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Tijuana Families Seek Hope, Closure in Victims' Remains

Erin Siegal McIntyre | Posted 02.12.2013 | World
Erin Siegal McIntyre

The number of people who remain missing in Mexico due to organized crime is estimated to be as high as 25,000. In the state of Baja California, Fernando Ocegueda has been leading the search for five years. His own son Fernando was kidnapped from their home in 2007.

Punishing the Victim in the Yucatan

Anu Kumar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Anu Kumar

In Mexico and throughout North and South America, the story of a little girl who was allegedly attacked by her stepfather is capturing headlines, and once again reviving a debate over abortion.

Mexico: Juarez Police No Match For The Outlaws

New York Times | MARC LACEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico -- Mayor José Reyes Ferriz is supposed to be the one to hire and fire the police chief in this gritty border city that is at t...

Felix Batista: Family Of American Anti-Kidnapping Expert Appeals To Mexican Abductors

McClatchy Washington Bureau | Casey Woods | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The family members of an American anti-kidnapping expert who was abducted last month in Mexico made their first public appeal on his behalf at a Miami...