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.
Texan Busted With $1M In Cocaine During Traffic StopSheriff's deputies in Mississippi arrested a Texas man and seized more than $1 million in cocaine during a traffic stop.
Border Patrol Orders Medical Checks After Second Child Dies In CustodyU.S. Customs and Border Protection has ordered medical checks on every child in its custody after an 8-year-old boy from Guatemala died, marking the second death of an immigrant child in the agency's care in December.
2nd Child Dies In Immigration CustodyU.S. Customs and Border Protection promised "an independent and thorough review of the circumstances."
US Sued For $60 Million After Infant In Detention Later DiedYazmin Juarez's 1-year-old daughter, Mariee, died in May.
Agents At Texas Port Of Entry Seize $2M In Packaged CocaineAgents inspecting a truck at a South Texas border entry point have seized more than $2 million worth of cocaine wrapped in about 100 packages.
DHS To Waive Laws For New Border Gates In South TexasThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Tuesday that it will waive environmental laws so it can build gates between sections of border barriers in South Texas.
Texas Supreme Court To Hear Sex Offender Law ChallengeThe Texas Supreme Court will consider a challenge to the state's retroactive sex offender laws that some say unfairly stack new punishments on those convicted in plea deals.
Exhibit Showcases Images Of Mexico Border Walls, FencesThe U.S. border wall with Mexico is frequently in the news, but few people have a chance to visit it up close, or to see details of the various sections.
More than $124K In Khat Drug Seized At DFW International AirportU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at DFW International Airport seized a shipment of khat over the weekend valued at $124,670.
Contractor Makes Progress On New Border Wall In New MexicoConstruction workers have completed more than half of a new barrier along a desolate stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border in southern New Mexico.