IDs

ICE Lawyer in Seattle Charged With Stealing Immigrant IDs

The chief counsel for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities. Raphael A. Sanchez, who resigned from the agency effective Monday, faces one...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 07:53 PM EST

Judge Rules Against Trump in Case Over Immigration Program

Judge Rules Against Trump in Case Over Immigration Program

President Donald Trump's administration didn't offer "legally adequate reasons" for ending a program that spared many young immigrants from deportation if they were brought to the U.S. as children, a judge ruled...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 07:46 AM EST

Senate Leaders Predict a Tough Time Getting Immigration Deal

Senate Leaders Predict a Tough Time Getting Immigration Deal

The Senate's two top leaders put on a show of comradery as their chamber launched its immigration debate, but also laid down markers underscoring how hard it will be to reach a deal that can move through...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 07:58 PM EST

Trump Prods Congress Amid Debate on Immigration

Trump Prods Congress Amid Debate on Immigration

A high-stakes Senate debate over immigration got off to a halting start Tuesday, with Republican and Democratic leaders immediately at loggerheads over how to move forward and President Donald Trump warning this...

Sunday, Feb 11, 2018 at 12:55 PM EST

Flake: 'Can Get Something Done’ on Immigration This Week

Flake: 'Can Get Something Done’ on Immigration This Week

At least one senator is optimistic about what could happen this week when lawmakers gather to debate and vote on immigration reform. “I do think that we can get something done this week,” said Sen. Jeff Flake...

Monday, Feb 12, 2018 at 01:28 AM EST

Congress Takes on Immigration Issue Amid Election Pressures

Congress Takes on Immigration Issue Amid Election Pressures

The Senate begins a rare, open-ended debate on immigration and the fate of the "Dreamer" immigrants on Monday, and Republican senators say they'll introduce President Donald Trump's plan. Though his proposal has...

Saturday, Feb 10, 2018 at 02:24 PM EST

Calif. Judge to Rule on Potential Wall-Blocking Lawsuit Next Week

Calif. Judge to Rule on Potential Wall-Blocking Lawsuit Next Week

An Indiana-born federal judge, who Donald Trump painted as biased against him because of his immigration stance, said he will make a ruling next Thursday in a lawsuit that could block construction of a border...

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 at 07:01 AM EST

FBI: Probe Shows No Evidence of Attack in Border Agent Death

FBI: Probe Shows No Evidence of Attack in Border Agent Death

FBI officials said the investigation into the November death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent has yielded no evidence that there was a "scuffle, altercation or attack" more than two months after President Donald...

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