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The Brooklyn Bridge has on occasion been totally shut down — apparently so that drug king-pin El Chapo can be ferried safely between prison in Manhattan and court in Brooklyn. The huge security operation around El Chapo — who has repeatedly busted out of jail — necessitates closing the whole bridge.
Mexico says it caught gunmen who shot down an army helicopter — and it may signal trouble for the country’s most powerful cartel
Gunmen from the Jalisco New Generation cartel shot down a military helicopter in 2015. Since then, the group has only gotten stronger — but efforts to bring it down are intensifying.
An Aeromexico plane carrying 97 passengers and four crew members crashed in northwest Mexico on Tuesday afternoon. Two people, including the pilot, are critically injured. Authorities said the crash happened in poor weather conditions.
Tequila gets a bad rep. While artisan gins and spiced rums are now hugely popular, most people's experience of tequila is not even pure tequila. However, a premium tequila movement is now gaining traction and a drinks expert has detailed his tips on how to enjoy it the Mexican way.
Mexico’s socialist president-elect wants to fix trade with the USA by appealing to Trump’s anti-establishment politics
Mexican President-elect, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, has sent US President Donald Trump a letter urging him to help bring an end to NAFTA negotiations, saying the pair could work together as two anti-establishment politicians that put their "voters and citizens at the center."
It's not clear why President Donald Trump thinks highly of Mexico's president-elect, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, but the US president has reportedly given him a nickname only a few days after he won the election.
Mexico just extradited a top Sinaloa cartel member who turned on ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to seize control of the cartel
Damaso Lopez Nuñez went from a Mexican security official to the upper ranks of the powerful Sinaloa cartel, but he fought and lost a battle for control of the cartel, and on Friday he was extradited to the US.
Trump just hit China with massive tariffs, kicking off a trade war — here’s what tariffs are, and how they could affect you
President Donald Trump's steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, the European Union, and Mexico will cause prices in the Us to rise on everything from cars to beer cans. Here's how the tariffs could hit businesses, the economy, and you.
The peso fell early Monday after Mexico handed Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador the presidency in a landslide victory, shifting the country's government to the left after nearly two decades of establishment politics.
Meet Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the new populist president of Mexico who vowed to sell his official jet and wrote an entire book calling o...
Andrés Manuel López Obrador was elected to Mexico's presidency in a landslide on Sunday on a populist platform and will take over from Enrique Peña Nieto on December 1. Here's everything we know about him.