| Apr 14, 2010
Roberto de la Madrid, who became the first U.S.-born governor of a Mexican state when he took office in 1977 in Baja California, has died. He was 88.
De la Madrid died March 19, officials from Mexico's Institutional Revolutionary Party confirmed. He...
| Apr 21, 2010
| 5:43 PM
Calexico -- Imperial County quake victims are eligible for government loans.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger says the low-interest loans are available for people whose homes and businesses were damaged in the Easter earthquake.
The Small Business...
| May 2, 2010
| 9:01 PM
A small earthquake was recorded in northern Baja California Sunday evening. There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Preliminary data from the U.S. Geological Survey show the magnitude-3.1 earthquake struck at 6:29 p.m. local time Sunday....
| May 13, 2010
| 6:24 PM
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| May 22, 2010
| 11:38 AM
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...
| Jun 24, 2010
| 7:21 AM
The 7.2 Mexicali earthquake was so powerful that it shifted the Earth's crust 31 inches near Calexico, according to radar images and data released Wednesday by NASA.
The Easter Sunday quake shifted the crust on the Mexican side of the border as much as...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 2:10 PM
Federal authorities say a truck stopped while trying to cross into the U.S. at an Imperial County border checkpoint was packed with a half-million dollars worth of drugs.
The Department of Homeland Security says the Chevrolet Avalanche was stopped...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 2:16 PM
CALEXICO (KTLA) -- A magnitude 4.3 earthquake struck the California-Mexico border region Thursday.
This was the latest in a series of small temblors to hit the area.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake hit the area at around 12:22 p.m....
| Nov 22, 2010
| 7:16 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — After five days of surfing and Mexican food, the three buddies from the South Bay were flying home from Scorpion Bay, a world-class surf break on the Baja Peninsula.
They had eaten a roasted pig with other intrepid travelers,...
| Nov 23, 2010
| 8:00 PM
The three victims of a single-engine plane crash in Newport Beach's Back Bay drowned, coroner officials said Tuesday.
Charles Chambers, 58, of Redondo Beach, Sean Kelly, 44, of Hermosa Beach, and Russell Urban, 63, of Rancho Palos Verdes, were killed...
| Dec 22, 2010
| 5:03 PM
CALEXICO ( KTLA) - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Calexico cargo port of entry discovered 783 pounds of marijuana in a false front wall compartment of a refrigerated trailer pulled by a 2000 Freightliner tractor.
The driver, a...