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Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 05:10 AM PST

Texas Sheriff: It's Unlikely Border Agents Were Attacked

Texas Sheriff: It's Unlikely Border Agents Were Attacked

A Texas sheriff who was among the first people to reach two badly injured U.S. Border Patrol agents said he thinks they may have been sideswiped accidentally by a tractor-trailer, not attacked, as President...

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 03:16 AM PST

Man Who Sparked Immigration Debate Acquitted of Murder

Man Who Sparked Immigration Debate Acquitted of Murder

The killing of a 32-year-old woman that thrust San Francisco’s so-called sanctuary city policy into the national spotlight two years ago once again reignited the immigration debate Thursday when a jury found...

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 12:04 PM PST

Immigrants Pushed to Return to Disaster-Stricken Countries

Immigrants Pushed to Return to Disaster-Stricken Countries

The Trump administration's recent decisions to end temporary protections for immigrants from countries struck by disaster have ignited a fiery debate over whether families are being forced to return to places...

Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017 at 06:01 PM PST

GOP Shoves Tax Overhaul Ahead; Shutdown Still a Threat

GOP Shoves Tax Overhaul Ahead; Shutdown Still a Threat

Republicans held together and shoved their signature tax overhaul a crucial step ahead Tuesday as wavering GOP senators showed a growing openness. But its fate remained uncertain, and a planned White House...

Monday, Nov 27, 2017 at 08:54 PM PST

Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After Harvey, Advocates Say

Texas Exploiting Day Laborers After Harvey, Advocates Say

Guillermo Miranda Vazquez starts his day in a parking lot near the Home Depot where he easily finds work alongside other day laborers who are cleaning up Houston after Hurricane Harvey. Some days, he clears...

Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017 at 03:34 AM PST

US Ending Temporary Permits for Almost 60,000 Haitians

US Ending Temporary Permits for Almost 60,000 Haitians

The Trump administration said Monday it is ending a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 citizens from Haiti to live and work in the United States since a 2010 powerful earthquake...

Sunday, Nov 19, 2017 at 05:03 PM PST

Wedding Held for US Man, Mexican Woman at Calif. Border

Wedding Held for US Man, Mexican Woman at Calif. Border

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...

Saturday, Nov 18, 2017 at 11:33 PM PST

Families Reunite When Gates Open at US-Mexico Border

Families Reunite When Gates Open at US-Mexico Border

A family living on opposite sides of the U.S.-Mexico border for more than 15 years will be reunited, if only for a few short minutes, when U.S. Border Patrol agents open the gates Saturday.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 02:29 PM PST

Democrats Press Homeland Security Pick on Immigration Issues

Democrats Press Homeland Security Pick on Immigration Issues

A group of Senate Democrats is pressing President Donald Trump's choice to lead the Homeland Security Department to endorse bipartisan legislation to shield from deportation thousands of young immigrants brought...

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 06:46 AM PST

Cards Against Humanity Buying Border Land to Slow Trump Wall

Cards Against Humanity Buying Border Land to Slow Trump Wall

Cards Against Humanity, the irreverent card game, is buying land on the U.S.-Mexico border in a bid to stop President Donald Trump's border wall, and offering shares of it to fans who pay $15. There are five...

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Mistrial Declared for Navy Commander Accused of Rape
Mistrial Declared for Navy Commander Accused of Rape

A deadlocked jury prompted a judge to declare a mistrial Tuesday in San Diego in the case of a former U.S. Navy commander accused of trying to rape a Navy colleague.

‘Sorry About the Door’: Firefighters Save Home, Leave Note
‘Sorry About the Door’: Firefighters Save Home, Leave Note

With red-hot embers raining down on homes and rows of palm trees ablaze, San Diego fire crews set out to protect houses caught in the middle of the Lilac Fire – with one firefighter leaving behind a nice note...

Granite Hills HS Senior Killed in Alpine Crash
Granite Hills HS Senior Killed in Alpine Crash

A Granite Hills High School football player was killed when the Jeep he was riding in crashed into another car, his family confirmed.

Smoke From Mexico Fire Seen in San Diego
Smoke From Mexico Fire Seen in San Diego

A fire that sparked in Tijuana Tuesday afternoon created a plume of smoke that could be seen in some parts of San Diego.

Polls Close Across Alabama as Bitter Senate Campaign Ends
Polls Close Across Alabama as Bitter Senate Campaign Ends

After all the charges, denials, claims and promises, Alabama voters have had their say. Polls closed across the state Tuesday night after a scandal-stained Senate election campaign that tested the limits of...

Caught on Camera: 3 Robbery Suspects Target Homes
Caught on Camera: 3 Robbery Suspects Target Homes

New surveillance images released Tuesday appear to reveal three suspects connected to a string of house burglaries across San Diego County.