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Two tunnels discovered at California-Mexico border
Two tunnels discovered at California-Mexico border

After thwarting a group of alleged narcotics smugglers, federal agents discovered a 230-foot-long tunnel across California’s border with Mexico, the first of two tunnels discovered this week by border officials. The tunnel -- which has a diameter of about 4 feet and included lighting and ventilation -- extended from a home in Mexicali, Mexico, to an area near the All-American Canal in Calexico, Calif., according to a statement from U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Border Patrol agents arrived at the area about 9:30 p.m. Saturday after spotting four men on surveillance video near the canal who were trying to bring narcotics into the U.S., officials said. A man...

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