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Database of individuals who have died attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border.

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US investigators visit site where agent killed Sonora teen

US investigators visit site where agent killed Sonora teen

Border Patrol says it was responding to rock throwers. FBI probe is still open.

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Immigrants found locked in rental truck near Tucson

Immigrants found locked in rental truck near Tucson

The group was found at the Interstate 19 checkpoint near Amado.

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Massive acid spill disrupting lives along Sonora River

Massive acid spill disrupting lives along Sonora River

Mexican environmental authorities have filed a lawsuit against the mining operation.

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Stay of deportation denied for sanctuary seeker

Stay of deportation denied for sanctuary seeker

Family has been at Southside Presbyterian Church since Aug. 7.

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Man busted at border with $420K in cash

Man busted at border with $420K in cash

Agents found cash hidden under the car's rear seats and in the trunk.

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Agents arrest one, shut down border tunnel

Agents arrest one, shut down border tunnel

Was found near the DeConcini Port of Entry in Nogales earlier this month.

August 18, 2014 4:11 pm Photos

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How immigration through S. Arizona has changed

How immigration through S. Arizona has changed

Surge of Central Americans has altered local Border Patrol operations.

August 16, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Dreamers seek court order giving them driver's licenses

Dreamers seek court order giving them driver's licenses

After U.S. District court declines force state to give dreamers licenses, appeals court is asked to intervene.

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Government updates Mexico travel warning

Government updates Mexico travel warning

The advisory for Rocky Point appears to have been toned down slightly.

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$1.6 million in drugs seized at AZ borders in 6 days

$1.6 million in drugs seized at AZ borders in 6 days

Drug dogs were working overtime to sniff out narcotics.

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Officers at Nogales port seize meth, pot

Officers at Nogales port seize meth, pot

2 people taken into custody.

August 13, 2014 5:23 pm Photos

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Tucson protesters attempt to stop detainment

Tucson protesters attempt to stop detainment

Protesters attempted to stop the detainment of an immigrant by Border Patrol.  

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Expansion of Nogales port should ease border wait times

Expansion of Nogales port should ease border wait times

Renovations should result in shorter waits at Mariposa, but staffing issues remain.

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Arizona top state for deferred action applications

Arizona top state for deferred action applications

Arizona has the highest percentage of applicants for deferred action of any state.

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2 busts net $214K in hard drugs at border

2 busts net $214K in hard drugs at border

Narcotics detection dogs sniffed out cocaine and meth.

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Woman hides 6 pounds of heroin in her girdle

Woman hides 6 pounds of heroin in her girdle

The drugs has a street value of $86,000.

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Faced with deportation, woman seeks church sanctuary

Faced with deportation, woman seeks church sanctuary

Second time this year Southside Presbyterian has offered shelter to undocumented immigrant.

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$821K worth of drugs seized in 2 days

$821K worth of drugs seized in 2 days

Two U.S. citizens, three from Mexico arrested.

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Court case over for 2 border activists

Court case over for 2 border activists

The pair each paid $100 in fees Wednesday in Tucson.

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Audio: Grijalva says House border bill deserves veto

Audio: Grijalva says House border bill deserves veto

Grijalva says Republicans using border issue “as a political gambit” for election.

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Border agents make 15 arrests in 12 days

Border agents make 15 arrests in 12 days

Border Patrol agents made 15 arrests and seized vehicles, a gun and drugs.

August 05, 2014 3:12 pm Photos

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CBP officers seize meth, marijuana at crossings

CBP officers seize meth, marijuana at crossings

Three people taken into custody in separate incidents.

August 01, 2014 3:27 pm Photos

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Another suspect in Terry slaying extradited to US

Another suspect in Terry slaying extradited to US

2 men remain fugitives in border agent's death.

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Young crossers tell DC panel it's not safe at home

Young crossers tell DC panel it's not safe at home

They argue against speedier deportations for Central American youths.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Mother of Mexican teen killed by agents sues

Mother of Mexican teen killed by agents sues

The lawsuit demands a jury trial, monetary damages for the "unjustified" shooting. 

July 29, 2014 11:45 am
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