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Second wave of 30,000 undocumented children expected to cross border


A second wave of about 30,000 unaccompanied minors is expected to cross the U.S. Mexico border in September and October, according to the U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants.

Border militias eye Arizona


Organizations that watch militia activity say the groups are again eyeing Arizona after several years of decreased activity.

Feds use ankle monitors to keep tabs on illegal immigrants


The federal government is keeping tabs on some illegal immigrants with technology currently being used on at the local level on people awaiting court dates.

US rejects Pinal County proposal on jail payments


The federal government has rejected Pinal County's proposal that the county be paid more to house immigration detainees in the county jail.


Court halts AZ denial of licenses for immigrants


An appeals court blocked Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's policy of denying driver's licenses to young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.

Tucson police to track immigration enforcement


Tucson police have announced a new database tracking encounters in which officers enforce SB1070, the state's so-called "show me your papers" law.


Court: MSCO deputy may have been "shaking down" immigrants


Newly released court records show an Arizona sheriff's deputy who killed himself may have been shaking down immigrants. The revelations in court documents tie the allegations of racial profiling against Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his office to the investigation into former Deputy Ramon Charley Armendariz.

AZ desert rescue beacons let immigrants call for help

(Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection) (Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

The U.S. Border Patrol has announced it is adding an additional 10 rescue beacons in the Arizona desert where many migrants cross.

Boehner mocks GOP on immigration

House Speaker John Boehner. Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore via Flickr House Speaker John Boehner. Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore via Flickr

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has never been afraid to bring the tears, and he mockingly did just that on Thursday during a meeting at the Middletown Rotary Club when he talked about his House colleagues' attitude toward taking on the tough issue of immigration reform.

Arpaio to be interviewed in immigration case


Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's deposition will become part of a lawsuit filed by civil rights groups against the sheriffs and top prosecutors in Arizona's 15 counties.

Arpaio demands feds pay costs in profiling case

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says in a letter Thursday to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement that Washington is to blame for providing some of his deputies with faulty immigration enforcement training.

Border Patrol to demonstrate new tunnel robots


Border Patrol agents are using new robot technology to catch illegal activities inside tunnels at the Arizona-Mexico border. Agents in the Tucson sector will demonstrate on Tuesday how so-called "tunnel

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