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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.

Mexico's new finance minister: US-Mexican border wall not in budget

Mexico's new finance minister said on Thursday a wall along the US-Mexican border, proposed by US presidential candidate Donald Trump, will not be part of the state budget.

Mexican finance minister resigns after Trump visit

Mexico's Finance Minister Luis Videgaray has resigned following a controversial visit by US presidential candidate Donald Trump, the ministry said on Wednesday.

"I did it for Mexico," president says of meeting with Trump

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has rejected criticism of his controversial meeting with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

Trump meets with Mexican president ahead of immigration policy speech

Following a hastily arranged meeting with President Enrique Pena Nieto in Mexico City, Donald Trump on Wednesday praised Mexican-Americans while calling it a "sovereign right" for a country to...

Mexico resort kidnap victims were cartel members, authorities say

Six people abducted from a restaurant in the Mexican resort city of Puerto Vallarta were believed to be members of the Sinaloa drugs cartel, authorities said Tuesday.

10 people abducted from Mexico restaurant in suspected gang crime

Mexican authorities were investigating the kidnapping overnight of at least 10 people from a restaurant in the Pacific resort city of Puerto Vallarta, in an incident Monday believed to be linked...

Thousands of Venezuelans cross Colombian border for food, medicine

Thousands of Venezuelans crossed the border to Colombia on Saturday after the shared frontier was reopened partially for the first time in nearly a year.