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Americans Might Soon Get To Buy Mexican Beachfront, Border Land

For the first time in nearly a century, Mexico is considering letting foreigners own land outright along the coast and near international borders. Right now, only Mexicans can hold the title to land in the so-called restricted zone. The president and many lawmakers want to relax the ownership laws …

Classic Beef Meatballs

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Daniel Holzman | Michael Chernow | The Meatball Shop Cookbook | Ballantine Books, 2011<p>Here they are—the top sellers at …

Pati Jinich's Mole for the Day of the Dead

<i>This Friday, November 1, is the Day of the Dead. Today, Mexican food authority Pati Jinich is sharing a recipe for her favorite mole. Serve some up this Friday to remember your loved ones.</i><p>There are so many different Mexican mole sauces that the safest bet is not to try guessing their number at all. …

Recipes

Sopa Seca de Fideo with Tomatillos Recipe

Are you familiar with sopa seca de fideo? It’s a classic Mexican side dish, made much like Mexican or Spanish rice, but instead of browning rice and …

A History of Dia de los Muertos

<i>In Food History 101, we're hitting the books -- to explore the who, what, when, where, and why of what we eat today.</i><p><i>Today: We celebrate Day of the Dead by remembering loved ones through food.</i><p>Every culture has their own traditions and customs for memorializing the dead, both somber and more joyous. …

Day of the Dead

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Mexico drug cartel in conflict with self-defence groups in Michoacán state

The escalating conflict between self-defence groups from the western Mexican state of Michoacán and the Knights Templar drug cartel triggered a shootout in the centre of a major city and attacks on power stations leaving hundreds of thousands without electricity over the weekend.<p>The clashes were …

What's the Origin of the Word "Dude"?

For some time now, we have known the basic outline of the story of “dude.” The word was first used in the late 1800s as a term of mockery for young …

High Fashion

Following Bloomberg's Lead, Mexico Aims To Fight Fat

Nearly a third of all Mexicans are obese, putting Mexico at the top of the list of overweight nations — ahead of the United States.<p>In the battle against the bulge, lawmakers are taking aim at consumer's pocketbooks. They're proposing a series of new taxes on high calorie food and sodas. Health …

#MyAfter #tc10mile Lucid Foto and Chili Dogs! CC: @Orig_Grav_Paul http://t.co/J3PEENinMJ

When there's no more room in hell, the dead shall eat chili cheese dogs for lunch: http://t.co/1KtZ4AjYAJ

Robert Krzak

The Best Hot Dog Toppings: Chicago, Sonoran And Beyond (PHOTOS)

We love hot dogs for a lot of reasons, but we've pinpointed the most compelling one: hot dog toppings. And no, we are not talking about ketchup.<p>Since July is National Hot Dog month, and you've probably already ordered your hot dog apron and hat for the season, let's get down to business and talk …

Getting messy with the chili cheese tater tots from Dog Haus

Once in a while you come across a snack that makes you truly thankful you're alive. A snack that will let you get completely lost in the blissful five minutes it takes to scarf it down. For me, that snack is currently a brown paper container full of the chili cheese tots from Dog Haus in Pasadena. …

The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

Cooking

99% of kidnappings in Mexico went unreported last year

Few crime statistics are as sobering as the ones coming out of Mexico these days.<p>The latest public security report, (pdf, Spanish link) released by Mexico’s statistics bureau (INEGI) earlier this week, reveals the extent of the country’s rampant and virtually unpunished kidnapping problem. …

Mexico

When Husbands Retire First

This is a special segment directed at men who have, or will be retiring before their wives. On the surface, it may seem pretty common for husbands to retire first since they are stereotypically older and may have spent more time in the corporate workforce.<p>Reaching retirement age and providing for …

Associated Press News

Prime Rib & Yorkshire Pudding

Christmas Day this year meant shoveling a path out the side door and putting this fine rib roast on the Big Green Egg. This is an adaptation of Dr. …

Three Ways To Be As Mentally Tough As A Pro Football Player

From working with professional athletes, I can attest to the fact that football players are about as rugged as people get, both mentally and physically.<p>In recent times, we’ve seen remarkable examples of players who’ve faced enormous challenges to their health and career, yet were able to bounce …