Mexico madness: Did the Knights Templar murder the navy's vice admiral?
Vice Adm. Carlos Salazar and a bodyguard were shot dead Sunday when gunmen attacked their official navy car, which had been diverted by a protest blockade on a major toll road on to a secondary road in Michoacan.
Mexican state of Colima allows same-sex civil unions
Colima became the latest Mexican state to allow same-sex civil unions on Monday after a majority of lawmakers passed a change in the state's constitution.
Mexico, where off-the-books work is the rule, not the exception
Six in 10 Mexican workers toil in the country’s informal economy. The new president is after the potential income taxes they’re not paying. Wish him luck.
Mexican vice admiral ambushed, killed in drug war hot spot
Assailants armed with high-caliber rifles killed Vice Admiral Carlos Salazar
Mexico's drug war shifts gears, again
Analysis: Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto had seemed eager to pull back from his predecessor's militarized drug war swagger. But now the navy, aided by US intelligence, is netting cartel capos again with a vengeance.
Shootouts across Mexico leave 22 dead
Shootouts thought to be started by organized criminals in Mexico's Michoacan state on Tuesday left 22 dead, including two federal police officers and 20 criminals.
Archaeologists discover intact dinosaur tail in northern Mexico
Archaeologists in Mexico's northern desert region have unearthed an extraordinarily preserved dinosaur tail that experts believe could be over 70 million years old.
7 unthinkable urban comebacks to inspire Detroit
Buck up, Motown. From Juarez to Mogadishu to London, anything's possible.
Pemex oil pipeline blast injures 7 near Mexico City
The Pemex oil pipeline explosion injured at least seven people after an attempt to illegally tap into the pipeline near Mexico City on Sunday.
Mexico authorities rescue 81 kidnapped migrant workers
Authorities in Mexico rescued 81 migrant workers who were kidnapped and held against their will in a two-story building in the border city of Reynosa.
Kidnappings expose Mexico City's dark criminal underbelly
Is Mexico City the oasis from gangland crime folks say it is? Try asking the 12 youngsters kidnapped two months ago in daylight right near the US Embassy and police station.
The 6 most infamous crimes committed by Mexico's Zetas cartel
Following the arrest of Los Zetas head Trevino Morales, here’s a look at some of the drug cartel's most heinous crimes.
Mexico's Zetas boss nabbed. Cue the brutal backlash.
Mexico caught cartel leader Miguel Angel Treviño but his ruthless underlings remain active and dangerous as ever.
On Location Video: Mexico's gangster bling
The bounty captured from plush Mexican drug cartels gives new insight into the bizarre culture of the narcos.
Mexico captures Zetas cartel kingpin Miguel Angel Trevino Morales near US border
Miguel Angel Trevino Morales was arrested by Mexican officials near the US-Mexico border on Monday.
New type of immigrant trying to enter US, expert says
"These are people who have been educated in the US, who haven't set foot in Mexico in years and who are trying to cross the desert because the only life they know is in this country."
Honduras: Mutilated body in San Pedro Sula identified as journalist Anibal Barrow
Police found the clothing missing journalist Anibal Barrow was last seen wearing near a partially buried and decomposing headless torso in the northern city of Villanueva.
How Mexico got so fat
A UN report says Mexicans are the heaviest of the world's larger nations, even as they battle hunger and malnutrition. How did it come to this?
16 disturbing things Snowden has taught us (so far)
What is the extent of the information Edward Snowden has leaked? The consequences? We break it down.
Mexico elections, like weird 'Wild West'
A surreal atmosphere of cat, dog and donkey candidates, and assassins, clouds Mexico ahead of Sunday's local elections.
Ricardo Reyes Zamudio, Mexican mayoral candidate, killed by gunmen
Ricardo Reyes Zamudio was kidnapped Sunday while attending a funeral.
9 creative ways to smuggle contraband across borders
Pot in a cannon and monkeys in socks. How did these plans go wrong?
Gay Pride parades celebrate recent victories (PHOTOS)
Record crowds were expected at this year's parades in US cities like New York, San Francisco and Seattle.
Gay Pride parades around the world
In 2013, same-sex marriage victories have given revelers big reasons to celebrate.
Mexico has something to say about US fencing it off
Mexican officials are piping up about the US immigration reform bill that just passed through the Senate. As they see it, border fences don't work and crimp jobs and growth.
Mexico: Where a doctor sleeps with a loaded gun, bulletproof vest
Mexico's gangsters make bank extorting local businesses, but they couldn't shake down this doctor. He shot and killed the collectors. Now the gang's gunning for him.
Walter Lee Williams, USC teacher wanted by FBI on child sex charges, arrested in Mexico (VIDEO)
Walter Lee Williams, 64, who taught anthropology, gender studies and history at USC, allegedly traveled to the Philippines to engage in sex with boys.
Popocatepetl volcano erupts again near Mexico City (VIDEO)
Popocatepetl's recent eruption spewed ash almost 4 kilometers high, triggering warnings of ash clouds in the Mexican capital.
Think you are a political animal? Think again.
Morris the Cat is running for mayor of a city in Veracruz, Mexico, joining a pantheon of esteemed animal leaders in North America who have not only run, they've won.
Mexican troops free 165 kidnapped migrants
Those freed included 20 minors and were mostly Central Americans believed to be headed to the United States.
165 kidnapped migrants freed in Mexico
Group was reportedly held for weeks by criminal group in northeastern Mexico.