Congress On Collision Course With New GOP Border Crisis Plan

Congress On Collision Course With New GOP Border Crisis Plan

By Lisa Mascaro, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Congress is poised for a fresh round of crisis-governing as Republicans on Friday proposed a scaled-back plan to deal with ...

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White House Aide Says Republicans Might Impeach Obama Over Immigration

White House Aide Says Republicans Might Impeach Obama Over Immigration

By David Lauter, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama will propose broad-ranging executive action on immigration reform later this summer that could prov ...

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Honduran Children May Be Allowed To Apply For U.S. Admission From Home

Honduran Children May Be Allowed To Apply For U.S. Admission From Home

By Brian Bennett, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- The White House is considering a proposal that would allow Honduran children to apply for admission to the United States ...

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Central American Minors Pushed North By Poverty, Violence, And Hopes For Refuge

Central American Minors Pushed North By Poverty, Violence, And Hopes For Refuge

By Emilie Eaton, Cronkite News Service ARRIAGA, Mexico -- As night falls, Samuel Carcamo, in a gray button-up shirt and cuffed jeans, stands on the tracks with dozens of other mig ...

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FBI Investigating Scam Targeting Immigrant Children’s Families

FBI Investigating Scam Targeting Immigrant Children’s Families

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times DALLAS -- The FBI is investigating how scammers obtained confidential information to defraud migrant children's families of thousands of ...

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Aboard ‘The Beast,’ Migrants Fear Texas Crackdown

Aboard ‘The Beast,’ Migrants Fear Texas Crackdown

Apizaco (Mexico) (AFP) -- Texas Governor Rick Perry's plan to send troops to reinforce the Mexican border was enough to deter Salvadoran couple Edwin and Sandra, who decided to ma ...

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Democrats, Republicans In Congress Deadlocked On Border Crisis

Democrats, Republicans In Congress Deadlocked On Border Crisis

By Lisa Mascaro and Kate Linthicum, Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON -- Failing to agree on how to handle the crush of children on the Southwestern border, Congress has stalem ...

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Iowa’s Branstad Among Governors In The Wrong On Immigration Issue

Iowa’s Branstad Among Governors In The Wrong On Immigration Issue

A few days after Iowa's governor was spotlighted on MSNBC for declaring undocumented children from Central America unwelcome in his state, Meet the Press highlighted one Iowa city ...

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U.S.-Bound Migrants ‘Face Abuses In Mexico’

U.S.-Bound Migrants ‘Face Abuses In Mexico’

Mexico City (AFP) - Human rights groups on Tuesday said that U.S.-bound migrants passing through Mexico routinely face abuses, discrimination and even torture. With the United Sta ...

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Adam Kwasman Runs For Wrong Bus, Leaves Border Issue Unsolved

Adam Kwasman Runs For Wrong Bus, Leaves Border Issue Unsolved

It's a revealing video. Not in the sense of physical nakedness. No, what is naked in that clip is a kind of political opportunism that has become all too common. Our scene is a ro ...

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