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Mexican airport site emerges as major graveyard of Ice Age mammoths

11 Sep 2020

ZUMPANGO, Mexico Amid busy construction crews racing to build an airport in Mexico, scientists are unearthing more and more mammoth skeletons in what has quickly become one of the world's biggest concentrations of the now-extinct relative of modern elephants. | Video

Teotihuacan pyramids, top Mexican tourist draw, reopen to public

11 Sep 2020

TEOTIHUACAN, Mexico The massive temples and pyramids of Teotihuacan, one of Mexico's top tourist destinations, reopened to visitors on Thursday, more than five months after closing in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. | Video

Mexicans seek referendum on trying ex-presidents for graft

02 Sep 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexican activists have begun gathering signatures for a referendum on charging former presidents with graft, heeding calls by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, who on Tuesday said he would respect the outcome of a public vote on the issue.

Mexico says it has avoided coronavirus 'deluge' even as cases mount

23 May 2020

MEXICO CITY Mexico's government said on Friday it had the coronavirus outbreak under control even as the country becomes one of the global hotspots for the pandemic.

Vatican officials investigating sex abuse cases to visit Mexico on 'zero tolerance' drive

04 Mar 2020

MEXICO CITY Two Vatican officials charged with investigating accusations of sexual abuse by clergy will visit Mexico for a fact-finding mission later this month, the Church said on Tuesday.

Migrants stranded in Mexico cling on to hopes of reaching U.S. border

26 Jan 2020

TAPACHULA, Mexico Guatemalan migrant Wilfredo Gomez said on Saturday he had been asking God to make him "invisible" as Mexican security forces started rounding up and detaining other U.S.-bound Central Americans who had illegally crossed into the country.

'Mexico doesn't want us': migrants get stuck at Mexico-Guatemala border

23 Jan 2020

Tecun Uman, GUATEMALA Hundreds of Central Americans trying to reach the United States were stuck at the Mexico-Guatemala border on Wednesday after the Mexican government beefed up security to meet U.S. demands to contain migrant flows.

Sobbing fisherman home in El Salvador after year adrift in Pacific

12 Feb 2014

SAN SALVADOR A fisherman from El Salvador who says he spent more than a year adrift in the Pacific Ocean arrived home Tuesday night and was barely able to speak, sobbing as dozens of curiosity-seekers craned for a glimpse of the famous castaway.

Sobbing fisherman home in El Salvador after year adrift in Pacific

12 Feb 2014

SAN SALVADOR, Feb 11 A fisherman from El Salvador who says he spent more than a year adrift in the Pacific Ocean arrived home Tuesday night and was barely able to speak, sobbing as dozens of curiosity-seekers craned for a glimpse of the famous castaway.

World News

Global powers push to end Nagorno-Karabakh fighting

Armenia's president headed to Brussels for talks with the European Union and NATO military alliance on Wednesday in a renewed drive to end the heaviest fighting since the 1990s over the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh.