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The Obama administration announced a plan Monday to enlist FEMA and DOD in an effort to respond to the rising number of unaccompanied children crossing the border.
June 02, 2014
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Smugglers are spreading the word in Central America that women with children can get into the United States. And in a way, that is what's happening.
June 02, 2014
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A surge of Central American families crossing the South Texas border are overwhelming federal facilities there. The effect is starting to impact Arizona.
May 28, 2014
A new wireless phone service is being released Monday specifically for Latino consumers. Univision and T-Mobile have partnered to create Univision Mobile, a wireless service they say was created specifically for the Latino community.
May 19, 2014
There’s a trend catching on with teenagers in Southern Arizona that is making their English teachers happy. Poetry — spoken word poetry — has a growing following in high schools there.
April 30, 2014
The Navajo Nation’s legislative branch has voted to formally oppose the use of the name Washington Redskins.
April 11, 2014
Eleven judges from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments Tuesday over the constitutionality of an Arizona law that denies bail to some immigrants who are in the country illegally.
March 18, 2014
A group of Burmese refugees are working hard to learn English, even though some are illiterate and have never held a pencil. The refugees are seniors who receive Social Security money from the government, but those funds will be cut off in a few years if they don't pass a citizenship test - in English
March 12, 2014
There has been mixed public reaction to a religious freedom bill that has sparked controversy. SB 1062 would give some protection to businesses and individuals who refuse service to someone based on religious beliefs, but critics say the bill will sanction discrimination against gay people and hurt the state economically.
February 21, 2014
Best stories from the Fronteras Changing America Desk 2/10-2/14
February 15, 2014

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