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Mexican drug baron 'El Chapo' pleads 'not guilty' in US court

The world's most notorious drug kingpin, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, pleaded not guilty in a New York court Friday to charges including running a criminal enterprise and other drug trafficking...

Mexican drug lord "El Chapo" Guzman extradited to US

Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera was extradited to the United States Thursday, Mexico's Foreign Ministry said.

Five killed in shooting in Mexico after music festival

A shooting early Monday at a Mexican beach disco where people had gathered at the end of a music festival killed five people and injured 15, according to police.

Mexico's economy minister may give Trump a taste of his own medicine

Mexican economy minister Ildefonso Guajardo said Friday that he is preparing for any future negotiations with Donald Trump by studying the US president-elect's own book.

Minister: Mexico will neither fight nor submit to Trump's US

Mexico will take the high road in dealings with the United States in the Trump era, Mexico's new foreign minister said Monday, choosing dialogue over conflict with or "submission" to its neighbour...

US diplomat wounded by shooting in Mexico

Mexican and US officials were seeking information about a gunman who wounded a US diplomat in Mexico, the consulate in the western city of Guadalajara said Saturday.

At least 31 killed in explosions at Mexican fireworks market

A string of explosions at a fireworks market in Mexico have killed at least 31 people and injured more than 70 others, media reports said on Wednesday.

Magnitude-7.0 earthquake hits Central America

A magnitude-7.0 earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador and Nicaragua on Thursday.

Haiti presidential vote concludes, results expected December

Haitians voted Sunday for a new president in elections that were less affected by violence than those in previous years, officials said.

Mexico's central bank: "Trump is no longer a category 5 hurricane"

US president-elect Donald Trump is no longer a "category 5 hurricane," the head of Mexico's central bank said in a Friday interview.

Mexican parliament rejects nationwide legalization of gay marriage

The Mexican parliament has rejected Wednesday a government initiative to legalize gay marriage nationwide.

Mexico pledges ongoing friendship with the US after Trump victory

In the wake of Donald Trump's victory in the US presidential election, Mexico's leaders on Wednesday reaffirmed their country's partnership with its neighbour to the North.

Hamilton wins Mexican Grand Prix to stay alive in title hunt

Britain's Lewis Hamilton won the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday to maintain the pressure on Mercedes team-mate and standings leader Nico Rosberg in the Formula One world championship with just two...

Haiti announces three days of mourning for hundreds of hurricane dead

Haiti on Saturday announced three days of national mourning for the hundreds of people killed by Hurricane Matthew earlier this week.

Tens of thousands protest against gay marriage in Mexico

Ten of thousands of people across Mexico have Saturday taken part in protests against a government plan to legalize same-sex marriage.