U.S. and Mexico vie for Confederations Cup spot

LOS ANGELES - Much more than just bragging rights and a title will be on the line when the United States and Mexico resume their intense football rivalry on Saturday with a CONCACAF Cup playoff match in Pasadena, California.


Mexican soldiers should be questioned by expert panel - U.N. official 08 Oct 2015

MEXICO CITY - Mexican authorities should allow international investigators to interview soldiers who may have witnessed the abduction and apparent massacre of 43 trainee teachers last year, a top United Nations official said on Wednesday.


Mexico army boss will not allow questioning of troops in student massacre 06 Oct 2015

MEXICO CITY - The head of the Mexican army will not permit international experts to interrogate his troops over allegations they may have been involved in the apparent massacre of 43 students last year, and rejects any suggestion they may have been involved.


U.S. says BP to pay $20 billion in fines for 2010 oil spill 05 Oct 2015

WASHINGTON - BP Plc will pay more than $20 billion (£13.2 billion) in fines to resolve nearly all claims from its deadly Gulf of Mexico oil spill five years ago, marking the largest corporate settlement of its kind in U.S. history, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Monday.


Mexico clash may have involved 'extrajudicial killings' - rights body 03 Oct 2015

MEXICO CITY - An international human rights body on Friday called for Mexico to investigate a clash between security forces and alleged gang members that killed 43 people, citing testimony suggesting it had included extrajudicial killings by the state.

Almeyda lifts relegation gloom at Guadalajara 01 Oct 2015

BUENOS AIRES - The attacking game coach Matias Almeyda is preaching at Guadalajara has brought the joy of playing back to the players and lifted their fear of relegation, Mexico forward Marco Fabian said on Thursday.


Teva Pharm to buy Mexican drugmaker Rimsa for $2.3 bln 01 Oct 2015

TEL AVIV - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has struck a deal to buy Mexican drugmaker Representaciones e Investigaciones Médicas SA (Rimsa) for $2.3 billion (£1.5 billion) to strengthen its presence in Latin America.


Mexico pressured for answers on missing students, one year on 27 Sep 2015

MEXICO CITY - Tens of thousands marched in Mexico City on Saturday to demand answers on last year's disappearances of 43 students, piling new pressure on President Enrique Pena Nieto to clear up a case that has battered his image. | Video

Mexico parents of 43 missing students reject President's response to demands 25 Sep 2015

MEXICO CITY - Parents of 43 Mexican students kidnapped and apparently massacred a year ago demanded a new probe into their fate on Thursday, accusing President Enrique Pena Nieto of ignoring their demands to solve a crime that has battered Mexico's image.


Motor racing-Perez staying with Force India for 2016 24 Sep 2015

SUZUKA, Japan - Mexican Sergio Perez will race for the Force India Formula One team again next season in an unchanged lineup with Germany's Nico Hulkenberg.


Islamic State closes in on Syrian city of Aleppo; U.S. abandons rebel training effort

BEIRUT/ANKARA - Islamic State fighters have seized villages close to the northern city of Aleppo from rival insurgents, a monitoring group said on Friday, despite an intensifying Russian air-and-sea campaign that Moscow says has targeted the militant group. | Video