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Smugglers attempt to conceal migrants in bed of dump truck
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Smugglers attempt to conceal migrants in bed of dump truck

COTULLA, Texas — Authorities say a dump truck driver is in custody after a human smuggling attempt was busted in Texas. The dozens of migrants, apparently all young men, were captured in images and a video climbing out of the bed of the truck in Cotulla, Texas. The Texas Department of Public Safety released photos...

Thousands of Migrants in Limbo After Italy Closes Borders (Again)
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Thousands of Migrants in Limbo After Italy Closes Borders (Again)

ROME—The S.O.S. call came in on Tuesday as Italy’s new far-right prime minister Giorgia Meloni was addressing parliament. Two wooden fishing boats with a combined load of around 1,300 migrants and refugees need to be rescued between Italy and Malta. Twelve people were already dead due to dehydration. Several had jumped overboard. The engines had...

At least 29,000 migrants have died trying to reach Europe since 2014
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At least 29,000 migrants have died trying to reach Europe since 2014

More than 29,000 migrants have died trying to reach Europe since 2014, with 5,000 deaths in the last two years, the International Organization for Migration said in a report Tuesday. The U.N. agency’s Missing Migrants Project spoke of “increasing numbers of deaths seen on routes across the Mediterranean, on land borders to Europe and within...

US Border Patrol sending migrants to offices with no notice
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US Border Patrol sending migrants to offices with no notice

NEW YORK — When Wilfredo Molina arrived in the U.S. from his native Venezuela, he told border agents he wanted to go to Miami but didn’t have an address. They directed him to what he thought was a shelter in midtown Manhattan but turned out to be a gray office building. “It was a fake...