UN Says People Disappearing In Northern Mexico Border CityThe office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights called on the Mexican government to "take urgent measures to stop the wave of forced disappearances in Nuevo Laredo."
Protesters Shut Down Commercial Bridge Linking Mexico, TexasAt least 200 demonstrators blocked a major commercial bridge between Mexico and Texas on Monday to protest the disappearance of dozens of people in the border city of Nuevo Laredo.
Cartel Leader With Dallas Ties ArrestedMiguel Angel Trevino Morales, the notoriously brutal leader of the feared Zetas drug cartel, has been captured in the first major blow against an organized crime leader by a Mexican administration struggling to drive down persistently high levels of violence, a U.S. federal official said Monday.
Border Violence Very Real For Arlington CoupleA simple road trip to Mexico for an Arlington couple turned into a nightmare just after they crossed the border. The couple set out on the 1,000 mile drive to Leon, Mexico on Monday, packed into a truck with a week's worth of luggage and gifts for their family.