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The Department of Homeland Security has "largely defined but has not adequately implemented" controls over a "virtual fence" along the U.S.-Mexico border promised for completion in 2009 and, as a result, the multibillion-dollar project is behind schedule and over budget, a government report says.
The Obama administration is playing with fire when it tries to bully other countries like Mexico and China to satisfy protectionist interest groups in the United States.
Jerry Seper's Oct. 13 article detailing the murders of Mexican investigators probing the apparent shooting death of American jet-skier David Hartley along the Rio Grande tells of another terrible domino in the apparently inexorable march toward anarchy in the U.S.-Mexican border region ("Mexican official leading probe of Texan's death reported killed," Page 1). Tragically, both the American and Mexican federal governments appear blind to the ever-increasing spilling of blood. Our government's response demonstrates little care even when our own citizens are killed.
An Argentine soccer agent said Monday that former Paraguay national team goalkeeper Jose Luis Chilavert hit him after a dispute over money allegedly owed from player transfers.
Mexican director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, acclaimed for his movies "Babel" and "Amores Perros," opened Morelia's International Film Festival on Saturday with his newest work set against the plight of migrants.