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After dropping during the recession, the number of immigrants crossing the border illegally into the U.S. appears to be on the rise again.
Courtesy Bishop Mark J. Seitz
Roman Catholic leaders made a rare visit to the border and celebrated Mass on Tuesday in the shadow of the fence separating the U.S. and Mexico, offering Holy Communion through the steel barrier to…
A divided Supreme Court ruled Monday that immigrant children who waited for years with their parents to obtain visas still have to go to the back of the line when they turn 21. In a 5-4 decision,…
A 22-year-old woman made the 1,700 mile trip to the U.S. and tells ABC-7 why.
U.S. House of Represenatives
The surge of undocumented child immigrants into the United States seems to have every national leader talking.Today, El Paso Bishop Mark Seitz had his word heard during a Congressional committee…
The child whose dull eyes came alive when a shelter volunteer handed her a floppy-eared, pink bunny doll does not know she and her mother, who crossed the border with her, are in the middle of a…
Texas Tribune Interactive: Federal children's shelters in Texas
Martha Raddatz fills in for George Stephanopoulos. Raddatz hosts a discussion on the recent crisis at the border. Bishop Mark Seitz from the Catholic diocese of El Paso joined the discussion with…
Two Central American immigrants brought to El Paso for processing have active tuberculosis, the National Border Patrol Council Local 1929 told ABC-7 Monday."We're concerned for our agents and they're…
The Dallas County judge expects strong opposition against a county plan to house and care for 2,000 children who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border alone. Clay Jenkins on Friday told The Dallas…
Gov. Susana Martinez is blaming President Barack Obama and Congress for the surge in Central American immigrants attempting to enter the country illegally.
ABC 7 is trying to learn more about the efforts to help the Central American immigrants being brought to the Borderland. The people providing shelter and services to them locally say they are…
Two thousand undocumented immigrants – all of them families – have been sent to El Paso from South Texas for processing since June 7.
Outlines of a possible compromise that would more quickly deport minors arriving from Central America emerged Thursday as part of President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency request to address…
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