US Customs and Border Protection

Type: Organization
Name: US Customs and Border Protection (U.S. Customs and Border Protection)
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Local flights carrying migrant families end

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency has announced that the agency will no longer be flying Central American children and families arrested in Texas to Yuma and San Diego.According to Brett Worsencraft, president of the Local 2595 Border Patrol ... [Published Yuma Sun - 1 hour ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

The Misery For Child Migrants

Susan Terrio spent years interviewing children who had crossed into the US unaccompanied and were detained by US immigration. In a distillation of her research, she gives a sense of what life is like in the facilities:Being locked up with no set endpoint ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - 2 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

DFW Speeds Up Processing for Travelers Entering the U.S.

On a taxiway at DFWDallas/Fort Worth International Airport announced it has introduced a number of new services designed to make clearing passport control and customs there faster and easier.The airport expanded the number of APC kiosks from 30 to 51, ... [Published Frequent Business Traveler - 4 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

US pauses migrant move amid protest

The US federal government has suspended its plan to send to the San Diego area hundreds of Central American migrants who have been flooding into Texas illegally from Mexico, US Border Patrol officials said on Thursday.San Diego’s Border Patrol agents ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 6 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

House Won’t Back $3.7 Billion for Border, Rogers Says

The U.S. House won’t support giving President Barack Obama his full $3.7 billion request to fund the response to the child migrant surge at the U.S.-Mexico border, Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers said.“That’s too much,” Rogers, a Kentucky ... [Published Bloomberg - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

CBP: Possessing marijuana when crossing into Washington, other states, still illegal

Government Security News: U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is reminding travelers crossing the border that possession of any amount of marijuana remains a violation under federal law.In enacting the Controlled... ... [Published I360 Gov - 11 hours ago]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated 15 hours ago - 3 reports

New Mexico woman receives settlement from hospital after controversial cavity search

In 2012, U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents suspected a New Mexico woman was carrying drugs and began a humiliating and controversial search of her body that lasted for more than six hours:[1]"During the car ride to the Medical Center, Ms. Doe ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 15 hours ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Congress warned money running out to deal with child migrant crisis

WASHINGTON--The Obama administration warned lawmakers on Thursday that U.S. border control agencies would run out of money and migrant children would run out of beds if Congress does not approve $3.7 billion in funds to address an influx of people from ... [Published St Martin Daily Herald - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Woman arrested at border with 58 lbs of cocaine

HIDALGO — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers said Wednesday that they arrested a Mexican woman and seized about 58 pounds of cocaine concealed in a white 2004 Ford Focus.The 42-year-old Mexican citizen was stopped at the Hidalgo-Reynosa International ... [Published Valley Morning Star - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Scabies Outbreak Halts Flights Of Illegal Immigrants To San Diego

A scabies outbreak has halted illegal immigrants transfer to San Diego County. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a notice that all flights carrying the children, teens, and adults who crossed the Texas border illegally would were on hold because ... [Published Inquisitr - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

More than 650 pounds of marijuana seized at El Paso port of entry

More than 650 pounds of marijuana were allegedly found in the bed of a pickup truck on Wednesday at the Bridge of the Americas international crossing, officials said.U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and U.S. Border Patrol agents were checking ... [Published Las Cruces Sun-News - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Border reality check

U.S. Customs and Border Protection checkpoints are a part of daily life along the border, but on Wednesday the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas sought to bring pause to the routine interactions by making residents aware of their rights as they ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Jul 10 2014]

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"The true solution to this would be a collaborative effort of a region standing up and sending a message to Washington D C to put a stop to it so we stop having to manage their headache,” Long announced at  a June 30 press conference."
Families from Central America who are desperate for their children to live in the U S are "exploiting a provision of the law that was passed in 2008 that was intended to address the issue of human trafficking" McCain said from Phoenix
"We think the government is equipped to do what they were constitutionally created to do – and not do the church's job."
"He (Godsey) said that he had been collecting child pornography for many years, and trades the child pornography" via the Internet, Taylor said in his affidavit

