Texas House Passes 'Sanctuary City' Ban With Tough Jail PenaltyThe bill would allow Texas to withhold funding from county and local governments for acting as sanctuary cities — even as the Trump administration's efforts to do so nationally have hit roadblocks.
Tough Court On Immigration Serves As Model For Trump PlansA tough approach is the model President Donald Trump hopes to replicate as part of his sweeping plans to stop illegal immigration, the cornerstone of his campaign. He wants to prosecute many more people caught crossing the border illegally.
City Leaders Defy White House Threat On "Sanctuary" PoliciesIgnoring fresh threats from the White House, city leaders across the U.S. are vowing to intensify their fight against President Donald Trump's promised crackdown on so-called "sanctuary cities" despite the financial risks.
Trump's Immigration Actions Mark Sharp Shift In US PolicyPresident Donald Trump is taking action that marks a sharp shift from Washington's elusive efforts to forge comprehensive immigration legislation.
Churches Vow To Offer Sanctuary To Undocumented ImmigrantsHundreds of houses of worship are offering sanctuary to people who fear deportation under the administration of President-elect Donald Trump.
Federal Charge Added For Illegal Immigrant That Killed 3 In Wylie CrashA federal charge has been filed against the illegal immigrant who is accused of causing a triple-fatal accident near Wylie two weeks ago.
Feds Net Hundreds Of Gang Members In Nationwide Sweep, Dozens In North TexasDozens of suspected gang members were scooped up across North Texas and several hundred more across the U.S, during a five-week federal operation.
Texas Official Believes Illegals Renting Kids To Cross BorderA Texas Congressman tells of a disturbing trend of adults 'renting' children in Central America in order to increase their chances of being able to stay in the U.S. once they cross over.
DHS Setting Up Emergency Shelter In Texas As Undocumented Youths Cross Border AloneLaw 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.
Arrest Made In Martel Avenue Sexual AssaultPolice have made an arrest in the sexual assault offense in Greenville.