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Mexico: Country in North America
Mexico, officially the United Mexican States, is a country in the southern portion of North America. It is bordered to the north by the United States; to the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; to the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and to the east by the Gulf of Mexico. Mexico covers 1,972,550 square kilometers (761,610 sq mi), making it the world's 13th-largest country by area; with approximately 126,014,024 inhabitants, it is the 10th-most-populous country and has the most Spanish-speakers. Mexico is organized as a federation comprising 31 states and Mexico City, its capital and largest metropolis. Other major urban areas include Guadalajara, Monterrey, Puebla, Toluca, Tijuana, Ciudad Juárez, and León.

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Mexico to give away 'El Chapo' safehouse in lottery [Video]

Mexico to give away 'El Chapo' safehouse in lottery

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:20Published
Mexico celebrates national Charro day amid Covid-19 restrictions [Video]

Mexico celebrates national Charro day amid Covid-19 restrictions

The festivity usually fills the streets with a colourful parade, but was limited for a second consecutive year to the arena of the Jalisco Charros Association as it had to adapt to Covid-19..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:00Published
80 homes evacuated after Mexico landslide [Video]

80 homes evacuated after Mexico landslide

A section of mountain on the outskirts of Mexico City gave way, plunging rocks the size of small homes onto a densely populated neighbourhood.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:00Published
Mexico's Supreme Court rules that abortion is not a crime [Video]

Mexico's Supreme Court rules that abortion is not a crime

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:47Published

Powerful earthquake rocks southwest Mexico near Acapulco [Video]

Powerful earthquake rocks southwest Mexico near Acapulco

A powerful earthquake has struck the southwest of Mexico late Tuesday. The United States Geological Survey said the 7.0 magnitude quake struck 2.5 miles east-northeast of Los Órganos de San Agustín,..

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 02:12Published
'Have a heart!' Father to Mexican authorities trying to take his daughter away [Video]

'Have a heart!' Father to Mexican authorities trying to take his daughter away

Mexican authorities blocked the passage of a new migrant caravan headed for the US. The crackdown comes just a day after the group, including some families with young children, left southern Mexico...

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 01:46Published
Mexico's National Guard detain Haitian migrants as they walked through the southern state of Chiapas [Video]

Mexico's National Guard detain Haitian migrants as they walked through the southern state of Chiapas

Dozens of migrants on Thursday were detained by officers of Mexico's migration authorities and the national guard, as they walked through the southern state of Chiapas on their way to the United States

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:00Published
Members of Afghan girls robotics team arrive in Mexico after evacuation [Video]

Members of Afghan girls robotics team arrive in Mexico after evacuation

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:36Published
SCOTUS Blocks Biden Immigration Attempt [Video]

SCOTUS Blocks Biden Immigration Attempt

The right-leaning Supreme Court has ordered President Joe Biden to reinstate a Trump-era immigration policy informally known as Remain in Mexico.

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Tropical Storm Grace strengthens while Tropical Storm Henri eyes New England [Video]

Tropical Storm Grace strengthens while Tropical Storm Henri eyes New England

Tropical Storm Grace approaches Mexico as Tropical Storm Henri poses major impacts to New England by the end of the weekend. CNN Meteorologist Derek Van Dam has the latest.

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Tropical Storm Grace brings heavy rain and strong winds to the Yucatan Peninsula [Video]

Tropical Storm Grace brings heavy rain and strong winds to the Yucatan Peninsula

Tropical Storm Grace will move back over water, strengthening again before making a second landfall in Mexico. CNN meteorologist Chad Myers breaks down the forecast.

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Grace strengthens into a hurricane as it moves toward Mexico [Video]

Grace strengthens into a hurricane as it moves toward Mexico

Hurricane Grace is moving toward the Yucatan Peninsula and threatens up to a foot of rain and feet of storm surge.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 01:06Published
Mexico hastens migrant expulsions with flights [Video]

Mexico hastens migrant expulsions with flights

Mexico has flown thousands of undocumented migrants to the south of the country, according to officials, aiming to disrupt a pattern of repeat crossings at the border. This report produced by Chris..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:29Published
Mexico marks 500th anniversary of Spanish conquest of Aztec empire [Video]

Mexico marks 500th anniversary of Spanish conquest of Aztec empire

President Obrador wants Spain to apologise for the conquest that caused the near-extermination of its indigenous peoples but Spain has refused.

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Mexico marks 500th anniversary of fall of Aztec capital [Video]

Mexico marks 500th anniversary of fall of Aztec capital

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:13Published
Father confessed to killing his children because of conspiracy theories [Video]

Father confessed to killing his children because of conspiracy theories

A California man confessed to killing his two young children and leaving them in a ditch in Mexico, allegedly telling an FBI investigator he thought they had serpent DNA. CNN’s Josh Campbell reports.

