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Pope on Guadalupe feast: Church is mestizo, native, black.

Pope Francis is urging Latin American and Caribbean Catholics to celebrate and defend their diversity, saying the face of the Catholic Church is indigenous, mestizo and black.

- FOX News - US

Mexican football club Tigres won its 6th league title and shaved off the coach's moustache in a bizarre celebration.

Getty Images 2 Mexican football team Club Tigres UANL won its sixth league title recently. As part of the celebrations, the team manager Ricardo 'Tuca' Ferretti allowed the players to shave his moustache off. Half a million supporters joined the team as it paraded the league title through the streets of Monterrey in an open ...

- Business Insider - US

'I'm afraid': Journalist believes he'll be killed if he's deported.

Advocates for Mexican journalist detained in remote West Texas facility ask U.S. government for asylum

- CBS NEWS - US

Detained by US, Mexican journalist fears death if deported.

Advocates for a Mexican journalist detained in a remote West Texas facility asked the U.S. government to grant him asylum instead of deporting him to a country where he believes … Click to Continue »

- Miami Herald - US

Detained by US, Mexican journalist fears death if deported.

HOUSTON — Advocates for a Mexican journalist detained in a remote West Texas facility asked the U.S. government to grant him asylum instead of deporting him to a country where he believes he'll be killed.Emilio Gutierrez Soto...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Detained by US, Mexican journalist fears death if deported.

- Townhall.com - US

Detained by US, Mexican journalist fears death if deported.

HOUSTON — Advocates for a Mexican journalist detained in a remote West Texas facility asked the U.S. government on Monday to grant him asylum instead of deporting him to a country where he believes he'll be killed.Emilio Gutierrez...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Jailed Mexican ex-governor fails on appeal against extradition.

Roberto Borge, a former Mexican state governor wanted for corruption and detained in Panama, has failed in a bid to halt extradition proceedings, Panama`s Supreme Court said on Monday.

- Zee News - IN

HSBC draws line under Mexican cartel case after five years on probation.

By Lawrence White LONDON - HSBC drew a line under its punishment for lapses in anti-money laundering controls on Monday, saying the U.S. Department of Justice would end its deferred prosecution agreement, lifting the threat of further penalties. Europe's biggest bank paid a $1.9 billion fine and entered into the ...

- Sify - IN

HSBC prosecution threat in US lifted.

The bank's five-year probation in the US that followed allegations of Mexican money laundering is over.

- BBC - UK

Mexican Cartels Execute Two Border State Police Chiefs in Week.

Cartel turf wars in Chihuahua have claimed the lives of two local police chiefs within a week.

- Breitbart - US

Fantasy romance 'Shape of Water' leads 2018 Golden Globe nods

LOS ANGELES - Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance "The Shape of Water" led the nominations for the 2018 Golden Globes on Monday, landing seven nods, including for best drama film, director and actress Sally Hawkins.

- Reuters - US

HSBC draws line under Mexican cartel case after five-years on probation

LONDON - HSBC drew a line under its punishment for lapses in anti-money laundering controls on Monday, saying the U.S. Department of Justice would end its deferred prosecution agreement, lifting the threat of further penalties.

- Reuters - US

HSBC draws line under Mexican cartel case after 5-years on probation

By Lawrence White LONDON - HSBC drew a line under its punishment for lapses in anti-money laundering controls on Monday, saying the U.S. Department of Justice would end its deferred prosecution agreement, lifting the threat of further penalties. Europe's biggest bank paid a $1.9 billion fine and entered into the ...

- Sify - IN

Fantasy romance 'Shape of Water' leads 2018 Golden Globe nods

LOS ANGELES, Dec 11 — Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro's fantasy romance The Shape of Water led the nominations for the 2018 Golden Globes today, landing seven nods, including for best drama film, director and actress Sally Hawkins....

- The Malay Mail - MY

HSBC draws line under Mexican cartel case after five-years on probation

HSBC drew a line under its punishment for lapses in anti-money laundering controls on Monday, saying the U.S. Department of Justice would end its deferred prosecution agreement, lifting the threat of further penalties. Europe's biggest bank paid a $1.9 billion fine and entered into the five-year deal in 2012 for failing ...

- Yahoo! News - US

HSBC announces end to suspended sentence for Mexican cartel case

LONDON - HSBC on Monday said its deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice has expired, marking an end to the threat of further punishment for lapses in its anti-money laundering controls.