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Local flights carrying migrant families end [Published Yuma Sun - 1 hour ago]
Psychologists Available to Discuss Immigration [Published American Psychological Association - 1 hour ago]
Police raid East St. Louis man’s home for child... [Published KMOV.com - 1 hour ago]
Port Huron boy found dead in car [Published Port Huron Times-Herald - 2 hours ago]
Live Birds Found Inside Elmo Doll [Published KWTX - 2 hours ago]
The Misery For Child Migrants [Published Atlantic Monthly - 2 hours ago]
CONNECTZONE: Lynnwood Company and Owner Sentenc... [Published United States Department of Justice - 3 hours ago]
The Misery For Child Migrants [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 3 hours ago]
5-year-old Port Huron boy with Down Syndrome fo... [Published Lansing State Journal - 3 hours ago]
Port Huron boy found dead in vehicle [Published Port Huron Times-Herald - 4 hours ago]
DFW Speeds Up Processing for Travelers Entering... [Published Frequent Business Traveler - 4 hours ago]
Beats Sues Counterfeiters Ahead of Acquisition ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 4 hours ago]
Murrieta Mayor on Border Crisis: "We Tried to H... [Published NBC San Diego - 5 hours ago]
Beats Sues Counterfeiters Ahead of Acquisition ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 5 hours ago]
UPDATED: AMBER ALERT: Michigan State Police hel... [Published Port Huron Times-Herald - 6 hours ago]
House Chairman: $3.7 Billion Request ‘Too Much’ [Published Epoch Times - 6 hours ago]
Lawmakers at odds over deportation rules for Ce... [Published CBS News - 6 hours ago]
US pauses migrant move amid protest [Published Taipei Times Online - 6 hours ago]
Pastors, churches not allowed to minister to ch... [Published Christian Today - 7 hours ago]
An explainer on unaccompanied children crossing... [Published McClatchy DC - 7 hours ago]
Federal raid near Alhambra results in child por... [Published Belleville News Democrat - 7 hours ago]
Migrant kids better vaccinated than U.S. kids, ... [Published Raw Story - 8 hours ago]
Congressman Compares Unaccompanied Children To ... [Published Think Progress - 8 hours ago]
Beats files suit against Chinese counterfeiters... [Published Electronista - 8 hours ago]
Border crossing customs plaza priorities to be ... [Published Detroit Free Press - 9 hours ago]
A look at what's pushing Central American child... [Published SCPR - 9 hours ago]
Harris opposes Carroll County immigrant shelter [Published Explore Baltimore County - 9 hours ago]
H.R. 5021, Highway and Transportation Funding A... [Published CBO - 9 hours ago]
House Won’t Back $3.7 Billion for Border, Roger... [Published Bloomberg - 9 hours ago]
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The Misery For Child Migrants [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 3 hours ago]
Susan Terrio spent years interviewing children who had crossed into the US unaccompanied and were detained by US immigration. In a distillation of her research, she gives a sense of what life is like in the facilities: Being locked up with no set ...
Beats Sues Counterfeiters Ahead of Acquisition ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 5 hours ago]
Andrew Burton/Getty Images Beats Electronics , the premium headphone maker that is in the process of being acquired by Apple ( NASDAQ:AAPL ), is suing Chinese counterfeiters in what will likely be one of its last actions as an independent company. ...
Congressman Compares Unaccompanied Children To ... [Published Think Progress - 8 hours ago]
Unaccompanied children sleep in a holding cell at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing facility in Brownsville, Texas. CREDIT: Eric Gay/ AP During a speech on the House floor Friday, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) compared the surge of unaccompanied ...
Watch the Ads Obama Is Airing in Central Americ... [Published Mojo Feed | Mother Jones - Jul 10 2014]
Preparing for his dangerous trip north, a Central American teen stops to pen a letter to his uncle in the United States. He writes that his mom is telling him to think hard about the risks: the gangs on the trains, the cartels that kidnap migrants, ...
Boehner: Obama’s Not Getting a ‘Blank Check’ fo... [Published Swampland - Jul 10 2014]
House Speaker John Boehner brushed off President’s Barack Obama’s bill to address the border crisis as a “blank check” Thursday, indicating his chamber won’t pass the legislation as written. Boehner said the House should take action on the border crisis ...
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Texas Lawyer Calls Release Of PERF Report A Vic... [Published Financial Services - May 30 2014]
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Federal Agencies to Move to One World Trade Center [Published PR Newswire - Dec 10 2013]
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