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Demonized by U.S. President Donald Trump and exhausted after a harrowing journey, migrants from Central America in a caravan now face a new threat: open hostility from some Mexicans. A small group of residents in...






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Argentina detains 12 in bomb attacks ahead of G20

Argentine officials said Thursday they have arrested 12 presumed anarchists in connection with two homemade bomb attacks two weeks before world leaders gather in Buenos Aires for the Group of 20 summit. One bomb exploded Wednesday night near the mausoleum of a police chief assassinated by anarchists on Nov. 14, 1909. A woman suspected of...

Mexico’s high court tosses law on policing by military

Mexico’s Supreme Court invalidated a controversial law signed last year that created a legal framework for the military to work in a policing role in much of the country, ruling Thursday that the measure violated the constitution by trying to normalize the use of the armed forces in public safety. Deep-rooted corruption and ineffectiveness among...

United States updates travel alert in Mexico: No warning for Puerto Vallarta

The US Department of State published the annual update to the Travel Alerts for Mexico on Thursday morning and classified parts of the country between level 2 and 4, recommending that people visiting Mexican territory be alert for the possibility of risks. There are no restrictions or advisories issued for Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, Chapala, or...

Mexico City metro is most dangerous in the world for women

Mexico City has the most dangerous transport system for women out of five of the world’s biggest commuter cities, according to a Thomson Reuters Foundation poll, with women saying other passengers often turned a blind eye to abuse. The poll published on Wednesday found about three in every four women in Mexico City were not...

According to INEGI, 1.6 reports of police corruption is filed for each uniformed officer in Mexico

During 2017, an average of 1,688 cases of corruption was filed per thousand national and municipal uniformed police while they were on the job, which translates into 1.6 acts of corruption by each police, revealed the first National Survey of Standards and Professional Training Police (ENECAP). The exercise developed by the National Institute of Statistics...

American male found dead in Marina Vallarta boat

American, Alan Pal, 57 years old, was found dead aboard the ‘El Roro’ boat docked in Marina Vallarta. According to the report, it was confirmed that on Tuesday, November 13, at 12:31 pm, at Marina Vallarta, Pier 21, reported that on the boat “El Roro” a male named Alan Pal, of American origin, 57 years...

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