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...

Judge asks DHS to lift restrictions; Trevino says policy hurting border economy

Cameron County Judge Eddie Treviño Jr., in his capacity as chairman of the Texas Border Coalition, has penned a new letter to Department of...

Texas Border Coalition wants travel restrictions lifted

  The Texas Border Coalition today stepped up its effort to persuade the U.S. Department of Homeland Security  to lift restrictions that limit non-essential travel...

Court revives House’s challenge of Trump wall funding

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday revived a House challenge of President Donald Trump's use of Defense...

New York filmmaker shoots documentary in Brownsville on migration issues

On a sunny day in September, the Carlotta Petrina was transformed into the set for a documentary on migration issues as crew members unloaded...

More migrant women say they didn’t OK surgery

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Sitting across from her lawyer at an immigration detention center in rural Georgia, Mileidy Cardentey Fernandez unbuttoned...

Migrants continue to wait for asylum

A camp of asylum seekers along the Rio Grande in Matamoros has seen a significant reduction in population over the course of the COVID-19...