HERMOSILLO, Mexico — The shooting deaths of seven men near the Mexico-Arizona border dramatize what appears to be an escalating use of the once-calm stretch of border as a drug trafficking corridor.
Sonora police: 7 killed
near Arizona border
A Mexican company is moving into Tucson with plans to ramp up production of liquefied sugar cane to compete with widely used high-fructose corn syrup.
An independent Mexican airline hopes to restore international service to Tucson as soon as this summer.
Mexican police, aided by American investigators, recently arrested one of the fugitives wanted in the slaying of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, but it may be years before he’s brought to the United States.
A Southern Arizona produce distributor is working closely with the Food and Drug Administration to prevent further sale of salmonella-contaminated cucumbers, officials said Friday.
Two Mexican women were arrested in separate incidents this week when border of officers in Nogales said they tried to smuggle nearly $62,000 combined.
CHICAGO — A drug kingpin in Mexico who has never set foot in Chicago has been named the city’s new Public Enemy No. 1 — the same notorious label assigned to Al Capone at the height of the Prohibition-era gang wars.
CULIACAN, Mexico —A 20-year-old state beauty queen has been killed in northern Mexico during a running gun battle between soldiers and the gang of drug traffickers she was traveling with, officials say.
Nogales' economy could be devastated by an escalating trade fight - sparked by Florida growers - between the U.S. and Mexico over tomatoes, two Arizona lawmakers warned Thursday.
TEMPE — An elaborate drug trafficking cell in Tempe that is linked to the deadly Sinaloa Cartel from Mexico has been busted, officials say.
MEXICO CITY - The army charged Monday that the top leaders of the hyper-violent Zetas drug cartel ordered underlings to leave 49 mutilated bodies in a northern Mexico town square, then had banners hung around the country denying responsibility in an effort to have their enemies blamed for th…
MEXICO CITY —The top leaders of the hyper-violent Zetas drug cartel ordered underlings to leave 49 mutilated bodies in a northern Mexico town square, and then hung banners around the country denying responsibility, the Mexican army said Monday.
LOS ANGELES — They’ve still got their trombones and their trumpets, their cornets and their clarinets.
GUADALAJARA, Mexico — Mexican troops have made a historic
seizure of 15 tons of pure methamphetamine in the western state of
Jalisco, an amount equivalent to half of all meth seizures
worldwide in 2009.
PHOENIX — Two men have pleaded guilty to buying guns that were
destined to be smuggled into Mexico, the first convictions in the
federal government’s botched Operation Fast and Furious.
OKLAHOMA CITY — In the largest single strike at Mexican drug
operations in the U.S., authorities arrested more than 300 people
in a sting that demonstrates an upstart cartel's vast reach north
of the border.