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Trump 'pressed Mexico to stop talk of wall payments'

Thursday, August 3rd 2017, 15:40

Mr Trump asked Pena Nieto to stop saying Mexico wouldn't pay for the border wall, transcripts show.
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US calls for smaller deficits in new NAFTA talks

Tuesday, July 18th 2017, 2:37
related countries: Canada Canada, United States United States
related places: Trade

Trade gap with Mexico and better market access for its products in Canada are among priorities.
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Javier Duarte, former Mexican governor, extradited from Guatemala

Tuesday, July 18th 2017, 0:38
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Javier Duarte went on the run in Guatemala after being charged with corruption and money laundering.
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Aztec tower of human skulls uncovered in Mexico City

Sunday, July 2nd 2017, 12:19
related countries: Spain Spain

The skulls found in Mexico City are only a fraction of those Spanish soldiers encountered in 1521.
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Vaquita porpoise: Dolphins deployed to save rare species

Saturday, July 1st 2017, 9:42
related countries: United States United States

The Mexican government is to use US Navy-trained dolphins to locate and herd endangered vaquitas.
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Mexican president denies spying on journalists, lawyers and activists

Friday, June 23rd 2017, 1:22

Enrique Peña Nieto says his government did not use spyware against journalists, lawyers and activists.
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Donald Trump talks up solar panel plan for Mexico wall

Thursday, June 22nd 2017, 8:22
related countries: United States United States

Attaching solar panels to a wall along the Mexican border will cut costs, the US president tells a rally.
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Ford to move US production of Focus to China

Tuesday, June 20th 2017, 19:36
related countries: China China

The move comes despite pressure from Donald Trump on carmakers to keep manufacturing jobs in the US.
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Mexican politician hits back in House of Cards row

Thursday, June 15th 2017, 12:11

Find out what's buzzing in the social media world today.
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Mass death of fish shown in US river

Monday, June 12th 2017, 21:11
related countries: United States United States

Thousands of dying and dead fish were found in a river leading to the Gulf of Mexico.
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Trump Mexico: Merkel says walls no answer to migration

Sunday, June 11th 2017, 0:35
related countries: Germany Germany

Germany's chancellor says on a visit to Mexico living standards are key to migration control.
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US man dies after flesh-eating bacterium infects new tattoo

Wednesday, June 7th 2017, 17:23
related countries: United States United States
related places: Jesus

He received a tattoo with the words "Jesus is my life" five days before swimming in the Gulf of Mexico.
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'Nothing we could do'

Tuesday, May 23rd 2017, 23:00

Mexico is the world's fourth largest car exporter, but could Donald Trump bring this to an end?
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Mexican Tarahumara woman wins 50km race wearing sandals

Tuesday, May 23rd 2017, 9:02
related places: Tarahumara

The 22-year-old is from Mexico's Tarahumara indigenous community, known for being excellent runners.
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Mexican mob attacks Russian over insults in Cancun

Sunday, May 21st 2017, 4:50
related countries: Russia Russia
related places: Cancun

A Russian man is in protective custody after a mob of Mexicans attacked him for insulting locals.
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Mexican journalists protest over Javier Valdez killing

Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 21:41

Javier Valdez, who had spent his career investigating drug cartels, was shot dead on Monday.
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Investigating the cartels

Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 15:19

Crusading crime reporter Javier Valdez came close to predicting his own death in Mexico's drug war.
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Mexican drug trade reporter Javier Valdez killed

Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 13:24
related places: Valdez

Unidentified attackers shoot dead Javier Valdez, who reported extensively on drug trafficking.
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Meet a giant

Tuesday, May 16th 2017, 1:22

Mexico wants to acquaint English speakers with one of its literary greats, 100 years after his birth.
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Mexican mum who investigated daughter's death is killed

Friday, May 12th 2017, 8:37

Miriam Rodríguez Martínez found the body in a hidden grave in Mexico, then put her killers in jail.
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Suspect in California drink-drive crash 'deported 15 times'

Wednesday, May 10th 2017, 23:13
related places: San Diego

The San Diego family were coming home from Disneyland when a suspected drink-driver hit their car.
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Could this bra detect breast cancer?

Thursday, May 4th 2017, 14:06

A teenager in Mexico invents a bra to detect breast cancer. But does it work? And if so, how?
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Mexican woman, 116, gets bank card after being deemed 'too old'

Thursday, April 27th 2017, 16:23

The Mexican woman was told she was over the bank's age limit until the press intervened.
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Trump won't scrap Nafta trade deal 'at this time'

Thursday, April 27th 2017, 5:40
related countries: Canada Canada

President Trump seeks to renegotiate the trade deal with Canada and Mexico, rather than abandon it.
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Fugitive Mexican governor Javier Duarte arrested in Guatemala

Sunday, April 16th 2017, 6:22
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Javier Duarte disappeared in October after he was accused of embezzling millions.
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Ancient ball game gets a replay

Sunday, April 16th 2017, 2:33

The Mexican city of Teotihuacan hosts the finals of an ancient ball game.
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Mexico revives 3,000-year-old ancient ball game

Sunday, April 16th 2017, 1:43

A championship is being played in Mexico to try to revive a 3,000-year-old ball game.
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World Cup 2026: USA, Canada & Mexico to make joint bid

