The migrant's trail: Hope, horror and hidden cameras

Along the Arizona-Mexico border (CNN)Marisela Ramirez’s hands tremble as she rubs them together to control the shaking. The dirt under her fingernails hints at the hardscrabble journey she’s endured since leaving her home in southern Mexico weeks ago. Ramirez is in Nogales on the Mexican side of the border with the US — sitting in


With Obama gone, it's time for comprehensive immigration reform

(CNN)After campaigning on a promise to terminate the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, White House officials now say that placing over 700,000 young people in immigration limbo is no longer a top priority. Instead, they will focus limited enforcement resources on criminals and national security threats. This sensible change in focus, for as


These cities have the worst roach and rodent infestations

(CNN)If you live in or are planning to live in a big American city, it’s safe to say you may have some unwanted, many-legged roommates, according to the US Census Bureau’s most recent study of housing quality across the country. The Northeast is a great place to settle down — if you’re a rat. The