- Mexico has warrants for 23 officials in drug lord's escape Updated: Oct-08-15 9:28 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexico has issued arrest warrants for 23 former officials, guards or police officers for allegedly participating in the escape of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman or failing to prevent it. Almost all of them are believed to be in custody.
- Mexican army head is unhappy with law enforcement role Updated: Oct-08-15 9:23 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexico's defense secretary said Thursday that the country's army isn't happy doing law enforcement duty, but has no other choice.
- Monarch butterflies begin entering Mexico on migration Updated: Oct-08-15 7:55 pm
MEXICO CITY - Monarch butterflies have begun entering Mexico on their annual migration from the United States and Canada.
- Mexico names international experts to probe missing students Updated: Oct-08-15 5:49 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexican prosecutors say they have picked seven experts from five countries to carry out a new review of the area where drug gang members allegedly killed and incinerated 43 missing college students.
- Southwest poised to add international flights from Houston Updated: Oct-08-15 5:06 pm
DALLAS - Southwest Airlines Co. showed off a new $156 million Houston airport concourse, a big part of its plan to expand international flights.
- Honduras prosecutor unaware of US money laundering case Updated: Oct-08-15 4:30 pm
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Honduras' top prosecutor said Thursday he had no information about allegations of money laundering laid out in a U.S. indictment against three members of one of the country's most powerful business families.
- Torres scores in 65th minute, Mexico beats Honduras 2-1 Updated: Oct-08-15 1:00 am
COMMERCE CITY, Colorado - Erick Torres scored in the 65th minute to help Mexico beat 10-man Honduras 2-1 on Wednesday night and wrap up Group B in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament.
- UN rights official : Mexico must withdraw army from streets Updated: Oct-07-15 10:23 pm
MEXICO CITY - The United Nations' top human rights official is calling on the Mexican government to set a timetable for withdrawing military personnel from law enforcement duties and replacing them with well-trained police.
- Flores scores in 82nd minute, Costa Rica ties Haiti 1-1 Updated: Oct-07-15 9:26 pm
COMMERCE CITY, Colorado - Dylan Flores scored in the 82nd minute and Costa Rica tied Haiti 1-1 on Wednesday night in their Group B finale in the CONCACAF Olympic qualifying tournament.
- Singer Julio Iglesias calls Donald Trump 'a clown' Updated: Oct-07-15 7:10 pm
MEXICO CITY - Julio Iglesias has jumped into the U.S. political debate, calling Donald Trump "a clown" over the Republican presidential candidate's derogatory comments about Mexican migrants.
- Goodell, owners expect future vote on LA relocation Updated: Oct-07-15 7:08 pm
NEW YORK - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell expects owners will vote on franchise relocation to Los Angeles.
- Mexican man pleads guilty to lying on passport application Updated: Oct-07-15 10:37 am
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - U.S. Attorney Stephanie Finley says a Mexican man could get up to 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine after pleading guilty to giving a false name and country when he applied for a passport.
- Vietnam seems big winner in US-anchored Pacific trade deal Updated: Oct-07-15 7:56 am
HONG KONG - An ambitious Pacific Rim trade deal anchored by the U.S. promises to boost the economies of its 12 participating countries by opening their markets to one another, but not all the gains will be spread evenly.
- Americans use 2nd-half surge to beat Panama 4-0 Updated: Oct-07-15 1:15 am
COMMERCE CITY, Colorado - Sluggish in the first half, the Americans needed some kind of catalyst.
- Guatemala to investigate for those responsible for mudslide Updated: Oct-06-15 11:48 pm
SANTA CATARINA PINULA, Guatemala - The warning signs were everywhere in the canyon neighborhood of Cambray on the outskirts of Guatemala City, where a mudslide buried hundreds of people last week.
- Mexico City investigates reports of dog poisoning at park Updated: Oct-06-15 6:31 pm
MEXICO CITY - A popular dog run in a picturesque Mexico City park remained closed Tuesday following reported cases of dog poisoning.
- Mexico to appeal ruling freeing 4 soldiers in army slayings Updated: Oct-06-15 5:19 pm
MEXICO CITY - Federal prosecutors announced they will appeal a Mexican judge's decision to dismiss criminal charges against four of seven soldiers charged in the 2014 killing of 22 gang suspects, at least 12 of whom investigators say were shot after they surrendered.
- Guatemala ring leader ordered held in protective isolation Updated: Oct-06-15 5:16 pm
GUATEMALA CITY - A judge in Guatemala has ordered the alleged leader of a customs corruption scandal to be held in protective isolation at a maximum security prison amid fears for his life.
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- Trump's bluster is heard around the world Updated: Oct-06-15 12:33 pm
BALMEDIE, Scotland - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump is well-known in this serene coastal section of Scotland, where shimmering golden sand dunes meet the ice-blue North Sea and people play on his golf course. He's known in the Himalayas, too, far from any sign with his name on it. And in the Middle East, Africa and beyond.
- Texas inmate says he shouldn't die for $8 robbery, slaying Updated: Oct-05-15 8:55 pm
HOUSTON - A Texas inmate set to be executed Tuesday acknowledges fatally shooting a Mexican man who was robbed of $8 and had just moved his family to Houston, but insists he doesn't deserve to die for the killing 17 years ago.
- Rare ferrets find new home on former toxic site in Denver Updated: Oct-05-15 8:55 pm
DENVER - Rare black-footed ferrets chattered angrily before dashing out of pet carriers and ducking into burrows Monday at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge - a milestone for the highly endangered animals and for the former toxic waste site on the industrial edge of Denver.
- UW law student sues CIA over Salvadoran civil war documents Updated: Oct-05-15 3:56 pm
SEATTLE - A University of Washington law student is suing the CIA over documents related to the El Salvadoran civil war.
- Mother of murder suspects arrested for helping them escape Updated: Oct-05-15 12:21 pm
PHOENIX - Federal officials say a mother who helped her children evade murder charges has been captured near the Arizona-Mexico border.
- Walking the Americas: Woman preps for 5-year trek Updated: Oct-05-15 12:03 pm
SMITHVILLE, Missouri - The night before Bethany Hughes started on the Pacific Crest Trail, a 2,650-mile hike from Mexico to Canada, she was so wired that she kept rifling through her bags.