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  • Border Patrol agent found dead while on duty in Arizona

    A U.S. Border Patrol agent died after apparently falling and hitting his head while on duty in a remote part of southern Arizona, authorities said.
  • Netflix’s ‘Living Undocumented’ probes plight of migrants

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — After two decades in the U.S., Alejandra Juarez thought she had it made. She came to the country illegally after fleeing violence in Mexico but had built a middle-class life in Davenport, Florida, with her husband, Temo, a retired U.S. Marine who voted for Donald Trump. After Trump became president, Alejandra […]
  • Private sector seeks to profit by detaining migrant kids

    SAN BENITO, Texas (AP) — On a recent day in a remodeled brick church in the Rio Grande Valley, a caregiver tried to soothe a toddler, offering him a sippy cup. The adult knew next to nothing about the little 3-year-old whose few baby words appeared to be Portuguese. Shelter staff had tried desperately to […]
  • Trump administration to expand DNA collection at border

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is planning to expand the collection of DNA from migrants who cross U.S. borders, and to include the information in a massive criminal database operated by the FBI. The effort is separate from and much broader than the rapid DNA testing done on families at the U.S.-Mexico border to […]
  • ICE official wants to set record straight on enforcement operations

    ICE officers in Phoenix target individuals who commit serious crimes and are aware of the consequences, and ICE wants to set the record straight.
  • House rebukes Trump on border wall, but he plans veto

    The House made a second attempt to overturn President Donald Trump's use of emergency powers to raid military base projects to pay for his border wall.
  • ACLU argues pregnant women wrongly returned to Mexico

    Civil rights groups are demanding an investigation into the practice of sending pregnant women back over the U.S.-Mexico border to wait out asylum claims.
  • Officials see need to boost Arizona border security despite fall in activity

    Authorities say the need to bolster border security in Arizona and across the Southwest hasn’t declined as apprehensions have plummeted.
  • Arizona man accused of smuggling 31 immigrants in big rig

    Authorities say an Arizona man has been arrested on suspicion of human smuggling after 31 Mexican immigrants were found in his tractor-trailer.
  • Tent courtrooms open to process migrants waiting in Mexico

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tent courtrooms opened Monday in two Texas border cities to help process thousands of migrants who are being forced by the Trump administration to wait in Mexico while their requests for asylum wind through clogged immigration courts. The court in Laredo opened with a judge who appeared by videoconference. Critics have […]

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