Visa Overstays Get Little Attention In Border Security DebateHomeland Security says 527,127 people who were supposed to leave the country in 2015 overstayed, more than the population of Atlanta. And that was only those who entered by plane or ship, not on land.
Suspect Charged With Kidnapping Fort Worth ChildEdis Moya Alas is now behind bars, accused of kidnapping a 6-year-old girl over the weekend. But police are still looking into why he targeted this particular child as they attempt to learn more about the suspect.
Trump Says That Illegal Immigrants Were Let In To VoteCiting a Border Patrol union leader, Donald Trump said Friday that agents have been told to allow immigrants into the U.S. illegally "so they can vote in the election." But he offered no evidence to support his claim.
Pence's 'That Mexican Thing' Comment Getting AttentionSome Mexican-Americans are taking issue with Republican Mike Pence brushing off GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump's comments on Mexican immigrants as "that Mexican thing."
Texas Warns Feds It May Withdraw From Refugee ProgramOfficials with the State of Texas sent a letter to the Office of Refugee Resettlement, saying that the Lone Star State intends to withdraw from the federal program if the state's proposed plan is not approved by the end of the month.
Man Arrested For Exposing Himself Near TCU CampusFort Worth police have arrested an illegal immigrant they say was exposing himself near the campus of TCU.
10,000 Syrian Refugees Find New Homes In U.S.California and Michigan are neck-and-neck among states receiving the most Syrian refugees, followed by Arizona, Texas and Illinois. Dallas has gotten 293 refugees since October of last year.
Trump Says He And Mexican President Discussed Wall, Not PaymentStanding alongside the president of Mexico, a measured Donald Trump on Wednesday firmly defended the right of the United States to build a massive border wall along its southern flank but declined to repeat his frequent promise to force Mexico to pay for it.
Trump Appears In Mexico Before Laying Out Immigration PlansDonald Trump has arrived in Mexico, a surprise visit Wednesday to meet with the president of a nation he derided at the start of his White House campaign as a source of rapists and criminals coming to the U.S.
Court Denies Asylum To 28 Detained Latin American MothersA legal ruling that would send 28 detained immigrant mothers and their children back to Latin America despite their claims they face persecution upon return was upheld on Monday by a federal appeals court.
Texan Guilty Of Forced Labor Said She Was "Voice Of God"Prosecutors said that a Texan who claimed to be the "voice of God" faces up to 60 years in prison for forcing two immigrants to work for years without pay. Olga Sandra Murra of Fort Worth smuggled both women into the U.S. in the late 1990s.
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.

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