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Mexicans fleeing violence form new encampment on border

By CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — An exodus of migrants fleeing drug cartel violence and corruption in Mexico has mired hundreds...

Report: Teen who died in US custody unresponsive for hours

HOUSTON (AP) — Video showing the U.S. Border Patrol cell where a 16-year-old from Guatemala died of the flu shows the teen writhing and...

Voluntary evacuation order lifted for Texas coastal city

PORT NECHES (AP) — Officials in the Texas coastal city of Port Neches lifted a voluntary evacuation order Thursday that was issued overnight because...

Judge halts wall

HOUSTON — A local judge in South Texas has ordered supporters of President Donald Trump not to build their planned private border wall on...

SpaceX delays space station delivery due to high wind

MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has delayed its delivery to the International Space Station because of dangerous wind gusts. The...

Judge orders border wall fundraiser not to build

(AP) — A Rio Grande Valley judge has ordered supporters of President Donald Trump not to build their planned private border wall on a...

Officials: 3 dead after small plane crash in San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Officials say three people were killed when a single-engine plane crashed while attempting to land at San Antonio International Airport. San...

Authorities: Woman’s death a rare fatal attack by feral hogs

By JAMIE STENGLE Associated Press A woman’s killing by multiple feral hogs outside of a rural Texas home where she worked as a caretaker was...

Asylum-seekers in Arizona to be bused to Texas, then Mexico

PHOENIX (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities have started busing asylum-seekers who cross the border in Arizona to Texas, where they are sent to Mexico...

US officials: Don’t eat romaine grown in Salinas, California

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials are telling people to avoid romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, California, as they investigate a food poisoning...