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  • PHUKET, Thailand— An Australian journalist and his Thai colleague were acquitted Tuesday in a criminal defamation lawsuit filed by Thailand's navy over an online news report about the trafficking of refugees from Myanmar. Alan Morison and Chutima Sidasathian were facing up to seven years in prison over a report in their online news website "Phuketwan" saying...

  • Christie: Immigrant tracking criticism 'ridiculous' Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 8:41 AM ET
    New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie as he appeared on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Thursday, August 27, 2015.

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie pushed back against "ridiculous" criticism of his proposal to track foreign visitors the way FedEx tracks packages.

  • BUDAPEST, Hungary— Austria stepped up vehicle inspections Monday at its Hungarian border after 71 migrants apparently suffocated in a truck, creating a huge traffic jam on the main Budapest- Vienna highway. In addition to the gridlock at the Hegyeshalom border crossing— about a 30- kilometer backup at its peak— traffic was slower than usual at other spots along...

  • Pressure mounts on Europe as migrant deaths soar Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 3:11 AM ET
    First 10 coffins with bodies of migrants who died in an abandoned lorry are unloaded from a van on August 28, 2015 for an investigation at a forensics institute in Vienna.

    Approximately 2,500 refugees and migrants are believed to have died or gone missing trying to reach Europe this year alone.

  • Hungary builds migrant-deterring wall Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 2:00 AM ET
    Hungary builds migrant-deterring wall

    NBC’s Richard Engel reports from Hungary, where the government is set to complete an 174-kilometer fence along its border with Serbia to stop the migrant flow into the country.

  • Trump's mass deportation idea was tried in the 1930s Sunday, 30 Aug 2015 | 8:24 AM ET

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S. illegally, as well as their American-born children, bears similarities to a large-scale removal that many Mexican-American families faced 85 years ago. During that time, immigrants were rounded up and sent to Mexico,...

  • PARIS— With more and more refugees appearing in Europe daily this summer, cities and towns are grappling with a basic but crucial problem: Where can they all sleep? Portable shipping containers are being converted into refugee apartments in Germany, which saw nearly half of Europe's overall 400,000 asylum applications in the first half of the year.

  • LONDON, Aug 28- Raghad al Sous braved bombings in Syria to keep studying at school before fleeing in 2013 to rejoin her mother, who had been granted refugee status in Britain. Across Europe, employers have largely welcomed a stream of young and often well-educated foreign workers who are helping to offset the ageing of the population. The situation is less clear...

  • Chris Christie: Iran deal wrong Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 8:49 AM ET
    Chris Christie: Iran deal wrong

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), talks about why he is against the Iran nuclear deal, and weighs in on enforcing current gun laws. Also Christie explains why he thinks Hillary Clinton should get out of the presidential race.

  • Chris Christie: Too much debt Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 8:44 AM ET
    Chris Christie: Too much debt

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), says President Obama has played to the investor class and made rich people richer. Also Christie provides his thoughts on China's role in market's current crisis.

  • Gov. Christie economic plan Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 8:43 AM ET
    Gov. Christie economic plan

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), talks about the key issues he is targeting in his campaign, including entitlement reform and immigration.

  • Chris Christie's path to winning Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 8:41 AM ET
    Chris Christie's path to winning

    Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), discusses his bid for president and message to voters.

  • Gov. Christie: Running in crowded GOP field Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 8:39 AM ET
    Gov. Christie: Running in crowded GOP field

    Campaigns matter, says Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), weighing in with his plan to gain traction among the 17 other Republicans candidates running for president.

  • 10 questions for Marco Rubio Wednesday, 26 Aug 2015 | 6:59 AM ET
    Sen. Marco Rubio.

    Rubio has put a sweeping tax reform plan at the center of his White House campaign. He sat down with CNBC'S John Harwood in Detroit.

  • DUBUQUE, Iowa— Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has opened up a new media feud, taking on another popular TV news personality even as his appearances continue to draw big ratings. Trump engaged in a prolonged confrontation Tuesday with Jorge Ramos, the Miami- based anchor for Univision, during a news conference in Dubuque, Iowa.

  • MARION, Ohio— The thousand-mile journey to the Texas border was supposed to bring the Guatemalan teenagers to a better life. As the country's immigration system was being overwhelmed by an unprecedented flow of unaccompanied children fleeing unrest in Central America, one of their countrymen orchestrated the scheme to force them to work on egg farms in Ohio,...

  • Walker: 'no position' on birthright citizenship Friday, 21 Aug 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    Walker: 'no position' on birthright citizenship

    Gov. Scott Walker ducks on Trump’s call for ending birthright citizenship

  • Has Trump forced Bush to change tune on immigration? Friday, 21 Aug 2015 | 7:17 AM ET
    Jeb Bush

    Is Jeb Bush speaking clearly about policy challenges, or pandering to anti-immigrant voters amid the rise of Donald Trump?

  • Trump sort of right on tech firm visas: Calacanis Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 4:04 PM ET
    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

    Donald Trump was partly right in calling out Silicon Valley for abusing a U.S. visa program, Jason Calacanis said.

  • The increase, from a previous estimate of 450,000, is the latest sign of how a huge influx of migrants and refugees, many fleeing war and poverty in Africa and the Middle East, is straining the European Union's ability to cope. "The situation is extremely unsatisfying," Chancellor Angela Merkel told ZDF television on Sunday, referring to the disproportionate...