Border and Immigration

Migrant Comic Book Tells Stories of Those Who Cross the Border

Jun 27, 2017 'Migrant: Stories of Hope and Resiliency' aims to humanize deportation statistics.

Supreme Court Ruling to Impact Refugee Resettlement in Southern Arizona

Jun 26, 2017 Refugees from six mostly Muslim countries must have tie to U.S. to get in.

Green Valley Hospital Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Jun 26, 2017 Developer used controversial EB-5 Visa Program to raise millions to built hospital.

No In-State Tuition for 'Dreamers,' Appeals Court Says

Jun 22, 2017 DACA students were granted in-state tuition two years ago.

Tributary Projects Aim to Improve Health of San Pedro River

Jun 21, 2017 Watershed work aims for increased flows and health of the undammed river.

Ex-Border Patrol Agent Facing Murder Charge Denied Motion

Jun 21, 2017 Defense attorneys wanted to use a video deposition to possibly be used at trial.

Homeland Security Announces Extension of Program for 'Dreamers'

Jun 19, 2017 President Trump is leaving President Obama’s executive order alone, protecting those brought to the country illegally when they were children.

With Rising Temperatures, More Than 30 Have Died Trying to Cross the Border

Jun 19, 2017 Deaths were reported even before temperatures began to increase.

Border Patrol Raids Humanitarian Aid Camp

Jun 16, 2017 Nor More Deaths aid group says CBP violated an agreement that the camp was a safe zone.

'Difficult Conversations' at Meeting Between Homeland Security, Rights Groups

Jun 16, 2017 Tucson chosen for 1 of 16 roundtables; Rights groups focus on Border Patrol mistreatment, breaking up immigrant families.

Border Patrol Union Urges Screenings Following Thyroid Cancer in Agents

Jun 15, 2017 Union VP says the evidence seems to be pointing to X-ray scanners at checkpoints.

FBI Suspects Record Numbers of MS-13 Gang Members Entering US

Jun 14, 2017 The gang that started in El Salvador in the 1980s is now active in 42 U.S. States.

Deportations Give Shape to Changing Border Demographics

Jun 13, 2017 Deportees finding themselves in country of birth, separated from country they call home.

Episode 141: Local Governments Say No to Trump's Wall

Jun 9, 2017 Metro Week: 2 fire districts propose consolidation; new Catholic bishop coming to Tucson.

Arizona's Sluggish-Port Reputation Hurting Cross-Border Trade

Jun 9, 2017 Some are trying to change that perception to attract companies.

Mobile Units Provide Health Checks for Mexicans in Arizona

Jun 5, 2017 Mexico's Health Ministry teamed up with UA staff and students to provide screenings.

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