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Wife of former mayor of Mexico city of Iguala arrested Wife of former mayor of Mexico city of Iguala arrested. Maria de los Angeles Pineda was jailed for her alleged role in the the disappearance of 43 students, thought to have been killed by a police-backed criminal gang. The case has triggered nationwide … Read more…

Mexico City Mayor Undergoes Heart Surgery Mexico City Mayor Undergoes Heart Surgery. MEXICO CITY – Mexico City Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera is making an “extraordinary” recovery from surgery to fix a hole in his heart, Dr. Carlos Riera Kinkel said. An irregular heartbeat was detected during … Read more on Latin American Herald Tribune

Mexico police arrest fugitive former mayor and wife over students' disappearance Jose Ramon Salinas, spokesman for the federal police, said Jose Luis Abarca, former mayor of Iguala and his wife, Maria de los Angeles Pineda, were captured in Mexico City. The arrests come more than a month after the students vanished after they were … Read…

Mexico Mayor, Wife Linked to Attack on Students, Attorney General Says MEXICO CITY—The wife and fugitive mayor of the city where 43 students were abducted last month are the main suspects in the still unsolved disappearance of the students, a top Mexican official said Wednesday. Attorney General Jesus Murillo Karam said … Read more on Wall…

Phoenix mayor to open Arizona trade office in Mexico City Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton is in Mexico City this week to open the new Arizona trade office, designed to promote trade and stimulate our local economies. "We know that although is already our number trade partner, we got a long way to go," said Stanton.…

Kate del Castillo Calls On Mexico City Mayor to Ban Circus Animals Actress Kate del Castillo is calling on Mexico City Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera to sign legislation passed by the Federal District Legislative Assembly that would ban the use of animals in circuses. “As an artist who will always consider Mexico City her ……

Kate Del Castillo asks Mexico City Mayor to Sign Bill on Circus Animals MEXICO CITY – Actress Kate Del Castillo is calling on Mexico City Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera to sign legislation passed by the Federal District Legislative Assembly that would ban the use of animals in circuses. “As an artist who will always consider ……

Beltran Leyva cartel figure and a Michoacan mayor arrested in Mexico MEXICO CITY — Mexico's drug and corruption crackdown intensified this week with the arrests of the reputed second in command of the Beltran Leyva drug cartel and the mayor of a Michoacan city once controlled by the Knights Templar criminal gang. Read more on…

Los Angeles Mayor Visits Mexico City, Says Obama Should Cut Deportations MEXICO CITY — U.S. President Barack Obama should cut deportations of migrants and focus resources on the 2 million people in the U.S. who are eligible to become citizens, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Wednesday during a visit to Mexico's capital. Read more…

Mayor of central Mexico city sees opportunities in honor "I must educate my clients about the value of visiting the colonial cities of Mexico, and the art, history, food and the wonderful Mexican people," said Marianne Braly, owner of Now Voyager Travel in Huntington Beach, Calif. "San Miguel is a much more … Read more…

Mayor Rahm Emanuel travels to meet Mexico City mayor, expand economic ties … his successor. When Emanuel joined Mexico City Mayor Miguel Mancera signing the new sister cities agreement, Chicago's mayor was less concerned with ceremony and more with the potential two of the continent's largest metro areas hold for each other. Read more on…

New York Mayor Bloomberg gets caught up in Mexico soda tax fight By Mark Stevenson, Associated Press. MEXICO CITY — New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's name has been drawn into the debate over a proposed tax on soft drinks to fund weight-control efforts in Mexico, which now has higher obesity rates than the U.S.. Read…

Mayor Miguel Angel Mancera Stresses Importance of Mexico City's … MEXICO CITY, MEXICO, Sep 23, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Last week, the Mayor of Mexico City Miguel Angel Mancera delivered the first government status report during the State of the City Address. With the presence of all the members of the Local … Read more…