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  1. Border Patrol demonstrate dangers of crossing the borderRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Valley Morning Star

    U.S. Border Patrol BORSTAR agents tend to a mock patient during a brush walk hosted by the U. S. Border Patrol to show the harshness of crossing the U.S.-Mexican border on foot near the Rio Grande April 20, 2017 in Roma.

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  2. Border Patrol agents save two men from drowning in Rio GrandeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 19 | Fox News

    Border Patrol agents pull a man from the Rio Grande into their patrol boat near Roma, Texas Tuesday, April 18, 2017. According to a statement from U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the men had been swimming with their families when they began struggling to stay afloat.

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  3. Cuellar, Starr County officials hold border security roundtableRead the original story

    Monday Apr 17 | The Brownsville Herald

    ... education, infrastructure and border security. Noel Benavidez, treasurer of the Industrial Foundation who owns land in Roma, said he received a notice of condemnation from the government in 2008. He said he received another letter in February this ...

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  4. Cuellar and Starr County officials hold border security roundtableRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | TheMonitor.com

    ... education, infrastructure and border security. Noel Benavidez, treasurer of the Industrial Foundation who owns land in Roma, said he received a notice of condemnation from the government in 2008. He said he received another letter in February of ...

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  5. Stakeholders voice concerns amid uncertainty over border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... ations? "We're all in favor of border security, but the wall is not the answer for us," said Roberto Salinas , mayor of Roma, during a stakeholder meeting on Monday. "The Roma economy is not

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  6. Border wall could leave some Americans on a Mexican sidea in South TexasRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 16 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... drugs. A higher wall is "still not going to stop them," he said. "They'll shot-put it or whatever they have to do." In Roma, a town of 10,000 people, a visitor standing on the bluffs overlooking the Rio Grande can see traffic moving across a tiny ...

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  7. Border wall could leave some Americans on 'Mexican side'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Toledo Blade

    A family picnics on the banks of the Rio Grande in Miguel Aleman, Tamaulipas, Mexico, located across the river from Roma, Texas. A border wall like the one President Donald Trump has imagined could seal some Americans on the "Mexican side," technically on U.S. soil, but outside of a barrier built north of the river separating the two countries.

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  8. How Trumpa s a Deportation Forcea Could Become RealityThe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | New York Magazine

    A Border Patrol agent speaks with Central American immigrant families who crossed into the United States seeking asylum on April 14, 2016 in Roma, Texas. It looks like the courts will strike down President Trump's executive order punishing "sanctuary cities," and congressional Republicans appear to have little interest in shutting down the government to fund the border wall.

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  9. New sports reporter joins VMS staffRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 13 | Valley Morning Star

    ... for sports to the position in which he will cover local athletics. "I have covered many games over my career, from Roma to Brownsville," Narro said. "I began as a broadcaster for KATZ-TV in Edinburg, followed by ValleyCentral.com . I also served as ...

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  10. Trump Administration Draws Up Plans to Make 'Deportation Force' a RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | New York Magazine

    A Border Patrol agent speaks with Central American immigrant families who crossed into the United States seeking asylum on April 14, 2016 in Roma, Texas. It looks like the courts will strike down President Trump's executive order punishing "sanctuary cities," and congressional Republicans appear to have little interest in shutting down the government to fund the border wall.

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  11. Trump administration moving quickly to build up nationwide deportation forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the U.S.-Mexico border while on a bridge over the Rio Grande on March 13, 2017, in Roma, Texas. A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the U.S.-Mexico border while on a bridge over the Rio Grande on March 13, 2017, in Roma, Texas.

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  12. Trump moving quickly to build up nationwide deportation forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | SFGate

    A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the U.S.-Mexico border while on a bridge over the Rio Grande on March 13, 2017 in Roma, Texas. The Border Patrol has reported that illegal crossings from Mexico have dropped some 40 percent along the southwest border since Donald Trump took office.

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  13. Photo: A family picnics on the banks of the Rio Grande inRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 8 | The Las Vegas Sun

    A family picnics on the banks of the Rio Grande in Miguel Aleman, Tamaulipas state, Mexico, located across the river from Roma, Texas, on March 22.

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  14. Tales from the border: 2 weeks along the US-Mexico frontierRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 8 | The Miami Herald

    In this Wednesday, March, 22, 2017 photo, people stand in a bus as they wait to go home after their work day at a "maquiladora" in Matamoros, Tamaulipas state, Mexico, across the border from Brownsville, Texas. In this Wednesday, March, 22, 2017 photo, a family picnics on the banks of the Rio Grande in Miguel Aleman, Tamaulipas state, Mexico, located across the river from Roma, Texas.

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  15. Families who've owned their South Texas land for centuries fear orders to make room for border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 7 | Los Angeles Times

    ... ancestral spot. Over the last decade, a large chunk of the Benavides family's land on the edge of the historic town of Roma has been in legal limbo as the federal government tries to secure the U.S. border with Mexico. About a month ago, the family ...

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  16. Put the border wall on Mexico's side? Trump's Interior secretary raises eyebrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | Dallas Morning News

    ... to clarify Zinke's remarks. Undocumented immigrants wade across the Rio Grande at the U.S.-Mexico border on March 14 in Roma, Texas. U.S. Border Patrol agents had intercepted them on the Texas side of the river and pushed them back into Mexico. ...

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  17. Interior Secretary Wants To Build Wall On Southern Side Of The Rio GrandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 29 | The Daily Caller

    ... to put it on our side and cede the river to Mexico. And we're probably not going to put it in the middle of the river" ROMA, TX - MARCH 14: A smuggler, also known as a "coyote," carries life jackets while walking a group of undocumented immigrants ...

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  18. Bulldogs Flying High Into 2nd RoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    The Bulldogs will travel to Roma, TX for the area round where they will take on Brownsville Rivera, that game is set for Friday at 8:00 PM.

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  19. In a border town, locals 'fond' of their fedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | El Paso Times

    ... A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the U.S.-Mexico border while on a bridge over the Rio Grande on March 13, 2017, in Roma, Texas. LAREDO, Texas - In this busy border city, Customs and Border Protection agents are more than just faceless federal ...

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  20. Some uneasy with plan to boost Border Patrol with localsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | USA Today

    Some uneasy with plan to boost Border Patrol with locals Critics fear new rules would deputize local deputies and officers to look for immigration violators; others welcome the cooperation. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2nIOzQI A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the U.S.-Mexico border while on a bridge over the Rio Grande on March 13, 2017, in Roma, Texas.

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