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Not much disparity in Congressional District 2 debate

Not much disparity in Congressional District 2 debate

On immigration and federal spending, they differ in the details.

July 26, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…
Migrant suing US: Agent beat, shot me

Migrant suing US: Agent beat, shot me

Mna testifies agent kept hitting him, even after he asked him to stop.

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Avoid Peppersauce Campground, unless you're a protester

Avoid Peppersauce Campground, unless you're a protester

Immigration protests in area may disturb campers, forest officials warn.

July 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Immigration tension boils over in Oracle

Immigration tension boils over in Oracle

Expected bus of immigrant kids from Central America is a no-show.

July 16, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Neto's Tucson: As migrants arrive, Tucson shows heart

Neto's Tucson: As migrants arrive, Tucson shows heart

City residents give food, kindness and comfort to scared and hungry refugees.

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Northern Mexican gartersnake listed as threatened species

Northern Mexican gartersnake listed as threatened species

The northern Mexican gartersnake has joined the ranks of federally protected species.

July 07, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
City may ask Obama to curb deportations

City may ask Obama to curb deportations

Councilwoman Regina Romero is asking her colleagues to take a stand.

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Neto's Tucson: Violence, poverty sent young Honduran north

Neto's Tucson: Violence, poverty sent young Honduran north

In leaving for "el Norte," he understood the risks.

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US to open new centers to house Central Americans

US to open new centers to house Central Americans

Flood of illegal immigrants overwhelming border agencies

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Federal land payments to counties might end

Payments important to Western states

June 20, 2014 2:31 pmLoading…
Agents doing what they can for immigrant kids

Agents doing what they can for immigrant kids

Reporters get inside the Nogales Placement Center.

June 19, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Immigrant kids abused in CBP custody, groups say

A complaint filed against the Department of Homeland Security by several civil and human rights groups alleges abuse of immigrant children.

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Officials give Nogales shelter for immigrant children high marks

Officials says the facility is doing a good job taking care of the influx of children.

June 11, 2014 6:15 pmLoading…
Complaint against Homeland Security alleges abuse of immigrant children

Complaint against Homeland Security alleges abuse of immigrant children

Five organizations today filed a complaint to the Department of Homeland Security on behalf of 116 unaccompanied immigrant children.

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Zoning rules could slow planned Tucson shelter for immigrant kids

The federal government plans to open a shelter in Tucson for unaccompanied migrant children crossing the border alone, but officials would have to seek zoning exemptions on the two locations being considered.

June 11, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…

Feds drop challenge to SB 1070's 'papers, please' provision

PHOENIX — The Obama administration officially dropped its challenge Monday to the controversial “papers, please” provision of SB 1070.

June 09, 2014 4:45 pmLoading…
Brewer letter to Obama: Don’t release immigrants at crowded Arizona bus stations

Brewer letter to Obama: Don’t release immigrants at crowded Arizona bus stations

Gov. Jan Brewer urged President Obama Monday to end the policy that resulted in the release of hundreds of immigrants to bus stations in Tucson and Phoenix last week.

June 02, 2014 6:30 pm Related Loading…

Feds consider dropping challenge to Arizona's SB 1070

PHOENIX — The Obama administration is apparently ready to throw in the towel in its bid to kill the “papers, please” provision of Arizona’s controversial 2010 immigration law.

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New Rosemont Mine delay now assured; Fish & Wildlife taking fresh look at impacts on 8 imperiled species

The federal government formally announced Friday that it will restart reviews of the proposed Rosemont Mine’s impacts on eight endangered species including the ocelot.

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Deportees seek 'humanitarian parole'

Deportees seek 'humanitarian parole'

Two men are in custody after turning themselves in at the port of entry in Nogales, asking the government to grant them humanitarian parole and to re-open their immigration cases.

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