U.S. Customs and Border Protection

A group of asylum seekers cross the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, Thursday, July 4, 2019.
Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP
July 09, 2019 - 5:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Homeland Security says there was a 28% drop in the number of migrants encountered by Customs and Border Protection at the U.S.-Mexico border last month. There were 104,344 people encountered in June, down from 144,278 the month before. May saw a record high number of families...
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May 16, 2019 - 11:09 am
EL PASO, Texas (KFTK) — After spending several weeks in a Texas hospital, a 2-year-old Guatemalan boy, who was apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border in early April, died Tuesday night, the Washington Post reported . Guatemala’s Consul Tekandi Paniagua, who was one of two sources who confirmed the...
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