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San Antonio Express-News
Feds seize 5 tons of pot in load of mangoes at South Texas borderSouth Texas. The seizure at the international bridge near the Rio Grande Valle
Feds seize 5 tons of pot in load of mangoes at South Texas border
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 58 minutes ago
South Texas. The seizure at the international bridge near the Rio Grande Valley city of Pharr was announced Friday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials. "This is an extraordinary seizure," said Efrain Solis Jr, the agency's port... Read more
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Breitbart
Two Juveniles Apprehended Illegally Crossing Border While Playing Pokémon GOthe United States while playing Pokémon Go on their cellphones. In a statement
Two Juveniles Apprehended Illegally Crossing Border While Playing Pokémon GO
Breitbart / Posted 3 hours ago
the United States while playing Pokémon Go on their cellphones. In a statement obtained by Breitbart Texas from the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency, “Both juveniles were so captivated by their Pokémon GO games that they lost track of... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Feds seize 5 tons of pot in load of mangoes at South Texas borderSouth Texas. The seizure at the international bridge near the Rio Grande Valle
Feds seize 5 tons of pot in load of mangoes at South Texas border
Houston Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
South Texas. The seizure at the international bridge near the Rio Grande Valley city of Pharr was announced Friday by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials. "This is an extraordinary seizure," said Efrain Solis Jr, the agency's port... Read more
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ABC News
2 Teens Inadvertently Walk Across US-Canada Border While Playing Pokemon Gofrom the Canadian province of Alberta, into Montana, while playing Pokemon Go,
2 Teens Inadvertently Walk Across US-Canada Border While Playing Pokemon Go
ABC News / Posted 14 hours ago
from the Canadian province of Alberta, into Montana, while playing Pokemon Go, the Department of Homeland Security's U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency said in a statement. Border Patrol agents quickly determined that the teens were... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Lack of staff bogging down bordersaid while the PBA is the landlord for customs between Fort Erie and Buffalo, t
Lack of staff bogging down border
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 20 hours ago
said while the PBA is the landlord for customs between Fort Erie and Buffalo, they do not dictate how CBSA or U.S. Customs and Border Protection operate their booths. “We try and cajole and request and beg and do all those things to keep... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Lack of staff bogging down bordersaid while the PBA is the landlord for customs between Fort Erie and Buffalo, t
Lack of staff bogging down border
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 20 hours ago
said while the PBA is the landlord for customs between Fort Erie and Buffalo, they do not dictate how CBSA or U.S. Customs and Border Protection operate their booths. “We try and cajole and request and beg and do all those things to keep... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Lack of staff bogging down bordersaid while the PBA is the landlord for customs between Fort Erie and Buffalo, t
Lack of staff bogging down border
Welland Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
said while the PBA is the landlord for customs between Fort Erie and Buffalo, they do not dictate how CBSA or U.S. Customs and Border Protection operate their booths. “We try and cajole and request and beg and do all those things to keep... Read more
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Orange County Register
The border remains a hot campaign topic, even as security has increasedand aircraft.The budgetTotal Department of Homeland Security budget requested i
The border remains a hot campaign topic, even as security has increased
Orange County Register / Posted 20 hours ago
and aircraft.The budgetTotal Department of Homeland Security budget requested in 2016: $64.8 billion. In 2016, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency requested $13.5 billionAssaults on Border Patrol agents Recidivism rates The... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
More than 5 tons of marijuana found in mango shipment from MexicoTuesday after a man driving an 18-wheeler tried to cross the Pharr Internationa
More than 5 tons of marijuana found in mango shipment from Mexico
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 hours ago
Tuesday after a man driving an 18-wheeler tried to cross the Pharr International Bridge into Texas. According to U.S. customs and Border Protection, the marijuana has an estimated street value of more than $2.1 million. A 32-year-old man from... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Group of Haitian migrants believed to have been smuggled onto Fisher IslandBeach Border Patrol Station. Multiple agencies are investigating the incident,
Group of Haitian migrants believed to have been smuggled onto Fisher Island
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
Beach Border Patrol Station. Multiple agencies are investigating the incident, including the Border Patrol, Miami police, Customs and Border Protection, Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the U.S. Coast Guard. The U.S.... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
ACLU to Hospitals: No Illegal Body Cavity SearchesHospitals and medical centers in four border regions including San Diego are be
ACLU to Hospitals: No Illegal Body Cavity Searches
NBC Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
Hospitals and medical centers in four border regions including San Diego are being warned U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents have no authority to compel staff to perform body cavity searches on detainees. The American Civil Liberties Union... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
