Sewage seeps into California beach city from Mexico, upending residents’ lives: “Akin to being trapped in a portable toilet”

[ad_1] California resident Shannon Johnson lives a few blocks from Imperial Beach’s turquoise water and waves of “perfect little curls” — but Johnson and her two young children haven’t stepped foot on the sand in a year. “Every time we go by the beach they’re asking, ‘Is it going to be clean? When are they … Read more

One of the world’s most populated cities is nearly out of water as many go “days if not weeks” without it

[ad_1] Mexico City is home to nearly 22 million people. But for months, the sprawling city has been suffering from diminishing water supplies — and now, one of the world’s most populated cities is on the verge of a “day zero” where it will no longer have enough water to provide residents.   Citing the … Read more

With barricades, soldiers and new laws, Texas tries to deter illegal border crossings

[ad_1] With barricades, soldiers and new laws, Texas tries to deter illegal border crossings – CBS News Watch CBS News Challenging the authority of the Biden administration, Texas has deployed state police, national guard soldiers, barriers and controversial policies to deter illegal crossings. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live … Read more

U.S. warns spring break travelers to Mexico to

[ad_1] The U.S. on Thursday warned American citizens traveling to Mexico for spring break to exercise increased caution. “Crime, including violent crime, can occur anywhere in Mexico, including in popular tourist destinations,” the U.S. Mission to Mexico said in a news release. It advised travelers to maintain situational awareness and promptly leave potentially dangerous situations. … Read more

Trove of ancient skulls and bones found stacked on top of each other during construction project in Mexico

[ad_1] Archaeologists working on a site in Mexico found ancient skulls and bones stacked on top of each other, offering a glimpse into the practices of how some funerals might have been carried out in the region and era, officials said. The discovery was made in Pozo de Ibarra, a small town in the state … Read more

American woman killed in apparent drug dealer crossfire in Mexican resort city of Tulum

[ad_1] Mexico City — An American woman and a man from Belize have been killed in what appears to have been a dispute between drug dealers at a beach club in the Mexican resort city of Tulum, officials confirmed Sunday. Prosecutors in the Caribbean coast state of Quintana Roo stressed the American woman had no … Read more