Central America

The 50 most violent cities in the world

Latin America holds the ignominious distinction of having the most cities on Mexico's Citizens' Council for Public Security's annual ranking of the …

Mexico

Zacua introduces the first electric car from Mexico

You might not know about Zacua, but the company is making headlines on both sides of the border with the first electric car made completely in Mexico …

Mexico City

Cenote Diving: Discover The Darkside Of Scuba In Mexico

<b>These are the best Cenote Dives near Tulum Mexico!</b><p>Cenote Diving Tulum is an extraordinary experience. From twirling natural lights falling like laser …

Mexico

Concrete, Steel and Glass Townhouses Invite In Minimalism with a Green Tinge

Maximizing space, privacy and a special connection with greenery, <b>Townhouses Hipódromo</b> provides a secluded oasis amidst the increasingly cluttered and …

Architecture

Explore the magic of Mexico City: First-timer's guide to spectacular sites and much more

Interested in exploring a city with a rich history, world-class museums, and a vibrant culture that is less than two hours away? Then say, “Hola …

Mexico

Mexico Hopes Its Famous Chorizo Can Win Over Donald Trump

When Barack Obama visited the Mexican city of Toluca for the North American Leaders Summit in 2014, he lamented that he didn't have time to try the "legendary" local chorizo.<p>"Hopefully next time I stop by, I'm gonna be able to have some of that," Obama said as he thanked his Mexican counterpart …

Mexico

The Deadliest Assignment: Reporting in Mexico

<b>Watch</b> <b>"CBSN: On Assignment"</b> <b>on Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on CBS and on our streaming network CBSN.</b><p>Sirens blared as a Ciudad Juarez State Police Officer …

Mexico

Feuji and Eknovate Announce Merger to Focus on Next Generation Technology and Services

While Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence Solutions will offset Indian Services Sector Challenges, Indian Talents bolsters Global …

Costa Rica

Meet the Mexican General Who Gave His Leg a Full State Burial

The self-styled “Napoleon of the West,” Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, was an eccentric general and president who is still blamed in Mexico for his …

Mexico

NAFTA round one is over — and we're getting to the trading-threats stage

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The first round of the NAFTA re-negotiations is over. You can find the communiqué <i>here</i>. It’s dull pap meant to paper over …

Mexico City

Who still believes that Trump will build a big, beautiful wall and that Mexico will pay for it?

On Tuesday, fresh from a week of getting hammered over his belief that when neo-Nazis march into town and there's a terrorist attack you have to look …

Mexico

India paddler Mudit Dani bags three medals at ITTF El Salvador Junior Open

Mudit paired up with Jacobo Vahnish of Panama to pick up gold in the team event.<p>India’s rising table tennis talent Mudit Dani underlined his progress …

El Salvador

The 9 Most Popular Wellness Travel Destinations on Pinterest

Imagine coming back from a life-changing trip feeling like you're ready to take on the world. I’d be lying if I said I’ve never thought about it. And …

Lifestyle

Projecting the U.S. roster for September's World Cup qualifiers

A pair of crucial World Cup qualifiers await the U.S. national team in September and injuries could leave Bruce Arena with some decisions to make.It …

Soccer

Chile abortion: Court approves easing total ban

<b>Chile's constitutional court has voted to approve a bill to ease the country's total ban on abortions.</b><p>It ruled that terminations are justified after rape, if the mother's life is at risk or if the foetus is not expected to survive the pregnancy.<p>The law was approved after two years' debate in the …

Latin America

'Godzilla' Descends On Mexico City As Filmmakers Shoot Scenes In The Metropolis

While America was consumed by the total eclipse of the sun, residents of Mexico City witnessed a spectacle of a different order: Godzilla attacked the metropolis. Scenes from the new film were shot in the Mexican capital.

