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Protesters chant at ICE facility in Phoenix
Protesters chant "Shut it down!" in front of the ICE office on Central Avenue north of McDowell Road around 8:30 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2019.
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Mexico violence is real. Can we stop ignoring it?
Arizona officials are spot-on in underscoring Mexico's drug violence, which has left hundreds of thousands dead since 2006.
God is telling people to kill light rail? Nope
One of the founders of an anti-light rail effort claims God killed a former congressman and will punish others who support light rail. Yes, really.
Celebs emotional over telenovela star’s death
Alfonso Herrera, Eugenio Derbez, Jaime Camil, Miguel Rodarte and other Mexican celebrities pay tribute to actress Edith González, who died at age 54.Celebrities
Alejandra Guzmán: Top 5 moments from Phoenix show
The concert at Wild Horse Pass by Alejandra Guzmán, la reina del rock, was unpredictable and exciting. Here are the 5 best moments and a setlist.Music
Erik Estrada: ‘Don’t be a George Lopez’
"ChiPs" star Erik Estrada will be in Phoenix to sign autographs. He talks about Larry Wilcox, the "CHiPs" movie and the George Lopez jokes about him.Celebrities
Border Patrol encounters largest group of migrants ever near El Paso
The group of more than 1,000 migrants was the largest ever and part of a trend by criminal smuggling organizations, according to the Border Patrol.Border Issues
Why aren’t Democrat presidential candidates talking about immigration?
Democrats running for president have plans for global warming, health care, student debt and abortion rights. But they are largely quiet on immigration.Immigration
Hundreds of Arizona families may be evicted under new immigration policy
Hundreds of Arizona families could lose public-housing assistance under a proposed Trump administration rule cracking down on undocumented immigrants.Phoenix
Carlos García won in Phoenix. Expect fireworks
Phoenix residents should expect fireworks from Carlos García, at least until he learns that governing isn't the same as protesting.
Another migrant child death is disclosed
A migrant girl from El Salvador died in government custody in September but her death was previously not reported, according to CBS News.Immigration
Trump’s immigration reforms have zero chance
Focusing only on border security and skilled workers leaves out important pieces of the immigration system that also desperately need reform.
Fentanyl bust undermines Trump’s border wall
No border wall is going to keep thugs from trying to smuggle drugs across the border as long as there is a demand for them.
Early ballot ban won’t do what it promises
Sen. Michelle Ugenti-Rita has become the new face of the effort that began decades ago to pass restrictive laws aimed at disfranchising voters.
Why can’t Gov. Ducey support dreamers?
Touting economic ties between Mexico and Arizona is great, but Ducey should also embrace immigrants in Arizona – many of whom are from Mexico.
Arizona Dreamers say no way to Trump DACA deal
The head of the Arizona Dream Act Coalition rejected President Trump's proposal to extend DACA in exchange for $5.7 billion in border-wall funding.Border Issues
Feds still don’t know total number of separated migrant kids
An Office of Inspector General report says the Trump administration still doesn't know how many children were separated from their families.Immigration
‘I respect everyone’s opinions (on migrants) … I’m not agreeing’
Protesters are taking issue with Phoenix churches' aid for migrants, but pastors say it's a humanitarian effort.
A pop-up fact check of Trump’s immigration speech
President Donald Trump gave his first national address on Jan. 8, 2019. We fact-checked that address. Follow along to get context into some of the statements he's made.
New migrant caravan heading to U.S. amid shutdown
A new migrant caravan has left Honduras bound for the U.S. amid government shutdownImmigration
Trump’s ‘national emergency’ doesn’t matter
The truth is the so-called immigration crisis was solved long ago, and government had nothing to do with it.
How Patriot Movement AZ sows fear at churches housing migrants
Members of the right-wing Patriot Movement AZ accuse churches of "aiding and abetting" illegal immigration by housing migrants dropped off by ICE.Immigration
Prison for saving lives? What have we become?
We are facing a moral crisis when children die in government custody and aid workers are prosecuted for trying to save lives.