Despite COVID-19 Pandemic, Texas Border Pop-Up School For Young Asylum Seekers ThrivesThe goal was to open an impromptu school where Central American children living in a camp of asylum seekers would be taught reading, writing, math and art... it's now turned into so much more.
Some Trump Administration U.S.-Mexico Border Policies Being Reviewed By Supreme CourtThe U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear two cases involving the Trump administration's policies at the U.S.-Mexico border. One case will look at a policy that makes asylum-seekers wait in Mexico for American court hearings and another centers on the administration's use of border wall money.
Trump Administration Quietly Shuts Down Asylum Along U.S.-Mexican Borders To Fight COVID-19The U.S. government used an obscure public health law to justify one of its most aggressive border crackdowns ever.
Officials In U.S. And Mexico Announce New, Tougher Travel Restrictions Along BorderAs expected, the United States and Mexico announced Friday that travel would be sharply restricted along their shared border as part of efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus.
Texas Border Crossing 1 Of 2 In U.S. Where Government Is Sending Military PoliceA federal appeals court blocked a policy to send migrants to wait in Mexico for their U.S. court dates, now 160 military police and engineers are being sent to two official border crossings.
With The Focus Turned To Mexicans, US Border Arrests Drop AgainFor the seventh straight month, the number of people arrested or stopped entering the United States on the Mexico border fell in December.
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.