An unmarked hotel along the Mexico-Guatemala border has become a frequent stop for weary migrants from parts of Africa and Haiti heading north.
With thousands sitting behind bars in America's immigration detention centers, some immigrant advocates, including many undocumented immigrants, are reaching out, setting up formal, and informal, visitation programs.
Immigration advocates are speaking out over what they say is unfair, even inhumane, treatment of immigrants caught illegally entering the United States. For their part, U.S. officials say the conditions are perfectly humane, but if they don't like them they shouldn't come here in the first place.
Illegal entry from Mexico into the US is down overall, but the South Texas Rio Grande Valley is its own story. An unprecedented number of migrants are now being intercepted by Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol. Amy Bracken reports.
Reporter Amy Bracken goes to Casa Marianella to catch up with some immigrants who are waiting for their asylum requests to be resolved.
In 2007, riots erupted in the Muslim immigrant suburbs around Paris. Amy Bracken has the story of one young soccer player who was arrested and spent nearly two years in prison before being acquitted.
Mosques don't usually welcome gay and lesbian worshipers but on Friday a Muslim group just outside Paris held what's billed as the first "gay-friendly" Islamic worship in Europe. The group also allows men and women to pray together.