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June 5, 2019
Arrests along Mexico border surged again in May, blowing past 'breaking point'
June 5, 2019 - 5:12pm
April 23, 2019
Larry Mitchell Hopkins. Photo: Dona Ana County Jail
Militia leader said members were training to kill Obama, Clinton and Soros, FBI says
April 23, 2019 - 11:59am
February 19, 2019
Agents patrol the US-Mexico border in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument National Monument on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, in Ajo, Arizona. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Border agents offer snacks and medical checks to families arriving in U.S.
February 19, 2019 - 6:28pm
February 18, 2019
Mauricio Vidaurri, an inspector for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, poses for a photograph at the remains of a house on his family's land in Laredo, Texas, on Feb. 17, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Matthew Busch.
Trump's border wall faces Texas-size backlash from landowners
February 18, 2019 - 11:49am
February 15, 2019
Commentary: The great emergency hoax
February 15, 2019 - 7:57pm
January 31, 2019
U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo from Thursday morning's Press Event at the Port of Nogales
US border officials announce largest-ever fentanyl seizure
January 31, 2019 - 4:30pm
January 14, 2019
A Border Patrol agent watches the fence between Mexico and the U.S. from his SUV in the hills east of Nogales, Arizona. Bloomberg photo by Eric Martin.
As Trump pushes for wall, authorities find drug tunnels under the US-Mexico border
January 14, 2019 - 4:19pm
January 9, 2019
A Customs and Border Protection agent on a bridge between Mexico and Hidalgo, Texas, Nov. 9, 2018. The specter of a shutdown is lurking in the nation’s capital, just in time for the holidays. Customs and Border Protection agents, considered “essential” employees, could be forced to work over the holidays without pay. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Border Protection officer's union sues Trump administration over shutdown after missed paycheck
January 9, 2019 - 12:39pm
January 7, 2019
On Jan. 1, Day 11 of the partial government shutdown, the U.S. Capitol dome is viewed through a reflection of the American flag on Capitol Hill.   Washington Post photo by Melina Mara
Administration making efforts to mitigate shutdown, which stretches on
January 7, 2019 - 9:21am
December 30, 2018
FILE -- A portion of the border fence along the edge of Laredo Community College's campus in Laredo, Texas, Jan. 27, 2017. A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a woman who had crossed the border illegally near Laredo on May 23, 2018, after the officer came under attack, federal authorities said. The officer said he fired his gun because he had been assaulted, but a neighbor said there were no signs of an attack. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Customs and Border Protection head defends agency after deaths of two children
December 30, 2018 - 3:04pm
December 26, 2018
Kirstjen Nielsen at the White House in Washington on Oct. 12, 2017. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick
After 2nd child dies in US custody, Homeland Security expands medical screenings
December 26, 2018 - 8:16pm
August 9, 2018
Carla L. Provost. Photo credit: U.S. Customs and Border Protection
New Border Patrol chief will be the first woman to lead the agency
August 9, 2018 - 2:30pm
FILE -- A portion of the border fence along the edge of Laredo Community College's campus in Laredo, Texas, Jan. 27, 2017. A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a woman who had crossed the border illegally near Laredo on May 23, 2018, after the officer came under attack, federal authorities said. The officer said he fired his gun because he had been assaulted, but a neighbor said there were no signs of an attack. (Tamir Kalifa/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
A family was separated at the border, and this distraught father took his own life
June 9, 2018 - 9:32am
May 21, 2018
Border Patrol agent detained two US citizens at a Montana gas station after hearing them speak Spanish
May 21, 2018 - 7:56am
March 27, 2018
Seven detained, snowmobiles seized after illegal crossing from Canada into Minn.
March 27, 2018 - 4:20pm