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  • Mexico crackdown keeps migrants off trains known as 'La Bestia'

    Mexico crackdown keeps migrants off trains known as 'La Bestia'
    Around midnight, armed with flashlights, Mexican immigration agents halted "La Bestia" — the Beast. "Come down!" "Come over here!" they shouted at the migrants clinging to the top and sides of the freight train. Some migrants scrambled, hoping...
  • Obama denied political motive in delaying action on immigration

    WASHINGTON President Barack Obama said Sunday that he did not postpone his highly anticipated executive actions on immigration because of November's congressional elections, but because he wanted to build support for his plan. "It's going to be more...
  • Democrats' warnings of GOP government shutdown aren't backed by facts

    WASHINGTON Democrats are accusing Republicans of planning to shut down the federal government, though the charge is based largely on a fight over immigration that's now very unlikely to happen this month and though no leading Republican is talking...
  • California waits on Congress for action or � more than likely � inaction

    WASHINGTON Congress is returning to plenty of unfinished California business. Then, it will soon depart again, leaving most of the Golden State goals still unmet. One California lawmaker hoped this 113th Congress would authorize grants for an Altamont...
  • U.S. agency urged to yank vetting firm contract

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers have urged the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to withdraw a $190 million border security contract awarded to a company which checks government employees' backgrounds and suffered a cyber attack disclosed last...
  • Under pressure from Democrats, Obama postpones action on immigration

    WASHINGTON Facing pressure from Senate Democrats worried about losing congressional seats in November, President Barack Obama will postpone until after the elections his plan to act on his own to change immigration laws, White House officials said...
  • Latinos furious at Obama on immigration delay, vow more pressure

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hispanic lawmakers and immigration advocates harshly criticized President Barack Obama's decision to delay executive action on immigration and vowed to keep pressuring him to make bold changes. Democratic Representatives Luis...
  • Number of children crossing into U.S. alone plummets since June

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of children crossing illegally on their own into the United States dropped 70 percent from June to August, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said on Monday as he appealed to Congress for $1.2 billion in supplemental...
  • Swedish opposition lead narrows as elections near: poll

    STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The Swedish center-left opposition's lead over the governing coalition has narrowed to 5.0 percentage points ahead of Sept. 14 elections, an opinion poll showed on Monday. The Novus poll for broadcaster TV4 showed the three...
  • Bimini gambling cruises to sail from Fort Lauderdale

    Bimini gambling cruises to sail from Fort Lauderdale
    Soon you'll be able to day-cruise to the Bahamas from Fort Lauderdale and gamble on the way. Resorts World Bimini plans to add three weekly sailings between Fort Lauderdale and Bimini starting Oct. 14 aboard its Bimini SuperFast ship. The new...
  • With shutdown deadline looming, 5 things to watch as Congress returns

    With shutdown deadline looming, 5 things to watch as Congress returns
      Congress returns Monday from its long summer break as the U.S. faces heightened terrorist threats abroad and unresolved policy issues at home. But most lawmakers appear poised to handle only the most basic business of government before returning...