2nd Immigration Holding Facility Opening At Texas BorderFederal immigration officials will set up a second temporary holding facility along the Texas border to deal with a surge in arrivals of families and unaccompanied children fleeing violence and poverty in Central America.
Americans Near Border Say Trump's Wall Is UnwelcomeErecting a concrete barrier across the entire frontier with Mexico, as Donald Trump promised during his presidential campaign, collides with multiple realities -- local resistance, geology and the question of the bill.
Officials: Wave Of Immigrants Taxing South Texas ServicesSouth Texas officials say they're struggling to provide services to a fresh wave of immigrants who have entered the U.S. illegally.
More Migrants From Around The World Making Way To US BorderAn increasing number of people from far-flung corners of the world quietly have tried sneaking into the United States among the hundreds of thousands of mostly Latin American migrants caught at the Mexican border in the last year.
Adam Ruins The WallDonald Trump has been talking about building a wall between the U.S. and Mexico in order to put a stop to illegal immigration over our southern border. Adam Conover ruins that plan.
Federal Immigration Court Backlog Tops 500,000 Pending CasesThe Justice Department's Executive Office for Immigration Review said Wednesday there are now 500,051 pending immigration cases in the agency's courts.
Dallas Resident Caught With $1.6 Million Worth Of Meth At Texas BorderFederal officers in West Texas have seized more than $1.6 million worth of methamphetamine hidden in the rear tires of an SUV entering from Mexico.
Pope Concludes Mexico Trip With Visits To Prison, US BorderPope Francis wraps up his trip to Mexico on Wednesday with some of his most anticipated events: a visit in a Ciudad Juarez prison just days after a riot in another lockup killed 49 inmates and a stop at the Texas border.
U.S. Agents Round Up Central Americans Slated For DeportationA federal official says immigration agents conducted raids in several states over the weekend and detained 121 adults and children who have been slated for deportation.
Completing Border Wall Would Be Daunting TaskClose to the southern tip of Texas, a border wall suddenly ends. Its final post sits in a dry cornfield, half a mile from the nearest bend in the Rio Grande river, the actual border with Mexico.
Thousands Of Kids Crossed Mexico Border In OctoberNearly 5,000 unaccompanied immigrant children were caught illegally crossing the U.S. border with Mexico in October, almost double the number from October 2014, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection data.
Caught Border Immigrants Think They Can StayHundreds of immigrant families caught illegally crossing the Mexican border told U.S. immigration agents they made the dangerous journey in part because they believed they would be permitted to stay in the United States.

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