'Birth Tourism' Booming In Bay Area Despite Fed CrackdownA controversial underground industry known as birth tourism is booming in the Bay Area.
5-Year-Old SoCal Girl Breaks Through Parade Crowd To Give Pope Message About ToleranceA 5-year-old California girl who was handed up to the pope during Pope Francis' parade in Washington on Wednesday shared a message about tolerance.
San Francisco Supervisor Reaffirms Sanctuary City Status As Vital For Protecting ImmigrantsSupervisor David Campos Tuesday called on San Francisco officials to reaffirm the city's status as a Sanctuary City despite a recent outcry over a fatal shooting by an undocumented immigrant who was released from custody instead of being turned over to immigration authorities.
Bullet That Killed Kate Steinle In SF Pier Shooting Appears To Have RicochetedThe bullet that killed a young San Francisco woman may have ricocheted before striking her in the back while she was sightseeing with her father along the city's popular waterfront, a ballistic expert testified Wednesday.
Undocumented Immigrant Makes Court Appearance In Shooting Death Of Woman On San Francisco's WaterfrontAn undocumented immigrant suspected of fatally shooting a 32-year-old San Francisco woman in broad daylight at the San Francisco waterfront last month attended his preliminary hearing Tuesday.
Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Fires Back At Trump's Proposed Immigration Plan For Workers With H-1B VisasRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump's proposed immigration plan for workers with H-1B visas is not getting any likes from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Immigration Agents Capture 5 Alleged Human Rights Violators Hiding Out In Bay AreaFederal agents arrested 50 international fugitives nationwide this week, including five from the Bay Area, accused of committing heinous human violations in their home countries.
GOP Candidates Discuss Kate Steinle's Death, Sanctuary City Policy In Thursday's DebateRepublicans running for president discussed the topic of sanctuary cities and the death of Pleasanton resident Kate Steinle as they faced off for the first debate of the 2016 election cycle.
Lawsuits, Not Moral Obligation, Driving Some 'Sanctuary Cities' To Protect Undocumented ImmigrantsThe term 'sanctuary city' has become a rallying cry for conservative Republicans seeking stiffer immigration laws. They characterize such places as havens where those in the country illegally are protected from immigration authorities.
House Passes Bill To Block Funding For Cities That Shield Undocumented Immigrants With Criminal ConvictionsThe House has approved legislation aimed at punishing so-called "sanctuary cities" like San Francisco that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities.
White House Threatens To Veto Bill That Would Crack Down On Sanctuary CitiesAn Obama administration statement says the legislation being voted on Thursday would threaten civil rights by allowing law enforcement officials to gather immigration status information from any person at any time.
SF Archbishop: Pier 14 Shooting Should Not Be Used For Punishing Minorities, Political GainIn his first statement on the Pier 14 shooting, San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone asked elected officials Monday to refrain from politicizing the "senseless killing" of a 31-year-old Pleasanton woman.