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The World Cup Soccer Coach You Have To See To Believe

This year’s World Cup has provided some incredible games along with some unbelievable moments including the bite felt around the world.  There is one personality though who is winning the heart of soccer fans from […]

06/26/2014

United States fans cheer prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group G match between Ghana and the United States.  (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Soccer Popularity Soaring In Chicago

World Cup soccer is bigger than ever, even here in the United States.

06/17/2014

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Chicago Family Hoping For Permanent Reunion With Father In Mexico

A Pilsen woman and her daughter are hoping to be reunited with their husband and father, a Mexican citizen, for Father’s Day.

06/10/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

Vicente Zambada Niebla, aka "El Vicentillo", one of the leaders of the Sinaloa drug cartel, led by fugitive Joaquin Loera, aka "El Chapo", is taken under custody to be presented to the press at the attorney general's office in Mexico City March 19, 2009. Zambada Niebla was arrested by army and police personnel. (Photo credit: LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Mexican Drug Cartel Member Cooperating With Feds

Jesus Vicente Zambada-Niebla’s secret plea deal was unsealed by U.S. District Judge Ruben Castillo and presents a major breakthrough in the government’s battle against the world’s most powerful cartel

04/10/2014

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State Troopers Intercept Heroin Shipment Headed To Ohio

State troopers pulled over an SUV with Mexico license plates for a traffic violation Friday morning on Interstate 55, across the Mississippi River from St. Louis.

04/10/2014

Immigrant rights activist Elvira Arellano, a Mexican immigrant, stands with her son Saul at a press conference inside the Adalberto United Methodist Church in Chicago on Aug. 15, 2007. Arellano took refuge in the church for a year after she was ordered to report to the U.S. immigration office to face deportation. She eventually left the church to lobby Congress for immigration reform, and was deported. (Credit:  JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images)

Activist Immigrant Who Took Refuge In Chicago Church Returns To U.S.

A Mexican immigrant who made international headlines seven years ago for living in a Chicago church while fighting to stay in the U.S. with her son before she was deported has returned from Mexico, seeking asylum for humanitarian reasons.

03/19/2014

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International Trips You Can Do In A Weekend

Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.

01/21/2014

Mayor Rahm Emanuel speaks at a naturalization ceremony for 67 immigrants who became U.S. Citizens on July 3, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Emanuel Set For Mexico City Visit To Establish Sister City Partnership

The two-day mission inaugurates a sister city partnership, building on the strength of the ethnic and regional similarities both towns share.

11/13/2013

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Mexican Immigrant Fighting Deportation, Fears He’ll Be Killed By Drug Cartels

A 42-year-old undocumented Chicago resident is asking an immigration judge to allow him to stay here, claiming he’ll be killed by drug traffickers if he’s sent back to Mexico.

10/09/2013

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Thousands Turn Out For Mexican Independence Day Parade

Chicago’s Mexican American community turned out by the thousands today, to celebrate Mexican Independence Day.

09/14/2013

Jack O'Donnell, coordinator of the Chicago chapter of the World Computer Exchange, stands with pallets of 700 computers being shipped to needy students in Mexico and the Dominican Republic. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya)

Chicago Group Sending 700 Computers To Kids In Latin America

A non-profit organization has begun shipping 700 computers to needy students in Mexico and the Dominican Republic

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Mother’s Day Celebrations From Around The World

Ever wanted to know how and when Mother’s Day is celebrated around the world? We take a look at the annual traditions of five countries to find out.

04/29/2013

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Chicago Priest Crosses Mexican Border Illegally To Highlight Immigration Reform

Fr. Gary Graf, of St. Gall Catholic Church on the Southwest Side first spent a couple of days in Mexico before hopping a border fence.

04/27/2013

Eduardo Arredondo #14 of Mexico fights with Jay Johnson #57 of Canada during the World Baseball Classic First Round Group D game (Credit: Christian Petersen: Getty Images)

No Suspensions From Canada-Mexico Brawl At Classic

The World Baseball Classic has decided no one will be suspended from the nasty brawl between Canada and Mexico.

03/10/2013

Eduardo Arredondo #14 (C) and Luis Cruz #47 of Mexico celebrate with their teammates after they won 5-2 against the United States during the World Baseball Classic First Round. (Credit: Christian Petersen, Getty)

Team USA Falls Flat In 5-2 Loss To Mexico At WBC

Team USA has a lineup full of MVPs and All-Stars, and sent out the reigning NL Cy Young winner for its opening game of the World Baseball Classic.

03/09/2013

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Opinion: Walmart Bribery And Mexico

According to news reports, the allure of building a Wal-Mart near ancient pyramids in Mexico, and thus gaining access to global tourists nearby, was so strong that Wal-Mart circumvented democratic institutions and bribed the right people to get their way.

12/19/2012

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Activists Come To Chicago To Protest War On Drugs

Activists are in Chicago Tuesday to voice their opposition to the War on Drugs.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2012

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Opinion: Eric Holder Continues To Show Contempt Of Congress

Attorney General Eric Holder continued to show contempt of Congress in his remarks following the House vote to hold him “in contempt” for refusing to hand over documents associated with the Fast and Furious operation.

06/29/2012

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Opinion: Obama Has Last Word With The Supreme Court On Immigration

After the Supreme Court decision on the Arizona immigration law, SB 1070, the Obama administration announced that it is revoking agreements with Arizona police over the enforcement of federal immigration laws.

06/27/2012

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