Reynosa, Mexico Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Mexico probes suspected kidnapping, murder of activistRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Mexican authorities are investigating the suspected kidnapping and murder of an organised crime watchdog activist who ran a Website that alerted inhabitants of the state of Tamaulipas of public safety risks. "We're working on it," a source at the Tamaulipas Attorney General's Office told Efe, adding that a relative of the activist, Maria del Rosario Fuentes Rubio, reported that she had been abducted by armed assailants Wednesday.

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  2. Cartel members kidnap, kill citizen journalist in Mexico and tweet photo of her bodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    The Twitter account associated with MarA a del Rosario Fuentes Rubio, @Miut3, was hacked by her kidnappers, later Tweeting a photo of a bloody, lifeless body on Thursday morning. The status that accompanied the photo suggested people close their accounts in order to protect the lives of their families.

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  3. Mexico activists under fire after kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Mexican peace activists and bloggers who try to warn fellow citizens about drug violence feel under attack following the kidnapping and possible killing of one of their colleagues. The kidnapping of Dr. Maria del Rosario Fuentes Rubio has sent a chill through the border state of Tamaulipas, where common citizens have used Twitter and Facebook accounts to warn each other about drug gang shootouts in which passers-by can be hit by stray bullets or have their vehicles stolen at gunpoint.

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  4. Citizen Journalist Kidnapped and Killed in Mexico for Reporting on Organized CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Global Voices Online

    See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone. Image from Valor por Tamaulipas' Google Plus account.

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  5. Horrifying: Citizen Journalist Exposing Mexican Cartels Captured, Tortured and KilledRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Townhall

    ... Maria Del Rosario was kidnapped, tortured and killed. She had been working anonymously in the border town of Reynosa, Mexico to expose cartel activity. Thursday morning her social media account was taken over by her killers who announced her death ...

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  6. Citizen Journalist Kidnapped and Murdered Near Texas Border By Mexican CartelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    A citizen journalist in the border city of Reynosa, Mexico has fallen victim to the hands of the Gulf Cartel in the most brazen attempt to date to silence information about the worsening security situation on the Mexican side of the shared border with Texas. Social media postings on Thursday morning mourned the passing of Maria Del Rosario Fuentes Rubio, a Reynosa doctor better known by her Twitter handle @Miut3.

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  7. NuStar, PEMEX pursuing cross-border plan to export U.S. petroleum into MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... Products will be delivered from Mont Belvieu and Corpus Christi, Texas to Nuevo Laredo and Burgos-Reynosa, Mexico. NuStar and PMI officials said in a release that this would be one of the first commercial agreements that's focused on building ...

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  8. 18-year-old woman arrested for attempting to smuggle minorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations at the Hidalgo International Bridge arrested an 18-year-old woman from La Villa, Texas after she allegedly attempted to smuggle a four-year-old girl from Guerrero, Mexico. "Our officers' outstanding behavioral analysis techniques were key in the detection of this failed child smuggling attempt," said Port Director Efrain Solis Jr., Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas Port of Entry.

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  9. Anti-Amnesty Group Aims TV Ad at Swing-Voters [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... lands of south Texas. Many migrants spend a few days in a "stash house", such as the Casa del Migrante, in Reynosa, Mexico, and many are ignorant of the treacherous journey ahead. Picture taken March 29, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES - ...

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  10. Drug Cartels Turn Illegal Immigrants Quest For The American Dream Into A NightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    MCALLEN, Texas -- The recent immigration surge in Texas's Rio Grande Valley where thousands of illegal immigrants from Central America came across the border en masse exposed a deep dark secret that victimized people all across the continent. Unbeknownst to most, drug cartels in the Mexican border state of Tamaulipas and in South Texas had taken control of the human smuggling routes having diversified their criminal activities to not only include the transport of drugs but also human smuggling and a myriad of other activities that turned the quest for the American dream into a horrifying nightmare.

