Digging for Dollars 

The drug cartels have made Nogales the tunnel capital of the Southwestern border

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It's a beautiful morning in downtown Nogales. Border Patrol agent Kevin Hecht is preparing to lead a National Geographic film crew into the blackness of a cross-border drug tunnel, so narrow that he has to remove his gun belt to navigate it…

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