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Border wall projects funded with military money halted by Biden administration

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration announced April 30 it would stop paying for construction projects along the southern border between Mexico and the U.S.,...

Kino Border Initiative offers compassion and support to migrants at the...

A few years ago, a woman migrating from Mexico to the United States with her children arrived at Kino Border Initiative's center in Nogales,...

Ministries bring hope, comfort to immigrants and asylum-seekers at U.S.-Mexico border

After U.S. President Joe Biden's inauguration, the Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Laredo, Texas, staff wondered if their immigration work would change quickly. For...

Rampant, untrue rumor drives some Central Americans to U.S.-Mexico border

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador  -- Glenda Melgar said she was surprised and tempted when she started hearing what was happening at the U.S.-Mexico border:...

Immigration judges at the U.S.-Mexico border say they base decisions to...

WASHINGTON -- Some immigration judges hearing cases at the U.S.-Mexico border have confided to their fellow jurists they have issued decisions on an immigrant's...

Catholic bishops, groups speak out against President Trump’s national emergency

WASHINGTON — Catholic bishops near the U.S.-Mexico border, joined by other U.S. prelates, voiced opposition just after President Donald Trump's Feb. 15 declaration of...

Death of 7-year-old girl at border is ‘disruption of natural order...

WASHINGTON -- Three U.S. Catholic bishops Dec. 18 joined their voices in mourning the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan girl shortly after she crossed...

Simple act of providing jugs of water in desert prevents migrant...

AJO, Ariz. (CNS) -- In the Sonoran Desert northeast of Ajo, temperatures can soar to mid-90s in late spring and above 100 degrees in...

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