MEXICO

Mexico’s Peña Nieto: “No president wakes up thinking how to screw his country over”

Government breaks off all ties with ex-Veracruz governor, who has been on the run since last week

LATIN AMERICA

Bodies of missing Veracruz students found

Six corpses discovered, including the remains of three youths who had been missing since October 1

CORRUPTION IN LATIN AMERICA

Why Mexico has been named the most corrupt developed country

World Economic Forum report also places Venezuela at top of list of Latin American nations for graft

MEXICO

‘El Chapo’ Guzmán’s son kidnapped by rival drugs cartel

Public prosecutor’s office in state of Jalisco fears outbreak of violence in response

THE AMERICAS

Violent clashes break out between teachers and police in Oaxaca

Six reported dead and dozens injured in southern Mexican state during protests over education reform

THE AMERICAS

More than 25 million Latin Americans face renewed threat of poverty

New report by the UN Development Programme warns that women and minorities are particularly vulnerable

LATIN AMERICA

Most sex crimes committed in Mexico go unpunished, new report reveals

The official study also shows that the majority of rapes and assaults are not even reported

US Elections 2016

Mexican ex-president posts video attacking Trump over planned wall

“Running a business does not mean having the leadership to run a nation,” Fox tells mogul

HEALTH SCARE

Mexico preparing for spike in Zika virus infections

Health Ministry has so far confirmed 34 cases, but says that Mexico City is not a risk

Latin America

Officer surprises Mexico by turning over package containing €2,200

Gesture seen unusual in a country where public safety officials are considered corrupt