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Mexicana Airlines Charged with Discriminating Against Nude, Playboy Flight Attendant

Mexicana Airlines Charged with Discriminating Against Nude, Playboy Flight Attendant

In November 2010 Mexicana Aviation went bankrupt leaving many of its flight attendants without a job and subsequently without a source of income. continue reading »

Booty Scare: Singer Alejandra Guzman Buttock Surgery Lands Her in the Hospital

Booty Scare: Singer Alejandra Guzman Buttock Surgery Lands Her in the Hospital

Mexican singer, Alejandra Guzman underwent a second surgery and 30 days in the hospital after suffering the consequences of buttock surgery gone wrong. continue reading »

Discovery en Espanol Airs Puebla Documentary-Puebla Launches English Website

Discovery en Espanol Airs Puebla Documentary-Puebla Launches English Website

As Mexico commemorates the Sesquicentennial Anniversary of Battle of Puebla, the Government of Puebla launched today an English website to inform visitors about the history, diversity and significance of Cinco de Mayo. continue reading »

Wal-Mart Now Faces Investigation by Mexican Government for Allegation of $24 Million Bribery Scheme

Wal-Mart Now Faces Investigation by Mexican Government for Allegation of $24 Million Bribery Scheme

Investigators are looking into allegations that U.S. retail giant Wal-Mart's unit in Mexico paid bribes to officials to speed the opening of stores during its expansion push in the country in the past decade, the Mexican government said. continue reading »

MEXICO: Fire Detroys Thousands of Acres, Gunmen’s Threats Block Firefighters

MEXICO: Fire Detroys Thousands of Acres, Gunmen’s Threats Block Firefighters

The fire that started last weekend in the La Primavera forest outside the western Mexican city of Guadalajara burned between 30 percent and 40 percent of the trees in an area of about 3,000 hectares (7,407 acres), Environment Secretary Juan Rafael Elvira Quesada said Thursday. continue reading »

LATNIO BLOTTER: Mother and Son Team Steal $350,000 Worth of Copper from Border Factory

LATNIO BLOTTER: Mother and Son Team Steal $350,000 Worth of Copper from Border Factory

According to Chihuahua state authorities, five men along with one mother allegedly stole $350,000 worth of copper from a Juárez assembly plant. It is believed that the group was aided by the plant’s security guard, the alleged mastermind of the crime which took place on April 3rd at Bell Electronics. continue reading »

Group of Mexican Attorneys Promoting Online Divorces

Group of Mexican Attorneys Promoting Online Divorces

A group of Mexican attorneys wants to convince people that divorces are not difficult to obtain, rolling out a prepaid card that simplifies the process and can even be purchased at supermarkets. continue reading »

Royal Caribbean’s Drag Queen-Filled Cruise Will Make Stop in Cozumel, Mexico

Royal Caribbean’s Drag Queen-Filled Cruise Will Make Stop in Cozumel, Mexico

Freedom of the Seas September 16 through 22 cruise will play host to the "Disco Queens on the High Seas", a pageant for a half dozen drag queens. The western Caribbean cruise will feature nightly entertainment hosted b continue reading »

Mexican Team Prepares for London’s Olympic Soccer “Mexico Can Compete with Anyone”

Mexican Team Prepares for London’s Olympic Soccer “Mexico Can Compete with Anyone”

Mexico has the soccer players to hold its own against anybody at the 2012 London Olympics, National Physical Education and Sports Commission director Bernardo de la Garza said, stopping short of making medal predictions. "Mexico can compete with anybody (in Olympic soccer). We took on South Korea in the World Under 17s and we beat them," De la Garza said. continue reading »

Mexico’s Roberto Orci to Write Screenplay and Produce ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

Mexico’s Roberto Orci to Write Screenplay and Produce ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

Sony Pictures has hired Mexican-born Roberto Orci and his partner Alex Kurtzman to write the screenplay for "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," which they also will executive produce, Variety reported on its Web site. continue reading »

Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Marco Antonio Solis Announce U.S. Tour

Marc Anthony, Chayanne, Marco Antonio Solis Announce U.S. Tour

Three Latino singers with towering international reputations - Marc Anthony, Chayanne and Marco Antonio Solis - will share the spotlight this summer on a tour of 14 American cities. The artists presented Monday in Miami plans for their Gigant3s tour and said how thrilled they were about presenting the show to U.S. audiences. continue reading »

Catholic Churches Near Popocatepetl Volcano Will Serve as Shelters for Those Fleeing Eruptions

Catholic Churches Near Popocatepetl Volcano Will Serve as Shelters for Those Fleeing Eruptions

The parishes closest to area of the Popocatepetl volcano (San Martin Texmelucan, Atlixco, San Andres and San Pedro Cholula), 4-hostel centers will be set up as shelters for people forced to leave their homes because of the volcanic activity. continue reading »

H&M begins its Latin American Expansion in Mexico

H&M begins its Latin American Expansion in Mexico

H&M, the national retail-company, is taking its first steps towards expansion in Latin America by opening its first location in Mexico City's Centro Santa Fe mall. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Woman Guilty of Running Both Maid Service and Brothel with Undocumented Women

LATINO BLOTTER: Woman Guilty of Running Both Maid Service and Brothel with Undocumented Women

Luiz M. Gutierrez, 56, of Marietta, pleaded guilty today in federal district court to conspiracy to entice individuals to cross state lines to engage in prostitution and to encourage and induce aliens to reside unlawfully in the United States. continue reading »

Another Crash at Texas Border Leaves 12 Immigrants Injured, Driver Being Sought

Another Crash at Texas Border Leaves 12 Immigrants Injured, Driver Being Sought

Border Patrol officials in Texas are investigating yet another crash involving undocumented immigrants and a run away driver. This incident occurred Saturday morning near the border city of Progreso, Texas when twelve undocumented immigrants were found off a dirt road after a car wreck. No driver was located in or near the vehicle. continue reading »