By STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Backing off the harsh rhetoric of the Republican primaries, Mitt Romney pledged Thursday to address illegal immigration "in a civil but resolute manner." He outlined plans to overhaul the green card system for
By DAN SEWELLAssociated Press
WEST UNION, Ohio (AP) - You can almost imagine Mitt Romney checking the boxes in pondering whether Ohio Sen. Rob Portman might be a good running mate.
Experienced, steady Washington hand? Check. Represents key swing state? Check.
By LARRY MARGASAKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner demanded Thursday that the Obama administration give in and turn over documents related to a botched gun-tracking operation, insisting that's the only way to stop a House vote to hold the attorney
By HOLLY RAMERAssociated Press
ABOVE LONESOME LAKE, N.H. (AP) - Some New Hampshire ponds and lakes are so remote, the only way anglers can get to them is by hiking for miles through the woods. But the fish? They arrive by helicopter.
Thanks to the state Fish
By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The family of an Immigration and Customs agent slain in Mexico has filed a $25 million wrongful death claim against the U.S. government.
A pair of South Texas law firms representing the family of ICE Agent
By JIM KUHNHENN and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - No longer a backburner issue, immigration is roiling the presidential contest as President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney seek to court the nation's swelling Hispanic population. The outcome
By HEIDI VOGTAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A suicide bomber killed 21 people including three U.S. soldiers at a checkpoint in a packed market in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday - the third assault targeting Americans in as many days.
By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Voters in a tiny Utah town have struck down a measure that would have dissolved their town government, rejecting a proposal that some said would have led to annexation by a nearby polygamist community.
By PETE YOSTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Setting up a potential constitutional confrontation, a Republican-controlled House panel voted Wednesday to cite Attorney General Eric Holder for contempt of Congress, just hours after President Barack Obama invoked executive