El Salvador

(U.S. Customs and Border Protection)

Man Found With Cocaine-Stuffed Tamales At Airport

Federal officials at a Houston airport found several ounces of cocaine inside tamales being carried by a man from El Salvador.

CBS 11–08/24/2014

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Report Estimates Cost Of Educating Unaccompanied Children

A 16-year-old boy from El Salvador living in Dallas says he’s getting a better education here than in El Salvador for several reasons.

CBS 11–08/15/2014

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Migrant Family Shares Their Story Of Desperation Getting To Texas

As the numbers of unaccompanied minors showing up to the Texas-Mexico border continues to rise, 14-year old Silvia Marroquin of El Salvador and her family are opening up to CBS 11 News about the teens journey to North Texas.

CBS 11–07/11/2014

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Children Crossing The Border To Escape Violence At Home

Experts say the tens of thousands of unaccompanied children from Central America have come to the Texas-Mexico border desperate to escape violence back home.

06/20/2014

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DHS Setting Up Emergency Shelter In Texas As Undocumented Youths Cross Border Alone

Law enforcement officials in South Texas have been overwhelmed by a surge of young illegal migrants traveling by themselves that DHS quickly moved to set up an emergency shelter for the youths at Lackland Air Force base in San Antonio.

05/20/2014

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ICE Dallas Office Deports Alleged Human Trafficker

A man from El Salvador, who is wanted in his home country for human trafficking, was deported and turned over to Salvadoran law enforcement authorities Monday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).

06/27/2013

Immigration Ankle

Dallas Woman Caught In Middle Of Immigration Debate

It’s hard for Anatolia Garcia to hide the monitor that’s been strapped to her ankle for four weeks. “I feel humiliated. Every time I go to my children’s school, I have to cover it up. I don’t want to embarrass my children.”

10/13/2011

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FC Dallas Tops Alianza FC To Advance In CONCACAF

FC Dallas got a 1-0 victory over El Salvador’s Alianza FC in their CONCACAF Champions League preliminary round match.

08/04/2011