Within weeks of becoming the acting director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Ken Cuccinelli has started enactingsweeping changes across the country’s immigration system,angering critics and showing how the administration increasingly is tightening legal immigration.
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Democratic 2020 hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders on Thursday released his plan for a Green New Deal – promising that the multi-trillion-dollarplan to radically overhaul the economy and combat climate change will “pay for itself” over the next 15 years.
Illegal immigration along the U.S.-Mexico border has slowed in recent months, and officials on the frontlines credit in part President Trump's dealings with Mexico. Fox News accompanied agents to see the impact first-hand.
President Trump is setto meet Friday with top security officials on the way forward on Afghanistan, possibly moving towarda phased withdrawal – something critics warn could lead to the Taliban taking hold of the country once again.
President Trump on Friday met with his top security officials on the way forward in Afghanistan -- possibly moving towarda phased withdrawal, something critics warn could lead to the Taliban taking hold of the country once again.
A federal appeals court sided with the Trump administration on Friday in the legal battle over its efforts to limit asylum claims from Central America – blocking, for now, a nationwide injunction that blocked the implementation of the rule.
The head of the NYPD union, in response to aspate of cop suicides, called on politicians Thursday to “end the demonization and anti-cop rhetoric” as he sought to rally officers and tackle the crisis by improving conditions on the force.
Former Illinois congressman and radio host Joe Walsh is attracting sudden media attention as he floats a possibleGOP primarychallenge against President Trump – but the Tea Party-aligned Republican could struggle to be taken seriously as he confronts his own historyofconspiracy theories and incendiary remarks.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) workers are facing a rapidly escalating series of threats, including protesters threatening their children and shots being fired at their offices,amid a rising tide of anti-ICE rhetoric from the leftfueled by congressional Democrats, media voices and presidential hopefuls.
Two California counties sue Trump administration over green card rule change for immigrants on welfare
San Francisco and Santa Clara counties announced Tuesday that theyhad sued the Trump administration over a new regulation that would give federal officials more power to deny green cards to immigrants deemed likely to rely on welfare.
As Mayor Pete Buttigieg was hittingthe presidential campaign trail in Iowa last weekend,back home in South Bend, Ind., the city was plagued by a spate of shootings – with police officers warningof plummeting morale and a worsening situation on the ground.
The Trump administration on Monday issued a long-awaited rulestrengthening the ability of federal officials to deny green cards to immigrants deemed likely to rely on government aid.
Attorney General William Barr said Saturday that he is “appalled” by the death of disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein – and said that he has spoken to the Department of Justice’s inspector general about opening a probe into the circumstances surrounding the apparent suicide.
Democratic 2020 hopeful Elizabeth Warrenon Saturday unveiled a sweeping gun control proposal that would seehigher taxes on gun manufacturers, waiting periods for guns and an investigation intothe National Rifle Association (NRA).
President Trump said Saturday that he had received a “small apology” from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for testing short-range missiles -- while appearing to side with him on what he called “ridiculous and expensive” joint exercises conducted by the U.S.
The Trump administration announced Friday that it is petitioning to break up the National Association of Immigration Judges (NAIJ) -- a move that, if successful, could allow the administration to have more control over where it sends judges and how many cases they handle.
President Trump on Friday unloaded into Democratic 2020 frontrunner Joe Biden, saying he wouldbe "thrilled" if the former vice president was his opponent next year and mocking him for his most recent gaffes on the campaign trail.
Nearly half of all illegal immigrants nabbed in Mississippi ICE raid released on ‘humanitarian grounds’
Almost half of those arrested in a mass Immigration and Customs Enforcement [ICE] roundup of illegal immigrants in Mississippi on Wednesday have already been released, officials announced Thursday.
A Republican bill that would increase penalties for throwing water on cops, after a series of incidents in which members of New York’s Finest were doused by bucket-wielding mobs, is facing some initial Democratic opposition months before the bill could even be taken up.
President Trump landed in Dayton, Ohio on Wednesday to pay his respects and offer his support on the first part of a trip totwo communities devastated by mass shootings over the weekend that left at least 31 people dead and dozens injured -- but Trump was greeted by protesters attempting to partially blame him for the murders.
