Central American migrants  run along the Tijuana River near the El Chaparral border crossing in Tijuana  near US-Mexico border after the US border patrol threw tear gas into the group. Photograph: Guillermo Arias/ AFP/Getty Images

Mexico pledged to shore up security near its border with the United States after a peaceful march devolved into chaos when US agents fired tear gas in(...)

A migrant family run away from tear gas in front of the border wall between the US and Mexico in Tijuana, Mexico on  November 25th Photograph: Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters

Mexico will deport about 500 migrants who on Sunday tried to “violently” and “illegally” cross the US border, according to the Mexican interior minist(...)

Honduran migrants heading in a caravan to the US, in Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico. Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump has said America will begin “cutting off, or substantially reducing” aid to three Central American nations over a migrant ca(...)

Honduran migrants take part in a caravan heading to the US on the road linking Ciudad Hidalgo and Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico, on Sunday. Photograph: Pedro Pardo/AFP

A growing throng of Central American migrants have resumed their advance towards the US border despite Mexican efforts to stop them. Their numbers swe(...)

SXSW Film: Emjay Anthony and Jon Favreau  in  “Chef”
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The South By Southwest festival gets most attention for its musical and interactive components, but SXSW Film has been running in Austin since (...)