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Parked next to a section of the border fence, a Border Patrol agent watches an area of the U.S.-Mexico border along the Rio Grande River May 26, 2010, near Hidalgo. (credit: Getty Images/Scott Olson)

U.S. House Panel Tours Texas-Mexico Border

A U.S. House delegation touring the U.S.-Mexico border this week is starting its study in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.

08/06/2013

(credit: Stephanie Lucero/KTVT/KTXA)

Texas, California, Florida Sites Get Customs Program

Six locations in Texas, California and Florida are going to be taking part in a pilot program designed to reduce the time people have to wait while entering the country by having the sponsoring organization help pay the costs of additional border officers.

08/02/2013

Dallas trucker Jabin Bogan talks about his seven months in a Mexican prison after being arrested for crossing the U.S.-Mexico border with 268,000 bullets. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas Trucker Talks About Time In Mexican Prison

A North Texas trucker arrested after crossing the U.S.-Mexico border with 268,000 bullets said Wednesday that he feared for his safety during seven months in a Mexican prison with nine people in a cell with only five beds.

11/28/2012

Parked next to a section of the border fence, a Border Patrol agent watches an area of the U.S.-Mexico border along the Rio Grande River May 26, 2010, near Hidalgo. (credit: Getty Images/Scott Olson)

Agriculture Commissioner Talks Border Security

The state’s top agriculture official will talk about security along the Texas-Mexico border in an address before a military support organization.

09/05/2012

Border Patrol Seizes Drugs and Illegal Immigrants On Mexico Border

Speedier Border Crossing System To Be Unveiled

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials plan to unveil a new system to shorten the time it takes for people to be processed at ports of entry.

11/10/2011

Some Lawmakers Want Waiver Of Environmental Laws At Border

Dozens of environmental laws were waived for the building of the border fence, and activists say this is just another conservative attempt to find an excuse to do away with environmental protections.

10/27/2011

U.S. Border Patrol patch.  (Associated Press photo)

Border Patrol Agent Allegedly Shoots Unarmed Drug Suspect

Federal authorities are investigating the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old Eagle Pass drug suspect, allegedly by a U.S. Border Patrol agent.

10/08/2010

Bill White Unveils Border Security Plan

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Bill White says his border security plan would use some state money

09/02/2010

Airborne Predators Patrol TX/Mexico Border Wednesday

Predators are about to be airborne on the border. 

08/30/2010

Border Footbridges Sit Unguarded

A $2.4 billion dollar border fence in Hudspeth County Texas

08/20/2010

More Than $500,000 Found In Tire At El Paso Border

Federal agents in El Paso have found more than a half million dollars hidden in the spare tire of a truck headed into Mexico.

08/19/2010

Border Security Bill Means More Border Agents

A 600 million dollar border security funding bill is signed by the President and will mean more assets coming to the Texas/Mexico border

08/13/2010

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