Officials: 150 US Border Agents Being Sent To South TexasFederal officials say 150 Border Patrol agents will be deployed to South Texas from Arizona, California and elsewhere to help process a spike in immigrants who have been apprehended after illegally entering the U.S.
Officials: Wave Of Immigrants Taxing South Texas ServicesSouth Texas officials say they're struggling to provide services to a fresh wave of immigrants who have entered the U.S. illegally.
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.
Complaint: U.S. Border & Customs Officers Abusing ResidentsImmigrant advocates are complaining about U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers' actions toward residents along the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas and New Mexico.
U.S. Customs Roasts Man For Smuggling Raw Chickens At DFW AirportU.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists working at Dallas Fort Worth International Airport fined a traveler for attempting to smuggle five uncooked chickens and three packages of pork meat this week.
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.
Travelers Bring One Of World's Worst Invasive Species Through DFWDallas/Fort Worth International Airport is one of the largest airports in the world, but it seems smaller, more ruinous creatures (transported by humans) have been wiggling their way into North Texas.
Man Found With Cocaine-Stuffed Tamales At AirportFederal officials at a Houston airport found several ounces of cocaine inside tamales being carried by a man from El Salvador.
Teen Mom Endures Hunger, Lack Of Sleep & Violence To Get To TexasSome unaccompanied minors have already arrived in North Texas and have been released to relatives or family friends until their day in court. This story details the trials and perils of a teenage girl and her one-year-old son.
Texas Woman, Hospital Settle Body Cavity Search Lawsuit A Texas hospital is settling a lawsuit with a woman who says she was subjected to invasive cavity searches by medical staff at the behest of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
Texas Man Who Shined Laser On Customs Copter Gets Prison A judge has sentenced a 28-year-old Texas man to 1½ years in prison for pointing a green laser beam at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter.
Spending Cuts Could Impact DFW AirportsA series of automatic spending cuts set to take effect on March 1 could have a significant impact on Dallas-Fort Worth area airports.