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Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 11:06 PM CST

Senators Reaches Immigration Deal on 'Dreamers,' Wall

Senators Reaches Immigration Deal on 'Dreamers,' Wall

A group of senators reached a bipartisan agreement aimed at balancing Democrats' fight to offer citizenship to young "Dreamer" immigrants with President Donald Trump's demands for billions to build his...

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 08:27 AM CST

Immigrant Faces Deportation After Calling Police for Help

Immigrant Faces Deportation After Calling Police for Help

A father-of-three in Washington state who called 911 simply to report a trespasser was “hand-delivered” by local police into the custody of federal immigration officials, his lawyer charged on Tuesday. Wilson...

Wednesday, Feb 14, 2018 at 01:59 AM CST

ICE Lawyer in Seattle Charged With Stealing Immigrant IDs

ICE Lawyer in Seattle Charged With Stealing Immigrant IDs

The chief counsel for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement in Seattle has been charged with stealing immigrants' identities. Raphael A. Sanchez, who resigned from the agency effective Monday, faces one...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 06:53 PM CST

Judge Rules Against Trump in Case Over Immigration Program

Judge Rules Against Trump in Case Over Immigration Program

President Donald Trump's administration didn't offer "legally adequate reasons" for ending a program that spared many young immigrants from deportation if they were brought to the U.S. as children, a judge ruled...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 06:46 AM CST

Senate Leaders Predict a Tough Time Getting Immigration Deal

Senate Leaders Predict a Tough Time Getting Immigration Deal

The Senate's two top leaders put on a show of comradery as their chamber launched its immigration debate, but also laid down markers underscoring how hard it will be to reach a deal that can move through...

Tuesday, Feb 13, 2018 at 06:58 PM CST

Trump Prods Congress Amid Debate on Immigration

Trump Prods Congress Amid Debate on Immigration

A high-stakes Senate debate over immigration got off to a halting start Tuesday, with Republican and Democratic leaders immediately at loggerheads over how to move forward and President Donald Trump warning this...

Sunday, Feb 11, 2018 at 11:55 AM CST

Flake: 'Can Get Something Done’ on Immigration This Week

Flake: 'Can Get Something Done’ on Immigration This Week

At least one senator is optimistic about what could happen this week when lawmakers gather to debate and vote on immigration reform. “I do think that we can get something done this week,” said Sen. Jeff Flake...

Monday, Feb 12, 2018 at 12:28 AM CST

Congress Takes on Immigration Issue Amid Election Pressures

Congress Takes on Immigration Issue Amid Election Pressures

The Senate begins a rare, open-ended debate on immigration and the fate of the "Dreamer" immigrants on Monday, and Republican senators say they'll introduce President Donald Trump's plan. Though his proposal has...

Saturday, Feb 10, 2018 at 01:24 PM CST

Calif. Judge to Rule on Potential Wall-Blocking Lawsuit Next Week

Calif. Judge to Rule on Potential Wall-Blocking Lawsuit Next Week

An Indiana-born federal judge, who Donald Trump painted as biased against him because of his immigration stance, said he will make a ruling next Thursday in a lawsuit that could block construction of a border...

Thursday, Feb 8, 2018 at 06:01 AM CST

FBI: Probe Shows No Evidence of Attack in Border Agent Death

FBI: Probe Shows No Evidence of Attack in Border Agent Death

FBI officials said the investigation into the November death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent has yielded no evidence that there was a "scuffle, altercation or attack" more than two months after President Donald...

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Live Radar: Flood Watch Through Saturday Morning
Live Radar: Flood Watch Through Saturday Morning

A Flood Watch is in effect from midnight Friday through Saturday morning for DFW and counties to the north and east, as this week of rain continues.

12-Year-Old Victim of Deadly House Explosion Identified
12-Year-Old Victim of Deadly House Explosion Identified

The Dallas County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the victim in a deadly house explosion as 12-year-old Linda Rogers, also known as Michellita

Here's How Medical Debt Grows, Gets Out Of Hand
Here's How Medical Debt Grows, Gets Out Of Hand

One in five Americans struggle to pay off their debt. Over time, that same debt is multiplied, making it impossible to get out of that financial hole. NBC 5's Samantha Chatman explains how debt grows and what...

USA Curling Rocks! Men Win Historic Olympic Gold
USA Curling Rocks! Men Win Historic Olympic Gold

The American men have won the Olympic gold medal in curling in a decisive upset of Sweden. John Shuster skipped the United States to a 10-7 victory on Saturday for only the second curling medal in U.S. history....

Child Killed in Dallas Home Explosion, Evacuations Ordered
Child Killed in Dallas Home Explosion, Evacuations Ordered

A young girl is dead after a natural gas explosion destroyed her Dallas home early Friday morning, Atmos Energy confirms. Additionally, the girl's neighborhood and a nearby school are under an evacuation...

5 to Watch: Last Days of Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang
5 to Watch: Last Days of Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang

It's the final days of the Winter Olympics, but before the flame goes out in Pyeongchang there are more medals to be awarded in bobsled, hockey, curling, and speed skating.