Immigration |

Syrian immigrants can renew deportation protection — for now

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| The Trump administration is allowing about 7,000 Syrian immigrants temporarily renew their ability to live in the U.S. legally, but it is unclear what happens next.

Both sides blast Trump plan to cut family-tied immigration


President Trump proposed allowing DACA recipients reach citizenship while dramatically reducing family-based legal immigration. The proposal may not get far.


A father, a husband, an immigrant: Detained and facing deportation


Manuel came to the U.S. illegally two decades ago, one of 143,470 such people who were arrested in the country's interior last year. Most are ordered to leave. For six months, Manuel awaited his fate.


Here are Trump's immigration demands


On the table: a path to citizenship for up to 1.8 million people, $25 billion for a border wall and changes to the legal immigration system. Read the draft plan.


Mayors boycott Trump meeting after sanctuary cities threat


L.A. and 22 other jurisdictions were threatened with subpoenas if they don't willingly relinquish documents showing they aren't withholding information about the immigration status of people in custody.

Weed Wars: Growers sue to block vast California marijuana farms


Growers worry that new rules could open the way for vast farms and drive smaller cultivators out of business.

Motel 6 sued, again, for IDing Latino guests to ICE


Did the hotel chain violate civil rights laws by giving personal info on guests to immigration agents who didn't have warrants?

Mudslides take heavy toll on immigrants serving Montecito


Oprah Winfrey and Rob Lowe give Montecito its star power, but it's people like Antonio and Victor Benitez who keep the posh Santa Barbara community running.