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President Donald Trump on Tuesday tapped two Florida appellate judges with ties to Attorney General Pam Bondi and former Gov. Jeb Bush to serve as federal district judges. Trump said he will nominate Allen Winsor, a judge on the state's 1st District Court of Appeal, to serve as a judge in the federal ...
When I decided to study abroad in Mexico City through an ASU exchange program, I never thought that while there, I would experience one of the deadliest earthquakes in the city's history. But on that Tuesday afternoon, I did. And it changed my life. As the ground started to shake, I ran to the middle of a ...

Tate & Lyle has announced that it will expand and relocate its food application laboratory and customer-facing facilities in Mexico City, Mexico, and release a new sweetener for the Mexican market. Demand for healthier food options is growing among consumers in Latin America, and Tate & Lyle has ...
Something felt wrong, from the first moment in the first game Victor Vazquez stepped on the field with his new team, Cruz Azul, in Mexico City. He was from Spain, and immediately found the pace of play much slower in Liga MX, where forwards seemed to want the ball at their feet, rather than being set up to ...
MEXICO CITY — The caravan of Central American migrants that prompted President Trump to deploy National Guard troops to the Southwest border was on the move again Monday, arriving in Mexico City to a warm welcome. Well-wishers clapped and cheered as the approximately 500 men, women and ...
It's no accident that when you think about Mexico City, the artists who first come to mind are Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. Not only did the pair call the city home, but their legacies—from artworks to houses and pretty much every piece of memorabilia you can slap an image on—are a large part of Mexico ...

Marie Gibbons, Sandra Renteria and Katie Taft, three women with Denver ties, shared similar aspirations and a web of loose connections. But they were really just acquaintances, says Gibbons, a well-known local clay artist and teacher, until life and the Internet intervened, and the idea for a weeklong ...
Plans for Mexico City's new airport got a boost on Friday when the group behind the project raised $1.6 billion. The funds were raised during an initial public offering of Fibra E shares. Both local and foreign investors responded to the offering. This comes just as efforts are being made to try to shut down the ...
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim smiles as he attends a ceremony to place the first stone of the new U.S. Embassy in Mexico City, Mexico, February 13, ... chunk of an investment trust to fund Mexico City's new airport, three sources with knowledge of the deal said, as doubts hang over the project's future.
Hot off the opening of Westman's Bagel and Coffee, Monica Dimas is putting the final touches on her biggest restaurant to date, Little Neon Taco on First Hill (1011 Boren Avenue). Dimas, who's made a name for herself serving outstanding food at walk-up counters, will finally have a full service, sit-down ...
MEXICO CITY, March 23 (Reuters) - Funds controlled by the family of Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim are set to acquire a large chunk of an investment trust to fund Mexico City's new airport, three sources with knowledge of the deal said, as doubts hang over the project's future. The placement came as leftist ...
AMHERST, Mass. >> A University School graduate who played football for Amherst College has died in Mexico City. Officials at the Massachusetts college said in a statement that senior economics major Andrew Dorogi died Friday. The cause was not provided. Dorogi played tight end and scored a ...
On March 14, the carrier launched a new service between Calgary and Mexico City. On March 15, it began service from Vancouver to Mexico City. “WestJet is proud to be at the forefront of expanding on vital trade and tourism linkages between Mexico and Canada,” said Ed Sims, WestJet president and ...
MEXICO CITY — Six months after this capital's last major earthquake, its most popular tourist attractions are busy again. If you're headed here, remember that the metropolitan area is built on an ancient lake bed. For generations, as the growing city has drawn down the aquifer beneath the lake bed, the ...
Upon receiving a request for assistance regarding an Amber Alert, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Mexico City exploited investigative leads received from HSI Philadelphia and the Allentown (PA) Police Department and worked closely with its U.S. ...
Reports in the Spanish media indicate that Emirates has been awarded fifth freedom traffic rights between Barcelona and Mexico City. It therefore means that Emirates will be able to add Mexico City to its route network. Emirates will be the first of the Gulf airlines to serve Mexico which will give it a ...
Six months have passed since a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico City, toppling 40 buildings and killing over 300, but the memory remains fresh. Condemned structures dot many neighborhoods, their facades crumbling. And after an earthquake 225 miles away in Oaxaca state shook the capital city ...

