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Nation Jul 19U.S. expands ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy to include dangerous part of the border
The Department of Homeland Security said Friday it will implement its "Migrant Protection Protocols" in Brownsville, Texas, across the border from Matamoros, Mexico.
Nation Jul 10New holding center for migrant children opens in Texas
The Department of Health and Human Services said about 225 children are being held at the site in Carrizo Springs, with plans to expand to as many as 1,300, making it one of the biggest camps in the U.S. government…
Nation Jul 02Government photos show detained migrants pleading for help
The report by U.S. government auditors -- who visited facilities in South Texas where migrant adults and children are processed and detained -- offered new cause for alarm. It quotes one senior government manager as calling the situation "a ticking…
Nation Jun 25Acting U.S. Customs and Border Protection commissioner steps down
The head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection John Sanders is stepping down after the discovery of dozens of children in filthy conditions at one of the agency's stations in Texas.
Nation Jun 22A look at how immigration authorities make arrests
Immigrant advocates and sympathizers are warning about arrests around the country as early as Sunday.
Nation May 30Historic cemeteries and family memories stand in the path of Trump’s border wall
Under current plans for the border wall, one 19th century cemetery could be lost entirely. Some graves would have to be exhumed; others without a headstone might be paved over.
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.