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NM grapples with tough choices as drought persists

In southern New Mexico, the mighty Rio Grande has gone dry — reduced to a sandy wash winding from this chile farming community to the nation's leading pecan-producing county. Only puddles remain, leaving gangs of carp to huddle together in a desperate effort to avoid the fate of thousands of freshwaFull story

JPMorgan looks to Brazil government for business opportunities

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co <JPM.N> sees a strong government presence in Brazil as a source for new business leads, a senior banker said on Thursday, highlighting the growing clout of the nation's public sector as an investment-banking client. Full story

New high-powered boats watch border

  Heavily armed boats from Texas are now patrolling the U.S.-Mexico border along the Rio Grande. NBC's Charles Hadlock reports.

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Aerial Views Of The U.S.-Mexico Border On The Rio Grande
Aerial Views Of The U.S.-Mexico Border On The Rio Grande

MOUTH OF THE RIO GRANDE, TX - MAY 21: The mouth of the Rio Grande releases fresh water into the Gulf of Mexico forming the border between the United States , and Mexico , on May 21, 2013 at Las Palomas Wetlife Management Area, Texas. The area, popular with tourists as well as wildlife, is also attr