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Forget Florida — here's why you should consider retiring to Canada

However, moving north can be a good option as well.<p>While retirement in Canada isn't the cheapest option, it can be a solid choice for Americans looking to stretch dollars and live in comfort.<p>Here's why you should consider Canada for retirement:<p><b>Lower cost of living</b><p>The cost of living in Canada isn't …

Why Jefferson Davis Got His U.S. Citizenship Back

When Alabamians mark Jefferson Davis Day on Monday — the state is the only one that still specifically honors the 1808 birth of the Confederate …

Feedback on controversial citizenship changes to be kept secret

However, several organisations that made submissions told Fairfax Media they did not request the department keep their recommendations private.<p>The …

The Supreme Court just struck down a law favoring mothers over fathers in children’s citizenship cases

In an unanimous 8-0 ruling, the Court decided that a section of the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 — which required unwed American fathers to live in the US for at least five years after the age of 14 in order to grant citizenship to their kids, compared to only one for mothers — was …

Britons Are Racing to Get German Citizenship

<i>Follow</i> <i>@Brexit for all the latest news, and sign up to our daily Brexit Bulletin newsletter.</i><p>A record number of Britons took German citizenship in 2016 …

Britons have become obsessed with becoming German

The number of Brits taking German citizenship soared last year, according to new statistics. “The link to Brexit seems clear,” according to German officials.<p>How clear? This clear:<p>Nearly 2,900 British citizens were naturalized in Germany in 2016, a hefty 361% rise on the year before. And since it …

White House Seeks to Extend Lifeline to Travel Ban In Legal Limbo

WASHINGTON — A new White House memo seeks to keep parts of President Donald Trump's immigration executive order alive, even as its broader implementation remains stalled due to court injunctions.<p>The presidential memo, sent on Wednesday afternoon to the attorney general, the secretary of Homeland …

Proposed Bill Requires Travelers to Declare Bitcoin at US Border

A controversial new Congressional bill regarding digital currency has just been introduced by Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-IA). The bill would require the …

Homeland Security

Spanish naval ship saves 651 migrants off Libya

KUTUPALONG REFUGEE CAMP/DHAKA, Bangladesh: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for more international pressure on Myanmar to …

Explaining Britain’s immigration paradox

“THE Golden Cross Welcomes you to Redditch!” The greeting, on the wall of a pub outside the town’s railway station, is valiant. But the dingy wire …

Eastern Europe

Piro's Taco Trucks Are Beloved. Now He Is Facing Deportation

In his address to Congress last week, President Trump said this about the kinds of people his immigration agents are singling out for deportation:<p>"We are removing gang members, drug dealers and criminals that threaten our communities and prey on our very innocent citizens. Bad ones are going out as …

Europe court backs Belgium's rejection of visa to Syrians

<b>The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has backed a Belgian decision to refuse a humanitarian visa to a Syrian family.</b><p>The family of five, from Aleppo, had applied for a 90-day visa at the Belgian embassy in Lebanon, so they could later seek asylum in Belgium.<p>Initially, the Court's top adviser said …

The EU court just made a surprise decision to let states deny visas to refugees

In a surprise judgment, the European Court of Justice ruled against the family from the besieged city of Aleppo who had applied for the humanitarian visas at the Belgian embassy in the Lebanese capital Beirut last October.<p>"Yesss! We won!" Belgium's Immigration Minister Theo Francken tweeted after …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Parents are rethinking how they raise their children.<p>14 min ago6:06 p.m. Aug. 6, 2018<p>Having children? You may want to live here.<p>53 min ago5:27 p.m. …

More U.S. citizens are seeking refuge in Canada

Canada is world famous for welcoming refugees, but one group has had a tough time getting in: U.S. citizens.<p>A small but increasing number of …

US considers separating women and children who cross illegally into US

New policy would allow the government to keep parents and children in custody separately, to deter mothers from migrating to the US with their children<p>Women and children crossing together illegally into the United States could be separated by US authorities under a proposal being considered by the …

Exclusive: Trump admin. plans expanded immigrant detention

The Trump administration is planning to radically expand the program and facilities for the detention of immigrant families seeking asylum in the …

Profanity is pretty f**king good for us, actually

My wife swears in front of our 12-year-old son. I swear occasionally, too, when I stub my toe or can’t find the cordless phone. This is involuntary swearing, a habit which always makes me feel a twinge of guilt afterwards. Not my wife though. She swears deliberately, outraging my sensibilities and …

'Hillbilly Elegy' Author On The White Working Class And America's Greatness : NPR One

Which Countries Have the Most Immigrants?

In parts of the UK and US, anti-immigration has reached a fever pitch. How different are the numbers of foreign-born residents in these countries …

Jihadi Recruiters Find Success In French City Of Nice : NPR One

Lessons for restoring the American dream from Latin America

These are odd times: Deep desperation and fear of downward mobility among the working and middle classes in many rich countries, with anti-system …

Dubai, New York London — All Great Cities Depend on Immigration

<b>Parag Khanna:</b> Global migration is a pervasive reality. We have more migrants than ever in history. We even have more migrants as a percentage of the …

International Trade

Inside the British Town Where 1 in 3 Are E.U. Migrants

Ramunas Savickas has invested a lot of time and money on building a new life outside Lithuania. Since moving to Britain in 2005, he has worked as a …

Backlogs in immigration courts keep asylum seekers in limbo for years

Jaime said he had no future in El Salvador because of the rampant gang violence. So he fled to the U.S., like many others, hoping for a better life. But he said he doesn't know whether he has a future here either — and he won't know for years.<p>His asylum case is among more than 20,000 deportation …

A new ranking of every country’s citizenship

IF A baby is born in a rich country, she will have a longer, healthier life with more economic opportunities than one born in a poor, conflict-ridden …

European Union

Ranking Each Country’s Citizenship - The Big Picture