By Chris Vogel and Patrick Michels August 26, 2010
As evening falls on southern Mexico, Sarah (not her real name) is shopping at a fruit market a block from her house. It is Friday, and her father, an investigator for the State Judicial Police, is home relaxing on his night off. Wearing blue jeans and an unbuttoned shirt, he is sweeping his front porch, waiting for his daughter to... More >>>
Mexican nationals running for their lives flee the violence in their hometowns and make for the border, where many turn themselves in to U.S. officials and ask for asylum.