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Some immigrant teens say they've waited weeks or months in massive facilities and don't know when they'll be released to relatives in the United States. 


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The Supreme Court says the Biden administration likely violated federal law in trying to end a Trump-era program that forces people to wait in Mexico while seeking asylum in the U.S. 


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Record numbers of Venezuelans are crossing the U.S.-Mexico border as overall migration swells.


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The Biden administration has quietly tasked six humanitarian groups with recommending which migrants should be allowed into the United States to pursue asylum as it faces mounting pressure to lift public health rules that have barred people from seeking protection. 


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A government watchdog says the Trump administration forced migrant parents to leave the United States without their children under its family separation policy. 


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The number of unaccompanied children encountered on the U.S. border with Mexico in April eased from an all-time high a month earlier, while more adults are coming without families. 


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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey says National Guard troops being sent to the border region will focus initially on the Yuma area. 


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President Joe Biden is nominating two people who criticized Trump-era immigration policies for key roles at the Department of Homeland Security. 


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The Biden administration is scrambling to manage a growing humanitarian and political challenge at the U.S.-Mexico border.



A new report by a federal watchdog says the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency misspent millions of dollars meant for migrant care during the 2019 surge in border crossings.