Immigration

Thousands set to protest President Trump as he arrives in Phoenix for campaign-style rally

Thousands of protesters are set to descend on downtown Phoenix on Tuesday as President Trump arrives here for a campaign-style rally, as controversy continued to swirl over his assessment that “both sides” were to blame for the racially charged violence that tore through Charlottesville, Va., …

Politics

Fact Check: What Has President Trump Done To Fight Illegal Immigration?

President Trump returns Tuesday night to the same Phoenix convention center where he spoke during the campaign last year, laying out a 10-point plan to fight illegal immigration.<p>He's also visiting a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility in Yuma, Arizona, a few miles from the Southwest …

Border Security

Breaking: Federal Judge Sides With Trump, Drops Hammer On California Town

Advertisement - story continues below<p>The city of Richmond, California, which sought to practice solidarity with neighboring communities by filling a …

Sanctuary Cities

Top Trump aides want to use Dreamers citizenship as bargaining chip | McClatchy Washington Bureau

Most of Donald Trump’s top aides are pushing him to protect young people brought into the country illegally as children — and then use the issue as a …

U.S. Politics

There's a Good Reason Trump Will Rally Supporters in Phoenix

President will find crowd hungry for his red meat rhetoric, and he could use a boost after a rough few weeks<p>On Monday, President Donald Trump gave a …

Illegal Immigration

Trump's potential pardon of Sheriff Joe Arpaio, explained

Both Democrats and Republicans are worried Trump will use a Phoenix rally to pardon “America’s toughest sheriff.”<p>On Tuesday night, President Donald Trump is returning to the place where, in some ways, it all began for him: Phoenix, Arizona, where he held his first multi-thousand-person rally in …

Border Security

Phoenix Mayor: Donald Trump Is Not Welcome Here

"Trump has doused racial tensions with gasoline," says Greg Stanton, who fears the president's rally on Tuesday night will "light a match."<p>Donald Trump is heading to Phoenix, Arizona, for a Tuesday night rally, but the city’s mayor is making it very clear that he does not want the president …

News (U.S.)

Trump is stepping into a political ‘powder keg’ in Arizona

President Trump arrived in Arizona on Aug. 22, for a tour of the U.S.-Mexico border and a campaign-style rally. (The Washington Post)<p>On Tuesday, President Trump will visit a state he loves to make waves in for exactly the kind of events he loves to make waves at: a border tour and campaign-style …

Border Security

Stephen Miller needs to get the facts on immigration, legal and otherwise

Colorado was introduced to Stephen Miller’s world-view of immigrants long before he introduced President Donald Trump’s sweeping legal immigration …

Illegal Immigration

Trump order could give immigration agents a foothold in US schools

Activists fear the plan puts students and families at risk by increasing collaboration between federal agents and police officers in American schools<p>Read part 1: ‘Sanctuary schools’ across America defy Trump’s immigration crackdown This series was reported by The74Million.org, a nonpartisan …

Border Security

DNC provokes outrage on Twitter by slamming Trump's 'empty promises on border wall'

The Democratic National Committee came under fire from many online Tuesday after sending out a release on its press list that called out President Donald Trump's "empty promises on border wall."<p>"Trump has failed to deliver on his signature promise to build a border wall and have Mexico pay for it," …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Arizona Rally Promises To Stoke Another Kind Of Racial Conflict

After an explosive week, the president is returning to the divisive issue he knows best.<p>PHOENIX ― Even before taking the stage for a political rally scheduled for Tuesday night, President Donald Trump started trying to shift the national conversation back to his signature talking point: immigration …

Border Security

Trump stops in Arizona border town where illegal immigration plunged 82%

President Donald Trump will tour a border patrol station in Yuma, Arizona on Tuesday, championing the administration’s promise to reduce the flow of illegal migrants across the southern border.<p>Senior White House officials said Tuesday the president will take a close look at Customs and Border …

Illegal Immigration

Phoenix prepares for Trump’s rally and the chaos it may bring

PHOENIX — When President Trump finds himself under attack or slipping in popularity, he often holds a rally in a place like this: a diverse blue city that’s home to liberal protesters, but is surrounded by red suburbs and rural towns filled with Trump supporters who will turn out in droves.<p>It …

Border Security

Feds should focus less on fixing immigrants and more on fixing the law

“I’m not anti-immigrant, I’m anti-illegal.”<p>As the debate over immigration continues, this is a phrase you often hear. Those who support mass …

Illegal Immigration

Federal Court Hands Massive Blow to California City by Upholding Trump's Order on Sanctuary Cities

For one city in California, the president's executive order isn't going anywhere — whether they like it or not.<p>The city of Richmond, California is …

Sanctuary Cities

Trump Has Always Spoken His Mind In Arizona. That Could Be Risky After Charlottesville.