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Mexico sues U.S. gun firms, seeks $10 bln [Video]

Mexico sues U.S. gun firms, seeks $10 bln

The Mexican government on Wednesday presented a civil lawsuit against several weapons manufacturers in a U.S. court, alleging negligent business practices that caused damage in Mexico, according to a..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 00:52Published
Mexico’s referendum on trying former presidents falls short [Video]

Mexico’s referendum on trying former presidents falls short

Only 7 percent of eligible voters participated in the referendum, far below the 40 percent threshold to make it binding.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:39Published
Vigilante group in Mexico steps in to protect communities [Video]

Vigilante group in Mexico steps in to protect communities

No effective police presence has given rise to an armed vigilante collective, which calls itself El Machete.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:31Published
Teenager attacked by 12-foot-long crocodile while on vacation [Video]

Teenager attacked by 12-foot-long crocodile while on vacation

18-year-old Kiana Hummel is recovering in the hospital after she was attacked by a 12-foot-long crocodile while on vacation in Mexico. CNN affiliate KGO reports.

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A visit to a Mexican town caught between criminal gangs [Video]

A visit to a Mexican town caught between criminal gangs

The state of Michoacan has seen some of the worst violence in the country in recent months as the Jalisco New Generation Cartel invades from the state next door and local groups try to stop it.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:55Published
Ex-marine walks border protesting deported veterans [Video]

Ex-marine walks border protesting deported veterans

U.S. military veteran Ramon Castro is in the middle of a 2,000-mile trek across the length of the U.S.-Mexico border to draw attention to the plight of U.S. veterans sent back to their countries of..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:59Published
Tokyo2020: French football team thrashed by Mexico in Olympic opener [Video]

Tokyo2020: French football team thrashed by Mexico in Olympic opener

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:36Published
Mexico: asylum seekers stalled at US border, fear COVID outbreak [Video]

Mexico: asylum seekers stalled at US border, fear COVID outbreak

Migrants and asylum seekers stuck in Tijuana, Mexico near the US border fear that they are being left out of vaccination efforts against diseases like Covid-19.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:20Published

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Flooding in Mexico kills 17 hospital patients - most of whom were being treated for COVID

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Mexico's top court decriminalises abortion in 'watershed moment'

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Mexico's Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that penalising abortion is unconstitutional, just days after parts of the United States enacted tougher laws against the practice.
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Josh Warrington v Mauricio Lara: Fight ends in technical draw after clash of heads

Josh Warrington's rematch with Mauricio Lara ends in a technical draw after the Mexican suffered a huge cut above his left eye in the second round.
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Josh Warrington v Mauricio Lara: Former world featherweight champion says he 'has to win' rematch

British featherweight Josh Warrington says he "has to win" Saturday's rematch with Mexico's Mauricio Lara.
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Afghanistan's all-girl robotics team lands safely after being given refuge by Mexico

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Five members of Afghanistan's all-girl robotics team have landed safely in Mexico after fleeing the country following the Taliban's rapid takeover.
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At least eight dead as Hurricane Grace hits Mexico for second time

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At least eight people, including children, have died after Hurricane Grace hit Mexico for the second time in two days.
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Mexican cartel threaten TV news presenter in online video

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A group of men claiming to represent Mexico's most powerful drug cartel have posted a video online threatening to kill a national television news presenter.
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Tokyo Olympics: Brazil advance to final after beating Mexico in a tense penalty shoot-out

Watch as for the second successive Olympic Games, Brazil are through to the men's football gold medal match after beating Mexico 4-1 on penalties.
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Dog The Bounty Hunter Is Getting Dogged for Nearly $1 Million Judgment

Dog the Bounty Hunter is getting dogged over a lawsuit he lost back in the day, and the financial cloud hanging over his head has traveled from Mexico to California ... and now to Hawaii. Here's the..
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Tokyo Olympics: All the goals from the men's quarter-finals

Watch all the goals from the men's quarter-finals as Mexico beat South Korea in a nine-goal thriller to set up a semi-final match with Japan.
BBC Sport - Published

Tokyo Olympics: 'Beautifully worked' team goals & a superb free kick feature in day five's best goals

Watch the best goals from day five of the men's football competition - featuring strikes from Japan's Koji Miyoshi, Mexico's Henry Martin and a "beautifully worked" team goal from Egypt's Ahmed Rayan.
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Mexico's methane leak rate 'alarming and worrying' for climate change, report warns

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Mexico leaks more methane into the atmosphere than the US and at an "alarming and worrying" rate, a report has warned.
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Cameron Norrie wins Los Cabos Open final for first ATP title

Britain's Cameron Norrie claims his first ATP singles title with a 6-2 6-2 victory over Brandon Nakashima in the final of the Los Cabos Open in Mexico.
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Tokyo Olympics: Brazil, Japan and Mexico off the mark in best goals from the opening round

