Asylum-seeker reunited with 5-year-old son in Brownsville

Leaning against a white pillar in the lobby of the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport, 24-year-old Dunia gazed beyond the bustling line of...

Losing our roots: Descendants of Valley’s pioneering families fear wall will separate them from...

SOUTH OF SAN JUAN — Ramiro Roberto Ramirez stood near an 8-foot wooden cross he constructed for the chapel his great-great-grandfather built here in...

US attorney reaffirms enforcement of all illegal entry cases

BROWNSVILLE — Prosecutors in the Southern District of Texas will continue to prosecute 100 percent of the cases referred to them by U.S. Border...

Vigil planned in McAllen for separated children

McALLEN — As the Trump administration continues to dig in its heels over the separation of immigrant children from their parents, interfaith leaders here...

Trump administration proposes rule to extend immigrant detention

The Trump administration intends to withdraw from the 1997 Flores Settlement Agreement, which imposes obligations on immigration authorities regarding children who are held with...

Border separations bring Cornyn, Cruz together in Valley for first time

WESLACO — The two Texas senators walked through the immigrant detention center in Brownsville and met mothers not separated from their children, a bit...

Undaunted by Trump’s policies, longtime immigration advocate vows to work until ‘the day I...

HARLINGEN — The unassuming lobby and front office space of Casa de Proyecto Libertad belie the size of the nondescript building here off 1st...

Oregon Senator visits RGV: ‘This is not zero-tolerance, this is zero humanity’

A day after having the police called on him when trying to visit an immigration detention center in Brownsville, U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-OR,...

Trump administration proposes rule to extend immigrant detention

The Trump administration intends to withdraw from the 1997 Flores Settlement Agreement, which imposes obligations on immigration authorities regarding children who are held with...

Border congressmen react to expected troop deployment

As the Central American migrant caravan numbering in the thousands continues its trek northward, Rio Grande Valley congressmen are reacting to news of a...