Mexican troops arrest an alleged cartel gunman over student disappearances
It was the latest of nearly 100 arrests in the investigation into the abduction, and suspected killing, of 43 students in September.
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Mexican teachers take over buildings to continue protest over disappearances
Their protests were related to the disappearance of 43 students more than three months ago.
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Fears for 43 missing Mexican students after body identified
One of the young men was identified among charred remains found in a landfill.
Mexico sends federal troops into towns plagued by drug gangs
Mexican President Pena Nieto is under growing pressure from protesters to end impunity and brutality by security forces.
Are the missing students protests turning into a Mexican spring?
Analysis: More than two months after Mexico’s Ayotzinapa students disappeared, protests are still rocking the country, and they’re spreading. Many demonstrators want to remove President Enrique Peña Nieto. But most analysts say that’s not likely.
These graphics will show you why Mexicans are saying they've had enough
The 43 missing students have come to represent the more than 22,000 people who have disappeared since 2006.
Protesters in Mexico, enraged over missing students case, call for president's resignation
A poll published by El Universal newspaper showed just 41 percent approve of the president's performance — it was the worst approval rating for a president since Ernesto Zedillo in the mid-1990s.
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Missing students a symptom of a larger crisis in Mexico
Apart from being a human rights atrocity, the case is also a reflection of a faulty government system that the US helped cultivate.
Watch as rival Mexican lawmakers get physical in Congress over the 43 missing students
Meanwhile, protests are burning hotter than ever.
Mexico's embattled President Enrique Pena Nieto reveals $3 million in assets
The assets also included investments, jewelry and works of art, a document posted on the president's website showed.
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Mexican protesters torch ruling party's regional HQ
Violent protests have erupted in Mexico since authorities said that gang hitmen in league with corrupt police confessed to murdering 43 missing students.
Mexican president heads to APEC summit amid unrest over massacre
Mexican President Pena Nieto defended the trip, saying it would be 'irresponsible' for him to miss summits that are important for Mexico.
Mexico says missing students were likely incinerated by drug gangs
This story only gets worse.
Mexico defends its decision to scrap Chinese bullet train deal
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43 haunting portraits of Mexico's students now officially pronounced murdered
These are the faces of the Mexican teacher trainees who disappeared last September. The government says cartel hit men killed them all.
Mexican police arrest former mayor of Iguala, where 43 students disappeared
A spokesman for federal police said Jose Luis Abarca, and his wife, Maria de los Angeles Pineda were captured in Mexico City.
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It took Mexico's president 1 month to meet with relatives of missing students
Dozens of arrests have been made and at least 38 bodies have been dug up in the hills around the city, but so far none have been identified as those of the missing students.
Governor of Mexican state where 43 students disappeared quits
The incident, which has shocked the country and sparked protest marches across Mexico, was the latest in a string of killings and discoveries of mass graves in recent months.
Angry protests mushroom in Mexico over the forced disappearance of 43 students
A mayor in hiding, corrupt cops and narco gunmen are all implicated in the crime, which thousands of officers so far haven’t been able to solve.
Mexico announces reward for information on 43 missing students
A total of 36 municipal officers in Iguala have been arrested in the case, along with 17 Guerreros Unidos members and their boss.
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Missing Mexico students not among 28 bodies found in mass grave
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto vowed Tuesday to take action 'to avoid a repeat of events like those in Iguala.'
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Mexico finds 4 more graves at site of suspected student massacre
Thousands marched through the Mexican capital on Wednesday to demand the government find out what happened to 43 missing students.