Border

AP
November 04, 2018 - 10:28 am
(CBS News) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended President Trump's plan to send troops to the southern border as a caravan of migrants makes its way across Mexico, dismissing criticism that the move is motivated by politics ahead of the midterm elections. "We've made clear to them they need to...
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AP
October 25, 2018 - 8:39 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is expected to sign an order as early as Thursday sending 800 or more troops to the southern border to support the Border Patrol, a U.S. official said. Mattis is responding to a request from President Donald Trump, who says he's "bringing out the...
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AP
October 18, 2018 - 7:50 am
(CBS News) - President Trump threatened to order the U.S. military to "close" the southern border with Mexico, issuing a salvo of morning tweets that blasted Democrats, Mexico and other Latin American countries over immigration policy. The president made the comments as a caravan of Central...
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Getty
June 22, 2018 - 3:52 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Mayor Eric Garcetti says city officials are trying to learn more about the migrant kids recently separated from their parents at the border and sent to the LA area. They've apparently gotten few details. Garcetti says they believe there are at least 100 kids, many of them among the...
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Associated Press
June 22, 2018 - 7:30 am
(AP) - President Donald Trump's order to stop separating migrant children from their parents spread confusion and uncertainty along the border, with no clear plan to reunite families but with growing signs the administration is dialing back its "zero tolerance" policy on those entering the U.S...
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Associated Press
June 20, 2018 - 7:38 am
(AP) - Trump administration officials say they have no clear plan yet on how to reunite the thousands of children separated from their families at the border since the implementation of a zero-tolerance policy in which anyone caught entering the U.S. illegally is criminally prosecuted. "This policy...
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Associated Press
June 20, 2018 - 7:31 am
(AP) - Trump administration officials have been sending babies and other young children forcibly separated from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border to at least three "tender age" shelters in South Texas, The Associated Press has learned. Lawyers and medical providers who have visited the Rio...
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USA Today
June 19, 2018 - 4:13 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Governor Jerry Brown is being asked to end his agreement with the Trump administration and withdraw some 400 California National Guard troops from the border. The request comes from former state Senate leader Kevin de Leon. The Democrat, who's running for US Senate, describes the...
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Associated Press
June 18, 2018 - 7:50 am
(AP) - Inside an old warehouse in South Texas, hundreds of immigrant children wait in a series of cages created by metal fencing. One cage had 20 children inside. Scattered about are bottles of water, bags of chips and large foil sheets intended to serve as blankets. One teenager told an advocate...
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Associated Press
June 18, 2018 - 7:19 am
(AP) - Facing a rising tide of outrage from Democrats and some Republicans over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald Trump dug in Monday, again falsely blaming Democrats in the escalating political crisis. Democrats have turned up the...
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