Migrants in caravan shrug over US vote, eye change at home

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The migrants in a caravan used by President Donald Trump as a campaign issue were almost universally unaware of the results of the U.S. midterm elections. The Cent...

Migrant caravan plans to push on toward Mexico's capital

CORDOBA, Mexico (AP) — A big group of Central Americans has agreed to push toward Mexico City from a coastal state Monday, planning to exit a part of the country that has long been treacherous for mig...

Investigators find 19 bodies in pits in western Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in western Mexico say they have found the badly decomposed remains of 16 men and three women in clandestine burial pits. An official of the Jalisco sta...

In migrant caravan, a Nicaraguan family flees persecution

HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — Amid thousands of mostly Honduran migrants hoping to make it to the United States, the Velasquez Gonzalez family from Nicaragua is something of an outlier. Whi...

Sickness, fear, harassment in Mexico whittle away at caravan

HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — Little by little, sickness, fear and police harassment are whittling down the migrant caravan making its way to the U.S. border, with many of the 4,000 to 5,000 migrants camped ...

Migrants set out anew on quest to reach distant US border

HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants renewed their hoped-for march to the United States on Wednesday, setting out before dawn with plans to travel another 45 miles (75 kilomet...

Weary migrants still far reaching US border

HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants awoke Tuesday in a makeshift encampment in a rain-soaked town square in far-southern Mexico, some weary, foot-sore and coughing, still dis...

Growing caravan of migrants pushes deeper into Mexico

TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. stretched out on rain-soaked sidewalks, benches and public plazas in the southern Mexico city of Tapachula, worn down b...

'We are hungry!" Migrants wail at Mexico-Guatemala border

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) — A standoff between thousands of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States and Mexican police has stretched through the night with some migrants hanging f...

Police find 16 bodies in mass grave in western Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities say they have found 16 bodies, including those of two women, in a clandestine burial pit in western Mexico. The bodies were found in a pit in a vacant ...

Lion attacks owner in Mexican border city of Ciudad Juarez

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A female lion attacked a man who apparently kept her and two tigers as pets at his home in the northern Mexico border city of Ciudad Juarez. A Juarez police offici...

Lavish wedding tests new Mexico government austerity pledge

MEXICO CITY (AP) — It was a lovely wedding, officiated by an archbishop, with designer dresses, palatial decorations and a huge convention-center reception. But for Mexico's austerity-minded president...

4 dead, as many as 7 missing in floods in western Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — State officials say at least four people are dead and searches continue for others after a 5-foot (1.5 meter) wall of floodwater crashed through the streets of a town in western Mex...

Experts restore what might be oldest house in Mexico

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The plain, one-story stone-linteled structure sat hidden in plain sight for hundreds of years behind generations of street vendors hawking goods from stands outside its thick old wa...

Mexico-US trade deal unlikely to boost low Mexican wages

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Many in the U.S. government, and even some in Mexico, say the new trade agreement between the two countries will help increase the extremely low wages in Mexico's auto industry. ...