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Why is Menudo White?
When I began my research on Sonora, Mexico, I knew little about my mother's home state other than my family's constant references to it when I was growing up.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
GoGold uncovers new resources at Mexican mine
GoGold Resources Inc. of Halifax reported Thursday that new drilling has added to the resource at its Santa Gertrudis gold mine in Sonora, Mexico.
Nogales CBP officers seize $200K in meth, arrest 2
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in Nogales seized methamphetamine worth $200,000 and arrested two men in separate drug-smuggling attempts this week.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
From the brink of death to life'
The thousands of unaccompanied Central American minors making their way into the United States this summer have drawn more attention to the U.S./Mexico border and sparked political controversy.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Mother of Slain Mexican Teen Sues US Border Patrol
The mother of a Mexican teen who was shot to death by a U.S. Border Patrol agent nearly two years ago sued the agency on Tuesday, saying her son was playing basketball with his girlfriend and friends minutes before he was hit in the back by at least eight bullets.
Storm, Smugglers Open Big Gaps in Border Fence
Nature and smugglers combined to open two huge gaps in the border fence between the United States and Nogales, Mexico, last weekend, causing the U.S. Border Patrol to scramble to cover the security breaches until they can be prepared.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Storms Knock Down US-Mexico Fence in Arizona
Thunderstorms near the southern Arizona border have knocked down part of the metal border fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico.
MomentumTHE Right to Kill
The Hermosillo, Mexico, nursery fire that killed 42 toddlers was front and center on CNN today - four days after it happened.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Drug dog sniffs out coke meth heroin
A drug-sniffing dog found meth, coke and heroin Thursday in a car trying to enter Arizona at the Nogales port of entry.Luis Alberto Chavez-Felix, 21, of Nogales, Sonora, was selected for a secondary inspection as he drove across the border in his Nissan sedan, according to a news release from U.S. Customs and Border Protection.After a Customs and ... (more)
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Faithful flock to see statue of Santo Toribio, the immigrants saint
On a recent afternoon, they lined up at his feet with their requests: As a border crisis involving the influx of tens of thousands of children from Central America unfolds, the faithful of Southern California are flocking to Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Nogales CBP officers find meth, heroin and cocaine hidden in vehicle
NOGALES, Ariz. Customs and Border Protection officers in Nogales arrested a 21-year-old man after finding methamphetamine, heroin and cocaine in his vehicle on Thursday.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Jacome family legacy of business memorialized at Jacome Plaza
One of these immigrants was Carlos Croella Jacome. Born in Ures, Sonora , Mexico in 1870, his family was not wealthy.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Mexus Gold US Update
The company announced today that it is still in negotiations with two separate parties for funding of the Julio/Santa Elena projects.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
CBP seizes attempted smuggling suspect in large pot bust
U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Douglas turned a woman over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations for attempting to smuggle nearly 250 pounds of marijuana into the United States.
Mexico's CFE to tender $2.8 bln in power plant, pipeline projects
Mexico's national power company CFE said on Monday it will offer $2.8 billion in natural gas and electricity infrastructure project contracts by the end of this year aimed at boosting economic growth.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
This Weekend in Sonoran Strip Club News
Just like the rides at an amusement park, should strip clubs also have a sign warning those with heart conditions of what they're about to experience? According to Nogales, Sonora municipal police, officers responded at 10:20 p.m. on Friday to a report of a dead body at Boleiro TD's on Calle Elias.
U.S. flounders in effort to discourage repeated illegal border crossing
A U.S. effort to discourage immigrants' repeated attempts to enter the country illegally by dropping them back in Mexico hundreds of miles away from where they were caught has been sharply scaled back after producing relatively modest gains.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
AZ Pick Six: Half a dozen hot indie concerts coming to the Phoenix area
Who says things slow down during the heat of an Arizona summer? Temperatures are rising but so are the number of great indie shows coming to Arizona's desert and beyond.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Faithful flock to see the immigrants' saint
People gather for a mass at St. Marcelinus Catholic Church in Commerce, California, on July 7, 2014, to celebrate Santo Toribio Romo Gonzalez who they feel watches over immigrants.