Scott Krieser
Wisconsin Governor Fires Official Who Said He Saw "Satan" in Undocumented Immigrants
By Samantha Leal | 08/13/2013 - 11:58

Well this is quite the Facebook post. Steve Krieser, assistant deputy secretary of Wisconsin's Department of Transportation, wrote on Facebook that he sees undocumented immigrants as embodying the devil himself, reports NBC Latino.


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Alex Rodriguez
A-Rod Caught Up in Illegal Gambling Ring
By Amaris Castillo | 07/06/2011 - 10:00

New York Yankees player Alex Rodriguez has been added to the list of Hollywood A-listers for allegedly participating in an illegal poker gambling ring. Rodriguez is being accused of meeting with Hollywood heavyweights such as Ben Affleck and Leonardo DiCaprio in invitation-only games where the buy-in was $100,000.  The reports have raised an alarm with MLB commissioner Bud Selig, who is reportedly “keeping an eye” on A-Rod.


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Parts of Georgia's New Immigration Laws Go Into Effect
Parts of Georgia's New Immigration Laws Go Into Effect
By Fox News Latino | 07/05/2011 - 11:31

A new law targeting undocumented immigrants has gone into effect in Georgia, though some of the most controversial parts are on hold after a federal judge blocked them pending further review of the measure's constitutionality.

At the moment, the law is going into the effect amid a lot of confusion.

State Rep. Debbie Buckner, D-Junction City, said she's gotten a lot of calls from constituents—including landscapers, roofers and farmers—who have questions about the new law.


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U.S. Apologizes for Experimenting with STD's in Guatemala
U.S. Apologizes for Experimenting with STD's in Guatemala
By Mariela Rosario | 10/01/2010 - 15:05

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius issued an apology today for a series of secret public health experiments conducted in Guatemala in the 1940s.


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Are Immigrants Really Stealing American Jobs?
By Mariela Rosario | 03/20/2009 - 09:00

The Room for Debate blog on nytimes.com recently had a group of experts weigh in on the recession and competition for lower-wage jobs between native-born workers and immigrants, both legal and illegal. We've always heard people scream about how immigrants "steal jobs from real citizens" or how Americans would "never accept the jobs that immigrants do" and were fascinated to hear what those on the front lines of this issue had to say.


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