Monday, April 10th 2017, 18:59
related countries: United States United States

The USA, Canada and Mexico say they will make a joint bid to host the 2026 World Cup - the first after expansion from 32 to 48 teams.
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Pawsome! Doggy ice creams get tails wagging in Mexico

Monday, April 10th 2017, 13:53

Dogs with a sweet tooth are in for a treat because an ice cream shop in Mexico has started serving up frozen treats for pooches.
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Mexico newspaper stops printing after reporter shot dead

Monday, April 3rd 2017, 8:23

The editor of a Mexican newspaper says he is not prepared to let any more of his colleagues die.
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Mexico singer Pepe Aguilar's son held for people smuggling

Saturday, April 1st 2017, 0:36
related countries: United States United States

The son of a popular Mexican singer was arrested at the US border with four migrants in his car.
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Raising the subject

Friday, March 31st 2017, 1:58

A seat with a protruding penis appeared on Mexico City's metro to highlight sexual harassment.
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US frees Mexican man who was arrested despite work permit

Thursday, March 30th 2017, 21:33
related countries: United States United States

The 24-year-old was arrested despite having a work permit and being protected from deportation.
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Backlash at Mexico judge over 'no carnal intent' ruling

Wednesday, March 29th 2017, 17:00

A judge said a sexual assault suspect should not be jailed because there was "no carnal intent".
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Mexico governor says Chihuahua too weak to fight cartels

Tuesday, March 28th 2017, 0:19
related places: Chihuahua

A Mexico governor says his police need federal help, days after a journalist was shot dead in her car.
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Mexican teen's family gets $1m over death in US custody

Wednesday, March 22nd 2017, 10:46
related countries: United States United States

He was told by US border officers to drink a liquid he was carrying; it was liquid methamphetamine.
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Tom Brady: New England Patriots quarterback's Super Bowl shirt found

Monday, March 20th 2017, 21:25

A shirt worn by the New England Patriots' Tom Brady during Super Bowl is found in Mexico after an investigation involving the FBI.
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Families divided at US-Mexico border

Monday, March 20th 2017, 9:43
related countries: United States United States

On the US border with Mexico, families of migrants talk to their loved ones through a steel fence.
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State Department was 'unaware' of Mexico visit

Friday, March 10th 2017, 17:32
related countries: United States United States
related places: White House

Mexico's foreign minister skips over the US secretary of state for a meeting with White House aides.
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Tales from the US-Mexico border

Friday, March 10th 2017, 10:06
related countries: United States United States
related places: Tijuana

We travelled to the Mexican border city of Tijuana and asked everyday people one simple question: Where are you going?
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Mexico firework village of Tultepec holds fiery fiesta

Thursday, March 9th 2017, 14:04
related countries: Puerto Rico Puerto Rico
related places: San Juan, Tultepec

A Mexican village where tonnes of fireworks exploded killing dozens last year goes ahead with a fiery fiesta marking the Catholic festival of San Juan de Dios.
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US hails '40% drop' in illegal immigrants from Mexico

Thursday, March 9th 2017, 7:58
related countries: United States United States

The government says the "change in trends" is a result of Donald Trump's tough immigration policies.
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US 'may split families that cross border'

Tuesday, March 7th 2017, 3:06
related countries: United States United States

The US might separate children from their parents if caught illegally crossing the Mexican border.
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Mexican politician stages anti-Trump wall stunt

Sunday, March 5th 2017, 17:17
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Braulio Guerra climbs part of the existing US-Mexico border wall to show that a new barrier won't work.
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Mexico's world record bulldog attempt

Monday, February 27th 2017, 9:09

Never before has such a large gathering of bulldogs been seen before, according to the event organiser, as 951 of the hefty dogs converged on Mexico City.
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Sunday, February 26th 2017, 11:03

Hugh Jackman says a wall running along the Mexican border in the latest film to feature Wolverine was written long before the Trump presidency.
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Mexico warns US over border wall funding

Saturday, February 25th 2017, 5:18
related countries: United States United States

Mexico says it would retaliate if the US imposed a tax on imports to finance the wall.
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Mexico foreign minister vents 'irritation' at Rex Tillerson

Thursday, February 23rd 2017, 22:33
related countries: United States United States
related places: Trump

Mexico's foreign minister tells the top US diplomat they are worried about immigrants' rights.
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Mexico's foreign minister rejects Trump deportation policy

Thursday, February 23rd 2017, 4:51

Two top US officials are in Mexico to discuss the measures with President Enrique Pena Nieto.
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Mexican man kills himself after being deported from US

Wednesday, February 22nd 2017, 18:12
related countries: United States United States

He jumped off the bridge linking the US and Mexico after he was deported for the third time.
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Call of duty

Tuesday, February 21st 2017, 0:14
related countries: Guatemala Guatemala

Sgt Conchita Lopez describes her life patrolling Mexico's southern border with Guatemala.
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Protest against Mexico border wall

Saturday, February 18th 2017, 8:41
related countries: United States United States

They formed a "human wall" to protest US President Donald Trump's plans for a wall between the countries.
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US detains Mexican despite work permit

Wednesday, February 15th 2017, 15:00
related countries: United States United States

The 23-year-old is protected from deportation under one of President Barack Obama's policies.
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