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Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson appeared recently at the Aspen Security Forum.
7 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic
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.
9 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The U.S. government will open a 55,000 square foot processing center in McAllen, Texas July 20 to temporarily house unaccompanied illegal children.
14 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online
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)
18 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler
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.
More than a third of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, the same situation as 10 years ago, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute.
McAllen, Texas, sits in the Rio Grande Valley at a crossroads of fates. Desperate migrants fleeing murderous drug wars arrive on the threshold of salvation.
McALLEN, Texas >> For nearly two months, images of immigrant children who have crossed the border without a parent, only to wind up in concrete holding cells once in United States, have tugged at heartstrings.
Rep. Joaquin Castro sent a letter to Texas Gov. Rick Perry Monday saying his decision to send the National Guard to the border was "rooted in politics" accusing him of misrepresenting the area's safety.
MCALLEN, Texas-Accusations about Mexican drug traffickers receiving favors from Texas cops and rampant bribery were made by a former sheriff's commander during the sentencing of another high ranking member in one of South Texas' largest law enforcement agencies.
Rodizio Grill, America's First Brazilian Steakhouse, is opening its second location in Texas and its first in the McAllen border city.
On June 24, 2014, volunteers gather at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in McAllen, where the Rio Grande Valley Catholic Charities have a makeshift shelter to help handle the surge of immigrants who have crossed into the U.S. in recent weeks.
MCALLEN, Texas-Breitbart Texas invited a team of Texas grassroots leaders to tour the Texas-Mexico border.
MCALLEN, Texas-A single group of illegal aliens entering Texas from Mexico over the weekend included foreign nationals from Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, according to the National Border Patrol Council .
Outside a sterile City Hall fringed by the town's historical artifacts, McAllen Mayor Jim Darling walks at a brisk pace with his communications director leading five paces ahead of him.
From July 13 to July 20, I drove a small truck from Minneapolis, Minnesota down to McAllen, Texas.
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Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:37 pm
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