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SHOCK: California Jury Acquits Illegal Immigrant Killer Of Kate Steinle | Daily Wire

At roughly 3 p.m. Thursday afternoon, jurors decided the illegal immigrant accused of murdering Kate Steinle was innocent, finding him not guilty of murder and assault with a deadly weapon, but guilty of being a felon in possession of a firearm.

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Victor Davis Hanson: Is California Cracking Up? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis - IBD

Corporate profits at California-based transnational corporations such as Apple, Facebook and Google are hitting record highs. California housing prices from

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7 facts about the coveted green card

7 facts about the coveted green card, the key to permanent residency.

Politics | Politics

Where Things Stand in the Legal Battle Over President Trump's Travel Ban - NBC News

While the outcome of the executive order remains unclear, here's a look back at how we got here.

History | LA History

This Jewish Pioneer Chronicled a Changing L.A. from 1853 to 1913

L.A. was an adobe town when Harris Newmark arrived in 1853. It was a metropolis when he died there in 1916.

News | From CNN

The challenges facing Trump's wall

President Donald Trump is following through with one of the first pledges he made a year and a half ago when he announced his long-shot bid for the White House -- directing federal resources toward building a wall along the southern border.

Politics | Trump Politics

Exclusive: Trump team seeks agency records on border barriers, surveillance

In a wide-ranging request for documents and analysis, President-elect Donald Trump's transition team asked the Department of Homeland Security last month to assess all assets available for border wall and barrier construction.

Politics | Immigration

Trump: ‘Obama Got Tremendous Numbers of People Out of the Country.’

From the Tuesday Morning Jolt: Trump: ‘Obama Got Tremendous Numbers of People Out of the Country.’ Meet Donald Trump’s new immigration stance, which is to… praise how tough President Obama has been on deportations. Huh? What? “We’re going to o

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Hundreds of Americans wash up illegally in Canada after river party

About 1,500 Americans floating down a river that separates the United States from Canada had to be rescued from the water when strong rains and winds sent them illegally into Canadian territory, the country's coast guard said on Monday.

Politics | Trump Politics

Donald Trump Just Overtook The Democrats On Gay Rights - Breitbart

Donald Trump has outflanked Hillary Clinton on the Left and announced an ultra-progressive immigration policy.

Politics | Election: 2016

Donald Trump’s Foreign Workers: American Workers Aren’t Good Enough

The news that Donald Trump turned down 94 percent of American job applicants to his Mar-a-Lago club in Palm Beach, Fla., in favor of foreign workers brought in under the H-2B visa program should come as a surprise to absolutely no one.

News | In The News

More Mexican immigrants leaving U.S. than entering: Pew | Reuters

More Mexicans are leaving the United States than entering it according to a report released on Thursday, at a time when some Republicans, including presidential candidate Donald Trump, have taken a hard line on illegal immigration.

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At Least 15 US ‘Citizen Terrorists’ Are Also Legal Immigrants

Dozens of the U.S. citizens arrested in recent years on terror-related charges are immigrants admitted to the United States legally who later obtained citizenship. More than 70 U.S. residents have

Politics | Immigration

MSNBC Guest: Kate Steinle Killing 'Equally Tragic' to O'Reilly and Trump 'Scapegoating' Illegals

Appearing as a guest on Friday's MSNBC Live with Jose Diaz-Balart, San Francisco Board of Supervisors member David Campos defended his city's decision to keep its sanctuary city policy, and, as he began his defense, he absurdly claimed that, although the

Politics | Immigration

FEC Must Investigate Democratic National Committee for Employing Illegal Alien to Craft 2016 Political Message

Judicial Watch filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission to investigate the DNC for having “knowingly hired” an illegal alien.

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Tempers Flare As Huntington Park Appoints Undocumented Immigrants To City Commissions

Huntington Park is making history and not everyone is happy about it.

Politics | Politics

Obama’s ICE Director: No Immigration Enforcement Until Amnesty Is Passed - Breitbart

Sen. David Vitter (R-LA) repeatedly pressed Saldaña on why the Administration was taking no action against sanctuary jurisdictions.

