Border

April 21, 2019 - 9:41 am
A New Mexico man belonging to an armed group that has detained Central American families near the U.S.-Mexico border was arrested Saturday on a criminal complaint accusing him of being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition. The FBI said in a statement it arrested 69-year-old Larry...
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AP
April 05, 2019 - 7:10 am
Abandoning his threat to immediately seal the southern border, President Donald Trump warned instead that he'd slap tariffs on cars coming to the U.S. from Mexico unless the Mexicans do more to stop the flow of migrants and drugs to the U.S. In his latest backtrack in recent days, Trump told...
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AP
March 29, 2019 - 10:19 am
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to close the nation's southern border, or large sections of it, next week if Mexico does not halt illegal immigration at once. "If Mexico doesn't immediately stop ALL illegal immigration coming into the United States through our Southern...
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Getty
March 15, 2019 - 1:53 pm
(KNX 1070) -- When asked by reporters Friday if he thought there was a rise in white nationalism growing globally, the president said he doesn't think so. “I don’t really,” Trump responded. “I think it’s a small group of people that have very, very serious problems, I guess. If you look what...
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nbcsandiego.com
March 07, 2019 - 12:28 pm
SAN DIEGO — The U.S. government kept a database on journalists, activists, organizers and "instigators" during an investigation into last year's migrant caravan from Mexico, infuriating civil liberties and media groups. U.S. Customs and Border Protection kept the information that contained passport...
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AP
March 05, 2019 - 1:25 pm
WASHINGTON — As the number of migrant families crossing the southwest border was again breaking records, officials said Tuesday they were building a new facility to manage them, while warning the crush is overwhelming border agents and straining facilities. More than 76,000 migrants crossed the U.S...
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AP
February 23, 2019 - 10:24 am
Top defense officials toured sections of the U.S.-Mexico border Saturday to see how the military could reinforce efforts to block drug smuggling and other illegal activity, as the Pentagon weighs diverting billions of dollars for President Donald Trump's border wall. Acting Defense Secretary...
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AP
February 17, 2019 - 8:51 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A top adviser to President Donald Trump indicated Sunday that Trump is prepared to issue the first veto of his term if Congress votes to disapprove of his declaration of a national emergency along the U.S.-Mexico border. White House senior adviser Stephen Miller told "...
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USA Today
February 14, 2019 - 1:45 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate resoundingly approved a border security compromise Thursday that ignores most of President Donald Trump's demands for building a wall with Mexico but would prevent a new government shutdown. The White House said Trump, as he's suggested for weeks, would quickly declare...
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AP
February 12, 2019 - 12:27 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Tuesday he's abandoning a plan to build a high-speed rail line between Los Angeles and San Francisco, a project with an estimated cost that has ballooned to $77 billion. "Let's be real," Newsom said in his first State of the State...
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