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In Times Square, a 12-foot-tall Syrian 'immigrant' named Little Amal receives a warm welcome
Designed by British artists to represent a Syrian refugee, the globe-trotting puppet is meant to remind everyone she encounters what it means to have a home and feel welcome.
Updated: Sep 20, 4:30 PM
NY health budget only partially delivers on home care wages and coverage for undocumented immigrants
Advocates pushed hard for these measures during this budget session and criticized Gov. Hochul for not fully funding their proposals.
Apr 8, 6:15 PM
Ukrainians fleeing war are picking up the pieces in New York City
With local help, they are learning to navigate the school system, subways, legal issues, and heartbreak
Mar 26, 10:00 AM
NJ Promises Fixes To $40M Immigrant Fund Amid Criticism Over Expired Benefits
The fund was replenished last week after Gov. Phil Murphy's office diverted most of the money to other state expenses citing lack of demand.
Feb 1, 10:40 AM
NY Groups Fear Fallout From Federal Judge In Texas Suspending “Dreamers” Policy
"Nearly 50,000 New Yorkers and their families are now at risk of being ripped from the only home they’ve ever known," one immigration advocate said.
Jul 17, 2021 4:59 PM
Federal Court Once Again Blocks Trump Administration’s Public Charge Rule For Immigrants
Despite the ruling, local advocates say it will be hard to convince immigrants to apply for benefits.
Nov 3, 2020 5:58 PM
How This Bill Could Bolster New Jersey's Professional Workforce And Offer Hope To Undocumented Immigrants
The bill is sitting on Governor Phil Murphy's desk.
Aug 22, 2020 9:48 AM
Mountain Province In Williamsburg Is More Than Just A Coffee Shop
The three-year-old cafe has become a neighborhood staple and advocacy spot for the community.
Updated: Nov 16, 2016 12:18 PM
Three Accused Of Tricking Immigrant Into Giving Them His $3 Million Lottery Jackpot
If movies such as A Simple Plan, Fargo and The Ladykillers have taught us anything, it's that criminals always never get away with their high-concept schemes.
Updated: Sep 2, 2011 5:22 PM
Caught Copying His Own Fiction, Suspect Kills Himself
This photo has nothing to do with this story except, well,
Updated: Jan 4, 2011 1:10 AM
Immigrant Beaten to Death in Brooklyn
A South Asian immigrant on his way home in Bensonhurst was
Updated: Aug 4, 2010 12:25 PM
Concerns Over Immigrant Attacks In Staten Island
After one Mexican immigrant was attacked with a baseball bat in
Updated: Apr 29, 2010 10:10 AM
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