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Is Amazon Trying to keep up with the Drug Cartels?

Drones have been used for drug trafficking on the border with the United States since 2011.

Nayarit Recognizes Gay Marriages

The Civil Registry of Tepic, Nayarit has adopted the federal ruling to formalize same-sex marriages.

México’s Unemployment among the Lowest

México recorded an unemployment rate of 5.1 percent for May of this year.

Mazatlán’s City Buses: A Severe Problem

At least seven people have died from accidents with city buses so far this year.

Telecom Reform Law Goes to Nieto for Signature

After 20 hours of debate early Wednesday morning the Chamber of Deputies passed the Telecom Reform bill passed by the Senate.

México: 11th Most Populous Country

In 2013 the fertility rate in México was 2.2 children per woman and the life expectancy is 74.5 years.

PAN and PRI close to Agreement on Energy Reform

Members of PAN and PRI are about 98 to 99 percent in agreement over legislation dealing with México’s energy reform.

México Passes Brazil at Top Latin American Automobile Producer

México is expected to overtake Brazil as the top Latin American automobile producer for the first time in more than a decade.

Remitting Money to México to Become More Expensive

Many big banks are leaving the business of transferring money from the United States to other countries.

19 tons of Marijuana Seized in Sinaloa

The Attorney General’s Office for the state said they are waiting orders from a judge authorizing the destruction of the drugs.

Remittances up almost 8%

México received a total of $21.58 billion in remittances in 2013.

Leader of Michoacán Self-Defense Group Arrested

José Manuel Mireles Valverde has been arrested for possession of drugs and firearms.

6.9 Earthquake Hits Chiapas at Guatemala Border

Four people were killed by the quake, 37 were wounded and 9,000 structures were damaged.

Admitted Thief Elected Mayor of San Blas

During his tenure the former PAN Mayor was charged with an alleged embezzlement in the order of 20 million pesos.

Governor dons Cowboy Hat for Calgary Stampede Parade

Sinaloa Governor Mario López Valdez and Secretary for Tourism Francisco Códova Celaya took part in the Canadian Calgary Stampede parade.