North Texas Probation Officer Who Extorted Immigrants SentencedProsecutors say a probation officer in North Texas who extorted cash from Spanish-speaking immigrants after threatening deportation is headed to federal prison.
Mexican Man Pleads Guilty In Human Smuggling By Fort Hood SoldiersA Mexican man living in the U.S. illegally has pleaded guilty to helping other immigrants be smuggled by American soldiers through a border checkpoint in Texas.
President Trump Says He's Open To Pathway To Citizenship For DreamersPresident Donald Trump is assuring young immigrants known as Dreamers that their problem will be solved and they need not worry.
U.S. Ending Special Protections For Salvadoran ImmigrantsThe Trump administration said Monday it is ending special protections for Salvadoran immigrants, an action that could force nearly 200,000 to leave the U.S. by September 2019 or face deportation.
Driver Of Deadly Immigrant Smuggling Run Pleads Guilty The driver of a semitrailer packed with at least 39 immigrants, 10 of whom died, pleaded guilty Monday to making the deadly smuggling run.
Groups Gather In Dallas, Criticize Trump's DACA Phase OutSeveral groups in North Texas gathered today to criticize President Donald Trump's decision to phase-out DACA - a program that protected young people brought to the United States illegally by their parents.
After Trump Halt Of Program, Young Immigrants Vow To FightImmigrants are vowing to fight to stay in the U.S. after the Trump administration announced it would dismantle a program that protected hundreds of thousands of young people from deportation.
Trump Defends Decision To Phase Out DACAPresident Donald Trump is defending his decision to phase out a program protecting young immigrants from deportation, saying he is giving Congress a "window of opportunity" to act.
Immigrants Battle Deportation Fears In Harvey's AftermathImmigration advocates are telling Harvey evacuees who are in the country illegally to put their personal safety above fears of being deported.
60 Immigrants Found In Refrigerated Truck Trailer In South TexasA U.S. Customs and Border Protection statement said nobody was hurt and the trucker was arrested at the Falfurrias checkpoint.
Driver Of Texas Trailer Indicted For 10 Passengers' DeathsThe driver of a tractor-trailer packed with people illegally entering the United States in an alleged human smuggling operation was indicted Wednesday on charges related to the deaths of 10 people inside.
17 Immigrants Locked Inside Rig At Truck StopPolice in Edinberg said the immigrants from Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala and Romania may have been locked inside the 18-wheeler in Edinburg for at least eight hours.

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