- Documents: Mexican army ordered troops to 'kill criminals' Updated: Jul-02-15 6:34 pm
MEXICO CITY - A human rights group said Thursday that military documents show high-ranking officers had given Mexican soldiers standing orders to kill criminals ahead of an army mass slaying of suspected cartel members after they surrendered.
- Human rights team in Mexico still waits access to soldiers Updated: Jun-29-15 3:17 pm
MEXICO CITY - The Mexican government has still not arranged for an independent team of investigators to interview soldiers with knowledge of events in which 43 college students disappeared in southern Mexico last year.
- 2 charged in border smuggling boat crash that kills 1 Updated: Jun-19-15 10:38 pm
SAN DIEGO - Two men were charged Friday with immigrant smuggling after a boat they allegedly guided crashed with a U.S. vessel near the Mexican border, leaving one passenger dead.
- Mexico supports probe into shooting of US helicopter Updated: Jun-11-15 9:05 pm
MEXICO CITY - The Mexican government says it is working with the United States in the investigation into a shooting attack on a U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter on June 5, but says it "categorically rejects any attempt to see the border as a security threat."
- Mexico president poised for majority despite discontent Updated: Jun-08-15 5:40 pm
MEXICO CITY - Despite widespread disillusionment with his government, President Enrique Pena Nieto on Monday emerged from midterm elections with an expected congressional majority that will let him forge ahead with his reform agenda without compromising with opponents.