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5.2 Early Morning Earthquake Rattles Southern Mexico

5.2 Early Morning Earthquake Rattles Southern Mexico

A magnitude-5.2 earthquake rocked southern Mexico early Tuesday, but there are no damage or injury reports, the U.S. Geological Survey, or USGS, said. continue reading »

Blog del Narco: Man Found Tortured and Executed in Sinaloa

Blog del Narco: Man Found Tortured and Executed in Sinaloa

A young unidentified man was found dead Sunday morning in an area that lies between the field and the bypass "The Costerita", south of this city. The victim was wearing blue jean pants, black belt, shirt and white tennis shoes. The victim showed signs of having been tortured and gunshot wounds. continue reading »

Fiery Crash of Pickup-Truck with 23 Suspected Undocumented Immigrants Inside, Leaves 14 Dead (VIDEO)

Fiery Crash of Pickup-Truck with 23 Suspected Undocumented Immigrants Inside, Leaves 14 Dead (VIDEO)

Authorities in Goliad County, Texas are reporting a crash of a white pick up jammed with 23 passengers, that has left at least 14 dead with Fox News reporting 14 are dead. continue reading »

Guilty Pleas from Two Men Trafficking Puerto Rican Citizenships

Guilty Pleas from Two Men Trafficking Puerto Rican Citizenships

Obdulio Edu Burgos-Dominguez and Jose Sergio Garcia-Ramirez pleaded guilty in Puerto Rico to identification fraud and identity theft for selling social security cards, birth certificates continue reading »

U.S. Born Children Lose Rights in Mexico

U.S. Born Children Lose Rights in Mexico

As a result of the slow United States economy, many Mexican migrant workers are returning with their families to their homeland to find jobs and reconnect with other family members. continue reading »

Mexico: Hub for Aerospace Industry

Mexico: Hub for Aerospace Industry

“Made in Mexico” has a familiar ring when associated with the Mexican auto industry. However, if the Mexican government reaches its goal, Mexico will be exporting $12 billion in aircraft and parts by 2020. continue reading »

Mexican Town Takes on World’s Richest Man, Carlos Slim, Over Gold & Silver Mine

Mexican Town Takes on World’s Richest Man, Carlos Slim, Over Gold & Silver Mine

A peasant town in central Mexico has declared war on the world's richest man, Carlos Slim, to prevent him from operating a gold and silver mine that threatens the environment. continue reading »

Violence in Eastern Mexico Continues, 6 Die in Drug-related Violence

Violence in Eastern Mexico Continues, 6 Die in Drug-related Violence

At least six people died in drug-related violence in the Mexican Gulf state of Veracruz, officials said. The killings occurred between Friday and Saturday in the cities of Veracruz, Martinez de la Torre and Tres Valles. continue reading »

EXTREME TRAFFICKING:  66-Year-Old Man Caught Smuggling 295-lbs of Pot in from Mexico

EXTREME TRAFFICKING:  66-Year-Old Man Caught Smuggling 295-lbs of Pot in from Mexico

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at the Columbus port of entry seized 295 pounds of marijuana Tuesday. The drugs were concealed in a vehicle being driven by a 66-year-old Deming man. continue reading »

Mexican Left Calls For Peaceful Mobilization to Annul Presidential Election

Mexican Left Calls For Peaceful Mobilization to Annul Presidential Election

Leaders of the Mexican left called Friday for a peaceful popular mobilization to annul the July 1 presidential election amid allegations of vote-buying and other machinations by the victorious Institutional Revolutionary Party, or PRI. continue reading »

Calderon Inaugurates Ancient El Coporo Archaeological Site

Calderon Inaugurates Ancient El Coporo Archaeological Site

Mexican President Felipe Calderon inaugurated the archaeological site of El Coporo, a corner of civilization that flourished between 200 and 900 A.D., located in the central state of Guanajuato. continue reading »

Mexican Tourist Bus Crash Leaves 21 Dead, 29 Injured

Mexican Tourist Bus Crash Leaves 21 Dead, 29 Injured

Twenty-one people were killed and 29 others injured Friday when a bus ran off the road and plunged into a ravine in the western Mexican state of Nayarit, authorities said. continue reading »

“Yo Soy 132” Movement Urges Authorities to Overturn Election Results

“Yo Soy 132” Movement Urges Authorities to Overturn Election Results

Mexico's Yo soy 132 student movement presented Thursday a campaign aimed at persuading authorities to annul the July 1 presidential election and avert the "imposition" of ostensible winner Enrique Peña Nieto as the country's next head of state. continue reading »

Mexican Race Car Driver German Quiroga Joins NASCAR

Mexican Race Car Driver German Quiroga Joins NASCAR

The American Dream of Mexican race car driver German Quiroga began to coalesce on Thursday when he signed with a NASCAR team to participate in four races in 2012 and show that Latinos do have a future in this sport. continue reading »

With Nadal Out, Spain Calls on Pau Gasol to Carry Flag at Opening Ceremony

With Nadal Out, Spain Calls on Pau Gasol to Carry Flag at Opening Ceremony

Pau Gasol of the NBA Los Angeles Lakers will substitute tennis player Rafael Nadal as standard-bearer of the Spanish delegation at the inaugural ceremony of the London Olympic Games, the president of Spain's Olympic committee said Friday. continue reading »