| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The problem isn't the 57,000 or so illegal immigrant children who have crossed the border recently, or the 12 million illegal immigrants who are already here.
The problem is the billion or two behind them who are thinking about heading this way. Once...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 11:22 AM
Another proposal to house undocumented children in Maryland and another shameful response. This time it wasn't rural Carroll County blasting the prospect of "illeagles" living outside Westminster, but a Baltimore County councilman decrying the potential...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 4:05 PM
WASHINGTON President Barack Obama pushed the leaders of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador on Friday to find ways to keep their country's children from fleeing here illegally and creating a crisis on the southern border.
Obama invited the presidents...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Roughly 200,000 young immigrants in California granted protection from deportation under the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program are being urged to reapply after it was announced Thursday that the program will be extended.
| Jun 17, 2014
| 5:36 PM
For allegedly helping to smuggle two people from Brazil into the United States, a Brazilian citizen is to be sentenced Wednesday in a federal court in Fort Lauderdale.
Mauricio Ribeiro-Prates, also known as Maurio, is accused with unnamed co-...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:50 PM
More than half a million young immigrants who were granted temporary deportation waivers can apply for a two-year extension, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Thursday, in what may be a template for more sweeping White House action before the...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 4:58 AM
With the outcome of the governor's race hanging in the balance, Democrats and Republicans are aggressively competing for the support of Florida's Hispanic voters.
Both sides have dramatically turned up the volume in recent days, with each side vying for...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Yoselin Ramos had long wanted to trek to the United States to escape the crushing poverty and rising violence in her hometown in Guatemala.
But it wasn't until the 24-year-old heard about a "new opportunity" that she packed a bag and left her home...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 10:51 PM
The White House is expanding a public campaign aimed at dispelling rumors in the U.S. and Latin America about its rules regarding deportation of young immigrants — part of an effort to slow the rising number of minors crossing into the U.S....
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Original post | 12:19 p.m.
Updated | 2:36 p.m., 3:21 p.m. and 3:33 p.m.
U.S. Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Weston, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, pushed Monday for two key issues that could help decide how enthusiastic Hispanic...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:20 AM
WASHINGTON With federal immigration bills stalled on Capitol Hill, many states are charging ahead on their own to open doors to unauthorized immigrants, from allowing them to pay in-state tuition at state colleges and universities, to giving them driver's...