• Md. has new tools aiding immigrant youth

    HYATTSVILLE, Md. (AP) — Maryland officials have announced three initiatives aimed at helping families who are sponsoring unaccompanied immigrant youth who have fled violence in Central America. One of the initiatives announced Wednesday is a…

  • In Fairfax County, an influx of immigrants has wide-ranging effects

    Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors have crossed the southern U.S. border; many have ended up in Virginia.

  • US communities diverge on child migrant response

    EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, N.Y., have offered to set up temporary shelters…

  • One woman shares story of bringing her kids to the U.S.

    They come alone. They come in groups. They know it\’s against the
    law, but the immigrants who come to the U.S. from El Salvador, Guatemala and other
    Latin American countries say all they want is a chance at a better life.

  • Naturalization ceremony set at Va. State Capitol

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Forty-four immigrants from 32 countries are expected to take the oath of United States citizenship at the Virginia State Capitol. The clerks of the Virginia Senate and the House of Delegates…