Trump complains of double standard in shooting response, cites apparent liberal views of Ohio gunman
President Trump on Wednesday complained of a double standard in the political response to the mass shootings over the weekend -- as he headed to the sites of those tragediesto pay his respects and offer support for victims and law enforcement.
The New York Police Department union on Friday tore into Mayor Bill de Blasio over his handling of the case of the police officer charged in the 2014 death of Eric Garner -- accusing him of putting his finger on the scale in the case, and warning that the police department is now “frozen.
President Trump’s push to limit the number of asylum seekers flooding across the border suffered another defeat in the courts on Friday, when a federal judge ruled that the government cannot stop migrants from claiming asylum in the U.S.
President Trump announced Friday thatRep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas,is withdrawing as his nominee fordirector of national intelligence,citing his tough treatment at the hands of “the LameStream Media.”
Customs and Border Protection this week shared an image of a toddler brought to the borderby a migrant with prior arrests who was falsely claiming to be the boy’s father in an attempt to gain entry to the U.S.
Defense Secretary MarkEsper will review a massive $10 billion Pentagon contract that Amazon was in strong contention to receive-- weeks after President Trump said he may intervene.
The Republican National Committee (RNC) unveiled on Thursday its logo for next year’s party’s convention in North Carolina.
GOP rep calls on FBI chief to add Antifa to list of extremist ideologies, says it tries to silence Americans
A Republican congressman on Thursday wrote to the FBI requesting itadd Antifa to a list of extremist ideologies under a new category of “Anti-1st Amendment Extremists” -- adding to a growing number of Republicans demanding action against the violent left-wing group.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., was not in Motor City for this week’s Democratic primary debates -- but she was there in spirit.
Former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., clashed in the opening moments of Wednesday night’s Democratic primary debateon the question of health care -- with Biden accusing Harris of “double talk,” and Harris implying that Biden was “confused.
Former Vice President Joe Biden tried valiantly at Wednesday's debate to keep his focus on President Trump. It lasted a matter of minutes, as the Democratic presidential primary front-runner was pulled quickly into battle with virtually every other candidate on stage.
NYPD officers protest de Blasio outside Democratic debate: ‘Can’t run the city, can’t run the country’
NYPD cops turned out Wednesday to protest New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s appearance at the 2020 Democratic primary debate, calling on him to get back to the Big Apple, negotiate with the men and women in blue, and "finish the job that he ran for.
Author and 2020 presidential hopeful Marianne Williamson, on the sidelines ofTuesday night’s Democratic debate, gave a surprisingly grim answer to an innocent question from a child reporter who asked if she had a pet.
Democratic 2020 hopefuls Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, clashed at Tuesday’s Democratic primary debate over the question on how to deal with the question of climate change, with Ryan telling the boisterous democratic socialist: “You don’t have to yell.
Warren scolds audience for laughing at story of ALS sufferer in 'Medicare-for-all' debate: 'This isn’t funny’
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., on Tuesday was not happy at the 2020 Democratic debate audience’s reaction to her pulling the debate back to her story of a friend who was suffering from ALS while battlinghis insurance company-- telling the audience “this isn’t funny.
As the Democratic 2020 hopefuls prepare to take the stage for two nights of primary debates here in Michigan, one member of the “Squad” is keeping candidates’ feet to the fire about a top issue for the party’s left-wing base -- taxing the rich.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., decried on Saturday what she described as a “racist” attack by President Trump on Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., -- after the president called the chairman of the House Oversight Committee a “brutal bully” and said his district was “more dangerous” than the southern border.
President Trump has blamed predecessorBarack Obama for a litany of issues, from the Iran nuclear deal to the crisis at the border,and on Friday he added the alleged poor state of air conditioning in the White House to that list.
Trump slams ‘brutal bully’ Elijah Cummings, claims Baltimore district is ‘more dangerous’ than border
President Trump on Saturday branded Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., a “brutal bully” in his treatment of border patrol officials at committee hearings -- and described Cumming’s district as “far worse and more dangerous” than the southern border.
