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1 hr ago | El Paso Times
A terrifying telephone scam known as a "virtual kidnapping" is targeting doctors in El Paso and other Texas border cities.
5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Central American migrants just released from U.S. Border Patrol detention wait at a bus station in McAllen, Tex., on July 25, for their continued journey to various U.S. destinations.
7 hrs ago | Breitbart.com
As unaccompanied minors continue to illegally cross the Texas-Mexico border, President Obama's Health and Human Services has been quietly releasing them onto U.S. soil.
8 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
An immigrant peers out from a detention area in McAllen, Texas, Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the McAllen Border Patrol Station.
10 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
Lucy, a patient advocate, waters potted flowers on the Whole Women's Health Clinic's last day of seeing patients, in McAllen, Texas, March 4, 2014.
14 hrs ago | Progress Times
McALLEN - One hundred and fifty experienced Border Patrol agents have arrived to the Rio Grande Valley Sector to bolster targeted enforcement efforts and supplement current manpower.
16 hrs ago | McClatchy
Masked militias have arrived in South Texas with semi-automatic rifles and tactical gear, causing a stir not only in border communities, but also among state officials.
Executives from the CPIFL and the LSFL are forming committees to explore a possible merger to create a new indoor football league.
Wearing a purple shirt and black tie, the 17-year-old boy from Honduras whistled nervously as he walked to the front of a courtroom to face an immigration judge in Phoenix.
Detainees are escorted to an area to make phone calls as hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz.
We met Carolina while visiting a "welcome center" for recently-processed immigrants at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McAllen, Texas.
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson appeared recently at the Aspen Security Forum.
A woman who says she was sexually assaulted by a Border Patrol agent guarding her at a South Texas hospital has filed a federal lawsuit against him, alleging he violated her constitutional rights.
The U.S. government will open a 55,000 square foot processing center in McAllen, Texas July 20 to temporarily house unaccompanied illegal children.
Tensions continued last week concerning the tens of thousands of Central Americans - primarily unaccompanied minors and women with small children - who cross into the Lone Star State, without documentation, to escape violence and poverty in their own countries.Those intercepted by the authorities are moved to detention facilities and processed ... (more)
The topic might be as complex as it is controversial. Texas state Representative David Simpson says that controversy has taken on more of a human face, after he spent several days touring the Mexico-U.S. border.
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Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 09:50 pm
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