U.S. border surge draws negative reaction in Mexico

MEXICO CITY, June 26 (UPI) -- The U.S. Senate's proposal to spend $46 billion to help secure the nation's southern border is drawing a negative reaction from Mexico.
Bidens host Cinco de Mayo party

Bidens host Cinco de Mayo party

WASHINGTON, May 2 (UPI) -- U.S. Vice President Joseph Biden and his wife, Jill, hosted 40 people Wednesday at a Cinco de Mayo breakfast at their official residence in Washington.

Tijuana mayor announces anti-drug effort

TIJUANA, Mexico, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- The mayor of Tijuana says that Mexican federal officials have accepted his plan to use new legal tools in a crackdown on drug cartels.

Tijuana officers return to duty

TIJUANA, Mexico, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- The Tijuana police department has returned 500 officers to their posts in the Mexican border city's troubled east side after more than a month break.

Tijuana police chief replaced

TIJUANA, Mexico, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- The police chief in the Mexican border town of Tijuana has been removed after a spate of drug-related violence that left almost 40 people dead in two days.

Baja officials to crack down on extortion

TIJUANA, Mexico, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- A wave of violent carjackings and other assaults is impacting tourism in Baja California as a new administration there cracks down on corrupt police officers.

Shots fired at crime fighter's house

TIJUANA, Mexico, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- More than 100 shots were fired Tuesday into the home of the head of a citizens anti-crime group in the Mexican state of Baja California.

Candidates, corporations look to Latinos

WASHINGTON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- From being courted by candidates to boasting a burgeoning, multibillion-dollar business sector, the nation's nearly 40 million Latinos are the center of attention for National Hispanic Heritage Month, which kicked off this week and will last until October
T.K. MALOY, UPI Deputy Business Editor

Mexico: PRI claims two key victories

MEXICO CITY, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- The former ruling party of Mexico, the Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, scored victories in two local elections, according to results released Monday.

Washington Agenda-General

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