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Jerry Brown to meet Mexico official

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown is planning to meet Mexico’s secretary of foreign affairs ahead of his trade mission to the bordering nation next week. Brown announced Monday he will meet with […]

07/21/2014

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Strong quake hits Mexico, Guatemala; 3 dead

TUXTLA GUTIERREZ, Mexico (AP) — A magnitude-6.9 earthquake on the Pacific Coast jolted a wide area of southern Mexico and Central America Monday, killing at least three people and damaging dozens of homes. The U.S. […]

07/07/2014

Netherlands' Klaas-Jan Huntelaar celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between the Netherlands and Mexico at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Sunday, June 29, 2014.  The Netherlands won the match 2-1. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)

World Cup: Dutch score dramatic victory over Mexico

FORTALEZA, Brazil (AP) — The Dutch were worried about the oppressive heat at Arena Castelao, and they left it with the stifling hot conditions to thank for a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. An inspired […]

06/29/2014

Mexico's Andres Guardado celebrates with teammates after Mexico's Rafael Marquez  scored his team's first goal during the group A World Cup soccer match between Croatia and Mexico at the Arena Pernambuco in Recife, Brazil, Monday, June 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)

4 arrested in celebrations of Mexico World Cup win

HUNTINGTON PARK, Calif. (AP) — Police say four people were arrested in the Los Angeles area after celebrations of Mexico’s advancement into the next round of soccer’s World Cup grew rowdy and poured into streets. […]

06/24/2014

In this photo dated Tuesday, June 17, 2014, Algerian soccer fans watch their team's World Cup soccer match with Belgium on a large screen set up in Algiers Zocalo June 17, 2014. Belgium defeated Algeria 2-1. (AP Photo/Sidali Djarboub)

World Cup fans need math to figure out scenarios

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Every four years, the World Cup forces fans to remember their math lessons. Working out what each team needs from its final match to finish in the top two of […]

06/18/2014

Brazil's Neymar, left, and Mexico's Francisco Rodriguez challenge for the ball during the group A World Cup soccer match between Brazil and Mexico at the Arena Castelao in Fortaleza, Brazil, Tuesday, June 17, 2014.  (AP Photo/Francois Xavier Marit, pool)

Brazil, Belgium have tough day at office

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil and Belgium proved the old adage that there are no easy games at the World Cup. Brazil failed to beat Mexico for the first time at a World Cup, […]

06/17/2014

Map locates Tecpan de Galeana, Mexico.

Strong earthquake shakes Mexico’s Pacific coast

ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — A strong earthquake shook the southern Pacific coast of Mexico and several states, including the capital on Thursday, sending frightened people into unseasonal torrential rains that were also bearing down on […]

05/08/2014

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44 tons of marijuana seized in Tijuana, Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s attorney general says investigators have seized 44 tons of marijuana in Tijuana across the border from San Diego, California. A statement from the office says that nearly 4,000 packets of drugs were […]

05/03/2014

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Magnitude-7.5 earthquake shakes Mexican capital

MEXICO CITY (AP) – A powerful earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey calculated its magnitude at 7.5 and said it was centered near the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where […]

04/18/2014

In this Thursday, April 10, 2014 photo, a canine guest helps himself from the table at a birthday for one-year-old bulldog Cornelio, at the Pet Central spa in Mexico City. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Pet boom in Mexico amid rising middle class

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Camila celebrated her first birthday in a blue-and-white striped dress with tulle appliques, playing with her guests in a room decorated with pink balloons, lilacs and Hello Kitty posters. When the […]

04/15/2014

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A conversation with Mayor Eric Garcetti

Just about 8 months into his term in office, LA Mayor Garcetti has been keeping a high profile and taking on several initiatives. Mayor Eric Garcetti spoke with Phil and Penny about a range of […]

02/19/2014

An armed man belonging to the Self-Defense Council of Michoacan, (CAM), stands guard at a checkpoint set up by the self-defense group at the entrance to Antunez, Mexico.  (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File)

Mexico legalizes vigilantes, nabs cartel leader

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico essentially legalized the country’s growing “self-defense” groups Monday, while also announcing that security forces had captured one of the four top leaders of the Knights Templar drug cartel, which the […]

01/27/2014

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