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Tired of waiting at border crossings? Now, there's an app for that
Tired of waiting at border crossings? Now, there's an app for that

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has a new mobile app that will tell travelers how long they'll have to wait in line at land border crossings to Mexico and Canada. The app, announced Tuesday, won't necessarily make trips faster, but it can give you a heads up as to which lanes are moving quickest. The Border Wait Time app provides status on how many lanes are open, what types of lanes -- including those for people enrolled in expedited traveler programs such as SENTRI, NEXUS, FAST and Ready Lane -- and how many minutes it will take to get through. For example, a screen shot provided by the agency of the U.S.-Mexico border crossing at San Ysidro, Calif., tells travelers...

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