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Tech companies have been calling for immigration reforms to bring in more high-skilled workers from overseas. But the immigrants who've actually gone through the system have very different ideas about how to fix it.
Mar. 26, 2018
Texas Sheriff Says It
A Texas sheriff, who was among the first people to reach two badly injured U.S. Border Patrol agents, said he thinks they may have been sideswiped accidentally by a tractor-trailer, not attacked, as President Donald Trump and some others have suggested.
Mar. 26, 2018
With the recent dismissal of a trio of high-profile corruption cases in Mexico, the country’s new administration appears to be distancing itself from the last vestiges of former President Felipe Calderón’s war on drugs.
Mar. 26, 2018
Phoenix Joins Cities For Citizenship Campaign
Phoenix is joining a nationwide campaign to get millions of people to apply for citizenship, Mayor Greg Stanton announced Sunday.
Mar. 26, 2018
Lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee heard from immigration reform proponents in the agriculture and technology industries Monday in Washington.
Mar. 26, 2018
Arizona And Sonora Partner For Space Missions
Forty-five years ago, NASA used part of the Sonora desert in Mexico to prepare expeditions to the Moon. Now, a new venture to Mars might just start there.
Mar. 26, 2018
Immigrant rights activists and business groups say the bill is a good first step, but they'll still lobby for changes.
Mar. 26, 2018
Border Patrol Routinely Empty Water Jugs Left For Migrants
U.S. Border Patrol agents routinely empty water jugs and destroy or remove supplies left for migrants crossing the border in the southern Arizona desert, an independent report says.
Mar. 26, 2018
A pair of smokestacks that dominated the skyline between the border cities of El Paso and Ciudad Juárez are no more.
Mar. 26, 2018
Rex Tillerson Starts Latin America Tour With Visit To Mexico
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson began a weeklong tour of the Americas with a stop in Mexico City on Thursday and today, as Mexican diplomats are pushing to preserve NAFTA.
Mar. 26, 2018
Researchers at the University of Southern California have developed a model to predict how adding customs and border agents at U.S. Ports of Entry would affect the economy.
Mar. 26, 2018
Looking North, Looking South: DREAMers Not Waiting On Congress
DACA recipients are at the center of the debate over immigration reform, and some "Dreamers" have described the back-and-forth fight between Democrats, Republicans and President Donald Trump as exhausting.
Mar. 26, 2018
Center for Investigative Reporting finds the U.S. Border Patrol has caught a fraction of the border crossers spotted by a sophisticated sensor mounted on unmanned spy aircraft and flown over remote stretches of desert. This revelation casts doubts on claims that the area is more secure than ever
Mar. 26, 2018
House Passes Indian Country AMBER Alert Bill
The Arizona House of Representatives passed a bill Monday that would expand the AMBER Alert child abduction warning system to Indian Country.
Mar. 26, 2018
Hundreds of union supporters marked Cesar Chavez Day by marching in downtown San Diego on Monday. Labor's evolving stance on immigration was on display.
Mar. 26, 2018
Tribal, State, Local Leaders Discuss Hopi Land Settlement
Flagstaff leaders met with tribal, county, state and federal officials Monday to discuss how to resolve a long-standing land commitment to the Hopi Tribe.
Mar. 26, 2018
A group of senators drafting an immigration reform bill toured the Arizona border Wednesday morning. The senators make up half the so-called Gang of Eight.
Mar. 26, 2018
San Diego Unified School District is piloting classes for students who have spent years in U.S. schools without mastering English.
Mar. 26, 2018
A modern library in Tijuana has won a prestigious architecture award.
Mar. 26, 2018
Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio from Argentina has been named the new Pope by the Catholic church.
Mar. 26, 2018

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