Texas appeals court order blocking ‘Heartbeat’ anti-abortion law

Texas 10/07/21, 16:15

Texas's attorney general office vowed to appeal a court order that blocks the state's "Heartbeat" law on Oct. 6. Federal Judge Robert Pitman temporarily blocked legislation that bans abortion after a fetus heartbeat is detected–roughly six weeks into pregnancy. This came despite the rule saving more than 3,000 unborn babies since ...

Federal judge temporarily blocks Texas abortion law

Texas 10/07/21, 04:33

In a challenge initiated by the Biden administration, a federal court selected by former President Barack Obama stopped Texas' new pro-life statute by imposing a preliminary injunction Wednesday evening, Oct. 6. Judge Robert Pitman of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas has temporarily barred the State of Texas, ...

10 Governors urge Biden to end border crisis, propose 10-point plan

Central America 10/07/21, 04:14

Republican governors on Wednesday, Oct. 6,  issued a 10-point proposal to end the border crisis, calling on the Biden administration to address the ongoing influx of migrants and change policies that they allege are fuelling those high numbers. "President Joe Biden has caused a humanitarian crisis and chaos on our border," ...

Legal battle: Appeal court allows Title 42 continuation

News 10/02/21, 04:14

U.S. appeals court on Thursday, Sept. 30 allowed the Biden administration to keep expelling illegal migrants due to COVID-19 risks. The border policy, known as Title 42, materialized under the Trump administration when the COVID-19 pandemic started to reveal its devastating power in March 2020.  Under the policy, officials can directly return ...

Thousands more migrants are heading to US, Panama government says

Texas 09/30/21, 18:38

Panama Foreign Minister Erika Mouynes, on Wednesday, Sept. 29, said the influx of illegal migrants at the U.S. border has far from ended.  While the U.S. was feeling some relief from dealing with about 30,000 illegal migrants of mostly Haitian nationals appearing on the U.S. border in recent weeks, Mouynes broke ...

Rio Grande Valley: Deported killer captured by border patrol

Texas 09/30/21, 06:47

Border Patrol officials in Texas have caught a convicted murderer who had tried to illegally enter the U.S. after being deported for his crime, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said in a news release. The man, an identified Honduran national, was convicted of homicide in Miami, Florida, and sentenced ...

Border Patrol sets a new record for migrant arrests

Texas 09/30/21, 05:56

Since the agency's founding in 1924, the Border Patrol has eclipsed the total number of migrant apprehensions made in any year along the southwest border. According to a source within Customs and Border Protection, the unofficial apprehension record for the year as of Wednesday indicates more than 1,646,000, reported Breitbart. The figure includes arrests ...

Child dies from brain-eating amoeba after visiting Texas splash pad

News 09/29/21, 05:32

Officials reported Monday Sept. 27 that a Texas child died after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba detected in a Texas splash where the boy had visited, and that an investigation revealed gaps in water-quality testing at several parks.According to Tarrant County Public Health officials, on Sept. 5 a child had ...

Border landowner shares his excruciating account of illegal immigrants

Texas 09/28/21, 15:32

Page Day is a professional outfitter who makes a fortune by hosting hunters on guided deer and exotic animal adventures on his family's 20,000 acres of land in south-central Texas, just miles from the U.S.-Mexico border. However, Day has recently begun to lose part of his business due to hunters' fear ...

Photographer says Border Patrol agents on horses did not whip anyone

Texas 09/25/21, 20:18

In an exclusive interview with KTSM, photographer Paul Ratje said he never observed any whipping incident, and neither did his colleagues. “I’ve never seen them whip anyone,” Ratje said. “He was swinging it, but it can be misconstrued when you’re looking at the picture.” In the photos and some footage, the agents ...

Texas announces a full 2020 forensic election audit in four counties

Texas 09/25/21, 01:07

On Thursday, Sept. 23, the Texas Secretary of State confirmed that a forensic audit of the 2020 election had begun in four Counties."Under existing Texas laws, the Secretary of State has the authority to conduct a full and comprehensive forensic audit of any election and has already begun the process ...

Biden’s special envoy to Haiti resigns over ‘inhumane’ deportations

Central America 09/24/21, 19:45

President Biden's Special Envoy for Haiti, Ambassador Daniel Foote, resigned Thursday, Sept. 23 amid a rise in Haitian migrants crossing the southern border, blasting the Biden administration's decision as "inhumane" and "counterproductive."In his resignation letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken, first reported by PBS, Foote said he was retiring ...

Del Rio locals speak up in frustration over migrant issues

Texas 09/24/21, 03:29

While officials struggled to round up illegal migrants in Del Rio amid humanitarian criticisms, residents of the town had been under no lesser stress. Talking to the Washington Examiner, most residents from the small town of Del Rio dread the prospects of authorities losing control of the massive influx of migrants. “It’s ...