US ELECTION

Hispanic voters could be key in Arizona, Florida and Pennsylvania

Latinos have become the most important minority in the US this year, and winning their votes in a few key states could deliver victory

VIOLENCE IN MEXICO

Second body found at Mexico City’s UNAM university campus

Press chief at public prosecutor’s office resigns over “reprehensible” tweets regarding first victim

FEMICIDES

Outrage in Mexico over prosecutor’s description of strangled woman

The 22-year-old victim was described as a bad student and an alcoholic who might have killed herself

FASHION

Designer’s “Mexican pride” wear popularizes anti-Trump fashion

Mexican-born, New York-based Ricardo Seco brings political messages to NY Fashion Week

THE DEATH OF THE ‘DIVO DE JUÁREZ’

The secret daughter of Juan Gabriel

Since the Mexican showman’s death last year, a number of unrecognized children have emerged

LATIN AMERICA

Archeologists find signs of early democracy at Mexican site

Article in ‘Science’ describes Tlaxcala, a collective society where rulers were not born into power

Mexican musical legend

Fight for Mexican crooner Juan Gabriel’s fortune reveals his many secrets

Since the death of the musical idol, the existence of children born out of wedlock claiming their share of the pie has come to light

LATIN AMERICA

The thirteen bullets it took to kill Renato

Mexican prosecutors believe the killers were going specifically after the actor, songwriter and TV host

LATIN AMERICA

The high-stakes game of being a judge in Mexico

Three federal judges discuss the dangers from organized crime after colleague shot dead

MEXICO

Mexico in the Trump era: “Migrants have always been scared, but more so now”

Mexicans applying for US visas share their concerns about the future following Republican’s victory

MEXICO

The daily struggle for life in Ecatepec, Mexico’s most dangerous city

At least 600 women have been murdered since 2012 in this slum, half-an-hour from capital

CRIME

Mexican judge who blocked extradition of ‘El Chapo’ to US shot dead

Magistrate had been involved in a number of high-profile cases, including the Ayotzinapa killings

MEDIA

Why Mexico’s third national TV channel is falling short of expectations

Experts say the country’s new free-to-air station offers nothing different from the current duopoly

MEXICO

Netflix breaks up with Mexico’s Televisa in the most soap-opera way possible

US online content provider will no longer carry the Mexican station’s popular shows

MEXICAN NARCOCULTURE

Mexico deals blow to booming ‘narcoculture’ with arrest of singer

Gerardo Ortiz detained for music video that promotes violence against women, in which he is seen burning his girlfriend alive

EDUCATION REFORM IN MEXICO

Oaxaca tourism sector loses millions due to teachers’ strike

State business association says the area is grappling with a shortage in basic goods while the black market is growing

THE AMERICAS

Mexico’s “Lord Rolls Royce” sought over possible involvement in murder

Well-connected businessman Emir Garduño seems to have enjoyed protection until now

LATIN AMERICA

Brash, rude and violent: Welcome to the world of Mexican “ladies”

Driving under the influence and attempting to bribe a police officer are no longer just deplorable actions, but serve as a springboard to fame

After 11 years on the run, has Olivia Newton-John’s boyfriend been found?

Patrick McDermott allegedly faked his death and has been hiding out in southern Mexico

LATIN AMERICA

Mexican music video draws ire of public for its violence against women

Gerardo Ortiz sets fire to unfaithful girlfriend in promo, before shooting her lover in the head

LATIN AMERICA

Mick Jagger: “Sean Penn came to interview me but I escaped”

The Rolling Stones make a bigger bang as they land in Mexico City

Latin America

Mexican actress “betrayed” by Sean Penn after meeting with ‘El Chapo’

Kate del Castillo is willing to testify about cartel leader but only on US soil, says lawyer

Latin America

Mexican prosecutors issue seek and capture order for actress Kate del Castillo

Soap opera star asks for legal protection after failing to testify about her ties with ‘El Chapo’

Latin America

The Mexican patron saint feast where tired, old bulls are tortured

In Tlacotalpan, Veracruz, the animals are dragged through a river and beaten by locals

Latin America

US issues new alert to citizens about the dangers of traveling in Mexico

Officials report that 203 Americans were murdered in the country between 2014 and 2015

Latin America

Why Mexico’s weather girls have taken the country by storm

The sexism on display in the daily forecasts has stoked controversy

Latin America

The 194 Mexicans who were victims of experimental brain surgery

Catheter developed to treat hydrocephalus was used on patients without their consent