Philippe Douste-Blazy, under-secretary-general to the UN, describes the shocking conditions of refugees trying to get into Europe.» Read More
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...
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...
Approximately 2,500 refugees and migrants are believed to have died or gone missing trying to reach Europe this year alone.
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.
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...
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.
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. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), talks about the key issues he is targeting in his campaign, including entitlement reform and immigration.
Gov. Chris Christie, (R-N.J.), discusses his bid for president and message to voters.
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.
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,...
Gov. Scott Walker ducks on Trump’s call for ending birthright citizenship
Is Jeb Bush speaking clearly about policy challenges, or pandering to anti-immigrant voters amid the rise of 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...