Immigration

February 25, 2017 - 1:19 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities are barring entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award. According to internal Trump administration correspondence seen by...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
February 25, 2017 - 2:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has unloaded on the news media for using anonymous sources — just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed. Unleashing a line of attack that energized an enthusiastic crowd at the nation's...
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February 25, 2017 - 12:28 am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — As most of Hollywood gears up for the Oscars on Sunday and the whirlwind of events and parties this weekend, celebrities and top talent agents gathered in Beverly Hills Friday to do something to do something a little different: rally for immigration rights. Jodie Foster...
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February 24, 2017 - 10:59 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — As most of Hollywood gears up for the Oscars on Sunday and the whirlwind of events and parties this weekend, celebrities and top talent agents gathered in Beverly Hills Friday to do something to do something a little different: rally for immigration rights. Jodie Foster...
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February 24, 2017 - 10:21 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities are barring entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award. According to internal Trump administration correspondence seen by...
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Vice President Mike Pence speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Oxon Hill, Md., Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
February 24, 2017 - 4:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence's speech to the Republican Jewish Coalition will be the visual evidence of the fruits of years of labor by the politically active group. The annual conference at billionaire donor Sheldon...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 photo, El Paso County Attorney Jo Anne Bernal, from left, County Judge Veronica Escobar, District Attorney Jaime Esparza and Stephanie Karr, executive director of the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence, hold a teleconference in El Paso, Texas, with national and local media concerning Irvin Gonzalez, a transgender woman who was seeking protection from an abusive boyfriend, who was arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents. The video on the screen shows ICE officers holding Gonzalez's arm as they escort her from the El Paso County Courthouse. (Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP)
February 24, 2017 - 4:42 pm
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — The arrest by federal authorities in El Paso of a transgender woman who was seeking protection from an abusive boyfriend has led to questions about what lengths authorities will go to apprehend people under newly stepped-up immigration policies. Advocates say Irvin Gonzalez's...
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President Donald Trump speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
February 24, 2017 - 4:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unloaded on the news media Friday for using anonymous sources — just hours after members of his own staff insisted on briefing reporters only on condition their names be concealed. Unleashing a line of attack that energized an enthusiastic crowd at the...
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FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2015 file photo, then-Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear speaks in Louisville, Ky. Democrats have tapped Beshear to deliver the party’s response to President Donald Trump’s address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, highlighting the Kentucky Democrat’s efforts to expand health care coverage under the law Republicans are determined to repeal and replace. (AP Photo/Timothy D. Easley, File)
February 24, 2017 - 11:06 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats have tapped former Gov. Steve Beshear to deliver the party's response to President Donald Trump's address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, highlighting the Kentucky Democrat's efforts to expand health care coverage under the law Republicans are determined to...
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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Oxon Hill, Md., Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
February 24, 2017 - 10:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 10:55 President Donald Trump is vowing again to deport immigrants in the U.S. illegally who have committed crimes. Trump's telling a gathering of conservatives that "as we speak today, immigration officers are finding gang...
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