Pope donates $500,000 to assist migrants in Mexico

By Roberta Pardo Pope Francis has donated $500,000 to help migrants stranded in Mexico as they try to reach the border with the United States, the Vatican said. The money comes from the Catholic Church’s Peter’s Pence Fund, gathered from church collections around the world. “The Catholic Church hosts thousands of migrants in the hotels […]

Toddler migrant found alone near southern border

By Roberta Pardo A 3-year-old was found alone on April 23 in the middle of a cornfield on the Texas border by Border Patrol agents, authorities confirmed. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said the boy was crying and had his name and phone numbers written on his shoes. “We believe the boy was with […]