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Mexico Looking to Create More Secure Border with Guatemala

Mexico Looking to Create More Secure Border with Guatemala

Mexico wants its border with Guatemala to be "properous and secure," Foreign Relations Secretary Jose Antonio Meade said. Meade inspected the Mexican-Guatemalan border region on Saturday with SAT tax agency chief Aristoteles Nuñez Sanchez. continue reading »

Salvadorian Police Recover 4-year-old Girl Abducted in Mexico

Salvadorian Police Recover 4-year-old Girl Abducted in Mexico

A 4-year-old girl who disappeared on April 1 in the city of Texcoco has been found in El Salvador and is "in perfect health," the Mexican Foreign Relations Secretariat said. Valeria Hernandez de Jesus was lured away from her mother, a vendor in Texcoco's Plaza Bicentenario, by a man, media reports said. continue reading »

Raphael Brings International Tour to Mexico City

Raphael Brings International Tour to Mexico City

Spanish singer Raphael took his "Mi Gran Noche Tour" to Mexico City, where more than 9,000 of fans joined him for a concert that showed he has not lost a step. The 69-year-old singer showed the same energy that first helped him make a name for himself in the 1960s. continue reading »

Mexican Hopes to Kayak From Spain to Mexico

Mexican Hopes to Kayak From Spain to Mexico

Mexican adventurer Abraham Levy, who in 2008 kayaked 11,000 kilometers (6,800 miles) along the coasts of his country, will try to row it alone from Spain to Mexico in a boat equipped with the latest in 21st-century navigation technology. continue reading »

Mexican Catholic Church: Cancun Playboy Casino Has to GO

Mexican Catholic Church: Cancun Playboy Casino Has to GO

The Mexican Catholic Church is offended, pissed and ready for a good fight against American lite-porn house Playboy. The Church, which views gambling as a place that “attracts criminal elements”, does not want one placed in front of its front door. continue reading »

Mexican Cartels Set Goals to Infiltrate European Drug Market

Mexican Cartels Set Goals to Infiltrate European Drug Market

The European Police Office said Friday that Mexican criminal gangs are trying to establish themselves as major players in Europe's drug market and reportedly have been involved in the region in cases of weapons and human trafficking. continue reading »

Mexican Authorities Detain 120 Central American Migrants in Southern MX

Mexican Authorities Detain 120 Central American Migrants in Southern MX

Army troops and Federal Police officers detained 120 Central American migrants, including 20 children, in southern Mexico, officials said Thursday. continue reading »

Nearly 4M Birds Killed at MX Poultry Farms Due to Avian Flu

Nearly 4M Birds Killed at MX Poultry Farms Due to Avian Flu

Nearly 4 million birds were destroyed at poultry farms in the Mexican states of Jalisco and Guanajuato due to the outbreak of avian influenza in February, Agriculture Secretary Enrique Martinez said. continue reading »

10th Annual MACO Art Fair Taking Place in Mexico City

10th Annual MACO Art Fair Taking Place in Mexico City

The 10th MACO contemporary art fair is underway in Mexico City, showcasing the work of hundreds of both established and emerging artists from around the world. The fair, which runs until Sunday, is expected to draw about 35,000 visitors. continue reading »

JUST IN:  5.2 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Guerrero – Quake Felt in Mexico City

JUST IN:  5.2 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Guerrero – Quake Felt in Mexico City

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting a 5.2 magnitude earthquake near the city of Zihuatanejo in Guerrero, Mexico. The quake that occurred at 10:45 p.m. local time was felt in Mexico City. continue reading »

Mexico Registers 4,249 Deaths Since Peña Nieto Took Office in December

Mexico Registers 4,249 Deaths Since Peña Nieto Took Office in December

A total of 4,249 drug-related killings occurred in Mexico from December 2012, when President Enrique Peña Nieto took office, to March 2013, marking a drop of 14 percent from the comparable four-month period in 2011-2012, the Government Secretariat said. continue reading »

Film Centered on Central American Migrant Earns 11 Ariel Nominations in Mexico

Film Centered on Central American Migrant Earns 11 Ariel Nominations in Mexico

Director Luis Mandoki's "La vida precoz y breve de Sabina Rivas" leads the nominations for the Ariel - Mexico's equivalent of the Oscar - with 11. continue reading »

Drug-related Violence Leads to 19 Deaths in Mexico

Drug-related Violence Leads to 19 Deaths in Mexico

At least 19 people died in drug-related violence in the western Mexican state of Michoacan and the southern state of Guerrero, officials and community leaders said. continue reading »

Colombian Arrested at Mexico Airport, Cocaine Found in Luggage

Colombian Arrested at Mexico Airport, Cocaine Found in Luggage

A Colombian man who was trying to smuggle 4.5 kilos of cocaine was arrested on drug charges at the Mexico City International Airport, the Federal Police said. Wilson Javier Moreno Sanchez "appeared extremely continue reading »

Mexican Journalist’s Killer Gets 38 Years in Prison

Mexican Journalist’s Killer Gets 38 Years in Prison

The man convicted of killing Mexican journalist Regina Martinez has been sentenced to 38 years and two months in prison by a judge in the Gulf state of Veracruz. continue reading »