Mexican Drug War

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Texas Attorney Accused Of Laundering Cartel Money

A West Texas lawyer is expected to enter a no guilty plea at a detention hearing for charges that he laundered more than $600 million in drug profits for a Mexican drug cartel.


Lasers are seen above the crowd at a party. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Texas Advises Spring Breakers To Avoid Travel To Mexico

Texas students waiting anxiously for Spring Break fun south of the border are being advised to change their plans.


Semi-automatic assault style rifles on display at a gun show. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Fort Worth Mom Accused Of Gun Running For Mexican Drug Cartel

North Texas beautician Mary Jane Esparza may be the last person people would suspect of helping the Mexican drug cartels, but ATF agents say that’s exactly what she was doing.


Parked next to a section of the border fence, a Border Patrol agent watches an area of the U.S.-Mexico border along the Rio Grande River May 26, 2010, near Hidalgo. (credit: Getty Images/Scott Olson)

New Border Technology Slow To Be Deployed

Technology to replace a now defunct virtual fence project at the Mexican border likely won’t be fully in place for at least another decade, maybe longer, according to the Government Accountability Office.


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Mexican Cartels Taking Over Some North Texas Homes

Picture the perfect North Texas neighborhood. They are children running along the streets. The houses have beautiful lawns with manicured shrubbery. Big trees line the sidewalks. College fans show their true colors by flying flags showing their favorite teams.


It's August

No, it’s not quite August on the calendar just yet, but that’s not what this is about. Please allow me one final note about this past week’s trip to New Orleans:   I simply would not […]