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YUMA — Walking across the border at the San Luis port of entry gets faster beginning in January.
Motorists line up to cross the border into the US from Tijuana as they wait at the US Customs and Border protection port of entry in San Ysidro,Thursday.
In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, law enforcement officers gather at a command post in the desert near Naco, Ariz., Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, after a Border Patrol agent was shot to death near the U.S.-Mexico line. The agent, Nicholas Ivie, 30, and a colleague were on patrol about 100 miles from Tucson, when shooting broke out shortly before 2 a.m., the Border Patrol said. (AP Photo/U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Gabriel Guerrero)
HIGHGATE, Vt. - Motorists passed easily through border checkpoints Thursday as tougher identification standards for U.S. and Canadian citizens went into effect without the backups and confusion some travelers had feared.
WASHINGTON - President Bush signed a bill Thursday authorizing 700 miles of new fencing along the U.S.-Mexico border, hoping to give Republican candidates a pre-election platform for asserting they're tough on illegal immigration.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — President Felipe Calderon said Monday that the death of a Mexican migrant after being shot with a stun gun by a U.S. immigration officer was an unacceptable human rights violation.
McALLEN, Texas -- Corruption along the U.S.-Mexican border takes many forms.
NOGALES – As a young man, Edward Holler slipped easily through gaps in a U.S.-Mexico border fence behind his house to visit shops and friends on the Mexican side.
The Obama administration is going to put 1,200 National Guard troops along the U.S. border with Mexico.
By Thomas Baranick
Federal officers have captured a 19-year-old Queen Creek man wanted in California for warrants stemming from a hit-and-run accident that resulted in an injury.
A Mesa teenager missing for more than two weeks has been found safe near the Mexican border.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mexican children illegally crossing the border alone remain vulnerable to drug cartels, gangs and other dangers because a 2-year-old law designed to protect them is not being executed well, advocates from the U.S. and Mexico said in a report released Wednesday.
WASHINGTON - The Bush administration will deploy more than 500 additional Border Patrol agents to Arizona to deter illegal immigrants from crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, officials said Tuesday, even as a self-appointed civilian group was preparing to launch its own patrols.
If you saw one of Tom Parrella’s big black Suburbans on the road you probably wouldn’t guess that it’s really a mobile fortress for the rich, the famous or any other potential target of unwanted attention.
Don’t look for National Guard troops on the Arizona border just yet.
The unmanned aerial vehicle helping to keep an eye on Arizona’s border with Mexico is being grounded at the height of the season for illegal border crossings.
WASHINGTON — You wouldn't know it from the public debate, but the U.S.-Mexico border is more fortified now than it was even five years ago. Far more agents patrol it, more fences, barriers and technology protect it and taxpayers are spending billions more to reinforce it.
The nation's top officials said Wednesday there are no plans to close the border with Mexico - or even parts of it - in response to the outbreak of swine flu in that country.
ORGAN PIPE CACTUS NATIONAL MONUMENT - Within a few years, vehicles driving loads of illegal immigrants or drugs through the rugged terrain of Arizona’s southwestern deserts could largely be a thing of the past.
Work on "virtual fences" planned for Arizona's stretch of U.S.-Mexican border has been brought to a halt.
Rebuffed by the Department of Defense, Gov. Jan Brewer is taking her call for more National Guard troops on the border to Congress. And this time she's got help.In a letter released Friday, Brewer and her counterparts in California, New Mexico and Texas ask the top Democratic and Republican leaders in the House and Senate to "fully fund the National Guard Counter-Drug Program."
FORT HANCOCK, Texas — After a bad day on the job as a Border Patrol agent, Eddie DeLaCruz went home and began discussing with his wife how to celebrate her upcoming birthday. Then he casually pressed his government-issued handgun under his chin and pulled the trigger.