Cleaning crews have been working since sunrise to remove graffiti at the historic San Xavier Mission south of Tucson. Words like “rape” and the numbers “666” were discovered on the front and sides of the church.
A pro-immigrant coalition of organizations is threatening to revive an Arizona boycott if pending immigration-related bills become state law. In response, Arizona’s business groups have condemned the idea of a boycott.
Mayor Greg Stanton calls it a deal the state can't reject. On Wednesday afternoon, city council approved a plan to help stabilize the WPA Building located at the south end of the Arizona State Fairgrounds near 19th Avenue and McDowell Road.
Advocacy groups have filed a complaint against the Homeland Security Department alleging that U.S. Border Patrol agents are taking the possessions of detained immigrants before sending them back to Mexico.