Stories tagged: Mexico
Mon., May 30, 2016, 9:34 a.m.
Authorities say one of the FBI’s 10 Most Wanted Fugitives has been captured on the border with Mexico, a man wanted in the death of his pregnant girlfriend.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 3:17 p.m.
Mexico’s Foreign Relations Department ruled Friday that the extradition of convicted drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States can go forward.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 12:57 p.m.
Mexico is lowering its economic growth forecast for 2016, citing what it calls “adverse” international conditions including sluggish industrial production in the United States.
UPDATED: Tue., May 17, 2016, 3:10 p.m.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Tuesday proposed legalizing gay marriage, a move that would enshrine on a national level a Supreme Court ruling last year that it was unconstitutional …
Mon., May 16, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
A second Mexican judge has ruled that the extradition of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States can go forward.
Fri., May 13, 2016, 12:58 p.m.
A judge has dismissed a shareholder lawsuit over alleged bribery involving Wal-Mart’s operations in Mexico.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 4:29 p.m.
Mexico City is ordering 40 percent of cars and trucks to stay off the streets Thursday, extending for a third day a traffic cutback aimed at lessening pollution.
Tue., May 3, 2016, 9:19 a.m.
Two brothers charged with murder in the presumed killing of a missing Washington state couple have been spotted in Mexico, and authorities are seeking the records of a cellphone they …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 6:47 a.m.
Year-round flights to Mexico from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport will start in July. Port of Seattle officials said in a Thursday news release that Volaris Airlines will fly between Guadalajara and …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 9:15 a.m.
Armed men in Mexico have launched near-simultaneous assaults on police in the resort city of Acapulco, setting off shootouts in which one attacker was killed and one officer wounded.
Fri., April 22, 2016, 7:05 a.m.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says he will ask Congress to raise the limit on decriminalized marijuana for personal use to 28 grams, or about one ounce. Mexico had previously …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 1:37 p.m.
An explosion killed at least 13 people and injured dozens at a petrochemical plant on Mexico’s southern Gulf coast, forcing evacuations as a fire billowed a toxin-filled cloud, officials said …
Mon., April 18, 2016, 1:05 p.m.
Mexico’s Popocatepetl volcano has seen a dramatic overnight explosion that sent ash blowing over the major city of Puebla directly to the east, forcing closure of the city’s airport.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 2:12 p.m.
A new poll says approval for Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has fallen to the lowest level for any of the country’s last four presidents.
Wed., April 13, 2016, 1:10 p.m.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 60,000 Avalon and Camry sedans in North America because their front passenger air bags may not deploy in a crash.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 10:18 a.m.
Mexico City residents are packing buses and subway cars, and many are walking or biking to work because authorities have barred millions of vehicles from the streets due to a …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 12:28 p.m.
Donald Trump would force Mexico to pay for a border wall by threatening to cut off billions of dollars in remittances sent by immigrants living in the U.S., according to …
Tue., April 5, 2016, 8:12 a.m.
Ford will build a new $1.6 billion factory in Mexico, creating about 2,800 jobs and shifting small-car production from the U.S.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 7:35 p.m.
Experts have found evidence of a large fire in which at least 17 bodies were burned at a dump in southern Mexico, a member of the investigating team said Friday, …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 3:50 p.m.
Moody’s credit rating agency has changed the outlook for Mexico’s debt rating to negative from stable, citing low oil prices and slow economic growth.
Fri., March 18, 2016, 11:21 a.m.
Choking smog returned to the skies of Mexico City this week at levels not seen in more than a decade, prompting fears of more eye-watering days to come as efforts …
Fri., March 18, 2016, 11:12 a.m.
A Seattle attorney representing a community police leader who has been jailed in Mexico says she is expected to be released from prison Friday.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 8:45 a.m.
Nigerian drug agents say they have arrested four Mexicans helping Nigerian criminals build a “super-lab” capable of producing billions of dollars’ worth of methamphetamine.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 10:25 a.m.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto compared the language of Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump to that of dictators Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini in an interview published Monday, and said …
Fri., March 4, 2016, 10:31 a.m.
Mexican authorities said Friday that four workers died when scaffolding collapsed at a cathedral under construction in the southern city of Tuxtepec.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 10:28 a.m.
The Mexican government has made his first direct response to Donald Trump’s pledge to build a wall along the two countries’ border – and make Mexico pay for it.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 10:14 a.m.
A lawyer for drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman said Wednesday his client now wants to be extradited as soon as possible to the United States because guards at a …
Tue., March 1, 2016, 1:20 p.m.
The Mexican government has come up with a plan to confront criticism of the country during U.S. electoral campaigns, but it doesn’t include getting into verbal duels with presidential candidates.
Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 1:31 p.m.
Mexicans are backing former President Vicente Fox in his verbal spat with Donald Trump after Fox called the Republican front-runner “crazy” and a “false prophet” and Trump replied that Fox …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
The federal government is using eye scans and facial recognition technology for the first time to verify the identities of foreigners leaving the United States on foot at a busy …