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May 27, 2017

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Immigration

Gang operation brings 1,400 arrests, including 5 in Las Vegas
Gang operation brings 1,400 arrests, including 5 in Las Vegas
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Federal agents arrested nearly 1,400 people across the country in what immigration officials are calling the “largest gang surge” in its investigative arm’s ...
Photo: Moses Maldonado, a 50-year-old undocumented farmwo
Farmers fear deportation of workers could hurt livelihood
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
The head of Bethel Heights Vineyard looked out over the 100 acres of vines her crew of 20 Mexicans had just finished pruning, worried about what will happen if the Trump administration presses ahead with its crackdown on immigrants. From tending the plants to harvesting the grapes, it takes skill and ...
Photo: Canelo Alvarez of Mexico celebrates his victory ov
Ad promoting Las Vegas fight between Mexico stars Canelo, Chavez Jr. takes jab at Trump
Thursday, April 13, 2017
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The 45-second spot has the fighters racing through the Mexican desert and breaking through what appears to be an impenetrable wall, clearly mocking Trump’s campaign proposal to construct ...
Mayor says Indiana man’s deportation ‘Feels like a defeat for our community’
Sunday, April 9, 2017
Roberto Beristain, a 43-year-old unauthorized immigrant, had lived in the United States for nearly 20 years. He and his wife of 17 years, Helen, an American, were raising their four children in St. Joseph’s County, Indiana, and ...
Nevada eyes expedited health care for immigrant children
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Thousands of immigrant children with residency paperwork in Nevada could access government-subsidized health care without delay under a proposal lawmakers heard Monday ...
'Dreamer' immigrant in Oregon detained by US authorities
Monday, March 27, 2017
A 25-year-old man who had been allowed to stay in the U.S. because he was brought illegally into the country as a child was detained Sunday by immigration agents ..
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Mexico's Catholic Church: Work on Trump wall is treason
Monday, March 27, 2017
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Mexico said Sunday that Mexican companies expressing interest in working on a border wall in the United States are betraying ...
Immigration officials arrest 61 people during sweep in Nevada
Immigration officials arrest 61 people during sweep in Nevada
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers last week arrested 61 people living in Nevada without legal permission, including 14 in Las Vegas and 25 in Reno. The five-day operation ...
Bill takes aim at notarios — fake lawyers who target immigrants
Bill takes aim at notarios — fake lawyers who target immigrants
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
She was not an attorney, but she presented herself as one to immigrants who came to her seeking a way to stay in the U.S. legally. Her common approach was to ...
Cruel immigration policies would hurt all Nevadans
Cruel immigration policies would hurt all Nevadans
Monday, March 6, 2017
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Just imagine what would happen in the valley if 8 percent of the population — the equivalent of the size of the undocumented-immigrant group here — were to vanish overnight. The effect would be on par with Great Recession ...
Trump expected to sign new travel ban order
Monday, March 6, 2017
President Donald Trump is preparing to sign a revised executive order temporarily barring the entry of people from certain Muslim-majority countries and halting the nation's refugee program ...
Panel: Undocumented immigrants boost Nevada, U.S. economy
Panel: Undocumented immigrants boost Nevada, U.S. economy
Friday, March 3, 2017
Deporting large numbers of unauthorized immigrants would hurt families and the U.S. economy, leaders of a national advocacy group for Hispanics living in the United States and ...
Photo: Astrid Silva speaks during the first day of the De
Las Vegas activist to address immigration, health after Trump speech
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
An activist from Las Vegas who will deliver a Democratic response in Spanish to President Donald Trump's first speech to a joint session of Congress plans to address his administration's crackdown on undocumented immigrants and the need for affordable health care. Tuesday's remarks from ...
Trump's soft spot for Dreamers alienates immigration hard-liners
Trump's soft spot for Dreamers alienates immigration hard-liners
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
President Donald Trump’s sympathetic remarks about the young undocumented immigrants known as Dreamers were a surprising turn for a man who …
Bill would prohibit police from helping to enforce immigration law
Bill would prohibit police from helping to enforce immigration law
Monday, February 27, 2017
A bill to stop police in Nevada from helping to enforce immigration law was introduced in the Nevada Senate today, the first time in this session that the Legislature has ...