U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says new Mexican government ‘great’ on immigration

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – On Wednesday December 12th, the U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo praised the new government of Mexico on immigration issues and said the two sides have discussed the importance of stemming the flow of undocumented migrants before they get to the U.S. border. “The incoming administration’s been great,” More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Tonantzin, the deity behind the Virgen of Guadalupe cult

The virgin of Guadalupe has been, in addition to religious motivation, a factor of national unity presented by the Catholic Church as the maximum Mexican miracle, however, behind its cult there is another older More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

American Senator Chuck Schumer calls Trump wall threat ‘temper tantrum’

A closed-door meeting between President Donald Trump and congressional leaders lasted barely 30 minutes Tuesday after a heated televised opening session “spiraled downwards,” in the words of House Democratic More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, December 11th, 2018

Trump administration blocks Climate Science Report from Paris Agreement

Katowice, Poland, December 11th, 2018 — Over the weekend, the Trump administration joined with Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Kuwait to vote against accepting the findings of the recent Intergovernmental Panel More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, December 10th, 2018

Migrants in Tijuana trickling over and under border wall

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — A steady trickle of Central American migrants have been finding ways to climb over, tunnel under or slip through the U.S. border wall to plant their feet on U.S. soil and ask for asylum. In More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, December 9th, 2018

Get a knee replacement in Mexico and save enough money to live on for a year

“Typically, a knee replacement costs $35,000 in the United States,” says International Living Executive Editor, Jennifer Stevens. “Take that amount to one of the best-value locales we recommend abroad—places More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, December 7th, 2018

Lawyer for undocumented Trump Organization workers seeks investigation

According to Yahoo News, the lawyer representing two undocumented immigrants working at one of President Trump’s golf resorts is asking New Jersey officials to investigate their treatment. Victorina Morales, an More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, December 6th, 2018

9 New Year’s resolutions for 2019 and the best countries to pursue them

From reducing stress in Denmark to living a healthier life in Austria, find out which country is the best choice for your New Year’s resolutions. It is estimated that 80 percent of New Year’s resolutions fail More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

Entre Amigos: Guanajuato Nights fundraiser a success in Ashland, Oregon

Frances “Faffie” Siekman de Romero and three other leading citizens from Guanajuato, Mexico, expressed surprise and admiration Saturday night for the large attendance at the fourth annual Guanajuato Nights fundraiser More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Fifty year ago today, the first interracial kiss in TV appeared on Star Trek

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was the kiss heard around the galaxy. Fifty years ago — and only one year after the U.S. Supreme Court declared interracial marriage was legal — two of science fiction’s most enduring More...