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A new rule redefining asylum eligibility – to take effect on July 16 – is the latest attempt to stem the flow of undocumented migrants into the country, and comes amid White House frustration at Congress's failure to change asylum laws
A Mariachi band plays as German auto giant Volkswagen launches the final edition of its iconic 'Beetle' car from its Mexican factory
In a video, Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says (Carlos Urzua) 'doesn't agree with the decisions we're taking'
Law enforcers free 25 people who were kidnapped from a call center in the Mexican resort city of Cancun
The intertwined bodies in the viral photo are those of asylum-seeker Oscar Alberto Martinez, 25, and his 23-month-old daughter, Valeria. They drowned while trying to cross the Rio Grande from Mexico into Texas.
John Sanders, appointed to the post just two months ago, says in a letter obtained by several US media outlets that he planned to step down as acting US Customs and Border Protection commissioner on July 5
The canine unit of Mexico's Marines honors Frida during her retirement after saving 12 people's lives in her decade-long career as a search and rescue dog
'We are going to deal with this matter so that no abuses are committed,' says Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador
The two men have had a rocky relationship since Trump walked out of a G7 summit in Quebec last June
Mexico agrees to deploy 6,000 National Guardsmen to reinforce its southern border, and to expand its policy of taking back migrants as the United States processes their asylum claims
(UPDATED) Norma Sarabia is the sixth journalist slain this year in Mexico
'What the world is tired of, and what I am tired of, is a president who consistently goes to war, verbal war, with our allies,' Senator Bernie Sanders, says on CNN's 'State of the Union'
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says the bottom-line of the last-minute deal was simple: 'there will not be an economic or financial crisis in Mexico on Monday, June 10'
President Donald Trump's administration cancels special care in the from of classroom, soccer fields, and art studios, citing a lack of funding
Mexico's National Migration Institute says about 420 migrants – mostly from Honduras – were stopped and taken to a detention center by bus
The 3 methamphetamine-producing labs are located in northwestern Sinaloa state, which a number of drug bosses use as a base, according to local police
With pressure boiling, members of Trump's Republican party are reportedly considering a brazen legislative move to block the President's tariffs
United States President Donald Trump slams Mexico as an 'abuser' of the US, 'taking but never giving'
Here's a roundup of the stories that made headlines across the globe
A Mexican delegation will meet in Washington with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to discuss the surprise tariff
According to a White House statement, the tariff will rise to 10% on July 1, then increase by 5% increments each month until topping out at 25% on October 1
Sporting a red 'Make America Great Again' hat, New Mexico resident Jeff Allen proudly oversees the erection of a towering fence of steel slats on land he co-owns
But Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says it would be 'naive' to think US protectionism is no longer a threat
'Within 180 days...the Trade Representative shall update me on the outcome of the negotiations,' President Donald Trump says in a proclamation issued by the White House
Reporters Without Borders says the killing of Francisco Romero officially made Mexico the deadliest country in the world for journalists so far this year, surpassing even war-torn Afghanistan and Syria
'I think we are close to an understanding with Mexico and Canada,' says US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin
New tariffs risk exploding already tense trade relations with Washington's major trading partners, who are angry about punitive duties on steel and aluminum imposed last year
Mexico says its embassy in Venezuela has taken in opposition deputy Franco Manuel Casella to provide him 'protection and safety'
Most of the bodies are found at a ranch in the town of Zapopan
The Dorados team mentored by the Argentine football legend loses the Mexican second-division finals
31-year-old Fatimih Davila represented Uruguay at the Miss Universe and Miss World pageants in 2006 and 2008
The situation on the border 'negatively impacts trade as well as the sources of employment and consumers in both countries,' Mexico's foreign ministry says
The National Institute of Migration says 700 returned soon after leaving, but around 600 others were unaccounted for
US border patrol officials say the boy was 'abandoned; by a group of suspected illegal immigrants who had crossed into the United States from Mexico near Brownsville, Texas
'Mexico's Soldiers recently pulled guns on our National Guard Soldiers, probably as a diversionary tactic for drug smugglers on the Border. Better not happen again!' President Donald Trump tweets
Mexico's Executive Secretariat of the Public Security National System says the 8,493 murders recorded from January to March represents a 9.6% rise on the same period in 2018
"Today at 3:30 am," says the National Migration Institute, "a group of approximately 350 people broke violently across the Mexican border from Guatemala."
The ruling by US District Judge Richard Seeborg in San Francisco will go into effect on Friday, April 12
US President Donald Trump sees his campaign against 'illegal immigrants crisis' on the border as key to his 2020 reelection bid
Emma Coronel, wife of Mexican mob boss El Chapo, is creating a fashion line called JGL, using her husband's initials
Less than one day after acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan authorizes moving the funds from existing Defense Department projects to border construction, the US House Armed Services Committee says it is not permitted
(3rd UPDATE) The White House lays out a 2020 budget proposal which contains $8.6 billion in new wall funding, above the $5.7 billion Trump sought for this year
Another 4 people are left injured in the attack in Salamanca in central Mexico
The road mishap happened in Chiapas state which borders Guatemala, the state attorney general's office says
America's trade deficit with the world jumped 12.5% to $621 billion, the Commerce Department reports, as both imports and exports rose to the highest levels ever
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world
California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon and Virginia are party to the complaint seeking an injunction
'You're looking at hundreds of miles,' says Trump aide Stephen Miller , 'probably a couple hundred miles' by September 2020, two months before the US election
President Donald Trump repeats his claim that a wall is needed to stop an 'invasion' of drugs, gangs, human traffickers and undocumented migrants over the US border with Mexico
As many as 200 species of butterfly live in the sanctuary, as do bobcats, coyotes, skunk pigs, armadillos and Texas turtles