Combined investment of Mexican states will promote Sustainable Tourism Culture

The governor of the State of Yucatan, Mauricio Vila Dosal, signed the agreement “Tourism as the Engine of Prosperity,” joining forces with the governors of the Mexican states of Aguascalientes, Baja California Sur, Chihuahua, Durango, Guanajuato, Queretaro, Quintana Roo and Tamaulipas. The agreement is a marketing pact that will be implemented More...

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Teen Girl Forced To Wait In Mexico Under Trump’s Asylum Policies Nearly Drowned

MATAMOROS, TAMAULIPAS, Mexico — The surface of the Rio Grande River looked so calm that 17-year-old Breni waded into its banks without concern despite not knowing how to swim. It was only moments later, when More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
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Mexican entrepreneur Javier Burillo Azcárraga arrested in California for the murder of his son

Property records show that a man arrested on manslaughter charges after his 11-year-old son was thrown overboard from a boat and killed by the vessel is a member of one of the richest and most powerful families More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019
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AMLO’s amnesty law eyes reprieve for minor drug offenses and abortions

MEXICO CITY (REUTERS) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has sent a draft law to Congress that aims to grant amnesty to people serving jail time for lesser offenses, including abortion and possession More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, September 16th, 2019
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The “Master Fraud” over 1 billion USD diverted to 172 companies during the Peña Nieto administration

Mexico’s federal government is investigating the triangulation of resources in federal agencies during the Peña Nieto administration when at least MXN $27 billion (1.1 billion USD approx.) were diverted. According More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, September 16th, 2019
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San Miguel de Allende: a great destination for families

I’m all for destinations that take me by surprise. Those are often places that are super family-friendly when I had them wrongly pegged in my mind as quite the opposite. Case in point: San Miguel de Allende, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, September 16th, 2019
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Bar attack on “Día del Grito” leaves five dead and three injured in Tabasco

In AMLO’s homestate of Tabasco, a group of armed men attacked the “Doña Rosa” bar on the night of September 15th, leaving five people dead and three injured, who were transferred to a hospital in the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, September 16th, 2019
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Chihuahua dogs’ wedding goes viral on social networks

A video of the wedding ceremony of two Chihuahua dogs, who celebrated their union surrounded by their loved ones, went viral on social networks. The owners of the pets led the celebration at the Sheraton Buganvilias More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, September 15th, 2019
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Weapons trafficking on the rise in Mexico’s northern border

Since 2016, Baja California is the first place in Mexico on the seizure of firearms according to the Executive Minister of the Public Security National System (SESNSP). In addition, also since 2016, the U.S. More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, September 15th, 2019
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The Good Place

Stumble into nearly any church in Mexico to escape the heat one day and notice the four triangular paintings in the dome.  Sometimes it depicts the four main authors of the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke and More...