100 Take Citizenship Oath In Jersey CityTheir naturalization ceremony was held under an oversized American flag lifted by two firetruck ladders.
Pope To Give Special Blessing To Some Immigrant New Yorkers In East HarlemNew Yorkers who want to catch a glimpse of Pope Francis in Central Park can begin registering Thursday for a chance of winning tickets.
Christie's Controversial Immigration Comments Land Him In SpotlightThe New Jersey governor and Republican presidential hopeful proposed a FedEx-style tracking system for immigrants who overstay their visas.
Trump's Mass Deportation Idea Was Tried In 1930sDuring the Great Depression, counties and cities in the American Southwest and Midwest forced Mexican immigrants and their families to leave the U.S. over concerns they were taking jobs away from whites despite their legal right to stay.
Number Of Unaccompanied Children Migrating From Central America Plunges, Report SaysMost of the minors have come from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador, leaving their poverty-stricken countries.
Mayor de Blasio Booed At Dominican Day Parade Over Immigration Policy RemarksMayor Bill de Blasio was booed Sunday as he marched in the annual Dominican Day Parade.
Republican Candidates Weigh In On Immigration Policy, Reform At Primary DebateTop polling candidate Donald Trump refused to back down from previous allegations that Mexico is sending criminals into the United States.
Newark Approves Municipal ID ProgramProponents say the program will benefit immigrants, people with disabilities, the young and elderly, formerly incarcerated people, the homeless, and transgender individuals.
Christie Talks Immigration At Sparta Town Hall MeetingChristie said he's not in favor of putting up a wall along the southwest border "because I think it's too expensive and too inefficient."
NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Takes First Steps Onto Bigger StagesMark-Viverito, whose political positions are largely to the left of the famously liberal Mayor Bill de Blasio, has becoming a prominent voice -- and Twitter pundit -- on such issues as immigration and criminal justice reform.
Immigrant Students Begin Hunger Strike For NY Dream ActAbout 50 immigrant students who live illegally in New York state have started a hunger strike after a proposal that would allow them to apply for state financial aid for college was not included in the state's budget, some of the students said Wednesday.
Congress Sends Homeland Security Bill To Obama Without ConditionsThe House on Tuesday voted 257-167 for the measure that Obama is expected to sign. Without action, funding for the department would have expired Friday at midnight.