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One of America’s Most Wanted Captured Working in Cancun Airport after 24-Years Eluding Authorities

One of America’s Most Wanted Captured Working in Cancun Airport after 24-Years Eluding Authorities

U.S. Marshals 15 Most Wanted fugitive Vincent Legrend Walters, age 45, has been captured in Cancun, Mexico, after nearly 24 years on the run. continue reading »

U.S. and Mexico Meet for Binational Summit on Human Trafficking

U.S. and Mexico Meet for Binational Summit on Human Trafficking

More than 100 representatives from the government and private sectors, including high-level law enforcement representatives from the U.S. and Mexico, convened in Los Angeles Thursday for a bination continue reading »

Anonymous Tip Leads to Arrest of Mexico City Airport Shooting Suspect

Anonymous Tip Leads to Arrest of Mexico City Airport Shooting Suspect

Felipe Lugo de Leon, one of the Federal Police officers wanted in connection with the shooting at the Mexico City airport last month that left three fellow officers dead, was arrested on Sunday, the Public Safety Secretariat said. continue reading »

Calderon Says Peña Nieto Will Continue Anti-Drug Strategy in Mexico

Calderon Says Peña Nieto Will Continue Anti-Drug Strategy in Mexico

Mexican President Felipe Calderon said in an interview published Sunday by Spain's El Pais newspaper that he was convinced that his anti-drug strategy and reforms would be continued by Enrique Peña Nieto, of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, who won the July 1 presidential election. continue reading »

Mexican Summer Camp Attacked, 7 Raped

Mexican Summer Camp Attacked, 7 Raped

Seven girls were raped and a number of boys were beaten by unidentified assailants who attacked a summer camp in central Mexico last week, the Mexico state Attorney General's Office said. continue reading »

Olympian and CoverGirl Marlen Esparza Featured in Vogue

Olympian and CoverGirl Marlen Esparza Featured in Vogue

Olympic-gold hopeful and Latin beauty, Marlen Esparza, is featured in this issue of Vogue donning a stunning red dress and her boxing shoes. continue reading »

New Security Measures in Place After Mexican Indian Murders

New Security Measures in Place After Mexican Indian Murders

An indigenous community in the western Mexican state of Michoacan has stepped up security measures in the wake of this week's kidnap-murders of two of its members by suspected mobsters, saying state authorities have broken their promise to protect them. continue reading »

REPORT: UK and Mexico Lead in 2011 Nonimmigrant Admissions to the U.S.

REPORT: UK and Mexico Lead in 2011 Nonimmigrant Admissions to the U.S.

According to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Immigration report, during 2011, there were 159 million nonimmigrant admissions to the United States according to DHS work- load estimates. continue reading »

Mexican Photojournalist Acquitted of Murdering His Wife

Mexican Photojournalist Acquitted of Murdering His Wife

Mexican photojournalist Sergio Dorantes Zurita, a former employee of Newsweek magazine whose acquittal on charges of murdering his wife in 2003 was upheld last week on appeal, described his battle for justice in a radio interview in this capital. continue reading »

Religious Sect Destroys Schools in Mexican State of Michoacan Calling them “Works of the Devil”

Religious Sect Destroys Schools in Mexican State of Michoacan Calling them “Works of the Devil”

Two schools were destroyed in the western Mexican town of Turicato by a radical religious sect that threatens to "destroy coexistence," Mayor Salvador Barrera said. According to the top local authority, the New Jerusalem community, which settled some 35 years ago in the Turicato municipality of Michoacan state believing it to be hallowed ground continue reading »

Leaders Urge the 8.2 Million with Green Cards to Become Citizens

Leaders Urge the 8.2 Million with Green Cards to Become Citizens

Hispanic activists say that more than 8 million permanent residents have not become U.S. citizens, and so they continue to be unprotected from aggressive policies against immigrants and are losing political influence. "Every person who qualifies to be a permanent resident and does not apply for citizenship should be aware continue reading »

Mexican Nationals Bilk Hundreds of Thousands in Cross-border Credit Card Scheme

Investigators with the U.S. Secret Service say they uncovered an international credit card fraud operation based out of Texas. With a search warrant in hand, the Secret Service found Mario Won continue reading »

More Narco Tunnels Found Near U.S. Mexico Border

More Narco Tunnels Found Near U.S. Mexico Border

Mexico's army said it discovered two "narcotunnels" in less than 24 hours on the northeast side of Tijuana, a hardscrabble metropolis located across the border from San Diego. continue reading »

Jalisco’s Bird Flu Costing Mexican Economy $50 Million Thus Far

Jalisco’s Bird Flu Costing Mexican Economy $50 Million Thus Far

An outbreak of avian flu in the western state of Jalisco has claimed 2.5 million chickens and caused $50 million in losses, a representative of the Mexican poultry sector said Thursday. continue reading »

Paulina Rubio Will Join Jenni Rivera and Beto Cuevas on “La Voz de Mexico”- Mexico’s “The Voice”

Paulina Rubio Will Join Jenni Rivera and Beto Cuevas on “La Voz de Mexico”- Mexico’s “The Voice”

Singer Paulina Rubio will participate in the television competition "La Voz de Mexico" this coming season, the producers said Thursday. The "Chica Dorada" (Golden Girl) will join the team of mentors continue reading »