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Mexico City’s Museo Tamayo Reopens with New Artwork

Mexico City’s Museo Tamayo Reopens with New Artwork

The Museo Tamayo recently announced its reopening after a major renovation and expansion of its building and facilities. The expansion project, designed by Teodoro Gonzalez de Leon, one of the architects of the original building, continue reading »

Arrest Warrant Issued for Former Mexican Governor Charged with Drug Trafficking

Arrest Warrant Issued for Former Mexican Governor Charged with Drug Trafficking

Mexican authorities are looking for the former governor of the northeastern state of Tamaulipas, Tomas Yarrington, with the help of Interpol, Attorney General Marisela Morales said Wednesday. continue reading »

PEMEX Finds Large Oil Reserve in Gulf of Mexico

PEMEX Finds Large Oil Reserve in Gulf of Mexico

Mexican state-owned oil giant Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, has made a large deep-water light crude discovery in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of the northeastern state of Tamaulipas, President Felipe Calderon said Wednesday. continue reading »

Televisa Denies Any Connection to Drug Suspects Arrested in Nicaragua

Televisa Denies Any Connection to Drug Suspects Arrested in Nicaragua

Mexican media giant Televisa said in a statement released Wednesday that none of the 18 suspects arrested last week in Nicaragua in possession of a big cash haul and disguised as news journalists has ever worked at the company and also denied any link to the vehicles seized from them. continue reading »

Mexican Oil Spill Responsible for Deaths of Sea Turtles, Says Environmentalists

Mexican Oil Spill Responsible for Deaths of Sea Turtles, Says Environmentalists

A total of 24 sea turtles have been found dead on the beaches of the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca after oil spilled from a sunken loading buoy owned by state oil monopoly Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, the environmental group Wildcoast/Costa Salvaje said. continue reading »

Hyundai Motors Plans to Invest $130 in Mexican Manufacturing Plant

Hyundai Motors Plans to Invest $130 in Mexican Manufacturing Plant

South Korean automaker Hyundai Motors Company's Mexican unit said it planned to invest $130 million in a new plant that will manufacture aluminum auto parts in Tijuana, a border city in the northwestern state of Baja California. continue reading »

2,000 Year Old Jaguar Statue Uncovered in Southern Mexico

2,000 Year Old Jaguar Statue Uncovered in Southern Mexico

Mexican archaeologists discovered a nearly 2,000-year-old sculpture of a jaguar in the Izapa archaeological zone, the National Anthropology and History Institute, or INAH, said in a communique. continue reading »

“Yo Soy 132” Student Movement Plans to Protest Calderon’s Final Policies in Mexico

“Yo Soy 132” Student Movement Plans to Protest Calderon’s Final Policies in Mexico

Mexico's "Yo soy 132" student movement plans to stage a march later this week to protest the policies implemented by President Felipe Calderon, who will submit his final state of the nation report to Congress. continue reading »

Larry Hernandez to Star in his Own Reality Show “Larrymania”

Larry Hernandez to Star in his Own Reality Show “Larrymania”

Popular Mexican singer Larry Hernandez will star in his own reality show, "Larrymania," which will debut on Oct. 7 on the mun2 cable network. The weekly program will be broadcast on Sunday evenings and will consist of continue reading »

Photo Project Gives Children Along U.S.-Mexico Border a Chance to Share Their Stories

Photo Project Gives Children Along U.S.-Mexico Border a Chance to Share Their Stories

Earlier this year, students on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border began learning how to use a camera lens to tell a story. A project called 20/20 FOTO: Cross Borde continue reading »

‘Avatar’ Border Agents Coming to Arizona-Mexico Border

‘Avatar’ Border Agents Coming to Arizona-Mexico Border

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is testing an advanced technology whereby an "avatar" agent interviews certain Mexican visitors when they cross the border at one checkpoint in Arizona, continue reading »

Gangland Violence Claims Another 10 Lives in Mexico

Gangland Violence Claims Another 10 Lives in Mexico

Drug-related violence has left 10 people dead over the past 24 hours in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz, local authorities said. continue reading »

Missing Mexican Tourist Found Murdered in Croatia

Missing Mexican Tourist Found Murdered in Croatia

The remains of a woman found in Marjan park in the city of Split are those of a Mexican tourist who was murdered, Croatian police said Sunday. continue reading »

ICE, Mexico Honor 23 Graduates of Mexican Customs Investigator Training Program

ICE, Mexico Honor 23 Graduates of Mexican Customs Investigator Training Program

A group of 23 Mexican customs officers completed a rigorous 10-week training program modeled on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Special Agent Training Program to prepare them to more effectively fight crime along the southern border and within Mexico. continue reading »

Families Still Waiting for Justice a Year After Deadly Attack on Casino Royale

Families Still Waiting for Justice a Year After Deadly Attack on Casino Royale

Grieving family members continue to await justice a year after their loved ones were killed in a shocking daytime attack on a casino in the northern Mexican industrial city of Monterrey. continue reading »