ALVAREZ - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 07:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">McAllen, Texas • Far fewer unaccompanied immigrant children are crossing the Texas-Mexico border, allowing the federal government to close the temporary shelters that it hurriedly opened to handle the surge, authorities say. The Department of Homeland Security released data Thursday showing that about 5,500 unaccompanied children were arrested in July, barely half the number in May and June and the fewest children arrested in a month since February. Similarly, arrests of parents with children d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582734192014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-08T07:20:14.697-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Fri, 08 Aug 2014 07:20:14 MDT