Politics | The American Experiment

ICE: 121 migrants awaiting deportation charged in deaths

Between 2010 and 2014, 121 undocumented immigrants who committed crimes but were released awaiting deportation were later charged with homicide.

Politics | The American Experiment

DHS IG report undercuts argument for Obama’s executive amnesty | Power Line

In defense of President Obama's executive amnesty, the Department of Justice has argued in court that the policy is a proper exercise of prosecutorial discretion. It claims that by deferring action...

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California Apartments Raided in Federal Investigation of Chinese ‘Birth Tourism’ - NYTimes.com

The raids were part of a federal inquiry into an industry that helps pregnant Chinese women travel to the United States to deliver babies who will have American citizenship.

Politics | The American Experiment

Texas District Court Enjoins Immigration Nonenforcement Order | National Review Online

Texas District Court Enjoins Immigration Nonenforcement Order -

Politics | Immigration

IRS offers extra tax refunds to illegal immigrants granted amnesty by Obama - Washington Times

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen confirmed Tuesday that illegal immigrants granted amnesty from deportation under President Obama's new policies would be able to get extra refunds from the IRS for money they earned while working illegally, as long as they f

Politics | Obamacare

Healthcare for Illegals Pushes CA Budget Billions Over Inflation

California Gov. Jerry Brown’s supposed “balanced budget” has no provision for another million illegal aliens.

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2014 a record breaking year for immigration to Israel

Jewish Scene: Jewish Agency statistics for 2014 show that immigration to Israel hit 10-year high with the arrival of about 26,500 new olim.

Politics | Immigration

President Obama’s unilateral action on immigration has no precedent - The Washington Post

The scale of his move goes far beyond any of his predecessors. The White House has defended President Obama’s unilateral decision to legalize the presence of nearly 4 million undocumented immigrants as consistent, even in scope, with the executive actions of previous presidents. In fact, it is increasingly clear that the sweeping magnitude of Mr. Obama’s order is unprecedented.

Politics | Politics

Obama's Amnesty Will Cost $22,000 Per U.S. College Grad

President Barack Obama’s amnesty for four million illegal immigrants will cost Americans about $2 trillion, or roughly $40 billion a year for the next five decades.

The cost of Obama’s generosity is equivalent to 30 cents extra for every gallon of gas bought by Americans.

Politics | Immigration

Obama’s Actions ‘Same’ as Past Presidents?

President Obama repeatedly claimed that there is presidential precedent for the executive actions he took on immigration. But are the actions Obama announced really the "same kinds of actions" take...

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

SNL channels Schoolhouse Rock to introduce Executive Order

Saturday Night Live channeled Schoolhouse Rock to introduce Executive Order in the episode-opening parody of Im Just a Bill, featured in the Cold Open to Saturday (November 22) nights episode.

News | That's News to Me

FACT CHECK: Obama's claims on illegal immigration

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama made some notable omissions in his remarks about the unilateral actions he's taking on immigration.

Politics | Politics

Obama’s Amnesty Will Add More Foreign Workers Than New Jobs

President Barack Obama's unilateral amnesty will quickly add as many foreign workers to the nation's legal labor force as the total number of new jobs created by his economy since 2009. The plans,

Politics | Immigration

Obama to act unilaterally on immigration, irking Republicans

Read 'Obama to act unilaterally on immigration, irking Republicans' on Yahoo News Canada. By Steve Holland and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will outline a plan on Thursday to relax U.S. immigration policy for as many as 5 mi

Politics | Immigration

La Raza Promotes WaPo Guide To Voting Without an ID | The Daily Caller

The pro-amnesty organization tells people where they can vote without pesky photo ID laws

Politics | Immigration

Australia's approach to border security is badass [pics, video]

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Nancy Pelosi Chides Reporter for Using Term 'Illegal Aliens'

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi took issue with the term “illegal aliens” during a Wednesday press conference.

