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Mexico News: 2,978 Telescopes Aimed at Moon Sets Guinness World Record

Mexico News: 2,978 Telescopes Aimed at Moon Sets Guinness World Record

Mexico has another Guinness World Record, when it aimed 2,978 telescopes located throughout that country, at the moon. The initiative was in honor of International Year of Water Cooperation. continue reading »

Suspect in California Double Homicide Arrested in Mexico

Suspect in California Double Homicide Arrested in Mexico

U.S. Marshal Don O’Keefe is proud to announce the arrest of Pedro Medina-Castillon, who is wanted to stand trial in the Superior Court of California, Santa Clara County, for two counts of homicide. continue reading »

6 Bodies Discovered in SUV in Northern Mexico

6 Bodies Discovered in SUV in Northern Mexico

The bodies of six men were found inside an SUV near the industrial zone in Ahome, a city in the northwestern Mexican state of Sinaloa, police said. continue reading »

Pemex Brings Cogeneration Power Plant Online in Mexico

Pemex Brings Cogeneration Power Plant Online in Mexico

Mexican state oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos said it has brought a cogeneration power plant online in the southeastern state of Tabasco, a facility it says is the largest of its kind in Latin America. continue reading »

$341 Million Expansion Planned for Mexico’s Coca-Cola Bottler

$341 Million Expansion Planned for Mexico’s Coca-Cola Bottler

Mexico's Arca Continental, the second-largest Coca-Cola bottler in Latin America after Coca-Cola Femsa, announced that it plans to invest 4.2 billion pesos ($341 million) to drive t continue reading »

Anheuser-Busch Agrees to Divest Its Modelo Beer Business in U.S.

Anheuser-Busch Agrees to Divest Its Modelo Beer Business in U.S.

As part of a settlement agreement with the Department of Justice, Anheuser Busch (ABI) will divest itself of its Modelo beer business in the U.S. The U.S. District Court of Washington, D.C. must still approve the settlement agreement. continue reading »

Mexican Cabinet Member Accused of Being Corrupt

Mexican Cabinet Member Accused of Being Corrupt

Mexico's main opposition PAN on Thursday urged President Enrique Peña Nieto to dismiss a member of his Cabinet for allegedly planning to use public spending to benefit continue reading »

What’s Mexico Doing While Chipotle Celebrates Cinco de Mayo with Hand-Made Margaritas?

What’s Mexico Doing While Chipotle Celebrates Cinco de Mayo with Hand-Made Margaritas?

Mexican fast food chain Chipotle is adding their own celebratory touch to Cinco de Mayo by offering their customers hand-made margaritas. Starting on April 29th at some 900 Chipotle’s margaritas mixed with either Patron or Sauza tequila. continue reading »

Mexico Celebrates 300th Anniversary of Franciscan Friar

Mexico Celebrates 300th Anniversary of Franciscan Friar

The Franciscan missions of the Sierra Gorda of Queretaro are preparing to celebrate this year the tricentennial of the birth of their founder, Fray Junipero Serra, who enriched the region with architectural gems fusing Christian and indigenous art. continue reading »

MEXICO: Judge Orders Retired General Released from Prison

MEXICO: Judge Orders Retired General Released from Prison

A retired general arrested in May 2012 on drug charges has been ordered released from prison by a Mexican judge, judicial officials said. continue reading »

Marc Anthony, Ruben Blades to Headline International Salsa Festival

Marc Anthony, Ruben Blades to Headline International Salsa Festival

American Marc Anthony and Panamanian Ruben Blades will headline a Mexican salsa festival scheduled for May in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, organizers said. continue reading »

Mexican Police Discover 14 Thoroughbreds at Illegal Drug Lab

Mexican Police Discover 14 Thoroughbreds at Illegal Drug Lab

Police found 14 thoroughbreds at an illegal drug lab in Guanajuato, a state in central Mexico, and arrested four suspects, including a person who may be a Canadian citizen, officials said. continue reading »

Reporters Without Borders Urges Mexico to Investigate Plot Against Reporter

Reporters Without Borders Urges Mexico to Investigate Plot Against Reporter

Reporters Without Borders on Thursday asked Mexico to respond to allegations that officials in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz hatched a plot to harm a journalist. continue reading »

Chavela Vargas Honored on Her 94th Birthday with a Google Doodle

Chavela Vargas Honored on Her 94th Birthday with a Google Doodle

Google has honored Mexican singing icon Chavela Vargas with a Google Doodle on what would of been her 94th Birthday. continue reading »

66th Cannes Film Festival List Includes Several Offerings from Mexico

66th Cannes Film Festival List Includes Several Offerings from Mexico

The iconic Cannes Film Festival has released its full list of offerings for the upcoming 66th annual film festival and there are several offerings from Mexico. continue reading »