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  1. Fort Bliss man identified as victim in El Paso nightclub shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 17 | Stars and Stripes

    El Paso police have identified a homicide suspect and the man killed in a shooting outside a Northeast after-hours nightclub during the weekend. Demarquis Quintev Smith, 32, of Fort Bliss, was killed early Sunday when gunshots were fired at a vehicle leaving the parking lot of Club Hush, 8216 Dyer St. near Hercules Avenue, police said.

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  2. Exhausted and subdued, reunited families return to GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Hermelindo Che Coc, of Guatemala, holds back tears prior to a check-in with immigration enforcement authorities in Los Angeles on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Che Coc says his 6-year-old son feared he was dead after U.S. authorities separated the pair on the U.S.-Mexico border after they crossed into Texas in May. He says authorities told him he would be detained and his son was sent to a shelter in New York.

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  3. Hugs and sobs: Families separated in US return to GuatemalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Hermelindo Che Coc, of Guatemala, holds back tears prior to a check-in with immigration enforcement authorities in Los Angeles on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. Che Coc says his 6-year-old son feared he was dead after U.S. authorities separated the pair on the U.S.-Mexico border after they crossed into Texas in May. He says authorities told him he would be detained and his son was sent to a shelter in New York.

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  4. Immigrant parents happy but traumatized after kids returnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Hermelindo Che Coc, of Guatemala, kneels as Father Tom Carey, left, Rev. David Farley and Rev.

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  5. Border Protection says NYC mayor crossed border illegallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his security detail violated both Mexican and U.S. immigration laws by crossing the border on foot during a visit near El Paso, Texas, U.S. Customs and Border Protection alleges in a letter obtained by The Associated Press. De Blasio, a fierce critic of the Trump administration's immigration policies, went to the Texas border with about 20 other mayors from around the country on June 21, the day after President Donald Trump signed an order stopping family separations at the border.

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  6. Dozens of immigrant children will be reunited with parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Dozens of immigrant children under the age of 5 will be released from government custody and reunited with their parents Tuesday after being separated at the border under President Donald Trump's zero-tolerance immigration policy. A government lawyer said Monday at least 54 children under the age of 5 would join their parents by a court-ordered deadline, only about half the 100 or so children covered by the order.

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  7. Officials: DHS requests 12,000 beds to detain familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    In this Sept. 9, 2014, file photo, cars wait to enter Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas.

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  8. Authorities abandon 'zero-tolerance' for immigrant familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    The Trump administration has scaled back a key element of its zero-tolerance immigration policy amid a global uproar over the separation of more than 2,300 migrant families, halting the practice of turning over parents to prosecutors for charges of illegally entering the country. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan said Monday that President Donald Trump's order last week to stop splitting immigrant families at the border required a temporary halt to prosecuting parents and guardians, unless they had criminal history or the child's welfare was in question.

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  9. Trump looking to erect tent cities at military bases to house unaccompanied childrenRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    The Trump administration is looking to build tent cities at military posts around Texas to shelter the increasing number of unaccompanied migrant children being held in detention. The Department of Health and Human Services will visit Fort Bliss, a sprawling Army base near El Paso in the coming weeks to look at a parcel of land where the administration is considering building a tent city to hold between 1,000 and 5,000 children, according to U.S. officials and other sources familiar with the plans.

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  10. USASOC welcomes new command chief warrant officer, celebrates career of CW5 SeranoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    As the first command chief warrant officer in U.S. Army Special Operations Command history, Chief Warrant Officer 5 Heriberto Serrano Jr. left an indelible mark on the organization overseeing the Army's most elite forces. But now, Lt.

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  11. 155th remembers soldier lost in trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Spc. Duke Gilmore, 34, passed away May 12 while conducting pre-mobilization training at Fort Bliss, Texas. He was laid to rest May 20 in his hometown of Bastrop, La.

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  12. Militant Cuban exile Luis Posada Carriles has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Former CIA operative and militant Cuban exile Luis Posada Carriles, who was accused of organizing a string of 1997 Havana hotel bombings and a 1976 Cuban airline bombing that killed 73 people, has died. He was 90. Posada, who had been diagnosed with throat cancer about five years ago, died Wednesday at a care home for elderly veterans in Broward Country, north of Miami, according to Arturo Hernandez, a lawyer for the hardline exile.

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  13. Charge dropped against former Fort Bliss soldier accused in El Paso constable's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    A judge approved an amended dismissal motion Monday to drop an aggravated assault charge against a man accused of causing the death of a constable. The decision came after defense lawyers claimed the original motion was unfair and vindictive.

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  14. Trump pays tribute to fallen police officers in emotional ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    President Donald Trump paid emotional tribute Tuesday to fallen law enforcement officers and the loved ones who carry on without them, saying those who wore the uniform "were among the bravest Americans to ever live." Trump, who likes to project an image of strength and has been criticized for failing to bring the nation together at times of tragedy, made a rare showing of public empathy as he shared the stories of some of the families gathered in the crowd.

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  15. Mississippi National Guard continues training for June deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    More than 4,000 Mississippi National Guard soldiers are about one-third of the way through intensive training to prepare them for a nine-month deployment to the Middle East. The guardsmen made their way to Fort Bliss, Texas, in March for the start of live-fire training and maneuvers.

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  16. Sessions to address immigration at border sheriffs meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    As thousands of National Guard troops deploy to the Mexico border, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions plans to bring his firm stance on immigration enforcement to New Mexico, where a group of Southwest border sheriffs are meeting Wednesday. Sessions will speak in Las Cruces at the Texas Border Sheriff's Coalition Annual Spring Meeting with the Southwestern Border Sheriff's Coalition, made up of 31 sheriff's departments from Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and California.

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  17. Why US militarization of border isn't newRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    President Donald Trump's promise to use the National Guard to secure the U.S.-Mexico border isn't a new concept and is something the U.S. has done in the past for varying reasons. Both Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama sent National Guard troops to the border when they were in the White House.

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  18. Retrial of former Fort Bliss soldier charged in constable's death startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    Conflicting accounts about the night that a popular West Side constable died were the main focus in the opening day of the retrial of a former Fort Bliss soldier accused of contributing to his death. Testimony began Tuesday in the second trial of Devon Huerta-Person, 22, who is accused of contributing to the death of Precinct 1 Constable Robert White by allegedly punching him in the face at a Halloween event.

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  19. Soldier's appeal rejected in murder of teen girlfriend's motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Stars and Stripes

    In this May 14, 2015, file photo, Caleb Barnes is escorted to court for a preliminary hearing in Allentown, Pa. A Pennsylvania appeals court on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, upheld the life-without-parole sentence imposed on Barnes, who was convicted of killing his then-14-year-old girlfriend's mother because she disapproved of their relationship.

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  20. FBI: No evidence of attack in Border Patrol agent's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | Stars and Stripes

    FBI officials said Wednesday that the investigation into the November death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent has yielded no evidence that there was a "scuffle, altercation or attack" more than two months after President Donald Trump and others used the suggestion of an attack to promote the building of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Investigators have conducted more than 650 interviews and involved 37 field offices in their probe, but have not found definitive evidence of an attack, the FBI said in a statement.

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