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3rd Mexican Sextuplet Dies, Other Three Still in Intensive Care

3rd Mexican Sextuplet Dies, Other Three Still in Intensive Care

A third baby has died from among the sextuplets born Jan. 10 in this western Mexican city, and the state of the remaining three is delicate, the Michoacan state Health Department said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Security Officer Shot while Foiling Kidnpping

Blog del Narco: Security Officer Shot while Foiling Kidnpping

The homicide division is reviewing the Ministerial Police video surveillance cameras that captured the moments when a security guard is shot dead while thwarting the kidnapping of a woman entrepreneur in a shopping mall in Montebello. So far research staff has five videos showing when an employee of the security company "ADEP" Gregorio Pérez Gutiérrez, who had 38 years of age is shot dead. continue reading »

‘Gossip Girl’ Revamped for Mexico  (PHOTOS)

‘Gossip Girl’ Revamped for Mexico (PHOTOS)

From the city of skyscrapers to the beaches of the Pacific, the successful U.S. series "Gossip Girl" is about to have a Mexican version set in the resort town of Acapulco, whose image has suffered in recent years from the constant violence. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Decapitated Head Left With Narco Message in Chalco Valley (Photo Warning)

Blog del Narco: Decapitated Head Left With Narco Message in Chalco Valley (Photo Warning)

The municipality of Valle de Chalco conurbado is ground zero in a war between cartels fighting for control of the territory to sell drugs.The body of a man, dismembered and divided into parts, was left in black bags and abandoned on the streets of the San Isidro. continue reading »

U.S. Economic Delegation Travels to Mexico

U.S. Economic Delegation Travels to Mexico

A U.S. delegation will travel to Mexico City, Mexico, January 22-24, 2013, to discuss further strengthening the U.S.-Mexico bilateral economic relationship and increasing trade and the creation of jobs in both countries. continue reading »

Six Dead After Plane Crashes in Chiapas, Mexico

Six Dead After Plane Crashes in Chiapas, Mexico

Six people were killed Thursday when a small plane crashed just seconds after it took off from an airport in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, authorities told Efe. continue reading »

Mexico to Create New ‘CIA’ Type Intelligence Center

Mexico to Create New ‘CIA’ Type Intelligence Center

Interior Minister Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong recently announced to the press plans to form a new agency analogous to the United States’ Central Intelligence Agency. continue reading »

Mexico’s PEMEX and MexiChem Form Joint Venture Valued at $556 Million

Mexico’s PEMEX and MexiChem Form Joint Venture Valued at $556 Million

State oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos' board of directors has approved a joint venture with private Mexican petrochemical company Mexichem that involves capital injection and asset integration totaling $556 million. continue reading »

Death Toll of Chiapas Plane Crash Rises to 8

Death Toll of Chiapas Plane Crash Rises to 8

Eight people, three of them children, were killed Thursday when a small plane crashed just seconds after it took off from an airport in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, authorities told Efe. continue reading »

“Machete Kills” Gets Release Date

“Machete Kills” Gets Release Date

The second of three planned Machete movies from Robert Rodriguez, Machete Kills, has now been given a release date – September 13, 2013. Danny Trejo will once again continue reading »

Blog del Narco: US Imposes Sanctions on Rival Drug Cartel in Sinaloa

Blog del Narco: US Imposes Sanctions on Rival Drug Cartel in Sinaloa

The U.S. government announced new sanctions against a drug cartel in Mexico, led by the Flores Meza family, acknowledging them as a rival of the powerful Sinaloa Cartel. The cartel leader Isidro Fausto Meza Flores and seven other members of his family as well as three companies were formally designated as drug trafficking organization by the US Treasury Department. continue reading »

Former Boxing Champ Isidro “Sid” Perez Found Dead After Going Missing Since September

Former Boxing Champ Isidro “Sid” Perez Found Dead After Going Missing Since September

Retired Mexican boxer Isidro "Sid" Perez, a former flyweight champion who went missing in September, has been found dead, the World Boxing Council said. continue reading »

Surviving Mexican Sextuplets Remain in Critical Condition

Surviving Mexican Sextuplets Remain in Critical Condition

The four surviving sextuplets born Jan. 10 in the western Mexican city of Morelia remain in critical condition, the Michoacan state health department said. continue reading »

Hacker Group Anonymous Attacks Mexico’s Military Web Sites

Hacker Group Anonymous Attacks Mexico’s Military Web Sites

The Anonymous group of activist hackers took responsibility for attacks on the Web sites of Mexico's defense and navy departments. continue reading »

Mexican Olympian Noe Hernandez Dies 2 Weeks After Shooting

Mexican Olympian Noe Hernandez Dies 2 Weeks After Shooting

Mexican former track star and Olympic silver medalist Noe Hernandez died Wednesday after going into cardiac arrest, two and a half weeks after being shot in the head at a nightclub, the Mexican Athletics Federation told Efe. He was 34. continue reading »