President Trump Backing Away From Threats To Close U.S.-Mexico BorderPresident Donald Trump eased up on his threats to close the southern border as officials in his administration explored measures that might satisfy his urge for action.
Thousands Of Undocumented Immigrants Being Released From Overcrowded Processing Center In South TexasAs of Friday, about 2,000 immigrants had been released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection into three cities in the area: McAllen, Brownsville and Harlingen.
US Is Preparing To Begin Building Part Of Texas Border WallLast March, Congress approved more than $600 million for 33 miles of new barriers in the Rio Grande Valley.
1,000+ Troops Converge On Border Awaiting Migrant CaravanMore than 1,000 troops are on the U.S. Mexico border preparing for the possible arrival of a migrant caravan.
Dallas Woman In Custody After Trying To Smuggle Boy, 14, Into USA 27-year-old Dallas woman is in federal custody on charges she tried to smuggle a 14-year-old boy into the U.S. from Mexico.
Lawyers Try To Stop Mexican Citizen's Execution In TexasRuben Ramirez Cardenas was scheduled for lethal injection Wednesday evening for the February 1997 killing of Mayra Laguna in the Rio Grande Valley in South Texas.
Trump's Border Wall Models Take Shape In San DiegoThe last two of eight prototypes for President Donald Trump's proposed border wall took shape Thursday at a construction site in San Diego.
Advocates Stage First Big Texas Protest Against Border WallHundreds of protesters wearing white and chanting in English and Spanish marched Saturday in Texas' first major protest against a border wall.
Border Wall Could Leave Americans On "Mexican Side"President Trump's border wall could seal some Americans on the "Mexican side," technically on U.S. soil, but outside of the barrier planned to be built north of the Rio Grande River separating the two countries.
Protest Planned For House Speaker Paul Ryan's Texas VisitProtesters say House Speaker Paul Ryan will be hearing from them as he makes his first visit to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Sen. Cruz Says Rio Grande Valley Crucial To Texas' Economic StrengthU.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) visited the Rio Grande Valley Friday and Saturday to meet with agriculture leaders, business owners and border mayors.
Mexican Boy, 15, Held After $1.1M South Texas Marijuana BustLaw officers in South Texas have apprehended a 15-year-old Mexican boy accused of driving a vehicle hauling more than a half-ton of smuggled marijuana.
Feds To Tour Texas Over Special Education BarriersThe U.S. Department of Education plans to send officials to tour Texas next month and take public comment on the state reportedly capping student enrollment in special education.
2nd Immigration Holding Facility Opening At Texas BorderFederal immigration officials will set up a second temporary holding facility along the Texas border to deal with a surge in arrivals of families and unaccompanied children fleeing violence and poverty in Central America.
First Zika Case Transmitted By Mosquito In Texas ConfirmedThe Texas Department of State Health Services said Monday the patient is a resident of Cameron County, located on the border the state shares with Mexico.