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Sonora, Mexico News

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

16 hrs ago | ABC News

Mother of Slain Mexican Teen Sues US Border Patrol

The mother of a Mexican teen who was shot to death by a U.S. Border Patrol agent nearly two years ago sued the agency on Tuesday, saying her son was playing basketball with his girlfriend and friends minutes before he was hit in the back by at least eight bullets.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Nogales, AZ

18 hrs ago | News Max

Storm, Smugglers Open Big Gaps in Border Fence

Nature and smugglers combined to open two huge gaps in the border fence between the United States and Nogales, Mexico, last weekend, causing the U.S. Border Patrol to scramble to cover the security breaches until they can be prepared.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Natural Disasters, Flood, Santa Cruz County, AZ

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

Smuggling attempts at Nogales crossing stopped by drug sniffing dogs

Drug smugglers are unsuccessful in getting past CBP officers at the Port of Nogales over the weekend.


Related Topix: Drugs, World News, Mexico

ABC News

Storms Knock Down US-Mexico Fence in Arizona

Thunderstorms near the southern Arizona border have knocked down part of the metal border fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Nogales, AZ

American Reporter

MomentumTHE Right to Kill

The Hermosillo, Mexico, nursery fire that killed 42 toddlers was front and center on CNN today - four days after it happened.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Local Search, New Orleans, LA, Israel, Middle East, Journalism

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Tucson Post

Drug dog sniffs out coke meth heroin

A drug-sniffing dog found meth, coke and heroin Thursday in a car trying to enter Arizona at the Nogales port of entry.Luis Alberto Chavez-Felix, 21, of Nogales, Sonora, was selected for a secondary inspection as he drove across the border in his Nissan sedan, according to a news release from U.S. Customs and Border Protection.After a Customs and ... (more)


Related Topix: Drugs, Mexico, World News

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Faithful flock to see statue of Santo Toribio, the immigrants’ saint

On a recent afternoon, they lined up at his feet with their requests: As a border crisis involving the influx of tens of thousands of children from Central America unfolds, the faithful of Southern California are flocking to Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion, World News, Mexico, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

KTVK Phoenix

Nogales CBP officers find meth, heroin and cocaine hidden in vehicle

NOGALES, Ariz. Customs and Border Protection officers in Nogales arrested a 21-year-old man after finding methamphetamine, heroin and cocaine in his vehicle on Thursday.


Related Topix: Drugs, World News, Mexico, Nogales, AZ

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Jacome family legacy of business memorialized at Jacome Plaza

One of these immigrants was Carlos Croella Jacome. Born in Ures, Sonora , Mexico in 1870, his family was not wealthy.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Tucson, AZ

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Mexus Gold US Update

The company announced today that it is still in negotiations with two separate parties for funding of the Julio/Santa Elena projects.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

KOLD-TV Tucson

CBP seizes attempted smuggling suspect in large pot bust

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Douglas turned a woman over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations for attempting to smuggle nearly 250 pounds of marijuana into the United States.


Related Topix: Drugs, Mexico, World News


Mexico's CFE to tender $2.8 bln in power plant, pipeline projects

Mexico's national power company CFE said on Monday it will offer $2.8 billion in natural gas and electricity infrastructure project contracts by the end of this year aimed at boosting economic growth.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, San Isidro, TX

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Tucson Weekly

This Weekend in Sonoran Strip Club News

Just like the rides at an amusement park, should strip clubs also have a sign warning those with heart conditions of what they're about to experience? According to Nogales, Sonora municipal police, officers responded at 10:20 p.m. on Friday to a report of a dead body at Boleiro TD's on Calle Elias.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, 10-20, Nogales, AZ

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,

Fri Jul 18, 2014

AZ Pick Six: Half a dozen hot indie concerts coming to the Phoenix area

Who says things slow down during the heat of an Arizona summer? Temperatures are rising but so are the number of great indie shows coming to Arizona's desert and beyond.


Related Topix: Scottsdale, AZ, World News, Mexico

Thu Jul 17, 2014

ABC2 Maryland

Faithful flock to see the immigrants' saint

People gather for a mass at St. Marcelinus Catholic Church in Commerce, California, on July 7, 2014, to celebrate Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez who they feel watches over immigrants.


Related Topix: Commerce, CA, Lake Forest, CA, World News, Mexico

Resource Investing News

SilverCrest Mines' Q2 Production Results Exceed Analyst Expectations

It's two weeks past the end of the second quarter, and companies are already rolling out their results.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News,

Things to do in Rocky Point Mexico- Check out Calle 13

Where is Calle 13 ? It is a road in Puerto Penasco, Mexic o off Benito Juarez with the Big Blue Marlin statue--Monumento al Pescado--marking the beginning of its newly paved streets.


Related Topix: Calle 13, North America Travel, Travel, Mexico Travel, Mexico, World News, Beer, Drink

Mining Stocks News: SilverCrest (TSX: SVL) (Nyse MKT: SVLC) Announces ...

July 17, 2014 SilverCrest Mines Inc. is pleased to announce silver and gold production results from its 100% owned Santa Elena Mine located in Sonora, Mexico, for the second quarter of 2014.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Phoenix New Times

The U.S. Tries to Deport Not Protect Children Fleeing Violence in Central America

On a Wednesday afternoon in May, he takes a break from his job flipping burgers at a McDonald's on Central Avenue in Phoenix to sit down and talk, sipping a frozen caramel coffee drink and rubbing his almond eyes.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico