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Children of Immigrants Rally on Capitol Hill

Children of Immigrants Rally on Capitol Hill

Children whose parents are in danger of deportation demonstrated on Capitol Hill while visiting congressional offices. Through singing and chanting they asked Congress to vote on pending immigration bills. (Dec. 5)

Attorney: No Special Treatment for Obama's Uncle

Attorney: No Special Treatment for Obama's Uncle

President Barack Obama's Kenyan-born uncle, who ignored a deportation order more than two decades ago, on Tuesday was granted permission to stay in the United States. His immigration attorney said he received no special treatment. (Dec. 3...

AP Top Stories Nov. 29 P

AP Top Stories Nov. 29 P

Here's the latest news for Friday, November 29th: Shoppers race for bargains on Black Friday; Obama meets immigration protesters on National Mall, White House Christmas Tree arrives at White House, Stocks mixed in holiday-shortened session....

Raw: Obama Visits Immigration Activists on Mall

Raw: Obama Visits Immigration Activists on Mall

On the day after Thanksgiving, President Barack Obama stopped by a white tent on the National Mall where some activists have been fasting to protest House inaction on immigration legislation for the past 18 days. (Nov. 29)

Heckler Interrupts Obama in California

Heckler Interrupts Obama in California

In California, President Barack Obama was interrupted by a heckler standing on the stage behind him who shouted at the president to stop deportations that split up families. Obama says he needs Congress to change the law to have that power....

Obama: 'Unlikely Bedfellows' Support Reform

Obama: 'Unlikely Bedfellows' Support Reform

Meeting with CEOs at the White House Tuesday, President Barack Obama says U.S. businesses are looking for quick passage of immigration reform as he pushes Congress to act by the end of the year. (Nov. 5)

Few Elderly Survivors Left at Holocaust Home

Few Elderly Survivors Left at Holocaust Home

For years, the Selfhelp Home in Chicago has been a place for elderly survivors of the German holocaust to find a bit of respite. Hundreds of them have passed through the home's doors in the last 60 years. But now only a very few remain. (No...

US-Mexico Drug Tunnel With Rail System Found

US-Mexico Drug Tunnel With Rail System Found

A tunnel designed to smuggle drugs from Tijuana, Mexico, to San Diego is equipped with electricity, ventilation and a rail system, U.S. authorities said Thursday. The tunnel was discovered on Wednesday, and three suspects are in custody. ...

Ellis Island Reopens 1-year After Sandy

Ellis Island Reopens 1-year After Sandy

The island that ushered millions of immigrants into the U.S. received visitors Monday for the first time since being flooded by Superstorm Sandy. The storm swamped boilers and electrical systems and left the island without power for months....

Suspect Arraigned in Stabbing of 5

Suspect Arraigned in Stabbing of 5

Man suspected of stabbing 5 members of Brooklyn family appears in criminal court on Monday. 25-year-old Chinese immigrant Mingdong Chen has been charged with murder. (Oct. 28)

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