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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 »

Another Narco Tunnel Found in Nogales, 100 Feet into Mexico

Another Narco Tunnel Found in Nogales, 100 Feet into Mexico

The Tucson Sector Border Patrol, a component of the Joint Field Command-Arizona, discovered another illicit tunnel yesterday in Nogales, just six days after their earlier find of a smaller tunnel in the same town. continue reading »

Three Killed in Chihuahua City, Mexico - Unidentified Gunmen Escape

Three Killed in Chihuahua City, Mexico - Unidentified Gunmen Escape

Two men and a woman were killed by gunmen as they drove down an avenue over the weekend in Chihuahua city, the capital of the like-named northern Mexican state, police said. continue reading »

Chile and Mexico Sign Crime Fighting Agreement

Chile and Mexico Sign Crime Fighting Agreement

The attorneys general of Mexico and Chile signed a cooperation agreement to bolster efforts to fight transnational criminal organizations, the Mexican Attorney General's Office said. continue reading »

Mexico’s Mariachi Music Deemed One of the World’s Cultural Treasures

Mexico’s Mariachi Music Deemed One of the World’s Cultural Treasures

Twelve elements, ranging from rice planting rituals in Japan to Mexico''s mariachi music to a horseback-riding tradition in France, were added to the United Nations-backed list of the continue reading »