Mexico

America's fall, Monterrey's switch and more: Five things we learned from Liga MX Round 7

A Clasico defeat has Las Aguilas spinning out of control while Rayados are benefitting from a change. Goal looks at what we learned this weekend...<p>What a day Chivas coach Matias Almeyda must have had Sunday.<p>His team had just played three matches in two weeks, including last weekend's Clasico …

Monterrey

MA House

Located just outside of Mexico City, the MA House was completely designed around its surrounding environment. The home's stone facade was influenced …

Architecture

The Forgotten Mexican Punk Rebellion of 1985

When an earthquake hit Mexico City in 1985, punk music saved its rebellious soul.

Mexico City

Make a habit of visiting Mexico’s nunniest hotel

Far from Mexico’s northern, tourist-filled beaches, Oaxaca beckons.<p>Situated in a valley surrounded by green mountains, this historic, South-Central …

Oaxaca

Mexico City is sinking - and it's going to cause some real problems

Mexico City, a scant mile and a half above sea level, is sinking. It’s a turn of events that shouldn’t surprise anyone with a rudimentary grasp of …

Mexico City

San Jose region’s traffic-congestion delays hit a new high

If you South Bay commuters think you spent more time on the road last year than ever before, now there’s official confirmation.<p>In 2016, drivers faced …

Cities

These Haitian Refugees Are Stranded at the U.S.-Mexico Border

VIEW GALLERY | 10 PHOTOS<p>Haitian migrants inside a shelter in downtown Tijuana, Mexico. Dec. 18, 2016.<br>Jerome Sessini—Magnum<p>1 of 10<p>The majority of the …

Refugees

Xolos settle for a tie as big lead gets away

What appeared to be a convincing win for the Tijuana Xolos became an afternoon the Mexican soccer club would just as soon forget.<p>Tijuana took a …

Mexican Futbol

Golf -- Mexico's Roberto Diaz gets exemption into WGC-Mexico Championship

Roberto Diaz, 30, has secured a spot in next week's WGC-Mexico Championship via the Official World Golf Ranking as the highest-ranked player from …

Golf

The 15 worst cities for rush hour traffic

<b>London (CNN) —</b> Plenty of drivers complain about rush hour traffic, but some have more to gripe about than others.<p>Bangkok has the worst evening rush hour traffic in the world for a second consecutive year, according to GPS manufacturer TomTom.<p>The results were compiled after TomTom tracked a …

Mexico City

Supreme Court enters Mexico border debate with Texas shooting case

WASHINGTON — As if U.S.-Mexico relations could get no worse, the Supreme Court enters the fray Tuesday with a case that may set them back further.<p>Either the justices will decide, as two lower federal courts before them, that 15-year-old Sergio Adrián Hernández Güereca was killed by a U.S. Border …

Central America

Veracruz All Natural Is Finally Opening a Taco Restaurant in Austin

Up in North Burnet<p>Austin’s favorite taco trailer <b>Veracruz All Natural</b> is finally opening up its first <b>Austin-area restaurant</b> in North Burnet. The grand opening is pegged for Saturday, <b>May 20</b>, but notes that the date may change.<p>Veracruz co-owners and sisters Reyna and Maritza Vazquez originally wanted …

Veracruz

Here’s Why the Great Wall of Trump is an Alternative Fact

All along the 2,000-mile border with Mexico you can see clearly where the concrete barrier is supposed to go up, and why it will never be built the way Trump wants it.<p>TIJUANA, Mexico — In the northernmost corner of Mexico, where the United States’ southern border fence extends into the Pacific …

Central America

US Bishops join Mexico colleagues, denounce 'Santa Muerte'

Bishops in the United States are denouncing La Santa Muerte — the skeleton folk saint in Mexico linked to the illicit drug trade.<p>Santa Fe Archbishop …

Religion

Mexico's Carstens Said to Stay at Banxico Until End of November - Bloomberg

Governor Agustin Carstens pushed back his departure from Mexico’s central bank, previously announced for July, as the nation faces a surge in …

Central America

Chivas shades Clasico Nacional to leave Club America in disarray

Chivas came out on top in a typically ferocious Clasico Nacional against a reeling Club America on Saturday night.<p>Angel Zaldivar, who has proven …

Club America

WATCH: Club America manager Ricardo La Volpe sent off for making a tackle

The Club America manager was sent to the stands after getting in on the action while his team was trailing in the Clasico Nacional<p>It has not been a great night for Ricardo La Volpe.<p>The Club America manager had already seen his team go a goal and a man down to Chivas in the Clasico Nacional, …

Club America

The Ongoing Battle On The Border

Central American migrants resting next to the train tracks while waiting for the freight train "La Bestia", or the Beast, to travel to north Mexico …

Immigration

Treat Mexico as the Important Ally and Trading Partner It Is, Ex-Ambassador Says

The U.S. must treat Mexico as a respected partner if we hope to resolve trade, immigration and crime issues.

Central America

The Club America coach walked out on the field and stole the ball from an opposing player

Ricardo La Volpe is … eccentric. And after decades of managing, we figured we’d seen all of his antics, but he took it to another level on Saturday …

Club America

KQED

It’s Halloween weekend in Mexico City, and my friend Mauricio Mendia is preparing for his DJ set at the American Legion. The theme for the night is …

Mexico City

Mexico: 5 dead bodies dumped along highway in Veracruz state

Mexican authorities say the dead bodies of five men were dumped along a highway in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz.<p>The state prosecutor's office …

Veracruz

Authentic Hope in the Twilight of Failed Neoliberal Capitalism

Each group of speakers at the Open Labs fora on "Cities that Learn" in Mexico City explained their unique methodology and shared success stories for …

Mexico City

The week ahead: Results, not rhetoric, matter with Mexico

When two of President Donald Trump’s cabinet visits Mexico in the week ahead, immigration may rightly dominate the headlines, but trade relations …

Central America

5 takeaways from Adam Silver's state of the union address

NBA commissioner Adam Silver conducted his annual state of the union ahead of Saturday night's All-Star festivities.<p>Silver also took questions from …

NBA

This Mexican Street Artist Mixes Science Fiction and Psychedelia - Creators

South of the US-Mexico border, Smithe, aka Luis Enrique, creates some of the most striking graffiti and murals seen on the streets of Mexico City. But Smithe isn't just plying his trade in his home city. He takes his talents abroad, including stops in Miami for the Scope Art Show and New York City, …

Art

Mexico warns U.S. trade war could be a threat to security co-operation

If U.S. President Donald Trump attempts to impose unfavourable terms of trade, Mexico may retaliate by ceasing to co-operate on drug enforcement, migration control, security and intelligence, a Mexican cabinet minister told The Globe and Mail in one of his government’s most explicit warnings to …

Central America

Marijuana found inside firewood seized at U.S.-Mexico border

More than 100 pounds of Marijuana have been seized at the U.S. - Mexico Border on Wednesday, according to officials with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection.<p>In a statement released Friday, the incident happened at the Port of Sasabe, about 74 miles southwest of Tucson.<p>Officers found the drugs …

Central America

FMF opens investigation after fan violence mars match between Veracruz, Tigres

The Federacion Mexicana de Futbol is launching a probe into the violence that took place at Estadio Luis "Pirata" de la Fuente.<p>Friday night's Liga MX …

Veracruz

Nine die in shootouts with Mexican marines

Five suspects and a taxi driver have been killed in two shootouts between drug cartel gunmen and marines at a border town in northern Mexico.<p>The …

Gulf Cartel