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Tijuana is the largest city of both Baja California State and the Baja California Peninsula. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana transborder urban agglomeration and the larger Southern California megalopolis. As the 6th-largest city in Mexico and center of the 6th-largest metro area in Mexico, Tijuana exerts a strong influence in education and politics – across Mexico, in transportation, culture and art – across all three Californias, and in manufacturing and as a migration hub – across the North American continent. Currently one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in Mexico, Tijuana maintains GaWC 'sufficiency city' status. As of 2015, the city of Tijuana had a population of 1,641,570.
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4,309-foot-long narco-tunnel in San Diego is longest discovered along Southwest borderThe more than three-quarters of a mile tunnel starts in Tijuana just west of the Otay Mesa Port of Entry and ends in San Diego, California.
Longest Smuggling Tunnel Is Found at U.S.-Mexico BorderThe shaft ran for four-fifths of a mile between Tijuana and San Diego and was equipped with rails, ventilation, a drainage system and even an elevator, officials said.
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Salvadoran man murdered in Mexico waiting U.S. asylum hearingA Salvadoran man seeking asylum in the United States was kidnapped and murdered in the Mexican border city of Tijuana where he was sent to wait for his asylum court hearing under a migrant protection..
Fed up with lack of space, migrants build their own shelter in TijuanaTIJUANA, Mexico (Tribune News Service) — There aren't enough migrant shelters in Tijuana for the tens of thousands of asylum-seekers waiting to enter the United States. So a group of Central American..
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Interactive border wall mural honors the deportedVisitors of the Tijuana beach mural can use their phones to read the stories of deported immigrants.
A US veteran, mothers of kids born in America: Interactive border wall mural honors the deportedVisitors of the Tijuana beach mural can use their phones to read the stories of deported immigrants.
Asylum seekers put at 40,000 in MexicoTIJUANA, Mexico -- The Cameroonian men who share 10 mattresses on the floor of a third-floor apartment above a barber shop walk every morning to the busiest U.S. border crossing with Mexico, hoping..
Mexican president leads 'celebration' rally after US tariffs droppedAndrés Manuel López Obrador tells crowd in Tijuana he is raising an ‘open hand’, not a closed fist, to Donald Trump The Mexican president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, travelled to the border..
U.S. border agents kill American in gunfight at U.S.-Mexico crossingU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers fatally shot an American man who pulled out a gun and started shooting while attempting to drive through the border crossing between Tijuana and San Diego..
Shooting at San Diego border crossing when pickup doesn't stopBorder Patrol agent involved at San Ysidro port of entry along San Diego/Tijuana border; no word on whether anyone wounded