In southern Texas, the city of Laredo hasn’t confirmed a single case of dengue in nearly 20 years. Just a short walk across the border into Mexico, the city of Nuevo Laredo has confirmed hundreds of cases of the mosquito-borne disease. Hector Gonzalez says the difference lays in the city’s robust commitment to public health-led mosquito control.
Beatriz Morelos Casillas was arrested in Ohio on July 24 for driving without a license. By Tuesday, she was in Nuevo Laredo, a violent Mexico border town.
TURF WARS IN THREE MEXICAN BORDER TOWNS ARE INTENSIFYING: Reynosa, Nuevo Laredo, and Matamoros are in Mexico’s Tamaulipas state — and across the Rio Grande from Texas.
Mexican authorities say nine bodies have been found in a bloody pile in the border city of Nuevo Laredo, across from Laredo, Texas. A Tamaulipas state official says the dead … Click to Continue »
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The bodies of five women and four men were found piled up in front of a house in the Mexican city of Nuevo Laredo on the border with Texas, local authorities said on Thursday.
Ana and Víctor, who preferred not give their surnames, are among an estimated 1,000 Cubans who have arrived in Nuevo Laredo since 12 January, the day Barack Obama ended a policy of preferential treatment for Cuban migrants.
Since Obama ended the ‘wet-foot, dry-foot’ preferential treatment, 1,000 Cuban migrants have gathered in Nuevo Laredo to try to gain US citizenship Ana and Víctor arrived worn out and weary on an early morning bus and made their way straight for the bridge across the Rio Grande into Texas. Show More Summary
The Mexican army says soldiers found a cache of 94 assault rifles and 30,000 rounds of ammunition in the border city of Nuevo Laredo, across from Laredo, Texas. The Defense … Click to Continue »
A newspaper in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, said on the weekend it fears an imminent attack by municipal and state officials, based on information from “trustworthy and high-ranking officials of the FULL STORY The post Newspaper warned of attack by authorities appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
A busy commercial truck crossing on the Mexico-United States border was closed yesterday after a severe storm brought strong winds and heavy rain, flipping tractor-trailers on their sides and causing FULL STORY The post Storm damage closes Nuevo Laredo crossing appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Changes to United States immigration policy in January have left more than 500 Cubans stranded in the Mexican border city of Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, while others are stuck in jail in Chiapas. FULL STORY The post Cuban refugees still stranded in Mexico appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
With her back to the bridge that connects Nuevo Laredo, Mexico to the U.S., Idiana Laurencio gives an emotional appeal for why she fears returning to Cuba after being denied entry to the U.S. “They will put me someplace, shut me in and beat me,” she said. … Click to Continue »
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico ? Yuri Rodríguez had his paperwork filled out, his fingerprints scanned and a preliminary interview with immigration officials completed. The only thing left to do was to wait in line until he and another group of...Show More Summary
Cubans stand across the street from the bridge connecting Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, to Laredo, Texas, pondering their next move as they hold out hope to find a way to the United States. President Obama announced Thursday the end of the long-standing “wet-foot, dry-foot” policy, which allowed Cubans to remain in the country if they reached U.S. soil. … Click to Continue »
For some families in the northern border city of Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, Santa Claus is a narco. Local news outlets reported that members of the Cártel del Noreste (CDN) delivered truckloads FULL STORY The post Merry Christmas from your local drug gang appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
Taco Mac, Barrelhouse, Folk Art, and The Imperial Fez also among Fulton County restaurants that scored less than 70 on recent reports. The post Nuevo Laredo, Gilbert's + More Fail October Health Inspections appeared first on What Now Atlanta.
Nuevo Laredo (Mexico) (AFP) – Mexican footballer Alan Pulido, a striker on Greece’s Olympiakos team, was kidnapped Sunday in his home state of Tamaulipas, law enforcement officials here said. Family members told authorities that Pulido was snatched at around dawn in his birth city of Ciudad Victoria. Show More Summary
Patti Magnon grew up on the other side of the Rio Grande — in the adjacent Mexican city known as Nuevo Laredo. But the border here has never been a barrier, and Magnon, who has lived on the U.S. side now for years, feels at home in both. “Proud to be an American & a Catholic!” proclaims her bio...
Bone Garden Cantina is very close to my home, and I find myself enjoying it more and more, and subsequently craving it more often. I live even closer to Nuevo Laredo, but to me Nuevo only satisfies a specific craving – when I need a bunch of chips and salsa and some sloppy Tex/Mex food. I like Nuevo, […]
There is no doubt entrepreneurship is part of our DNA as U.S. citizens, but we certainly don’t have a monopoly on innovative ideas and creativity. I learned this and much more during my recent trip to Nuevo Laredo and Monterrey, Mexico, to celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW).