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7 hrs ago | AlertNet

Honduras and Guatemala seek U.S. help with gang violence to halt ...

Detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility, in Brownsville, Texas, on June 18, 2014.

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11 hrs ago | Intermountain Jewish News

Two Americans killed in Gaza

Sean Carmeli, a sergeant in the Israeli army, was stationed in Israel's South awaiting possible orders to enter Gaza.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Beaver Countian

Christian charities step into breach as Texas migrant crisis deepens

This article titled "Christian charities step into breach as Texas migrant crisis deepens" was written by Tom Dart in Houston, for theguardian.com on Thursday 24th July 2014 15.59 UTC As spring turned to summer, locals in the Texas border city of McAllen noticed a rise in the number of migrant women and children being dropped off at the bus station ... (more)

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SFGate

Gang violence, fears for children fuel rush to US

In this June 18, 2014, file photo, detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection, processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.

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NewsOK.com

Gang violence, fears for children fuel rush to US

Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they're fleeing violent gangs in Central America.

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Deseret News

In our opinion: History will remember our response to the current Central American refugee crisis

This June 18, 2014 file photo shows children detainees coloring and drawing at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Jim Gilchrist - one of the founders of the Minutemen Project - said he's reaching out across America to recruit at least 3,500 volunteers who will go to the border to patrol and cover the "porous areas" between San Diego and Brownsville, Texas.

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Washington Times

a Operation Normandya set to send 3,500 volunteers to border to a stop an invasiona

Jim Gilchrist - one of the founders of the Minutemen Project - said he's reaching out across America to recruit at least 3,500 volunteers who will go to the border to patrol and cover the "porous areas" between San Diego and Brownsville, Texas.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

MySanAntonio.com

Archbishop: treat immigrant children with "traditional American compassion"

San Antonio Archbishop Gustavo Garcia-Siller smiles while talking to the media prior to visiting patients at Children's Hospital Monday afternoon.

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CBS Local

Mexican Immigrant-Stanford Law Professor Unlikely To Follow...

California Governor Jerry Brown has nominated a Stanford Law School professor and former advisor to President Obama on Immigration policy to the State Supreme Court.

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Deseret News

Despite crush of children crossing the border, illegal immigration low

This June 18, 2014 file photo shows children detainees coloring and drawing at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.

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Newsday

Salinas: I went to the border to meet immigrating kids

A detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility, on June 18, 2014, in Brownsville, Texas.

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Deseret News

Massachusetts governor said bible inspired him to offer shelter to immigrant children

This June 18, 2014, file photo, detainees sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection, processing facility in Brownsville,Texas.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

KXAN-TV Austin

Ruling aims to keep immigration facility out of Marble Falls

Young boys sleep in a holding cell where hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz.

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590ktie.com

Perry sending National Guard troops to border

Gov. Rick Perry is deploying up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border over the next month to combat what he said Monday were criminals exploiting a surge of children pouring into the U.S. illegally.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Carrier Constellation heading for scrap yard

The aircraft carrier Constellation, which spent most of its nearly 42 years of service operating out of San Diego Bay, will be scrapped in Texas following a historic tow from its resting place in the Pacific Northwest.

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Washington Times

Obama ignored warnings of illegal child crossings on the border for 2 years: report

U.S. border patrol agents spent the last two years issuing warnings to the Obama administration about an uptick in the number of illegal minor-aged immigrants crossers, a new report from the University of Team at El Paso found.

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Arkansas Online

Influx of alien kids foretold to officials

WASHINGTON -- Nearly a year before President Barack Obama declared a humanitarian crisis on the border, a team of experts arrived at the Fort Brown patrol station in Brownsville, Texas, and discovered a makeshift transportation depot for a deluge of foreign children.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Amarillo.com

Immigration issues become lost in border crossing crisis

After reports in March of three undocumented Honduran migrants being assaulted by a Border Patrol agent, who was later found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot, immigration activists decided to form a group to determine whether migrants were being routinely abused.

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Breitbart.com

Two Americans Killed Helping Israel Fight Hamas

FALFURRIAS, Texas-Two Americans were killed in the Israeli war against Hamas on Saturday.

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