WASHINGTON — Erika Andiola came to Washington expecting it would be the place to make a difference in the immigration reform fight - until the immigration fight hit closer to home.
Andiola on Wednesday said she quit her job in the office of Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Phoenix, to go home and foc…
PHOENIX — A legislative panel may be ready to jettison plans to build a border fence, having gathered less than $265,000 in donations over three years.
The City Council unanimously approved changes to its Primary Jobs Incentive Program on Tuesday to make it easier for more businesses to qualify for building-fee exemptions and to temporarily retain sales taxes for their own benefit.
PHOENIX — Saying he’s just following the law, Attorney General Tom Horne refused Monday to drop his lawsuit against community colleges that offer lower in-state tuition to students who qualify for the federal Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court on Tuesday ruled Arizona cannot enforce yet another provision of its controversial 2010 law aimed at illegal immigration.
It’s easy to sit back and complain about border issues, but social groups that are active in the troubled region will gather at a church this weekend to talk action.
Courts in the Southwest are pushed to their limits to handle all the immigration cases that come their way now — and that could get a lot worse with plans to add Border Patrol agents as part of immigration reform.
Five suspects have been arrested and a sixth is wanted in connection with a human-smuggling ring that left one illegal border crosser dead.
Five suspects have been arrested and a sixth is wanted in connection with a human smuggling ring that left one border crosser dead.
Two men from Mexico - one of whom has been deported nearly a dozen times - were arrested Tuesday after Pinal County sheriff's deputies found 220 pounds of marijuana in their car.
The Pinal County Sheriff's Department says it will ask for murder charges against two Phoenix residents after a man with heat exhaustion died after being found in a truck with other immigrants.
PHOENIX - The state has hired a former immigration official as an expert in its bid to deny driver's licenses to thousands of Arizona "dreamers" eligible for a deferred-action program.
The Tucson Samaritans will commemorate their 11th anniversary today with the Flood the Desert annual event, when 15 vehicles will go into the desert looking for illegal immigrants in distress.
PHOENIX - Arizona filed a lawsuit Tuesday to block one of the nation's largest community-college systems from providing reduced tuition to young immigrants granted deferred deportation by the Obama administration.
Arizona Sens. John McCain and Jeff Flake might have won some additional support from fellow Republicans for the immigration reform bill, but in the process they lost immigrant-advocate groups that say they can't stand behind the "border surge" amendment approved Monday.
As border enforcement increased to the east and to the west of the Tohono O'odham Nation in the mid-to-late 1990s, so did the number of people and drugs coming through the area.
Despite fewer people migrating illegally through Southern Arizona, the number of border-crosser remains found during the last decade has not dropped below 140 a year, according to a new report.
Five sets of skeletal remains found concealed in the desert west of Tucson appear to be homicide victims, authorities said Tuesday.
For Marisol Flores-Aguirre making the 75-mile walk through the Sonoran Desert is a way of allowing migrants who perished while trying to cross the border to finish the journey they began.
Arizona is home to the facility where the largest number of immigration detainees are initially held in the nation, new data show.