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Border News

Businessweek: Mexico’s Gulf Cartel Drug Kingpin Captured in Texas

October 22, 2014

Oct. 22 (Bloomberg) --The head of Mexico’s Gulf Cartel drug trafficking ring was arrested by federal

ABC: Immigrants found inside washing machine, cardboard box near Texas border

October 20, 2014

FALFURRIAS, Texas - Officials say a man found hiding inside of a washing machine and four other

The Monitor: Gulf Cartel plaza boss sought after fellow leader's arrest in Edinburg

October 13, 2014

EDINBURG — Federal agents Thursday night arrested the man purported to be a top-ranking Gulf Cartel

Corpus Christi Caller-Times: Texas ag commissioner, law enforcement update land owners on border security

October 10, 2014

KINGSVILLE - Fred Cappadona spends a lot of time mending fences.He estimates coyotes smuggling

Fox News Latino: Border Patrol on alert after 71 people from hard-hit Ebola countries illegally enter U.S. this year

October 07, 2014

With a number of prominent conservative politicians raising fears that the Ebola outbreak could

The Christian Post: 4 Possible Terrorists May Have Tried to Enter US Through Texas-Mexico Border, Says House National Security Subcommittee Chairman

October 07, 2014

The chairman of the House subcommittee on National Security said that he had heard reports that four

The Texas Tribune: Dewhurst tells D.C. crowd prayer rugs found on Border

September 29, 2014

In a speech in Washington, D.C., on Friday, outgoing Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst doubled down on claims

Austin American-Statesman: Authorities seize liquid meth at Texas border

September 24, 2014

LAREDO, Texas — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers say they have seized nearly $800,000

The Latino Post: Texas Manhunt Underway After Immigrant Teen Commits Alleged Drug Cartel 'Hit'

September 24, 2014

Texas police officers are searching for a 14-year-old who is suspected of trying to execute a

Breitbart: Feds Arrest Cartel Gun Buying Ring Along Texas Border

September 22, 2014

BROWNSVILLE, Texas -- A group of over a dozen U.S. citizens are facing federal weapons charges for

Dallas Morning News: Dallas police drug squad sees jump in heroin smuggling

September 16, 2014

The Dallas Police Department’s interdiction squad is still doing what it always has: using

BREITBART: Alleged Mexican Cartel Hitmen Arrested After Assassination in Texas

September 09, 2014

MCALLEN, Texas -- Two suspected cartel gunmen went before a federal judge this morning in connection

WLOX- Mexican cartel suspect found with more than $1M in Jackson Co.

September 08, 2014

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A Texas man is facing federal charges after authorities found more than

KSAT: Texas border crosser had cocaine strapped to legs

September 04, 2014

EL PASO - A woman from Mexico faces cocaine smuggling charges after an officer at a Texas border

Dallas Morning News: For some cartels, human smuggling has taken priority over drugs

September 03, 2014

EL PASO — With recent waves of Central Americans seeking to reach the U.S., human smuggling along

San Anonio Express-News: Four Backpacks Seized in South Texas Contain $650,000 and a Kilo of Cocaine

August 27, 2014

SAN ANTONIO - Four abandoned backpacks found by U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley

Dallas Business Journal: Texas RRC expresses energy infrastructure concerns about ISIS and Mexican cartels

August 26, 2014

Texas Railroad Commission members are expressing growing concerns about the state's energy

Fox News Latino: Mexican Drug Cartel Violence Spreading To Rural U.S. As Police Crack Down In Big Cities

August 21, 2014

A bloody, bullet-riddled body slumped inside of an SUV on a lonely stretch of road. Five people shot

Fox News: Hand grenades becoming key weapon in Mexican cartels' arsenals, say authorities

August 18, 2014

Mexican drug cartels, whose trafficking efforts into the U.S. have grown bolder amid the border

KXAN: Report outlines costs of Texas border surge

August 13, 2014

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Temporary funding for the border surge may run out soon after troops in training

Washington Times: Texas man sics 4 dogs on Border Patrol agent tracking illegals

August 13, 2014

A southern Texas man was arrested and jailed for ordering his four dogs to attack a Border Patrol

Daily Mail: 'The border fence is a joke': Filmmaker crosses from US to Mexico dressed as Osama bin Laden as Border Patrol says 'we can't be everywhere at once'

August 11, 2014

A flamethrowing American conservative activist raised eyebrows in the U.S. on Monday by releasing a

ABC 13: Texas Border Crossers: Kids, But Chinese, Other Nations Too

August 11, 2014

McALLEN, TX (KTRK) -- The news from the border has been non-stop. It's a crisis: Unaccompanied

Breitbart: Dead Body Burned After Texas Border Drug Murder

August 08, 2014

McALLEN, Texas – Police continue to look for two men connected with a drug murder where the victim

Daily Caller: Texas Border Rancher Says Illegal Immigrant Surge ‘Overwhelming’

August 08, 2014

While the discussion of the latest wave of illegal immigrants has focused mostly on women and

Fox News: Suspects in murder of Border Patrol agent arrested and deported numerous times

August 06, 2014

RAYMONDVILLE, Texas -- Two illegal immigrants from Mexico who were charged with first-degree murder

InfoWars: Two Illegals Charged in Murder of Border Agent

August 05, 2014

Two Mexican nationals are being charged with the murder of an off-duty Border Patrol agent, who was

Fox News: Rubio on Illegal Immigration Influx: ‘Inhumane to Allow This to Continue’

July 30, 2014

There are new reports amid a crisis on our southern border that illegal immigrants are not showing

Breitbart: Budget to Transport Illegals Across USA Approaches $100M

July 28, 2014

HOUSTON, Texas--The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee approved a Department of Homeland

Texas Insider: OTHAL BRAND: “Last year we found eight bodies in the river here. Four of them had no heads. None of them drowned.”

July 24, 2014

“It bothers me when I hear, ‘It’s the federal government’s job,’ … We live here.”“The water level
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