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Senator: more immigration inspectors needed at LAX

"U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Tuesday called on federal officials to find ways to eliminate long delays for passengers who go through immigration and customs processing at Los Angeles International Airport . In a letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano , the...

Oscar-Nominated Director Emad Burnat Detained by CBP at LAX

"Emad Burnat, the Palestinian who co-directed the Academy Award-nominated documentary "5 Broken Cameras," was reportedly detained at Los Angeles International Airport on Tuesday night as he attempted to enter America to attend the Oscars, this according to filmmaker Michael Moore. Burnat...

CBP Held Biebs in Secondary for Four Hours at LAX

"Update: Justin Bieber is back on American soil. According to reports, the [Canadian] singer was released after being detained by customs on Thursday for nearly four hours in Los Angeles. ... According to People, he was being held "for routine secondary questioning" but "was not being...

'Extreme Vetting' Nets...An Engineering Professor?

Elizabeth Redden, Inside Higher Ed, June 12, 2017 - "A professor at the American University of Beirut traveling to an engineering conference in California was denied entry into the U.S. by immigration officials at Los Angeles International Airport in a case that could raise renewed concerns about...