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Report: US weighs using blimps at Mexico border

Dozens of surveillance blimps now being used on the battlefield in Afghanistan and Iraq could be deployed on the border with Mexico under a new joint initiative by the American military and border patrol officials, the Wall Street Journal reported.


Woman decapitated in Mexico, purportedly for posting on social networking site

Police found a woman’s decapitated body in a Mexican border city on Saturday, alongside a handwritten sign saying she was killed in retaliation for her postings on a social networking site. The gruesome killing may be the third so far this month in which people in Nuevo Laredo were killed by a drug cartel for what they said on the internet.


Border Patrol fires shots into Mexico

U.S. Border Patrol agents fired gunshots into Mexico over the weekend after being attacked during a marijuana seizure in Mission, Texas, the agency told CNN on Monday.


Gov. Brewer Backs Off Beheading Comments

Gov. Brewer Backs Off Beheading Comments

Arizona governor says she was wrong when she claimed that headless bodies were turning up in the Arizona desert as part of border-related violenceMan Donates $1.5M to Defend Arizona Immigration Law


Mexico says U.S. border agent killed teenager

Mexico says U.S. border agent killed teenager

Mexico demanded an investigation on Tuesday into the apparent shooting death of a teenager by a U.S. border patrol agent, an incident bound to stoke cross-border tensions over illegal immigration.


U.S. closes Mexico border crossing after shootout

U.S. authorities closed the world's busiest land border crossing on Tuesday after a shootout between suspected Mexican human traffickers and U.S. agents, U.S. officials said.


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