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Anxiety, tears, and prayers in California's immigrant community

Feb 26, 2017 - 11:15 PM

Undocumented immigrants pray for a miracle after US President Donald Trump s administration announced a sweeping deportation plan

Emilio Lopez, wife Prudencia and grandson Esteban, 3, talk about challenges they face because of steps taken by US President Donald Trump to drastically increase deportations, at the TODEC (Training Occupational Development Educating Communities) on February 24, 2017 in Coachella, California. TODEC helps immigrants apply for citizenship and holds a workshop on legal issues for undocumented immigrants. / AFP PHOTO / DAVID MCNEW

Republicans to fight 'illegal' Obama immigration plan

Nov 21, 2014 - 1:44 PM

John Boehner: That s just not how our democracy works

BOEHNER. US House Speaker John Boehner. File Photo from http://boehner.house.gov/

Obama bares executive action on immigration

Nov 21, 2014 - 10:06 AM

UPDATED The immigration plan which the US President says is lawful is expected to shield from deportation up to 5 million of the estimated 11 million undocumented migrants in the US

EXECUTIVE POWER. Obama renewes his vow to use his executive powers to make changes to the immigration system – unless Republicans approve legislation by the end of the year. File photo by AFP/Saul Loeb

Undocumented Filipino teachers in US asked to come forward

Oct 23, 2014 - 4:06 PM

The Philippine embassy in the US vows to pin down an illegal recruiter who had victimized 1 000 Filipino teachers from 2003 to 2007

Vargas, undocumented immigrants launch new campaign

Aug 21, 2014 - 9:11 PM

Vargas and the other applicants are not qualified for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals DACA

File picture taken on July 11, 2011 shows former Washington Post and San Francisco Chronicle reporter Jose Antonio Vargas at the Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Undocumented youth in NY urged: apply for deportation deferrals

Jul 23, 2014 - 7:46 AM

Out of 3 874 Filipinos who applied for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals DACA in 2013 3 489 have been approved for the program

An uncertain future for undocumented Fil-Am

Jul 01, 2014 - 11:52 PM

Ronquillo likens the discovery of his undocumented status in the US to being a mutant in X Men

Out of status: Living illegally in the US

May 03, 2014 - 10:00 AM

My husband and I were both on tourist visas with no intention of returning to the Philippines in other words we were going to be TNTs

Undocumented immigrant earns California law license

Jan 03, 2014 - 4:36 PM

This comes two years after a similar case in New York Will this begin a state to state battle to allow undocumented immigrants the license to practice law?

'Go home': Is UK ad vs undocumented immigrants racist?

Sep 21, 2013 - 1:44 AM

The UK’s border agency deploys around London vans with billboards that say Go home or face arrest in a bid to flush out overstaying and undocumented immigrants

Screen grab from UK Home Office official Youtube channel

US Senate passes historic immigration bill

Jun 28, 2013 - 4:31 AM

UPDATE The United States senate passes comprehensive immigration reform bill 68 32

Immigrants wait for their citizenship interviews at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), district office on January 29, 2013 in New York City. John Moore/Getty Images/AFP

Migrants sign up to Obama residency plan

Aug 16, 2012 - 6:32 AM

Long lines of undocumented immigrants fill up forms for temporary residency in the US

‘Undocumented American’ from PH on cover of Time

Jun 14, 2012 - 10:40 PM

Jose Antonio Vargas writes for Time Magazine about his story as an undocumented immigrant from the Philippines