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Avocado Prices Are Skyrocketing

(CNN) - If you want to invest in something that is exploding in value, forget Wall Street; look at avocado futures. Wholesale prices on the pitted fruit are more than double what they were just a year ago. Avocados…

DHS: 28 Percent Drop In "Enforcement Actions" At Border

(CNN) - Border arrests dropped 28% from May to June a bigger decline than the same period last year. The Department of Homeland Security made the announcement Tuesday. They said after cooperation from Mexico there have been less enforcement…

U.S. Puts Duties On Steel Products From China,Mexico

(CNN) - The United States is calling for new duties on some steel products from Mexico and China. The Commerce Department says exporters in those countries were benefiting from unfair subsidies; sometimes as high as 177%. The department said…

Bulldogs Have Exceptional Showing At NACAC

Three out of four Bulldogs who competed at the North American, Central American and Caribbean (NACAC) Under-23 Championships in Queretaro, Mexico, over the weekend finished with gold or silver medals. Georgia‚Äôs Team USA members collected a pair of gold medals…

Chipotle Could Raise Prices Due To Tariffs

(CNN) - Chipotle could raise burrito prices, if president Donald Trump increases tariffs on Mexico. The Tex-Mex restaurant said the price could go up 5-cents. Trump threatened a 5% tariff on all goods imported from Mexico last week if…

U.S. To Lift Tariffs On Metals From Canada, Mexico

(CNN) - The United States, Mexico and Canada have come to an agreement. President Trump is expected lift steel and aluminum tariffs on the two countries as soon as of Friday. This clears a key hurdle for Trump's replacement…

Pope Francis Donates $500K To Help Migrants In Mexico

(CNN) - Pope Francis has donated half a million dollars to help migrants in Mexico. According to the Vatican the money will be used for housing, food and necessities, split among 16 congregations. The Pope's charity, Peter's Pence, released…

Mexico: Thousands Of Migrants Deported In 2019

(CNN) - The Mexican government deported 13,450 Central American migrants in January and February of this year. This according to the latest data available from the Mexican government's National Institute for Migration. An additional 9,676 Central American migrants chose…

DHS Expands Program Of Returning Migrants To Mexico

(CNN) - Homeland Security agents are telling more asylum seekers to wait in Mexico for their immigration court hearings in the U.S. DHS says, as of Tuesday the U.S. has returned 240 migrants to Mexico under a new expanded…