Tag archive for ‘Mexico’
By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Lookout in slaying of US Consulate worker gets life terms

EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A man has been sentenced to three life sentences for serving as the radio communications chief in the 2010 ambush slayings of three people linked to the U.S. Consulate in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. More...

By admin On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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Layoffs begin at Carrier plant that drew Trump’s criticism

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - More than 300 Carrier Corp. workers are working their final day at the company's Indianapolis factory as part of an outsourcing of jobs to Mexico that drew criticism last year from then-presidential More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Enhanced security in effect on international flights to US

WASHINGTON (AP) - Travelers flying to the U.S. from nearly 300 international airports, including those in Mexico and Canada, are now subject to stepped-up security measures that include stricter screening for electronic More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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ICE says felon arrested after Texas sheriff ignored request

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says it arrested a man who immigrated from Mexico illegally after law officers in Austin ignored a "detainer" request to turn him over. ICE said it took More...

By admin On Saturday, July 15th, 2017
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Ohio police find 400 pounds of pot in cars made in Mexico

WARREN, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say more than 400 pounds (181 kilograms) of marijuana has been found in 15 new cars made in Mexico and shipped to Ohio and Pennsylvania for sale. A drug task force in northeast Ohio's More...

By admin On Saturday, July 15th, 2017
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Hikers ditching famous trail for Oregon Coast Trail

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) - At the end of June, a woman picked up three young backpackers walking along the highway near Gearhart. They had been hiking the Pacific Crest Trail - a 2,650-mile-long path that twists up the More...

By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Family wants answers after college kid drowns following ‘mystery shot’ at resort bar

The family of a Wisconsin college student who died at a Mexican resort are searching for answers after she drowned in the pool. Abbey Conner, 20, was found face down in the pool in January after taking a mysterious More...

By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Immigrants now facing criminal charges for first offenses

PHOENIX (AP) - The Border Patrol in Arizona is re-implementing a program that requires first-time border crossers to be criminally prosecuted instead of just being deported. The program is part of Trump administration More...

By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Astronauts train on mock-up NASA capsule in Gulf of Mexico

GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - NASA astronauts have been practicing in-the-water exit maneuvers from a mock-up Orion space capsule bobbing in the Gulf of Mexico off Texas. Several astronauts trained Thursday in the open More...

By admin On Friday, July 14th, 2017
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Gasoline thieves are out of control _ and deadly _ in Mexico

TEPEACA, Mexico (AP) - The police officers gripped their assault rifles tightly as they stared at the men filling plastic tanks and loading them onto a dozen pickup trucks in a cornfield in central Mexico. Even More...