Mexico: 2 top drug traffickers killed near US border

2017-04-23 10:02

Authorities in the northern Mexico border state of Tamaulipas say two top drug traffickers have been killed in shootouts with federal forces.

Dairy farmers worry about trade to Mexico

2017-04-16 21:04

US dairy farmers, already struggling with low milk prices, worry President Donald Trump's talk of renegotiating a trade agreement could harm trade to Mexico.

Building under construction collapses in Mexico City, at least 6 dead

2017-04-11 09:42

Part of building under construction collapsed in Mexico City, trapping workers underneath concrete beams and leaving at least six people dead and nine injured

Trump's border wall with Mexico faces all kinds of obstacles

2017-03-27 13:58

President Donald Trump faces all kinds of obstacles in his pursuit of a wall separating the US and Mexico.

29 inmates tunnel out of northern Mexico prison

2017-03-24 13:43

A group of 29 inmates tunneled their way out of a prison in the northern Mexico border state of Tamaulipas

Immigration judges to be sent to border detention centres

2017-03-17 22:13

The Justice Department says it will temporarily transfer immigration judges to six detention centres near the border with Mexico in an effort to put President Donald Trump's immigration directives into effect.

4 dead in explosion at Mexico fuel depot

2017-03-17 14:25

Mexico's state-run oil company says four people have died from an explosion at a fuel storage and distribution depot in the central state of Guanajuato.

Kris Meeke ends up in parking lot, wins WRC race anyway!

2017-03-13 11:19

Kris Meeke has won the 2017 Mexico Rally despite ending up in a parking lot. Watch as the WRC driver is forced slalom his way past parked vehicles as well as spectators.

Fearing the worst, US undocumented migrants brace for deportation

2017-03-11 11:05

Adriana is preparing for the worst: deportation. She's worked it out in her head, but she still doesn't know how to tell her kids, who are terrified of losing her...

Stuck between gangs and Trump, migrants halt in Mexico

2017-03-09 16:12

When a gang threatened to kill Rocio, her husband and their two small children, they flee their native Honduras, hoping for asylum in the United States


Mexican ex-Gov Javier Duarte nabbed in Guatemala

2017-04-17 07:24

The former governor of Mexico's Veracruz state, Javier Duarte, has been detained in Guatemala after six months as a fugitive.

Wildlife conservationists sue over proposed border wall

2017-04-13 14:09

A conservation group and an Arizona congressman have filed what they say is the first federal lawsuit against President Donald Trump's proposed border wall.

Mexican president says seeking 'new relationship' with US

2017-03-30 12:32

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says he is working on "a new relationship" with the US and thanked Latin American neighbours for support as Mexico faces "big challenges" with its vital trading partner.

3 dead, 1 injured in Mexico prison riot

2017-03-26 08:03

A fight between inmates at a northern Mexican prison has left three inmates dead and one injured after some of them set fire to illegally built shacks.

US prosecutors oppose easing jail conditions for El Chapo

2017-03-22 11:20

US prosecutors and lawyers for infamous drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman are sparring over his tough jail conditions.

Mexico state has so many mass graves, lacks space for bodies

2017-03-17 18:15

A Mexican prosecutor says Veracruz state's clandestine graves are of such an industrial scale that backhoes or bulldozers were probably being used, and so many bodies were dumped that prosecutors aren't digging in some places.

250 skulls found in clandestine graves in Mexico

2017-03-15 05:55

The top prosecutor in Mexico's Gulf coast state of Veracruz says more than 250 skulls have been found in what appears to be a drug cartel mass burial ground on the outskirts of the city of Veracruz.

WRC: Meeke wins 2017 Mexico Rally after car park diversion

2017-03-13 07:53

Kris Meeke won the 2017 Mexico Rally but only after having to negotiate his way at high speed through a busy public car park to reach the finish line.

Mexico's fight for endangered vaquita porpoise turns violent

2017-03-10 16:21

A gang of dozens of fishermen overturned inspectors' vehicles, burned 15 trucks and patrol boats, and beat three inspectors from the office for environmental protection in a town on Mexico's Gulf of California.

US mulls splitting immigrant children from parents

2017-03-07 14:24

The United States is considering separating immigrant children from their parents in a bid to deter illegal migration, Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says.

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