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Gang Violence, Fears For Children In Central America Fuel Rush To US

Many immigrants flooding across the southern border of the U.S. say they’re fleeing violent gangs in Central America.

07/24/2014

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Top Prosecutor To Help Immigrants Get Lawyers

Kamala Harris called the surge in young immigrants a humanitarian crisis, echoing comments made a day earlier by Gov. Jerry Brown, a fellow Democrat.

07/24/2014

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Is That Broccoli Safe? See How California Monitors Produce For Pesticides

Last year scientists found illegal pesticides residues on snow peas from Guatemala and chili peppers from Mexico, to name a few.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2013

Landon Donovan #10 of the USA celebrates after converting a penalty kick, as goalkeeper Ricardo Jerez #1 of Guatemala looks on in the second half at Qualcomm Stadium on July 5, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Donovan Scores Twice In Return To US Team, Win 6-0 Over Guatemala

Landon Donovan scored two goals in his return to the United States national team, and the Americans defeated Guatemala 6-0 Friday night in a friendly match preceding the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup.

07/05/2013

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Former Wrestling Coach Sentenced To Nearly Four Years In Prison On Sex Charges

Thirty-year-old Herbert Daniel Ortizmonroy in May pleaded no contest to charges of oral copulation of a person under 16, and committing a lewd act on a child, according to the District Attorney’s Office.

07/02/2013

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Guatemala Scores Late Goal To Tie US In World Cup Qualifier

Marco Pappa scored on a free kick in the 83rd minute, giving Guatemala a 1-1 tie with the United States in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday night.

06/12/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling, Holding Immigrants Hostage

An illegal immigrant from Guatemala has pleaded guilty to smuggling people into California and holding them
in brutal captivity until their relatives paid thousands of dollars.

10/27/2010

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