Report: US knew of problems family separation would cause

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Months before the Trump administration separated thousands of families at the U.S.-Mexico border, a "pilot program" in...

Trump officials tout progress on border wall before election

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Top Trump administration officials visited Texas five days before Election Day to announce they have nearly completed...

Presidential election colors fight against border policy

By Valerie Gonzalez, Staff writer For a brief period Sunday, observant travelers returning from Matamoros through Brownsville’s Gateway International Bridge saw a briefly altered “Welcome...

Judge urges US to help find parents deported without kids

By JULIE WATSON, The Associated Press SAN DIEGO — A federal judge on Thursday urged the Trump administration to do more to help court-appointed researchers find hundreds...

Trump administration adds criminal disqualifiers to asylum

By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration announced Tuesday that asylum-seekers will lose their bids if they are convicted of...

High court to review two cases involving Trump border policy

By JESSICA GRESKO and MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear two cases involving Trump administration policies...

Smuggler abandons children on bank of Rio Grande

BROWNSVILLE — Border Patrol agents located four young children after a human smuggler left them alone on the banks of the Rio Grande, authorities...

CBP: Apprehensions decline by more than half

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said they had a drop of more than 50% in apprehensions along the U.S.-Mexico border in fiscal year...

Detained man fights for U.S. citizenship

A man is suing for his release from jail in Willacy County after he tried to enter the United States claiming he was a...

Hundreds of Honduran migrants set out for US amid pandemic

By CLAUDIO ESCALON and SONIA PÉREZ D. Associated Press CORINTO, Honduras (AP) — About 2,000 Honduran migrants hoping to reach the United States entered Guatemala...