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Mexico beats Argentina, Canada has top seed in FIBA Americas MEXICO CITY — Gustavo Ayon scored 16 of his 38 points in the fourth quarter and Mexico overcame a 15-point deficit to hand Argentina its first loss of the Olympic qualifier, 95-83 on Wednesday night in the last game of the second round. Ayon also…

Mexico beats Argentina, Canada has top seed in FIBA Americas MEXICO CITY — Gustavo Ayon scored 16 of his 38 points in the fourth quarter and Mexico overcame a 15-point deficit to hand Argentina its first loss of the Olympic qualifier, 95-83 on Wednesday night in the last game of the second round. Ayon also…

FIBA Americas men's Olympic basketball qualifier moves to Mexico City The road to the Rio Olympics for Canada's men's basketball team will now go through Mexico City. The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) announced Monday that the FIBA Americas Olympic qualifying tournament, originally slated to be held in … Read more on Toronto Star

Denver and Mexico City artists swap cities for 2015 Biennial of the Americas This year, organizers hope to deepen the connection with Mexico City via an exchange program that has four artists trading cities to explore each other's communities. For Matt Scobey, no two days have been the same during his time in Mexico City.…

Denver and Mexico City to swap artists for 2015 Biennial of the Americas Denver artists Melissa Furness and Matt Scobey will travel to Mexico City for 10-week residencies as part of the 2015 Biennial of the Americas. (Photo: Courtesy of ArtPlant). Denver and Mexico City will collaborate on an artist exchange program as part ……

MEXICO CITY: AP Interview: Mexico leader to continue drug fight – Americas … MEXICO CITY — Newly elected President Enrique Pena Nieto says he will continue combatting all illegal drug production and trafficking in Mexico, including marijuana, despite its legalization in two U.S. states and liberalized use for medical purposes … Read more on MiamiHerald.com…