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Boston mayor proposes changes to immigration enforcement law

BOSTON (AP) – Boston’s mayor is proposing changes to the city’s ordinance limiting police cooperation with federal immigration authorities. Mayor Marty Walsh and City Councilor Josh Zakim announced the proposed amendments to the city’s [...]

Cory Booker to striking fast-food workers: ‘This fight against McDonald’s is an American fight’

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Cory Booker on Saturday joined a demonstration by striking McDonald’s workers here who are demanding a $ 15 minimum wage.” This fight against McDonald’s is an American fight,” [...]

Man pleads guilty in 2014 hammer death of Bosnian immigrant

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A fourth man who participated in a deadly hammer beating in St. Louis has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in the death of a Bosnian immigrant. Twenty-year-old Travid Kidd was sentenced Friday in the 2014 death of [...]

Virginia man home again as deportation fight continues

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) – A northern Virginia man whose deportation to Israel was reversed last week is home again. Immigration attorney Patrick Taurel says Abdelhaleem Ashqar was home in Alexandria on Friday following his release from a [...]

Nevada governor signs crime, gun, health, immigration laws

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Nevada’s governor toured the Las Vegas area for bill-signing ceremonies Friday, making stops at a union hall, Chinatown Plaza, a state office building and a North Las Vegas community center to highlight the themes of [...]

New Mexico county near border invites Trump to visit

ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) – Officials in a southern New Mexico county near to the U.S.-Mexico border want President Donald Trump to visit. The Alamogordo Daily News reports Otero County Commissioners issued an invitation in a letter this [...]

21 Savage donates $25K for legal aid for detained immigrants

ATLANTA (AP) – Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage has given $ 25,000 to the Southern Poverty Law Center after the watchdog organization helped him while he was in federal immigration custody earlier this year. The rapper, whose real name [...]

Kamala Harris joins protesting McDonald’s workers in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris marched with protesting McDonald’s employees Friday in Las Vegas as the workers called for a $ 15 minimum wage and better working conditions. The California senator is [...]

Feds to warn immigrants about welfare use

Officers handling legal immigration cases will now warn people that they are under an obligation to support themselves rather than end up on the public dole, under a new policy implemented Friday by acting U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services [...]

Kirsten Gillibrand gains some GOP support on bill to combat sexual assault in military

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand reintroduced legislation, with some key Republican backers, this week to combat sexual assault within the military. Republican Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas, Charles E. Grassley of Iowa and [...]