Mexico

This is what the hours after being deported look like

Less than 48 hours ago, Luz María was removed from the US after 25 years. She’s now in Tijuana, the bustling border city that has become the land of the deported<p>Luz María Hernández gazes blankly across the shaded courtyard, clutching a cellphone in one hand and a sodden handkerchief in the other. …

Immigration

How La Virgen de Guadalupe Become an Icon

On the anniversary of her first appearance, we look at the evolution of the symbol that has special resonance for Mexican people.<p>I was 14 when my grandmother bought me a cheap white T-shirt with an iron-on decal of la Virgen de Guadalupe. We were at an open air market on the north end of Mexico …

Central America

Mexico City is the culinary capital every foodie needs to visit

Mexico's agricultural bounty<p>No matter what time of year it is, Mexico has an exciting mix of fresh fruits and vegetables that are in season. Tropical …

Travel

Cross-border pedestrian airport bridge draws growing traffic

Shortly after deplaning in Tijuana, Ed and Carol Asbury and seven family members stepped into San Diego on Thursday, rested and tanned after three …

Central America

How NAFTA transformed Mexico's food economy

A New York Times report posits that NAFTA quickly transformed Mexico’s diet and food economy by offering easy access to high-calorie, low-nutrient …

U.S. Politics

MICA: Mexico’s Leyenda Brings to the Market TV Series ‘La Amenaza Roja’

Following on “Diablo Guardián,” Ramiro Ruiz, producer of Alonso Ruizpalacios’ “Güeros,” one of the standout Latin American movie debuts of the …

Central America

'Shame' to end NAFTA, build wall as Mexico rebounds, says tourism minister

Tourism is thriving. The economy is improving. Seaside resorts are reviving. Quaint historic towns with archaeological riches are drawing international visitors, and Mexico is holding its rank as one of the top 10 world destinations, on pace to exceed 37 million international tourists in 2017.<p>But …

Central America

San Judas de Tadeo: Mexico's Defender of Lost Causes

<b>San Judas de Tadeo: Mexico's Defender of Lost Causes</b><br>By Lydia Carey<p><i>The second Judas disciple in the Son of God's entourage has his own devoted</i> …

Theology

Is Pedro Caixinha continuing Rangers mistakes? Cruz Azul boss axes veteran striker

The former Ibrox manager has axed the Mexico international in a similar style to his fall out with Kenny Miller.<p>Pedro Caixinha could be failing to …

Pedro Caixinha

Two-thirds of Mexicans reject amnesty for gang members: poll

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Two-thirds of Mexicans reject offering an amnesty to members of criminal gangs as a way of reducing violence in the country, a poll showed on Monday, days after a top leftist presidential candidate floated the idea of exploring the step.<p>At the start of December, Andres …

World News

Could Mexico City Support an NBA Franchise?

Eduardo Najera, a chippy, defensive-minded forward, never averaged more than seven points a game during an 11-year NBA career spent with five …

Basketball

Uber fights ban on cash payments in Mexican state

MEXICO CITY - Uber Technologies Inc said on Monday that it had appealed regulations that have barred it from accepting cash fares in the Mexican …

Uber

THE LION KING Cast Members Perform Dual-Language 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight' For 20th Anniversary

In honor of the show's 20th anniversary, The Lion King cast members Adrienne Walker, who's been playing Nala on Broadway since July of 2016, and …

The Lion King

How to Watch Gremio vs. Pachuca: Club World Cup Live Stream, TV Channel

The 2017 FIFA Club World Cup continues in the United Arab Emirates, where Copa Libertadores champion Gremio and CONCACAF Champions League winner …

Soccer

Benzema always scores in the Club World Cup

The only player in the squad to have scored in the competition in both 2014 and 2016.

Real Madrid

Tribiany Mendochy post Spectacular aerial shots taken during IOGP Mexico Grand Prix

MANZANILLO, Col., December 10, 2017.- This Sunday was the final of the 2017 Champ Boat Series, where six teams participated, resulting in Chris …

Motor Racing

Surprise! Chicago suburb is home to a major Guadalupe shrine

Chicago, Ill., Dec 12, 2017 / 03:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Marian devotion is intense among the hundreds of thousands of people who visit the Shrine of …

Christianity

Archbishop Lori presides at archdiocesan celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe | Archdiocese of Baltimore

WESTMINSTER – Close to 500 people weathered a steady snowfall the evening of Dec. 9 to participate in the archdiocesan celebration of Our Lady of …

Central America

Mexico City 2017: Top five swimming moments

<b>1. Carlotta Gilli enjoys breakthrough Worlds</b><p>The 16-year-old had a glittering performance at her first World Championships, winning five golds and one …

Olympics

Death in the Mexican Imagination

“Our relationship with death is intimate,” Octavio Paz, Mexico’s most celebrated 20th-century poet, wrote about his country in the classic book “The Labyrinth of Solitude.” “More intimate, perhaps, than any other people.”<p>Death is everywhere in Mexico. In the bodies of the victims of powerful drug …

Opinion

A New Way to Show Your Devotion in Mexico City: Wear a T-Shirt

A Smithsonian folklorist makes the pilgrimage to the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe and discovers an emerging tradition<p>Comment on this Story

Central America

Ford’s 300-mile electric crossover will now be built in Mexico

The blue oval plans to pad margins thanks to Mexico’s lower labor costs.<p>Remember when Ford said it was going to build its 300-mile electric crossover in the US? Well, plans have changed.<p>Ford's new electric crossover, which is believed to pack 300 miles of range, will now be built at the Cautitlan …

Autos

Our Lady of Guadalupe and the Apocalypse

Share<p>The Church’s liturgical year celebrates on August 15th the Woman of the Apocalypse, “a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, …

Theology

Wife of disgraced Mexican governor taking 'refuge' in UK: report

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The wife of a detained former Mexican governor is living in Britain and has demanded back artwork, golf clubs and crystal that were seized by the government, according to a letter obtained by news site Animal Politico.<p>Karime Macias is the wife of former ruling party Veracruz …

World News

A Nasty, Nafta-Related Surprise: Mexico’s Soaring Obesity

SAN CRISTÓBAL DE LAS CASAS, Mexico — William Ruiz Sánchez spends his days grilling burgers and slathering fried hot dogs with pepperoni and cheese at his family’s restaurant. Refrigerators and fire-engine red tables provided by Coca-Cola feature the company’s logo in exchange for exclusive sale of …

News

Mexico City arrests man over building collapse's in quake

Mexico City prosecutors say they have arrested a man who signed off on an apparently faulty construction project that collapsed in the magnitude 7.1 …

Business

Mexican opposition leader Anaya to seek presidency in coalition

Ricardo Anaya gestures to his supporters after announcing his participation as a presidential pre-candidate for the coalition known as "For Mexico in …

News (South Africa)

U.S. Government Officials Accused Of Torture By El Chapo’s Aide

Jesus Raul Beltran-Leon, one of El Chapo’s aides in the Sinaloa Cartel, has through his lawyers accused U.S government officials of widespread …

Central America

Your No-stress Guide to Planning an All-inclusive Honeymoon

With all the stress of planning a wedding, the honeymoon should be the fun part.<p>But with endless vacation options and choices to make no matter where …

U.S. Virgin Islands

Cenote Diving in Tulum Mexico with Ko'ox Diving

After learning to dive in Utila Honduras, I was keen to test out my PADI diving certification in Mexico. The last time I was in Tulum, I went …

Scuba Diving