Officials: Border Agent Shoots, Kills Alleged Illegal Immigrant After Being AttackedAn immigrant who was in the country illegally was shot and killed Wednesday by a Border Patrol agent in Rio Bravo, Texas, according to US Customs and Border Protection.
Protesters Shut Down Commercial Bridge Linking Mexico, TexasAt least 200 demonstrators blocked a major commercial bridge between Mexico and Texas on Monday to protest the disappearance of dozens of people in the border city of Nuevo Laredo.
HHS Considering Housing Immigrant Children At Military BasesThe Health and Human Services Department is considering housing children picked up crossing the U.S. border illegally -- either alone or after being separated from their parents by the government -- at military bases.
11 Sentenced In Texas-Based Human Smuggling RingNearly a dozen members of a family-run human smuggling organization have been sentenced in Texas.
Next Steps For Migrant Caravan Will Unfold Out Of Public ViewThe caravan of Central Americans seeking asylum in the United States have arrived at the border, but the next steps in their journey will unfold mostly out of public view.
Smugglers Abandon Tiger Cub In Duffel Bag Along Texas BorderSmugglers left behind a tiger cub in a duffel bag when they fled back to Mexico after attempting to cross the Rio Grande River into Texas, border officials said Tuesday.
Feds Begin Processing Asylum Seekers From Central American CaravanU.S. border inspectors allowed some of the Central American asylum seekers to enter the country for processing, ending a brief impasse over lack of space.
Father, Daughter Get Prison For South Texas Human SmugglingA father and daughter are going to prison for leading a South Texas human smuggling ring that prosecutors say charged up to $2,600 per immigrant for transport to Houston.
Calif. Governor Says Deal Reached On National Guard MissionCalifornia reached an agreement with the federal government that the state's National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers.
U.S. Says California Rejected Proposed Border Duties For TroopsA state official said nothing was decided.
California To Join National Guard Border MissionCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown accepted President Donald Trump's call to send the National Guard to the Mexican border, but rejected the White House's portrait of a burgeoning border crisis.
South Texas Man Gets 17 Years For Immigrant Death In ToolboxProsecutors say the toolbox was 30 inches long, 26 inches wide and 16 inches deep. The bed was secured by a latch not accessible from inside the toolbox.