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Part of a group of seven Guatemalan children accompanied by their mothers and caught illegally in the United States, is escorted upon arrival at the Air Force base in Guatemala City on July 18, 2014. (credit: JOHAN ORDONEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Human Smuggler: ‘Business Is Very Good’

The man-in-the-know nursed a late-morning beer at a bar near the Suchiate River that separates Guatemala from Mexico, and answered a question about his human smuggling business with a question: “Do you think a coyote is going to say he’s a coyote?”

07/21/2014

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Migrant Smuggling’s True Costs For Crossing Mexico To US

Migration experts say smugglers may charge from $5,000 to $10,000 to move Central Americans to the U.S.

07/20/2014

File photo of Mexican police. (credit: Julio Cesar Aguilar/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexico Says Body Found Is That Of US Motorcyclist

Mexican authorities say genetic testing has confirmed that a body found near a Pacific Coast beach town is that of a New York man who vanished while riding his motorcycle to Brazil for the World Cup.

07/17/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents escort a group of undocumented immigrants into custody with helicopter support from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on May 20, 2013 near the U.S.-Mexico border in Havana, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

US Border Effort Sputters As Migrants Cross Again

A U.S. effort to discourage immigrants’ repeated attempts to enter the country illegally by dropping them back in Mexico hundreds of miles away from where they were caught has been sharply scaled back after producing relatively modest gains.

07/11/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents escort a group of undocumented immigrants into custody with helicopter support from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on May 20, 2013 near the U.S.-Mexico border in Havana, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Sheriff: We Come Across Decomposed Bodies Of Immigrants ‘Quite Often’

When authorities found an 11-year-old Guatemalan boy’s body about a mile from Texas’ southern border, they also discovered his brother’s Chicago phone number scribbled on the inside of his belt buckle.

07/01/2014

A US Border Patrol agent stands near a crossing to Mexico. (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Court: Teen In Mexico Shot By US Agent Had Rights

A federal appeals court ruled Monday that a Mexican teenager killed by a Border Patrol agent was protected by the U.S. Constitution, even though the teen was on Mexican soil when he was shot.

06/30/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents escort a group of undocumented immigrants into custody with helicopter support from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on May 20, 2013 near the U.S.-Mexico border in Havana, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

AP: Border Patrol Has Lots Of Agents In The Wrong Places

The downcast faces on computer screens are 1,500 miles away at a Border Patrol station in McAllen, Texas: a 20-year old Honduran woman arrested rafting across the Rio Grande and a 23-year-old man caught under similar circumstances.

06/30/2014

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The World Cup Soccer Coach You Have To See To Believe

This year’s World Cup has provided some incredible games along with some unbelievable moments including the bite felt around the world.  There is one personality though who is winning the heart of soccer fans from […]

06/26/2014

U.S. Border Patrol agents escort a group of undocumented immigrants into custody with helicopter support from the U.S. Office of Air and Marine on May 20, 2013 near the U.S.-Mexico border in Havana, Texas. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Immigrant Mother: ‘All Children Need To Do Is Hand Themselves Over To The Border Patrol’

On the last day of school Gladys Chinoy memorized her mother’s phone number in New York City and boarded a bus to Guatemala’s northern border.

06/25/2014

Mexican federal officials say Sanchez Arellano, head of a powerful drug cartel based in Tijuana, was arrested wearing a green soccer jersey and with his cheeks painted with green, white and red, the colors of the Mexican flag. (ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexico Arrests Drug Cartel Leader While He Was Watching World Cup

Head of the once-mighty Tijuana-based Arellano Felix drug cartel was arrested while watching Mexico’s soccer team play in the World Cup, say Mexican authorities.

06/24/2014

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