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  • President Obama speaks with Raul Castro
    Cuba tried to install Russian nukes 90 miles offshore
    When that happened in 1962, it underscored how a tiny island Latin nation could pose a strategic threat in concert with its nuclear equipped ally that was Russia. The Cuban fiasco was the product of very bad foreign policy.“Cuban Foreign...
  • Liga MX audience continues to dominate
    Univision announces big numbers for Liga MX final
    Univision continues to show that they are the powerhouse when it comes to football ratings in the United States. If their Liguilla MX semifinal numbers weren't astounding, their midweek numbers were astonishing to say the least. According to...
  • Our Lady of Guadalupe
    Our Lady of Guadalupe party for Christmas around the world in Mexico
    On Dec. 12. Catholics honor the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, says Time and Date. The holiday commemorates the miraculous apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary to a poor Indian, Juan Diego, in Mexico in 1513. Here's an activity guide to...
  • USMNT coach Jurgen Klinsmann
    US Men's National Team 2015 competition schedule released
    Tuesday, the U.S. Men's National Team released its competition schedule for the first half of 2015, which includes friendly matches with titans 2014 FIFA World Cup champion Germany, fifth-ranked Netherlands and arch rival Mexico.The USA will...
  • Al-Qaeda terrorist crossed back and forth into U.S. from Mexico
    Al-Qaeda terrorist crossed back and forth into U.S. from Mexico
    An Al-Qaeda terrorist, who has been on the FBI’s most wanted list for years, was found crossing back and forth into the United States from Mexico for several years in order to meet militant Islamists in Texas and then piloted an aircraft...
  • International fashion & style; Meet Nino Bauti of TANE
    International fashion & style; Meet Nino Bauti of TANE
    As with any area of fashion and its contiguous areas of design and style, we are constantly being fed information and media coverage about the same coterie of brands and designers. One of my aims is to spotlight brands/personalities that are not...
  • Busy streets in Centro
    White Night in the White City
    MÉRIDA, YUCATÁN, MEXICO – Meridanos don’t normally go to sleep early on Saturday nights, but this week’s spectacular Noche Blanca provided an extra incentive for people in the White City to stay up late and enjoy themselves on...
  • Vallarta Adventures' catamaran whisks visitors to Las Caletas
    Garden of Eden at Las Caletas Beach in Puerto Vallarta
    Las Caletas Beachis a special place, carved out of the tropical jungle by director John Huston, of Night of the Iguana fame, for his special hideaway. Now the only way to visit Las Caletas Beach, rated among the top four secluded beach...
  • AeroMexico's new non-stop to Monterrey
    AeroMexico’s hot new non-stop
    By Bob & Sandy NesoffMembers: North American Travel Journalists Association American Society of Journalists and AuthorsThe United States is sandwiched between two amazing cultures…Canada and French to the north and Mexico with...
  • Smiling Dani
    Manatee hormones, adventures in Laguna Guerrero, Quintana Roo Mexico
    by John LamkinDani has a face that only a mother could love, but he doesn’t have a mother – he’s an orphan. Dani is a manatee, sometimes referred to as a sea cow. I guess if he had a mother she would think he was beautiful. The...
  • Chespirito dies: Writer passes away, beloved comedian dead at 85 from Mexico
    Chespirito dies: 85-year-old dies from heart attack, Mexican writer and comedian
    Chespirito has died at the ripe old age of 85 this week; his passing is already being mourned by many Mexican and some U.S. fans alike. While his nickname may be Chespirito, the Mexican comedian and talented screenwriter was formally known as...
  • Yucatan Dawn
    Leaving it all behind, life's explorations
    story by Susanna StarrTo the outside world we had a beautiful life. There we were, living happily with our children in our lovely suburban home. We had interesting friends. What would possess us to leave it all and hit the road? But that’s...
  • Real Salt Lake defender Carlos Salcedo puts his GM on blast, says he's leaving
    Real Salt Lake defender Carlos Salcedo puts his GM on blast, says he's leaving
    His decision may have been a long time in coming. But, after playing in about 12 or so games in two separate seasons for the club, Real Salt Lake defender Carlos Salcedo has requested the club not pick up the option on his contract for the coming...
  • Mexican human rights violations escalate
    11 Mexican protesters' human rights violated: Beaten, imprisoned
    Eleven Mexican protesters beaten and held in maximum security prisons are suffering human rights violations that in turn, are intensifying public outrage, according to spokespersons at press conferences this weekend, also accusing professional...
  • The kids at the Akumal Library
    Volunteering while traveling in Mexico
    Her name is Estefani and she's about five years old. Well, that's my guess anyway because, you see, I can't ask her. Well, I could ask her, but she wouldn't hear me. And even if she heard me, she couldn't tell me. Estafani is...