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Mexico’s Drug War has Many Looking to Wizards, Witches and Warlocks for Protection

For many in Mexico, protection from the drug cartels can no longer be expected from local law enforcement or federal soldiers, so they have looked to other avenues for protection, sorcery. continue reading »

The Cruel Story of The Mexican Monkey Woman, Still in Limbo

The Cruel Story of The Mexican Monkey Woman, Still in Limbo

Through her life, and many years after her death, Julia Pastrana was exhibited around the world as a freak show. Today, a Mexican artist struggles to repatriate her remains. continue reading »

Firefighters Called to Remove 5 Migrants Stuck in Sewage Tunnel at U.S.-Mexico Border

Firefighters Called to Remove 5 Migrants Stuck in Sewage Tunnel at U.S.-Mexico Border

Wednesday, firefighters had to remove a group of people from a sewage tunnel near the U.S.-Mexico border. San Diego and Chula Vista firefighters, with help from U.S. Border Patrol agents, continue reading »

Texas Sheriff Says Shootout Was “Spill Over” of Mexico’s Drug Violence

Texas Sheriff Says Shootout Was “Spill Over” of Mexico’s Drug Violence

After a shootout left a deputy seriously injured and a Mexican man dead, the local county sheriff is saying it was linked to a nearby dispute involving the Gulf Cartel, one of Mexico’s largest drug trafficking gangs. continue reading »

Mexico’s Drug War Felt Deepest by Narco Orphans

Mexico’s Drug War Felt Deepest by Narco Orphans

With Mexican authorities still fighting the country’s ever-growing drug cartels, it would seem those that have suffered the most are the children, many of them orphans. For some, their parents’ deaths were not at the hands of the narcos, because their fallen parents were the narcos. continue reading »

@Jaguares de Chiapas Replaces Shirt names With Twitter Handles

@Jaguares de Chiapas Replaces Shirt names With Twitter Handles

The jerseys of Mexican first division fútbol team Jaguares de Chiapas, will feature the players’ Twitter handles instead of their names, as well as the handle of their sponsor. continue reading »

Mexican Army Seizes Two Catapults, 1.2 Tons of Marijuana in Border Town

Mexican Army Seizes Two Catapults, 1.2 Tons of Marijuana in Border Town

Mexican soldiers raided an Agua Prieta home and found stolen vehicles, over a ton of marijuana, a portable catapult fixed to a truck, and another inside the house. continue reading »

Mexico’s President Calderon Heads Off to G-20 Meetings to Strengthen Country’s Image Abroad

Mexico’s President Calderon Heads Off to G-20 Meetings to Strengthen Country’s Image Abroad

Mexican President Felipe Calderón is set to travel to Cannes, France, to participate in the 6th G-20 Leaders’ Summit on November 3 and 4. continue reading »

Border Agents Arrest Woman Crawling (Literally) into U.S. Illegally from Mexico

Border Agents Arrest Woman Crawling (Literally) into U.S. Illegally from Mexico

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Stanton Street international crossing at the El Paso port of entry stopped an unusual illegal entry attempt Friday. continue reading »

Anonymous vs Zetas Epic Battle Becomes Twitter Official - #OpCartel

Anonymous vs Zetas Epic Battle Becomes Twitter Official - #OpCartel

Only four days remain until the November 5, d-day in this strange war between the Zeta narcos and internet ghosts Anonymous. continue reading »

BREAKING NEWS 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake on Mexican Pacific Coast

BREAKING NEWS 6.5 Magnitude Earthquake on Mexican Pacific Coast

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake shook Mexico's Pacific coast this morning; No damages or injuries have been reported. The U.S. Geological Survey indicates that at 7:32 AM (CDT) (5:32 Local Time), a magnitude-6.5 quake hit off the coast of Mexico, continue reading »

WATCH ‘Anonymous’ Sends Video to the Zetas Cartel (VIDEO)

WATCH ‘Anonymous’ Sends Video to the Zetas Cartel (VIDEO)

‘Anonymous’ says they will release information of Mexican cops, businesses and journalists that are connected with the Zetas cartel, if the thugs don’t release a kidnapped hacker. continue reading »

‘Anonymous’ Hacker Kidnapped by Zeta’s, Group Threatens to Reveal Narco’s Corrupt Allies

‘Anonymous’ Hacker Kidnapped by Zeta’s, Group Threatens to Reveal Narco’s Corrupt Allies

In a one-of-kind move that is full of bravado and boldness the hacker group ‘Anonymous’ is threatening the vicious Mexican narco cartel Los Zetas. Allegedly one of the international hacker’s from “Anonymous” was kidnapped by the Zetas in Veracruz. continue reading »

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Join us This and Every Sunday At HS-News Open Mic

Your backstage pass to HS-News showcase of emerging and established Latino musical talent. Introducing This Week From Mexico, La Octava Maravilla continue reading »

Selena Quintanilla Wins Billboard Award 16 Years After Her Death (VIDEO)

Selena Quintanilla Wins Billboard Award 16 Years After Her Death (VIDEO)

The late Mexican-American singer Selena won the “Digital Download Artist of the Year” award at the Billboard Mexican Music Awards that aired on Telemundo on Thursday night. The singer-songwriter’s life ended right as she became one of the first Spanish-language singers to successfully crossover to the English-market. continue reading »