Politics | Immigration

Hundreds tested for TB in Lynn - Health - Boston.com

LYNN, Mass. (AP) — More than 30 Lynn Community Health Center employees and 800 patients are being tested to determine if they were exposed to tuberculosis after center doctors confirmed a case.

Politics | Immigration

Gov. Jerry Brown: Nearly 30% of CA Kids Illegal or 'Don't Speak English'

During Thursday night's California gubernatorial debate against Republican Neel Kashkari, California Governor Jerry Brown (D) revealed that nearly 30% of the state's schoolchildren are either illegal immigrants or do not speak English.

Politics | Seriously???

Reports: Feds Lose Track of 6,000 Foreigners on Student Visas Who Could 'Do Us Harm'

The federal government has reportedly lost track of more than 6,000 foreigners on student visas, some of whom may be in the country "to do us harm."

Politics | Immigration

‘Verbal gymnastics': LA Times uses ‘incomprehensible’ substitute for the word ‘illegal’ | Twitchy

Look what the Los Angeles Times came up with to further misrepresent the illegality of unauthorized aliens coming into this country.

Politics | Immigration

EXCLUSIVE: Breitbart Texas Verifies ISIS Border Threat With Leaked Doc

LUBBOCK, Texas -- Breitbart Texas has exclusively obtained a leaked document warning federal agents about an ISIS-related terrorism threat across the entire US-Mexico border. Though the document focuses on the Texas-Mexico border, Breitbart Texas has conf

Politics | Immigration

Crisis in the Classroom: Surge of illegal immigrant kids poses challenge for schools

What was a crisis on America's southern border is now turning into a major challenge for school administrators across the country.

Politics | Immigration

Pew Survey: 1/3 of Mexicans Want to Move to America; 60% Disapprove of Peña Nieto's Economy

As Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto travels across California and declares America to be "the other Mexico," a Pew Research survey has found that 60% of Mexicans disapprove of Peña Nieto on the economy. Perhaps as a result, a plurality of

Politics | Immigration

US Embassy Severely Restricts Visas for Israelis

The US embassy in Tel Aviv has cancelled tourist visa applications for Israelis, according to a statement on its official website, in a move it claims is a matter of staffing and security.

Politics | Immigration

Tucker Carlson, Kirsten Powers Clash Over America’s ‘Moral Obligation’ To Illegal Refugees [VIDEO]

Fox News host Tucker Carlson and contributor Kirsten Powers bitterly clashed over the United States' supposed

Politics | Politics

McConnell Seeks to Break Out Funding for Israel's Iron Dome From Border Bill | The World's Greatest Deliberative Body

(Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is introducing standalone legislation to provide funding for Israel's Iron

Politics | Politics

Senate border plan spurns Obama, but helps firefighters and Israel | Mobile Washington Examiner

If Congress can agree on a plan to give President Obama supplemental money to deal with the border crisis, it's going to be much less than he asked for. Senate appropriators released a plan Wednesday to provide Obama with $1 billion less than requested to

Politics | Politics

Reid blasts Cruz on immigration

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid blasted GOP Sen. Ted Cruz’s attack on President Barack Obama’s deferred action policy for young, undocumented immigrants as a “ransom” being demanded for emergency money to deal with the influx of

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Leaked Border Crisis Intel Shreds Narrative from Media and Obama Admin

HOUSTON, Texas—An elite, law-enforcement sensitive El Paso Intelligence Center (EPIC) intel report from July 7, 2014 was leaked to Breitbart Texas and reveals that homicide rates in Central America suggest violence are likely not the primary cause of th

Politics | Malfeasance

EXCLUSIVE: TSA Allowing Illegals to Fly Without Verifiable ID, Says Border Patrol Union

MCALLEN, Texas—Illegal aliens are being allowed to fly on commercial airliners without valid identification, according to the National Border Patrol Council (NBPC). “The aliens who are getting released on their own recognizance are being allowed to bo

Politics | Politics

In Texas, Obama Sets Stage To Answer 'Do-Nothing' Congress

President Obama knows he's unlikely to get support from Texas' predominantly Republican congressional delegation, but being rebuffed will make it easier for him to shift blame to the GOP.

