loss of control

Border crisis

Illegal border crossings to US from Mexico hit annual high – Associated Press

Photo: A group of migrants stand next to the border wall as a Border Patrol agent takes a head count in Eagle Pass, Texas A surge in migration from Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua in September brought the number of illegal crossings to the highest level ever recorded in a fiscal year, according to U.S. Customs

National

Capitol Police rejected offers of federal help to quell mob

Three days before supporters of President Donald Trump rioted at the Capitol, the Pentagon asked the U.S Capitol Police if it needed National Guard manpower. And as the mob descended on the building Wednesday, Justice Department leaders reached out to offer up FBI agents. The police turned them down both times, according to senior defense