Texas Soldier Among 2 Found Dead Near Border, Officials Say Each Committed SuicideAccording to a medical examiner in Arizona, a North Texas soldier helping secure the Mexican border took his own life this week.
Central American Migrants Stopped At Unused Factory Before Crossing Texas BorderA caravan of some 1,600 Central American migrants is surrounded by Mexican authorities in an old factory a short distance from the Texas border, where they hope to seek asylum.
Trump Makes Surprise Christmas Visit To Troops In IraqPresident Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have made a surprise trip to Iraq to visit U.S. troops.
Some U.S. Troops To Leave Border This Week; About 3K To RemainOfficials say active duty troops will begin leaving the southern U.S border this week and the number of forces there will go down to at least 3,000 by the holidays.
Migrants Fill Tijuana Shelters, More On Way To U.S. BorderThe first members of a caravan of Central Americans to reach the U.S. border slept in overcrowded shelters and in tents with a view of armed U.S. Border Patrol agents.
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.
Hundreds Of Migrants Leave Mexico City Headed For BorderAbout 500 Central American migrants headed out of Mexico City on Friday to embark on the longest and most dangerous leg of their journey to the U.S. border.
Along Border, A Growing Opposition To Military DeploymentSome residents in the Southwest are speaking out against President Trump's deployment of military troops to the border to intercept a slow-moving caravan of migrants.
Mattis Preparing Order To Send Troops To US-Mexico BorderDefense Secretary Jim Mattis is preparing an order that would send approximately 800 U.S. troops to the border, CBS News' David Martin has confirmed.
CEO Says She's Devoted To Keeping The 'Girl' In Girl ScoutsThe head of the Girl Scouts says that while the organization is disappointed that the Boy Scouts have decided to accept girls it is focused on helping "parents understand the benefits of Girl Scouts."
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.
Troops Await Orders For Trump Border Security DeploymentOregon Gov. Kate Brown says she won't let National Guard troops from her state be stationed at the Mexican border if President Donald Trump requests them.
Trump Signs Order To Send Troops To US BorderThe document orders the Secretary of Defense to support the Department of Homeland Security in securing the southern border to stop the flow of drugs and people.
US Military Helicopter Crashes, Killing All On BoardU.S. officials said Friday that a U.S. military helicopter had crashed in western Iraq, killing all service members on board.
Pentagon: Military Response In Texas Could Soon ExpandThe military's role in Harvey rescue and recovery efforts has been limited by weather and flooding but could soon expand by tenfold or more, a senior National Guard officer said Tuesday.