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  • Trump's travel ban likely to be upheld, justices indicate

    Trump's travel ban likely to be upheld, justices indicate

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 12:49 AM EDT2018-04-25 04:49:52 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:42 AM EDT2018-04-26 10:42:22 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 23, 2018, photo, people wait in line outside the Supreme Court in Washington, to be in the gallery when the court hears arguments in on April 25, over President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from several mostl...(AP Photo/Jessica Gresko). In this April 23, 2018, photo, people wait in line outside the Supreme Court in Washington, to be in the gallery when the court hears arguments in on April 25, over President Donald Trump’s ban on travelers from several mostl...

    The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last, weighing President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries.

    The Supreme Court is saving one of its biggest cases for last, weighing President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from several mostly Muslim countries.

  • DACA largely restored with federal ruling, but decision stayed 90 days

    DACA largely restored with federal ruling, but decision stayed 90 days

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-04-25 02:36:09 GMT
    Tuesday, April 24 2018 11:38 PM EDT2018-04-25 03:38:35 GMT

    The judge, John Bates, wrote in his judgment that the government's cancellation of DACA was “arbitrary and capricious.” 

    The judge, John Bates, wrote in his judgment that the government's cancellation of DACA was “arbitrary and capricious.” 

  • ONLY ON KOLD: Juror in BP agent murder trial explains ruling

    ONLY ON KOLD: Juror in BP agent murder trial explains ruling

    Tuesday, April 24 2018 6:01 PM EDT2018-04-24 22:01:53 GMT
    Heather Schubert was a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz. (Source: Tucson News Now)Heather Schubert was a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz. (Source: Tucson News Now)

    Heather Schubert, a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz, talked about the difficult decisions the jury faced.

    Heather Schubert, a juror in the murder trial of Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz, talked about the difficult decisions the jury faced.

  • UPDATE: Protesters block I-10 on/off ramps for several hours

    UPDATE: Protesters block I-10 on/off ramps for several hours

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:10 PM EDT2018-04-16 18:10:47 GMT
    Lonnie Ray Swartz (Source: Maggie Keane)Lonnie Ray Swartz (Source: Maggie Keane)

    Protesters took to the streets in Tucson on Monday, April 23, after a jury found Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz not guilty of murder in the 2012 shooting of a Mexican teen.

    Protesters took to the streets in Tucson on Monday, April 23, after a jury found Border Patrol agent Lonnie Swartz not guilty of murder in the 2012 shooting of a Mexican teen.

  • Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Supreme Court strikes down as vague part of immigration law

    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:43 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:43:54 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 10:49 AM EDT2018-04-17 14:49:20 GMT
    (Source: Wikimedia Commons)(Source: Wikimedia Commons)

    The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision concerns a provision of immigration law that defines a "crime of violence."

    The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision concerns a provision of immigration law that defines a "crime of violence."

  • US says California rejects proposed border duties for troops

    US says California rejects proposed border duties for troops

    Monday, April 16 2018 2:09 PM EDT2018-04-16 18:09:03 GMT
    Tuesday, April 17 2018 8:24 AM EDT2018-04-17 12:24:11 GMT
    President Donald Trump praised Gov. Jerry Brown last week for pledging 400 troops to the Guard's third large-scale border mission since 2006. (Source: CNN)President Donald Trump praised Gov. Jerry Brown last week for pledging 400 troops to the Guard's third large-scale border mission since 2006. (Source: CNN)

    Two U.S. officials say California has rejected the federal government's initial plans to send the state's National Guard troops to the border because the work is considered too closely tied to immigration enforcement.

    Two U.S. officials say California has rejected the federal government's initial plans to send the state's National Guard troops to the border because the work is considered too closely tied to immigration enforcement.

  • DOJ to suspend program that provides legal advice to detained immigrants

    DOJ to suspend program that provides legal advice to detained immigrants

    Monday, April 16 2018 8:54 AM EDT2018-04-16 12:54:22 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    The department plans to officially end the program at the end of April. It’s unknown how long the review will take.

