Judge orders US to stop expelling children who cross border

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the Trump administration to stop expelling immigrant children who cross the...

Experts: Biden admin’s immigration agenda ambitious

Despite taking a backseat to the pandemic as its chief campaign issue in recent months, the upcoming Biden administration’s immigration plan included promises to...

Storm causes erosion at Trump backers’ private border wall

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Weeks after it was criticized by President Donald Trump as “done to make me look bad,” a...

Riverbank eroding at site of private border wall

Just months after a private developer constructed a 3-mile long stretch of steel bollard fencing along the Rio Grande south of Mission, opponents of...

LUPE, ICE officials react to president’s Twitter threat to deport families

La Union del Pueblo Entero responded Tuesday to a tweet President Trump made Monday, threatening that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents would begin...

Restoring dignity: 5 years later, respite center remains a haven for immigrants

Five years later Cries, prayers and pleadings: These are the memories Sister Norma Pimentel shared when asked to reflect on the five-year anniversary of Catholic...

The new front line: Constables and CBP coordinate for Central American exodus

NEAR GRANJENO — As more than two dozen migrants filled out processing paperwork near the levee here one warm April evening, deputies from the...

County judge and area mayors invite president to tour international bridges during visit

Hidalgo County Judge Richard Cortez and five border mayors sent a letter to the White House Tuesday afternoon, inviting President Trump to a personal...

US says 2nd Guatemalan child has died in immigration custody

The boy showed "signs of potential illness" on Monday and was taken with his father to a hospital in Alamogordo, New Mexico, the agency said. There, he was diagnosed with a cold and a fever, was given prescriptions for amoxicillin and Ibuprofen and released Monday afternoon after being held 90 minutes for observation, the agency said.

U.S. Government wants immediate access to Brownsville Diocese land in Mission

Right before the Thanksgiving holiday, the federal government asked a McAllen judge to give it immediate possession of land in Hidalgo County owned by...