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Human Trafficking, Sexual Tourism Going Undetected in Mexico, Says Expert

Human Trafficking, Sexual Tourism Going Undetected in Mexico, Says Expert

Officials are not aware of the real scope of people trafficking in Mexico, which has become a "paradise" for those involved in this type of crime, expert Alicia Mesa Bribiesca told Efe. continue reading »

OLYMPICS: Mexican Diver Thrives on Fear and Risk

OLYMPICS: Mexican Diver Thrives on Fear and Risk

Mexico's Pan-American diving champion, Ivan Garcia, said Wednesday that if one day he loses his fear of diving from the 10-meter platform he will retire. continue reading »

U.S.-Mexico Program Launched to Detect Illegal Shipments of Nuclear Materials

U.S.-Mexico Program Launched to Detect Illegal Shipments of Nuclear Materials

A program to improve the detection and interdiction of illegal shipments of nuclear materials has been successfully implemented at Mexico's four main ports, the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City said. continue reading »

Nearly 5 Million Birds Killed in Mexican Flu Outbreak

Nearly 5 Million Birds Killed in Mexican Flu Outbreak

Some 4.9 million birds have died since the outbreak of bird flu started five weeks ago at farms in the western Mexican state of Jalisco, officials said. continue reading »

Mexico’s Olympic Boxer, Oscar Valdez, Confident he Can Beat Cuba’s Alvarez

Mexico’s Olympic Boxer, Oscar Valdez, Confident he Can Beat Cuba’s Alvarez

Oscar Valdez, Mexico's top boxing hope at the London Olympics, said Wednesday he has what it takes to defeat the 2011 world amateur champion in his division, Cuban Lazaro Alvarez. continue reading »

Number of Hispanics Pursuing Ph.D.s Rises 161% from 2000 to 2010

Number of Hispanics Pursuing Ph.D.s Rises 161% from 2000 to 2010

According to information obtained from U.S. Census data, Hispanics with doctorates jumped 161 percent from 1990 to 2010. This number is almost double the non-Hispanic rate of 90 percent, according to the census data. continue reading »

Star de Azlan’s Music Is a Mix of Country and Mariachi

Star de Azlan’s Music Is a Mix of Country and Mariachi

Star de Azlan, faithful to her Mexican-American heritage, is starting to focus on making a musical crossover by fusing mariachi and country. continue reading »

Mexican Singer Alexander Acha Doesn’t Mind Being Known as Emmanuel’s Son

Mexican Singer Alexander Acha Doesn’t Mind Being Known as Emmanuel’s Son

Though one day he'd like to be known for his own achievements in music and no longer as the "son of Emmanuel," Mexican singer Alexander Acha told Efe that he knows he'll never stop being identified that way because his father is "one of the greats." continue reading »

It’s National Tequila Day - Time to Celebrate

It’s National Tequila Day - Time to Celebrate

Tequila, the Mexican spirit for the very spirited is celebrating its existence in a very American way with its own day of celebration. The fastest growing distilled spirit is getting respect and sales continue reading »

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 »