Mexico Is Now the Fattest Country in the Americas!
Mexico Is Now the Fattest Country in the Americas!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/10/2013 - 16:29

Mexico is a very fat country. That’s according to a new report from the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization, which calls the U.S.’ southern neighbor the most obese country in the hemisphere.


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Manuela Hernandez Graduates from School at 100 Years Old
100-Year-Old Abuelita Finally Graduates From School!
By Amaris Castillo | 06/28/2013 - 12:39

An abuelita is now a graduate! According to MSN Now, 100-year-old Manuela Hernandez has finally graduated from elementary school.

Hernandez, who hails from Mexico’s Oaxaca state, had to drop out of school after just one year because her family needed additional support with chores.


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Mexico Border Security Measures
Mexico Concerned About Measures to Strengthen Border Security
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/26/2013 - 14:20

After the Senate voted on Monday to back an amendment for the immigration reform bill currently being debated which would increase the amount of security currently at U.S. borders, Mexico quickly voiced their concerns.


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Javier Hernandez Rodriguez and brother Pablo Montero
Mexican Telenovela Star's Brother Killed
By Amaris Castillo | 06/14/2013 - 16:33

Pablo Montero and his family received a devastating blow after his brother Javier Hernández Rodríguez was reportedly stabbed on Wednesday.

According to the Huffington Post, the Mexican telenovela actor’s brother was stabbed and killed early Wednesday morning.


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Tamaulipas, Mexico house where 165 kidnapped victims were held
Update: Mexico Army Rescues More Than 150 Kidnapped Victims
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/07/2013 - 11:22

Good news, chicas! Some progress has been made in Mexico regarding the country's kidnapping crisis.

Yesterday, The Huffington Post reported that Mexican soldiers have rescued 165 people whom were kidnapped by a drug cartel and held for as long as three weeks in a home alongside the United States border.


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Mexico Disappearances are Officially an International Crisis
Mexico Disappearances are Officially an International Crisis
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/05/2013 - 13:35

"Missing Person in Mexico!" This is a headline we often see in the papers, as kidnappings throughout Mexico remain a serious issue.

On May 14, U.S. Marine and Operation Iraqi Freedom Veteran Armando Torres III was abducted in Mexico along with his father and uncle. This kidnapping is one of the latest in what Amnesty International is terming a human rights crisis.


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The Ultimate Vacation Guide to Cabo!
The Ultimate Vacation Guide to Cabo!
By Rosy Cordero | 05/31/2013 - 14:00

With more than one million two hundred visitors arriving in Los Cabos, Mexico each year, there is no denying that there is something for everyone in this mountainous paradise. Just 1,000 miles from San Diego, California, west coasters have long enjoyed visiting Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula. And now, with increasing direct and connecting flights from major cities in the United States, planning a vacation to Los Cabos is not only more accessible but also affordable.


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Mass Kidnapping of 11 in Mexico
Mass Kidnapping of 11 in Mexico
By Amaris Castillo | 05/31/2013 - 10:33

Eleven people were kidnapped in broad daylight from a bar in Mexico City, relatives said on Thursday.

Fox News Latino reports that the mass abduction purportedly happened sometime between 10 a.m. and noon this past Sunday morning, in the city’s usually calm Zona Rosa.


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Hurricane Barbara Hits Mexico, Kills Two People
Hurricane Barbara Hits Mexico, Two People Dead
By Sugey Palomares | 05/30/2013 - 10:08

Hurricane season has started early in the Pacific. Hurricane Barbara made landfall on Mexico's southern coast on Wednesday. This is the second earliest hurricane landfall since 1966, according to MSN.


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More Americans Killed in Mexico Than Any Other Country
More Americans Killed in Mexico Than Any Other Country
By Amaris Castillo | 05/21/2013 - 13:04

A recent analysis has found that more Americans have been murdered in Mexico than in any other part of the world over the past decade.


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