| Dec 29, 2009
| 7:38 AM
SAN DIEGO -- A group of California artists wants Mexicans and Central Americans to have more than just a few cans of tuna and a jug of water for their illegal trek through the harsh desert into the U.S.
Faculty at University of California, San Diego...
| Dec 29, 2009
| 9:54 AM
Faculty at University of California, San Diego are developing a GPS-enabled cell phone that tells dehydrated migrants where to find water on their dangerous trek across the Southern California desert.
The Transborder Immigrant Tool introduces a high-tech...
| Jan 2, 2010
The back wall of the sanctuary of Iglesia Cristiana Pentecostal Church of Orlando in Pine Hills is lined with the flags of the Hispanic congregation: Puerto Rico, Brazil, Dominican Republic, Honduras, Venezuela, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Cuba, Haiti and...
| Jan 9, 2010
| 7:30 AM
DENVER -- Military jets scrambled to intercept a San Francisco-bound jetliner reporting a problem aboard - one of two commercial airplanes diverted because of disruptive passengers.
In addition, police at London's Heathrow Airport arrested three...
| Jan 21, 2010
Expect to pay less at the pump for the first time this year.
AAA Texas released a report on Thursday reporting the average cost is 2 cents less in Texas and nationwide.
Nationwide, a gallon of gas also decreased by 2 cents reaching $2.74 on average.
| Feb 4, 2010
IRVING, Texas (AP) - Texas retail gasoline prices eased this week for the third week in a row.
The weekly AAA Texas survey shows unleaded regular is averaging $2.51 per gallon at Texas pumps, a nickel less than last week and back to Jan. 1 price levels....
| Feb 17, 2010
Federal agents working at the El Paso port of entry have captured a fugitive featured on the Texas Department of Public Safety's top 10 most wanted list.
Officials said Tuesday that 24-year-old Mauricio Geovany Rosales presented his birth certificate...
| Feb 18, 2010
Two men have been arrested for allegedly trying to hire an undercover sheriff's deputy to kill a 40-year-old El Paso-area woman.
El Paso County sheriff's deputies arrested Luis Gerardo Garcia, 21, and Luis Gerardo Prieto, 18, on charges of criminal...
| Feb 26, 2010
Retail gasoline prices jumped across Texas and the nation this week for the first time in six weeks.
The weekly AAA Texas survey released Thursday shows regular unleaded jumped by 7 cents this week to a statewide average of $2.53 per gallon. Nationally,...
| Sep 3, 2009
| 3:38 PM
CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico -- Gunmen broke into a drug rehabilitation center, lined people against a wall and shot 17 dead in a particularly bloody day in Mexico's relentless drug war.
The brazen attack followed the killing of the No. 2 security official in...
| Sep 10, 2008
Amtrak has temporarily suspended service to and from parts of Texas for the safety of passengers, employees and equipment, in advance of the landfall of Hurricane Ike. All passengers who have travel plans through September 13 on the affected areas on...
| Feb 21, 2009
Dave Capps is a business owner on a mission.
"To replace the vans every year" he says. "Needs to be done and that's what we need to do, we want to buy some new ones."
But Capps needs credit to buy the vans. He's so desperate for money to buy new vans he...