The Latest: Greece vows to speed up migrant deportations

ROME (AP) — The Latest on Europe migration issues (all times local): 4 p.m. Officials from Greece's new conservative government have vowed to speed up the asylum pr...

Demonstrators return to immigration jail after attack, death

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — Demonstrators returned to an immigration jail in Washington state a day after an armed man threw incendiary devices at the detention center and later died. Wille...

The Latest: Churches promise sanctuary from migrant sweeps

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on immigration enforcement sweeps (all times local): 1:50 p.m. A dozen churches in the Los Angeles area have declared themselves sanctuari...

AOC, other liberal Dems in spotlight at immigration hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four Democratic freshmen who reported squalid conditions at migrant detention stations at the southern border are taking the spotlight at a House committee hearing, even as partisan ...

Glenn Greenwald becomes focus of Brazil press freedom debate

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Several weeks after publishing explosive reports about a key member of Brazil's far-right government, U.S. journalist Glenn Greenwald was called before a congressional committee ...

Spanish-language reporter released from immigration custody

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Spanish-language reporter who has been facing deportation since his arrest while covering an immigration protest in Tennessee has been released from custody as his case proceed...

The Latest: ACLU files lawsuit ahead of anticipated raids

The Latest on immigration raids (all times local): 1:15 p.m. The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a federal lawsuit that aims to protect asylum seekers from...

APNewsBreak: Customs clarifies policy on plane ID searches

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Customs and Border Protection is clarifying that airline passengers aren't required to submit to suspicion-less document checks as a result of a settlement in a lawsuit. ...

Case of Spanish-language reporter detained by ICE reopened

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — An immigration appeals panel has reopened the case of a detained Spanish-language reporter facing deportation after he was arrested while covering an immigration rally in Tenness...

Prosecutor seeks Rohingya probe of crimes against humanity

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court prosecutor has filed a request with judges to open a formal investigation of crimes against humanity allegedly committed against Rohingya...

Immigrants at churches to avoid deportation face big fines

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Attorneys say immigrants taking sanctuary in U.S. churches to avoid deportation are being told by U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement that they face hundreds of thousands o...

Man who targeted immigrants in extortion scheme sentenced

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A New York City man originally from the Dominican Republic has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for his role in a kidnapping and extortion scheme that targeted n...

Taiwan concerned about human rights of suspects in Czech Republic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following a Czech High Court verdict in favor of deporting eight Taiwanese telecom fraud suspects to China, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Tuesday (July 2) expr...

Father of 2, deported to El Salvador, allowed return to US

HOUSTON (AP) — A 33-year-old father of two American-born children was allowed to return to the U.S. on Monday, two years after being deported to El Salvador during the first months of the Trump admini...

Mexico returns 81 migrants to Haiti amid US pressure

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican immigration officials say they have returned 81 migrants to Haiti after attending to "technical" considerations and seeing to the security of the captain of the plane taking...