Photo of children lining up to enter a tent at the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Homestead, Fl.

Homeland Security Official Defends Conditions at Border

WASHINGTON — Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan on Sunday defended conditions at U.S. Border Patrol stations following reports of crowded and unsanitary conditions that have heightened debate about President Donald Trump's immigration policy, a...
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Border Patrol’s First Female Chief Hopes to Inspire Women

WASHINGTON — U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost says she hopes she can inspire other women to sign up with the agency, which has just one female agent for every 20 men. "If you're a woman in law enforcement, I don't care where you're at, you're a minori...