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Arizona’s Most Populous County Halts Prosecutions Of Smuggling Suspects

Arizona’s most populous county halted prosecutions on Monday of smuggling suspects and the people they allegedly bring to the United States.


U.S. Army National Guardsman Spc. Bernard Mendoza, 24, watches for illegal immigrants and drug smugglers crossing the U.S.-Mexico border on June 22, 2011 in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Border Patrol: Smugglers Use Cannon To Launch Cans Of Marijuana Into US

U.S. Border Patrol agents say smugglers have come up with yet another creative way to get drugs in the country — a cannon.


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Smugglers Fail In Ramp Attempt Over Border Fence

Federal authorities in southwestern Arizona say suspected smugglers tried to drive over a 14-foot-high border fence using a makeshift ramp.