Feds: Joint U.S.-Mexico Border Inspections Shorten Wait TimesFederal authorities say a program that allows U.S. and Mexico officers to jointly inspect commercial trucks heading north is helping shorten border crossing wait times.
U.S. Border Agents To Inspect U.S.-Bound Trucks On Mexican SoilFor the first time, U.S. border authorities will inspect trucks entering the United States on Mexican soil, working simultaneously with Mexican counterparts.
Border Patrol Union In Texas Backs Out Of Meeting With Donald TrumpA border patrol union has backed out of a meeting with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, but the billionaire businessman is charging ahead with plans to visit the U.S. Mexico border Thursday.
Fort Bliss Increases Security ProceduresThe tighter security is to include random vehicle checks and access limited to Defense Department personnel at some of its gates.
National Guard On Border, But Not Perry's 1,000 In coming weeks, Texas National Guardsmen on two separate missions will be working along the Texas-Mexico border in South Texas.
Louisiana Officials Visit Texas-Mexican BorderConcerns about illegal immigrants coming into Louisiana brings Louisiana officials to border.
Governor Perry Deploys Up To 1,000 National Guard To BorderOn Monday, Governor Rick Perry deployed up to 1,000 National Guard and some state guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border. At a news conference at the State Capitol, the Governor said, "The price of inaction is too high for Texans to pay."
Migrant Family Shares Their Story Of Desperation Getting To TexasAs 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.
DISD Considering Using Closed Campuses To House Immigrant KidsIn the last two years, the DISD has closed at least a dozen school campuses. CBS 11 News has learned that several of those buildings are now on the list of locations the federal government is looking at to temporarily house immigrant children.
Dallas County To House Up To 2,000 Immigrant ChildrenAs many as 2,000 unaccompanied immigrant children will be brought to Dallas by the end of July. The county will be prepared to offer lodging to undocumented children who are currently in holding facilities in McAllen.
Border Resident: Nancy Pelosi Should Visit My RanchA woman says illegal immigrants and gang members are often captured on her south Texas ranch. She's heard them say, "That's okay, Obama's gonna let me go."
Border Patrol Looking To House Immigrants In Abandoned Warehouses Along Rio GrandeLocal governments in south Texas are overwhelmed by the more than 52,000 children who have entered the country illegal in recent months.