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.
40,000 Migrants Seeking Asylum Stalled At US BorderThe figure — based on reporting by The Associated Press and Mexican government figures — represents a dramatic increase from the start of the year.
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.
Family Of Father, Daughter Who Drowned Trying To Reach US: 'You Can Tell He Was Trying To Protect Her'Those close to Oscar Alberto Martinez confirm his family was headed to Irving. Martinez wanted to go there to be with family and find work.
Fort Worth Company Awarded $26M Government Contract To Supply Border Security TechnologyA North Texas defense electronics company will continue to protect America's border with funds from a $26 million contract from the United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
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.
US Considers More Options For Detaining Transgender MigrantsU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is considering opening a second permanent facility where transgender migrants can be detained.
Border Patrol Says Group Of 1,000+ Migrants Crossing Into El Paso Is Largest They've Ever EncounteredThe group included 934 people in families, 63 unaccompanied children and 39 single adults, authorities said. The majority were from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.
Agents Find 3-Year-Old Migrant Boy Alone Near Texas BorderU.S. Customs and Border Protection said late Tuesday that the boy's name and phone numbers were written on his shoes when agents found him that morning.