The U.S. Border Patrol is seeking to increase the number of female agents in its ranks to help with the influx of undocumented women.
Attorneys and immigration groups in Texas are setting up telethons and hotlines to serve immigrants who will look to qualify under a White House plan to protect them from deportation.
A convicted felon from Georgia must serve seven years in federal prison for using a gun to abduct a man who was later found in West Texas.
A man who lured girls and women from Mexico into prostitution with false newspaper advertisements for U.S. jobs must serve life in federal prison.
A woman from Mexico faces cocaine smuggling charges after an officer at a Texas border crossing noticed one of her legs appeared larger than the other.
Some cotton farming equipment in West Texas has yielded more than a ton of an illegal crop.
An internal audit of a West Texas school district has found more than 200 students ended up skipping grades amid confusion about their transcripts.
4th graders were asked to read a passage about troubles of a married couple.
An ex-Army doctor in Texas has been indicted in a $7.3 million health care scam.
A former West Texas county judge sentenced to prison earlier this month for public corruption has been rearrested by federal authorities on fraud charges.