21 hrs ago
House's border-crisis bill falls well short of Obama's request
Boys wait in line to make a phone call as they are joined by hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children that are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Arizona.
Mother of Slain Mexican Teen Sues US Border Patrol
The mother of a Mexican teen who was shot to death by a U.S. Border Patrol agent nearly two years ago sued the agency on Tuesday, saying her son was playing basketball with his girlfriend and friends minutes before he was hit in the back by at least eight bullets.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Storms Knock Down US-Mexico Fence in Arizona
Thunderstorms near the southern Arizona border have knocked down part of the metal border fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico.
Cleaning up in Nogales after flooding near the border
Clean up in Nogales continues this morning after the weekend monsoon. With the strong wind and rains it knocked over section of the U.S.-Mexico border fence.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Border agents say violent MS-13 recruiting at Arizona facility for new Central American arrivals
Shawn Moran, of the National Border Patrol Council, said the gang leaders are recruiting pre-teens, as they typically do, and following the lead of drug cartels also trying to fill their ranks from among the estimated 57,000 unaccompanied youths and others who have come to the U.S. from Central America in roughly the past nine months.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Storm damage in Nogales and Tubac
The storms that swept through Santa Cruz County on Friday afternoon left behind a lot of damage in Nogales and Tubac.
Phoenix New Times
Christine Jones, Paul Babeu, and Assorted Nativists Blasted in Dennis Gilman's Latest Video
Historians, psychologists, sociologists will all have a field day with the mass hysteria prompted by the child refugees from Central America, who came to this country fleeing poverty and violence.
The Washington Post
A new Border Patrol chief signals he is ready to end a culture of impunity
FOLLOWING MONTHS of damning disclosures about the use of deadly force by Border Patrol agents, Department of Homeland Security officials tightened the rules of engagement this spring .
Pastor Reveals What He Believes Would End Gov't Welfare...
A pastor who was turned away earlier this month from helping immigrant children being held at an Arizona detention center said the current border crisis is an opportunity for churches to take back from the government their biblical responsibility to feed the poor.
Lynch Skeptical Of Proposal To Shelter Illegal Immigrant Children In Mass.
U.S. Customs officer helps two young boys at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Arizona.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Central American migrant kids become targets back home
The Bureau of Customs and Border Protection said this week nearly all the immigrant children who had been held in Nogales, Arizona, have been moved and taken to other facilities.
Nogales CBP officers seize $235K in meth, heroin
NOGALES, Ariz. Customs and Border Protection officers apprehended two people in separate incidents this week for attempting to smuggle methamphetamine and heroin with a combined value estimated at $235,000.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Catholic Sun Phoenix
Along the border: Agent has keen eye for signs of people on move
U.S. Border Patrol Agent Bryan Flowers points to an area on the steel-slat border fence west of Nogales, Ariz., July 16. Flowers said that fencing along the international border serves as an obstacle to unlawful crossings, but it "can't stop a person's will to cross if that's what they've decided to do."
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Congress far apart on border crisis plan as summer recess looms
Detainees are escorted to an area to make phone calls as hundreds of mostly Central American immigrant children are being processed and held at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center on June 18, 2014, in Nogales, Ariz.
The Tustin News
Tustin West Little League sweeps into semifinals
The Tustin West Little League Intermediate 50/70 team defeated all four of its pool play opponents to advance to the regional semifinals that were played on Wednesday in Nogales, Ariz.
Los Angeles Times
U.S. investigators focus on money laundering linked to border crisis
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, in short-sleeve shirt, and Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer on June 25 visit a facility in Nogales, Ariz., holding about 900 migrant children.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Arizona governor hopefuls debate hot-button issues
Although the candidates discussed other topics that included education and the economy, illegal immigration drew the most pointed comments from them during the hour-long debate.
The Beaumont Enterprise
Arizona Senators renew call to quickly deport kids
In this July 12, 2014, photo, Central American migrants ride a freight train during their journey toward the U.S.-Mexico border in Ixtepec, Mexico.
Barnard tosses no-hitter for Carson Intermediate All-Stars
Jared Barnard threw a no-hitter as the Carson Intermediate All-Stars picked up their first win, 2-1, at the Little League Western Regionals in Nogales, Ariz.
Documents Detail Heinous Crimes Committed by Gang Members Being Housed in Nogales Processing Center
Late last week I reported 16 MS-13 gang members exploiting the unaccompanied minor crisis were being housed at a Border Patrol processing center in Nogales, Arizona.