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GOP Congressman Rebuked For Allegedly Phony Border Crossing Stunt
Rep. Duncan Hunter claimed he climbed Yuma, Arizona's southern barrier, but according to one official, that was a lie.
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Jake Tapper: Trump Coached Border Agents To Turn Away All Immigrants — And Lie To Judges
Border Patrol bosses in California later told agents to ignore the president and follow the law, the CNN host said, citing sources.
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Migrant Dies In Border Patrol Custody, The Fourth Death In 4 Months
The 40-year-old Mexican man was diagnosed with flu-like symptoms, liver failure and renal failure, officials said.
Trump Administration Denied Green Card To Muslim Detainee After Feeding Him Pork For Days
A day after HuffPost published Adnan Asif Parveen's allegations about his detention, USCIS wrote to his American wife, Jennifer, to say his request was denied.
Record-Breaking Family Migration Overwhelming Resources, Border Officials Say
By Colleen Long, AP
More than 76,000 migrants crossed the U.S.-Mexico border without authorization in February.
Courtesy of Jennifer Asif.
Border Patrol Fed Pork To Muslim Detainee For 6 Days
A permit allowing him to stay with his American wife and work legally wasn’t enough to keep Adnan Asif Parveen from landing in detention.
Kellyanne Conway Just Made Strongest Case For Not Building Donald Trump's Border Wall
Donald Trump's top aide did it inadvertently on Twitter.
Customs And Border Protection Makes Largest Fentanyl Bust In Agency's History
More than 250 pounds of the deadly drug worth $3.5 million was picked up by authorities in Arizona.
GOP Texas Border Congressman Calls Trump's Crisis A 'Myth,' His Wall Ancient
"Building a wall from sea to shining sea is the most expensive and least effective way to do border security," says Rep. Will Hurd.
Last Year's Central American Caravan Dwindles, New One Forms
The latest caravan began Monday night with many women and children boarding buses bound for the Guatemalan border.
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Trump’s Shutdown Could Spark Corruption In Prisons, Airports, Border Crossings
Ryan J. Reilly
Some experts said working without pay could exacerbate corruption and morale problems.
Mohammed Salem / Reuters
Border Patrol Agents Fire Tear Gas Into Mexico As Migrants Attempt To Cross Into U.S.
The agency accused migrants of throwing rocks at Border Patrol officers.
Trump Blames Democrats For Deaths Of 2 Children In Border Patrol Custody
“If we had a Wall, they wouldn’t even try!” the president claimed.
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Father Of Guatemalan Boy Who Died In U.S. Custody Heard Rumors They Could Cross Border
By Sonia Perez D., AP
After hearing the rumors, Agustin Gomez thought he should take advantage of “the opportunity” to fulfill his son’s dreams.
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CBP Orders Medical Checks For Detained Children After Guatemalan Boy Dies
By NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press
The 8-year-old's death is the second while in U.S. custody this month.
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What Happens In A Partial Government Shutdown
Hundreds of thousands of federal workers will be forced off the job, and some services will go dark.
Border Enforcement Head Should Resign Over Migrant Child Death, Rep. Castro Says
“If I was the head of DHS, I would ask him to step down,” said U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro of Texas.
Trump Policies Forcing More Migrants To Cross Dangerous Desert Where Child Died
The Trump administration's policies are pushing more migrant families into the desert.
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Family Of Migrant Girl Disputes U.S. Officials' Story Of Her Death
Jakelin Caal's parents said she had been given food and water and appeared to be in good health as she traveled through Mexico with her father.
DHS Secretary Blames Migrant Family For Child's Harrowing Death
“This family chose to cross illegally," Kirstjen Nielsen said in a Fox News interview Friday.
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7-Year-Old Migrant Girl Dies Of Dehydration In Border Patrol Custody
The Guatemalan child was taken to an El Paso hospital after her temperature topped 105.
Trump’s Wall Shutdown Would Leave Border Patrol, ICE, Other DHS Employees In Lurch
Most of the government is already funded through next September, so a government shutdown over the border would in large part hurt those guarding the border.
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Migrant Mother Impaled In Front Of Children While Attempting To Scale Border Fence
The segment that the woman climbed is part of a 14-mile stretch of the border wall that is currently under construction to replace decades-old fencing.
U.S. Border Patrol Launches Tear Gas At Migrants Over Attempt To Breach Fence
By Christopher Sherman, AP
Over 5,000 members of a migrant caravan on its way to the U.S. have been camped in Tijuana, Mexico, in recent weeks.
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Border Patrol Delays Election Day 'Crowd Control Exercise' In El Paso
The show of force was scheduled near a Latino neighborhood in Texas Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke’s home town.
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Secret, Solar-Powered Tunnel Discovered On U.S.-Mexico Border
The clandestine passage measured 627 feet and was lined with a rail system.
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