Rush To Build Border Wall Sections Leaves Damage Including Blown-Up Mountains, Toppled CactusThe push is on to build more of President Donald Trump’s border wall before his term ends next month, that has work crews using dynamite blasts, in remote and rugged areas, forever reshaping U.S. landscapes as they pulverize mountaintops.
More Than 1,000 Migrant Children In US Government Custody Have Contracted COVID-19More than 1,000 migrant children in US government custody have tested positive for coronavirus since March, according to the federal agency charged with their care.
Mexican Soldiers Kill 9 Alleged Gunmen At Texas BorderOfficials say Mexican soldiers killed nine alleged gunmen along the border with Texas in the northeastern state of Tamaulipas.
Former President Bush Pays Tribute To Immigrants In New BookBush, who served as president from 2001-2009, has often praised the contributions of immigrants, a notable contrast to President Donald Trump.
Despite Judge's Order, 100 Migrant Children Remain In ICE CustodyThe U.S. government did not release 100 immigrant children detained with their parents despite this week's deadline set by a judge who had described family detention centers as "on fire" due to the threat of the coronavirus.
Supreme Court Declines To Hear Environmental Groups' Border Wall ChallengeThe Supreme Court is leaving in place a decision that rejected environmental groups' challenge to sections of wall the Trump administration is building along the U.S. border with Mexico.
U.S. Extends Non-Essential Travel Restrictions With Mexico And CanadaThe United States has decided to extend its agreement with Mexico and Canada to keep their border closed to non-essential travel until July 21 during the coronavirus pandemic.
DHS: Coronavirus Pandemic Measures Cut Illegal Border Crossings By HalfA Trump administration official says illegal border crossings have dropped by half as the strictest U.S.-Mexico border policies yet went into place amid the coronavirus pandemic.
2 Texas Border Wall Projects Accelerated After Homeland Security Waives Contracting LawsSaying the move would accelerate construction of the wall at the U.S.-Mexico border, the Trump administration is set to waive federal contracting laws.
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.
Congolese Woman, 41, Dies After Entering US Border CustodyA 41-year-old Congolese woman died in U.S. government custody shortly after she entered a border station in South Texas Wednesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.
At Least 21 Dead After Mexico Cartel Attack Near Texas BorderMexican security forces killed seven more members of a presumed cartel assault force that rolled into a town near the Texas border and staged an hour-long attack, officials said — bringing the death toll to at least 21.
Over 150 Pounds Of Prohibited Bologna Seized At Texas-Mexico BorderOver 150 pounds of bologna were seized at the Texas-Mexico border Thursday morning.
Officer Shot During Midland-Odessa Rampage Leaves Hospital; Specialist Will Treat Glass Shards In EyeFellow officers, members of the community and hospital professionals lined up in respect and cheered as Officer Zack Owens was wheeled out of the hospital.
Muslim-Led Crowdfunding Campaign Raises $150K For Migrant DetaineesA North Texas faith leader has jumped into the “detained migrant” debate with a campaign, which is freeing detainees.