Columbus, New Mexico, has a rich border history. Pancho Villa stormed across in 1916. Today, kids on the Mexico side take a bus — driven by the Columbus mayor — across the border to go to school.
Arranging face-time with members of Congress and their staffs is such a challenge that businesses in Washington exist to do nothing other than try to schedule meetings.
It's enough to leave you crying in your margarita: Lime prices are so high these days that in Mexico, organized gangs have even started stealing the fruit. Prices are no better stateside.
California's severe drought has left rivers so dry that young salmon can't make their usual migration. To save the fish and the industry, the state is giving millions of salmon a lift.
With little fanfare, President Obama is expected to sign a bill that marks the first legislative step toward undoing the Watergate-era presidential public financing program.
NASA said shortly before the planned docking that the arrival had been delayed after an engine burn that was necessary to adjust the Soyuz spacecraft's orbiting path "did not occur as planned."
The Secret Service sent three agents home from the Netherlands just before President Obama arrived there. One agent was found inebriated in an Amsterdam hotel, the Secret Service said Tuesday.