Red Cross resumes service after kidnapping in central Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Mexican Red Cross briefly shuttered operations in the central city of Salamanca after a man wounded by gunfire was pulled from one of its ambulances by gunmen over the weekend. ...

Ex-Mexican President Fox says gunmen tried to storm his home

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Former Mexican President Vicente Fox says armed men tried to storm into his house, just months after President Andrés Manuel López Obrador cut off security for the country's ex-pres...

Hollywood actresses seek truth at Tijuana migrant shelters

MEXICO CITY (AP) — 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. They dressed in casual...

Mexicans hand gifts from cars on Three Kings Day

MEXICO CITY (AP) — More than a dozen women and children in dingy clothes encircled a white sedan in front of Mexico's most-important monument, walking away with plastic trucks and dolls individually w...

After ruling, hit film, Mexico reconsiders domestic workers

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The nanny shadowed the little boy around the garden party as he traced circles on a plastic scooter, climbed a pirate ship and occasionally paused for a sip of water under the blazi...

Mexico's new leader opens presidential residence to public

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's new president, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, celebrated taking office Saturday with a festive gathering of supporters in the capital's main square in front of the centuries-...

Migrants weigh whether to stay in Mexico, resume trek to US

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants will take at least a couple of days to rest in a Mexico City stadium as they debate whether to accept offers to stay in Mexico or continue the...

Swollen and blistered feet are big challenge for migrants

CORDOBA, Mexico (AP) — Tired, swollen and blistered feet are among the biggest challenges for the thousands of Central American migrants making their way through southern Mexico in hopes of starting n...

Children's remains found in Mexican mass grave

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities have found remains of children in a mass grave in the Gulf state of Veracruz. Photos released Friday by the Interior Ministry show clothing fro...

Mexican president elect introduces civilian head of security

TEPIC, Mexico (AP) — Mexico's president-elect kicked off a nationwide tour Sunday with his new head of security in tow: a restaurant owner named Daniel Asaf who will coordinate a civilian brigade in l...

Maradona to coach soccer club in Mexico's cartel heartland

CULIACAN, Mexico (AP) — Diego Maradona, whose public battles with cocaine made him soccer's poster child for the perils of substance abuse, is setting up camp in Mexico's drug cartel heartland as the ...

Impromptu opera regales Mexico City market-goers

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The tenor breaks into song next to bunches of bananas strung high above ripe papaya. Wearing a red market apron, he approaches a woman wrapped in a purple shawl and serenades her fo...

Impromptu opera regales Mexico City market-goers

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The tenor breaks into song next to bunches of bananas strung high above ripe papaya. Wearing a red market apron, he approaches a woman wrapped in a purple shawl and serenades her fo...

Mexico City bans use of models at city events

MEXICO CITY (AP) — 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...

All survive crash of Mexican jetliner, some walk from wreck

MEXICO CITY (AP) — 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 advancin...