U.S. Citizen Receives Settlement over Body Cavity Search at Border - U.S. Citizen Receives Settlement over Body Cavity Search at Border by Julián Aguilar The Texas Tribune July 21 2016 A woman who was subjected to unwarranted body cavity searches ...body cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awar
U.S. Citizen Receives Settlement over Body Cavity Search at Border - U.S. Citizen Receives Settlement over Body Cavity Search at Border by Julián Aguilar The Texas Tribune July 21 2016 A woman who was subjected to unwarranted body cavity searches ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
body cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awarded nearly half a million dollars by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, her lawyers said Thursday. The woman, who is identified only as Jane Doe in court documents,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Facing Angry Texas Delegates Cruz Defends Trump Snub - The Brief: Facing Angry Texas Delegates Cruz Defends Trump Snub by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 22 2016 The Big Conversation The morning after he rebuked...body cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awar
The Brief: Facing Angry Texas Delegates Cruz Defends Trump Snub - The Brief: Facing Angry Texas Delegates Cruz Defends Trump Snub by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 22 2016 The Big Conversation The morning after he rebuked...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
body cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awarded nearly a half million dollars by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, her lawyers said.Elsewhere (Links below lead to outside websites; content might be behind... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP convention speechwere apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP convention speech
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Group of Haitian migrants believed to have been smuggled onto Fisher IslandBeach Border Patrol Station. Multiple agencies are investigating the incident,
Group of Haitian migrants believed to have been smuggled onto Fisher Island
Local 10 Miami / Posted yesterday
Beach Border Patrol Station. Multiple agencies are investigating the incident, including the Border Patrol, Miami police, Customs and Border Protection, Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the U.S. Coast Guard. The U.S.... Read more
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Orange County Register
U.S. woman given body cavity searches at border settles caseALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 t
U.S. woman given body cavity searches at border settles case
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body cavity probes and then got charged for the exams, civil liberties advocates said Thursday. The... Read more
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Newsmax
Bloomberg: Trump Cherry-Picks Data, Stretches Truth in SpeechThat's 28 percent higher than the number for the entire 12 months of the 2015 f
Bloomberg: Trump Cherry-Picks Data, Stretches Truth in Speech
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
That's 28 percent higher than the number for the entire 12 months of the 2015 fiscal year, according to data from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. TRUMP: "My opponent has called for a radical 550% increase in Syrian refugees on top of... Read more
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Daily Mail
The bizarre ways illegal immigrants have tried to cross the US borderto be some who will try. They reveal the extraordinary lengths desperate immig
The bizarre ways illegal immigrants have tried to cross the US border
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
to be some who will try. They reveal the extraordinary lengths desperate immigrants have gone to in their bids to evade Customs and Border Protection guards undetected and start a new life in the US. They range from the heart-breaking discovery... Read more
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The Age
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statisticswere apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of th
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statistics
The Age / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to US Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Canberra Times
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statisticswere apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of th
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statistics
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to US Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Orange County Register
Fact check: Trump's dark vision based on specious statswere apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Fact check: Trump's dark vision based on specious stats
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statisticswere apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of th
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statistics
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to US Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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WA Today
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statisticswere apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of th
Donald Trump's speech: lies and half-baked statistics
WA Today / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the south-western border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to US Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. woman charged for body cavity searches at border settles caseALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000
U.S. woman charged for body cavity searches at border settles case
CTV News / Posted yesterday
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body cavity probes and then got charged for the exams, civil liberties advocates said Thursday. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
Trump fact check: Do his dire-sounding stats hold up?were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Trump fact check: Do his dire-sounding stats hold up?
