The federal government on Monday launched a pilot program to collect DNA from people in immigration custody and submit it to the FBI, with plans to expand across its entire borders with Canada and Mexico.

US Starts Sending Asylum Seekers Across Arizona Border

Jan 3, 2020
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The federal government says it has started sending asylum-seekers back to Nogales, Mexico, to await court hearings. The hearings will be scheduled roughly 350 miles away in Juarez, Mexico.

Half Of Trains In Mexico Found Carrying Migrants

Jan 1, 2020

Mexico says it has found migrants riding on about half of trains inspected south of the U.S. border.

U.S. Customs and Border Protection is formally codifying a medical plan formed in the wake of a massive surge of migrant families to the U.S.-Mexico border and deaths in their custody.

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An executive order by President Donald Trump giving governors the right to refuse to accept refugees is putting Republican governors in an uncomfortable position.