As Boris Johnson takes over as U.K. prime minister, President Trump and his allies in Congress are hoping for relations with America's closest ally to improveafter a rocky few months.
Republican Rep. Doug Collins tore into Democratic colleagues Thursday at aHouse Judiciary Committee hearing on family separation at the border -- panning it as a political show as he abandoned his prepared statement and urged lawmakers to “put a bill up” instead.
Former FBI Special Counsel Robert Mueller arrived on Capitol Hill Wednesday to testify before two House committees on the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
As the Trump administration speaks out onthe problem of child traffickingat the southern border, one Texas lawmaker is responding with a bill that would administer DNA tests to migrants who arrive in the U.S.
AsSouth Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg commands national attention with his media-savvy presidential bid, the firestorm back home over an officer-involved shooting shows no sign of settling soon -- with the mayor facing criticism not only from protesters but police who say his handling has crushedmorale and risksa “mass exodus” from the force.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday that there are “no indications” that Iran is willing to change its “malign behavior” -- as the Iranian regime continues to act aggressively on the world stage.
President Trump said Saturday that he has told the Swedish prime minister he is prepared to vouch for the bail of A$AP Rocky, the New York-based rapper currently behindbars in Sweden as police investigate a fight.
Arizona Dem Kyrsten Sinema joins GOP in push for program that would quickly deport migrants without valid asylum claims
Freshman Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., was one of a number of Democrats to join Republican colleagues this week who called for the implementation of a program that would work to quickly identify and deport migrants at the border who are judgednot to have a valid asylum claim.
The Department of Justice announced Friday that 3,100 federal inmates are being released as part of the criminal justice reform bill President Trump signed into law last year.
President Trump on Friday mocked what he described as a “staged” greeting for “Foul Mouthed” Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., in her home district -- blasting the coverage and accusingthe media of forging a“sick partnership” withthe freshman congresswoman and her allies.
DHS chief decries 'child recycling' at border, recalls migrant who ‘bought’ infant for $80 to exploit loopholes
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan relayed a stunning account Thursday of howa 51-year-old man “bought” a 6-month-old child in order toexploit loopholes in the U.S. immigration system that would allow him to stay in the country.
President Trump distanced himself Thursday from a chant of “send her back” that rang out duringhis North Carolina rally the night before and was directedat Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn.
National Security Adviser John Bolton said Tuesday that an increase in defense spending from NATO allies, after pressure from President Trump, marked a significant victory for the United States and made the alliance stronger.
Ex-ICE chief Homan delivers fiery defense of border agents at hearing, rips lawmakers: 'Do your job'
Former acting Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Thomas Homan delivered a fiery defense of border agents during a House hearing where Democratic lawmakers just hours earlier had decried conditions at migrant detention centers-- as heripped into the agency's congressional criticsand saidthey should be “ashamed” of their conduct.
Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tore into what she called the Trump administration’s “policy of dehumanization” and stood by claims that detained migrants were told to drink out of toilet bowls at a fiery and emotional hearing about the migrant crisis at the borderthat featured the New York lawmakerand her freshman allies.
President Trump on Friday backed former aide Sebastian Gorka after a dust-up between Gorka and Playboy reporter Brian Karem, in which Karem taunted Gorka -- who in turn called Karem a “punk.
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta will be stepping down in a week over hispast involvement in a highly controversial plea deal for financier Jeffrey Epstein, who is now facing sex trafficking charges.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s chief of staff recently admitted that the Green New Deal was not conceived as an effort to deal with climate change,but instead a “how-do-you-change-the-entire economy thing” -- a remark likely to fuel Republican claims that the deal is nothing more than a thinly veiled socialist takeover of the U.S.
Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta pushed back Wednesday against calls for him to step down over his past involvement in a plea deal forfinancier Jeffrey Epstein, who was charged in federal court this week with sex trafficking -- saying his office fought for a tougher punishment after state prosecutors were ready to let him "walk free.
