"They Went Too Far": Texas Student Accuses School Police Of Excessive Force
Three officers pinned the teenage girl down because she refused to give up her cell phone. The school district is investigating the incident.
More Than A Third Of Undocumented Adults Have U.S. Citizen Children, Pew Says
The Pew Research Center spells out the numbers for how many could benefit from potential administrative action by the Obama administration.
Shotgun-Wielding Militiamen Mistake Bat Researchers For Illegal Border Crossers
The militia members stopped a group of scientists who were counting bats in a cave near the border in southern Arizona.
Initial Investigation Finds No Wrongdoing In Handling Of Unaccompanied Immigrant Kids
An agency watchdog was unable to substantiate some allegations of abuse made by advocacy groups. Other claims are still under investigation.
Thousands Of Mexicans Could Be Allowed To Return To California To Fight Their Deportations
The ACLU reached an agreement with the federal government to allow nine immigrants who were misinformed or pressured into leaving the country to come back as part of a class-action lawsuit.
Hundreds Rally In L.A. For Obama To Include Immigrant Workers In Executive Actions
The National Day Laborer Organizing Network wants to ensure immigrant workers are included in President Obama's executive action.
A Black And Latino Partnership Focused On Voting Seeks To Help Prevent Future Fergusons
Voto Latino and Global Grind say the best way to ensure local officials are representative of the population is by voting.
Police Departments Have Lost Assault Rifles And Humvees They Received From The Pentagon
A new report from Fusion reveals that police departments around the country have lost track of military hardware they've received from the federal government since 1990.
Scientists Say The Ground Is Actually Rising Because Of California's Drought
The entire West has risen due to the water shortage.
An Elephant In Arizona Gave Birth To An Adorably Sleepy Baby Elephant
Mom and baby live at Reid Park Zoo in Tucson.
Minority Children Will Be The Majority In U.S. Schools This Fall
The enrollment tipping point is a harbinger of a broader trend in America; the U.S. Census predicts whites will no longer be the majority by 2043.
How 23 Newspapers Around The World Covered The Unrest In Ferguson
Thousands Near Border Without Drinking Water Following Mining Spill
Mexico has filed a lawsuit against the company for the spill. More than 80 schools along the border will remain closed.
5 Scathing Border Patrol Revelations From An Ousted Agency Chief
In an unauthorized interview, former CBP internal affairs chief James F. Tomsheck gave what could be the most scathing public criticism of the nation's largest law enforcement agency by a high-ranking official.
A Man Might Get Deported Because He Doesn't Have Fancy Pizza Dough Tossing Skills
"Basically, immigration said, 'This guy can't throw pizza, so we're denying him the visa.'"
Univision Apologizes After Hitler "Meme" Tweet Sparks Outrage
"We are very sorry about the images published today." Twitter users complained the image was inappropriate and shameful.
Activists On Trial After Complaining About Abuse And Retaliation By Border Agents
The activists say they are being penalized for asserting their rights and speaking out against misconduct.
This Armed Militia Is Protecting The Border From Central American Children
The Patriots Information Hotline says there are 14 militia teams across Texas, Arizona, and California.
Family Of Mexican Teenager Shot By Border Patrol Sues Agents
The lawsuit claims the agents' actions in killing 16-year-old Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez were "unreasonable" and "excessive," and it asks for a trial by jury.
36 Powerful Photos Showing Not Everyone Wants To Turn Away The Children At The Border
Much of the media coverage of the unaccompanied minors crisis at the border has focused on anti-immigration protests. But in Texas, California, and elsewhere, many are supporting the children.