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.
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.
Government Opens New Holding Center For Migrant Children In TexasThe U.S. government had opened it's newest holding center for detaining migrant children after they leave Border Patrol stations and it's in Texas.
Texas Congresswoman: "DHS Is Doing Nothing But Covering Up" Border Station ConditionsA Texas congresswoman has accused the Department of Homeland Security of a "cover-up" in response to "horrific" conditions at some stations along the Texas/Mexico border.
Dallas One Of Three Texas Cities Eyed For Permanent Child Detention CentersWill the search for permanent facilities reduce the possible need for temporary shelters in the future?
Border Patrol Under Fire After Inappropriate Facebook Posts By Agents SurfaceAfter learning of a secret Facebook group for U.S. Border Patrol agents, the head of the federal law enforcement agency condemned some comments made there as "completely inappropriate".
Advocates Want Court To Order Immediate Child Border Facility InspectionsImmigrant advocates are asking a federal judge to issue an emergency order requiring the immediate inspections of child border detention facilities like the one in Clint, Texas.
Hundreds Of Migrant Children Moved From Squalid Conditions At Texas FacilityAfter reports that more than 300 children were being held in dismal conditions at a Border Patrol station in Texas the U.S. government has taken some action.
More Scrutiny For Texas Border patrol Center After Teen Found With PreemieNew scrutiny over the weekend for a South Texas U.S. Border Patrol where a teenage mother was found with a premature baby.
Conditions At Texas Border Patrol Facility Highlighted After Premature Baby FoundAn advocate found a sick teen with a tiny baby, born premature, being held in detention instead of where she believes the baby should have been — a hospital neonatal unit.
South Texas Border Patrol Facility Resumes Intake Of Migrants After Flu OutbreakThe primary Border Patrol facility for processing migrants in South Texas has resumed normal operations, less than 24 hours after the facility suspended intake operations after 32 people tested positive for the flu.
Border Patrol Closes South Texas Facility That Detained Migrant Who Later DiedBorder patrol agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for processing migrants in South Texas after the death of a 16-year-old boy.
Another Migrant Child Has Died In Texas After Detention By Border PatrolThe U.S. government has confirmed another 16-year-old Guatemalan child died Monday at a Border Patrol station in South Texas.
Another Migrant Child Dies In Texas; 4th To Die In U.S. Custody Since DecemberA Guatemalan official says a 2½-year-old migrant child has died after crossing the border.
Feds Scouting Potential Sites In North Texas For Migrant Children To StayThe surge of unaccompanied minors crossing illegally into the U.S. is overwhelming the government's facilities and shelters along the southern border and more places are needed to house them.