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Man Who Killed General with Mexican Narco Ties Gets 50-Year Sentence

Man Who Killed General with Mexican Narco Ties Gets 50-Year Sentence

A man has been sentenced by a Mexico City court to serve 50 years in prison for the April 20, 2012, murder of retired Gen. Mario Arturo Acosta Chaparro, judicial officials said. continue reading »

High-Speed Rail Coming to Central Mexico

High-Speed Rail Coming to Central Mexico

Mexico's federal government and officials from the central state of Queretaro signed an agreement to build a high-speed rail system, Communications and Transportation Secretary Gerardo Ruiz Esparza said. continue reading »

‘Lucha Libre’ Wrestler RJ Brewer: Crusader Against Illegal Immigration (VIDEO)

‘Lucha Libre’ Wrestler RJ Brewer: Crusader Against Illegal Immigration (VIDEO)

Professional wrestler "RJ Brewer" is El Mero Malo, the chief bad guy on "Lucha Libre USA," a Mexican-themed wrestling tour. Unmasked and unapologetic, RJ Brewer is an unlikely crusader against illegal immigration on the tour who has become continue reading »

Mexican Authorities Detain Honduran Migrants Enroute to U.S.

Mexican Authorities Detain Honduran Migrants Enroute to U.S.

Federal Police officers detained 15 Honduran migrants in Tamaulipas, a state in northeastern Mexico, who were planning to enter the United States, the Government Secretariat said. continue reading »

US Immigration Proposal Divides Reform Advocates- Undocumented are Over 60% Hispanic

US Immigration Proposal Divides Reform Advocates- Undocumented are Over 60% Hispanic

A legislative proposal out of Washington may soon give hope to millions of illegal immigrants living in the United States, while at the same time sparking renewed fears of a system run amok and warnings that years of inaction have made the problem only more complex. continue reading »

Mexico’s PEMEX Takes Delivery of Environmentally-Friendly Ships

Mexico’s PEMEX Takes Delivery of Environmentally-Friendly Ships

Oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, said it took delivery of two ships from South Korea's SPP Shipbuilding Group. continue reading »

Formely Imprisoned in Mexico, Cassez Thanks Former French Pres. Sakozy for Getting her Out

Formely Imprisoned in Mexico, Cassez Thanks Former French Pres. Sakozy for Getting her Out

Frenchwoman Florence Cassez, who was ordered released from prison by the Mexican Supreme Court after serving seven years on a kidnapping conviction, met on Monday with former French President Nicolas Sarkoz continue reading »

Latin America News: Mexico’s Pres. Peña Nieto Makes Quick and Friendly Visit to Uruguay

Latin America News: Mexico’s Pres. Peña Nieto Makes Quick and Friendly Visit to Uruguay

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto made a quick visit to Uruguay following the CELAC-EU summit in Chile and called for the adoption of a program to provide computers to schoolchildren in Mexico modeled on the one launched in the South American country. continue reading »

Some of the Missing Kombo Kolombia Musicians Found Dead in Well

Some of the Missing Kombo Kolombia Musicians Found Dead in Well

Twelve bodies, including those of at least four members of the Kombo Kolombia band reported missing last week, were found in a well at a ranch in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, officials said. continue reading »

MEXICO: Found Bodies May be Those of Missing Musicians

MEXICO: Found Bodies May be Those of Missing Musicians

Four bodies found in a well in Mina, a city in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, may be those of the Kombo Kolombia band members reported missing last week, security officials said Monday. continue reading »

Management of San Juan Airport Will Garner Mexico’s Grupo Aeroportuario Millions in Fees

Management of San Juan Airport Will Garner Mexico’s Grupo Aeroportuario Millions in Fees

Mexico's Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste says it expects annual revenues of $11 million to $17 million from managing San Juan airport, the largest in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean region. continue reading »

Mexican Federal Police Rollout Suspect Rights Initiative

Mexican Federal Police Rollout Suspect Rights Initiative

The Mexican Federal Police is providing its more than 37,000 officers with cards listing suspects' rights as part of the new procedures that must be followed when an arrest is made, the Government Secretariat said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Band Members of Kolombia Kombo Found Tortured and Murdered

Blog del Narco: Band Members of Kolombia Kombo Found Tortured and Murdered

Authorities of the State of Nuevo Leon staged an intense mobilization in the municipality of Mina, after an anonymous caller notified them that members of the musical group Kolombia Kombo, had been kidnapped. The group was taken by armed men continue reading »

Mexico’s Leftist Party Plans Campaign to Protect State-Owned Pemex

Mexico’s Leftist Party Plans Campaign to Protect State-Owned Pemex

The leftist opposition Party of the Democratic Revolution, or PRD, plans to organize a national campaign to protect state-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, party officials said. continue reading »

U.S. Falls to Third Place in Liga Mexico Soccer

U.S. Falls to Third Place in Liga Mexico Soccer

America fell to third place in the Liga MX after losing to Atlas as rivals Tigres and Tijuana won to bring their records to a perfect 4-0. continue reading »