Mexico City Bureau

Last year, president Donald Trump attacked Mexico's auto industry. After his accusations, some analysts expected a drop in the production and sales in Mexico - but the numbers proved them wrong.
January 15, 2018
Universities across the Southwest are stepping up the work they do with counterparts in Mexico. They’re looking for ways to send more exchange students and to do more scientific research together.
January 09, 2018
Sinaloa, Mexico
The U.S. Department of State has a new travel warning system. Five states from Mexico have been classified under the most dangerous ranking.
Jan. 11, 2018
Cesar Duarte, who served under President Enrique Peña Nieto’s Institutional Revolutionary Party from 2010 to 2016, is wanted on state and federal graft charges.
January 19, 2018
U.S. border patrol agents routinely empty water jugs and destroy or remove supplies left for migrants crossing the border in the southern Arizona desert, according to two humanitarian groups based in Tucson.
January 17, 2018
Gov. Doug Ducey unveiled last Friday a U.S.-Mexico customs clearance service. The project is called SkyBridge, and it’s based at the Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport. The main goal is to facilitate trade between both countries.
January 05, 2018
Astronaut
Forty-five years ago, NASA used part of the Sonora desert in Mexico to prepare expeditions to the Moon. Now, a new venture to Mars might just start there.
January 04, 2018
The state of Sonora is about to celebrate the 34th edition of its largest music festival, expecting more than 120,000 attendants. This year, Scottsdale is among the guest cities.
January 01, 2018
Miroslava Breach
Mexican authorities arrested the alleged mastermind behind the murder of journalist Miroslava Breach, shot last March.
December 26, 2017
Mexico has a new law to facilitate its military’s actions against organized crime. However, its detractors fear the new law would allow the militarization of the country. On Thursday, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed the so-called Law of Internal Security but said he will wait for the Supreme Court’s rule determining its constitutionality before he enacts it.
December 22, 2017
Sonora, like the rest of the Mexican states, is implementing a special program to protect road travelers throughout this holiday season.
December 20, 2017
In a presentation to international business students at an elite Mexico City university, Mexico's top trade negotiator gave an overview of the country's strategy in talks over the North American Free Trade Agreement.
December 20, 2017
This year, five journalists have been killed in Mexico as a result of their work, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists. The U.S. Embassy in Mexico is becoming a more active advocate for freedom of the press.
December 11, 2017