Inspection Reveals 900 Migrants Crammed Into 125-Person Border Facility In El PasoInspectors found migrants held in standing-room only spaces for days and some standing on toilets.
Border Patrol Says Group Of 1,000+ Migrants Crossing Into El Paso Is Largest They've Ever EncounteredThe group included 934 people in families, 63 unaccompanied children and 39 single adults, authorities said. The majority were from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador.
President Trump To Impose New Tariffs On All Mexican Goods Due To Migrant CrisisThe president said the tariffs would be lifted "if the illegal migration crisis is alleviated through effective actions taken by Mexico," which will "be determined in our sole discretion and judgment."
Presidential Candidate Beto O'Rourke Unveils Sweeping Immigration PlanDemocratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke on Wednesday unveiled a sweeping immigration plan to seek a pathway to U.S. citizenship for 11 million people in the country illegally.
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.
Honduran Man Arrested For Trying To Cross Texas Border With Infant Who Isn't His; ICE Calls It 'New Level Of Child Endangerment'“Cases like this demonstrate the real danger that exists to children in this disturbing new trend,” said HSI Acting Executive Associate Director Alysa Erichs.
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.
Environmental Laws Waived - Border Wall To Go Through National Monument, Wildlife RefugeThe government plans on replacing barriers along 100 miles of the southern border, including through a national monument and a wildlife refuge.
TSA To Send Hundreds, Including Air Marshals, To US-Mexico BorderThe Transportation Security Administration is planning to send hundreds of officials to help with efforts to deal with migrant inflows on the southern border just as the busy summer travel season begins, CNN reports.
Death Of 16-Year-Old In Texas Raises Questions About U.S. Care Of MigrantsThe death of a 16-year-old boy has heightened scrutiny of the U.S. government's ability to adequately care for the surge in migrant families and children crossing the border.
Feds Have 6 Months To ID Children Split From Families At Mexican BorderA judge has given the federal government six months to identify potentially thousands of children who were separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Amid Border Chaos, Truckers Waiting Hours, Sometimes Days To Cross Into U.S.The Trump administration has reassigned so many inspectors from U.S.-Mexico border crossings that truckers are waiting in line for hours and sometimes days to get shipments to the United States.
White House Blasts Judge Who Ruled Against Asylum Seekers PolicyThe White House says President Trump "will do whatever it takes" to protect Americans after a judge blocked the administration's policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico.