Immigrants ravage U.S. infrastructure

by Chelsea Schilling -- Edwin S. Rubenstein The United States will need $1.6 trillion to repair damage to its infrastructure from a massive influx of immigrants, a new report reveals. In his more…

Obama inauguration to hit big screens

by Chelsea Schilling -- Obama's Jan. 20 inauguration is scheduled to hit big screens in 27 theaters around the country. MSNBC struck a deal with Screenvision, the world’s leading cinema advertising company, more…

Obama to repeal 'don't ask, don't tell'

by Chelsea Schilling -- President Obama will repeal the U.S. military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy that prevents openly homosexual men and women from serving in the military, his spokesman said. A more…

Report: Ice Age to blast Earth

by Chelsea Schilling -- Earth is "on the brink of entering another Ice Age," according to one report. Pravda, Russia's online newspaper, claims evidence shows the warm, 12,000-year Holocene period will soon more…

'Attempted hit' put on Ramos family

by Chelsea Schilling -- Monica Ramos embraces her husband, former U.S. Border Patrol agent Ignacio Ramos, two days before he was sentenced to 11 years in prison (Courtesy El Paso Times) The more…

Big name senators plead for agents' freedom

by Chelsea Schilling -- Sen. John Cornyn With only one week left until Inauguration Day, lawmakers are urging President George Bush to pardon imprisoned Border Patrol agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean. more…

Agent 'has butterflies' over chance for reprieve

by Chelsea Schilling -- Imprisoned agent Jose Compean With guarded optimism and a resolve to support for her family, imprisoned Border Patrol agent Jose Compean's wife is awaiting George Bush's final decision more…

Compean finally speaks from behind prison bars

by Chelsea Schilling -- Imprisoned agent Jose Compean Imprisoned Border Patrol agent Jose Compean is finally speaking out from behind bars, asking for America's help in contacting President Bush for an 11th-hour more…

Bush grants federal aid for Obama inauguration

by Chelsea Schilling -- President Bush declared a state of emergency in the District of Columbia today and ordered the use of federal funds for Barack Obama's inauguration. "An emergency exists in more…

Bush on border agents: 'I'm not talking pardons'

by Chelsea Schilling -- Ignacio Ramos and Jose Alonso Compean President Bush has extensively discussed his immigration reform policy in exit interviews and given a $60,000 bonus to a Border Patrol chief more…