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Border Patrol: Ecuadorian assaulted agent on mountain trail

PATAGONIA, Ariz. (AP) – The U.S. Border Patrol says an Ecuadorian man assaulted an agent on a mountain trail in southern Arizona after the Ecuadorian and two Mexican men apparently crossed the U.S.-Mexico border illegally. The Border [...]

The Latest: Border Patrol drops more migrants in Las Cruces

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) – The Latest on migrant arrivals in New Mexico (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Las Cruces officials say more migrants seeking asylum in the US were dropped off Saturday in the southern New Mexico city by the Border [...]

Mulvaney huddles with Senate Dems to discuss ‘humanitarian crisis’ at border

Mick Mulvaney met with Senate Democrats to discuss solutions to the “humanitarian crisis” at the southern border. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> The White House met with Senate Democrats [...]

‘Catastrophic’ Delays at U.S.-Mexico Border Follow Redeployment of Agents

CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico — Near dawn on Friday, the line of trucks waiting to cross the border from Mexico into the United States stretched for more than three miles and wasn’t moving. Arturo Ornelas, a Mexican truck driver, was four [...]

Trump’s border threats jam up Pence’s trade tour

President Donald Trump has doubled down on border security as his top priority, possibly getting in the way of his administration’s trade agenda. | Jacquelyn Martin/AP Photo White House As the president told reporters that border [...]

Trump’s right. Border arrests are surging. Here’s why.

The long court backlog — which has grown by 66 percent since fiscal year 2016 — means even migrants with unsuccessful asylum claims can spend years in the U.S. | Charlie Riedel/AP Photo Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> [...]

House Dems to sue to block Trump’s border wall

Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during her weekly news conference Thursday at the U.S. Capitol. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ ]]> Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced Thursday that the House will file a lawsuit [...]

Trump backs off threat to close the U.S.-Mexico border

“The only thing frankly better, but less drastic than closing the border, is to tariff the cars coming in,” President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Thursday. | AP Photo/Evan Vucci White House The climbdown marks [...]

Donald Trump doubles down on border closure threat

President Trump doubled down Wednesday on his ultimatum that he will “close” the border unless Congress acts, brushing aside advice from his own team at the White House, from business groups and from members of Congress that it would be [...]

As Trump rages over border, Kushner quietly plans legal immigration boost

Hawkish immigration activists are worried that the president will be influenced by Jared Kushner’s more moderate views on immigration. | Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images white house Hardline activists are ready to oppose any move to expand [...]