The plan is to raise millions of dollars through private donations - in part through a website - to build a more secure fence along the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona. It's still unclear exactly where the barrier will go.
A significant portion of minority communities are at risk of losing health coverage if lawmakers decide to cut Medicaid as part of the ongoing budget debate in Washington DC.
Some law enforcement experts are doubtful the visit will produce any new ideas.
An audit found many invoices for the project lacked details showing what the agency was paying for.
President Barack Obama gave a speech in El Paso, Texas regarding border security and immigration.
As the city of El Paso prepares for President Obama's visit, residents weigh in on his stance on immigration so far.
About 100 people gathered at a traffic circle on one of the city's busiest streets calling for an end to the violence and for justice.
A secessionist movement in Southern Arizona is gaining traction, aiming to break away from the capitol, Phoenix.
For the fifth straight year, the U.S. State Department has issued a travel warning for Americans going to Mexico. But this warning is more strongly worded and suggests that in some parts of Mexico, Americans are being targeted.
The Mexican government began battling the drug cartels in that country five years ago. According to recently released Wikileaks cables, the Mexican government was denying access to U.S. law enforcement agencies to the weapons seized in Mexico.