Mexico–United States border

courtesy Immigration and Customs Enforcement
June 25, 2019 - 8:03 am
AUSTIN ( -- Immigration officials say 52 arrests were made across Central and South Texas during a four-day enforcement action last week. According to an ICE press release, 16 arrests were made in the Austin/Waco area. 35 of those who were arrested had prior criminal histories...
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AP Photo/Alex Brandon
June 07, 2019 - 8:10 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he has suspended plans to impose tariffs on Mexico, tweeting that the country "has agreed to take strong measures" to stem the flow of Central American migrants into the United States.
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AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File
April 24, 2019 - 2:12 pm
MCALLEN, Texas (AP) — U.S. Border Patrol agents found a 3-year-old boy alone in a field in Texas after likely being abandoned by smugglers at the southern border, authorities said. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said late Tuesday that the boy's name and a phone number were written on his shoes...
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AP Photo/Evan Vucci
April 02, 2019 - 2:54 pm
By JILL COLVIN and COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he's taking a wait-and-see approach on his threat to close the southern border as soon as this week. His administration is grappling with a surge of Central American migrants trying to enter the U...
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AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
February 27, 2019 - 12:32 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats ignored a veto threat and rammed legislation through the House Tuesday that would stymie President Donald Trump's bid for billions of extra dollars for his border wall, escalating a clash over whether he was abusing his powers to advance his paramount campaign pledge.
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AP Photo/Eric Gay
February 11, 2019 - 7:58 am
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — People walking over the Paso del Norte Bridge linking this West Texas border city to Mexico can watch President Donald Trump's border wall getting bigger in real time.
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January 28, 2019 - 7:42 am
SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington state baker is apologizing for a politically charged Valentine's Day cookie that generated an uproar on social media. KING-TV reports that Ken Bellingham, who owns Edmonds Bakery, has gotten phone calls from frustrated customers about the heart-shaped cookie with "Build...
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AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd, File
January 25, 2019 - 12:41 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Trump administration on Friday will start forcing some asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their cases wind through U.S. courts, an official said, launching what could become one of the more significant changes to the immigration system in years.
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AP Photo/Moises Castillo
October 30, 2018 - 1:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon said it's sending 5,200 troops to the Southwest border in an extraordinary military operation ordered up just a week before midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has put a sharp focus on Central American migrants moving north in slow-moving caravans that...
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AP Photo/Moises Castillo
October 19, 2018 - 8:27 am
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — As some 3,000 Hondurans made their way through Guatemala, attention turned to Mexico, after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened Thursday to close the U.S.-Mexico border if authorities there fail to stop them — a nearly unthinkable move that would disrupt hundreds of...
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