Migration rates - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Migration rates Chicago has biggest population dip as southern states grow CHICAGO (AP) — The last straw that convinced Chicago native Marissa Marshall it was time to move away was hearing dangerously close gunfire in the rough neighborhood where she found affordable housing. The 29-year-old, who's pregnant with her fifth child, relocated about three years ago to a St. Louis suburb where she more easily found jobs and a home whe... Thu, 23 Mar 2017 23:23:00 GMT 2017-03-23T23:23:00Z EU: Migrant deaths in Mediterranean rising despite more aid BRUSSELS (AP) — Migrant deaths have risen to a record level on the Libya-to-Italy Mediterranean Sea smuggling route, and the increasing number of rescue boats trying to prevent mass drownings there might actually be helping the smugglers, the European Union's border and coast guard chief says. Frontex Executive Director Fabrice Leggeri said Wednesday that... Wed, 15 Feb 2017 15:07:00 GMT 2017-02-15T15:07:00Z Nearly 1 in 5 immigrants in US illegally in NYC, LA areas SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A report released Thursday estimates more than 2.5 million immigrants in the country illegally live in the metropolitan areas of New York, Los Angeles and Chicago, which have pledged to fight President Trump's plans to expand deportations. The study by the nonpartisan Pew Research Center provides a glimpse of where immigrants in t... Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:31:00 GMT 2017-02-09T22:31:00Z Number of suspected dead climbs from shipwreck off Libya ROME (AP) — Aid groups have revised to at least 170 the number of suspected dead from a weekend migrant shipwreck off Libya. The International Organization of Migration and U.N. refugee agency increased the estimate from around 110 after interviewing the four survivors of the shipwreck who arrived in Trapani, Sicily, on Monday aboard the Norwegian rescue ship Siem Pilot. ... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:54:00 GMT 2017-01-17T10:54:00Z