Patrick Manning Archive
Published July 12, 2012
Drug traffickers using protected land has set up a battle between environmentalists and politicians.
Published June 25, 2012
Tequila is no longer merely the drink of choice to get college co-ed's as blotto as possible. Increasingly, it's showing up more on the drinks menu at white table cloth restaurants.
Published June 17, 2012
The championship fight had raised security concerns after warnings that rival Mexican drug gangs may show up.
Published June 16, 2012
When authorities seize money in an investigation, the cash ends up in some interesting places.
Published June 15, 2012
Boxing officials reversed their decision and are now allowing the boxing fights, cancelled because of fears of Mexican cartels, to go on.
Published June 11, 2012
Undocumented immigrants will be dropped-off deeper into Mexico, border rescues are up, and an international art project in today's Border Beat.
Published May 30, 2012
As border security tightens, smugglers use bizarre tactics to bring drugs and people into the U.S.
Published May 12, 2012
Android-powered smartphones will help soldiers of the future discover better trails and build stronger defense. They'll be a permanent fixture in the United States Army, which is now testing a network integrating the cutting-edge gadgets.
Published May 10, 2012
From a U.S. trucker getting arrested with ammo to Spring Break, here is a round-up of border news.
Published April 23, 2012
Cartels tricking people into becoming drug mules, squabble at the border over water and more.