By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press MCALLEN, Texas (AP) 07/02 — Border Patrol arrests fell sharply in June to the lowest level since February, according to a U.S.
SAN DIEGO (AP) 07/01 — The Guatemalan father carried his 6-year-old son on his shoulders as he walked with U.S. Border Patrol agents in the searing mid-morning sun after crossing California’s border with Mexico.Read more »
WASHINGTON (AP) 06/24 — The Latest on Congress and immigration (all times local): 12:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says people who “invade” the U.S. must immediately be sent back to their countries and not be given a court hearing.Trump tweets Sunday that the U.S.Read more »
BIG WELLS, Texas (AP) 06/18 — At least five people were killed and several others hurt Sunday as an SUV carrying more than a dozen people during a suspected “smuggling event”Read more »
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) 04/28 — U.S. immigration lawyers are telling Central Americans in a caravan of asylum-seekers that traveled through Mexico to the border with San Diego that they face possible separation from their children and detention for many months.
By KATHLEEN RONAYNE, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) 04/11 — California Gov. Jerry Brown agreed Wednesday to deploy 400 National Guard troops at President Donald Trump’s request,
By NOMAAN MERCHANT and BOB CHRISTIE, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) 04/10 — Some National Guard members have started arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border with more expected as federal government officials seek ways to curtail illegal immigration.
SAN DIEGO (AP) 04/09 — A horse trailer carrying at least 18 people who entered the country illegally overturned on a Southern California highway just north of the border with Mexico,Read more »
By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN, Associated Press MATIAS ROMERO, Mexico (AP) 04/04 — The Mexican government began handing out transit or humanitarian visas to people in a caravan of Central American migrants,
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/05 — Asserting the situation had reached “a point of crisis,” President Donald Trump signed a proclamation directing the deployment of the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration and drug smuggling.
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/03 — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants to use the military to secure the U.S.-Mexico border until his promised border wall is built.
BANGKOK (AP) 04/03 — Police in Thailand announced Tuesday that they confiscated an estimated $54 million worth of methamphetamine in one of their biggest-ever drug seizures and arrested 11 people in recent days as illegal drug cases surge in the country.Read more »
By HAVEN DALEY and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 04/02 — A Mexican father arrested by immigration officials after dropping off his daughter at day care in California was released from a detention center on Monday and will be allowed to remain in the U.S.
By JILL COLVIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/03 — Trump administration officials said they’re crafting a new legislative package aimed at closing immigration “loopholes” following the president’s calls for Republican lawmakers to immediately pass a border bill using the “Nuclear Option if necessary”
By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and CATHERINE LUCEY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 04/02 — President Donald Trump demanded Monday that Congress pass new border legislation using the “Nuclear Option if necessary”
By AMY TAXIN, Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) 03/28 — California and its Democratic-controlled Legislature have courted a reputation for leading resistance against the Trump administration’s immigration crackdown.
By TOM HAYS, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 03/27 — An alleged drug trafficker was accused Tuesday of flooding the New York City area with large quantities of fentanyl from Mexico at a time when overdoses related to the powerful opioid have skyrocketed.
PHOENIX (AP) 03/28 — Officials say 30 people have been detained as part of suspected human smuggling activity in a house in Phoenix.
By KEN RITTER, Associated Press LAS VEGAS (AP) 03/26 — Five members of the MS-13 street gang have been arrested in the killings of 10 victims in the Las Vegas area over the past year,
By MARTIN CRUTSINGER, AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) 02/11 — President Donald Trump’s budget director says the budget that the administration sends to Congress on Monday will seek to move some of the billions of dollars in extra spending that Congress approved last week to areas that will reflect the president’s priorities.