Tag: Matamoros

Mexican child welfare agency visits migrant camp

  The Mexican agency responsible for family welfare has visited migrant tent camps in Matamoros, where an official threatened to take children away from families...

Migrants block international bridge in Brownsville

By ALFREDO PENA Associated Press (AP) — Migrants wanting to request asylum camped out Thursday on an international bridge leading from Mexico into Brownsville, causing...

Border apprehensions drop as immigration crackdown continues

By COLLEEN LONG and DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says it continues to see a drop in the number of...

Presidential candidate Julian Castro condemns migrant policy

Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro crossed the border at the Gateway International Bridge Monday morning to visit a few of the hundreds of asylum-seeking...

The Matamoros Hurricane of 1844

By NORMAN ROZEFF, Special to the Star Thanks to the thoughtfulness of Miles Reynolds new light has been thrown on the subject event. Mr. Reynolds, a...