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4 dead in bus crash near Arizona-California border

4 dead in bus crash near Arizona-California border

A bus struck a load of metal pipes scattered across a dark California highway Wednesday, then slid down an embankment and overturned in an accident that killed four passengers and seriously injured at least seven others.

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2 killings at border bring no charges

2 killings at border bring no charges

A small marker stands beside the border fence in Nogales, Sonora, near where Ramses Barron-Torres was fatally shot by a U.S. Border Patrol agent. The U.S. Justice Department has decided to bring no criminal charges.

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2 killings at border bring no charges

2 killings at border bring no charges

Ramses Barron-Torres

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2 killings at border bring no charges

2 killings at border bring no charges

Carlos LaMadrid

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2 killings at border bring no charges

2 killings at border bring no charges

PHOENIX - Federal authorities announced Friday that they won't pursue criminal charges against Border Patrol agents involved in separate 2011 fatal shootings in Southern Arizona.

August 10, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Hearing could free 'Dream 9' pending review of their request for asylum in US

Hearing could free 'Dream 9' pending review of their request for asylum in US

Seven of the nine young adults who turned themselves in at the Morley Gate in Nogales two weeks ago will have their asylum cases heard before an immigration judge, their attorney said Monday.

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Man gets 15 years in toddler's beating

A man who pleaded guilty to the violent beating of his girlfriend's toddler was sentenced to 15 years in prison on Monday.

July 30, 2013 12:00 am

Two held at border on drug smuggling

Two people from Mexico were arrested on suspicion of drug smuggling at the Mariposa Port of Entry in Nogales Saturday.

July 30, 2013 12:00 am

Woman, 27, injured in accident later dies

Woman, 27, injured in accident later dies

July 30, 2013 12:00 am

Woman found guilty of leaving fatal crash

A jury found a woman accused of leaving the scene of a deadly car crash guilty Monday in Pima County Superior Court.

July 30, 2013 12:00 am

Man dead at falls was Tucsonan, 29

A man who died after jumping into the water at Tanque Verde Falls on Sunday has been identified as a 29-year-old Tucsonan.

July 30, 2013 12:00 am

Meth surgically removed from woman at border

PHOENIX - A doctor surgically removed a 1-pound package of methamphetamine from a woman's pelvic area after she tried to smuggle the drugs into Arizona from Mexico, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokeswoman said Friday.

June 29, 2013 12:00 am

Law & Order Briefs

Douglas man is held on pot charge at port

June 27, 2013 12:00 am
Pilot accused of ferrying illegal immigrants to Chandler

Pilot accused of ferrying illegal immigrants to Chandler

A pilot is accused of using the Bisbee-Douglas International Airport to smuggle illegal immigrants to the Phoenix area.

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Load of meth found during border search

Border officers found more than 30 pounds of methamphetamine hidden in the rear bumper of a car been driven across the Nogales border crossing Sunday, officials said.

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2 border agents on trial in Tucson in rights case

2 border agents on trial in Tucson in rights case

Whether two Border Patrol agents went from protectors to perpetrators, as prosecutors say, or were simply following orders will be determined by the jury in a trial that is expected to last a couple of weeks.

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Mexicans less likely to seek citizenship

WASHINGTON - Only 36 percent of Mexican immigrants who are eligible to become U.S. citizens are taking steps to do so, a much lower rate than immigrants from other countries, according to a new study.

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Vigil marks 2nd anniversary of fatal Border Patrol shooting

DOUGLAS - Guadalupe Guerrero walked slowly, clutching to her chest a picture of her son, fatally shot by a Border Patrol agent two years ago.

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Ex-AG calls for specifics on securing the border

Lawmakers need to move from generalizations to specifics in defining what a secured border must look like, Arizona's former attorney general said.

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Arizona to transplant antelopes to boost shrinking border herds

PHOENIX - Arizona Game and Fish officials are trying to bolster two herds of pronghorn antelopes whose numbers have seen dramatic declines in an area of Southeastern Arizona along the U.S.-Mexico border.

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