Democrats on the House Oversight Committee have deleted tweets that promoted an upcoming Wednesday afternoon hearing on “kids in cages” after being called out for using Obama-era images of migrants in detentionto highlight current conditions at the border.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., on Tuesday compared the push to combat climate change to the response to the attack on Pearl Harbor as he unveiled legislation that would declare a “climate emergency" and demanda massive-scale mobilization to tackle it.
President Trump on Tuesday said Prime Minister Theresa May was “foolish” in her handling of Brexit, as he doubled down on the feud with Britain’s ambassador to the U.S.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday unveiled the formation of a commission aimed at grounding future foreign policy discussions in America's founding principles.
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday appeared to try and create some distance from the rest of the 2020 Democratic primary field as he ruled out packing the Supreme Court with more judges and made it clear that he is against decriminalizing border crossings.
President Trump on Friday blamed a malfunctioning teleprompter for a gaffe in his Independence Day speech in which he mistakenly said the Army took over airports during the American Revolution and seemed to confuse that war with the War of 1812.
President Trump said Friday he is considering using an executive order to place a citizenship question on the 2020 census, as the administration faces an afternoon deadline to saywhether it will proceed with its push.
Former Vice President Joe Biden, in an interview aired Friday, took a swing at the far-left wing of the Democratic Party, warning that the majority of Democrats are not “way left” and that moderate Democrats are more electable in general elections.
Democratic presidential hopefuls weighed in Thursday on Nike’s decision to kill the release of a sneaker that featured an early version of the American flag, after NFL athlete Colin Kaepernick reportedly said the design was offensive.
President Trump on Thursday doubled down on his push for a citizenship question on the 2020 census -- as reports said he is mulling using an executive order to get a question on the census.
Michigan Rep. Justin Amash announced Thursday that he is leaving the Republican Party, saying he is disenchanted and “frightened” by party politics -- and calledfor others to join him in rejecting “partisan loyalties and rhetoric.
Michigan Rep. Justin Amash announced Thursday that he is leaving the Republican Party, saying he is disenchanted and “frightened” by party politics -- and calledfor others to join him in rejecting “partisan loyalties and rhetoric.
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said Wednesday that he has launched an “immediate investigation” into what he called “disturbing & inexcusable” social media posts from Border Patrol agents that purportedly included graphic and vulgar jokes about Rep.
An Obama-era Department of Homeland Security chief is warning Democratic presidential candidatesto cool their push to decriminalize illegal border crossings, saying such a move would be tantamount to“open borders” policyand lead to hundreds of thousands more people flooding into the U.S.
Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Tuesday made his pitch to Rev. Jesse Jackson’s civil rights group as he sought to fire up his poor support from the black community amid a controversy surrounding a police shooting back home.
The acting head of the Department of Homeland Security on Friday told reporters he expects the number of migrants apprehended at the border will be lower by approximately 25 percent in June than in previous months after Mexico has increased its enforcement measures.
Dems run left on immigration: Debate features vows of health care for undocumented, deportation curbs
Democratic presidential hopefulswent all-in Thursday on controversial immigration proposalsthat mark a shift further left for the party -- promising health care for illegal immigrants, no deportations for those whose only offense is being undocumented and the decriminalization ofborder crossing.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi abruptly backed down Thursday from her push to include restrictions on immigration enforcement in a must-pass border funding bill,moving instead to bring abipartisan Senate version for a vote following intense pressure from Republicans and moderates in her own party.
A coalition ofmoderate Democrats and Republicans approved crucial border funding legislation late Thursday in the House, sending the$4.6billionbillto President Trump's desk for his expected signature -- afterSpeaker Nancy Pelosi backeddown from a push to include restrictions on immigration enforcement that could have scuttled the measure.
Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls at the bottom of the crowded field had their moment to shine at their party’s first primary debate Wednesday -- using their time in the spotlight to push controversial policiesand antagonize some of the more established candidates.
Pro-life group March for Life Action will air ads on MSNBC ahead of the Democratic primary debates this week -- arguingthat there is a pro-life “consensus” among Americans, including Democrats, on the question of abortion.
