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Australian woman caught sneaking Mexican into US

Australian woman caught sneaking Mexican into US

US border officers have foiled an Australian woman's plan to sneak her Mexican fiance illegally across the US-Canadian border.

  • by Peter Mitchell

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Seaweed influx a smelly welcome to Mexico
Tourism

Seaweed influx a smelly welcome to Mexico

Large amounts of sargassum seaweed have washed up on the shores of Cancun forcing visitors to consider travelling elsewhere,

12-year-old 'genius' enters Mexican university

12-year-old 'genius' enters Mexican university

The youngest student ever admitted to Mexico's National Autonomous University wouldn't call himself a "genius."

Mexican president-elect slashes his salary

Mexican president-elect slashes his salary

The incoming president has said he will cut his pay packet by 40 per cent and that no public official will earn more than he does.

Controversial shopping mall partly collapses in Mexico City

Controversial shopping mall partly collapses in Mexico City

A newly opened shopping centre in Mexico City has partly collapsed after a support beam failed in a cantilevered office area on the building's top floors.

Exploding fireworks kill and injure dozens in Mexico
Tragedy

Exploding fireworks kill and injure dozens in Mexico

Two explosions at a fireworks workshop outside Mexico City have killed at least 19 people, including rescue workers, and injured dozens more.

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Mexico's president-elect does not rule out medical opium sales: aide

Mexico's president-elect does not rule out medical opium sales: aide

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador may consider the idea of selling opium for pharmaceutical use.

  • by Frank Jack Daniel
Leftist rides populist wave of anger to be Mexican president

Leftist rides populist wave of anger to be Mexican president

In the end, Mexico's desire for change outweighed any of the misgivings Andrés Manuel López Obrador may have inspired.

  • by Azam Ahmed and Paulina Villegas
Mexico ruling party's Meade concedes defeat, wishes Lopez Obrador well
Democracy

Mexico ruling party's Meade concedes defeat, wishes Lopez Obrador well

Exit polls give an overwhelming lead to leftist populist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in Mexico'.s presidential election.

  • by Dave Graham & Joshua Partlow
Mexicans go to the polls in pivotal national elections
USA

Mexicans go to the polls in pivotal national elections

Polls show a seemingly insurmountable 20-point lead for presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador.

  • by Patrick McDonnell
Left-wing strongman set to take power in Mexico
Election

Left-wing strongman set to take power in Mexico

The former mayor of Mexico City, on an anti-corruption platform, is way ahead of his rivals in the presidential race.

  • by Azam Ahmed