Virginia is more than 1,500 miles from the Rio Grande Valley of south Texas, epicenter of the border crisis.
Efforts to put in place an earthquake warning system for the West Coast gained ground Tuesday as a congressional committee recommended the first federal funds -- $5 million -- specifically for the project.
The ship's bow sank in a few minutes.
Honorary U.S. citizens: Lafayette, Winston Churchill, Mother Teresa. And soon, perhaps, Bernardo de Galvez.
Sally Ride, Muhammad Ali and the Freedom Riders are among those proposed for Congress' highest honor, for which many are recommended, but which only a select few receive.
A day earlier, angry protesters had blocked buses carrying immigrant detainees from reaching a Border Patrol processing facility here.
El Centro was a far cry from Murrieta on Wednesday.
Don’t send immigrants caught in Texas to California, says the congressman whose district includes Murrieta, where protesters blocked three buses carrying immigrants from entering a Border Patrol facility.