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United Methodist Church
Church draws on border natives in immigration crisis
Sanuanita Leal greets the Rev. Javier Leyva near her home in Mission, Texas. Leyva, now director of immigration ministries for The United Methodist Church in South Texas, previously served as her pastor and baptized Leal and her family.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
In These Times
Till I.C.E. Do Us Part
Nationally, 4.5 million children who are U.S. citizens have one or more parents who are undocumented and therefore vulnerable to deportation.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
El Paso Times
US consulate officials have meetings in Juarez colonias
JUAREZ >> Unfalia Gaona, a resident from Las Torres neighborhood in southeast Juarez, this week had the immigration advice she had waited to get for the last seven years.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Oil spill that fouled Mexican river will take months to clean up
An oil pipeline spill that contaminated a river in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon will take months to clean up, the country's top water authority said on Thursday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Enjoy a Garden party with Luzna
Mark your calendar for next Sunday's concert at The Gardens on Anderton, when the salsa, Cuban and Latin group Luzna presents its exciting show with a new lineup, between 2-4 p.m. This is a special event to which dancers and diners as well as lovers of Latin music are invited.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
KFMB-TV San Diego
Mexican tall ship Cuauhtemoc stops in San Diego
The ship's name translates into "ambassador and knight of the seas." The captain told us he hopes he and his crew of more than 250 can spread a message of friendship and good will.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Ancestor 32: Death took a wife and children from Jose Eugenio Alanis
Jose Eugenio Alanis is a maternal third great-grandfather. He was the son of Jose Dionicio Alanis and Maria Eustaquia Gonzalez.
Los Angeles Times
Texas Gov. Perry says National Guard 'tip of spear' guarding border
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, shown in Iowa last week, met Wednesday with National and State Guard troops who will deploy to the U.S.-Mexico border.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Blog del Narco: Cartel Money Man Arrested in Chihuahua
A man suspected of running the financial affairs of a drug cartel in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua was arrested over the weekend, the Government Secretariat said.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Gunmen Kill 3 Attending Children's Party in Mexico
Gunmen killed three people and wounded two others who were attending a children's birthday party in the Mexican Gulf state of Veracruz, police and city officials said.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Feld column: U.S. must regain control of immigrationFeld column: U.S. ...
Feld column: U.S. must regain control of immigration As has been nation's tradition, it's OK to make immigrants wait, work for citizenship Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/08/09/feld-column-us-must-regain-control-immigration/13837193/ Eneyda Alvarez of Honduras peels a mango last week while her son ... (more)
Minot Daily News
Murder in Rio Grande Valley
The voice on the other end of the line is exasperated. "It's insane," he wants America to know.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
CBP officers seize nearly $429,000 in cocaine hidden in a Ford Focus
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Flow of child immigrants slows along Texas border
In this Aug. 4, 2014 photo Antony Alvarez, 6, of Honduras plays at the Senda de Vida migrant shelter in Reynosa, Mexico.
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Compassion needed at border
Over the past several months, tens of thousands of mostly unaccompanied Central American children have voluntarily turned themselves in to U.S. authorities at the U.S.-Mexico border in the Rio Grande Valley region of Texas.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Mexico rescues 39 kidnapped Central American immigrants
Local police and federal soldiers rescued 39 Central American immigrants on Monday at a residence in the northern border state of Tamaulipas, state security authorities said in a statement on Tuesday.
OMA Reports a 6.9% Increase in July 2014 Passenger Traffic
Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA , reports that terminal passenger traffic at its 13 airports increased 6.9% in July 2014, as compared to July 2013.
Illegal Aliens Suspected in Border Patrol Agent's Death
The two illegal aliens suspected of murdering an off duty border patrol agent in South Texas are expected to be formally charged Tuesday with capital murder and other offenses.