It's been one week since a Santa Maria father and his daughter were killed in a deadly car crash with an Amtrak train near Guadalupe.
Antonio Garcia Ortiz and his one-year-old daughter Azulmi were killed when their car backed onto the train tracks last Wednesday. None of the 132... more »
The crash in Mexico will not stop the Flying Samaritans from going ahead with plans for future aid missions, according to the group's president Victor Jones.
The plane went missing Friday afternoon, shortly after leaving Ensenada. Saturday night, the wreckage was discovered in rough terrain about 30 miles south... more »
PHOENIX (AP) - Seven other Latin American countries want to join Mexico in supporting a lawsuit challenging Arizona's immigration enforcement law. Bolivia, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Paraguay and Peru filed separate, nearly identical motions to join Mexico's legal brief supporting the lawsuit filed by U.S. civil rights and other... more »
Spring break is just around the corner, and the federal government is giving a stern warning to students about where they choose to vacation.
Mexico is a popular tourist destination, especially for spring break travelers. But, recent spikes in violence have prompted the government to step in. Sunday, it... more »
CALEXICO, Calif. (AP) - A magnitude-3.9 earthquake has rattled the California-Mexico border, but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
The U.S. Geological Survey said the quake occurred shortly after 7 a.m. Friday and was centered 16 miles southeast of Calexico, a California city of 40,000 people across... more »
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Border Patrol says three people have been rescued while trying to cross the storm-swollen Tijuana River from Mexico. Spokesman Daryl Reed says agents spotted about a dozen people who appeared to be illegal immigrants about a half-mile north of the border late Wednesday night. He... more »
Mexican authorities say the bodies of a Southern California school board member and five other men have been found. Authorities say the bodies of Agustin Salcedo and the five men were found in a canal, shot execution-style in Mexico. Relatives say he was on vacation with his wife at the... more »