U.S.-Mexico Border Wall Could Be Tricky Issue, Especially For O'RourkeWhen Donald Trump visited El Paso to argue that walling off the border makes the country safer, former Democratic congressman and possible 2020 presidential hopeful Beto O'Rourke was ready.
Lion Attacks Owner In Mexican Border City Of Ciudad JuarezA female lion attacked a man who apparently kept her along with another lion and a tiger as pets at his home.
Texas Youth Crosses Border To See Deported Dad Before GraduationA girl from El Paso donned her cap and gown to walk across the U.S. border into Mexico and visit her deported father before graduating from high school.
Border Security Tightens Before Francis’s Visit To MexicoThe task to keep the border in El Paso with Ciudad Juarez safe during Pope Francis’s visit has become a massive undertaking described by law enforcement along the border as “unprecedented.”
Man Sentenced To 50 Years For Kidnapping North Texas Girl A 27-year-old Ohio man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for kidnapping a 14-year-old girl from North Texas. Stephan Cox was also sentenced to 25 years in prison on two counts of sexual assault of a child and was fined $10,000.
Human Smuggling Ringleader Gets 6 Years JailA co-leader of a Dallas-based human smuggling ring has been sentenced to six years in prison for helping slip immigrants through West Texas.
Speedier Border Crossing System To Be UnveiledU.S. Customs and Border Protection officials plan to unveil a new system to shorten the time it takes for people to be processed at ports of entry.
Mexican Police Officer Asks For Asylum In Dallas CourtA police officer from the violent border city of Ciudad Juarez who fled to the U.S. along with his wife and children is asking for asylum in a Dallas immigration court.