MEXICO CITY - Hector Beltran Leyva, one of the most notorious Mexican drug lords still at large, was captured on Wednesday by soldiers at a seafood restaurant in a picturesque town in central Mexico popular with American retirees.
MEXICO CITY - Hector Beltran Leyva, head of a family crime syndicate that waged a bloody conflict in Mexico with a former ally, drug kingpin Joaquin "Shorty" Guzman, was captured on Wednesday, an interior ministry source said.
MEXICO CITY - The leader of Mexico's biggest opposition party is stepping aside temporarily to seek a congressional seat next year at which time he could resume his post as party leader.
MEXICO CITY - Mexican authorities searched the violent western state of Guerrero on Tuesday for nearly four dozen people who were still missing days after a series of clashes involving students, police, and armed men, and the state governor said photos showed police had taken some of them away.
MEXICO CITY - While Mexico's government says the country is getting safer, a record number of Mexicans were victims of crime last year, according to a survey by national statistics institute INEGI published on Tuesday.
BOGOTA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Visitors looking to explore the dark side of Mexico's northern industrial city of Monterrey board a striking blue bus, painted with the faces of local politicians alongside pigs and rats clutching bags of money.
MEXICO CITY - Eleven men died in a gunfight in northern Mexico and at least seven people, including an opposition politician, have been killed in violence in the southwest of the country, authorities said on Sunday.
MEXICO CITY - A controversial penalty gave Ronaldinho’s Queretaro a 1-1 draw at home to Toluca while Mexico wing back Miguel Layun scored four goals in America’s 4-1 rout of Santos Laguna in the Apertura championship.
MEXICO CITY - Mexico has detained eight military personnel involved in an alleged shootout in June that killed 22 suspected gang members, the defence ministry said in a statement on Thursday.
MEXICO CITY - The world's largest household product maker Procter & Gamble and No. 2 toymaker Hasbro are at the heart of a Mexican probe into tax avoidance that could cost the firms hundreds of millions of dollars in back-taxes between them, sources told Reuters.
HONG KONG - Hong Kong's leader is willing to let pro-democracy demonstrations blocking large areas of the city go on for weeks if necessary, a source close to him said, while defiant protesters vowed they would not budge. | Video