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  • Two Moderate Quakes Rattle California-Mexico Border

    Two Moderate Quakes Rattle California-Mexico Border
    CALEXICO, Calif. -- Two moderate earthquakes shook the California-Mexico border area Saturday morning. The first quake, a 4.9 in magnitude, hit near Calexico at 10:30 a.m. It was followed at 10:33 a.m. by a 4.8 quake centered near Ocotillo, Calif., some...
  • 5.1 Aftershock Strikes Baja After Deadly 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake

    5.1 Aftershock Strikes Baja After Deadly 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake
    LOS ANGELES -- A moderate aftershock rattled northern Baja California Friday, days after the area was struck by a deadly magnitude-7.2 earthquake on Easter Sunday. The magnitude-5.1 aftershock struck 36 miles south of Mexicali at 4:05 p.m. Friday. No...
  • Deepening woes for the Imperial Valley

    Deepening woes for the Imperial Valley
    The Imperial Valley is accustomed to the spectral look of failure: Houses around the Salton Sea have been abandoned for decades; the Planters Hotel in Brawley stood empty for years before it was destroyed by fire; Main Street in El Centro, the Imperial...
  • One Mexico border city is quiet, maybe too quiet

    One Mexico border city is quiet, maybe too quiet
    In Tijuana, schoolchildren get lessons on how to duck during gangland shootouts. Ciudad Juarez cops patrol with military escorts, and the morgue there is spilling over with gunshot victims. But here in Mexicali, people fear the desert sun more than...
  • Suspects Named in Abduction of 3 year old Briant Rodriguez

    Suspects Named in Abduction of 3 year old Briant Rodriguez
    SAN BERNARDINO -- Investigators have announced the names of two men suspected of kidnapping 3-year-old Briant Rodriguez two weeks ago. Liberto Vega, 30, and Israel Moreno, 28, are believed to be the men who burst into Briant's San Bernardino home May 3...
  • Mexico plans big splash with new Baja port

    Mexico's government is preparing to open bidding on the largest infrastructure project in the nation's history, a $4-billion seaport that could transform this farming village into a cargo hub to rival the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach. If completed...
  • Two quakes rattle California border

     
    Two modest earthquake struck the California border Thursday afternoon. A 4.3 quake occurred at 2:28 p.m. about 33 miles southeast of Calexico in Imperial County. A 4.5 quake was reported a few minutes later. It was one of hundreds of......
  • 27 charged with drug smuggling in Operation Burrito Grande and Operation Imperial Strikes Back

     
    Twenty-seven persons have been indicted in alleged drug smuggling rings in Imperial County tied to Mexican drug cartels, federal prosecutors announced today. The indictments are the result of two undercover investigations: Operation Burrito Grande and...
  • More than two dozen earthquakes rattle Southern California

     
    More than two dozen earthquakes struck Monday night near the U.S.-Mexican border in San Diego County, rocking a large swath of Southern California and prompting a momentary shutdown of the San Diego Padres game but causing no apparent major damage,......
  • Half-million worth of meth, coke seized at U.S.-Mexico border east of San Diego

     
    A man trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border in a truck packed with cocaine, methamphetamine and ammunition has been arrested, federal authorities said Tuesday. Customs and Border Protection officers apprehended the 30-year-old Mexican citizen Saturday at...
  • 7.2 Mexicali quake shifted Earth's crust 31 inches, NASA images show

     
    The 7.2 Mexicali, Mexico, earthquake was so powerful that it shifted the Earth's crust 31 inches near Calexico, Calif., according to radar images and data released by NASA on Wednesday. Eric Fielding, a geophysicist with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory,...