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Baja California's budding wine industry is fighting against new land use regulations that they say would ruin the valley's rural charm and compromise its scarce water supply.
November 27, 2013
Catholic Bishops on both sides of the Texas-Mexico border are releasing a letter to their parishes and elected officials to address what they call the human tragedies of the current immigration system.
November 26, 2013
‪Waves of Latino immigrants have introduced the quinceañera or "Sweet 15" into the American mainstream. It's often a glitzy affair with rituals to mark a girls transition into womanhood. As the Latino population in Las Vegas has grown over the past decade, so has the business of quinceañeras. Families empty their pockets to throw a party, sometimes bigger than a wedding, for their little girls.
November 19, 2013
The Indian National Finals Rodeo just wrapped up in Las Vegas. During the event, spectators enjoyed the usual rodeo competitions: barrel racing, steer wrestling and bull riding. But what's different about this event is it’s an Indian-only rodeo, which means in addition to the bulls, cows and Indian cowboys, the whole family is there.
November 15, 2013
Award-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas' new film 'Documented' chronicles his announcement that he is living in the country illegally and his long-distance relationship with his mom.
November 14, 2013
Demolition of the building that housed the first Spanish-language television station in the U.S. is moving forward. A judge in San Antonio dissolved a restraining order that had been protecting the building.
November 13, 2013
Many in the U.S. are embracing the Day of the Dead tradition, whether through their personal ofrendas (offerings) or participating in a procession.
November 01, 2013
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is handling an increased demand for hunter education from Latinos.
October 28, 2013
Members of the Azteca Sangre Orchestra play during the group's debut concert in June in Ciudad Juárez.
The Juárez Youth Symphony Orchestra has its first performance in El Paso, Texas this weekend. The orchestra called “Esperanza Azteca,” or “Aztec Hope,” was created to provide the children of the city with an artistic outlet and an alternative to the everyday violence.
October 25, 2013
There's another debate over the name of a sports team. This time it's in El Paso.
October 23, 2013


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