U.S. Immigration Officials Test Program In Texas To Speed Asylum Case ReviewsU.S. immigration authorities are using a Texas Border Patrol station to test a program meant to speed up reviews of asylum claims.
Judge Blocks Trump Administration's US-Mexico Border Asylum Restrictions
Government Opens New Holding Center For Migrant Children In TexasThe U.S. government had opened it's newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations and it's in Texas.
Texas Congresswoman: "DHS Is Doing Nothing But Covering Up" Border Station ConditionsA Texas congresswoman has accused the Department of Homeland Security of a "cover-up" in response to "horrific" conditions at some stations along the Texas/Mexico border.
Border Patrol Under Fire After Inappropriate Facebook Posts By Agents SurfaceAfter learning of a secret Facebook group for U.S. Border Patrol agents, the head of the federal law enforcement agency condemned some comments made there as "completely inappropriate".
Advocates Want Court To Order Immediate Child Border Facility InspectionsImmigrant advocates are asking a federal judge to issue an emergency order requiring the immediate inspections of child border detention facilities like the one in Clint, Texas.
Hundreds Of Migrant Children Moved From Squalid Conditions At Texas FacilityAfter reports that more than 300 children were being held in dismal conditions at a Border Patrol station in Texas the U.S. government has taken some action.
Texas Officials Say Woman, Toddler, 2 Infants Found Dead Near Border Died Of Heat ExposureOfficials in South Texas say four people, including three children, found dead near the border with Mexico most likely died of dehydration and heat exposure.
Migrant Children At Texas Border Facility Give First-Hand Account Of Dismal ConditionsA bleak portrait of conditions at a Borer Patrol facility near El Paso has emerged after a legal team interviewed dozens of children.
Dallas Receives Asylum Seekers From El Paso ShelterThe city of Dallas has begun receiving asylum seekers from a shelter in El Paso, with a local church being used as a checkpoint.
White House Blasts Judge Who Ruled Against Asylum Seekers PolicyThe White House says President Trump "will do whatever it takes" to protect Americans after a judge blocked the administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico.
Sen. Ted Cruz Says Closing US-Mexico Border 'Would Be Devastating To Texas'"Millions of jobs, in Texas and across the country, depend upon trade with Mexico, and the federal government shouldn’t do anything to jeopardize those jobs," Sen. Cruz said.
President Trump Backing Away From Threats To Close U.S.-Mexico BorderPresident Donald Trump eased up on his threats to close the southern border as officials in his administration explored measures that might satisfy his urge for action.
Southern Border Crisis Reaches North Texas As President Continues Closure ThreatsPresident Trump continues to threaten to seal off the southern border and cut off aid to Central America.
Immigration Officials Move Migrants From Holding Area Under El Paso BridgeU.S. immigration officials say they will close a migrant holding area under a bridge connecting El Paso with Juarez, Mexico.