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Andrew Hay

U.S. launches small-scale immigration raids as families hide

15 Jul 2019

U.S. authorities launched small-scale operations seeking to arrest undocumented immigrants over the weekend in an apparent start to President Donald Trump's vow to launch mass deportation round-ups across the United States. | Video

Trump says immigration raids coming 'fairly soon'

07 Jul 2019

President Donald Trump said on Friday mass deportation roundups would begin "fairly soon" as U.S. migrant advocates vowed their communities would be "ready" when immigration officers come. | Video

Seven migrant deaths reported in 'extreme heat' at U.S. border

25 Jun 2019

Authorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths on Monday, including those of a woman, two babies and a toddler, showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge across the U.S.-Mexico border.

Parents of girl from India who died in U.S. desert 'desperate' for asylum

25 Jun 2019

The parents of a 6-year-old migrant girl from India who died of heat stroke in an Arizona desert said they sought asylum in the United States because they were "desperate."

U.S. ramps up returns of asylum seekers to Mexico, adding Cubans

22 Jun 2019

EL PASO, TEXAS/TAOS, N.M. The United States is more than doubling the number of asylum seekers it returns to Mexico in one city and adding groups like Cubans as it rapidly expands a policy to make migrants wait out claims south of the border, Mexican and U.S. officials said.

In warming West, Rio Grande roars back to life, for now

21 Jun 2019

TAOS, N.M. After years of drought, no one in Rio Grande County, Colorado, can remember the last time their namesake river was closed to the public because it was running too high.

In warming West, Rio Grande roars back to life, for now

20 Jun 2019

TAOS, N.M., June 20 After years of drought, no one in Rio Grande County, Colorado, can remember the last time their namesake river was closed to the public because it was running too high.

Indian migrant girl, 6, died in Arizona desert as mother sought water

15 Jun 2019

A six-year-old girl from India died of heat stroke in an Arizona desert after her mother left her with other migrants to go in search of water, a medical examiner and U.S. Border Patrol said on Friday.

New Mexico town gets death threats after halting crowd-funded border wall

31 May 2019

TAOS, N.M. A New Mexico mayor on Thursday said he and his staff received multiple death threats after they briefly halted construction of a crowd-funded, private border wall by a group that then urged supporters to tell the city to "stop playing games," and alleged it was tied to drug cartels.

Private border wall construction halts after New Mexico town protests

30 May 2019

TAOS, N.M. A U.S. group building what it claims is the first private wall on the Mexican border wall on Wednesday said it had stopped construction after a New Mexico town ruled the project lacked necessary permits.

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