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Baja California, Mexico News

Local news for Baja California, Mexico continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | Boston Herald

Coyotes cashing in on smuggling illegal kids

Sophisticated, international "coyotes" - often working in concert with drug cartels as they smuggle illegal immigrants into the U.S. - are the main traffickers behind the wave of 57,000 unaccompanied Central American children flooding the southern border, according to a Mexican-based human rights expert.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Family, Kids, US News, Illegal Immigration, North America, World News, Mexico, Opinion

8 hrs ago | MetaFilter

Mexican DREAMers - Life after return

They grew up in America, were deported or returned to Mexico for other reasons and faced challenges and opportunities alike.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

12 hrs ago | Fox News

'Factor' hits Harvard Square

What's behind American apathy towards the chaos overseas? Plus, strippers are suing the San Diego Police Department.


Related Topix: Illegal Immigration, US News, Mexico, World News

17 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Mark Fazlollah: On the US-Mexico border, a meeting place for two nations divided

In the mid-1980s, the border between Tijuana and Southern California was a showcase of America's failed immigration enforcement.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Prison, North America, World News, Mexico, US News, Illegal Immigration

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Olympian

Olympia's Peter Kesting tackles the distance of 1,600 in a new way

On the track, he's Olympia High's school record holder in the 1,600-meter run, set at 4 minutes, 11.54 seconds in the spring.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Olympia, WA

Los Angeles Times

Drinking it all in: Latin wine and food at East L.A. Meets Napa

More than 30 Latino vintners showed up to pour everything from roses to Syrahs. More than 30 Latino vintners showed up to pour everything from roses to Syrahs.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Napa, CA, World News, Mexico, Los Angeles, CA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Botched Recap 7/20/14: Season 1 Episode 5 "Like a Surgeon"

Botched continues tonight with a new episode called, "Like a Surgeon." On tonight's episode, a reality star seeks help for a botched boob job and stomach after her plastic surgeon is allegedly killed by an unhappy patient.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

The Oregonian

U.S. flounders in effort to discourage repeated illegal border crossing

A U.S. effort to discourage immigrants' repeated attempts to enter the country illegally by dropping them back in Mexico hundreds of miles away from where they were caught has been sharply scaled back after producing relatively modest gains.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, Tucson, AZ,

The Free Dictionary

Carlos Santana

Carlos Augusto Alves Santana is a Mexican and American musician who became famous in the late 1960s and early 1970s with his band, Santana , which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American music.


Related Topix: Santana, Pop/Rock, Carlos Santana, Mexico, World News, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Cal State Northridge, The Doors, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies

Sat Jul 19, 2014

KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Grand jury indictment reveals nearly 9-year CCSD fraud scheme

The Clark County grand jury indictment Friday of five people related to a Clark County School District investigation into possible misuse of public funds offers details about crimes alleged to have occurred.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Mexico, World News

Fri Jul 18, 2014

San Diego CityBEAT

Rosarito steakhouse is a carnivore's delight

It was a set of images recalled dimly from the early Jimmy Carter years: A restaurant with rustic dA©cor over-stuffed with miscellaneous antiques, saguaro cactus bodies repurposed as lighting fixtures in one room and a faux-tropical garden in the next; an elegant and courtly proprietor who never quite seemed to smile but nonetheless was ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Dining

The Daily Star

Strip Maul

WAR. Flip TV channel. Another war. Flip channel again -- yet another war. Then the realisation -- it's the same war.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Hamas (Palestine), Mexico

KESQ-TV Palm Desert

Beachgoers beware this weekend

A stretch of the South County shoreline has been closed off to swimmers because bacteria levels from sewage-contaminated runoff originating near the U.S.-Mexico border exceed state standards, county health officials said.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Imperial Beach, CA

A big hole in NW diversity

The president of Western Washington University is trying to increase diversity on campus.


Related Topix: Western Washington University, Wallowa, OR, African-American, World News, Mexico

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Fox News

Mexican prison ordeal saps Marine Sgt. Tahmooressi's life savings

While Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi was living on a base and eating MREs in Afghanistan and earning a battlefield promotion, his paychecks from Uncle Sam were piling up in the bank.


Related Topix: Weston, FL, World News, Mexico

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Forget the lime, Hussong's is adding cotton candy to your margarita

When upheaval in Mexico spurned a shortage of limes in the U.S., the thirst for a margarita did not die.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Tequila, Drink, Liquor, Life, Fruits, Food

Pedal Across the Coronado Bay Bridge Next Month

Want the best view of San Diego County? Grab your bike and ride Bike the Bay -- the only opportunity to pedal across the renowned San Diego-Coronado Bay Bridge followed by a loop on the newly expanded Bayshore Bikeway.


Related Topix: San Diego County, CA, Coronado, CA, World News, National City, CA, Mexico, Imperial Beach, CA

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Lemon Grove nixes raises in salary, car allowance

At Tuesday's City Council meeting, the five members voted 3-2 against an increase in their monthly salary to $775 from $705 and rejected an additional $25 in their monthly car allowance, which would have increased to $175.


Related Topix: Lemon Grove, CA, World News, Mexico, Imperial Beach, CA, Del Mar, CA, Solana Beach, CA, Coronado, CA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

E! Online

Catastrophic Mexico Tummy Tuck Needs to Be Fixed-See the Botched Deleted Scene

Imagine the absolute worst results that could happen after a tummy tuck. Desiree White had exactly that...but worse.


Related Topix: Abdominoplasty, World News, Mexico

Washington Times

Brorder Patrol agents rescue Mexican man who hanged himself on border fence

A Mexican man was revived by a Border Patrol agent Sunday night after he tried to hang himself from the border fence on the U.S. side in downtown Calexico, California.


Related Topix: Calexico, CA, World News, Mexico,