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The lawyer for a federal agent who shot a Mexican national last Tuesday says the victim had threatened him with a rock.
November 19, 2010
The days of one of Tijuana’s top crime fighters may be numbered. Though Tijuana’s Police Chief has survived assassination plots, he may fall victim to Mexican politics. A collaboration between KPBS and <a href="http://www.Tijuanapress.com">Tijuanapress.com</a>.
November 19, 2010
The group he was with – at least twenty migrants and two smugglers, known as "coyotes" – reportedly left him there.
November 19, 2010
Witnesses told investigators the agent shot the man while he was down on the ground. The agent's lawyer denied the claim.
November 19, 2010
The U.S. State Department has ordered its consular employees to use only armored cars when driving in the Mexican state of Sonora.
November 18, 2010
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF, established Project Gunrunner in 2006 to stem the flow of illegal weapons from the U.S. to Mexico. But a recent review reveals significant weaknesses with the program.
November 18, 2010
A federal agent on horse patrol in a remote area near the Nogales border Tuesday morning, shot a Mexican national in the abdomen. The Border Patrol has given no information saying that the case is under investigation by the FBI.
November 17, 2010
In Imperial County's El Centro, high unemployment has long been a concern. But city officials say the shocking unemployment rate is misleading.
November 12, 2010
A new study says Immigration and Customs Enforcement wastes resources by targeting the wrong people for deportation.
November 12, 2010
American colleges have grown more racially diverse in recent years, but minority students, especially Latinos, still lag behind in academic success. A look into Hispanic Serving Institutions and whether they're making higher education more accessible.
November 10, 2010

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