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  11. Mexican Gangs Could Be Making Up To $250 Million A Year By Abusing And Extorting MigrantsRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | The Westerner

    Tens of thousands of Central American migrants are being kidnapped, abused and extorted by Mexican gangs just yards from the United States in a growing racket that may be worth up to $250 million a year. Arriving in ragtag border towns like Reynosa, Mexico's migrant kidnapping capital where police in armored vehicles patrol the streets and daytime shootouts are commonplace, migrants are picked off buses by gangs who federal authorities say are in cahoots with local officials.

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  12. Migrants snared in multi-million dollar kidnap rac...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WHTC

    Tens of thousands of Central American migrants are being kidnapped, abused and extorted by Mexican gangs just yards from the United States in a growing racket that may be worth up to $250 million a year. Arriving in ragtag border towns like Reynosa, Mexico's migrant kidnapping capital where police in armored vehicles patrol the streets and daytime shootouts are commonplace, migrants are picked off buses by gangs who federal authorities say are in cahoots with local officials.

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  13. Migrants snared in multi-million dollar kidnap racket on U.S.-Mexico borderRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2014 | Reuters

    Tens of thousands of Central American migrants are being kidnapped, abused and extorted by Mexican gangs just yards from the United States in a growing racket that may be worth up to $250 million a year. Arriving in ragtag border towns like Reynosa, Mexico's migrant kidnapping capital where police in armored vehicles patrol the streets and daytime shootouts are commonplace, migrants are picked off buses by gangs who federal authorities say are in cahoots with local officials.

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  14. Teen Arrested on Smuggling ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | KRGV

    Police say a 16-year-old girl was behind the wheel of a van loaded with hundreds of pounds of marijuana. Officers found the van under the Pharr-Reynosa International Bridge. 1 comment

  15. Kidnapping migrants, a growing business of Mexican gangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Reuters

    Mexican security forces have clamped down on Mexico's gangs, slashing their profits in the illegal drug trade. To make up for it, the gangs are preying on a new source, the influx of Central American migrants trying to cross the border into the United States.

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  16. Mexican Gulf Cartel Boss Caught in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    Juan Francisco Tamez Saens was arrested Thursday night in the city of Edinburg which is just 12 miles north of the border with Mexico, law enforcement sources told Breitbart Texas. Tamez Saez, who went by the name "Comandante 103 or Comandante Panochitas," had inherited the leadership of the Gulf Cartel following the arrests of leaders Mario "Pelon" or X-20" Ramirez and Juan Manuel "Perros" Rodriguez.

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  17. Tecogen sells addiitonal efficient gas chiller to manufacturing plant in MexicoRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Tecogen sells addiitonal efficient gas chiller to manufacturing plant in Mexico Tecogen announced the sale of a third Tecochill natural gas-powered chiller to a major US-headquartered manufacturer of home fixtures for a retrofit of its existing plant in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico. This new sale adds to Tecogen's growing backlog of equipment and turnkey installations of $14.5M as of October 8, 2014.

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  18. Mexican Drug-War Vigilantes' Homemade Mad Max Vehicles Are Pretty BossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Gawker

    The thing about the violent drug-cartel competition in Mexico is that it's not just cops and criminals. In much of the country, self-deputized locals have taken the fight to the drug lords.

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  19. Gonzalez, Guemez get well-deserved call-ups for Mexico friendliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Sporting News

    Arturo "Ponchito" Gonzalez was not one of the most prominent members of Mexico's Under-17 World Cup-winning side back in 2011. Julio Gomez, Antonio Briseno, Richard Sanchez, Carlos Fierro and Marco Bueno were all more heralded and earned more column inches than the now-20-year-old basking in the news of his first full Mexico call-up for the upcoming games against Honduras and Panama.

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  20. Why Doesn't The Left Talk About Immigration's Impact On Inequality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... lands of south Texas. Many migrants spend a few days in a "stash house", such as the Casa del Migrante, in Reynosa, Mexico, and many are ignorant of the treacherous journey ahead. Picture taken March 29, 2013. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES - ...

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