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Nation May 205th migrant child dies after being detained by Border Patrol
The U.S. government says a 16-year-old Guatemalan died Monday at a Border Patrol station in South Texas, the fifth death of a migrant child since December.
Nation May 164th migrant child dies in U.S. custody since December
A 2½-year-old Guatemalan child has died after crossing the border, raising new alarms about the treatment of migrant families seeking asylum in the United States.
Nation May 09U.S. leaves questions about migrant teen’s death unanswered
Almost a week after the 16-year-old's death, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has not said why Juan de León Gutiérrez was first taken to the hospital and released, only to return one day later.
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.
Nation Mar 29Migrant child who died in U.S. custody had infection, autopsy shows
An autopsy has found that a 7-year-old girl from Guatemala died of a bacterial infection while detained by the U.S. Border Patrol, in a case that drew worldwide attention to the plight of migrant families detained at the southern U.S.
Nation Mar 29Trump threatens to close border with Mexico next week
President Donald Trump threatened to close America's southern border or large sections of it if Mexico does not halt illegal immigration "immediately."…
Politics Feb 21Advocates say U.S. still separates migrant families needlessly
Months after the Trump administration announced an end to its widescale separation of migrant parents and children, the policy remains a heated issue in the courts and at the border as critics contend the government is still needlessly breaking up…
Nation Feb 04U.S. prepares to start building more border walls in Texas
Heavy equipment was expected to arrive starting Monday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said. The construction was expected on federally owned land set aside as wildlife refuge property.
Nation Jan 10Texas landowners prepare for border wall fight
The federal government has started surveying land along the border in Texas and announced plans to start construction next month.