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Nation Nov 14El Paso Walmart hires off-duty officers before reopening
The store is reopening months after a gunman opened fire there, killing 22 people.
Politics Sep 12Trump administration puts tough new asylum rule into effect
A new level of despair spread among tens of thousands of migrants waiting on the Mexican border to seek refuge in the U.S. as the Trump administration began enforcing radical new restrictions Thursday on who qualifies for asylum.
Nation Aug 22Walmart to reopen El Paso store after mass shooting
The renovated store will include an on-site memorial honoring the victims of the shooting.
Nation Aug 09El Paso gunman confessed: ‘I’m the shooter,’ was targeting Mexicans
El Paso Detective Adrian Garcia said Crusius waived his Miranda Rights and agreed to speak with detectives, telling them that he had driven to El Paso from the Dallas suburb of Allen — which is where he lived and is…
Nation Aug 04Attack on Texas shoppers to be handled as domestic terrorism
The shooting that killed 20 people at a crowded El Paso shopping area will be handled as a domestic terrorism case, federal authorities said Sunday as they weighed hate-crime charges against the gunman that could carry the death penalty.
Nation Aug 03Texas governor: 20 dead in El Paso shopping-complex shooting
Twenty people were killed and more than two dozen injured in a shooting Saturday in a busy shopping area in the Texas border town of El Paso, the state’s governor said.
Nation Jun 25Migrant woman and children found dead near U.S.-Mexico border at start of summer
A law enforcement official close to the investigation said the four were overcome by the heat after fording the river.
Nation Jun 21Migrant children describe neglect at Texas border facility
Lawyers warn that kids are taking care of kids, and there's inadequate food, water and sanitation for the 250 infants, children and teens at the Border Patrol station.
Politics May 03U.S. prepares to house more immigrants in tents at the southern border
The newest tent cities — in El Paso and in the Rio Grande Valley — will hold 1,000 parents and families.
Nation Apr 16Trump administration wants to build 2 new migrant tent camps
U.S. Customs and Border Protection said in a notice to potential contractors that it wants to house 500 people in each camp in El Paso, Texas, and in the South Texas city of Donna.