How the Path to Homeownership Runs Through Mexico

San Diego residents are moving to Tijuana to get more for their money. Some hope to save for down payments on houses that are way out of reach north of the border.

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Ukrainian Children Are Being Separated From Caregivers at U.S. Border

Under a policy designed to protect young refugees from trafficking, Ukrainian children are being temporarily removed from caretakers who are not their parents.

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A New Surge of Ukrainians at U.S. Border

More than 2,000 have reached the U.S. border with Mexico, where an expected spike in migration from other countries will raise tough questions: Who gets priority?

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Whitney Biennial Curators Seek American Art on the Border

As they put the final touches to the influential survey of American art, two curators went on the road to test their hunches, and found value in stepping outside.

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Killing Spree Spurs Outrage Among Journalists in Mexico

The killing of three media workers in less than a month triggered protests in cities across the county this week demanding an end to the violence.

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One Dead After Dozens Try to Swim Around San Diego Border Fence

As many as 70 swimmers tried to make the crossing from Tijuana, the U.S. authorities said. Thirty-six people were detained.

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A Sanctuary Takes Shape, Framed Around Migrants

Near Tijuana’s border with San Diego, innovative housing is being constructed for refugees.

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In ‘Coyote,’ Breaking the Cop, Not the Rules

A new CBS All Access drama puts Michael Chiklis, best known as the corrupt detective Vic Mackey from “The Shield,” in a new position: an ex-border agent forced to see things from the other side.

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