| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Two key members of Congress on Wednesday said they were confident a Marine reservist jailed in Mexico on weapons charges will be released so that he can return to the U.S. and receive treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder.
"I am confident a...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:35 PM
A Mexican army officer and seven soldiers were brought before a military court Thursday in connection with the shootings of 22 people in June -- an incident officials portrayed as a gun battle.
The Mexican Defense Ministry said the eight men were...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Naturalization ceremonies are the stock in trade of American news organizations: the speeches, the number of countries represented among the applicants and the pictures of newly minted Americans waving miniature American flags.
One fact you won't find...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:28 AM
By now, unfortunately, we’ve become inured to reports of violence among Mexico’s brutal drug gangs, from the murderous border town of Nuevo Laredo to the gruesome killing zones of Guerrero state, which includes Acapulco. But the reports over...
| 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 22, 2014
| 12:47 PM
It was the blockade that couldn't drive straight.
On Saturday, unknown numbers of Americans angry about the Mexican incarceration of former Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi, illegal immigration and a bunch of other stuff, were supposed to drive to ports...
| 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.
| Oct 29, 2014
A training vessel for the Mexican navy, the three-masted Barque “Cuauhtemoc,” sailed into the Port of Los Angeles on and has docked in San Pedro for a four-day stay. The historic vessel, with a crew of approximately 200 aboard is 297 feet...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:23 PM
The capture Tuesday of a fugitive Mexican mayor suspected of ordering the disappearance of 43 college students raises expectations of progress in the unsuccessful five-week-long search for the missing men.
But it also is probably making several...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 11:25 PM
More than a month after 43 college students were led away by police and never seen again, Mexican President Enrique Peņa Nieto on Wednesday met with relatives of the missing men in a bid to shore up flagging public faith in the search.
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Three U.S. citizens who were in Mexico visiting their father and were last seen in the custody of police have been killed along with a friend, authorities said Friday.
Their bodies, each with a gunshot to the head, have been identified by relatives,...