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Movie shot in Mexico City takes on Trotsky's assassination MEXICO CITY (AP) — It's a tale of love, betrayal and history's most famous murder by ice pick. The plot to assassinate Leon Trotsky, the Soviet revolutionary-turned-exiled dissident, in Mexico City in 1940, is at the heart of "El Elegido" ("The Chosen … Read more on…

Poster campaign takes on street harassment from Seattle to Mexico City … Fazlalizadeh hoped the so-called “Stop Telling Women to Smile” campaign would create dialogue in spaces, “where [women] are so often made to feel uncomfortable and unsafe.” Now she's taking her campaign international. First stop — Mexico City. Read more on Seattle Globalist

Come Together: 'Beatlemania' takes over Mexico City The Beatles never had a concert in Mexico, but "Beatlemania" cast a spell on the country that lives on at the 2014 Beatles Festival. Fans of the "Fab Four" from Liverpool will be able to enjoy concerts, movies, conferences and an exhibition at the … Read more on…

UFC 180 takes another hit as Diego Sanchez forced off card in Mexico City 15 at Mexico City Arena. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. The event was scheduled to be headlined by a heavyweight title fight between champ Cain Velasquez and Fabricio Werdum, but…

Mexico's first openly gay mayor takes office in Zacatecas The first openly gay mayor in Mexico's history has been sworn in at a ceremony in city of Fresnillo. Benjamin Medrano said his sexuality only became an issue in the electoral campaign when the opposition tried to use it against him in conservative … Read more…

Homeland Security takes boy with big tumor from dangerous Mexican city to NM … The boy and his parents were snatched Thursday from the gang-infested neighborhood in Ciudad Juarez — one of the deadliest cities in the world — after members of a New Mexico Baptist church saw him near an orphanage and sought help.…