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Stories with subject: Border security
  • Cameras show arrests down amid Texas border security push 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 2:16 pm

    DALLAS - Data from the Texas Department of Public Safety's 1,200-plus border cameras shows that in the 14 months since the state began a surge of law enforcement along the Texas-Mexico border, the number of arrests in smuggling events detected by the technology has dropped, according to a newspaper report.

  • Hungary's Orban attacks Croatian counterpart over migrants 
    Updated: Oct-02-15 12:09 pm

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - Hungary's prime minister lambasted his Croatian counterpart Friday, accusing him of being the envoy of a global left-wing organization with the job of attacking Hungary - some the strongest statements yet in neighborhood disputes caused by the migrant crisis.

  • The Latest: Hungary to close reception center in Debrecen story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 11:43 am

    BUDAPEST, Hungary - The latest developments in the hundreds of thousands of refugees and other migrants passing through Europe on their way west. All times local.

  • AP Interview: Libya says Parliament will go past deadline story has photos
    Updated: Sep-28-15 10:49 am

    UNITED NATIONS - The leader of Libya's parliament says the elected House of Representatives will continue talks past the Oct. 20 deadline for its mandate to expire if a peace deal with the divided country's rival government isn't reached by then.

  • Border Patrol agent is indicted in 2012 fatal shooting story has photos
    Updated: Sep-24-15 7:21 pm

    TUCSON, Arizona - A Border Patrol agent charged with second-degree murder in the death of a Mexican teen is one of only three agents to face murder charges in more than 20 years.

  • Guyana says Venezuela deploys troops to disputed border story has photos
    Updated: Sep-22-15 6:47 pm

    GEORGETOWN, Guyana - Guyana President David Granger said Tuesday that Venezuela has deployed troops to a contested border region in what he called a "dangerous" escalation of a long-running dispute between the South American nations.

  • Tech disruption briefly affects some passport controls in US 
    Updated: Sep-19-15 11:37 pm

    WASHINGTON - U.S. officials say Customs and Border Protection experienced a brief technology disruption affecting some automated passport control and global entry kiosks.

  • 4 San Bernardino deputies to receive honor for bravery 
    Updated: Sep-17-15 5:46 am

    SAN BERNARDINO, California - Four San Bernardino County sheriff's deputies will receive the Congressional Badge of Bravery from the U.S. Attorney General's Office next week.

  • Southwestern ranchers say Border Patrol not protecting them story has photos
    Updated: Sep-17-15 12:51 am

    SIERRA VISTA, Arizona - The U.S. Border Patrol does not go far enough to protect Southwestern ranchers from smugglers and others who cross the Mexican border illegally, the business owners said Wednesday during a conference of western sheriffs in Arizona.

  • NY National Guard helicopter crew headed to Mexican border 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 1:42 pm

    ALBANY, New York - A New York Army National Guard helicopter crew is headed to the U.S.-Mexico border to conduct aerial reconnaissance missions.

  • Police: Man killed in fall from Niagara Falls bridge 
    Updated: Sep-10-15 3:18 pm

    NIAGARA FALLS, New York - Authorities say a man who'd been in the country illegally fell off the Rainbow Bridge and died while apparently trying to sneak back into the United States after taking pictures of Niagara Falls.