Mexico detains cartel operator Mario Nunez Meza tied to 350 murders
Mario Nunez Meza, 39, was captured on Wednesday in Ciudad Juarez, which borders Texas.
Latin America most dangerous place for environmentalists
Green campaigners are being killed in Brazil, Costa Rica, Mexico and Peru, the UN says.
Mexico mudslide kills 14 people
Heavy rains from tropical depression Fernand caused dozens of mudslides that killed 14 people, with damage reported in 22 municipalities across Mexico.
Mexico: 13 dead after 'Fernand' makes landfall in Veracruz
Torrential rain triggered deadly landslides in Veracruz after the tropical depression made landfall early Monday.
Police arrest Zetas cartel boss in Mexico
Roman Ricardo Palomo Rincones was detained in an operation staged on Saturday.
Mexican migrant train derailment in Tabasco kills 6, injures 35
The freight car, well known for carrying migrants on its roof, slid off the track in the southeastern Mexican state of Tabasco.
Esperma de tiburon: Mexican politician uses shark sperm for 'expression lines' (VIDEO)
Guillermo Romo revealed his beauty regime to a reporter in the men's bathroom of the Guanajuato Congress.
Mexico: Lack of university spots ‘cut short the dreams of so many’
Many of Mexico's college 'rejects' hail from working-class barrios or slumping rural villages. They're often the first in their family to reach for a university degree.
Mexico police find mass grave outside capital
As Mexican authorities pulled bodies from a clandestine grave site, speculation mounted the corpses belonged to May's Mexico City kidnap victims.
Brazil bans batch of Heinz ketchup after rodent fur found
Health officials in Brazil ban batch of Heinz ketchup after traces of rodent fur were found in a Mexican-made lot.
Earthquake shakes Mexico City
A moderate earthquake of 6.1 magnitude shook Mexico's capital city on Wednesday.
Mexico's striking teachers say they're being scapegoated
Tens of thousands of educators are fighting reforms they say won't address the education system's real problems: inadequate budgets and endemic corruption.
Mexico Gulf Cartel leader Mario Ramirez Trevino captured
Mexican authorities on Saturday captured Mario Ramirez Trevino, one of the country's most-wanted drug-gang leaders as head of the Gulf Cartel.
Mexico city rocked by moderate quake
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.4 shook Mexico on Friday.
The great Mexican gamble: Can Big Oil save the country's economy?
“It's clear that if we do nothing with relation to energy in Mexico we run the risk of stalling and not growing," President Peña Nieto said.
Drug gang violence: Very bad things are happening in Honduras
Escalating drug wars and military raids of prison push Honduras closer to the edge. Migrants say they must leave to save their lives.
What happens when K-pop comes to Mexico?
Everybody freaks out!
US soldiers work as hitmen for Mexican cartels
Powerful cartels in Mexico hire US troops to do their dirty work.
Midwestern stomach bug linked to Mexican farm
Bad salad: An outbreak of the cyclospora stomach bug in Iowa and Nebraska has been linked to greens from a Mexican farm, the FDA says.
Facebook is 'friending' Latin America
Already big in the region, the social network giant sees huge potential — if Latin Americans would just make the mobile leap.
Mexico: Inmate attempts to smuggle cell phone into prison in mother's coffin
Cell phones are prohibited in Mexican prisons.
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.