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A new section of border fence can be seen from atop the Puente Internacional Lerdo Stanton Bridge, in El Paso, Texas on November 5, 2018.

Texas’ lieutenant governor said if it wasn’t for the border wall, people would be decapitated and their heads would roll down the streets

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick cited a number of bizarre and grisly crimes that had occurred in the neighboring border city of Juarez, Mexico.
President Donald Trump talks with a US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Border Patrol Agent while participating in a tour of US-Mexico border wall prototypes.

Trump’s staunchest allies are already bashing the ‘garbage’ bipartisan border deal that could stave off another government shutdown

The tentative deal would reportedly have just $1.375 billion to the border wall — a far cry from the $5.7 billion President Donald Trump has demanded.
A still from footage shared by the BBC's Washington correspondent shows a man being led away after shoving a BBC cameraman at a rally in El Paso, Texas, on Monday.

A BBC cameraman was attacked by a Trump supporter yelling ‘F— the media!’ at his border rally in Texas

BBC cameraman Ron Skeans was "violently pushed and shoved" at President Donald Trump's rally in El Paso. The BBC said it was "unacceptable."
US President Donald Trump speaks during a rally in El Paso, Texas, on February 11, 2019, calling for a border wall to be built.

The tentative deal to avoid a 2nd shutdown would give Trump less than 25% of the money he wants for the wall

Lawmakers reached a provisional agreement for border-security funding on Monday evening that they hope will avert another government shutdown.

Trump vs. O’Rourke: Scenes from their dueling rallies in El Paso, Texas

President Donald Trump and former Democratic congressman Beto O'Rourke spoke at rallies in El Paso, Texas on Monday night.
Rep. Beto O'Rourke, then a US Senate candidate, speaks at a campaign rally.

Beto O’Rourke will lead an anti-wall march through his Texas hometown as Trump holds a rally there

Beto O'Rourke, local politicians, and law enforcement disagree with Trump's claim that El Paso, Texas, is one of the most dangerous US cities.

The Texas gunman escaped from a mental health facility after assaulting his wife and infant stepson

Devin Kelley in 2012 fled a mental health facility, where he was sent after being court-martialed on charges of assaulting his wife and infant stepson.

Business on the US-Mexico border is already feeling the fallout from Trump’s squabble with Mexico

It's not clear what the final form of Trump's border and trade policies will be, and people and businesses on the US-Mexico border are feeling the uncertainty.