The Ultimate Vacation Guide to Cabo!
The Ultimate Vacation Guide to Cabo!
By Rosy Cordero | 05/31/2013 - 14:00

With more than one million two hundred visitors arriving in Los Cabos, Mexico each year, there is no denying that there is something for everyone in this mountainous paradise. Just 1,000 miles from San Diego, California, west coasters have long enjoyed visiting Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula. And now, with increasing direct and connecting flights from major cities in the United States, planning a vacation to Los Cabos is not only more accessible but also affordable.


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Mass Kidnapping of 11 in Mexico
Mass Kidnapping of 11 in Mexico
By Amaris Castillo | 05/31/2013 - 10:33

Eleven people were kidnapped in broad daylight from a bar in Mexico City, relatives said on Thursday.

Fox News Latino reports that the mass abduction purportedly happened sometime between 10 a.m. and noon this past Sunday morning, in the city’s usually calm Zona Rosa.


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Hurricane Barbara Hits Mexico, Kills Two People
Hurricane Barbara Hits Mexico, Two People Dead
By Sugey Palomares | 05/30/2013 - 10:08

Hurricane season has started early in the Pacific. Hurricane Barbara made landfall on Mexico's southern coast on Wednesday. This is the second earliest hurricane landfall since 1966, according to MSN.


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More Americans Killed in Mexico Than Any Other Country
More Americans Killed in Mexico Than Any Other Country
By Amaris Castillo | 05/21/2013 - 13:04

A recent analysis has found that more Americans have been murdered in Mexico than in any other part of the world over the past decade.


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Dia De Los Muertos
Commentary: Disney Offends (Again) With Dia De Los Muertos Uproar
By Amaris Castillo | 05/09/2013 - 17:14

Disney tried to trademark Dia de los Muertos. Yes, the Mexican holiday. We wish we were kidding, but the mass media corporation had actually placed a trademark request earlier this month to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Disney’s reasoning? According to a story by Fox News Latino, the company sought to trademark “Dia de los Muertos” for merchandising purposes.


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8 Ways the U.S. Is More Mexican Than Ever
7 Ways the U.S. Is More Mexican Than Ever
By Sugey Palomares | 05/03/2013 - 16:40

Mexicans in the U.S. continue to influence market power, demographics, art, fashion, music, and more. Since it's almost time to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, here are 7 ways the U.S. is more Mexican than ever!


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Cinco de Mayo: 10 Celebs Rockin’ Sombreros
By Kamren Curiel | 05/03/2013 - 15:22

It’s Cinco de Mayo not Mexican Independence Day. The day marks May 5, 1862 when Mexico defeated the French at the Battle of Puebla; a short-lived, overrated victory that in the U.S. has become a good excuse to party. Whether you partake or not, sombreros and drinking will be had. Chips and salsa are on sale at your local supermarket and celebrities are probably on their fifth margarita by now. To prepare you for the Mexican version of St. Patrick’s Day, here are 10 celebs who look ready to shout “Tequila!” 


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Mexico Women Forced to Have Sex with 25 Men a Day
Mexican Women Forced to Have Sex with 25 Men a Day
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 05/02/2013 - 17:54

A criminal complaint revealed that Mexican women were forced to have sex with 25 farm workers a day in rural New Jersey at a rate of $30 for fifteen minutes. The report also states that 13 people have been charged with smuggling women into the US and forcing them to have sex.


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Obama in Mexico
Obama to Discuss Immigration, Drug Violence, and Economy During Trip to Mexico
By Sugey Palomares | 05/02/2013 - 15:42

President Barack Obama is currently in Mexico for a highly publicized meeting with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto. According to NPR, talks about immigration, drug violence, and economic trade are on Obama’s agenda. This is the President’s first trip to Latin America since winning his re-election and his fourth trip to Mexico since his Presidency.


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Luis Angulo hugs his daughter at the San Diego border gate
San Diego Border Gate Opens & Mexican Immigrant Hugs Daughter For First Time
By Samantha Leal | 05/01/2013 - 10:39

The San Diego border opened this weekend, briefly, to Mexico, and the scene was an emotional one for many. After officials opened the gate in Friendship Park, a small park along the border, family members got to see and touch their loved ones they hadn't touched in many years. One of these loved ones was Luis Angulo, who lives in the U.S. on a temporary visa. He was able to hug his 5-year-old daughter, Jimena, for the first time ever. 


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