| Mar 23, 2009
Mexican drug cartels and their vast network of associates have branched out from their traditional business of narcotics trafficking and are now playing a central role in the multibillion-dollar-a-year business of illegal immigrant smuggling, U.S. law...
| Jan 23, 2006
Bribery of federal and local officials by Mexican smugglers is rising sharply, and with it the fear that a culture of corruption is taking hold along the 2,000-mile border from Brownsville, Texas, to San Diego.
At least 200 public employees have been...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Check this list often as new tips, events and deals around Florida come in:
Spa package in Fort Lauderdale
The Harbor Beach Marriott Resort & Spa is featuring a Spa Getaway package that includes deluxe accommodations and daily choice of Swedish...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Orlando Polar Bear Plunge -- the annual dash through Gaylord Palms' ICE! attraction -- returns Sunday, Dec. 8.
The one-day event features swimsuit-clad participants working their way through ice sculptures. It's chilly in there, to say the least: 9...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 8:23 AM
P: Entré con visa de turista. El año pasado fui arrestado por manejar sin licencia. Me transfirieron a ICE pero me dejaron salir. Después me casé con una ciudadana y solicité la residencia.
El oficial me dijo que tengo una orden de deportación y no...
| Nov 28, 2013
I'm happy to see Frosty the Snowman. The sight of him makes me feel warm inside, even though I'm freezing outside at ICE!
Frosty is the central character of ICE!, the elaborate ice-carving attraction that's back for the holidays at the Gaylord Palms...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Pace yourself, folks. December is bursting at the seams with things to do and see. From the arts to sports, boat parades to theme parks, we have one suggestion for each day from Dec. 1 all the way to Jan. 1.
Sunday, Dec. 1:
The Messiah Chorale...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 2:20 PM
WASHINGTON Many gay, lesbian and transgender immigrants held in U.S. detention centers, who may be vulnerable to abuse by guards and other detainees, are placed in solitary confinement to protect them, but the isolation can cause psychological problems,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:05 AM
SEATTLE In high school, in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, Oskar Zepeda couldn't wait until he was old enough to join the military.
He had grown up watching movies that fed an interest in combat and even as a young boy knew "there was no...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Law enforcement in Maryland is "unwittingly" being turned into a tool of federal immigration authorities by agreeing to hold people wanted by the Department of Homeland Security, the ACLU said Tuesday.
A report published by the American Civil Liberties...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 7:24 PM
Coming soon to a South Florida courtroom: a legal showdown between designer brand Coach and Preston Henn, the eccentric 82-year-old owner of the famous Swap Shop flea market.
The pricey luxury goods company filed a lawsuit against the Swap Shop more...