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2 hrs ago | Free Republic

Mexican Cartels Buying Afghan Heroin

Mexican cartels have established business alliances with gangs operating in places like Afganistn and Turkey, in order to obtain and smuggle drugs to supply Europe and North America, according to investigator Edgardo Buscaglia, a fellow at the Autonomous Technological Institute of Mexico .

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Mother Jones

Mexican Government to Central American Migrants:...

On Thursday, a freight train derailed in southern Mexico. It wasn't just any cargo train, though: It was La Bestia - "the Beast" - the infamous train many Central American immigrants ride through Mexico on their way to the United States.

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Examiner.com

Folk art shopping in Puerto Vallarta, part 2

Ceremonial masks and colorful Oaxacan animals are the focus of the last two shops on this gallery tour .

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Hispanically Speaking

Soldiers Capture Regional Drug Chief in Mexico

Army soldiers captured a regional boss of the Guerreros Unidos drug cartel in the central state of Puebla, Mexico's defense department said.

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KRON 4

Eight Salvadoran Kids Rescued from Kidnappers in Mexico

Authorities said Friday they had rescued eight Salvadoran migrant youths who had been kidnapped by an equally youthful gang in northern Mexico.

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LA Weekly

The Troubadour

By its very name, the AltaMed fundraiser East L.A. Meets Napa and Beyond appears to focus on the grapes of Northern California more than those of Mexico.

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Related Topix: Napa, CA, North America, World News, North America Travel, Travel, Mexico Travel, San Diego, CA, us Travel

Fri Jul 11, 2014

KQED

Fly Like an Eagle: Site Picks the Best Aerial Drone Photos

An eagle flies over Bali's Barat National Park, in this award-winning image taken by a camera attached to a drone.

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The New Zealand Herald

Small plane crashes in Mexico, 4 dead

Four people are dead following the crash of a small plane in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz.

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Hispanically Speaking

U.S. Marine has Hearing in Mexico on Gun Charges

U.S. Marine reservist Andrew Paul Tahmooressi appeared before a Mexican judge for only the second time since he was arrested here April 1 for entering Mexico with military-grade weapons.

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Related Topix: World News, San Ysidro, CA, Life, Veteran Affairs

KTRE-TV Lufkin

US border effort sputters as migrants cross again

FILE - In this Aug. 9, 2012 file photo, a newly arrived person who was caught in Arizona by the U.S. .

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Related Topix: North America, World News, Harlingen, TX

Daily Reporter

US border effort sputters as migrants cross again

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.

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Hispanically Speaking

Mexican Authorities Rescue 165 Migrants From Kidnappers

Police rescued 165 Central American and Cuban migrants from kidnappers in the northern border state of Tamaulipas, Mexican authorities said Thursday.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica

Mexican-American War

In September President for up to $30 million. Mexican President Jos Joaqun Herrera, aware in advance of Slidell's intention of dismembering his country, refused to receive him.

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Breitbart.com

Mexican Vigilantes Fight Violence Near Border

As violence and cartel activity is becoming increasingly common near the border, citizen vigilante groups in Mexico--armed with rifles and machetes--are attempting to curb the crime on their own.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Reuters

Trip Tips: Mexico City for the hipster and history buff

An ancient megalopolis built in a drained lake rimmed by mountains, Mexico City consistently flies under the radar.

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The Leaf-Chronicle

Honduran family flees to U.S. to escape threats, violence

Brian Duran, 14, of Comayagua, Honduras collects his line-dried laundry at the Senda de Vida migrant shelter in Reynosa, Mexico, June 3, 2014.

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The Washington Post

1,300 migrants avoid harm as Mexico train derails

Authorities in southern Mexico say a cargo train derailed without causing any injuries to about 1,300 Central American migrants who had jammed onto the freight cars on their way north toward the United States.

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Vancouver Sun

13 killed in 2 days of shootouts in southern Mexico town; mayor urges residents to stay home

ACAPULCO, Mexico - Two days of gun battles in a southern Mexican town have left 13 people dead, officials said Thursday.

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Nerve News

Mexico to present results of fight against obesity at UN

Mexico City, July 10 Mexico's Health Secretary Mercedes Juan plans to present the results of Mexico's efforts to fight obesity and diabetes to the UN in compliance with international agreements, officials said.

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Inside Bay Area

Confidential informant sues Richmond police, three officers saying he was shot after being outed

A decade ago, Jose Hernandez got a DUI in Richmond. He cut a deal with police to dismiss his case if he worked as an informant, setting up drug deals and introducing the dealers to undercover officers, his attorney said.

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