Stories by Adrian Florido
Agent Luis Fonseca had been accused of beating and choking an immigrant at a Border Patrol station.
Binational LGBT spouses had hoped to gain immigration rights, but senators excluded them from their bill.
Immigrant rights activists and business groups say the bill is a good first step, but they'll still lobby for changes.
The defendants are alleged members of a splinter group of Tijuana's Arellano-Felix cartel.
Mexican federal prosecutors say the union boss bought two homes in Coronado and spent more than $2 million at Fashion Valley's Neiman Marcus store, all with stolen money.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) fined 10 businesses in San Diego and Imperial counties more than $173,800 for hiring “unlawful” employees.
About 40 percent of new voters registered in San Diego County since February have been Latino, according registrar statistics.
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals faulted a local judge and U.S. Attorney Laura Duffy's office for keeping important testimony from a jury.