Refugees And Asylum-Seeking Families Keep Crossing Border, Wall Or No WallPresident Donald Trump's push for a $5.7 billion wall is unlikely on its own to stop refugees and asylum-seeking families, who are crossing the U.S.-Mexico border by the thousands each month.
Texas Rep. Will Hurd Calls Wall "Least Affective" Border Security MeasureTexas Congressman Will Hurd is calling on a solution to U.S. border security with an emphasis on technology — not a physical barrier.
Some U.S. Troops To Leave Border This Week; About 3K To RemainOfficials say active duty troops will begin leaving the southern U.S border this week and the number of forces there will go down to at least 3,000 by the holidays.
Texas Desert Detention Camp For Migrant Kids Still GrowingA temporary shelter for hundreds of migrant children in the Texas desert has expanded into a detention camp holding thousands of teenagers.
Along Border, A Growing Opposition To Military DeploymentSome residents in the Southwest are speaking out against President Trump's deployment of military troops to the border to intercept a slow-moving caravan of migrants.
New Deal Keeps Open Facility That Detains Immigrant FamiliesThe U.S. government has quietly reached a new agreement to keep open a 2,400-bed detention facility used to detain immigrant mothers and children in Texas.
DHS To Waive Laws For New Border Gates In South TexasThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Tuesday that it will waive environmental laws so it can build gates between sections of border barriers in South Texas.
Highlights From First, Only Texas Governor's DebateGov. Greg Abbott is heavily favored to win a second term against Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County Sheriff who is the daughter of migrant farmworkers and would become Texas' first Hispanic, openly gay governor if elected.
Youngest Migrants Crossing The Border Held In 'Tender Age' SheltersTrump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to "tender age" shelters in Texas.
Arizona Sends 225 Troops To Mexico Border, More On The WayThe Arizona troops were being sent after Texas announced Friday it would send 250 National Guard members and helicopters took the first of them to the border.
Work Begins On New Border Wall In Southern New MexicoOfficers in the area are responsible for a sprawling desert territory that spans a portion of West Texas and all of New Mexico.
Texas Prepares To Send National Guard To US-Mexico BorderTexas announced Friday it is preparing to deploy National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border in response to President Donald Trump's call for more border security.