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Mexico Makes Progress Towards Free Birth Registrations

Mexico Makes Progress Towards Free Birth Registrations

Thousands of children from indigenous communities in the southern Mexican states of Chiapas and Oaxaca received birth certificates after sustained calls from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) for free birth registration. continue reading »

4,000 of the Endangered Mexican Jaguar Species Remain in Mexico

4,000 of the Endangered Mexican Jaguar Species Remain in Mexico

Mexico's Environment and Natural Resources Secretariat said it has registered in Mexico the existence of more than 4,000 jaguars in five regions of the country, according to a continue reading »

Clinton Urged to Press Mexico on Migrants’ Safety Traveling Through Country

Clinton Urged to Press Mexico on Migrants’ Safety Traveling Through Country

A group of 33 Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives urged Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to pressure Mexico over the plight of Central American migrants and make respect for their human rights a key element of U.S. bilateral assistance. continue reading »

Chairman of Mexico’s PRI Party Humberto Moreira Resigns Amid Scandal

Chairman of Mexico’s PRI Party Humberto Moreira Resigns Amid Scandal

The chairman of Mexico's main opposition Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI, has resigned amid a debt scandal in the northern state of Coahuila, where he served as governor until early this year. continue reading »

House Approves Measure that Could Allow More Mexicans to Live in the U.S. Legally

House Approves Measure that Could Allow More Mexicans to Live in the U.S. Legally

A visa bill removing country-specific green card caps, which limit the number of family-based visas was approved by the House of Representatives this week. HR 3012, also known as the Fairness for High-Skilled Im continue reading »

Britney Spears Celebrating Her 30th Birthday in México

Britney Spears Celebrating Her 30th Birthday in México

Britney turns 30 years old today, and chose to spend her special day in sunny México. Happy Birthday, Britney! Estas son las mañanitas que cantaba el Rey David….. continue reading »

Does Mexico Need the International Criminal Court? MX Officials Furious

Does Mexico Need the International Criminal Court? MX Officials Furious

As Mexicans struggle with relentless massacres, mass graves and assassinations, a group of activists have turned to an outside power for help — the International Criminal Court. continue reading »

Demian Bichir Nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Role in ” A Better Life”

Demian Bichir Nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Role in ” A Better Life”

Mexico's Demian Bichir is reaping the fruits of his recent labor with his nomination for an Independent Spirit Award 2012 for best actor for his role in the film "A Better Life." continue reading »

Mexico Discovers Deep-Water Natural Gas Deposit in Gulf

Mexico Discovers Deep-Water Natural Gas Deposit in Gulf

Mexican state energy monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos on Thursday announced the discovery of a deep-water natural gas deposit in the Gulf of Mexico with an estimated 400 billion continue reading »

Man in Mexico Drives Across Border After Being Shot and Chased, Implicates MX Police

Man in Mexico Drives Across Border After Being Shot and Chased, Implicates MX Police

After being shot numerous times, a U.S. citizen in Mexico drove himself over the border attempting to get away from the men he initially thought were trying to rob him. At around 1:15 a.m. Tuesday morn continue reading »

German Experts Say Mayan 2012 ‘Not The End of The World’

German Experts Say Mayan 2012 ‘Not The End of The World’

Exports ‘La Trobe’ University say the Mayan predictions coded in the calendar’s glyph’s speak of the return of enigmatic god Bolon Yokte, not of apocalypse. continue reading »

Newest Narco Tunnel Has Elevator, $65 Million in Pot and Electric Rail Cars

Newest Narco Tunnel Has Elevator, $65 Million in Pot and Electric Rail Cars

Agencies with the San Diego Tunnel Task Force Wednesday announced the arrest of six suspects and the seizure of more than 32 tons of marijuana continue reading »

Mexico Commits to Building at Least 10 Renewable Energy Facilities, Obtains $70 Million in Financing

Mexico Commits to Building at Least 10 Renewable Energy Facilities, Obtains $70 Million in Financing

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a concessional loan for $70 million to boost funding for renewable energies in electricity generation in Mexico continue reading »

International Monetary Fund Hails Strength of Mexican Economy

International Monetary Fund Hails Strength of Mexican Economy

Earlier today, Mexican President Felipe Calderón met with Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde at the official Los Pinos residence. continue reading »

CONFIRMED: Britney Spears to give free concert in Mexico City

CONFIRMED: Britney Spears to give free concert in Mexico City

U.S. pop star Britney Spears will perform in a free concert Sunday at Mexico City's Monument to the Revolution, Federal District Mayor Marcelo Ebrard said. continue reading »