Mexico City

How to Remember My Mother - Los Angeles Review of Books

<i>This piece will appear in the LARB Print Quarterly Journal: No. 15, Revolution</i><p>I SAW SOMETHING on my left cheek. I thought it was a scab. I pulled it …

Books

Medical Marijuana, Inc. Announces State of Mexico's Historic Purchase of Company's Cannabis Product for Its Citizens

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Medical Marijuana, Inc. (MJNA), the first publicly traded cannabis company in the United States, today announced that the State of Mexico's government has purchased the company's Real Scientific Hemp Oil-X™ (RSHO-X™) CBD hemp oil products from its subsidiary …

Cannabis

Where is the world's most dangerous country for young people?

The widening gap in youth mortality between the developed and developing world is down to traffic accidents, violence and disease, a new analysis shows<p>Violence, preventable diseases and traffic accidents are to blame for a widening of the youth mortality gap between the developed and developing …

Geography

These graphic novels were a lifeline for my kids during a year in Central America

When my eldest son was a toddler, he constantly propositioned people with his favorite phrase: “Book-on-a-couch?” He was so passionate about books that when his injured grandmother had to babysit him for an entire work day, she spent eight hours reading him one book-on-a-couch after another. The …

Lifestyle

Where Mexico’s El Chapo Guzman Beats El Mencho, The Reportedly Most Powerful Cartel Leader [Opinion]

El Chapo Guzman and El Mencho are two drug lords who have been making headlines in relation to Mexico’s cartel underworld. Both came from humble …

Mexico

These are the most expensive travel days of the year

We all love a good travel deal, so avoid these two days.<p>There are two days of the year that are the absolute most expensive days of the year, according to the CEO of FareCompare -- November 22nd and November 26th. Understandably, that's the Wednesday before and the Sunday after Thanksgiving.<p>If …

Costa Rica

Where to Find the Best Mole Poblano in Mexico

Puebla, located just over 60 miles southeast of Mexico City, is nothing short of a charmer. Its walkable streets are lined with eye-catching Baroque architecture: vibrantly hued, tile-studded churches and mansions that pop against the clear blue sky. The city’s historic center has been maintained …

Mexico

Holbox Guide: hotels, restaurants and things to do

Heading to the Mexico's Isla Holbox? Here's our pick of what to do, where to stay and the best places to eat<p>When planning a trip to Mexico most people's first thought is Tulum. But a few hours north of this popular resort is a little known secret island called Holbox (pronounced Hol-bosh) which is …

Asia Travel

Vice President Pence’s High-Wire Act Abroad

PANAMA CITY — Vice President Mike Pence engaged in a familiar balancing act last week during his fourth trip abroad, firmly defending President Donald Trump while seeking to calm foreign leaders perturbed by news emanating from the White House.<p>The vice president returned to the U.S. Friday, a day …

Panama City

Family stranded after Canadian travel visas cancelled mid-way

Video: Family stranded after Canadian travel visas cancelled mid-way<p>A mother and her three young children were stranded after their visas to travel …

Panama City

Pennsylvania teacher dies after falling of balcony in Mexico | Miami Herald

A Pennsylvania teacher tragically died after she fell off a balcony in Mexico when she lost her balance from laughing.<p>Sharon Regoli Ciferno, a …

Mexico

Tigres clicking ahead of showdown: Five Thoughts on Liga MX Round 5

Tuca Ferretti rested Enner Valencia but his side still dominated Pumas, while Chivas continued struggle — Goal reviews Jornada 5<p>This week the establishment struck back. In so many areas of our world, the extremes are pulling through. So it was with Liga MX through four weeks of the Apertura. Week 5 …

Mexican Futbol

115 migrants in 'deplorable condition' rescued from truck in eastern Mexico

Around 115 migrants, including 41 minors, travelling in "in deplorable conditions" in a truck were rescued by police in the eastern Mexican state of …

Mexico

NAFTA talks make U.S.-Mexican border businesses nervous

HERMOSILLO, Mexico — Walk into any Walmart or Target in the United States and you'll likely find Hector Placencia's Mexican-made plastic products, from children's toys to air fresheners for cars.<p>In just over two years, the Phoenix native went from a business plan, to opening a plastic-injection …

Business