López Obrador’s conciliatory tone follows more fiery rhetoric on the campaign trail.
As Donald Trump attempts to address a controversial border separation policy, Iran faces its own crisis at home.
"Morning Joe" hosts tell Ivanka Trump to "get on the plane this morning and go down to the border" after her silence on the immigration policy.
Immigrant children forcibly removed from their parents at the border have been placed in a foster care network established by the Obama administration.
"The mom and dad now have once weekly Skype calls with their [now] 8-month-old baby," the Texas Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services said.
The union had previously applauded the decision.
DHS officials say the National Guard’s support at the border has already led to more than 1,600 apprehensions.
The U.S. government has reportedly paid out more than $60 million in settlements between 2005 and 2017 over deaths, injuries and wrongful detentions involving border patrol agents.
"The United States will not stand by as our immigration laws are ignored and our nation's safety is jeopardized," Attorney General Jeff Sessions said.
President Donald Trump has branded the migrant caravan a "disgrace."
“It felt like the least we could do would be to give them a soft place to land," Charlottesville resident Grace Aheron said.
“We want our people to be there to be helpful and also for people to know that they are welcome,” Jess Morales Rocketto, the Chair of We Belong Together said.
The "first big part" of the caravan of Central Americans looking to seek asylum in the U.S. has arrived at the border town of Tijuana.
"Today’s verdict demonstrates the persistent obstacles to accountability in Border Patrol," the Kino Border Initiative said.
Republican Representative John Carter suggested that human smugglers target "attractive children" for border crossings.
"We’ve got a leaking boat on our border," homeland security adviser Tom Bossert said.
Trump has called the U.S.-Mexico border situation a "crisis" and is sending National Guard troops to the southern border.
The increase in deaths is thought to result from migrants taking more remote routes to avoid being caught.
Children were found among 76 immigrants in a tractor-trailer stopped by border patrol agents in Texas.
A small army of lawyers is being assembled to acquire “hundreds or thousands of parcels of land.”