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Mexican police uncover secret drug tunnel used by ‘El Chapo’s’ cartel

The 800-meter-long passageway runs under the US-Mexican border from Tijuana

Latin America

Mexico arrests the accomplices who aided drug lord ‘El Chapo’s’ jail break

Authorities confirm US TV reports that kingpin injured himself during pursuit

Latin America

The tragedy and squabbling left behind by Mexico’s biggest comedian

The former wife of ‘Chespirito’ is immersed in a battle for the TV star’s fortune

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More than 24,000 people are missing in Mexico, official study shows

Real number could be much higher as so many crimes go unreported

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Mexico’s richest woman claims she was victim of extortion attempt

María Asunción Aramburuzabala accuses group of trying to extract $5m over property deal

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The Spanish-language library-on-wheels touring the US

Mexican publishing house launches the Book Truck to promote literacy among Latinos

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Drug tunnel resembling El Chapo’s escape route found at Mexican border

The 123-meter passageway was allegedly being constructed by the Sinaloa cartel

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The Mexican serial killer who has found love behind bars

Convicted murderer ‘La Mataviejitas’ weds fellow inmate at a prison ceremony

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Deadly violence in Guerrero mars Mexican mid-term elections campaign

Mayoral contender is dragged from his car and shot at least 15 times in Mexican state

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Mexican fishermen file US lawsuit against BP for Gulf oil spill damages

Five years after the ecological disaster, Mexico has not received any compensation

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New videos link Mexican politicians to drug business in Michoacán

Prosecutor General’s Office opens new investigation into son of state’s former governor

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Temporary stoppage at ArcelorMittal threatens stability in Michoacán

Mexican state already struggling with organized crime, astronomical debt and corruption

Gay couple stuck in Mexican legal limbo after birth of surrogate twins

Luis Delgado and José Antonio Fernández are unable to secure passports for their children

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Mamá Rosa’s kids tell their stories

Six months ago, Mexican authorities shut down the shelter for failing to meet standards

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Mexico’s Peña Nieto to discuss immigration reform with Obama

Two presidents also set to tackle most recent policies during White House meeting

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Top drug lord arrested in Mexico

Fall of Héctor Beltrán Leyva signals the end of the cartel that bears his name

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Mexico reaches out to Cuba ahead of Ibero-American Summit

Mexican foreign minister says the Peña Nieto administration will extend its line of credit to Cuba

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Mexico tries to stem flow of Central American migrants to United States

Civic organizations say new measures make crossing even more treacherous

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Mamá Rosa suffering from dementia, says Mexican Prosecutor General

The 80-year-old founder of La Gran Familia no longer has the capacity to run the shelter

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“Mamá Rosa could not have known about everything that was happening”

The Mexican government opens the shelter where 592 people lived in slave-like conditions

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A $2,600 fine for dancing on Diego Rivera’s grave

An actress has thrown a party among the tombstones of a number of illustrious Mexican figures

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Abducted Mexican reporter’s headless body turns up in Acapulco

Police blame crime on man who helped kill journalist Jorge Torres Palacios’ father and brother

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Mexican government takes drug cartel’s last stronghold in Michoacán

Vigilante leader says his group plans to stay in Arteaga until it finds kingpin “La Tuta”

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Mexican authorities ambush second Templarios leader

Authorities believe drug cartel will be taken over by publicity-loving trafficker

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Mexican troops kill Michoacán drug lord who had been reported dead

Whereabouts of Templarios cartel founder ‘El Chayo’ have been shrouded in mystery

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Mexico captures world’s most famous drug cartel leader

El Chapo Guzmán was arrested without incident at resort hotel

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Peña Nieto and Obama seek to reinforce NAFTA trade treaty

Leaders of Mexico, Canada and United States meet to push for stronger bonds with Pacific