The Senate on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved a bipartisan $4.5 billionbillto combat the escalating humanitarian crisis on the southern border, moments after rejecting a House version over its restrictions on enforcementefforts-- setting up a race to reconcile the two measures before Congress leaves town.
House Democrats voted Wednesday to subpoena White House adviser Kellyanne Conway in a fiery hearing over alleged violations of the Hatch Act -- as furious Republicans called it a “political spectacle” and an example of double standards.
A democratic socialist candidate endorsed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., claimed victory Tuesday night in the Democratic primary for the Queens district attorney race -- touting far-left policies including halting certain prosecutionsand closing jails.
A liberal candidate endorsed by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and her democratic socialist allies claimed victory Tuesday night in the Democratic primary for the Queens district attorney race -- touting far-left policies including halting certain prosecutionsand closing jails.
A bill to provide $4.5billion in emergency fundingfor the escalating humanitarian crisis at the border was on the rocks Tuesday as the White House threatened to veto over restrictions that would "hamstring" immigration enforcement -- and liberal Democrats complained the bill did not go far enough to rein in the administration's efforts on that front.
Democratic 2020 presidential hopefuls took to the stage in South Carolina to take a successive series of swings at President Trump and position themselves as the front runner in a packed race for the Democratic nomination in a vital primary state.
President Trump announced Saturday that a planned mass roundup of illegal immigrants by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is being delayed for two weeks, in the hopethat a bipartisan solution to the border crisis can be reached.
The Oregon state Senate closed Saturday after a “possible militia threat” from a right-wing group -- amid a broader drama over a walkout by Republican lawmakers over looming climate change legislation.
President Trump on Saturday warned that illegal immigrants apprehended in an upcoming roundup by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) “broke the law” and will be deported -- even as local officials are trying to thwart the operation.
President Trump revealed a remarkable level of detailFriday about the tense moments leading up to his split-second decision to call off a retaliatory strike on Iran for the downing of a U.S.
Former Vice President Joe Biden is facing renewed scrutiny about his stance on the death penalty amid a re-surfacedvideo from the '90s in which he boastedthat sweeping crime legislation he helped write did “everything but hang people for jaywalking.
Missouri on Friday denied a license for the only abortion clinic in the state amid a legal dispute with the state's Planned Parenthood division over what officials call“troubling” violations at the clinics.
The Supreme Court on Friday tossed out the murder conviction of a black death row inmate who underwent six criminal trials before being convicted, in a 7-2 opinion that saw Trump-appointed Justices Brett Kavanaugh and Neil Gorsuch split once again.
House Democrats are trying to overhaula major border bill by attaching riders that wouldnullify significant parts of immigration law and protect illegal immigrants who sponsor child migrants, multiple Republican sources told Fox News.
Left-wing activists took to the streets Saturday to hold rallies calling for the impeachment of President Trump, as they seek to pile further pressure on Democratic leaders in Congress to back a push to oust the president.
Mexico on Friday released a copy of a supplementary agreement to stop migrant flows into the U.S. -- days after Trump inadvertently flashed parts of the deal to cameras.
President Trump, in an interview this week, accused former Vice President Joe Biden of having “recalibrated on everything” -- as the Democratic 2020 presidential hopeful faces increased scrutiny for his past positions from his party’s left flank.
Left-wing billionaire George Soros scores wins in Virginia elections, as opponents say race was ‘bought’
Liberal billionaire George Soros picked up two wins in Virginia this week when two prosecutor candidates he backed ousted incumbents in local Democratic primaries-- after he poured nearly a million dollars into their campaigns.
President Trump on Friday revealed that former Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director Thomas Homan is returning to the administration as a “border czar,” as he seeks to combat a migration wave at the southern border.
President Trump on Friday warned Iran over this week's attacks on tankers in the Gulf of Oman that the U.S. blames directly on Tehran, saying in an interview with “Fox & Friends” that,“We don’t take it lightly.
President Trump on Friday sought to clarify his controversial comments indicating he would take information on political rivals from foreign countries, saying on "Fox & Friends" that he could report such conversations to the FBI -- while arguing the heat should really be on Democrats for the alleged spying on his 2016 campaign.