Mexico announced late Thursday afternoon that it is extraditing Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán to face federal charges in the U.S.
Over the past month, Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona have been attacked at levels of violence that were far greater than the agency had previously acknowledged. In one attack, an agent was nearly maimed.
Mexico will likely slow the pace of cooperation with the U.S. on immigration and drugs should the incoming Trump administration substantially expand the current border wall.
Mexico is considering its options should President-elect Trump make good on his threat to withdraw from the the North American Free Trade Agreement. President Enrique Peña Nieto said Mexico is willing to "modernize" NAFTA, not renegotiate from scratch.
Senator John McCain expressed skepticism about overhauling trade policy with Mexico and called for increased surveillance along the border during a visit to Mexico City on Tuesday.
The U.S. Border Patrol must improve conditions in its holding cells throughout Arizona, a federal judge ruled late Friday.
Maricopa County isn’t the only county in Arizona to switch political parties in its top law enforcement official. Mark Napier beat out appointed Sheriff Chris Nanos.
Mexican authorities, in collaboration with American counterparts, have launched a website to help small business owners report corrupt government officials.
A coalition of attorneys and human rights advocates is calling for federal immigration authorities in El Paso to show more respect for basic human rights and stop deporting immigrants who are eligible for humanitarian parole.
A federal judge approved his extradition Thursday after a five month legal battle. But his lawyers vow to appeal.