DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republicans in the Iowa House are seeking to force police and sheriffs' offices to tell U.S. immigration officials when they have someone in custody who is living in the country illegally.
Republican-dominated Legislature has largely avoided passing immigration proposals since SB 1070.
When Maria Cerpa was in high school in the 1990s, her parents pulled her out of class for several weeks every winter for family trips to Mexico, where they visited with relatives, celebrated religious feasts and reconnected with their culture.
FILE - In this Monday, Oct. 26, 2015 file photo, Chinese artist Ai Weiwei arrives for a news conference about his Einstein Professorship at the University Of Arts (UDK) in Berlin. Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei is withdrawing his works from two museums in Denmark to protest a new law …
Ai Weiwei withdraws works in Denmark due to immigration law
SANTA FE, N.M. — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez has urged comprehensive immigration reform and asked candidates to tone down their rhetoric amid strong anti-immigration sentiment from some fellow Republicans, but she still faces accusations of pushing an "anti-immigrant" agenda.
While apprehensions and marijuana seizures are down, chief says there's still work to be done.
RENO, Nev. — A Reno church is joining a growing movement among places of worship offering sanctuary to immigrants living in the U.S. illegally.
Greater share of those crossing are from countries other than Mexico.
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A Boulder immigration attorney has been disbarred by the Colorado Supreme Court after she was convicted in 2014 of cheating immigrant families out of thousands of dollars, promising visas and work permits.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Advocacy groups in New Mexico said Thursday they were preparing immigrant families for possible raids by federal authorities targeting people suspected of being in the U.S. illegally.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Federal officials have told Sedgwick County it could lose federal grant money for its health department if it insists on asking health clinic clients about their immigration or citizenship status.
As more cross border, U.S. deports those already here.
Education beats out immigration, economy and jobs as top concern.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas legislator said Thursday that he regrets sharing a post on Facebook that mocked Hispanics who speak accented English to make a derogatory comment about President Obama.
Tucson faith leaders say they anticipate new sanctuary cases after federal deportation efforts.
MADISION, Wis. (AP) — Republican legislators in Wisconsin say they will continue pursuing a bill penalizing communities that block law enforcement from inquiring about immigration status or cooperating with federal immigration authorities.
Solar-powered towers let agents watch the international line in real time.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. — Holloman Air Force Base will be a temporary shelter for hundreds of immigrant children from Central America.
The most frequent locations for Tucson police SB 1070 checks from June 12, 2014 through Oct. 2, 2015. For more, click here.