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Military at Border; Processing Asylum Seekers; Court Backlog
Plus, a tour of an area of the desert where illegal border crossings have surged.
Montana-Based Company Wins Arizona Border Wall Replacement Contract
The contract is for a portion of the expected 32 miles of replacement walls in the Border Patrol’s Tucson and Yuma sectors.
First Part of Migrant Caravan Passes Through Sonora to Tijuana
A small contingent of the caravan arrived in Tijuana Tuesday morning.
Military Buildup in Nogales as Army, CBP Cite Worries Over Migrant Caravan
Last week saw the largest domestic deployment of active duty military to the border in decades.
Border Rights Advocates Rally Against Troop Buildup
Groups are decrying the U.S. military deployment to meet a caravan moving through Mexico.
Troops Installing Razor Wire Along Arizona Border
The soldiers arrived as part of the domestic military deployment announced by the U.S. government last week.
Local Military Installations Prepare for Arrival of Border Troops
D-M and Fort Huachuca are gearing up to accommodate thousands of active-duty troops sent by President Trump.
Law Limits Troops' Function at Border
A discussion with UA Law professor Kristine Huskey.
How Do Border Military Deployments Help Federal Agents?
A former National Guard public affairs officer reflects on Operation Jump Start.
Trump to Send Troops to Border as Migrant Caravan Moves Through Mexico
The president has sought to transform fears about immigration into electoral gains in the midterms.
CD3 Candidates See Separate Paths Forward on Immigration
One of 9 U.S. House districts that border Mexico, the topic looms large in Southwestern Arizona.
New Nogales Port Director Says Facial Recognition Will Speed Up Border Crossing
In addition to new technology, 70 customs agents are being trained to head to the Nogales port.
Group Calls for Judge to Toss Border Case
Lawyers for a man working with the No More Deaths humanitarian aid group say the charges are U.S. government retaliation.
FBI May Help Identify Migrant Remains Found Along US-Mexico Border
The Forensic Border Coalition says the FBI has the most extensive DNA database in the world.
Women Migrate Across More Than Borders
Also on Arizona Spotlight: Borderlands Theater explores"Sanctuary"; Pima County's Master Gardener program celebrates 35 years; and Tu Nidito presents an art show by youth coping with grief.
CD2 Candidates at Odds on Southern Arizona Issues
Democrat Ann Kirkpatrick and Republican Lea Marquez Peterson vie to represent Pima and Cochise Counties district.
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