Tag: Mexico City

Mexico extends northern border tax breaks to southern border

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced Friday he will extend tax breaks for communities on the northern border until...

Mexico passes 100,000 deaths; Data includes only confirmed COVID-19 tests

By DIEGO DELGADO, Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Mexico passed the 100,000 mark in confirmed COVID-19 deaths, becoming only the fourth country to do so amid...

Mexico says it wants its ex-officials tried in Mexico

By MARIA VERZA and MARK STEVENSON Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's foreign relations secretary said Thursday the country no longer wants officials accused...

Mexico arrests soldier in missing students case

By MARÍA VERZA | Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities arrested the first military officer in connection with the investigation into the 2014...

A look at H-2 cartel Mexican ex-army chief accused of aiding

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Former Mexican defense secretary Salvador Cienfuegos stands accused by U.S. prosecutors of aiding the so-called H-2 cartel ship drugs to...

13 bodies piled in SUVs in Mexico, funeral attack kills 5

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities in Mexico said Tuesday that 13 bodies were found stuffed into two SUVs in northern Mexico, while a shooting...

UN: Pandemic has cost 34 million jobs in Latin America

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The U.N.'s International Labour Organization said Wednesday that at least 34 million jobs have been lost in Latin America due...

500 years ago, another epidemic swept Mexico: smallpox

By MARIA VERZA Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — There were mass cremations of bodies; entire families died and the inhabitants of the city, afraid...

Mexico to pursue soldiers, federal police in abduction probe

By MARÍA VERZA Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico has issued 25 arrest warrants for those who carried out and knew about the abduction...

Mexico cases up, warns of ‘prolonged pandemic’

MEXICO CITY (AP)  — Mexico has posted 6,717 newly confirmed coronavirus cases, increasing the country's accumulated total to 469,407. Officials also said Friday that the...