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  • Mexico's political left unable to derail Pemex legislation

    Mexico's political left unable to derail Pemex legislation
    MEXICO CITY — Mexico's leftist politicians have watched hopelessly in recent days as a center-right coalition secured passage of a sweeping energy reform bill that will allow foreigners to drill for oil on Mexican territory for the first time in...
  • Texas executes Mexican citizen who killed police officer

    Texas executes Mexican citizen who killed police officer
    HOUSTON — Texas executed a Mexican citizen late Wednesday despite objections from Mexico, a former Texas governor and U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry. Edgar Tamayo Arias, 46, was put to death at 9:32 p.m. Central time for killing a Houston...
  • Three men charged with funneling illegal campaign funds

    Three men charged with funneling illegal campaign funds
    SAN DIEGO — Just as this city is recovering from the scandal that drove Bob Filner from the mayor's office, along comes another political firestorm. But instead of sexual harassment, it involves allegations of illegal contributions flowing into...
  • Mexico's Peña Nieto denies growth of vigilante movement

    Mexico's Peña Nieto denies growth of vigilante movement
    MEXICO CITY -- Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said Wednesday that the vigilante "self-defense" groups of Michoacan had "in no way" been allowed to expand on his watch, even though the groups began to emerge three months after his inauguration and...
  • Planned execution in Texas draws high-profile protests

    Planned execution in Texas draws high-profile protests
    HOUSTON — Secretary of State John F. Kerry and a former Texas governor are part of an international coalition trying to halt Texas' execution of a Mexican citizen this week. Edgar Tamayo Arias, 46, is to be put to death Wednesday for fatally...
  • Mexico worries: Is Michoacan violence causing 'cucaracha effect'?

    Mexico worries: Is Michoacan violence causing 'cucaracha effect'?
    MEXICO CITY — It is known here as the “cucaracha effect,” the possibility that a heavy government crackdown in one part of Mexico will simply send the bad guys scurrying off, cockroach-like, to some other place and cause new trouble....
  • Officials protest Texas plan to execute Mexican citizen

    Officials protest Texas plan to execute Mexican citizen
    HOUSTON — A Mexican national facing execution in Texas this week has drawn support from Mexican officials, a former Texas governor and U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry, who appealed to Gov. Rick Perry and state courts for a reprieve —...
  • Alfredo Ramos Martínez rediscovered Mexico in Los Angeles

    Alfredo Ramos Martínez rediscovered Mexico in Los Angeles
    For generations, a holy trinity of painter-muralists has loomed over Mexican modern art. Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros and José Clemente Orozco, known as los tres grandes, or "the big three," generally have set the terms for any discussion about...
  • Mexican government helicopter crashes in Michoacan; three injured

    Mexican government helicopter crashes in Michoacan; three injured
    MEXICO CITY—Three people were injured when a Mexican government helicopter became tangled in a zipline Friday and crashed in the state of Michoacan, where hundreds of security forces have arrived in recent days to quell a dispute between vigilante...
  • Oaxacan youth basketball team competes on a global level

    Oaxacan youth basketball team competes on a global level
    The one they call Coco, because his head's a perfect sphere, is barely 4 feet tall. Still, he'd be willing, he said, to take on Kobe Bryant. And who would the winner be? "Probably me," said Haritskevin Merino Hernandez. "I'm little. I run faster."...
  • Jose de Jesus Gutierrez Rebollo dies at 79; disgraced Mexican general

    Jose de Jesus Gutierrez Rebollo dies at 79; disgraced Mexican general
    Handpicked for the job by the Mexican president, praised by the U.S. government for his honesty, army Gen. Jose de Jesus Gutierrez Rebollo seemed the perfect man to serve as drug czar. But barely 11 weeks into the job, Gutierrez Rebollo was fired in...