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>> 20 Years Ago — Damon Smith fielded several business-related phone calls Thursday afternoon at his office at the Kelsey-Jenney Business College in the Valley Plaza shopping center in El Centro. Smith probably will begin making phone calls for...
>> 20 Years Ago — SALTON CITY — A Riverside County couple was arrested late Wednesday on suspicion of trading 4 pounds of methamphetamine to undercover drug agents in exchange for about 11 pounds of cocaine. The suspects are reputedly...
Staff WriterValley residents who regularly travel to Mexico say they simply exercise caution and common sense down here, undeterred by a U.S. Department of State’s November travel warning to some parts of Mexico. In a state by state assessment, extra...
Recently I had the pleasure of watching an around-the-world PowerPoint presentation given by Charlie, a former submarine captain, and his wife, Ellen. Shortly before this trip, which was 10 months in the planning, Charlie developed double vision while at...
TIJUANA, Mexico -- Wild-animal collector, gambling tycoon and eccentric former mayor Jorge Hank Rhon has faced unproven allegations of criminal activity throughout his career in border city famed as a base for drug traffickers. Now a raid on his home has...
Tags: Government, Janet Reno, Spain, Drug Trafficking, Elections
WASHINGTON -- Seeking to repair damaged relations, President Barack Obama and Mexican President Felipe Calderon agreed Thursday to deepen their cooperation in combating drug violence and declared a breakthrough in efforts to end a long-standing dispute...
By IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS STAFF WRITERU.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials announced today two special agents assigned to the ICE Attache office in Mexico City were shot and killed by unknown armed assailants while traveling between the federal capitol and the state of...
Today is Wednesday, Feb. 9, the 40th day of 2011. There are 325 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Feb. 9, 1861, Jefferson Davis was elected provisional president of the Confederate States of America at a congress held in...
MEXICO CITY — The killing of a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent and wounding of another in Mexico highlights the risk for American officials helping with Mexico's crackdown on organized crime under increasing cooperation between the...
Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterBy CHELCEY ADAMI, Staff Writer Authorities arrested a dozen people in Calexico on Tuesday and Wednesday for passport and visa fraud in a joint operation led by the U.S. Department of State’s Diplomatic Security Service. According to a press...
WASHINGTON -- Forcefully stepping into an explosive Middle East debate, President Barack Obama on Thursday endorsed a key Palestinian demand for the borders of its future state and prodded Israel to accept that it can never have a truly peaceful nation...
When I hear immigrants and their supporters protesting in Spanish for immigration reform, it makes me wonder how serious they are about becoming American citizens. After the Benghazi tragedy, Congress should hold hearings whether the cuts in funding for...
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