Dreaming of a vacation in a warm city down south? Giving one more direct travel destination to its customers, WestJet launched flights from Vancouver International Airport to Mexico City on Thursday. WestJet will begin with three flights per week from Vancouver to Mexico City, but by April 29 will move to a ...
Mexico city overwhelms your senses, with colourful churches, luscious green parks filled with unique tropical plants, and street vendors offering tasty tacos. Historians seeking cultural 'food for the soul' will find an abundance of historic architecture and stunning cathedrals here. Visit the pretty districts such ...
This is what causes “bending” earthquakes like Mexico City's. After the bent tectonic plate snaps, seismic waves emanate outwards from the breaking point, causing the Earth to tremble. The closer you are to the epicenter, the stronger the shaking. This kind of rare Mexican quake typically has a relatively ...
This week I'm in Mexico City. Mexican stocks have underperformed emerging markets over the past decade. But they don't look cheap, especially in the context of political risk in an election year. It's my first visit to Mexico, a country of 128 million people. As for Mexico City itself, the entire metropolitan ...
Six months have passed since a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico City, toppling 40 buildings and killing over 300, but the memory remains fresh. Condemned structures dot many neighborhoods, their facades crumbling. And after an earthquake 225 miles (362 km) away in Oaxaca state shook the ...
This sprawling, complex, always changing megalopolis is a study in contrasts. From its epic street food to its chef-driven, pilgrimage-worthy restaurants, Mexico City is arguably the most exciting food city in the world. Its art scene—folk and cutting-edge contemporary—is equally dynamic. And its sophisticated hotels, grand ...
This month, Tasty Bites Food Tours is launching a new Vegan Walking Food Tour in the chic Colonia Roma neighborhood as a way to tap into the city's emerging vegan food scene. The stops feature fresh local ingredients with tastings ranging from tacos to Mexican pizza and ice cream, and all the bites on ...
Now six young students from the Boston String Academy, all violinists and cellists, will play the same movement under Dudamel's baton in Mexico City on Sunday. "It's going to be really great to come together with people who share the same musical interests, because we don't necessarily have to ...
The pyramids and ruins of Teotihuacan are on the itinerary for a spiritual tour of Mexico City. (Ross D. Franklin / Associated Press). See the sites and restore your soul on a weeklong tour of Mexico City led by experts in Mexican culture and spiritual practices. Participants will experience the city's historic ...
Edo Kobayashi — the hospitality group that helped shape Mexico City's up-and-coming Little Tokyo neighborhood — is preparing to open its second U.S. restaurant, a covert eight-seat sushi bar tucked behind a Miami taco shop. On March 6, Hiden will start serving a single Edomae-inspired omakase menu ...
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Mexico City and the Department of Justice's Office of Overseas Prosecutorial Development Assistance and Training (DOJ-OPDAT) hosted the first in a series of four money laundering and asset forfeiture courses Feb ...
Mexico City has now become a major player on quite a few places-to-visit lists. International guidebooks, the most prestigious travel newsletters, chefs and designers have set their sights on this great city. Residents of Mexico City, also known as Chilangos, who simultaneously love and hate it, know very ...
Via Verde is a project in Mexico City that strives to turn 1,000 highway pillars into vertical gardens. Different kinds of plants are planted inside the "pockets" of felt to make the city greener and its air cleaner. The hydroponic system collects rainwater to cover its needs and each garden is equipped with ...
Members of migrant caravan demonstrate in Mexico City .... Caravan organizer Irineo Mujica said at Mexico City's Angel of Independence monument that the caravan would visit the basilica of Mexico's patron saint later Saturday and seek meetings with representatives of the United Nations and ...
A 58-year-old priest was arrested and placed at the disposal of the Central Prosecutor's Office for the Investigation of Sexual Offenses accused of sexual abuse against a 12 year-old child. The Attorney General's Office of Mexico City reported that, according to the first investigations, on February 14 at 7:00 ...
An activist carries a vaquita porpoise skull on a conch as activists and artists held a mournful, dirge-like procession for the critically endangered vaquita porpoise in Mexico City, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018.The latest... (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte) More ...
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — The city of Las Cruces soon will be dedicating what officials are billing as one of only a few monuments that focus solely on women veterans. The dedication ceremony for the collection of six life-sized bronze statues is planned for March 10 at Veterans Memorial Park in Las ...
