Mexico will mark the anniversaries on Wednesday of two deadly earthquakes: One that devastated the country last year, claiming 369 lives, and another that killed more than 10,000 people on the same date in 1985.
Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in downtown Mexico City, police said, adding that they were chasing three men dressed as mariachi musicians who fled on motorbikes.
In the past six months, some of the world’s fastest-growing economies have found themselves flat on the floor, gasping for breath and, in one case, seeking help from the global financial rescue center otherwise known as the International Monetary Fund.
They know the skyscrapers of Manhattan better than this small village in rural Mexico, but these 18 children are here to meet their extended families and learn about the world their parents left behind.
Mexicans lined up to vote for a new president on Sunday in an election tipped to hand power to an anti-establishment outsider who would inject a new dose of nationalism into government and could sharpen divisions with US President Donald Trump.
There are not many teams in world football which boast an even moderately successful record against five-time World Cup winner Brazil but in recent years Mexico has proved it has what it takes to upstage the yellow-shirted powerhouse.
Mexico's new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he would pursue friend and foe alike in a crackdown on corruption after voters handed him a powerful mandate for government with a landslide election victory on Sunday.