Politics | Politics

G.O.P. Pushes Back on Approving Border Funds

Congressional Republicans signaled that they expected concessions in exchange for approving President Obama’s request for nearly $4 billion to handle the surge of migrants from Central America.

Politics | Politics

Obama, in Texas, Challenges Governor to Aid in Border Plan

After meeting with Texas officials, President Obama called on Congress to quickly approve his $4 billion request to bolster immigration enforcement.

Politics | Immigration

SOURCE: Feds to Bring in Riot Squad Against Illegal Immigration Protesters

HOUSTON, Texas--As illegal immigrants continue to spill across the U.S.-Mexico border, federal authorities are attempting to relocate the migrants from South Texas to housing facilities in states across the nation. One such facility is located in Murrieta

Politics | Immigration

ICE Removes 'Alien' from Term for Illegal Immigrant Children

Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) personnel have been directed to no longer refer to illegal immigrant children crossing the border alone as “UACs” (unaccompanied alien children).

Politics | Immigration

Immigration: Smugglers Threatening Ranchers/Landowners

BROWNSVILLE - Ranchers along the Rio Grande say immigrant smugglers threaten them constantly One Cameron County rancher said smugglers ordered him to look the other way or face the consequences.

Politics | Immigration

89 Percent of Network Stories Omit Obama's Role in Causing Border Crisis

While all three networks played clips of Barack Obama on Monday blaming the GOP for the border crisis, they have been reluctant to cite the President’s own failure to enforce immigration laws as a cause for thousands of immigrants illegally crossing the

Politics | Immigration

Chinese teens trafficked into US through Central America

The signs at the Texas border offer a glimpse of the enormity of the problem of unaccompanied minors trying to sneak into the US. The instructions are printed in English and Spanish, of course — bu...

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Pelosi on the Border: We Have to Use This 'Crisis' as an 'Opportunity,' 'We Are All Americans'

Saturday at a press conference from the Rio Grande Valley, Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) discussed her tour of a border holding facility and addressed the humanitarian crisis of thousands unaccompanied minors flooding across the U.S.-Mexico border, which she c

Politics | Immigration

Border Patrol reschedules flights to California

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Border Patrol announced Friday that it was going forward with its plans to fly Central American migrants from the Rio Grande Valley to Southern California and two Texas border cities to help relieve what President Barack Obama has c

Politics | Immigration

Report: Mexican Military Chopper Crosses Into US, Shoots At Border Agents

Border Patrol agents in Arizona were reportedly fired upon by a Mexican military helicopter that traveled across the border.

Politics | Seriously???

Obama blames Republicans for poor border security

After previously saying America’s borders are more secure than ever, the White House on Tuesday seemingly blamed Republicans for apparent holes along the southern boundary.

Politics | Immigration

DHS chief to Congress: I can’t explain surge of illegal immigrant children

Smuggling cartels are using the surge of illegal immigrant children as a smoke screen to distract the Border Patrol, leaving gaps in security that the gangs then use to slip more drugs or known criminals into the country, the chief of the Border Patrol

News | The News

LAPD Declares Unlawful Assembly After Mexico Soccer Fans Rally, Shoot Off Fireworks - CBS Los Angeles

Police were called to keep order after a large gathering of fans of the Mexican soccer team, who congregated at an intersection in Huntington Park to celebrate Mexico's 3-1 victory over Croatia, began interfering with traffic.

Politics | Immigration

Hundreds of Toddlers Said to Be Taken Into Custody at the Border

Hundreds of infants and toddlers ages 2 years or younger have allegedly been apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol while crossing the border illegally without a parent or guardian in the past year.

Politics | Politics

Waves of immigrant minors present crisis for Obama, Congress

By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of children unaccompanied by parents or relatives are flooding across the southern U.S. border illegally, forcing the Obama administration and Congress to grapple with both a humanitarian crisis an