|Orlando Sentinel sc
Lake County deputy hurt in hit and run with illegal alien
A Lake County sheriff's deputy was hurt in a hit-and-run crash early Sunday morning, authorities said. --Deputy John Caston, who was on duty at the time of the crash, suffered lacerations to his head and arms during the crash and was treated at Florida Hospital DeLand and later released, authorities said...
|Joe Muench -- El Paso Times
Sez here Thomason Hospital treating drug-war spies
Would our Congressman, Silvestre Reyes, leave his constituents holding a $1 million county hospital bill? -- No way. He's got to run for re-election every two years. -- That is, unless his hands are tied by somebody way up the federal government ladder...
Many workers on Verizon project are in U.S. illegally
Brenda Smith and her husband became curious last winter about the workers who showed up in their neighborhood around Old Providence Road in Virginia Beach. -- Without any notice to her, the largely Hispanic crew began digging trenches in her front yard and shoving orange tubing into the ground...
|Herald-Sun -- Melbourne, Victoria
Deportees set fire to detention centre
The incident follows a more serious fire on June 22 that almost entirely destroyed France's biggest detention centre for illegal immigrants, at Vincennes on the outskirts of Paris, after a protest by people awaiting deportation. -- Police said trouble started at the Mesnil-Amelot centre on Saturday after a group defending immigrant rights held a protest just outside the facility...
|New York Sun
Hispanic "immigrants" riled by amnesty push for Irish illegals
An effort by the Irish to secure a special immigration deal solely for illegal immigrants from Ireland isn't sitting well with some of their former partners in the fight for an overhaul of federal immigration policy. -- Although immigrant organizations officially have refrained from criticizing the Irish, many rank-and-file Hispanic immigrants...
Hospitals deporting uninsured patients
Jolomcu, Guatemala -- High in the hills of Guatemala, shut inside a one-room house, Luis Alberto Jimenez has no idea of the legal battle that swirls around him in the lowlands of Florida. -- Beaming at his toothless mother, his sole caregiver, Jimenez remains cheerily oblivious that he has come to represent the collision of two flawed U.S. systems, immigration and health care.
|Matier & Ross -- San Francisco Chronicle
Illegal alien arrested 5 times before feds told
If Mayor Gavin Newsom is serious about tightening up San Francisco's sanctuary laws, he might want to take a look at the case of Marco Martinez - a 26-year-old illegal immigrant from El Salvador who has been arrested by police five times in the past year and a half for allegedly selling crack cocaine but has never wound up in the feds' hands...
|White Plains (New York ) Journal News
Fliers in Suffern aim to ease tension over "immigrants"
In a bid to improve the perception of the village's Latino immigrant population amid tensions stirred up by a village plan to partner with federal immigration enforcement officials, a community group today will distribute fliers asking people to refrain from unlawful behavior...
|Michael Webster -- American Chronicle -- Beverly Hills
Mexico's civil war killing more Americans
The Mexican and U.S. Governments are in denial. The dictionary definition of civil war indicates that a civil war is a military conflict which arises from a desire for usually radical change in society as a result of either cultural, social, religious, political or economic disputes due to diametrically opposed and uncompromising ideas...