Groups Sound Alarm As Texas Pushes To Close Dozens Of Shelters For Migrant ChildrenCritics say a move by Gov. Greg Abbott to shutter dozens of shelters housing migrant children could seriously disrupt a national program that is already strained trying to care for minors crossing the U.S.-Mexico border alone.
Storms Cause Evacuation Of Texas Border Patrol Tent FacilityStorms that brought fierce winds to Texas' Rio Grande Valley caused a compound of tents to detain migrant children and families to be evacuated on May 12.
Nearly 2 Months After Being Found At Texas-Mexico Border, Remains Of Migrants Returned To GuatemalaThe bodies, along with three others, were found piled in a charred pickup truck in Camargo, across the Rio Grande from Texas.
Biden Administration Seeing Signs Of Trump-Era Problems At Mexican BorderThe first weeks of President Joe Biden's administration has seen larger numbers of immigrant families crossing the U.S.-Mexico border and warning signs are emerging of the border crises that marked former President Donald Trump's term.
Immigrants In Texas Worry Biden Administration Won't End Trump BarriersThe Trump administration spent a year and a half trying to deport the mother and daughter from El Salvador as they sat in Texas, about 85 miles from the Mexican border. Now, the Biden administration may finish the job.
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.
Acting Immigration And Customs Director Jonathan Fahey Resigns, Only Weeks After Taking OfficeAfter taking over the agency only weeks ago, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement resigned Wednesday. ICE is the agency that detains and deports immigrants and runs international criminal investigations.
Mexico Wants Workers In US Vaccinated For COVID-19 Regardless Of Their Immigration StatusLeaders in Mexico are threatening to invoke the labor section of the free trade agreement to pressure for its workers in the U.S. to have access to the COVID-19 vaccine regardless of their immigration status.
Despite COVID-19 Pandemic, Texas Border Pop-Up School For Young Asylum Seekers ThrivesThe goal was to open an impromptu school where Central American children living in a camp of asylum seekers would be taught reading, writing, math and art... it's now turned into so much more.
Trump Administration Ordered To Stop Throwing Out Children Who Cross Southern Border AloneThe practice of throwing out immigrant children who cross the southern border alone must stop, that according to a federal judge's ruling on November 18.
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.
Dallas Dreamer Celebrates Supreme Court Ruling On DACA: 'It Gives Us Hope'Dreamers in North Texas are calling Thursday's U.S. Supreme Court decision a victory, but say there's still more work to be done.
Federal Judge Briefly Stops US From Expelling Migrant TeenThe ACLU says the boy fled because gang members threatened him after he saw one of them kill someone in his neighborhood.
Judge Demands ICE To Explain Why It Won't Release KidsA judge has criticized the Trump administration’s handling of detained immigrant children and families, ordering it to give the court detailed information about efforts to quickly release them in the wake of the coronavirus.
2 ICE Jail Guards In Louisiana Die After Contracting CoronavirusBoth men who worked at the Richwood Correctional Center had diabetes, their families said.