(NBC News) As the number of unaccompanied children crossing the southern U.S. border soars
the Obama administration is increasing its warnings to Central American families not to send their children on the treacherous journey.
During the past four days, the FBI together with several local, state, and federal law enforcement partners conducted Operation Cross Country VIII to address commercial child sex trafficking throughout the United States.
The Coast Guard responded to a collision between a power boat and a catamaran involving eight adults and five children Saturday inside the Corpus Christi shipping channel and just west of the ferry channel.
Today A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 92. South southeast wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
A multi-count federal indictment has been unsealed following the arrest of 11 individuals throughout south Texas and the Houston areas, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Brian M.