Courthouse News | Agents arrest people when they go to courthouses to pay traffic tickets, report crimes or get married, ACLU says.
Deseret News | U.S. Border Patrol agent from Utah died in a friendly fire incident last year.
GSN Magazine | Supports CBP’s personnel management system, payroll system, financial systems and border enforcement systems.
Breitbart | Increasingly little chance that House will consider immigration reform before end of the year.
AFP | The immigration reform bill was passed by the Senate in June but is yet to make it’s way through Congress.
Breitbart | Their goal is to get a vote on immigration reform this year.
NY Daily News | Mexicans running away from drug cartel horrors and seeking asylum in skyrocketing numbers.
NBC San Diego | CBP officers followed suspect vehicle all the way to U.S.-Mexico border crossing in Otay Mesa.
AZ Central | Lost momentum amid the “partisan brinkmanship” that led to shutdown.
Mountain Express | For the past 3 years, Consulate has brought office to Asheville so that these legal immigrants can get help with a variety of needs.
Fox News Latino | The frustration, say immigration advocates, is reaching a fever pitch.
CBS News | Alleged firearms trafficker allowed to operate for years despite significant evidence he was moving grenade parts and ammunition to Mexico’s drug cartels.
Reuters | Obama said on Tuesday that stalled immigration reform would be a top priority after debt ceiling crisis resolution.
FrontPage Mag | IRS allowed other service centers with far less rigorous standards to process the documents.
Local 2544.org | Apparently 18 USC 111 still only applies if an agent sustains serious injuries.
KPHO | Agents were “tipped off” to the aircraft flying in from Mexico.
The Monitor | U.S. CBP can’t legally compensate agents for work performed after Sept. 30, leaving them with smaller-than-normal paychecks.
Washington Post | Policy requires U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement keep an average of 34,000 detainees per day in its custody.
Washington Times | Suddenly unwelcome at the very Border Patrol agency he sought to protect.
Business Insider | A shutdown won’t make the organization more efficient — it will just make it more dysfunctional.
Washington Times | Immigrant rights activists blocking buses filled with illegal immigrants on their way to be deported.
Arizona Republic | Allegations sound similar to suit settled 2 weeks ago in Washington state, ACLU says.
L.A. Times | Senate may not take up the bill.
Washington Free Beacon | Pay was not addressed in legislation during the shutdown
Washington Examiner | A giant stage with lights and an “Immigration Reform Now” banner was set up in the center of the mall.
Latino Fox News | “And we know that the cartels are still working — they’re not on shutdown. People are still trying to cross.”
LA Times | “There would be work,” said Geronimo Magaña, 55. “That’s the main point.”
AP | No one to send to the Rio Grande.
Houston Chronicle | Southern California filed the third highest number of immigration-related prosecutions among the nation’s 94 district courts in July.
ABC News | CBP agent: “It’s in the back of your mind. You don’t know if you’re going to get paid.”
Breitbart | Could be risking the lives of Americans — and the lives of illegal immigrants.
The New American | “Several branches of the military” are flying drone missions above the United States.
Valley News | Border patrol mainly confiscated marijuana at Vt. checkpoint.
AZ Central | Montgomery said the freeze applies until a federal court explicitly allows prosecutions under the smuggling law.
Julie Wilson | “People are scared to go into the streets and businesses are deserted.”
Businessweek | Keeping all those illegal immigrants behind bars costs $120 a day per inmate, or $2 billion a year.
KOAT | Assistant U.S. Attorney Steven Spitzer told the jury that there was plenty of evidence that pointed a finger at Burnett as the source of the information.
Washington Free Beacon | The NBPC union cited privacy concerns and highlighted the extensive training in use of force that agents already receive.
Fox News | California Sheriffs’ Association opposes the bill.
USA Today | None of the bills have come to the floor for a vote.
Washington Times | Obama administration tries to get a handle on complaints about excessive use of force.
NBC San Diego | Inside the bag, federal agents said they found seven bundles of marijuana weighing more than 50 pounds.
Daily Caller | Will “allow long-time residents who committed minor crimes to be able to stay here.”
Washington Post | Number of unauthorized immigrants dropped since peak in 2007.
Brownsville Herald | In less than an hour, the cars and helicopters scattered, allowing the people they detained to do the same.
Fox News Latino | Texas’ Brooks County handled 129 bodies last year of immigrants that died in attempts to come to the U.S.
AZ Family | The increase in border patrol is part of a proposal for Congress to move forward with their immigration reform plan.
PBS | According to media reports, at least 19 people have been reported killed by Border Patrol agents, since 2010.
USA Today | “I’ve long said that immigration reform will not be easy.”
KHOU | 1,500 people a day detained in El Paso.