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As Kate Steinle murder trial comes to a close, jurors face conflicting narratives

San Francisco, California (CNN)The courtroom froze -- some observers even gasped -- as the tiny figure on the screen collapsed. The video may have been grainy and captured from a great distance, but prosecutors said the image was unmistakable: 32-year-old Kate Steinle had just been shot on San Franc

CNN - 2017-11-20 12:01:15

Border Patrol agent killed in southwest Texas

Rogelio Martinez and his partner were responding to activity on patrol when Martinez was fatally injured Martinez had been a border patrol agent since 2013

CNN - 2017-11-20 01:38:25

Mexico-US border: Tearful reunions and a wedding

On November 18th, border patrol guards opened a gate along the U.S.-Mexico border to allow selected families to reunite as a part of 'Opening the Door of Hope'. The event, which is organized by the Border Angels migrant advocacy group, aims to bring families back together who have been previously se

AOL CORP - 2017-11-20 16:46:42

The Coast Guard's 'Floating Guantnamos'

On nights when the November rain poured down and he had not slept at all, Jhonny Arcentales had visions of dying, of his body being cast into the dark ocean. He would imagine his wife and their teenage son tossing his clothes into a pit in a cemetery and gathering at the local church for his funeral

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-11-20 10:00:19

Border Patrol agent appeared to be ambushed by illegal immigrants, bashed with rocks before death

Illegal immigrants appeared to have "ambushed" two U.S. Border Patrol agents near the Texas border with Mexico and bashed their heads with blunt objects -- possibly rocks -- killing one agent and sending another to a hospital in serious condition Sunday, a National Border Patrol Council official tol

FOXNEWS - 2017-11-20 17:09:16

Sen. Lamar Alexander: Trump should do for immigration what Nixon did for China

Sen. Lamar Alexander sat down with CNBC to discuss a range of topics, including his ultimate vision for American immigration. What follows is an edited, condensed excerpt of the conversation. CNBC's John Harwood: OK. Well, let's talk about the other issues. Civil Rights, Confederate monument. Alexan

CNBC - 2017-11-20 10:00:00

Texas Dreamer released from detention, but not before being stripped of his DACA

Texas undocumented immigrant youth Felipe Abonza-Lopez was released on Friday after more than a month in federal immigration detention, but not before he was unjustly stripped of his Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) protections by the Trump administration. "It's common for the federal g

DAILY KOS - 2017-11-20 17:17:06

Fourth death at Lincoln immigration removal centre prompts inquiry

An investigation has been launched into the fourth death at a Lincoln immigration removal centre in the last year. A 27-year-old Iraqi man died at Morton Hall immigration removal centre on Sunday morning. He is thought to have killed himself. The police have been informed and the Prisons and Probati

THE GUARDIAN - 2017-11-20 17:40:21

California, Where Sanctuary Cities Are No Longer Sanctuaries

Seemingly absent from the fight for the last two months, Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered 29 more sanctuary jurisdictions to comply with federal immigration laws or lose funding. The sanctuary city debate is the essential fight on illegal immigration, as these lawless jurisdictions signal to

TOWNHALL - 2017-11-20 05:01:00

Aung San Suu Kyi blames world conflicts on illegal immigration

NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism in a speech Monday that comes as her country is accused of violently pushing out hundreds of thousands of unwanted Rohingya Muslims. Suu Kyi di

USA TODAY - 2017-11-20 08:13:46

Daughter of Haitians, 10, urges Trump to extend families' protected status

Any 10-year-old who records her own video address to a United States president is usually seeking high marks in fifth grade civics. For Ronyde Christina Ponthieux, the message is much more poignant - a personal appeal to Donald Trump not to tear her family apart. While Ronyde is an American citizen,

THE GUARDIAN - 2017-11-20 09:00:25

DACA backers move to avert Supreme Court fight over records

Advocates for so-called Dreamers made an unexpected move Sunday to head off a looming Supreme Court battle over their demands for more records on the basis for President Donald Trump's decision to end the program offering quasi-legal status and work permits to undocumented immigrants who arrived in

POLITICO - 2017-11-20 02:30:41

Border patrol agent killed on duty in Texas

Now Playing: White House dodges questions on border wall funding Now Playing: Trump administration picks companies to build border wall prototypes Now Playing: Harrison Ford rushes to aid of driver in car crash Now Playing: Border patrol agent killed on duty in Texas Now Playing: Tony Robbins on how

ABC NEWS - 2017-11-20 14:03:58

US once locked up white Australian immigrants in 'horror' camps akin to Manus and Nauru

From late 1921 until 1965, US immigration restrictions meant Anglo Australians who were used to crossing borders with ease were instead detained and expelled like hardened criminals Australians complained of being 'treated like so many dogs' when they were detained on New York's Ellis Island as par

THE GUARDIAN - 2017-11-20 00:57:08

Protests in support of undocumented immigrants are part of a proud American tradition

Throughout American history, protests have played a key role in many advocacy movements for just causes - from the abolitionist fight against slavery, to the women's suffrage movement, to the civil rights movement and beyond. Some protesters have been disruptive and some have been arrested. In his r

FOXNEWS - 2017-11-19 10:50:57

An Illegal Alien and Three Other Men Arrested for 250 Counts of Child Pornography

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry announced earlier this week that four men, including an illegal alien, were arrested and charged with nearly 250 counts of possessing child pornography, reports WGNO ABC. "Keeping Louisiana children safe is a top priority for my office, and we will continue doi

TOWNHALL - 2017-11-19 23:25:00

Latino Dems grow frustrated with Kelly amid 'Dreamers' debate: report

Getty Many Democratic members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus appear to be growing frustrated with White House chief of staff John KellyJohn Francis KellyMORE amid the ongoing debate over the country's ongoing immigration debate, The Washington Post reported Sunday. "We all thought, we hoped w

THE HILL - 2017-11-19 22:31:43

Let the Haitians Stay

Elaine Duke, the acting secretary of Homeland Security, is expected to make an announcement on the Temporary Protected Status program.Credit Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images The Temporary Protected Status program provides the sort of assistance the United States should be proud to extend to foreigners

NEW YORK TIMES - 2017-11-19 23:55:19

Immigrant to Trump Administration: My Wife Has Cancer, Let Me Stay in America

Riaz Talukder has no criminal record and two U.S.-born children. Despite that, he may be kicked out of the country-leaving his wife to fight cancer alone. After every two words, Syeda Asma Akter has to take a small breath. It's been like this since her surgery last year for her thyroid cancer, so it

DAILY BEAST - 2017-11-19 23:00:53

Cross-border wedding held as California 'Door of Hope' opens

A United States man and a Mexican woman have wed between the doors of a steel border gate that is opened for only an hour or so every year. Saturday's wedding at Border Field State Park in San Diego was a first for an opening of the gate known as the Door of Hope. Evelia Reyes, wearing a white we

ABC NEWS - 2017-11-19 21:53:00