Trump in Arizona has meant immigration red meat. But where does that get him after the last volatile week?<p>President Donald Trump is now without Steve Bannon, the man who most encouraged his hardline political instincts and helped turn Trumpism into a winning movement. But the president on Tuesday …

Border Security

Trump to tout border wall — well, fence — in Yuma visit

President Donald Trump will travel Tuesday afternoon to Yuma, Ariz., which he'll say demonstrates the benefits of a border wall — or, at least, border fencing.<p>The visit could set the table for a legislative battle next month over whether to include border wall money in a spending bill that Congress …

Border Security

Trump’s multibillion-dollar border wall wouldn’t stop this $5,000 drone

US president Donald Trump is still struggling to find someone willing to pay for the southern border wall he wants to keep immigrants and drugs out of the US. In the meantime, smugglers have already developed methods to overcome it.<p>Earlier this month, US border patrol agents intercepted a …

Drones

Arizona Rep. Grijalva: Trump Should Cancel His Racist Rally in Phoenix

People come to the Arizona desert for a myriad of reasons. President Donald Trump is coming to Arizona this week to bring his circus of hate after …

Border Security

A Trump-branded hotel coming to Mississippi appears to capitalize on antebellum nostalgia

12:15 p.m. ET<p>George and Amal Clooney's Clooney Foundation for Justice has donated $1 million to fight hate groups in the U.S. after violent protests …

Border Security

Germany's rapid deportations of Salafist suspects ruled lawful

The deportations of an Algerian and a Nigerian, both born in Germany and classed as dangerous, have been backed by Germany’s top administrative …

World News

What's Behind Chicago's High Murder Rate? Not Its Sanctuary City Policies

“This administration is using fear to drive politics and policy."<p>As its fight against so-called sanctuary cities brews nationwide with threats and lawsuits, the Trump administration appears desperate to link rising crime rates to undocumented immigrants.<p>The problem with that is there's little …

Sanctuary Cities

Who Can Enter to Win US Lotteries? The Answer Might Surprise You

Who Can Play Mega Millions, Powerball, and Other U.S. Lotteries?<p>Have you ever wondered who can play the lottery? Are you eligible to win if you are …

Personal Finance

Rauner will sign immigration bill, aide says

Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner will sign into law a bill that would protect immigrants who are in the country illegally from being detained solely because of their immigration status, according to his office.<p>The decision to approve the controversial legislation marks a victory for immigrant advocates …

Border Security

Trump Seeks Rebound With Rally, Focus on Immigration in Arizona

President Donald Trump is seeking to bounce back from one of the worst weeks of his presidency by taking the stage before a friendly audience and …

Border Security

Why Is Trump Headed to Phoenix? To Pick a Fight

It makes perfect sense that President Donald Trump is headed to Phoenix today.<p>Trump may have only narrowly won the state in the 2016 election, but he …

Border Security

Work permits for H-1B spouses could disappear, leaving lives in flux

Image 1of/3<p>Caption<p>Close<p>As soon as Karishma Chawla stepped off the plane in the U.S., any semblance of independence and purpose she once had suddenly …

U.S. Department of State

The Trump White House’s ugly new strategy: Use ‘dreamers’ as a bargaining chip

<b>THE MORNING PLUM:</b><p>President Trump is earning some praise for condemning bigotry and calling for national unity during his Monday night speech announcing an escalation in Afghanistan, and while those remarks were welcome as far as it goes, that loud clanging you hear is the sound of the bar being …

Opinion

California Follows Oregon To 'Sanctuary State' Status

Since taking office, President Trump has signed an executive order giving federal immigration agents more power.<p>But California Democrats want to …

Oregon