- Pope opens Mexico visit after historic stop with patriarch Updated: Feb-13-16 12:04 am
MEXICO CITY - Pope Francis kicks off his first trip to Mexico on Saturday with speeches to the country's political and ecclesial elites, riding in on the success of his historic meeting in Cuba with the head of the Russian Orthodox Church.
- 'Finally': Pope meets Russian Orthodox leader Updated: Feb-12-16 11:24 pm
MEXICO CITY - With an exclamation of "Finally," Pope Francis embraced Patriarch Kirill on Friday in the first meeting between a pontiff and the head of the Russian Orthodox Church, a brief but historic encounter held during a stopover in Cuba before the pope flew on to Mexico.
- Pope's visit to violent Mexican city highlights broader ills Updated: Feb-08-16 12:19 pm
ECATEPEC, Mexico - One evening in September 2014, Mariana Yanez left her home in this crime-plagued Mexico City suburb saying she was going to make some photocopies. Then she vanished.
- Once-stalled border bridge dedicated near El Paso Updated: Feb-04-16 8:09 pm
TORNILLO, Texas - An international bridge over the Rio Grande near El Paso opened for the first time Thursday after years of construction delays, giving officials hope it would be a boon for Texas-Mexico border commerce.
- Mexico president to accelerate extradition of drug lord Updated: Jan-22-16 1:46 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Friday he's ordering officials to accelerate the extradition of recaptured drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States.