Border and Immigration

Judge Won't Give More Time to Find Victims of Arpaio Detentions

Nov 15, 2018 Advocates for immigrant rights had argued more time was needed to locate the victims.

Playing Tag with Hummingbirds

Nov 14, 2018 Also on Arizona Spotlight: Luis Alberto Urrea on "The House of Broken Angels"; flutist Gary Stroutsos on playing music in sacred places; and Nancy Stanley on founding the stand-up comedy "Estrogen Hour".

Report: Deporting Mexican Men Harms US Families

Nov 14, 2018 The report from immigration advocacy group Kino Border Initiative shows families of deported Mexican men are suffering.

First Part of Migrant Caravan Passes Through Sonora to Tijuana

Nov 13, 2018 A small contingent of the caravan arrived in Tijuana Tuesday morning.

Military Buildup in Nogales as Army, CBP Cite Worries Over Migrant Caravan

Nov 13, 2018 Last week saw the largest domestic deployment of active duty military to the border in decades.

Border Rights Advocates Rally Against Troop Buildup

Nov 13, 2018 Groups are decrying the U.S. military deployment to meet a caravan moving through Mexico.

Troops Installing Razor Wire Along Arizona Border

Nov 7, 2018 The soldiers arrived as part of the domestic military deployment announced by the U.S. government last week.

Migrant Caravan Arrives in Mexico City

Nov 6, 2018 Hundreds rest on their way to the U.S. border. Thousands more are expected to arrive throughout the week.

CBP Readies for Troops, Migrant Caravan

Nov 5, 2018 Federal troops started arriving over the weekend in Tucson.

Trump Promises Migrant Tent Cities; Family Releases Continue in Arizona

Nov 5, 2018 The president said he will order massive tent cities to hold migrants, while authorities continue to release families.

Law Limits Troops' Function at Border

Nov 5, 2018 A discussion with UA Law professor Kristine Huskey.

How Do Border Military Deployments Help Federal Agents?

Nov 5, 2018 A former National Guard public affairs officer reflects on Operation Jump Start.

Local Military Installations Prepare for Arrival of Border Troops

Nov 2, 2018 D-M and Fort Huachuca are gearing up to accommodate thousands of active-duty troops sent by President Trump.

Releases of Migrant Families Expands Along Southwest Border

Oct 29, 2018 The government has been releasing hundreds of undocumented immigrant families in Arizona.

Trump to Send Troops to Border as Migrant Caravan Moves Through Mexico

Oct 25, 2018 The president has sought to transform fears about immigration into electoral gains in the midterms.

Southwest Key to Pay $73K Fine, Give Up Licenses for 2 Shelters

Oct 24, 2018 The operator of immigrant children shelters will also stop taking in children in Arizona until the state OKs it.

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