(WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department is asking a federal judge to approve a psychologist for a new round of exams on migrant parents whose children were separated from them by the Trump administration. The government's request, filed last week, is part of an ongoing lawsuit... Read More.
(MARTHA'S VINYARD, MA) -- A Texas sheriff said Monday he was opening a criminal investigation into Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' migrant flight to Martha's Vineyard as the stunt continues to draw criticism from Democrats and even some Republicans and DeSantis defends what he calls... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden White House on Thursday condemned Republican governors who this week escalated their strategy of busing -- and now flying -- migrants to Democratic cities in protest of the administration's border policies. Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis sent two planes of migrants... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A 23-year-old victim onboard a tractor-trailer involved in an alleged smuggling incident in San Antonio was released from the hospital, according to University Health Hospital. Another adolescent male remains in critical condition, according to the hospital. The smuggling incident left 53 people... Read More.
(SAN ANTONIO) -- Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar has written a letter to President Joe Biden, asking to meet with him to address migration issues “as the humanitarian crisis it truly is.” “We just don't see it slowing down,” Salazar told ABC News' Linsey Davis Wednesday... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- One of four men facing federal charges in connection with an alleged smuggling incident that left 53 people dead after they were trapped in a tractor-trailer is due in court Thursday. Homero Zamorano Jr., 45, of Pasadena, Texas is charged with one count... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- At least 11 people are dead and dozens were rescued after a boat capsized Thursday off the coast of Puerto Rico, officials said. The vessel, which was "suspected of taking part in an illegal voyage," overturned shortly before noon local time Thursday, the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Months before the Haitian migrant surge at the southern border, Border Patrol agents on the front lines in Texas sounded alarms that Del Rio was vulnerable and resources could become overwhelmed, according to email messages reviewed by ABC News. Despite the warnings, officials... Read More.
(SAN DIEGO, Calif.) -- One person has died and eight people were hospitalized after a suspected migrant smuggling attempt led to a water rescue off the coast of San Diego, authorities said. A U.S. Border Patrol agent spotted a panga-style vessel with several people on... Read More.
(NORMANDY, Texas) -- Five young migrant children, including an 11-month-old, were found abandoned at the U.S.-Mexico border in scorching temperatures over the weekend, according to government officials. Eagle Pass Station Border Patrol said it received a call about five girls being found near Normandy, Texas,... Read More.