WASHINGTON/SANTIAGO (Reuters) – President Donald Trump pressed ahead with the imposition of 25 percent tariffs on steel imports and 10 percent for aluminum on Thursday but exempted Canada and Mexico, backtracking from earlier pledges of tariffs on all countries.
President Donald Trump wrote Thursday the southern border wall that he has long promised has “never changed or evolved,” saying it will be paid for by Mexico and cautioning that portions of it were never intended to be built in areas with natural barriers like mountains or rivers.
Southwestern border states that legalize medical marijuana see a notable decline in violent crime rates, especially in border counties and as compared against states that do not, a recently released study concluded.
The last three months of 2017 saw a slight increase in apprehensions and denials of would-be entrants to the United States at the southwestern border, according to new data released by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions met Wednesday and Thursday with his Colombian and Mexican counterparts in Cartagena, Colombia, to discuss combating the threat of transnational organized crime.
U.S. Border Patrol agents are becoming seriously ill as a result of a massive sewage spill across the border in Tijuana, Mexico.
The Department of Justice has issued a federal warrant for the arrest of an illegal immigrant who on Thursday was acquitted of murder charges in the 2015 killing of Kate Steinle in San Francisco.
President Donald Trump voiced his disagreement after an illegal immigrant charged with killing 32-year-old Kate Steinle was found not guilty by a California jury on Thursday.