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In Mexico City, a photojournalist recruits volunteers for a 'war' against cartels Mexico City's east side is known to be the roughest, most dangerous part of town. Life can be unforgiving in the slums, especially in one of the most populated cities in the world. It became even more so after then-President Felipe Calderon declared…

Mexican state moves against farmworkers protest, arrests 200 MEXICO CITY — Police arrested more than 200 people in the Mexican border state of Baja California in a bid to quash protests and road blockages by farmworkers demanding higher wages, officials said Wednesday. Farmworkers around the town of San … Read more on Belleville News Democrat

Technology fuels fight against cocaine use in Mexico City Disturbed by new evidence that crack cocaine use may be reaching epidemic levels in Mexico City, USC researchers are testing a new strategy to fight back. Led by USC School of Social Work Assistant Professor Alice Cepeda, the team will implement … Read more on USC News

Mexico City: Citizens Take to Streets Against #LeyTelecom All links in Spanish. Mexican citizens took to the streets in a demonstration in downtown Mexico City on April 10, in response to President Enrique Peña Nieto's proposed law on telecommunications. According to expert analyses, passing the proposed … Read more on Global Voices Online

Mexico City Residents Disapprove Of Teacher Protests Blocking Streets Against … Mexico City residents are fed up with protestors who have blocked roadways and lawmaking chambers and swamped public squares in an attempt to kill a government plan for education reform, says a survey undertaken by newspaper El Universal. About half … Read more on Latin…

Prosecutors drop charges against Mexican generals MEXICO CITY — A Mexican judge on Thursday ordered the release of five high-ranking army officials accused of aiding a drug cartel after federal prosecutors dropped organized crime charges against them citing a lack of evidence. It's the latest drug … Read more on MiamiHerald.com

Prosecutors drop charges against Mexican general MEXICO CITY — A Mexican judge on Wednesday ordered the release of a retired army general accused of aiding a drug cartel after federal prosecutors dropped the organized crime charges against him, citing a lack of evidence. Retired Gen. Tomas Angeles … Read more on MiamiHerald.com

Mexico Report: Arbitrary Detentions During Protests Against President Enrique … A demonstrator lights up a spray outside the steel security barriers around the National Congress, where the swearing in of new Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto is taking place in Mexico City, Sunday, Dec. 1, 2012. (AP Photo / Marco Ugarte) … Read more on…

Mexico's Peso Closes Stronger Against Dollar as Stocks Rebound MEXICO CITY–Mexico's peso closed stronger against the U.S. dollar Friday, recovering from early losses as U.S. lawmakers expressed optimism about talks to address the fiscal cliff, lifting stocks onto higher ground. The peso was quoted closing in … Read more on Wall Street Journal

USA Soccer's First Ever Win Against Mexico in Mexico City: Fan's Take None of that mattered tonight, however, because the United States men's soccer team went to Mexico's house and defeated them 1-0 in front of a large number of very angry Mexicans for their first time EVER. Before this game, I had zero hope…