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Brandon Sun
US woman given body cavity searches at border settles caseALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 t
US woman given body cavity searches at border settles case
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body cavity probes and then got charged for the exams, civil liberties advocates said Thursday. The... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speechwere apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speech
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speechwere apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speech
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speechwere apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speech
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
U.S. citizen receives settlement over body cavity search at borderbody cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awar
U.S. citizen receives settlement over body cavity search at border
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
body cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awarded nearly half a million dollars by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, her lawyers said Thursday. The woman, who is identified only as Jane Doe in court documents,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speechwere apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the
Fact-checking Donald Trump's GOP prepared convention speech
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
were apprehended at the southwestern border, up from about 40,000 in all of the previous fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. But overall apprehensions, including of unaccompanied minors, are running only slightly higher... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama Eid Celebration Again Empowers Islamists Over Reformersmore terrorism than ISIS. Shibly said he and his colleagues also planned to cr
Obama Eid Celebration Again Empowers Islamists Over Reformers
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
more terrorism than ISIS. Shibly said he and his colleagues also planned to criticize “consistent abuse by the FBI” and Customs and Border Protection “against the American Muslim community,” saying Muslim activists are harassed and accusing the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
WSJ Reporter's "Shocking" Discovery: DHS Can Confiscate Any Device Along The Border Without Suspicionby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
WSJ Reporter's "Shocking" Discovery: DHS Can Confiscate Any Device Along The Border Without Suspicion
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
federal prison guard gets prison for inmate sexviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
federal prison guard gets prison for inmate sex
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
CDC awarding $1 million to New Mexico to fight Zika virusviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
CDC awarding $1 million to New Mexico to fight Zika virus
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Renovation of state Capitol exterior scheduled to beginviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
Renovation of state Capitol exterior scheduled to begin
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
federal prison guard gets prison for inmate sexviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
federal prison guard gets prison for inmate sex
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
CDC awarding $1 million to New Mexico to fight Zika virusviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
CDC awarding $1 million to New Mexico to fight Zika virus
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phoneby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phone
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted yesterday
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
U.S. Citizen Receives Settlement Over Body Cavity Search at Borderbody cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awar
U.S. Citizen Receives Settlement Over Body Cavity Search at Border
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted yesterday
body cavity searches after crossing a Texas-Mexico border in 2012 has been awarded nearly a half million dollars by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, her lawyers said Thursday. The woman, who is identified only as Jane Doe in court documents,... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactorsviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Gary Loftus named as new Fremont Tribune publisherviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
Gary Loftus named as new Fremont Tribune publisher
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactorsviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
Rulings may make voter ID laws presidential race nonfactors
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Gary Loftus named as new Fremont Tribune publisherviolent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerq
Gary Loftus named as new Fremont Tribune publisher
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
violent says its staffers have been the targets of death threats. The Albuquerque-based Southwest... Advocates say U.S. Customs and Border Protection agreed to pay $475,000 to a New Mexico woman who accused agents of forcing her to undergo body... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Pakistani man charged with trying to export weapons partsthem across the border into Canada. Assistant U.S. Attorney Aaron J. Mango sai
Pakistani man charged with trying to export weapons parts
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
them across the border into Canada. Assistant U.S. Attorney Aaron J. Mango said the defendant was charged after he told a Customs and Border Protection officer at the Rainbow Bridge that he and his father were going back to Cabela’s to return the... Read more
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My EastText
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phoneby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phone
My EastText / Posted 2 days ago
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phoneby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phone
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Feds try to forcefully search Wall Street Journal reporter's phoneby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
Feds try to forcefully search Wall Street Journal reporter's phone
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phoneby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
Feds try to search Wall Street Journal reporter's phone
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Feds try to forcefully search Wall Street Journal reporter's phoneby the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn m
Feds try to forcefully search Wall Street Journal reporter's phone
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
by the serious incident involving Abi-Habib." "We have been working to learn more about these events, but the notion that Customs and Border Protection agents would stop and question one of our journalists in connection with her reporting and seek... Read more
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