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Arrestan a Líder del CDG Responsable de Violencia Fronteriza

MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas – El Ejército mexicano ha arrestado a uno de los principales líderes del Cartel del Golfo quien se cree es responsable de la mayoría de la violencia que ha tenido lugar en esta parte de la frontera por más de un año.

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U.S. Offers $10M Reward for Mexican Drug Kingpin

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the State Department doubled the reward for the capture of Mexican drug kingpin Nemesio Oseguera Cervantes aka “El Mencho” to $10 million. “El Mencho,” is the alleged leader of the Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generacion (CJNG) – one of the largest, most dangerous organizations currently operating in Mexico with a heavy presence in the United States.

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Autoridades Revientan Gasolineras Fronterizas Vendiendo Huachicol

MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas — Cuatro gasolineras en esta ciudad fronteriza que habían estado vendiendo gasolina robada por el Cartel Del Golfo fueron cateadas y cerradas en redada por parte de las autoridades federales. La venta de combustible robado se ha convertido en una de las principales fuentes de ingresos para el Cartel del Golfo de México.

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents find illegal aliens hiding in a toolbox in the bed of a pickup truck during an immigration inspection. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/Laredo Sector)

50 Migrants Arrested in South Texas Smuggling Attempts

Border Patrol agents in the Laredo Sector disrupted three human smuggling attempts leading to the arrests of more than 50 migrants. The incidents occurred during a traffic stop and two immigration inspections at a checkpoint.

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WATCH: Texas Mom Whips Son for Joyriding in BMW

A Texas mom chased down her 14-year-old son after he absconded with her brand-new BMW. When she caught up with the boy, she pulled him over and proceeded to spank him with a belt.

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Porro de la UNAM Detenido en Ciudad Fronteriza, Trataba de Llegar a Texas

MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas – Las autoridades federales mexicanas arrestaron a un hombre buscado por su papel en una serie de violentas protestas universitarias en la Ciudad de México donde fueron heridas varias personas. El fugitivo se había dirigido desde la Ciudad de México a esta ciudad fronteriza en un aparente intento de cruzar y esconderse en Texas.

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Fugitive Mexican Student Caught near Texas After Allegedly Inciting Riots

MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas – Mexican federal authorities arrested a student wanted for his role in a series of violent university protests in Mexico City which left damage and injured several bystanders. The fugitive made his way from Mexico City to the U.S. border in an apparent attempt to hide in Texas.

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Mexican Catholic Priest Killed near U.S. Border

Authorities in northern Mexico are investigating the murder of Catholic Priest Ícmar Arturo Orta, whose lifeless body was located Friday inside his vehicle in Playas de Rosarito. Tijuana Archbishop Francisco Moreno Barron announced the death in a statement.

After thirty days crossing Mexico, a group of Honduran migrants watch from the Mexican side of the Rio Grande as others take a bath while waiting for a good moment to cross the river into the U.S. in the border city of Nuevo Laredo, Mexico on Thursday, May 25, 2006. …

Mexico Vows to Stop Migrant Caravan If It Ignores Immigration Law

Mexico’s immigration authorities vowed to stop members of a migrant caravan consisting of roughly 1,300 individuals from Honduras trying to make their way north, eventually to the U.S. border. Those wanting to enter Mexico will have to follow immigration law or they will be turned back, officials say.

Los Zetas killing field

GRÁFICO — Narco Guerra en Capital de Estado Fronterizo Deja Nueve Cuerpos Mas

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Tamaulipas – La guerra de cárteles por el control de esta región ha llevado al descubrimiento de nueve cuerpos en dos lugares diferentes cerca de la ciudad. El reciente descubrimiento es el último de una larga serie de ejecuciones que han sacudido esta ciudad mientras dos cárteles rivales continúan su lucha por control.

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4 Migrants Found Dead on Texas Border in as Many Days

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents found the bodies of four migrants who died while attempting to cross the border from Mexico into Texas. They apparently drowned in the Rio Grande River during a four-day period.

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EXCLUSIVA — Capo Recién Liberado en México y Buscado en USA Lucha por Controlar Ciudad Fronteriza

NUEVO LAREDO, Tamaulipas – Un despiadado capo que fue recientemente liberado de prisión en México ahora está forjando una alianza con uno de los cárteles más violentos de México en un intento de tomar esta ciudad fronteriza. A pesar de ser buscado en los Estados Unidos donde enfrenta una acusación federal de múltiples cargos, las autoridades judiciales mexicanas liberaron al capo hace unos meses, lo que le dio la impunidad para forjar alianzas y tratar de llevar a cabo un intento de tomar el control de un importante cruce fronterizo.

Zeta boss Chelelo

EXCLUSIVE — Fugitive Mexican Cartel Boss Moves to Take Border City near Texas

NUEVO LAREDO, Tamaulipas – A ruthless crime boss who was recently released from a Mexican prison is now forging an alliance with one of the nation’s most violent cartels to take over this border city abutting Texas. Despite being wanted in the U.S. on a multi-count indictment, Mexican judicial authorities released the boss this year, effectively giving him a clean record.

Border Patrol agents arrest suspected illegal immigrants in Rio Grande Valley Sector. (File Photo: John Moore/Getty Images)

Child Sex Offender Busted After Illegally Crossing Arizona Border

Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents stopped another previously deported child sex offender from successfully re-entering the U.S. Immigration officers previously deported the Mexican national after a Florida court convicted him for sex offenses involving a child.