Tag: immigration

Deadline passes for ICE to release migrant children

A court denied over the weekend another request by attorneys for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to delay release of roughly 100 migrant children...

Activists try to reach migrant children detained in McAllen hotel

McALLEN — Activists milled about on the sidewalk here in front of the Hampton Inn & Suites on Thursday evening, trying to keep banners...

Dreamers react to Supreme Court decision

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled against the Trump administration’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in a huge...

Supreme Court rejects Trump bid to end legal protections for young immigrants

By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected President Donald Trump’s effort to end legal protections for 650,000 young...

EDITORIAL: Good call: Temporary courts can help reduce backlog of refugees

A new immigration tent facility is going up in the Rio Grande Valley. This one isn’t expected to house any migrants, however. Rather, the...

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans

By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday moved to end asylum protections for most Central American migrants in a...

Premature migrant baby found at Valley Border Patrol facility

By ASTRID GALVAN and GARANCE BURKE Associated Press The teenage girl with pigtail braids was hunched over in a wheelchair and holding a bunched sweatshirt...

COMMENTARY: Immigration concerns for Navarrette

By JIM N. TAYLOR, Special to the Star  Some of us old white (Gringo) men are not concerned with whether or not either you or we...

Number of Mexican immigrants in the US illegally declines

The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The number of Mexican immigrants in the U.S. illegally has declined so sharply over the past decade that for the...

Trump insists there’s more to Mexico deal than meets the eye

By JILL COLVIN and MARIA VERZA, The Associated Press WASHINGTON — Stung by criticism that his deal to avert threatened Mexican tariffs mostly ramps up existing...