Stories tagged: immigrant
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
A Washington appeals court is blocking for now an abortion sought by a pregnant 17-year-old immigrant being held in a Texas facility, ruling Friday that the government should be given …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 5:23 p.m.
An appeals court on Thursday temporarily stayed a judge’s ruling that would have allowed a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to obtain an …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
A judge has ordered the federal government to allow a pregnant 17-year old immigrant who entered the country illegally to undergo an abortion.
Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 12:42 p.m.
A federal judge said Wednesday she doesn’t understand why federal officials don’t “step aside” and allow a pregnant 17-year-old being held in a Texas facility for unaccompanied immigrant children to …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Advocates for a pregnant 17-year-old girl held in a Texas facility for immigrant children who have crossed the border alone are asking a federal judge to allow her to get …
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Four men have been ordered to stand trial in Pennsylvania in the death of a Somali immigrant cab driver in Pittsburgh.
UPDATED: Wed., April 19, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
A case involving a man who was deported to Mexico despite having permission to be in the U.S. under a program that shields young immigrants has landed in the courtroom …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 10:39 p.m.
Rohi Atassi was among 117 immigrants to become the newest American citizens during a Chicago naturalization ceremony Tuesday, but the Syrian dentist stood out among his peers.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee and Attorney General Bob Ferguson welcomed a passenger at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport who had been blocked by President Donald Trump’s immigration travel ban.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
The executive order underscores the new administration’s fixation on what it views not as a terrorist threat but a civilizational one in which the very act of being Muslim is …
Sun., Dec. 18, 2016, 7 a.m.
More than 8,000 immigrants are expected to seek asylum this year from Mexico, the majority fleeing gang violence in Honduras and El Salvador and to a lesser extent Guatemala.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 6:37 p.m.
Undocumented students stood in the middle of campus Thursday, told their stories and appealed to Washington State University’s leaders to make the school a safe place for them.
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
People often gape openly at Ahlaam Ibraahim. Covered from head to foot in a hijab, the college freshman and daughter of Somali immigrants has grown accustomed to stares from fellow …
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 6 a.m.
Twin Falls is now a testing ground for whether the bitter cultural divisions intensified by this year’s presidential campaign can recede in favor of the co-dependency that marks many communities …