| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:34 AM
From her hometown in India in 2010, Bhanu Challa said she had no reason to doubt that Tri-Valley University was a legitimate American school where she could pursue a master's degree. Its website featured smiling students in caps and gowns and promised a...
| Jan 19, 2015
A Qatari man declared an enemy combatant by the Bush administration following the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks and imprisoned over links to al-Qaida has returned home to the Gulf nation after quietly being released by U.S. authorities.
Ali al-Marri was...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:37 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — The 12th and final defendant in a Peninsula cocaine dealing ring will be sentenced in federal court in February, following a drug investigation that began more than two years ago.
Francisco Eduardo Casas, 33, of Brownsville, Texas,...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 5:20 AM
MIAMI President Barack Obama's order to normalize relations with Cuba has spread fear through the ranks of thousands of Cuban exiles facing deportation to the island.
Many of those who have never become U.S. citizens now believe their removal, a remote...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Social media helped bring about the arrest of a man who had nearly 700 sexually explicit videos and images of children on his laptop, authorities say.
Jeremiah Malfroid was wanted for allegedly downloading and distributing child pornography. The 33-...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 11:09 PM
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has stopped using a former immigrant detention center on Terminal Island after an internal review found the agency shouldn't be operating there because the facility is unsafe.
The agency evacuated the San Pedro...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Santa Claus, con toda seguridad, huele muy, pero muy bien.
"Tu nariz te dirá que es de chocolate antes de que tus ojos te digan que es de chocolate", asegura Tony Porcellini, describiendo la puesta en escena de Navidad en un lobby de los hoteles Swan...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Beginning Jan. 1, immigrants who are here illegally will be able to take another small step out of the shadows by applying for California driver's licenses. It took years to enact this controversial policy, but ultimately granting licenses to qualified...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:54 AM
Igor Stravinsky's monumental ballet score "Rite of Spring" inspired many tributes during its 100th anniversary last year, but surely none quite like "Radhe Radhe: Rites of Holi."
This startling film, which will receive a preview screening Dec. 10 at the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:27 PM
The number of immigrants deported from the U.S. fell sharply in the last year, a decline driven by the Obama administration's struggle to handle the surge of Central American migrants and its continuing shift in deciding whom to deport.
The decrease was...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:37 AM
A New Haven immigrant who has been battling federal deportation orders for two years filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Thursday to force a halt of the agency’s “out-of-control” enforcement actions....