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WATCH | Mexico City suspends six police officers in rape investigation

2019-08-14 12:04

Mexico City's mayor has said that six police officers were suspended as part of an investigation into the rape of two teenage girls, after demonstrations by hundreds of women demanding justice.

Three journalists slain in Mexico in a week

2019-08-04 20:44

Three journalists have been shot dead in Mexico this week, officials say.

WATCH: Seesaws let kids on each side of US-Mexico border play together

2019-07-31 06:25

Two California professors have installed seesaws across the US-Mexico border in a blunt rebuke to President Donald Trump over his plans to build a wall along the 2000-mile boundary between the two countries.

WATCH | Mexican drug lord jewellery goes on display ahead of government auction

2019-07-25 14:58

Visitors flocked to the presidential palace in Mexico City, to see the government's exhibition of jewellery reportedly seized from drug traffickers and other criminals, before the items go under the hammer.

Drug kingpin El Chapo sentenced to life in US prison

2019-07-17 17:24

Once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was jailed for life - the mandatory sentence for a host of crimes spanning a quarter-century.

White House moves to block asylum for migrants crossing Mexico

2019-07-16 14:30

The Trump administration moved to declare ineligible for asylum most migrants who cross the US southern border after passing through Mexico.

Mexico frees 25 mass kidnapping victims in Cancun

2019-07-04 12:13

Mexican authorities say they have freed 25 people who were kidnapped from a call centre in the resort city of Cancun in a suspected dispute between two partners who own the business.

WATCH: Freak hailstorm covers Mexico's Guadalajara in thick layer of ice

2019-07-01 13:51

A freak hailstorm has hit western Mexico, burying the city of Guadalajara under 1.5m of ice.

TOO CUTE: Frida the rescue dog retires in Mexico

2019-06-25 14:05

Frida the rescue dog, officially retires from duty in a ceremony at the canine unit of the Mexican marines. WATCH NOW.

Stocks gain, bonds slide after Mexico trade relief

2019-06-10 16:38

US stocks joined a global rally in equities after President Donald Trump suspended plans for tariffs on Mexico.

 

WATCH | Could Mexico cactus solve world's plastics problem?

2019-08-07 11:37

Mexico's prickly pear cactus, which is emblazoned on the country's flag, could soon play a new and innovative role in the production of biodegradable plastics.

WATCH | Mexican and American children play across border wall on pink seesaws

2019-07-31 16:14

The three seesaws are intended "as a recognition of the actions that happen on one side and have a direct impact on the other", said the architect who built them.

US judge blocks Trump administration's new asylum rule

2019-07-25 14:58

A federal judge in California has issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Trump administration's new rule barring most immigrants from obtaining asylum in the US if they transit through Mexico.

WATCH | Drone footage reveals tons of rotting sargassum seaweed swamping Mexican coast

2019-07-24 14:04

Thousands of tons of rotting sargassum seaweed have piled up on the beaches of Tulum and across Mexico's eastern coast throughout the state of Quintana Roo.

El Chapo: Dramatic escapes and arrests

2019-07-17 13:00

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was captured in 2016, for a third time, leading to his conviction by a US court over trafficking hundreds of tons of drugs.

Crunch time looms for Trump’s new Nafta

2019-07-04 22:30

Signed by Canada, Mexico and the US more than seven months ago, the new Nafta agreement isn’t so new anymore. But it may be close to grabbing the spotlight again.

Mexico deports 33% more migrants after deal with US

2019-07-03 11:58

Mexico deported 33% more foreigners month-on-month in June, officials have said, after the country agreed to take "unprecedented" steps to reduce migration in order to avoid US President Donald Trump's threatened tariffs.

US border agency acting head resigns amid child detentions outcry

2019-06-26 08:22

John Sanders's departure follows an uproar over reports of migrant children being held in filthy conditions.

MH17 charges | Ex-Trump aide deflects questions: WATCH the top world news videos for today

2019-06-20 07:02

Russians, Ukrainian charged over MH17 | Ex-Trump aide Hicks deflects questions on Capitol Hill; here are the top world news videos for today. WATCH

Democrats slam Trump's use of trade threats against ally Mexico

2019-06-10 09:10

Democrats have slammed Donald Trump's tactics of threatening punitive tariffs to extract concessions on immigration from Mexico.

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