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File photo of a police cruiser with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Texas Man Gets 15 Years For Meth In Shampoo Bottle

A bus passenger in South Texas has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for trying to smuggle methamphetamine across the border in a shampoo bottle.

07/24/2013

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The Curse Of The Texans Right Tackle: Quessenberry & His Stolen Truck

It seems like the Texans right tackle position is somewhat cursed these days.

06/13/2013

Young men and boys from Mexico jump into the Rio Grande from the United States side of the border with Mexico (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Mexico Releases Water Into Rio Grande; More Wanted

Mexico has agreed to release more water into the Rio Grande for use by agriculture and other interests on the Texas side of the river, according to the international commission that arbitrates water-rights disputes between the two neighbors.

04/06/2013

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says a new congressional budget should eliminate the need to furlough or cut overtime hours for border agents. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Napolitano Says Federal Cuts May Not Impact Border

Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says a new congressional budget should eliminate the need to furlough or cut overtime hours for border agents.

04/04/2013

Forensic personnel and police arrive at the scene of a crime where four people were shot dead in Monterrey City, Nuevo Leon state on Feb. 11, 2013. (credit: Julio Cesar Aguilar/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexican Drug Cartels Dispatching Agents To Work Deep Inside US

Mexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the U.S. border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work deep inside the United States — an emboldened presence that experts believe is meant to tighten their grip on the world’s most lucrative narcotics market and maximize profits.

04/01/2013

A fence on the outskirts of town separates the cities of Nogales, Arizona (L) and Nogales, Sonora Mexico. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Crime At The United States-Mexico Border Goes Corporate

When a regional manager for the Mexican Gulf cartel moved his operation to a more lucrative territory on the border, he took along not only his armored trucks and personal army, but also his department heads and a team of accountants.

09/29/2012

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Driver On Bus Found With 860 Pounds Of Marijuana

A passenger bus from Mexico with only the driver on board has yielded nearly 860 pounds of marijuana at a Texas border crossing.

07/17/2012

A corn crop dries up in a field July 28, 2011 near Perryton, Texas. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Water Dispute Leads To War Of Words Between U.S., Mexico

Melted snow providing water for irrigation had barely begun burbling down a bone-dry Rio Grande toward a thin 4-mile-wide strip of farmland straddling the U.S.-Mexico border when a war of words erupted.

04/16/2012

File photo of marijuana. (credit: NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)

$2.4 Million Worth Of Pot Seized In Load Of Limes At Texas Border

Authorities say a load of limes in South Texas has yielded more than a ton of marijuana.

02/23/2012

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Texas Woman Struck By Stray Bullet From Mexico

Texas Woman Struck By Stray Bullet From Mexico

02/22/2012

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