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(L-R) Cheryl Burke,Thomas Roberts and Nia Sanchez (credit: Robin Marchant/Getty Images)

Cheryl Burke, Thomas Roberts Bows Out of Hosting Miss USA Pageant

After controversial remarks made by Presidential candidate Donald Trump, the Bay Area-native dancer…

06/30/2015

San Francisco City Hall (credit: HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)

Mexican Museum Set To House Over 18,000 Pieces Of Art In San Francisco Gets Lease Approved

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors Tuesday unanimously approved a lease in the city’s Yerba Buena neighborhood for The Mexican Museum, expected to house more than 18,000 pieces of art and artifacts from across the Americas.

03/10/2015

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Bay Area Mexican Nationals Arrested By ICE In 5-Day Nationwide Sweep

Three San Jose residents have been taken into federal custody as part of Operation Cross Check, a five-day enforcement action conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

03/10/2015

A construction guard in East Oakland armed with a shotgun in response to a spike in crimes in the area. (CBS)

Hispanic Males Targeted In Oakland Robberies On ‘Mexican Friday’

A stretch of International Boulevard in Oakland has seen a dramatic spike in crime targeting Hispanic males on what’s been dubbed “Mexican Friday.”

11/19/2014

Bandidos Restaurant in San Francisco, California which is now named Hecho. (Bandidos Facebook Page)

San Francisco Restaurant Bandidos Changes Name Following Outcry In Mexican-American Community

The owners of the restaurant in the Castro District, which is a little over a week old, have decided to change the name to Hecho after much public outcry over the original name.

09/11/2014

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Mexican Citizen Living In San Jose Gets 14-Year Prison Term For Conspiring To Sell Meth

A Mexican citizen has been sentenced in federal court in San Jose to 14 years in prison for conspiring to possess and sell methamphetamine.

08/01/2014

A fence constructed outside Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill. (CBS)

Morgan Hill School Erects Fence To Block Flag Protesters On Cinco de Mayo

A Morgan Hill high school has constructed a fence to block protesters from disrupting classes on Cinco de Mayo, after plans were announced by a Tea Party group to protest the school’s 2010 decision to send students home for wearing the American flag on the Spanish holiday.

05/04/2014

Actor Michael Pena as "Cesar Chavez" (credit: Lionsgate)

Chavez Biopic Shown To 1,000 California Farm Workers

Immigrant workers were guests of honor at a special screening of “Cesar Chavez”

03/27/2014

(CBS)

Mexico Teen Found With Meth-Filled Tequila Bottles At San Jose Mineta Airport

Federal agents at Mineta San Jose International Airport arrested a teenage boy from Mexico on New Year’s Eve after he allegedly brought a half-million dollars’ worth of methamphetamine in his luggage, authorities said Wednesday.

01/08/2014

Evidence gathered from a marijuana bust in Santa Rosa. (Napa Special Investigations Bureau)

600 Pounds Of Marijuana, Cash Found In Napa Police Investigation; 6 Arrested

Napa police arrested five men in possession of nearly 600 pounds of marijuana as well as cash and guns at a residence in Santa Rosa on Wednesday following a long-term police investigation.

10/25/2013

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