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TIJUANA, Mexico | New directive takes aim at immigrants fleeing gang violence

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — The MS-13 gang made Jose Osmin Aparicio’s life so miserable in his native El Salvador that he had no choice but to flee in the dead of night with his wife and four children, leaving behind all their belongings and paying a smuggler $8,000. Aparicio is undeterred by a new directive … Continue reading TIJUANA, Mexico | New directive takes aim at immigrants fleeing gang violence

Texas News: Alleged Sinaloa Cartel Member, Urquidi aka “Chous” Extradited to the United States from Mexico for Funneling Massive Amounts of Marijuana and Cocaine into the United States

Texas – An alleged Sinaloa Cartel member is in federal custody, following his extradition from Mexico to the United States yesterday afternoon. He is expected to make his initial appearance later today in federal court in El Paso. The announcement was made by U.S. Attorney John F. Bash for the Western District of Texas; Special … Continue reading Texas News: Alleged Sinaloa Cartel Member, Urquidi aka “Chous” Extradited to the United States from Mexico for Funneling Massive Amounts of Marijuana and Cocaine into the United States

WASHINGTON  | On Long Island, Trump to speak on immigration, gang violence

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump will speak Wednesday on immigration and gang violence on New York’s Long Island, where MS-13 has been blamed for some two dozen killings in the past two years. Trump has used the violence to bolster his immigration policies, including a border wall with Mexico, the implementation of tougher travel restrictions … Continue reading WASHINGTON  | On Long Island, Trump to speak on immigration, gang violence

CHICAGO | Green, Sargent join Pulisic on US soccer roster vs Bolivia

CHICAGO (AP) — With no World Cup to prepare for, the United States announced a roster devoid of the veterans who failed to qualify for this year’s tournament and filled with youth who could take the field 4½ years from now in Qatar. Midfielder Julian Green returns to the U.S. national team for the first … Continue reading CHICAGO | Green, Sargent join Pulisic on US soccer roster vs Bolivia

Nebraska Governor Ricketts Announces International Trade Mission to Mexico

LINCOLN, NE – Today, Monday, May 7, 2018, Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts was joined by Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) Director Steve Wellman to announce plans to lead a trade mission to Mexico this August.  Mexico is Nebraska’s second-largest ag export market, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service. “Trade is an … Continue reading Nebraska Governor Ricketts Announces International Trade Mission to Mexico

MONTERREY, Mexico | Hosmer homers again, Padres top Dodgers 3-0 in Mexico finale

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Eric Hosmer and the San Diego Padres enjoyed their visit to Estadio de Beisbol Monterrey. Hosmer homered for the second straight day, Eric Lauer got his first big league win and the Padres beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-0 Sunday to take two of three in the majors’ first regular-season games … Continue reading MONTERREY, Mexico | Hosmer homers again, Padres top Dodgers 3-0 in Mexico finale

MONTERREY, Mexico | Hosmer homers as Padres beat Dodgers 7-4

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — The San Diego Padres rebounded nicely from Los Angeles’ combined no-hitter, using two-run homers by Eric Hosmer and Raffy Lopez to beat the Dodgers 7-4 on Saturday night in the first major league series in Mexico since 1999. A day after the first no-hitter ever outside the U.S. or Canada, Travis … Continue reading MONTERREY, Mexico | Hosmer homers as Padres beat Dodgers 7-4

LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Padres in Mexico, Kingham pitches again

A look at what’s happening all around the majors today: MEXICAN FLAVOR Major League Baseball returns to Mexico in the regular season for the first time in nearly two decades when the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego play a three-game series in Monterrey. It’ll be a matchup of promising rookies when Joey Lucchesi starts … Continue reading LEADING OFF: Dodgers-Padres in Mexico, Kingham pitches again