Border patrols

FILE--In this Aug. 5, 2010, file photo, No More Deaths volunteer Katie Maloney checks water jugs at the group's camp before heading out to supply water stations for illegal immigrants near Arivaca, Ariz., about 13 miles north of Mexico. Border Patrol agents descended on the medical camp set up in the Arizona desert Wednesday, June 15, 2017, to provide refuge and water for migrants in the scorching summer heat, arresting four migrants who had just crossed into the U.S. from Mexico. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers, file)
June 16, 2017 - 7:45 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Border Patrol agents swept into a medical camp in the Arizona desert to capture four immigrants, an operation that volunteers on Friday called a "staged military siege" as the U.S. government has vowed a crackdown along the border with Mexico. As a helicopter circled overhead, 15...
Read More
FILE--In this Aug. 5, 2010, file photo, No More Deaths volunteer Katie Maloney checks water jugs at the group's camp before heading out to supply water stations for illegal immigrants near Arivaca, Ariz., about 13 miles north of Mexico. Border Patrol agents descended on the medical camp set up in the Arizona desert Wednesday, June 15, 2017, to provide refuge and water for migrants in the scorching summer heat, arresting four migrants who had just crossed into the U.S. from Mexico. (AP Photo/Amanda Lee Myers, file)
June 16, 2017 - 5:34 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — Border Patrol agents descended on a medical camp set up in the Arizona desert to provide refuge and water for migrants in the scorching summer heat, arresting four men who were receiving aid after spending several days in the desert. The Border Patrol said agents began tracking the...
Read More
June 13, 2017 - 9:11 am
BEEBE PLAIN, Vt. (AP) — In a story June 10 about the sale of a home that straddles the U.S.-Canadian border, The Associated Press erroneously reported the size of the house. The home is just over 3,000 square feet, not almost 7,000 square feet. A corrected version of the story is below: Ever wanted...
Read More
In this photo taken on June 8, 2017 in Derby, Vt., Brian and Joan Dumoulin pose on both sides of a marker showing the U.S.-Canadian border in the front yard of their home. She is in Canada, while he is in the United States. Straddling the border between the Derby neighborhood of Beebe Plain, Vt., and Stanstead, Quebec, has made their house more difficult to sell. (AP Photo/Wilson Ring)
June 10, 2017 - 9:43 am
BEEBE PLAIN, Vt. (AP) — For sale: A 1782 fixer-upper with thick granite walls, 1950s decor, and armed 24-hour security provided by both Canada and the United States of America. The almost 7,000-square-foot house, cut into five currently vacant apartments, is on a lot of less than a quarter-acre...
Read More
June 10, 2017 - 7:47 am
BEEBE PLAIN, Vt. (AP) — For sale: A 1782 fixer-upper with thick granite walls, 1950s decor, and armed 24-hour security provided by both Canada and the United States of America. The almost 7,000-square-foot house, cut into five currently vacant apartments, is on a lot of less than a quarter-acre...
Read More
May 16, 2017 - 5:24 am
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on migration issues in Europe (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Romanian border police say they are questioning 27 migrants from Syria and Iraq who are suspected of illegally entering Romania and were planning to head to Western Europe. A police statement says that they found...
Read More
In this April 6, 2017 photo, a U.S. Border Patrol agent gives information about working for the agency to 24-year-old Ric Kindle, of the Phoenix area, at the Country Thunder Music Festival in Florence, Ariz. U.S. Customs and Border Protection, the parent agency of the Border Patrol and of Office of Field Operations, set up the recruitment booth at the festival in an effort to hire more agents and customs officers. President Donald Trump has ordered 5,000 new Border Patrol positions. (AP Photo/Astrid Galvan)
May 03, 2017 - 2:29 pm
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — The beer was flowing and music was blaring in the middle of the Arizona desert when Ric Kindle approached a group of Border Patrol agents and customs officers out to recruit new hires. This was no average job fair. This was Country Thunder, one of the nation's largest country...
Read More
President Donald Trump talks with U.S. Air Force Academy football team coach Troy Calhoun in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, May 2, 2017, during a presentation ceremony of the Commander-in-Chief trophy to the Air Force Academy football. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
May 03, 2017 - 4:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says its budget compromise with Congress includes hundreds of millions of dollars in border wall funding. Those funds might be for the border, but they're not to build the new "big beautiful wall" that President Donald Trump has promised. An AP Fact Check...
Read More
April 13, 2017 - 10:25 pm
UNITED STATES-AFGHANISTAN Pentagon: US dropped largest non-nuclear bomb in Afghanistan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says U.S. forces in Afghanistan dropped the military's largest non-nuclear bomb on an Islamic State target in Afghanistan. Adam Stump is a Pentagon spokesman. Stump says it was the...
Read More
FILE - In this July 9, 2012, file photo, with wanted posters off to the side, Laura E. Duffy, United States Attorney Southern District of California, and FBI Special Agent in Charge, James L. Turgal, Jr., right, announce the indictments on five suspects involved in the death of U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian Terry in Tucson, Ariz. Mexican authorities have arrested the suspected shooter in the 2010 killing of Terry, whose death exposed a bungled gun-tracking operation by the federal government. In a joint statement issued by Mexico's navy and its federal Attorney General's Office on Thursday, April 13, in Mexico City that the suspect who's name wasn't released in Terry's death was arrested near the border between the states of Sinoloa and Chihuahua, a mountainous region note drug activity. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
April 13, 2017 - 5:48 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A Mexican fugitive accused of pulling the trigger to kill a U.S. Border Patrol agent was captured more than six years after a slaying that exposed a bungled gun-tracking operation by the federal government. Mexican authorities arrested Heraclio Osorio-Arellanes on Wednesday as the U...
Read More

Pages