| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:44 PM
MEXICO CITY -- Handpicked for the job by the Mexican president, praised by the U.S. government for his honesty, army Gen. Jose de Jesus Gutierrez Rebollo seemed the perfect man to serve as drug czar. But barely 11 weeks on the job, Gutierrez Rebollo was fired in February 1997 and later convicted of working for a cartel he was tasked to fight.
| Dec 17, 2013
| 9:56 AM
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A year ago, President Enrique Pena Nieto took office vowing a root-and-branch reform of Mexico's economy even though he had no majority in Congress and faced accusations from the main opposition parties that he stole the election....
| Dec 14, 2013
| 10:16 PM
MEXICO CITY, Dec 14 (Reuters) - Ten charred bodies were
found in a burnt-out truck in Mexico's southern Oaxaca state on
Saturday, the state's prosecutor's office said.
Another corpse was found shot in the head a short distance
away from the truck near...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 1:42 PM
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* Other countries try to attract foreign oil companies
* Benefits from proximity to U.S. and shared geology
* Violent drug war weighs
By Terry Wade and Marianna Parraga
HOUSTON, Dec 13...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 5:35 PM
MEXICO CITY — Mexico has taken a giant step toward the most radical opening of the country's nationalized oil and gas industry in 75 years, a move analysts say could boost lagging petroleum production here and further cement North America's new...