U.S. Mexico Border

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The Supreme Court has agreed to hear two cases involving Trump administration policies at the U.S.-Mexico border.


The Trump administration has appealed a court order requiring the U.S. Border Patrol to provide beds, blankets, showers, quality food and medical evaluations to migrants held in many Arizona facilities longer than 48 hours.  The appeal filed Monday didn't list a reason.

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The Trump administration has quietly shut down the nation’s asylum system for the first time in decades amid the Coronavirus.


Border Patrol agents in Yuma have rescued three immigrants from a canal adjacent to the Colorado River.

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A Trump administration official says illegal border crossings have dropped by half as the strictest U.S.-Mexico border policies yet went into place amid the Coronavirus pandemic.