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JUST IN:  7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico in Guerrero

JUST IN:  7.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico in Guerrero

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) is reporting 7.6 magnitude earthquake has hit Mexico 15 miles east of Ometepec in Guerrero, Mexico and 108 miles east-southeast of Acapulco. continue reading »

Gael García Bernal Admits to Smoking Pot - Occasionally

Gael García Bernal Admits to Smoking Pot - Occasionally

At a conference discussing the legalization of drugs in Sao Paolo, Brazil Gael García Bernal announced his support of legalizing marijuana, while stating he enjoys smoking an occasional joint continue reading »

U.N. to Hear First Cast Against Mexican Military for Alleged Torture

U.N. to Hear First Cast Against Mexican Military for Alleged Torture

Three non-governmental organizations said they have brought a case of illegal arrest and torture against Mexico before the United Nations' Committee Against Torture. continue reading »

Peace Activist Javier Sicilia to Deliver Letter Denouncing Violence in Mexico on Eve of Pope’s Visit

Poet and peace activist Javier Sicilia said he planned to deliver a letter denouncing the violence and corruption in Mexico to the Vatican on Thursday, a day before Pope Benedict XVI arrives in Mexico for a visit. continue reading »

Paulina Rubio Forgetting about Failed Marriage with New Boyfriend

Paulina Rubio Forgetting about Failed Marriage with New Boyfriend

It looks as if Paulina Rubio has already forgotten about her failed marriage and has moved on and out with another man. The singer, according to various sources, has recently begun a romance with a California businessman. continue reading »

Decreasing Population of  Monarch Butterflies from US and Canada Hibernate in Mexican Forests

Decreasing Population of Monarch Butterflies from US and Canada Hibernate in Mexican Forests

Mexico has seen fewer hectares (acres) occupied by the monarch butterfly during its latest hibernation in the forests of the nation's central region, the head of the National Natural Protected Areas Commission, Luis Fueyo, said. continue reading »

Antonio Pelayo, Dept. Head at Disney Studios, Documents his Families Migration

Antonio Pelayo, Dept. Head at Disney Studios, Documents his Families Migration

With the same dedication he employs to draws storybook scenes, Antonio Pelayo, head of the Special Effects Department at Disney Studios, recounts in pictures the migration of his family and does pencil portraits of Hispanic icons. continue reading »

Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day Mexican-style! St. Patrick’s Day Slow Cooked Corned Beef Taco Recipe

Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day Mexican-style! St. Patrick’s Day Slow Cooked Corned Beef Taco Recipe

Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day Mexican-style!These are also a really delicious and a great way to use any leftover corned beef. St. Patrick’s Day Slow Cooked Corned Beef Tacos Recipe continue reading »

“Narcocorrido” Band Member Killed in Mexico

A member of a band specializing in songs about the exploits and travails of drug kingpins was gunned down Friday in the western Mexican state of Sinaloa, authorities said. continue reading »

Carnival Cruise LIne to Invest Over $150 Million in Mexican Ports

Carnival Cruise LIne to Invest Over $150 Million in Mexican Ports

Carnival Cruise Lines plans to invest more than $150 million to expand port infrastructure at destinations on Mexico's Pacific and Caribbean coasts, the Tourism Secretariat said. continue reading »

Mexico Called to Effectively Investigate Cases of Forced Disappearances that Continue to Occur

Mexico Called to Effectively Investigate Cases of Forced Disappearances that Continue to Occur

A group of independent United Nations human rights experts today called on the Mexican Government to develop effective measures to combat impunity in cases of enforced disappearances, which continue to take place in the country. continue reading »

Kim Kardashian Suing Over Mexicali Doctor’s Plastic Surgery Billboard With her Image

Kim Kardashian Suing Over Mexicali Doctor’s Plastic Surgery Billboard With her Image

Kim Kardashian is suing a plastic surgeon for using her image on a billboard without getting the reality star’s permission. The advertisement is for Dr. Victor Ramirez and has a photo of Kard continue reading »

Greenpeace: Mexican Resort Project Threatens Marine Reserve

Greenpeace: Mexican Resort Project Threatens Marine Reserve

Greenpeace has launched a campaign to drum up local opposition to a tourist project in the northwestern Mexican state of Baja California Sur that opponents say will threaten the nearby Cabo Pulmo marine reserve. continue reading »

BizJet Investigated for $2 Million in Alleged Bribes to Mexican Officials

BizJet Investigated for $2 Million in Alleged Bribes to Mexican Officials

The Mexican Attorney General's Office announced Wednesday the opening of an investigation into allegations that a U.S. firm bribed officials in Mexico. continue reading »

‘Tigres del Norte’ Banned from Chihuahua for Performing ‘Narcocorridos’

‘Tigres del Norte’ Banned from Chihuahua for Performing ‘Narcocorridos’

After singing ‘Narcocorridos’ or songs that allegedly glorify the drug trafficking industry in Mexico, the famous group, Los Tigres del Norte, will no longer perform in Mexico’s Chihuahua state. continue reading »