- Reuters - US

HSBC announces end to suspended sentence for Mexican cartel case

LONDON: HSBC on Monday said its deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice has expired, marking an end to the threat of further punishment for lapses in its anti-money laundering controls. HSBC said it has lived up to its commitments under the five-year deal signed in December 2012, under which it ...

- Sify - IN

HSBC announces end to suspended sentence for Mexican cartel case

HSBC on Monday said its deferred prosecution agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice has expired, marking an end to the threat of further punishment for lapses in its anti-money laundering controls. HSBC said it has lived up to its commitments under the five-year deal signed in December 2012, under which it pledged to ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Mexican journalist Emilio Gutierrez, who was denied asylum by the US, says his name is on a Mexican military 'kill list', remains in ICE custody pending appeal

Nick Miroff / Washington Post: Mexican journalist Emilio Gutierrez, who was denied asylum by the US, says his name is on a Mexican military “kill list”, remains in ICE custody pending appeal  —  A Mexican journalist who sought asylum in the United States in 2008 was arrested by U.S. immigration agents ...

- Mediagazer - US

Rows Of Hot Pink Paper, All Saying #MeToo

Mexican artist Monica Mayer brings her "Clothesline Project" to the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C.

- NPR - US

US cities should be sanctuaries for Americans, not for criminal aliens: Trump

After a US court acquitted a Mexican migrant accused of gunning down an American woman in the sanctuary city of San Francisco.

- The Hindu - IN

Mexican President Asks Senate to Broaden Discussion Over Security Bill

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Friday asked Senate lawmakers to include civil society's views in their discussion of a divisive bill that critics say would give the military greater powers and deepen its role in the country's drug war. The bill, which enjoys cross-partisan support, aims to regulate federal defense ...

- Voice of America - US

L.A.'s Mexican Radio Crash: New at Reason

Spanish-language radio is fading across Southern California, a victim of a shifting preference for "English-speaking media" among young listeners. It's a classic American assimilation story, Gustavo Arellano writes, but it's also "one giant chinga tu madre to anti-immigrant types who have spent the last 25 years decrying ...

- Reason.com - US

Mexican Radio in Los Angeles Crashes—And Down With It Comes An Anti-Immigrant Fable

It's a story of assimilation and plain old consumer choice.

- Reason.com - US

Fusion Media Group partners with Grupo Televisa on new cable channel Fusion MX; Televisa will also launch Mexican editions of Deadspin, Gizmodo, Jezebel

Gerry Smith / Bloomberg: Fusion Media Group partners with Grupo Televisa on new cable channel Fusion MX; Televisa will also launch Mexican editions of Deadspin, Gizmodo, Jezebel  —  Televisa to launch Mexican editions of former Gawker websites  —  Fusion MX to make Spanish programming for 14 million homes

- Mediagazer - US

There's an alien world beneath our feet. What could it teach us about life?

So-called extremophiles, like blind, transparent shrimp that thrive deep within the cavernous bowels of the Mexican jungle, are stretching the limits of where life can flourish.

- Christian Science Monitor - US

America and guns: To grasp the obsession, come to Texas

Close Come and take it!' Texas as an American state, like Texas as a republic before that and Texas as a Mexican state before that, survived only because armed civilians did what their government could not do—keep them safe, keep them alive....

- The Raw Story - US

Tomgram: Todd Miller, The Market in Walls Is Growing in a Warming World

When I first talked to the three Honduran men in the train yard in the southern Mexican town of Tenosique, I had no idea that they were climate-change refugees...

- TomDispatch - US

Alternate juror: Steinle shooting jury was right to acquit

An alternate juror who sat through a murder trial in a case that sparked a fierce national debate on immigration said Wednesday he agreed with the jury's decision to acquit a Mexican man of murder in the shooting death of a San Francisco woman two years ago.

- WRAL.com - US

Alternate juror: Steinle shooting jury was right to acquit

An alternate juror who sat through a murder trial that prompted a fierce immigration debate says he agrees with the jury's decision to acquit a Mexican man of murder for the shooting death of a San Francisco woman two years ago.

- FOX News - US

Official: Not much drug market change after Guzman arrest

WASHINGTON — A top U.S. anti-drug official says that almost two years after the recapture of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, there haven't been big changes in the drug trade.James Walsh says that "what I am hearing...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Chipotle could be a prime takeover target

Hollis Johnson Chipotle has lost more than half of its market value in the past three years. The low price coupled with an upcoming CEO change could make it a prime takeover target. When it was announced last week that Buffalo Wild Wings would be acquired by private equity group Roark Capital, something strange happened: ...

