Richard Gonzales

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Homeland Security Outlines New Rules Tightening Enforcement Of Immigration Law

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Two memos, signed by Secretary John Kelly, greatly expand the number of immigrants prioritized for removal. The rules do not affect "Dreamers" — people brought to the U.S. illegally as children.


ICE Detains Alleged Victim Of Domestic Abuse At Texas Courthouse

Thursday, February 16, 2017

A Texas prosecutor says immigration agents violated the sanctity of a courthouse to detain a woman who was seeking a protective order against her boyfriend.


Residents Near Oroville Dam Brace For Storms After Returning Home

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

With rain and snow starting Wednesday night, all eyes are on the Oroville Dam in northern California. Meanwhile, some of the nearly 200,000 people who evacuated are beginning to return home.


Officials Were Warned That Dam's Spillway Could Fail, Reports Show

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

In northern California, evacuations remain in place for nearly 200,000 people in Oroville. A spillway at the state's highest dam developed a huge hole. The area is braced for more rain this week.


Nearly 200,000 People Evacuate Near Oroville Dam In California

Monday, February 13, 2017

Nearly 200,000 people have evacuated from communities near the Oroville Dam in northern California. The dam's emergency spillway is damaged, and more storms are expected later this week.


Federal Immigration Authorities Launch Raids Across The Country

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Federal immigration authorities have launched raids across the country in pursuit of people with felony convictions who are in the country illegally. Advocates say others are being caught up as well.


Immigration Raids Are Reported Around The Country

Friday, February 10, 2017

ICE says it was targeting people with criminal records. Immigrant advocates charge the administration with creating a climate of fear.


Most Immigrants In U.S. Illegally Reside In 20 Metro Areas, Pew Study Finds

Thursday, February 09, 2017

They account for 1 in 4 foreign-born U.S. residents. Also, they tend to live in the suburbs and work in construction, service and leisure hospitality jobs.


Appeals Court Rejects Bid To Reinstate Trump's Travel Ban

Thursday, February 09, 2017

The 3-0 decision is a setback for President Trump, who had previously called into question the courts' authority to review his actions.


Trump Slams Nordstrom For Dropping Ivanka's Clothing Line

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Trump's tweet, which said the company was unfair to his daughter, highlights concerns about the line between his official duties and his family's businesses.


LISTEN: States, DOJ Argue Whether Trump's Travel Ban Should Stay Suspended

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

President Trump's order temporarily barring refugees and some visa holders from entering the U.S. is on pause. Now three judges are considering whether to put it back into effect.


Amnesty International Reports Organized Murder Of Detainees In Syrian Prison

Monday, February 06, 2017

A new report alleges there is a calculated campaign to round up, torture and murder people allegedly opposed to the Assad regime. Amnesty estimates 5,000 to 13,000 people executed from 2011 to 2015.


Boy Scouts Will Admit Transgender Boys

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

The Scouts' leaders announced the policy change after an 8-year-old transgender boy was forced out of a New Jersey troop last fall.


French-Canadian Student Charged With Murdering 6 In Quebec City Mosque

Monday, January 30, 2017

Canadians are mourning six people shot to death while praying. Alleged shooter Alexandre Bissonnette had expressed anti-Islam sentiments online. He faces 11 charges of murder and attempted murder.


Trump's Refugee Plan Will Prioritize Christians Suffering Religious Persecution

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Trump will propose a four-month pause in admitting refugees and cutting in half the overall number of refugees the Obama administration projected for this year.


NPR And The Word 'Liar': Intent Is Key

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

President Trump's statements that aren't true challenge many newsrooms. NPR will report what it can verify, says news chief Michael Oreskes.


Immigrants In Country Illegally Worry About Sharing Of Personal Information

Saturday, January 21, 2017

California has issued driver's licenses to thousands of people living in the country illegally. Now some of those license-holders worry their personal information could be shared with federal authorities.


Renowned Mexican Environmentalist Isidro Baldenegro Lopez Is Murdered

Thursday, January 19, 2017

His death is the latest indication of the danger to environmental activists in many countries. Honduran indigenous leader and environmental activist Berta Cáceres was killed in 2016.


Bagwell, Raines And Rodriguez Are Elected To Baseball's Hall of Fame

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

A dazzling speedster, a slugger and one of the best catchers the game has ever seen will be enshrined at Cooperstown.


Obama Pardons Famous Hotelier And Baseball Star

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Among those receiving the president's clemency are a man who reigned over top nightclubs, and another who scorched fastballs. Both had run afoul of tax laws.