Trump Pardons Joe Arpaio, Who Became Face of Crackdown on Illegal Immigration

By JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS and MAGGIE HABERMAN August 25, 2017 WASHINGTON — President Trump on Friday pardoned Joe Arpaio, the former Arizona sheriff whose aggressive efforts to hunt down and detain undocumented immigrants made him a...

Stay, Hide or Leave? Hard Choices for Immigrants in the Heartland

Stay, Hide or Leave? Hard Choices for Immigrants in the Heartland By JACK HEALY August 12, 2017 Edith Rivera with her son, Steven, in Hampton, Iowa. By JACK HEALY August 12, 2017 HAMPTON, Iowa — It was quitting time. Edith Rivera took one...

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Is Convicted of Criminal Contempt

By RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA July 31, 2017 Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio committed a crime by defying a court order to stop detaining suspected undocumented immigrants, a judge ruled on Monday, in the latest rebuke for a once-popular politician who was...