Watch Paulinho's superb strike for Brazil and all the best goals from the opening day of men's football at Tokyo 2020.
BBC Sport - Published

Tokyo Olympics: Mexico stun France with 4-1 win - highlights

Watch highlights as Mexico win their opening match of Tokyo 2020, comfortably beating France 4-1 at the Tokyo Stadium.
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Tokyo Olympics: Alexis Vega puts Mexico ahead against France

Forward Alexis Vega opens the scoring for Mexico, giving them a 1-0 lead against France in their opening match of Tokyo 2020 at the Tokyo Stadium.
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Israeli ministers to look into NSO spyware charges

Israel has set up a senior inter-ministerial team to look into growing allegations that the Pegasus spyware sold by an Israeli cyber firm has been abused in India, France, Mexico, Morocco and Iraq, an..
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Toddler found alone, crying and hundreds of miles from home is reunited with his family

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A toddler who was found abandoned and half-naked on a secluded road in Mexico has been reunited with his mother in Honduras.
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Ocean Catches Fire in Gulf of Mexico, Incredible Video

Come hell or high water took on a whole new meaning when the ocean surface in the Gulf of Mexico caught on fire ... and the video's astonishing. The crazy scene played out Friday west of Mexico's..
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Oil company blames gas leak for fire on ocean's surface in Gulf of Mexico

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A fire on the ocean surface west of Mexico's Yucatan peninsula has been extinguished after more than five hours.
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India 3rd to cross 4 lakh Covid toll, deaths/million lowest among worst hit

India on Thursday became only the third country to report over 4 lakh Covid deaths after the US and Brazil. Apart from these, Mexico is the only other country to have registered more than 2 lakh..
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'Cops' Creator John Langley Dead at 78

John Langley, the creator of the hit TV show "Cops" has died. Langley's reps confirmed the news to Variety, saying he passed away Saturday in Baja, Mexico of an apparent heart attack -- this while the..
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Joe Francis' Mexican Property Casa Aramara Catches Fire, Crazy Blaze

Joe Francis' beachfront estate in Mexico -- where tons of celebs have vacationed -- is partially in ashes, 'cause the place turned into an inferno. Sources familiar with the situation tell TMZ ... Casa..
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Mexico crocodile attack twin describes how she punched animal as it death rolled her sister

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The British woman who saved her twin sister from a crocodile attack in Mexico has described how she punched the animal on its nose as it tried to death roll her.
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British woman out of coma after twin sister saved her from crocodile attack in Mexico

A British woman who was attacked by a crocodile in Mexico is out of a coma and is breathing by herself, , Sky News has confirmed.
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British woman develops sepsis after crocodile attack in Mexico

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VP Kamala Harris' Motorcade Chased by TV Crews on Motorcycles in Mexico

Vice President Kamala Harris is getting the Beatles treatment south of the border ... tons of TV crews are chasing after her motorcade, with cameramen standing on the backs of moving motorcycles!!! Ya..
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British twin sisters attacked by crocodile while swimming in lagoon in Mexico

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The Foreign Office has said it is supporting a family after two British sisters were taken to hospital in Mexico after being attacked by a crocodile while swimming in a lagoon at night.
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Older sister 'proud' of British woman who fought off crocodile attacking twin in Mexico

The older sister of a woman who fought off a crocodile after it attacked her twin in Mexico has said she is "so proud" of her.
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Severed heads and inactive grenades thrown in polling stations during violent Mexico elections

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A man has thrown a severed human head at a polling station in the Mexican border city of Tijuana.
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Seven miners trapped following collapse and flooding at Mexico coal pit

seven miners trapped following collapse and flooding at mexico coal pit
Rescue work is under way to find seven miners left trapped after part of the pit they were working in collapsed and flooded.
Sky News - Published

Mayoral candidate killed after sharing campaign trail location in Facebook Live video

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A mayoral candidate in north-central Mexico has been killed - on the same day she posted a Facebook Live video sharing her exact whereabouts on the campaign trail and inviting voters to come and speak..
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'Too Hot to Handle' Harry Jowsey Says He's Just Friends with Ex Francesca

Harry Jowsey says he's keeping things friendly with his ex, Francesca Farago, after they were spotted getting cozy in Mexico, but it sounds like he's open to a more romantic reunion. We got the "Too..
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Lori Loughlin, Mossimo Get Permission to Travel to Cabo

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Kendall Jenner accused of cultural appropriation in new 818 tequila ad

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COVID-19 crisis: EU, UK, US, Denmark pitch in to assist India

A whole host of countries have extended solidarity with India. These are China, Pakistan, Bhutan, Solvenia, Australia, Canada, Mexico, and Singapore.
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