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One woman shares story of bringing her kids to the U.S.

They come alone. They come in groups. They know it's against the law, but the immigrants who come to the U.S. from El Salvador, Guatemala and other Latin American countries say all they want is a chance at a better life.

Wednesday - 07/16/2014, 07:10am EDT

Tags: kate Ryan, casa, immigration, immigrants

Md. same-sex marriage backers ally with immigrants

Gay and lesbian advocates teamed up with Maryland's largest Latino and immigrant rights group on Tuesday, hoping to build support for two November ballot questions: one to allow same-sex marriage and another offering in-state tuition for illegal immigrants who have attended a Maryland high school and whose parents have paid taxes.

Wednesday - 08/29/2012, 03:49am EDT

Tags: same-sex marriage, illegal immigrants, Equality Maryland,

Hundreds rally in Md. in memory of slain Fla. teen

Hundreds of people _ many of them wearing hoodies _ marched through downtown Baltimore's streets to call for justice for a black Florida teenager who police say was fatally shot by a neighborhood watch volunteer.

Monday - 03/26/2012, 07:18pm EDT

Tags: Southern Christian Leadership Council, NAACP, Trayvon Martin, Baltimore National Action Network, George Zimmerman

Fewer illegal immigrants identified in Md. county

Frederick County sheriff's deputies say they're arresting fewer illegal immigrants.

Tuesday - 02/14/2012, 11:03am EST

Tags: Immigration and Customs Enforcement, illegal immigration, The Frederick News-Post, ice, 287(g)