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  1. National Guard troops sent to borderRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... if they did. "Those people are trained for warfare, not for law enforcement," said Lucio, whose county includes Brownsville. "I think the money would be better spent if they would give it to the local law enforcement that is close to the border." ...

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  2. Ruling aims to keep immigration facility out of Marble FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... Center on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz. CPB provided media tours Wednesday of two locations in Brownsville, Texas, and Nogales, that have been central to processing the more than 47,000 unaccompanied children who have entered the ...

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  3. Experts: Obama put 'Band-Aid' on migrant crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... declared a humanitarian crisis on the border, a team of experts arrived at the Fort Brown patrol station in Brownsville, Texas, and discovered a makeshift transportation depot for a deluge of foreign children. Thirty Border Patrol agents were ...

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  4. Letter: Illegal immigration tests U.S. resolve, resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection, processing facility in Brownsville,Texas, June 18, 2014.

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  5. Immigrant Children Now Topic In Governor's RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility, Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Brownsville,Texas. (Eric Gay, Pool/AP) Coakley said that while a national immigration solution is ultimately needed, it's the right thing for ...

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  6. Washington Post responds to blast from White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... declared a humanitarian crisis on the border, a team of experts arrived at the Fort Brown patrol station in Brownsville, Tex., and discovered a makeshift transportation depot for a deluge of foreign children. Thirty Border Patrol agents were ...

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  7. Carrier Constellation heading for scrap yardRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... use a single ocean-going tugboat to pull "Connie" almost 17,000 mph, from Bremerton, Washington, to its yard in Brownsville, Texas. The 1,088-foot carrier will be towed around the tip of South America because it is too big to slip through the Panama ...

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  8. Constellation departure date changed to July 31Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Kitsap Sun

    ... announced. The carrier is being taken to to International Shipbreaking Ltd.'s ship dismantling facility in Brownsville, Texas, for complete dismantling and recycling. The ship is expected to arrive in Brownsville in January after a trip around Cape ...

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  9. Obama ignored warnings of illegal child crossings on the border for 2 years: reportRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... One item in the report showcased how in August of 2013, Border Patrol agents at the Fort Brown station in Brownsville, Texas, had set up a makeshift transportation facility for the illegal children - where they also engaged in such jobs as washing ...

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  10. See where Dayton ranks among nation's 'hardest-working' citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    ... report says Boston is the hardest-working city, followed by Miramar, Fla. and San Francisco. Last place went to Brownsville, Texas.

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  11. Influx of alien kids foretold to officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    Nearly a year before President Barack Obama declared a humanitarian crisis on the border, a team of experts arrived at the Fort Brown patrol station in Brownsville, Texas, and discovered a makeshift transportation depot for a deluge of foreign children.

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  12. Value Place secures $34 million to refinance hotelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Amarillo.com

    ... refinance a group of its corporate-owned hotels. The 10 properties being refinanced are located in Lubbock and Brownsville, Texas; Wichita, Kan.; Oklahoma City; Del City, Okla.; Fayetteville, N.C.; and Pensacola, Florida. "Our growing relationship ...

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  13. Visionary in Residence by Bruce SterlingRead the original story

    May 16, 2006 | SF Site

    Bruce Sterling Bruce Sterling was born in 1954 in Brownsville, Texas. He attended University of Texas at Austin and worked for the Texas Legislative Council in Austin as a proofreader back in the late 70s-early 80s.

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  14. Immigration debate upended by a flood of childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... children detainees coloring and drawing at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CPB) processing facility in Brownsville,Texas. From October 2012 through September 2013, the U.S. Border Patrol apprehended about 24,000 unaccompanied children. But the ...

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  15. Immigration issues become lost in border crossing crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Amarillo.com

    ... issues that will still be here after the current crisis stops making headlines. On the Texas side of the Brownsville and Matamoros International Bridge last week, ACLU members gave residents wallet-size pamphlets with information on their rights ...

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  16. Obama administration repeatedly ignored warnings about child...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... had discovered a makeshift transportation depot manned by Border Patrol agents at the Fort Brown station in Brownsville, Texas. Thirty agents were assigned to perform such tasks as washing the children's clothes, driving them to offsite showers, and ...

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  17. Immigration courts bracing for influx of youth migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | USA Today

    ... the terms. Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville,Texas, on June 18, 2014. SAN ANTONIO - One after another, the children from Central America sat at the defendant's table in U.S. ...

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  18. White House reportedly dismissed border crisis as 'local problem' in 2013Read the original story

    Sunday | Free Republic

    ... after discovering a makeshift transportation depot manned by Border Patrol agents at the Fort Brown station in Brownsville, Texas. The report detailed how thirty agents were assigned to perform such tasks as washing the children's clothes, driving ...

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  19. Two Americans Killed Helping Israel Fight HamasRead the original story

    Sunday | Free Republic

    ... to his Facebook page. He attended Saint Joseph Academy, a private high school located north of the city of Brownsville, Texas. He was currently living in Ra'anana, Israel. Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual ...

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  20. Washington Post: White House ignored report about border problemsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Alabama Live

    ... saw children in a makeshift transportation depot manned by Border Patrol agents at the Fort Brown station in Brownsville, Texas. Agents were seen washing children's clothes and making sandwiches for the children, the story said. According to the El ...

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