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With More Central American Migrants Coming to U.S., Concerns About Another Surge

New numbers from the U.S. Border Patrol show that the number of families illegally crossing the southern border has more than doubled since the same time period last fall. That’s causing concern that there could be a new surge of … Continue reading

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Tensions over Iguala Massacre High as Protestors call for National Strike

The disappearance and likely murder of 43 students from a teachers’ college in Mexico has triggered protests that some say could lead to a political earthquake the likes of which the country hasn’t seen in generations, maybe even since the Mexican … Continue reading

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New Tornillo Port of Entry Opens as Construction Continues

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced Monday the opening of a new international border crossing near the small border town of Tornillo, TX. Construction on the new, six-lane port of entry has been underway since July of 2011, when … Continue reading

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Juárez Begins Shuttle Service Hoping to Attract Tourists

Tourists abandoned the Mexican border city of Juárez in droves when a vicious drug war erupted in its streets beginning five years ago. Now the city wants to win them back with the help of a new shuttle service that … Continue reading

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