    The department plans to officially end the program at the end of April. It’s unknown how long the review will take.

  • WATCH: Gov. Ducey talks about sending National Guard to border

    WATCH: Gov. Ducey talks about sending National Guard to border

    Friday, April 13 2018 10:00 PM EDT2018-04-14 02:00:04 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey was in Nogales Friday as National Guard troops arrived for Operation Guardian Shield.

    Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey was in Nogales Friday as National Guard troops arrived for Operation Guardian Shield.

  • National Guard troops arrive in Nogales

    National Guard troops arrive in Nogales

    Friday, April 13 2018 4:06 PM EDT2018-04-13 20:06:55 GMT
    (Source: KOLD News 13)(Source: KOLD News 13)

    A third of the troops from Arizona will focus on aviation and will be based out of Marana. Others will help with engineering, transportation, surveillance and communications.

    A third of the troops from Arizona will focus on aviation and will be based out of Marana. Others will help with engineering, transportation, surveillance and communications.

  • Trump administration pauses legal orientation for immigrants

    Trump administration pauses legal orientation for immigrants

    Friday, April 13 2018 2:45 AM EDT2018-04-13 06:45:14 GMT
    Friday, April 13 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-04-13 15:40:01 GMT
    (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 15, 2010, file photo, immigration reform advocates march around the Federal Courthouse in downtown Denver. The federal government is putting on hold an orientation program that helps tens of thousa...(AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File). FILE - In this June 15, 2010, file photo, immigration reform advocates march around the Federal Courthouse in downtown Denver. The federal government is putting on hold an orientation program that helps tens of thousa...

    The federal government is putting on hold an orientation program that helps tens of thousands of immigrants navigate the country's complex immigration court system.

    The federal government is putting on hold an orientation program that helps tens of thousands of immigrants navigate the country's complex immigration court system.

  • Ranchers react to President Trump's comments about military on border

    Ranchers react to President Trump's comments about military on border

    Wednesday, April 4 2018 3:46 PM EDT2018-04-04 19:46:18 GMT
    Border fence in Nogales (Source: Tucson News Now)Border fence in Nogales (Source: Tucson News Now)
    Border fence in Nogales (Source: Tucson News Now)Border fence in Nogales (Source: Tucson News Now)

    On Tuesday, April 3 President Donald Trump announced that he wanted to put the military along the U.S. Mexico border, until his proposed wall is finished. Stating the military along the border would help secure it.

    On Tuesday, April 3 President Donald Trump announced that he wanted to put the military along the U.S. Mexico border, until his proposed wall is finished. Stating the military along the border would help secure it.

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  • Senate OKs raising smoking to those under 21

    Senate OKs raising smoking to those under 21

    Thursday, April 26 2018 7:10 AM EDT2018-04-26 11:10:02 GMT
    Senate voted to raise the smoking age to 21 (Source: Pixabay)Senate voted to raise the smoking age to 21 (Source: Pixabay)

    The Illinois Senate has voted to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21.

    The Illinois Senate has voted to raise the smoking age from 18 to 21.

  • What you need to know April 26

    What you need to know April 26

    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:34 AM EDT2018-04-26 09:34:50 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    Good morning, it is Thursday, April 26. First Alert Forecast Some areas will still see light showers as they wake up and turn on the Breakfast Show. 

    Good morning, it is Thursday, April 26. First Alert Forecast Some areas will still see light showers as they wake up and turn on the Breakfast Show. 

  • What you need to know April 25

    What you need to know April 25

    Thursday, April 26 2018 5:31 AM EDT2018-04-26 09:31:55 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    Good morning, it is Wednesday, April 25 First Alert Forecast We’ll have a little patchy fog this morning.

    Good morning, it is Wednesday, April 25 First Alert Forecast We’ll have a little patchy fog this morning.

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