| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Bullhorns: written from interviews with Enrique and Rio Grande camp dweller Hernan Bonilla. Words agent shouted through the bullhorn: from Bonilla, confirmed by Enrique.
Lost phone numbers: from Deacon Esteban Ramirez Rodriguez of Parroquia de Guadalupe...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:50 AM
The meeting in the small New Mexico town of Artesia was loud, volatile and emotional, and the number of people in attendance set an all-time record for a community face-off, officials said.
The issue was whether the oil and farming community of 20,000...
| Jul 3, 2014
"So sue me."
— President Barack Obama on Tuesday, complaining about Republican leaders
We're not sure who would be spurred into action by the hectoring lectures this week from the president of the United States along the lines of, "I'm right,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:18 PM
The cells at the U.S. Border Patrol station were once again full, the air fetid with body odor. Women clutched babies in diapers, boys crowded the cell windows, and men were splayed shoulder to shoulder across the floors.
That's an improvement...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:11 PM
– On Sunday morning, Ronnie DelBacco will be standing alongside a road in Salisbury Township, awaiting a bus.
The Lehigh Valley Tea Party chairman can't say for certain if a bus or another vehicle will be arriving with some of the more than 57,...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The mayor of Murrietta, which has seen protests in recent days that prevented federal officials from housing some immigrant detainees at a facility there, defended his town's response to the issue.
Mayor Alan Long said on CNN Sunday that residents are...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:44 PM
President Obama asked Congress for $3.7 billion in emergency funding Tuesday to help confront what he called an “urgent humanitarian situation”: the unprecedented influx of children and teens arriving without parents on the Southwestern...
| Jul 9, 2014
Lake Shore Drive was a parking lot, and the car radio was blaring with the voices of small-town Californians angered by the arrival of busloads of children who'd surreptitiously slipped into the United States. Either experience would have been...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Empty energy drinks and rusted baby formula cans litter the moss-covered banks of the Lempa River near this country's northern border, marking the trails where, until recently, migrants — some of them children — made their way into Guatemala...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Migrants who were turned back from Murrieta have been driven to San Diego, where they were dispersed to at least three U.S. Border Patrol stations, authorities said Wednesday.
The facilities appear to offer a short-term solution to the temporary...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:01 PM
For many of us, September brings renewed optimism and a return to productivity. What does it mean in Washington?
Through a summer of political and global crises, we've looked for congressional action and presidential involvement — and looked and...