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Man Fatally Shot At US-Canada Border Identified

Authorities have released the identity of the man fatally shot by a border agent on the U.S-Canada border in Washington state.

03/20/2015

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Border Patrol Agent Fatally Shoots ‘Suspected Illegal Border Crosser’ While Patrolling US-Canada Border

A federal Customs and Border Protection spokesman says a U.S. Border Patrol agent fatally shot “a suspected illegal border crosser” after the agent was assaulted while patrolling the U.S.-Canada border near Sumas, Washington.

03/20/2015

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Border Protection Extends To Super Bowl Security

Black Hawk helicopters and truck-sized X-ray machines that are typically deployed along the U.S.-Mexico border have been brought to University of Phoenix Stadium to help with security for the Big Game.

01/26/2015

A Customs and Border Protection agent checks ID's from motorists crossing into the United States. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

Homeland Requests Permission To Study Fee At Nation’s Land Border Crossings With Canada

A proposed study of a fee to enter the United States by land has prompted wide opposition from lawmakers from northern states.

CBS Seattle–05/27/2013

Yak skulls lie on the Phenyul Valley in Tibet. (credit: Amar Grover/GettyImages)

4 Yak Skulls From Tibet Seized At Seattle Airport

A traveler trying to bring four yak skulls back from Tibet was stopped at Sea-Tac Airport by a dog who smelled something funny.

05/10/2012

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ACLU Sues Border Patrol Over Traffic Stops

The ACLU filed a lawsuit Thursday against the U.S. Border Patrol seeking to bar agents from making traffic stops, saying people are being pulled over and questioned “without reasonable suspicion.” The lawsuit stems from tensions between immigrants and the expanded presence of Border Patrol agents in Washington state’s Olympic Peninsula, which doesn’t share a land border with Canada.

04/26/2012