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Earthquake sways buildings in Mexico

A moderate earthquake off the coast of Baja California is swaying buildings in Mexico City.


Collision suspected in yacht mishap that killed 3

Yacht Accident

A yacht racing off the coasts of California and Mexico apparently collided at night with a much larger vessel, leaving three crew members dead and one missing, a sailing organization said early Sunday. It was the state's second ocean racing tragedy this month....


Bribe Report Puts Focus on Mexico's 'Gestores'

Claims that U.S. retail giant Wal-Mart used payoffs to speed zoning and other permits in its break-neck Mexican expansion are sparking soul-searching in Mexico, where crowded government offices are the working grounds of shadowy facilitators known as "gestores."


Mexican Immigration to U.S. Slowed Significantly, Report Says

Mexican Immigration

The Pew Hispanic Center said that not only did immigration come to a near halt after years of growth but also the number of Mexicans leaving rose sharply.


U.S. lawmakers launch Wal-Mart bribery investigation

Two Democratic lawmakers on Monday said they are launching an investigation into allegations of bribery at Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Mexican affiliate.


Wal-Mart silenced Mexican bribe inquiry: NY Times


Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer, squelched an internal investigation into allegations of bribery at its Mexican subsidiary instead of broadening the probe, the New York Times reported on Saturday.


43 killed in Mexican bus-truck collision

Forty-three people were killed and 18 injured Friday morning in a roadway crash involving a bus in the state of Veracruz, the governor's office said.


Strong tremor shakes buildings in Mexico City

A strong earthquake struck a sparsely populated area in the mountains of western Mexico on Wednesday, and caused tall buildings to sway more than 200 miles away in Mexico City.


Obama, Calderon, Harper talk trade, energy

President Barack Obama is convening a summit with leaders from Mexico and Canada on Monday that aims to boost a fragile recovery and grapple with thorny energy issues against a backdrop of painfully high gas prices....


Tens of thousands gather for pope's Mass in Mexico

Tens of thousands of people gathered Sunday to attend the highlight of Pope Benedict XVI's visit to this violence-troubled country.


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