To inspire empathy for immigrants, about 100 faith and community leaders from across the country will march from the U.S.-Mexico border in Imperial Beach to the Metropolitan Detention Center in Los Angeles.
Thousands of refugees and immigrants were genitally mutilated as young girls in their home countries. Years later, they can suffer life-threatening medical complications.
Alliance San Diego, a community advocacy group, is launching a campaign to enroll Asian youth. It says Asian Pacific Islanders have the lowest rate of enrollment.
U.S. citizens living in Tijuana with their deported husbands say they are denied access to SENTRI, a trusted traveler program for expedited border crossings.
Haitians are flowing into San Diego in record numbers. Now, a church in Normal Heights is giving them temporary shelter.