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Over 120 Pounds Of Liquid Meth Hidden In Water Bottles Seized At Border

Over 120 Pounds Of Liquid Meth Hidden In Water Bottles Seized At Border

KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Border officials seized over 120 pounds of liquid methamphetamine hidden in water bottles near a San Diego, California, port of entry on Wednesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced Friday. The narcotics were found in a 2020 Ford Eagle driven by a 36-year-old female U.S. citizen who was waiting in line to […]

FACT CHECK: Do Wildfires Stop At The US’s Borders With Canada And Mexico?

FACT CHECK: Do Wildfires Stop At The US’s Borders With Canada And Mexico?

  Brad Sylvester | Fact Check Reporter An image shared on Facebook claims a map shows that wildfires stop at the U.S.’s borders with Canada and Mexico. The map only appears to show U.S. wildfire data. Both Canada and Mexico are also experiencing wildfires, according to NASA’s fire map. Fact Check: The post shows a map of the U.S. […]

Report: Border Officials Consider Blocking Americans From Re-Entry If They Have Been Exposed To Coronavirus

Report: Border Officials Consider Blocking Americans From Re-Entry If They Have Been Exposed To Coronavirus

  KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Proposed changes to immigration rules include blocking citizens or legal residents from reentry if an official thinks that they have been exposed to or infected with the coronavirus, the New York Times reported. President Donald Trump has already denied entry to foreigners traveling from coronavirus hot spots such as China and […]

‘Every American Should Be Afraid’: Former ICE Chief Says A Biden Victory Would Lead To ‘Chaos’ At The Border

‘Every American Should Be Afraid’: Former ICE Chief Says A Biden Victory Would Lead To ‘Chaos’ At The Border

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Former Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) acting director Tom Homan spoke to the Daily Caller News Foundation about his thoughts on a possible Joe Biden victory.  The longtime immigration official did not hold back on his criticism, saying there would be chaos at the border if Biden ousted President […]

Border Apprehensions Drop, Thousands Of Migrants Turned Back Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Border Apprehensions Drop, Thousands Of Migrants Turned Back Amid Coronavirus Crisis

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER   Customs and Border Protection (CBP) reported a decline in illegal alien encounters, and a massive drop in cross-border traffic overall, as the Trump administration continues to prohibit non-essential travel amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, CBP acting Commissioner Mark Morgan broke down how the coronavirus lockdown […]

‘We’re Taking An Overabundance Of Caution’: Border Patrol Braces For Spread Of Coronavirus

‘We’re Taking An Overabundance Of Caution’: Border Patrol Braces For Spread Of Coronavirus

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials said its agency, including Border Patrol agents, is following all the necessary steps to combat the coronavirus outbreak in a conference call with reporters Friday. CBP expressed confidence that the agency has the necessary resources to deal with potential contact of the novel […]

POLITICS | EXCLUSIVE: Funding Secured For 1,000 Miles Of Border Wall, White House Officials Say

POLITICS | EXCLUSIVE: Funding Secured For 1,000 Miles Of Border Wall, White House Officials Say

CHRISTIAN DATOC SENIOR WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT . The Trump administration is shifting its border wall focus from procuring resources to breaking ground on new construction after securing funds for 1,000 miles of new wall along the southern border, White House officials tell the Daily Caller. The fiscal year 2021 budget requests fewer funds for border wall […]

Judge Rules in Favor of Trump Administration on Separating Families at Border

Judge Rules in Favor of Trump Administration on Separating Families at Border

BY MIMI NGUYEN LY   A U.S. federal judge ruled that the Trump administration is operating within its authority when deciding to separate illegal immigrants who enter the country as family units at the U.S.-Mexico border. U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw in San Diego, California, said in a 26-page decision (pdf) on Monday that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) […]

EXCLUSIVE – COMMENTARY: Meet The Rancher Who Has To Police The Border By Himself

EXCLUSIVE – COMMENTARY: Meet The Rancher Who Has To Police The Border By Himself

WILLIAM DAVIS REPORTER   America’s immigration crisis has been overshadowed by soundbites and political fights in Washington, D.C., but for  many Americans, what happens at the border has real-life consequences. The Chiltons own a ranch near the U.S.-Mexico border, and have to face the day to day dangers that come with America’s border crisis. See what […]

‘An Extremely Effective Tool’: DHS Expands Remain In Mexico Program For Asylum Seekers

‘An Extremely Effective Tool’: DHS Expands Remain In Mexico Program For Asylum Seekers

JASON HOPKINS IMMIGRATION AND POLITICS REPORTER . The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) expanded the Remain in Mexico program to Arizona, and authorities will transfer migrants who cross the border near Tucson to Nogales, Mexico.  Remain in Mexico, also referred to as Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), requires asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for the duration […]

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