- Business Insider - US

Alternate juror supports murder acquittal in pier shooting

An alternate juror who sat through a murder trial that prompted a fierce immigration debate says he agrees with the jury's decision to acquit a Mexican man of murder for the shooting death of a San Francisco woman two years ago.

- FOX News - US

A small New York City chain is siphoning off hungry burrito eaters as Chipotle struggles

Dos Toros Leo Kremer and his brother Oliver founded Dos Toros in 2009. The chain has 13 restaurants in NYC and just began expanding in Chicago, with its eye on more cities. On Sixth Avenue in New York City, one of Manhattan’s busiest thoroughfares, there’s a small burrito restaurant just down the block from its ...

- Business Insider - US

The undocumented immigrant acquitted of murder in the Kate Steinle case faces new federal charges

Michael Macor/San Francisco Chronicle via AP US officials charged Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, the Mexican national who was acquitted of murder charges in the death of Kate Steinle, with new immigration and gun violations. The new charges comes less than a week after being acquitted. SAN FRANCISCO — US authorities on ...

- Business Insider - US

The Latest: New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting

The Latest on San Francisco pier shooting charges : 5:45 p.m. Federal authorities have charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week … Click to Continue »

- Miami Herald - US

Mexican acquitted of murder faces gun, immigration charges

U.S. authorities on Tuesday charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting … Click to Continue »

- Miami Herald - US

Mexican Acquitted of Murder in San Francisco Faces Gun, Immigration Charges

U.S. authorities on Tuesday charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle, a case that helped fuel a fierce national debate on immigration. A federal grand jury in San Francisco indicted Jose Ines ...

- Voice of America - US

Mexican acquitted of murder faces gun, immigration charges

SAN FRANCISCO — U.S. authorities on Tuesday charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle, a case…

- Billings Gazette - US

For a Resilient Transatlantic Relationship, Look to Texas

Editor's Note: This blog is part of an ongoing series of contributions from participants in The German Marshall Fund's flagship leadership development program, The Marshall Memorial Fellowship . Ask an average European about Texas and you are most likely to hear something about cowboys. In fact, for many Europeans Texas ...

- GMF - DE

Mexican man recently acquitted of murder charges in San Francisco faces gun, immigration charges

US officials charged Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, the Mexican national who was acquitted of murder charges in the death of Kate Steinle, with new immigration and gun violations. The new charges comes less than a week after being acquitted. SAN FRANCISCO — U.S. authorities on Tuesday charged a Mexican man with new ...

- Business Insider - US

Mexican acquitted in San Francisco pier shooting faces new gun, immigration charges

U.S. authorities on Tuesday charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle, a case that helped fuel a fierce national debate on immigration. A federal grand jury in San Francisco...

- Baltimoresun.com - US

The Latest: New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting

The Latest on San Francisco pier shooting charges : 5:45 p.m. Federal authorities have charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder for the shooting death of Kate Steinle.

- FOX News - US

Mexican acquitted of murder faces gun, immigration charges

San Francisco's district attorney is defending the handling of a murder trial that ended with the acquittal of a Mexican man whose arrest set off a fierce national debate on immigration.

- FOX News - US

Federal officials file new immigration, gun charges against Mexican man acquitted in San Francisco pier shooting

SAN FRANCISCO — Federal officials file new immigration, gun charges against Mexican man acquitted in San Francisco pier shooting.

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

The Latest: New charges for man acquitted of pier shooting

SAN FRANCISCO — The Latest on San Francisco pier shooting charges :5:45 p.m.Federal authorities have charged a Mexican man with new immigration and gun violations less than a week after a San Francisco jury...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

San Francisco prosecutor defends handling of Steinle trial

San Francisco's district attorney is defending the handling of a murder trial that ended with the acquittal of a Mexican man whose arrest set off a fierce national debate on immigration.

- FOX News - US

The 1911 Pistol: The Gun the U.S. Military Has Fired in Anger for Over 100 Years

Kyle Mizokami Security, An amazing story.  The guns were not just supplied to the U.S. military, but also to allied forces and guerillas. The 1911A1 served with Brazilian, Canadian, Chinese Nationalist, British Commonwealth, Mexican and Soviet forces. Many of the guns were provided under the Lend-Lease program, which ...

- The National Interest - US

Man detained by ICE after speaking with news reporters

A Mexican man who spoke with reporters about his longtime girlfriend's immigration arrest has now been detained himself, and he says agents told him it's because he was in the … Click to Continue »

- Miami Herald - US

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