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Suspected members of the Mexican drug cartel 'Los Zetas' from Guatemala and Mexico wait in court for a judgement in Guatemala City on June 27, 2012. (credit: Luis SOTO/AFP/GettyImages)

6 Sentenced In South Texas For Smuggling Firearms

Federal prosecutors in South Texas say six people have been sentenced to prison for trafficking in firearms that were smuggled to the Zetas drug cartel in Mexico.

01/31/2014

Demonstrators held signs outside the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City to protest the execution of Edgar Tamayo. (ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Executes Man Despite Opposition From Mexico

Mexican national Edgar Tamayo was administered lethal injection for the 1994 murder of a Houston police officer.

01/22/2014

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson attends the opening of a new TSA Pre-check application center at Dulles Airport on Jan. 14, 2014 in Sterling, Va. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Homeland Secretary: ‘We Need To Continually Monitor Trends In Border Crossings’

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson said Tuesday on a visit to the Texas-Mexico border that the surge of immigrants from countries other than Mexico crossing the border illegally presents challenges to the department.

01/22/2014

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International Trips You Can Do In A Weekend

Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.

01/21/2014

File photo of an execution chamber. (credit: CAROLINE GROUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexico Objects To US Execution Of Mexican Man

The Mexican government said Sunday it “strongly rejects” the execution scheduled this week in Texas of a Mexican man convicted of killing a police officer.

01/19/2014

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U.S. Testing Surveillance Balloons On Mexico Border

The helium-filled balloons are outfitted with cameras and sensors.

12/19/2013

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Mexico’s Booming Car Industry Selling Unsafe Cars

In Mexico’s booming auto industry, the cars rolling off assembly lines may look identical, but how safe they are depends on where they’re headed.

11/28/2013

Mexican authorities say Edgar Jimenez Lugo confessed to murdering 4 people on behalf of the drug cartels. (Getty Images)

Teen Cartel Killer Released In Mexico, Goes To U.S.

A 17-year-old American citizen who confesses to being a killer for a Mexican drug cartel has finished his three-year juvenile-offender term for for murder and other charges and is returning to the U.S.

11/27/2013

Lexi Thompson of the USA hits her tee shot on the third hole during the final round of the Lorena Ochoa Invitational Presented by Banamex at the Guadalajara Country Club on November 17, 2013 in Guadalajara, Mexico. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Lexi Thompson Wins Lorena Ochoa Invitational

Lexi Thompson won the Lorena Ochoa Invitational on Sunday for her second victory in her last four starts, birdieing the final hole to beat Stacy Lewis by a stroke.

11/17/2013

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OPINION: #YouareWelcomeMexico

Many Mexicans have protested, saying that the messages are in bad taste, or are to make fun of the situation in which the team finds itself in … but they may wine and complain all they want … IS THE TRUTH.

10/16/2013

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