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Karla Zepeda (left), 15, and Elisa Chavez, 22, sit Jan. 21, 2012, inside the home of Elisa's mother, in Zapopan, near Guadalajara, Mexico. Both claim that they agreed to lend their babies in a two-week photo shoot for $755 ($10,000 Mexican pesos) for an anti-abortion ad campaign but instead fell in an illegal adoption ring involving destitute young women trying to earn more for their children and childless Irish couples desperate to become parents. (Associated Press)

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A color-coded chart at a detention center in Imperial Beach, Calif., details procedures for agents to follow in the U.S. Border Patrol's new Consequence Delivery System, part of the agency's strategy for dealing with migrants caught illegally crossing the border with Mexico. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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Because oil production from Mexico and Venezuela has fallen drastically in the past decade, Gulf Coast refineries like this one in Deer Park, Texas, now have the capacity to process an additional 500,000 barrels per day of Canadian crude that would come through the Keystone pipeline. (Associated Press)

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Homeland Security Secretary Janet A. Napolitano (riding fifth horse from left) tours the U.S.-Mexico border with Border Patrol agents in the Coronado National Forest near Nogales, Ariz., in October. Starting in January, the force of 1,200 National Guard troops at the border will be reduced to fewer than 300 at a cost of about $60 million. (Associated Press)

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View from inside a tunnel recently found in the northern border city of Tijuana, Mexico, Wednesday Nov. 30, 2011. A day earlier, the tunnel was discovered by U.S. authorities in San Diego's Otay Mesa area, the latest in a spate of secret passages found to smuggle drugs from Mexico. This tunnel is a 600-yard passage linking warehouses in San Diego and Tijuana and is equipped with lighting and ventilation. (AP Photo/Alex Cossio)

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Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, asked for the government report that found that illegal immigrants caused a large percentage of the wildfires that have scarred areas of the Southwest along the border with Mexico. (Associated Press)

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Soldiers and investigators examine the wreckage of a helicopter that was carrying Mexico's Interior Minister Francisco Blake Mora, at a mountainous area in Santa Catarina Ayatzingo, southeast of Mexico City, Friday, Nov. 11, 2011. (AP Photo)

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** FILE ** In this Wednesday, July 14, 2010, file photo, Mexico's Interior Minister Francisco Blake Mora attends his swearing-in ceremony at Los Pinos presidential residence in Mexico City. The Mexican government said on Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, that Mora, Mexico's No. 2 government official next to the president, has died in a helicopter crash with seven others, including the pilot. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File)

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Illustration: United States of Mexico by Linas Garsys for The Washington Times

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Darren Gill, ex-ATF attache to Mexico, said he wasn't informed of the operation. (The Washington Times)

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The rock band Mana performs during the "Concierto por la Paz," or "Peace Concert," in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, on Wednesday. (Associated Press)

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Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. has been accused of a "lack of trustworthiness" in telling what he knew about the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives' "Fast and Furious" probe involving straw purchases of guns that were then "walked" into Mexico and given to drug smugglers. (Associated Press)

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ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS Humberto Moreira (above) is head of the Institutional Revolutionary Party, which ruled Mexico for 71 years until 2000 and is aiming to regain power. However, Treasury Secretary Ernesto Cordero, who wants to be the presidential candidate for the National Action Party, has launched an investigation into finances in Coahuila state, where Mr. Moreira was governor until January.

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Soldiers and police block off a main road near a busy shopping mall in Veracruz, Mexico, where suspected drug traffickers dumped 35 bodies under an overpass during rush hour as gunmen stood guard. (Associated Press)

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Saul Solis Solis, right, and Mario Alberto Gordillo, alleged members of Mexico's Knights Templar drug cartel, are escorted by soldiers upon their presentation to the media in Mexico City, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011. Solis Solis, a former police chief and one-time congressional candidate, and Gordillo were captured Monday in the cartel's home state of Michoacan, Mexico. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)

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A federal police officer and soldiers patrol near the Casino Royale after a deadly assault in Monterrey, Mexico, Friday Aug. 26, 2011. Mexican officials say a group of at least eight assailants poured gasoline inside the casino before setting it on fire on Thursday, trapping dozens of people inside and killing at least 52 people. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)

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This image provided by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department shows Jennifer Lopez, the woman arrested for allegedly abducting the grandchildren of Republican U.S. Rep. Gary Miller and taking them to Mexico four years ago. (AP Photo/Los Angeles County Sheriff)

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**FILE** U.S. men's soccer assistant coach Thomas Dooley and head coach Jurgen Klinsmann, look on from the sidelines during the warmups before a friendly between Mexico and the United States on Wednesday in Philadelphia. The U.S. tied Mexico, 1-1, after Robbie Rogers scored a late second-half goal. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

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D.C. United goalie Bill Hamid was called up to the U.S. national team for their friendly against Mexico on Wednesday. (Associated Press)

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Gaviota Azul beach in Cancun, Mexico, is one of the attractions the country hopes will lift it from the world's 10th-most-popular tourism destination to a top-five spot by 2018. "We believe that we can do better," said Gloria Guevara, Mexico's tourism secretary. (Associated Press)