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U.S. Citizens told to Avoid Acapulco

The United States Embassy in México urged U.S. citizens to avoid non-essential travel to Acapulco.

Unemployment Lowest Since February

The unemployment rate in men decreased from 5.00 to 4.7 percent between October 2013 and September 2014.

México’s German Auto Production Goes from Beetles to Luxury Cars

Volkswagen ushered in the German auto-production era in México by building Beetles from 1967 to 2003 in the state of Puebla.

PUEG: One in Three Mexican Women Violated

One out of every three Mexican women living in a home with a man has experienced emotional, sexual, or physical abuse, or intimidation.

Colima Volcano’s Ash covers Nearby Towns

Over the weekend the Colima Volcano in western Mexico has erupted, sending a column of ash about 5 kilometers (3 miles) into the air.

Three Companies Submit Bids for Public TV Networks

The IFT said that it had approved proposals from eight interested parties on November 13, but that only three had decided to bid.

Proceso Highlights México’s Bad Numbers

It also notes that Mexicans work 2,226 hours a year, while the OECD average is 1,765 hours.

NGO: Kidnappings up 8% in October

Six kidnappings occur every day in Mexico, according to the Association to Stop Kidnapping.

Mexico’s first lady to sell controversial mansion

Mexico’s first lady announces she was putting her multi-million-dollar private mansion on sale to end a controversy over her purchase of the property from a government contractor.

Mexico farmer innovates for production boost (video)

Hunger kills more people every year than AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined.

Families lead search for Mexico’s missing

The case of Mexico’s 43 missing students has drawn attention to the thousands of others who have gone missing in the country.

What’s next after big protests in Mexico?

What’s next for Mexico after massive protests over the disappearance of 43 students?

Protesters clash with police in Mexico City over missing students

Thousands are protesting Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto’s handling of the disappearance of 43 students in the southern state of Guerrero.

New Guidelines for Visas for Foreigners

Foreigners over 65 do not need to verify their income for a visa.

México Lowers Growth Rate

Lower oil production has prompted the government to trim 0.4 percentage points off of its GDP estimate for this year.