RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

U.S. Border Patrol

A collection of news and information related to U.S. Border Patrol published by this site and its partners.

Top U.S. Border Patrol Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Tea party to protest influx of unaccompanied foreign children

    – On Sunday morning, Ronnie DelBacco will be standing alongside a road in Salisbury Township, awaiting a bus. The Lehigh Valley Tea Party chairman can't say for certain if a bus or another vehicle will be arriving with some of the more than 57,...
  • Murrieta immigrant protests: Mayor defends his town's actions

    Murrieta immigrant protests: Mayor defends his town's actions
    The mayor of Murrietta, which has seen protests in recent days that prevented federal officials from housing some immigrant detainees at a facility there, defended his town's response to the issue. Mayor Alan Long said on CNN Sunday that residents are...
  • Obama's $3.7-billion border request reflects deepening concern

    Obama's $3.7-billion border request reflects deepening concern
    President Obama asked Congress for $3.7 billion in emergency funding Tuesday to help confront what he called an “urgent humanitarian situation”: the unprecedented influx of children and teens arriving without parents on the Southwestern...
  • Perspective lost amid outcry about young immigrants

    Perspective lost amid outcry about young immigrants
    Lake Shore Drive was a parking lot, and the car radio was blaring with the voices of small-town Californians angered by the arrival of busloads of children who'd surreptitiously slipped into the United States. Either experience would have been...
  • Elite Honduran unit works to stop flow of child emigrants to U.S.

    Elite Honduran unit works to stop flow of child emigrants to U.S.
    Empty energy drinks and rusted baby formula cans litter the moss-covered banks of the Lempa River near this country's northern border, marking the trails where, until recently, migrants — some of them children — made their way into Guatemala...
  • Mexican law enforcement accused of firing on U.S. border agents

    Mexican law enforcement accused of firing on U.S. border agents
     A Mexican law enforcement helicopter crossed into U.S. airspace and fired two shots, just missing American Border Patrol agents and prompting a quick apology from Mexican authorities in what is the second incursion this year of Mexican forces into United...
  • Border Patrol to ship detained families from Texas to California

    Border Patrol to ship detained families from Texas to California
    Hundreds of families caught illegally crossing the border in Texas will be flown to Border Patrol stations in Southern California in the coming days, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said. Adults with children being held in overcrowded Border Patrol...
  • Pelosi visits border facility, says immigration reform unlikely

    Pelosi visits border facility, says immigration reform unlikely
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) said she isn't hopeful that immigration reform will pass after she visited a Border Patrol facility in Brownsville, Texas, on Saturday. Pelosi and three other Democratic members of the House -- Filemon...
  • Border Patrol agent can be sued in fatal shooting, court rules

    A U.S. Border Patrol agent can be sued for firing across the border and killing a 15-year-old Mexican boy, a federal appeals court ruled Monday, a decision with potentially broad consequences for the highly charged issue of law enforcement's use of deadly...
  • New Mexico town's mayor: Residents not expected to protest immigrants

    New Mexico town's mayor: Residents not expected to protest immigrants
    The meeting in the small New Mexico town of Artesia was loud, volatile and emotional, and the number of people in attendance set an all-time record for a community face-off, officials said. The issue was whether the oil and farming community of 20,000...
  • Editorial: The peevish president

    Editorial: The peevish president
    "So sue me." — President Barack Obama on Tuesday, complaining about Republican leaders We're not sure who would be spurred into action by the hectoring lectures this week from the president of the United States along the lines of, "I'm right,...