US Border Agent In Texas Shot At From Across Mexican BorderOfficials with US Customs and Border Protection say shots were fired at one of their agents during a routine patrol in the El Paso region.
U.S.-Mexico Border Arrests During Summer Remain At Highest Level In DecadesAccording to federal authorities the month of July saw tens of thousands of migrants arrested while attempting to enter the United States from Mexico.
Border Patrol Van Carrying Migrants Run Off West Texas Road; At Least 6 InjuredThe crash happened around 7:30 a.m. near a rest area on the westbound side of Interstate 10 two miles east of Van Horn, approximately 115 miles southeast of El Paso,
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.