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Former Sonoran Official and His Wife Arrested In Tucson

He has not been charged with a crime, but is wanted in Mexico on corruption charges.

NAFTA Renegotiation Could Come as Early as August

Trade official signals administration's intentions; Arizonans watching closely.

Finalists Set For Border Wall Proposal, US Says

Proposals have been wide ranging: a string of hammocks, one-way Plexiglass.

Ex-Border Agent's Lawyer: Boy Shot Through Fence Was Drug Trafficker

Attorney for agent facing murder charges says teen victim threw rocks, ran from U.S. agents.

How the Border Wall Cuts Across Mexico's Political Landscape

Some say a barrier could put pressure on Mexico's political class to make changes at home.

The Border's New Boundaries, Part III: Silence from Violence

Border journalism has become increasingly deadly, at least for those on the Mexican side.

Mexico Is One Step Away From Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Such a step would be a landmark policy for the country battered by the drug trade.

US Budget: $42B for Homeland Security But None for Wall

Spending includes pedestrian fencing, surveillance towers, patrol roads, gates.

The Border's New Boundaries, Part II: Living On The Edge

Life could change for those with property in the path of a border wall.

The Border's New Boundaries, Part I: Digital Towers

A network of towers and other surveillance tech is used with the goal of monitoring the border 24 hours a day.

Mexico Is the Deadliest Country For Journalists In the Americas

The country ranked 147 of 180 countries in Reporters Without Borders World Freedom Index.

AZ Companies Still Seek Exports to 'Huge' Mexico Aerospace Market

The Mexican government expects $12 billion in revenue for next year.

When North is a Question Mark, the Mexican Auto Industry Looks East

Mexican businesses are looking beyond NAFTA to do business, and in Mexico’s car industry, one big new player is moving in: China.

Poorest Flagstaff School Is Richest In Chess

The school currently lacks the funding to send to Super Nationals all of the kids who qualified.

As Trump Moderates Rhetoric With Mexico, Peso Wins

The currency has gone from 21 pesos to the dollar to 18 after president's moderation.

Mexican Newspaper Shuttered after Reporter Killed

Closure prompted by shooting of Miroslava Breach after she reported on drug trafficking.

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