President Barack Obama has left Las Vegas after touting his executive order on immigration and playing golf with retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and Tiger Woods’ former instructor, Butch Harmon.
President Barack Obama spending the weekend
Groups closely tracking President Obama’s expected immigration announcement are gathering in Las Vegas and Reno to watch the president reveal his plans on TV.
Former Arizona legislator Russell Pearce has resigned a top leadership position in the state Republican Party following backlash to remarks advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people on Medicaid.
Norlan Flores Prado was still wearing a hospital bracelet from his daughter’s birth when U.S. Border Patrol agents who had been called by Tucson police arrested him on Sunday afternoon.
Immigration advocates who were allowed to visit a New Mexico detention center say women there are complaining that children aren’t getting proper medical care and people are being deported before they can see a lawyer.
In a development that could cost some Pinal County jail employees their jobs, the federal government has rejected the county proposal that it be paid more to house immigration detainees.
Residents of a small town near Tucson are planning a protest on Tuesday against the housing of immigrant children at an academy for troubled youth.
Las Vegas Metropolitan Police will no longer detain people with immigration holds.
Union representing Border Patrol agents warns diversion of resources leaves U.S. more vulnerable to drug smugglers and human traffickers.