| Oct 20, 2014
| 6:01 AM
Starting Monday, Oct. 20, the public can text their votes to award a favorite cultural organization a $20,000 prize.
The Projects space at FAT Village in Fort Lauderdale is the lone Broward County finalist in the running for a Knight Arts Challenge...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:11 PM
The leader of a Mexican drug gang suspected in the disappearance of dozens of college students last month killed himself Tuesday after a gun battle with federal police, authorities said.
Mexico's attorney general later said that 28 bodies discovered in...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:13 PM
Authorities said Monday that they had arrested 22 police agents in the weekend killings of six students and others in the troubled state of Guerrero, one of several incidents that also left 25 people injured and more than 50 presumed missing.
| Sep 21, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Shortly after the Mexican army killed 22 people in what it described as a fierce gun battle with an armed gang, the governor of the state where the incident occurred praised the military for its actions.
The army has courageously and tirelessly...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Charles Bowden, a chronicler of the Southwest who started as a nature writer but became known for his gritty yet lyrical nonfiction narratives of drug violence and hopelessness on the U.S.-Mexico border, has died. He was 69.
Bowden, who had been...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:08 AM
A Marine held in a Mexican prison for six months is set for a court hearing Monday amid concern by his mother that he has become "highly despondent."
"He's definitely losing hope and confidence he will be able to get out of jail," Jill Tahmooressi...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Nati Cano was 7 when he started playing mariachi music in a group with family members in Mexico. He loved the music but didn't care for the life.
"We'd play saloons, and I remember one day playing for one guy and he decided not to pay us," Cano said...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The Mexican government has discovered mutated animals and zombie-like Aztec Indians on Jungle Island during a search for a plane that disappeared more than two years ago. Investigators believe the plane, which was leaving a research lab in Mexico, emitted...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Nancy Lacy looked out at the naked palm trees, the boulder-filled infinity pools and the concrete sea wall that once was and now wasn't.
"Wow," she said quietly from the reception area at her Cabo San Lucas hotel. "It's all gone."
Nearly one month...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 2:00 PM
Another budget airline will soon land at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
Mexican ultra-low-cost carrier Volaris announced plans Monday to add new service between Fort Lauderdale and Mexico City on Dec. 1 and to Guadalajara on Dec. 4....
| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Mexican authorities said Monday that police shot and wounded a university student in Guerrero state, where residents have been protesting suspected police involvement in the deaths and disappearances of dozens of college students last month.