A helicopter carrying the Mexican Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete and a Governor crashed near the epicentre of a powerful earthquake in the country's south on Friday, killing two people who were on the ground, officials said. Mr. Navarrete and Alejandro Murat, Governor of the State of Oaxaca, were on ...
(MEXICO CITY) — A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook south and central Mexico Friday, causing people to flee swaying buildings and office towers in the country's capital, where residents were still jittery after a deadly quake five months ago. Crowds gathered on Mexico City's central Reforma ...
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) - The city of Las Cruces soon will be dedicating what officials are billing as one of only a few monuments that focus solely on women veterans. The dedication ceremony for the collection of six life-sized bronze statues is planned for March 10 at Veterans Memorial Park in Las ...
A powerful earthquake shook Mexico City on Friday, triggering the capital's quake alarm system and causing buildings to sway. Mexico's National Seismological Service put the magnitude of the quake at 7.0, and seismic monitor network Sky Alert said the quake was felt across the states of Guerrero, ...
MEXICO CITY — Prosecutors in Mexico City say a Catholic priest has been arrested on charges of aggravated sexual abuse of a minor. The 58-year-old priest, who was not named, allegedly abused a 12-year-old girl after her mother left her at church to study catechism. In a statement Friday, the Mexico ...
Powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake rocks Mexico City months after 370 killed in disaster. Breaking. By Olivia Loveridge-Greene. 16th February 2018, 11:56 pm. Updated: 16th February 2018, 11:57 pm. A POWERFUL earthquake is shaking buildings in Mexico City. It has been reported as preliminary magnitude 7.5.
It added that “there is a commitment from the Mexico City government to accelerate the works . . . to conclude them in accordance with the schedule.” The federal agency also declared that only the government was in a position to announce when the new line would start operations. “It is the job of Mexican ...
Mexico City is a place of water paradox, where flooding is a constant risk and water shortages are a constant reality. In the 1300s, the Aztecs built the beginnings of Mexico City on an island surrounded by lakes. When Spanish conquerors came they hastily drained the lakes and constructed a larger city, ...
Mexico City teems with life from morning to night and offers up a wonderful roster of attractions that appeal to the whole spectrum of travelers. The best part? Despite its sprawling size, the city is surprisingly manageable. Many sights are clustered in the Centro Historico (historic center) and those that aren't ...
Mexico City has now become a major player on quite a few places-to-visit lists. International guidebooks, the most prestigious travel newsletters, chefs and designers have set their sights on this great city. Residents of Mexico City, also known as Chilangos, who simultaneously love and hate it, know very ...
When I saw Tortas Factory del D.F., I immediately turned into the parking lot even though I had lunch plans at a Korean restaurant just up the road. It was the initials that caught my attention: D.F. stands for Distrito Federal, Mexico City's former name. My family is from Mexico City, and memories of al pastor ...
HAMBURG, N.Y.-- If you drive south out of Buffalo far enough, you might eventually (with a strong westward wind) reach Mexico City. But for this installment of Unique Eats, there is no need to drive that far. We can stop in Hamburg at Mexico City, the restaurant. It is inspired by Mexico City, the region.
Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City PHOTO: The new Mexico City airport is being financed by increased fees. (photo via Pixabay/Cezzare). Representatives for the aviation industry are decrying an increase in international passenger fees for arrivals to Mexico City. According to a report by Reuters, airlines ...
Mexico nabs a top cartel boss in a trendy Mexico City neighborhood ... an organization that traffics thousands of pounds of cocaine and methamphetamine to the United States each year, was nabbed Thursday while entering a hotel in a fashionable neighborhood in Mexico City, authorities said Friday.
Four nongovernmental organizations have gone without global aid funding from the U.S. because of abortion restrictions enforced by the Trump administration, according to an analysis from the State Department. The State Department's report, which circulated Thursday, shows that 733 organizations ...
Cardinal Carlos Aguiar Retes, whose nomination was announced in December, now heads the Archdiocese of Mexico City in the nation with the second largest Roman Catholic population in the world. Cardinal Aguiar Retes had been serving as the Archbishop of Tlalnepantla. He replaces Cardinal ...


 

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