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GOP gubernatorial candidate Christine Jones joined by Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu at a Tucson town hall meeting on immigration the evening of Thursday, July 11, 2014.

GOP Gov Hopeful Jones Touts Immigration Plan

During town hall meeting in Tucson, she says she wants 1,200 National Guard troops sent to border, complete more border fence, among other plans.

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.

Detention, Trek North May Have Mental Effects On Young Migrants

Thousands of unaccompanied children at border experience trauma, experts say.

Homeland Security Secretary Asks Senate to OK $3.7B

President Obama made his request earlier this week to deal with influx of unaccompanied minors caught crossing border illegally.

Fed Suit Asks For Defense Attys for Children Facing Deportation

Kids in immigration court do not have a court-appointed lawyer; they either must hire own, find free representation, go without one.

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.

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.'

First Lady of Guatemala Visits Nogales Children Shelter

Rosa Leal de Pérez also went to Tucson's Greyhound bus station where many women, kids are dropped off by immigration officials after apprehension.

The Tucson Police Department has a unit to investigate internet crimes against children.

ACLU of AZ Files Another Legal Claim Against TPD

Organization says Tucson police unlawfully detained a man who was pulled over during traffic stop, turned in to Border Patrol.

Streets of Tegucigalpa, capital of Honduras, located about three hours south from San Pedro Sula.

Charity Hopes to Prevent Honduran Youth from Heading North

So far in 2014 more than 13K unaccompanied children from Central American country have been apprehended crossing into US illegally.

Children sleep on mattresses without pillows, covered with foil blankets.

Obama: Will Act Alone to Fix Broken Immigration System

Members of AZ's congressional delegation have mixed opinions about president's decision to stop waiting for Congress to act.

Man Charged in BP Agent Brian Terry Murder Jailed Until Trial

Lionel Portillo-Meza was ordered detained after ruling saying he was at serious risk of fleeing from US authorities.

The border of Nogales, Arizona and Nogales, Mexico is separated by a large brown metal fence.

UPDATE: Mexican Law Enforcement Fires at BP Agents

Border Patrol officials say a helicopter flew over Tohono O'Odham Nation; no injuries, damages, investigation is ongoing.

Federal agents address Central American children at a Nogales shelter in summer 2014.

Brewer Gives Feds Tongue Lashing after Nogales Shelter Tour

'Dang it the federal government has a job to do,' she says, after visiting facility housing hundreds of Central American children.

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