[TRENDING NEWS] Leader of Right-Wing Border Militia Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge

Author: BY AIMEE ORTIZ – Publish Date: January 4, 2020 at 06:52AM

The head of a group that detained migrants at gunpoint in New Mexico faces up to 10 years in prison.

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[TRENDING NEWS] They Came to Play Table Tennis. They Were Deported at Gunpoint in the Dark.

Author: BY PATRICK KINGSLEY – Publish Date: December 12, 2019 at 07:48AM

Two Nigerian students, in Croatia for a sports tournament, were mistaken for undocumented migrants. They were robbed of their money and clothes and expelled to a country they had never heard of.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Under Construction in Texas: The First New Section of Border Wall

Author: BY MANNY FERNANDEZ, MITCHELL FERMAN AND ALYSSA SCHUKAR – Publish Date: November 9, 2019 at 07:13AM

Eight miles of original fencing are going up in the Rio Grande Valley, the first new wall to be built under President Trump. The administration wants 500 total miles constructed by 2021.

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[TRENDING NEWS] $200 Million, Jailed Immigrants and a Democratic Bastion Under Fire

Author: BY CHRISTINA GOLDBAUM – Publish Date: October 14, 2019 at 02:00PM

A New Jersey county in one of the bluest regions of the country faces mounting pressure to stop housing detained immigrants in its jail.

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[TRENDING NEWS] Kevin McAleenan Is Out as Acting Homeland Security Secretary

Author: BY ZOLAN KANNO-YOUNGS, MAGGIE HABERMAN AND MICHAEL D. SHEAR – Publish Date: October 12, 2019 at 06:49AM

Mr. McAleenan oversaw a border security agency that grappled with the most crossings at the southwestern border in more than a decade, prompting the ire of the president.

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