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House GOP Wants National Guard Sent to Border

Hoping to speed deportation of Central American children, youth migrants crossing into US illegally.

Appeals Court Won't Lift Execution Delay in Tucson Murders

25-year-old case hangs on inmate's challenge to state not revealing what drugs it will use in death chamber.

Son Reunites with Mom; He Flees Gang Violence in Honduras

San Pedro Sula has one of highest murder rates in the world; city sending greatest number of child migrants to US.

Brewer Wants Court to Reconsider Licenses to Migrants Ruling

Earlier this month, governor's policy denying driver's licenses to some immigrants was blocked.

Child sleeps in one of the holding areas for Central American kids shelter in Nogales, Ariz.

Nogales Children's Shelter Emptying, May Close by Monday

Officials cite reduced flow of Central American immigrant youths crossing illegally; facility down to 200 as of Friday.

Scene outside Oracle where demonstrators anticipated the arrival of illegal immigrant children.

UPDATE: Immigrant Youth Won't Go to Oracle Tuesday

Grijalva's office reports no dropoff planned as opponents, supporters mingle peacefully, wait at roadside.

The international border fence seen from Nogales, Ariz.

Aid for Migrants Arriving at Greyhound Station May Move by July's End

Tucson Councilman Kozachik says community must find place other than bus station for handling groups of mostly Central American children, women.

Reporter’s Notebook: Update of Central American Child Migrants

About 200 children brought to Tucson shelter under high security; Obama asks for $3.7B to handle crisis.

AZ Week: 'Migrant Influx Should Be Treated as Refugee Crisis'

Political refugee from Guatemala fled country in '80s; says children, youth fleeing Central America now should be granted status.

North, Central American Officials Talk Refugee Status for Migrants

Migration, interior department reps debate whether people heading north to escape violence can get this status.

Sarah Presler, CEO of Arizona Foundation for Women gives a speech to help empower those in attendance.

Business Report: Role of AZ Women in Workplace

Recent statistics from Bureau of Labor shows employment levels, wage gaps compared to men.

Arivaca Residents Protest Border Patrol Checkpoint

Have asked for its closures since last year, alleging it is a violation of their civil rights.

UPDATE: Obama Seeks $3.7B for Immigrant Children Inlfux

White House says money would help increase detention, care, transportation of unaccompanied Central American kids apprehended at border.

AZ Same-Sex Marriage Ban Challenge May Stay Out of Court

Attorneys say they think judge could rule based on arguments each side will file in coming months.

Obama Not Immediately Deporting Unaccompanied Children

For now, president will not ask Congress to change law that would allow him to send kids back to Central America faster.

UPDATE: Denial of Driver's Licenses to Certain Immigrants Blocked

Brewer says decision 'continues us down a dangerous path in which courts, president, not Congress, make our natl laws.'

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