Five of the contestants vying for the Miss USA title have a message to immigrant girls and women watching the pageant Sunday: Set goals, work hard and don’t stay in the shadows.
Federal authorities have revoked the protection from deportation granted to a Mexican woman who became a cause celebre in the debate over illegal immigration when she was a Georgia college student seven years ago.
A Salvadoran national whose conviction in the slaying of missing intern Chandra Levy was overturned has been deported.
The Latest on 12 athletes who swam across the border from the U.S. to Mexico in a show of support for immigrants (all times local): 1 p.m.
Twelve athletes are swimming across the border from the United States to Mexico in an effort to call attention to immigrants in a charged political environment.
The Latest on charges being dropped in an alleged rape at a Maryland high school (all times local): 12:15 p.m.
An immigrant facing deportation to Guatemala has been granted a 30-day reprieve hours before he was to be put on a plane to Central America.
Border Patrol agents working an immigration checkpoint in southern Arizona say they have found 67 pounds of marijuana that was being smuggled inside of a casket.
Public school teachers, immigration advocates and social and racial justice groups are taking to the streets in May Day demonstrations across the state.
Workers making preparations for Saturday’s Kentucky Derby worry that anti-immigrant fervor in Washington could cause many of them to be deported.
A Canadian man has been sentenced to 15 months in a U.S. prison nearly 20 years after he smuggled immigrants across the Detroit River.
Volunteers are stepping up to accompany people living in the United States illegally to court hearings and meetings with immigration officials.
Prosecutors say seven people have pleaded guilty to arranging sham marriages in South Carolina so people from Brazil could try to become American citizens.
For many people around the U.S., driving to a job, store or doctor now seems risky.
Glancing at the Olympic Stadium for the first time in five years, Zamzam Farah’s troubles momentarily wash away and she fondly reminisces about competing in the London Games.
A Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children living in southwest Ohio has been returned to Mexico.
Indian-born U.S. national cricket team player Timil Kaushik Patel has become a naturalized American citizen.
Stephen Ames won the Mitsubishi Electric Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour Champions victory, easily holding off Bernhard Langer at TPC Sugarloaf.
The Illinois Prisoner Review Board is being asked to intervene on behalf of an Army veteran with a green card who faces deportation because of a 2008 drug conviction.
Prosecutors say two San Francisco police detectives will not face criminal charges for shooting and killing a young Guatemalan immigrant armed with a knife.
A Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children living in Ohio is being held in federal detention in Louisiana as advocates urge that she not be deported.
The Latest on the planned deportation of a Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children (all times local): 3:10 p.m.
A first court appearance is scheduled this week for a North Carolina man charged in what police have described as a racially tinged arson attack on an immigrant-owned store.
An attorney says U.S. immigration authorities have refused to halt deportation for a Mexican mother of four U.S.-born children.