Immigration

Donald Trump in Derry, New Hampshire, Aug. 19, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Donald Trump: ‘Boston Incident Is Terrible… I Would Never Condone Violence’

Donald Trump attempted to clarify his remarks Friday about an attack on a Mexican immigrant in Boston earlier this week.

08/21/2015

Donald Trump answers a question about the South Boston attack in Derry, New Hampshire, Aug. 19, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Donald Trump Should Condemn Boston Immigrant Attack, Says ADL

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) wants Donald Trump to condemn the actions of a South Boston man charged with attacking a homeless Latino man.

08/21/2015

Boston Police Commissioner William Evans. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Boston Police Commissioner Not On Board With Sanctuary Cities

Evans tells Keller that he prefers a balanced approach when dealing with undocumented immigrant arrests.

07/12/2015

Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson (Photo by Kim Tunnicliffe)

NightSide – Sheriff Hodgson Stops By

BOSTON (CBS) – Sheriff Hodgson has made a name for himself with his open, honest approach. No matter what the topic, you know the Sheriff will tell you what he thinks without the political jargon […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/05/2015

Marisa DeFranco

NightSide – Marisa DeFranco Discusses Immigration

BOSTON (CBS) – Ever since President Obama announced his plan to take executive action to streamline our immigration system, it has been a hot button issue. Tonight, Dan is joined in studio by immigration attorney […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/10/2015

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Top National Stories Of 2014

The disappearance of a plane carrying hundreds, the fall of an iconic comedian, and the rise of a brutal terror group are just some of the biggest news stories of the year. Here are CBS Local’s top ten news stories of 2014.

12/23/2014

Marisa DeFranco

NightSide – Marisa Defranco On Obama’s Immigration Policy

BOSTON (CBS) – Marisa DeFranco has been an immigration attorney for seventeen years. She has worked directly with families and business owners struggling to deal with our broken immigration system throughout her legal career. But […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/25/2014

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NightSide – President Obama’s Immigration Plan

BOSTON (CBS) – President Obama announced his plan to alleviate the burden on our broken immigration system. By offering more than four million illegal immigrants the chance to come forward for protection from deportation and […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/24/2014

Boston Cardinal Sean O'Malley. (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Cardinal Sean O’Malley Applauds Obama’s Immigration Plan

Obama’s controversial plan has been met with mixed reviews, but among those who support the order is Boston’s own Cardinal Sean O’Malley.

11/22/2014

Some celebrated the president's immigration actions (WBZ-TV)

Mixed Feelings For Immigration Executive Actions In Boston

There is mixed reaction in the Boston area to the President’s executive order on immigration, some feeling relief from deportation and other undocumented citizens saying they were left out.

WBZ-TV–11/21/2014

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