National Guardsman Died While Trying To Help Someone During Maryland Flash FloodsEddison Hermond was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a sergeant in the Maryland Army National Guard. He was described by those who knew him as an affable, generous man.
Calif. Governor Says Deal Reached On National Guard MissionCalifornia reached an agreement with the federal government that the state's National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers.
U.S. Says California Rejected Proposed Border Duties For TroopsA state official said nothing was decided.
California To Join National Guard Border MissionCalifornia Gov. Jerry Brown accepted President Donald Trump's call to send the National Guard to the Mexican border, but rejected the White House's portrait of a burgeoning border crisis.
Gradual Deployment Of U.S. Troops To Mexico Border UnderwayThe deployment of National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border at President Donald Trump's request is underway with a gradual ramp-up of troops under orders to help curb illegal immigration.
Sessions To Address Immigration At Border Sheriffs MeetingAttorney General Jeff Sessions plans to bring his firm stance on immigration enforcement to New Mexico where a group of Southwest border sheriffs are meeting Wednesday.
National Guard Starts Arriving At U.S.-Mexico BorderSome National Guard members have started arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border with more expected as federal government officials seek ways to curtail illegal immigration.
Arizona Sends 225 Troops To Mexico Border, More On The WayThe Arizona troops were being sent after Texas announced Friday it would send 250 National Guard members and helicopters took the first of them to the border.