ICE Arrests Nearly 3,000 Fugitive Immigrants

Immigration agents say they’ve arrested 2,901 illegal immigrants suspected of crimes, with 58 of them here in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/28/2011


Mich. Catholic Bishops Call For Immigration Reform

Seven Michigan Catholic bishops said that immigrants who are here illegally are being treated badly, adding that the country’s immigration policy is a violation of church teachings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2011

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Can Immigrants Save Detroit?

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg will be participating in an immigration conference, next week, with Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2011

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Student To Be Deported After High School Graduation

An 18-year-old Cousino High School student who has lived in the US with her family for 14 years will be allowed to graduate with her class in June, but then she’ll have to leave the country.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2011

Effort To Welcome Immigrants To Be Presented At TieCon Midwest

After months of behind-the-scenes collaboration, leaders of immigrant attraction and retention efforts in Detroit, Cleveland, and Pittsburgh are scheduled to appear together in their first-ever joint appearance.  Armed with economic and statistical data demonstrating that […]


Al-Qaida Spokesman Calls For Attacks In Detroit, Other Cities

An American spokesman for al-Qaida is urging Muslims in the United States and Europe to carry out attacks there. In a video posted on militant websites Saturday, Adam Gadahn directed his appeal to Muslim immigrants […]


Colbert Testifies Before Congress – In Character

Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert testified before a House Judiciary subcommittee hearing in character this morning, speaking on the topic of working in America’s fields.


Michigan Oil Spill Workers Detained In Texas

Forty-two suspected illegal immigrants have been detained in Texas after returning from an oil spill cleanup job in Michigan.


370 Immigrants Arrested In 10-State Bust

Federal officials announced Friday they had arrested 370 immigrants who were in the U.S. illegally or convicted of other crimes as part of a three-day roundup in the Midwest.