| Mar 27, 2015
| 5:45 PM
An executive director of a Muslim youth center charged with inappropriately touching a 15-year-old girl posted bond after spending 12 days in jail, but he was immediately detained by immigration officials.
Helmi Agha, who went by Imam Abufarah at the...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 10:01 AM
The federal government has begun transferring immigrants facing deportation to a new, 400-bed detention center in Bakersfield.
The facility, a former prison, will house immigrants who were taken into custody in the Central Valley as well as some long-...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 4:04 PM
WASHINGTON — A controversial new immigration policy designed to remove criminals but keep families together has led to a steep plunge in the number of foreign residents deported from Florida and the nation.
The rate of deportations has been cut by...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 10:09 AM
A U.S. citizen who said he was threatened with deportation while detained in jail has settled a claim with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Diego Rojas, 18, was arrested on suspicion of burglary last May and taken to Los Angeles County’...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 12:49 PM
A thief had stolen a rare 16th-century book from Italy. It was Marty Hamlin's job to find it, and help bring it home.
Hamlin, a special agent in Baltimore for Homeland Security Investigations — an arm of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement ...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 8:32 PM
More Pennsylvania counties with jails are limiting their cooperation with federal immigration authorities following a court decision last year in favor of an Allentown man wrongly held in Lehigh County Jail on suspicion that he was in the country...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 11:19 AM
Federal immigration officials said Wednesday that the homeless man shot and killed by Los Angeles police on skid row was a Cameroonian national but provided no other details about the man's true identity.
Authorities had initially used fingerprints to...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 6:00 AM
Mexico and Central America, the regions whose citizens would most benefit from President Obama’s executive actions on immigration, reacted with dismay and confusion to this week’s court-ordered delay of the measures.
The governments of...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 1:28 PM
Monday, Feb. 16: CHICAGO AUTO SHOW FAMILY DAY
Your junior mechanics and race car drivers didn't need an official day to check out all the cars on display through Feb. 22. Nevertheless the Chicago Auto Show hosts its annual Family Day on Presidents...
| 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,...
| 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...