Border and Immigration

Former Border Patrol Agent on Trial for Murder

Mar 20, 2018 First border patrol agent to be charged with killing a Mexican national in cross-border shooting.

Rep. McSally Suggests Wall at Arizona-California Border

Mar 20, 2018 The proposal came during a White House discussion about sanctuary cities.

Secretary Zinke on Arizona Border: 'We Are Going to Build a Wall'

Mar 19, 2018 Critics point to humanitarian and environmental costs of border walls.

Supreme Court Won't Hear DACA Driver's License Case

Mar 19, 2018 A positive step for 20,000 DACA recipients in Arizona, advocate says.

How an 'Emotional Perfect Storm' Can Batter Immigrants' Health

Mar 13, 2018 Undocumented immigrants struggle to access treatment due to status.

Henry Koffler, Former UA President, Dies at 95

Mar 12, 2018 Austrian-born academic was the first UA alumnus to head the university

Vegetable Harvest Brings Wave of Guest Workers to Arizona

Mar 12, 2018 Migrant farmworkers on the H-2A visa help complete massive harvest starting in November.

Indictment: Customs Agent Used Fake US Birth Certificate to Obtain Passport

Mar 9, 2018 Documents say the fraud was discovered during a routine background check at CBP, his workplace.

Trump Deadline Arrives, But DACA Stands, For Now

Mar 5, 2018 Six-months have passed since Trump rescinded the order, though the program still stands based on federal rulings.

Audit: ICE Improperly Changed Eloy Deal to Get Detention Facility In Texas

Feb 28, 2018 ICE responded to the Inspector General audit by saying it has the unique authority to change agreements.

SCOTUS Reverses Appeals Court Decision on Immigrant Bond Hearings

Feb 28, 2018 The decision deals with the right to bond hearings for immigrants undergoing prolonged detainment.

CBP Agents at a 'Breaking Point,' Union Official Says

Feb 28, 2018 A critical workforce shortage means agents are working longer hours with little relief in sight.

Phoenix DACA Recipient Sees SCOTUS Decision As Partial Victory

Feb 27, 2018 The court's decision is a relief to many DACA recipients, though they remain in limbo.

Arizona Transportation Department to Double Safety Classes for Mexican Truckers

Feb 27, 2018 The classes, held by ADOT in Mexico, have proven to save time and money at the border.

Forum to Explore Challenges, Misconceptions in Refugee Resettlement

Feb 26, 2018 Program looks at concerns and issues for newcomers in Pima County.

Resolution Sought Between Border Patrol and Humanitarian Group

Feb 21, 2018 Aid workers say policies allowing volunteers to leave food and water for migrants have changed.

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