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U.S., Mexico Draw In World Cup Qualifying Match

U.S., Mexico Draw In World Cup Qualifying Match

The United States escaped with a scoreless draw against Mexico in qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil thanks to a well-organized defense and a controversial non-call. continue reading »

Mexico’s Mexichem Acquires Assets of U.S. PolyOne for $250,000

Mexico’s Mexichem Acquires Assets of U.S. PolyOne for $250,000

Mexichem, one of Latin America's largest chemical and petrochemical companies, said it was acquiring all of U.S.-based PolyOne Corporation's vinyl dispersion, blending and suspension resin business. continue reading »

Former Mexico Mayor Found Drunk When Arrested for Extortion and Harrassment

Former Mexico Mayor Found Drunk When Arrested for Extortion and Harrassment

A former mayor of Tapachula, a city in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, was arrested for allegedly harassing and running an extortion racket targeting a high-level police commander investigating him for misuse of public funds, prosecutors said. continue reading »

Romania Dismantles Migrant Smuggling Ring Working in Mexico, U.S.

Romania Dismantles Migrant Smuggling Ring Working in Mexico, U.S.

Police dismantled a criminal organization that helped about 600 Romanians enter the United States illegally via Mexico, the organized crime prosecutor's office said Tuesday. continue reading »

MX and US Face Off in World Cup Qualifier with 3 Mex-Ams on US Team

MX and US Face Off in World Cup Qualifier with 3 Mex-Ams on US Team

Tonight's match between Mexico and the U.S. should prove to be interesting not only because of the long-standing rivalry, but also because of the players. continue reading »

Russia Is Launching Mexico’s Communication Satellite

Russia Is Launching Mexico’s Communication Satellite

A Proton-M rocket is scheduled to put Mexico's Satmex-8 communications satellite into orbit on Tuesday, Russia's Roscosmos space agency said. continue reading »

JUST IN:  Mexico City Under Evacuation Order, Buildings Sway on 5.94 Earthquake

JUST IN:  Mexico City Under Evacuation Order, Buildings Sway on 5.94 Earthquake

Mexico City is evacuating all of its high-rise buildings as an earthquake alarm sounded. There are thousands of people fleeing into the streets. This is a developing story. continue reading »

Mexico’s Pronghorn Antelope Comes Back from Near Extinction

Mexico’s Pronghorn Antelope Comes Back from Near Extinction

Mexico's nearly extinct pronghorn antelope has made a comeback in Mexico thanks in great part to the join efforts of several conservation organization. The pronghorn are being protected and nurtured in the El Vizcaino Biosphere Reserve. continue reading »

Mayor of Mexican City in Oaxaca Ambushed and Killed

Mayor of Mexican City in Oaxaca Ambushed and Killed

In Mexico News, Oaxacan authorities are reporting the mayor of San Juan Mixtepec and a police officer were attacked and killed on Sunday morning as they were driving through the city. continue reading »

Same-Sex Marriages Not Limited to Mexico City With Legislation Loophole

Same-Sex Marriages Not Limited to Mexico City With Legislation Loophole

Despite the fact that Mexico City is the only place in the country that specifically allows same-sex marriage, some authorities in areas with more restrictive regulations are reinterpreting the laws and are seeking to allow same-sex couples to tie the knot. continue reading »

America Movil Open to Discussing Olympic Broadcasting Rights in LatAm

America Movil Open to Discussing Olympic Broadcasting Rights in LatAm

America Movil is willing to negotiate with any company wishing to obtain rights to carry the 2014 and 2016 Olympic Games in Latin America, an executive said. continue reading »

Suspected Drug Traffickers Kill 5 Police, 14 Civilians in Western Mexico

Suspected Drug Traffickers Kill 5 Police, 14 Civilians in Western Mexico

Five Federal Police officers and 14 other people died in attacks staged by suspected drug traffickers in the western Mexican states of Guerrero and Michoacan, a Federal Police spokesman told Efe. continue reading »

Scientists Uncover Pre-Columbian Structures Using Technology

Scientists Uncover Pre-Columbian Structures Using Technology

Mexican experts have discovered structures more than 1,000 years old hidden under vegetation and sediments in the El Tajin archaeological site by using remote sensing technology, authorities on the subject said. continue reading »

Mexico’s Violent Crime Wave Inspires New Julieta Venegas Album

Mexico’s Violent Crime Wave Inspires New Julieta Venegas Album

Singer-songwriter Julieta Venegas, one of Mexico's most internationally visible artists, has been profoundly affected by the wave of drug-related violence that has swept her homeland in recent years and drew on those emotions for her latest album, "Los momentos" (The Moments). continue reading »

Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.85 Percent in Mexico

Unemployment Rate Falls to 4.85 Percent in Mexico

Mexico's unemployment rate fell to 4.85 percent in February, down from 5.33 percent in the same month of last year, the National Institute of Statistics and Geography, or Inegi, said Friday. continue reading »