Latest Ciudad Juarez Stories

2005-07-31 12:24:49

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A policeman fatally shot a U.S. tourist in increasingly violent northern Mexico in an apparent accident, a state official said on Sunday.

2005-07-22 15:34:59

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A rash of drunken driving crashes in El Paso, Texas, has prompted U.S. border agents to help local police catch drivers coming from Mexico who appear to be intoxicated.

2005-07-14 20:42:17

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A Mexican man jailed last year for murdering eight women in a notoriously violent city on the U.S. border was freed on Thursday when a judge said there was insufficient evidence for his conviction.

2005-07-06 17:10:17

By Catherine Bremer MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A middle-aged man arrested on a weekend trip to a shopping mall has thrown Mexico's war on drugs into confusion, with police unsure if he is a top drug baron or just an innocent architect as relatives say.

2005-07-05 17:06:42

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A man arrested in Mexico and firstbelieved to be Vicente Carrillo, boss of the powerful Juareznarcotics cartel, is really a well-known architect and not thenotorious drug lord, his family said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.