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A U.S. indictment behind the arrest of retired General Cienfuegos last week named the H-2 Cartel, which allegedly referred to the former military man as ‘the Godfather’.

  Former Mexican Defense Secretary Salvador Cienfuegos in Mexico City on April 16, 2016. He collaborated with drug cartels during his time in the role, according to U.S investigators. RONALDO SCHEMIDT/AFP via Getty Images MEXICO CITY – The family holiday of Mexico‘s former defense minister, retired General Salvador Cienfuegos was cut short when he flew Read More…

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Hundreds of parents who were separated from their kids at the U.S.-Mexico border remain «unreachable»

  Advocates have been unable to reach the parents of 545 children who were separated by U.S. immigration authorities at the southern border who could be eligible for court-mandated reunifications, according to a joint legal filing by the American Civil Liberties Union and the Justice Department. These parents, designated as «unreachable» in Tuesday’s court filing, Read More…

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A new reboot of the iconic Eastern Air Lines is flying between New York and Cabo this winter for under $250 round-trip

  An Eastern Airlines Boeing 767-300ER. Eastern Airlines Eastern Airlines is launching non-stop flights between New York and Los Cabos, Mexico, starting November 14. No, not that Eastern Airlines. The new airline is a product of 2020 that’s attempting a reboot of the iconic Eastern Air Lines that ceased operations in 1991. Flights to South Read More…

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New Mexico governor announces further restrictions on businesses to mitigate COVID-19

  NMCOVID2Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham gives her weekly update on COVID-19 in New Mexico and the state effort to control it. The news conference was held at the Roundhouse in Santa Fe, Thursday October 1, 2020. (Eddie Moore/Albuquerque Journal) SANTA FE, NM (KFOX14) — New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and state officials held a Read More…

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Mexico halfway through quake restoration of old churches

  Men are seen through safety netting as they stand atop a less-damaged section of Nuestra Senora de Los Angeles, or Our Lady of Angels church, during the early stages of reconstruction work, three years after an earthquake collapsed nearly half of the church’s 18th-century dome in Mexico City, Friday, Oct. 16, 2020. The experts Read More…

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Oil Price Crash Crushes New Mexico’s Budget

  New Mexico’s high dependence on oil and gas leases, taxes, and royalty payments are threatening the fiscal stability of the state as the oil price collapse has shown the vulnerability of the current state budget revenues, the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) said in a new report on Tuesday. New Mexico’s Read More…

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Mexico warns of coronavirus rebound from big holiday crowds

  FILE PHOTO: Outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Mexico City MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico is doubling down on its public health message to avoid big crowds to avert a second wave of coronavirus infections as annual festivities approach, including the Day of the Dead, that traditionally draws hundreds of thousands of people Read More…

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Beaches are open at Oaxaca destination, where virus cases are few

  Hotel owners in Huatulco, Oaxaca, want tourists to know that the resort destination is open for business, especially as other municipalities in the state are taking strict new measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Authorities in Santa María Colotepec, where part of the popular destination Puerto Escondido is located, have closed beaches Read More…

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Klar raises $15 million to expand access to debit, credit in Mexico

  Mexican payments startup Klar has raised $15 million in a Series A round in an effort to challenge traditional banks by expanding access to debit cards and credit lines. The $15 million Series A round was led by Prosus Ventures (formerly Naspers Ventures) with participation from a new investor, International Finance Corporation, as well Read More…