Migrant encounters at southern border sets new record as Biden prepares to end Title 42

a433c0c8-06dc-55a8-bdfa-8e9c90ee04e6, article, Bill Melugin, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/us, fox-news/us/immigration, fox-news/us/immigration/border-security, fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants, Louis Casiano, News
Border agents encountered nearly 235,000 migrants at the southern border in April, according to a court filing, which accounts for the highest number of encounters in the history of the Department of Homeland Security.
Read More

Texas to provide Mexican state with razor wire, training for border security

Adam Shaw, article, Bill Melugin, d11c7e20-834d-5f21-b81c-c0fc850159c1, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/politics, fox-news/us/immigration/border-security, fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants, fox-news/us/immigration/mexico, fox-news/us/us-regions/southwest/texas, News
The unprecedented agreement between Texas and the Mexican state of Coahuila -- which is situated across from Eagle Pass -- will involve Texas providing the Mexican authorities with c-wire (concertina/razor wire) and training on its deployment.
Read More

Video shows 11 migrants, smuggler fleeing rollover crash in Texas’ Rio Grande Valley

2db8eb96-4c7a-5281-9f80-ad478eb3d260, article, Bill Melugin, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/us, fox-news/us/immigration, fox-news/us/immigration/border-security, fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants, News, Ronn Blitzer
A car driven by a human smuggler flipped over while trying to evade Texas Department of Public Safety officials on Thursday, resulting in 11 migrants exiting the vehicle and fleeing on foot.
Read More

Garland says judges may consider criminal illegal immigrants’ mental health when considering asylum claims

Adam Shaw, article, bb49e1b9-79f8-54bb-b2bd-fa2f1bcfb2ea, Bill Melugin, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/person/joe-biden, fox-news/politics, fox-news/politics/executive/cabinet, fox-news/politics/justice-department, fox-news/us/crime, fox-news/us/immigration, fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants, News
Attorney General Merrick Garland on Monday said that immigration judges can now consider a criminal illegal immigrant’s mental health status when considering their asylum claim or whether to withhold their deportation -- overturning a prior ruling by a top appeals board.
Read More

Body of missing Texas National Guard soldier found

article, Bill Melugin, Danielle Wallace, f0484551-0e7a-5661-a475-a7681943c37d, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/topic/missing-persons, fox-news/us, fox-news/us/immigration, fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants, fox-news/us/military/national-guard, fox-news/us/us-regions/southwest/texas, News
The body of Texas Army National Guard Specialist Bishop E. Evans, who went missing after attempting to save two migrants from drowning, was found Monday on the fourth day of the search.
Read More

Illegal migrants a missing National Guard soldier tried to rescue were involved in drug trafficking: officials

7f58929d-9938-547f-87bc-923f2edca588, Adam Shaw, article, Bill Melugin, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/us, fox-news/us/immigration, fox-news/us/immigration/border-security, fox-news/us/immigration/illegal-immigrants, News
Two illegal migrants who were rescued by a now-missing Texas National Guard soldier were involved in “illicit transnational narcotics trafficking,” officials said Saturday as the search for the missing service member resumed.
Read More

Texas search for missing National Guard soldier called off for night

2414cd67-c0b4-5e82-82a0-7c7d821455e8, Adam Sabes, article, Bill Melugin, fnc, Fox News, fox-news/us, fox-news/us/crime, fox-news/us/crime/police-and-law-enforcement, fox-news/us/us-regions/southeast, fox-news/us/us-regions/southwest/texas, News
The search for a missing Texas National Guard soldier that went missing on Friday while attempting to rescue migrants in a river has been called off for the night.
Read More