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LAREDO, Texas (AP) — The surge of immigrants into southernmost Texas has so overwhelmed the Border Patrol there that it's run out of room for detainees even in a neighboring sector. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley have made nearly 160,000 arrests in less than eight months, a more than 70 percent increase on last year. Last week, the agency shipped hundreds of those recent...

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