Author Archives: AMY GUTHRIE

Mexico capital advises residents to stay inside due to fires

Mexico City’s government warned people Sunday to remain indoors as forest and brush fires carpeted the metropolis in a smoky haze that has alarmed even many of those accustomed to living with nagging air pollution. Continue reading

Posted in AMY GUTHRIE, Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/world, fox-news/world, fox-news/world/environment, fox-news/world/world-regions/americas | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexico capital advises residents to stay inside due to fires

No ‘financial ceiling’ in search for missing in Mexico

Families of missing people swarmed Mexico’s president Sunday after he vowed to ramp up efforts to identify thousands of bodies. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on No ‘financial ceiling’ in search for missing in Mexico

Hollywood actresses seek truth at Tijuana migrant shelters

Actress America Ferrera led a small group of artists on a migrant shelter tour in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, across from San Diego, over the weekend. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fnc/us | Tagged | Comments Off on Hollywood actresses seek truth at Tijuana migrant shelters

Mexican state electric firm aims to rework private contracts

Mexico’s state-run electric company is looking to renegotiate generous natural gas contracts it has with private sector firms that stipulate payments even when gas isn’t being delivered. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexican state electric firm aims to rework private contracts

Mexico president blasts ‘stratospheric’ supreme court wages

The Mexican president is butting heads with the Supreme Court just one week into office after judges suspended a law that would cap public sector salaries, one of his key campaign promises. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexico president blasts ‘stratospheric’ supreme court wages

Incoming Mexico gov’t: No deal to host US asylum-seekers

Mexico’s incoming government denied a report Saturday that it plans to allow asylum-seekers to wait in the country while their claims move through U.S. immigration courts, a deal the Trump administration has been pursuing for months. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fox-news/us | Tagged | Comments Off on Incoming Mexico gov’t: No deal to host US asylum-seekers

Tijuana protesters chant ‘Out!’ at migrants camped in city

Hundreds of Tijuana residents congregated around a monument in an affluent section of the city south of California on Sunday to protest the thousands of Central American migrants who have arrived via caravan in hopes of a new life in the U.S. Tensions … Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fox-news/us | Tagged | Comments Off on Tijuana protesters chant ‘Out!’ at migrants camped in city

Assailants kill 4, injure 9 in Mexican mariachi square

Mexicans heading into Independence Day celebrations have been jolted by a brazen shooting that left four dead and nine wounded in Garibaldi Plaza, a famous square where mariachi musicians serenade tourists. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Assailants kill 4, injure 9 in Mexican mariachi square

Mexican poppy producing state pushes to decriminalize opium

Political leaders from Mexico’s main heroin-producing state are pushing the federal government to legalize opium production for pharmaceutical use in a move they hope will reduce violence and help local farmers. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexican poppy producing state pushes to decriminalize opium

Mexico City bans use of models at city events

They’ve long been an unmissable part of public events in Mexico, from soccer matches to trade fairs: attractive women hired to be greeters or simply as eye candy, sometimes scantily clad in short skirts and high heels or crop-tops and hot pants emblazo… Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexico City bans use of models at city events

All survive crash of Mexican jetliner, some walk from wreck

An Aeromexico jetliner taking off in a blustery storm smashed down into a nearby field but skidded to a stop virtually intact, and all 103 people aboard were able to escape advancing flames before fire engulfed the aircraft. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on All survive crash of Mexican jetliner, some walk from wreck

Mexico had more homicides in 2017 than previously thought

The number of homicides in Mexico last year was higher than originally thought, with national statistics institute INEGI reporting Monday that there were 31,174 slayings in 2017. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexico had more homicides in 2017 than previously thought

Mexican president-elect vows improvements to deter migration

President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Sunday released a seven-page letter he sent to U.S. President Donald Trump detailing how he plans to improve Mexico’s economy and security when he takes office in December so that Mexicans do not feel the … Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc, fox-news/us | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexican president-elect vows improvements to deter migration

Mexico shakes with excitement over Germany World Cup win

Thousands of exuberant Mexican soccer fans took to the streets Sunday to cheer their national team’s long-shot win against Germany in Mexico’s first match of the 2018 World Cup soccer tournament. Continue reading

Posted in Article, Associated Press, fnc | Tagged | Comments Off on Mexico shakes with excitement over Germany World Cup win