Mexico Earthquake
After the devastating earthquake in Mexico, the trade offices of Arizona and Phoenix in Mexico City are trying to help the affected communities.
September 22, 2017
Volunteers at a donation center in the Miguel Hidalgo borough in western Mexico City.
After an earthquake struck Mexico City, thousands volunteered to help. Ordinary citizens volunteered to dig through rubble for survivors while others delivered supplies to disaster areas.
September 21, 2017
Flagstaff
Flagstaff City Council passed a resolution Sept. 19 calling on Congress to support an extension of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals or DACA program within the next six months.
Mexico Earthquake
There’s been sadness and grief in Mexico City, but also an amazing display of benevolence and kindness.
EPA official measures the pH
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is installing a barrier and a valve inside an old Colorado mine to prevent another wastewater spill. Two years ago the agency accidentally triggered a blowout that contaminated rivers in three states.
California filed a lawsuit Wednesday to stop the Trump administration from building a wall along the state’s border with Mexico.
Mary Lynch
Two years ago the town of Sanders, Arizona, learned their drinking water was toxic. The school district installed a water filtration system this summer, but many people are sick with conditions linked to uranium contamination. And no one has cleaned it up.
Workers head to rescue operations
A powerful earthquake jolted central Mexico on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly in the capital on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage.
Trucks line up for for inspection at the World Trade Bridge in Laredo, Texas. About 5,000 trucks per day travel through this commercial crossing.
An Arizona Department of Transportation program, designed to train Mexican truck drivers on safety regulations when they cross into the U.S., is expanding in Sonora with more trainings Tuesday.
Mexican shoppers have for decades traveled up to the border to buy what was otherwise unavailable in their country. But those habits are changing and businesses on the border are struggling to find a way to evolve with them.
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The federal government awarded more than $8 million to Arizona tribes on Sept. 14 to improve housing conditions and to stimulate economic development.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Enrique Peña Nieto
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his counterpart President Enrique Peña Nieto agreed to renew the two countries' free trade agreement.
Favorable views of the United States have sharply declined in Mexico, amid deep disapproval of President Trump’s policies toward the neighboring country.
One man is dead and a second is under arrest after a rolling gunfight with Arizona state troopers and U.S. Border Patrol agents early Wednesday morning.
The attorney for a U.S. Border Patrol agent who shot and killed a teenage boy across the border has accused federal prosecutors of fabricating some evidence and withholding other crucial clues that could keep the agent from being convicted.