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Protester Arrests Mar 42nd Anniversary of Mexico City Student Massacre

Protester Arrests Mar 42nd Anniversary of Mexico City Student Massacre

Twenty-two people were arrested for attacking police during a demonstration marking the 42nd anniversary of a student massacre in Mexico City, officials said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Gunmen attack in Gym and kill 4-Including “Mr. East”

Blog del Narco: Gunmen attack in Gym and kill 4-Including “Mr. East”

Castañeda Ariel Velázquez, who once won the title of Mr. East was one of those killed in a gym in the Colonia Morelos, reports the newspaper El Universal. Castañeda Velázquez was imprisoned in the Northern Prison on charges of vehicle theft along with his brother, continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Cartel Members Flee as Drug Run Goes Bad (VIDEO)

Blog del Narco: Cartel Members Flee as Drug Run Goes Bad (VIDEO)

U.S. Officials monitor a drug run gone bad in Mexico. The drug runners are transporting several bales of drugs in rafts across a river while under hot pursuit of the authorities. continue reading »

Immigration Activist to be Deported after Returning from Mother’s Funeral in Mexico

Immigration Activist to be Deported after Returning from Mother’s Funeral in Mexico

An undocumented Colorado activist will be deported to Mexico after attending her mother's funeral there and then attempting to return to the United States, according to the community organization Rights for All People. continue reading »

Mexican Prison Outbreak in Guerrero Leaves 2 Guards Dead

Mexican Prison Outbreak in Guerrero Leaves 2 Guards Dead

Two guards were killed by gunmen who assisted nine inmates in escaping from a prison in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero over the weekend, officials said. continue reading »

One Direction Brings “Take Me Home Tour” to Mexico City

One Direction Brings “Take Me Home Tour” to Mexico City

Anglo-Irish band One Direction is performing this weekend in Mexico City, where female fans have been camped out at the group's hotel for days, media reports said. continue reading »

Nude Cyclists Protest Use of Fossil Fuels in Mexico

Nude Cyclists Protest Use of Fossil Fuels in Mexico

Several hundred nude cyclists took to the streets of Mexico City this weekend to protest excessive use of fossil fuels and call for expanded use of bicycles for transportation. continue reading »

Mexico May Retaliate Against U.S. Meat Labeling

Mexico May Retaliate Against U.S. Meat Labeling

Mexico's government says it may raise tariffs on U.S. exporters as a retaliatory measure, accusing its northern neighbor of flouting a World Trade Organization ruling on the labeling of meat and other products. continue reading »

29 Guatemalan Migrants Detained in Mexico

29 Guatemalan Migrants Detained in Mexico

Mexico's federal police said it detained 29 Guatemalan migrants who were traveling undocumented in the northern state of Nuevo Leon. In a communique, that force said the incident took place along the Matehuala-Saltillo highway, continue reading »

Helicopter Kills 4, Injures 1 in Central Mexico

Helicopter Kills 4, Injures 1 in Central Mexico

Businessman and politician Juan Ignacio Torres Landa was among four people killed Friday when a helicopter crashed in the central Mexican city of San Luis Potosi, the governing Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, said. continue reading »

Mexican President Stresses Need to Modernize Pemex

Mexican President Stresses Need to Modernize Pemex

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto reaffirmed his commitment to maintain Petroleos Mexicanos as a state-owned company, but also stressed the need to modernize and transform the world's No. 5 oil producer. continue reading »

Archaeologists Say 400 Animal Species Were Offered to Gods in Tenochtitlan

Archaeologists Say 400 Animal Species Were Offered to Gods in Tenochtitlan

Mexican archaeologists have identified more than 400 animal species in some 60 offerings made to the gods at the Great Temple of Tenochtitlan, now Mexico City, including molluscs, fish, birds, reptiles and mammals, the National Institute of Anthropology and History, or INAH, said. continue reading »

BLOG DEL NARCO: Baby Faced Brute Arrested as Ringleader of Vicious Kidnapping Ring  (VIDEO)

BLOG DEL NARCO: Baby Faced Brute Arrested as Ringleader of Vicious Kidnapping Ring (VIDEO)

Mexican officials in Aguascalientes, Mexico have confirmed the capture and arrest of Jose Omar Esquivel Romero – also known as “El Canario” or “El Guero”. continue reading »

Mexican: No Concessions Given to China for Trade Accords

Mexican: No Concessions Given to China for Trade Accords

A senior Mexican trade official said agreements with China to bolster bilateral relations, open the Asian giant's market to certain Mexican products and resolve trade disputes were reached without "any concessions or compensation." continue reading »

Chinese President Praises Latin America

Chinese President Praises Latin America

Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a message of praise to the countries of Latin America and hailed the promising moment they are enjoying in their relations with Beijing. continue reading »