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Trump Administration Picks a New Leader for US Border Patrol

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has named a new head of the U.S. Border Patrol. Rodney Scott will take over for Carla Provost, who is retiring, according to an announcement obtained Friday by The Associated Press from Mark Morgan, acting head of U.S. ...
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2 Marines Allegedly Smuggle Immigrants at Border for Cash

Two Marines based at Camp Pendleton face federal charges after allegedly accepting money to pick up undocumented immigrants near the U.S-Mexico border. Three undocumented immigrants were in the back seat, and they told authorities they planned to pay $8,000...
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Government Moves Migrant Children After Bad Treatment Exposed

The U.S. government has removed most children from a remote Border Patrol station in Texas near the border with Mexico following reports that more than 300 children were detained there and caring for each other with inadequate food, water and sanitation. "H...

Migrants at Southern Border Top 100K for 2nd Month in a Row

WASHINGTON — The number of migrants apprehended at the Southern border topped 100,000 for the second month in a row as the Trump administration manages an ever-increasing number of Central American families streaming to the U.S. that hardline policies have fai...