Billions in U.S. remittances a lifeline for many in Mexico

Apr 6, 2016

Billions in U.S. remittances a lifeline for many in Mexico

The billions of dollars in U.S. remittances that Donald Trump is threatening to block to force Mexico to pay for a border wall are a financial lifeline for the Latin American country’s economy and millions of individuals who are supported by relatives up north. ...

U.S.-alleged 'El Chapo' money launderer caught in Mexico

Mar 28, 2016

U.S.-alleged 'El Chapo' money launderer caught in Mexico

Mexico’s federal police said Sunday that say they have detained a man identified as one of the top money launderers for drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. The police agency said on its Twitter account that Juan Manuel Alvarez was detained in the southern ...

Mar 26, 2016

Japan U-23 team beats Mexico

Japan’s under-23 national squad held on to an early lead and beat London Olympic champion Mexico 2-1 in a friendly on Friday. FC Tokyo midfielder Shoya Nakajima scored two minutes into the match and Salzburg striker Takumi Minamino made it 2-0 in the 33rd ...

Tourism transforms quiet Mexican beach

Mar 12, 2016

Tourism transforms quiet Mexican beach

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Bookended by seaside rocks that protrude into warm Pacific Ocean waters, the relatively small Playa de los Muertos, or Beach of the Dead, features gentle waves, pelicans diving for fish and sunbathers lying on the sand. Vendors sell beer and grilled fish-on-a-stick, and two ...