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DNA Collection at the Border Threatens the Privacy of All Americans

DNA Collection at the Border Threatens the Privacy of All Americans

We’re one step closer to the “genetic panopticon” that Antonin Scalia warned us about.
Border Officials Seek to Evict Defecating Vultures From Texas Radio Tower

Border Officials Seek to Evict Defecating Vultures From Texas Radio Tower

United States Customs and Border Protection, which operates the tower, wants to attach a net to deter the birds.
Border Officials Seek to Evict Defecating Vultures From Texas Radio Tower

Border Officials Seek to Evict Defecating Vultures From Texas Radio Tower

United States Customs and Border Protection, which operates the tower, wants to attach a net to deter the birds.
Border Officials Seek to Evict Defecating Vultures From Texas Radio Tower

Border Officials Seek to Evict Defecating Vultures From Texas Radio Tower

United States Customs and Border Protection, which operates the tower, wants to attach a net to deter the birds.
Iranian-Americans Questioned at the Border: ‘My Kids Shouldn’t Experience Such Things’

Iranian-Americans Questioned at the Border: ‘My Kids Shouldn’t Experience Such Things’

Up to 200 people were held by border agents, with some of them reportedly asked to share their opinions about the situation in Iran and Iraq.
Iranian-Americans Questioned at the Border: ‘My Kids Shouldn’t Experience Such Things’

Iranian-Americans Questioned at the Border: ‘My Kids Shouldn’t Experience Such Things’

Up to 200 people were held by border agents, with some of them reportedly asked to share their opinions about the situation in Iran and Iraq.
U.S. Stops Dozens of Iranian-Americans Returning From Canada

U.S. Stops Dozens of Iranian-Americans Returning From Canada

More than 60 people were held for additional questioning in Washington State, according to advocacy groups and accounts from travelers.
U.S. Stops Dozens of Iranian-Americans Returning From Canada

U.S. Stops Dozens of Iranian-Americans Returning From Canada

More than 60 people were held for additional questioning in Washington State, according to advocacy groups and accounts from travelers.
‘I’m Kidnapped’: A Father’s Nightmare on the Border

‘I’m Kidnapped’: A Father’s Nightmare on the Border

A father was tortured in front of his 3-year-old son until his wife in New Jersey paid $2,000 to his captors. Chilling audio of the negotiations for his release shows how migrants, turned back by the
‘I’m Kidnapped’: A Father’s Nightmare on the Border

‘I’m Kidnapped’: A Father’s Nightmare on the Border

A father was tortured in front of his 3-year-old son until his wife in New Jersey paid $2,000 to his captors. Chilling audio of the negotiations for his release shows how migrants, turned back by the

Why Border Patrol Refuses to Offer Flu Shots to Migrants

Several doctors were arrested during a protest this week after they were refused permission to administer free flu vaccines to migrants.

Migrant Teen Lay for Hours in His Cell Before He Was Found Dead

A video shows the boy in severe distress. He was discovered by his cellmate, not immigration officials, as they originally claimed.

Migrant Teen Lay for Hours in His Cell Before He Was Found Dead

A video shows the boy in severe distress. He was discovered by his cellmate, not immigration officials, as they originally claimed.
China Cracks Down on Fentanyl. But Is It Enough to End the U.S. Epidemic?

China Cracks Down on Fentanyl. But Is It Enough to End the U.S. Epidemic?

After years of American pressure, China is taking steps to shut off the illicit supply of deadly synthetic opioids. But don’t expect an end to the overdoses.
China Cracks Down on Fentanyl. But Is It Enough to End the U.S. Epidemic?

China Cracks Down on Fentanyl. But Is It Enough to End the U.S. Epidemic?

After years of American pressure, China is taking steps to shut off the illicit supply of deadly synthetic opioids. But don’t expect an end to the overdoses.
Google Fires 4 Workers Active in Labor Organizing

Google Fires 4 Workers Active in Labor Organizing

A company memo said they had been dismissed “for clear and repeated violations of our data security policies.”
Google Fires 4 Workers Active in Labor Organizing

Google Fires 4 Workers Active in Labor Organizing

A company memo said they had been dismissed “for clear and repeated violations of our data security policies.”
Google Fires 4 Workers Active in Labor Organizing

Google Fires 4 Workers Active in Labor Organizing

A company memo said they had been dismissed “for clear and repeated violations of our data security policies.”
Empty Businesses and Tough Times at the Other Border

Empty Businesses and Tough Times at the Other Border

Immigration policies aimed at controlling the country’s southern border are also making it harder to cross up north.
Escaped Murder Suspects Are Arrested Trying to Re-enter the U.S.

Escaped Murder Suspects Are Arrested Trying to Re-enter the U.S.

Santos Fonseca and Jonathan Salazar were being held at the Monterey County Adult Detention Facility in Salinas, Calif., when they escaped through a hole in the ceiling.