Smugglers Cross 119 Migrants, Including Unaccompanied Children Amid Storm At Southern Border The group consisted of 93 family members and 26 noncitizen unaccompanied children. They were nationals from the countries of Honduras, Guatemala, El Salvador, Mexico, Nicaragua and Ecuador.
Policy Changes In US And Mexico Appear To Be Driving Migrant Crossings To New HighsAbout four in 10 Border Patrol encounters last month were with families and unaccompanied children at a time when policies in the U.S. and Mexico favor them staying in the United States while they seek asylum.
Number Of Kids Crossing The Mexican Border Alone Hits All-Time High In MarchHistory being made along the Mexican border. The U.S. government picked up nearly 19,000 children traveling alone in March -- the largest monthly number ever recorded.
9-Year-Old Child Dies Trying To Cross Border Into Texas From Mexico, Officials SayA 9-year-old child died while trying to cross the Rio Grande into Texas from Mexico, federal officials said.
Small Texas Border Town The Latest Epicenter For Crossing Of Undocumented Migrant ChildrenRoma, a town of 10,000 people with historic buildings and boarded-up storefronts in Texas' Rio Grande Valley, is the latest epicenter of illegal crossings, where growing numbers of families and children are entering the United States to seek asylum.
U.S. Adding 11,000 Emergency Beds For Migrant ChildrenBy repurposing convention centers, camps for oil workers and military bases, the Biden administration has launched an unprecedented effort to open 11,000 emergency beds for migrant children.
Migrants Continue To Seek Asylum In U.S. Despite Officials Saying Not To ComeThe number of unaccompanied children who have crossed the southern border, who are now in U.S. custody, has grown to more than 15,000.
Teenage Migrants Headed From Texas-Mexico Border To Convention Center In DallasThere is a surge of children crossing the southern border from Mexico and now the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas is preparing to receive thousands of teenage migrants.
Former Agent Accuses US Border Patrol Of Abuse And Corruption, Says She Doesn't Trust AgencyA former Border Patrol agent criticized the federal agency's internal culture, accusing it of promoting an environment of abuse and corruption.
Border Patrol Agents In Texas Detained Cuban Mother Hours After She Gave BirthA Cuban woman gave birth to a baby boy in a Texas hospital and in less than 48 hours U.S. border agents came and detained them both -- that was on January 30.
Suspected Human Smuggler Shot, Killed By Border Patrol Agent In TexasA U.S. Border Patrol agent investigating suspected human smuggling with other agents in Texas fatally shot a person driving a vehicle carrying people believed to be in the country illegally, federal officials said Saturday.
7 Killed, 3 Injured In Crash During Chase Involving Border Patrol In TexasSeven people were killed and three others were injured after a car being pursued by Border Patrol agents smashed into a building in Texas early Thursday, officials said.
Supreme Court Rules Parents Can't Sue US Border Patrol Agent Who Killed Teen Son In MexicoThe Supreme Court said Tuesday that the parents of a Mexican youth who was shot to death in Mexico by a U.S. Border Patrol agent standing on American soil cannot try to sue the agent in U.S. courts for damages.
Greyhound Putting A Stop To Immigration Checks On BusesDallas-based Greyhound says it will stop allowing Border Patrol agents without a warrant to board its buses to conduct immigration checks.
32-Year-Old US Citizen Dies In Border Custody In TexasA 32-year-old United States citizen died Tuesday night after being arrested by Border Patrol agents in South Texas.