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23 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Karl Bardon art/photo exhibit in Duluth

Jim Williams has been watching birds and writing about their antics since before "Gilligan's Island" went into reruns.


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Yesterday | AlertNet

"Who is Dayani Cristal?" reflects on why people migrate-director

A Central American illegal migrant hugs a woman carrying a photo of her son, who disappeared on his way through Mexico to the U.S., in Tierra Blanca, in the Mexican state of Veracruz.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, World News, Mexico, US News, Illegal Immigration, Movies, Entertainment

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Mexico Rescues 13 Cuban Migrants on High Seas

Immigration service officers allowed 13 Cuban migrants rescued on the high seas to be brought ashore in the Mexican Gulf state of Veracruz for humanitarian reasons, National Migration Institute, or INM, spokesmen said.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Director Aaron Fernandez makes 'The Empty Hours' worth the time

"The Empty Hours," Aaron Fernandez's balmy, blissful new film, is about an impressionable 17-year-old Sebastian, a mid-30s Miranda and an aging rent-by-the-hour beach motel nestled on a spare stretch of Veracruz, Mexico, coastline where their paths briefly cross.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Movies, Entertainment

Migrant workers celebrate special Mass with Kalamazoo's Bishop Bradley

The Diocese of Kalamazoo chooses a different migrant worker camp within its nine counties every year for a Mass that is celebrated by the bishop.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Michigan

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Bangkok Post

N.Korean ship aground off Mexico

A North Korean freighter that sailed from Havana has run aground off the Mexican port of Tuxpan on the Gulf of Mexico, officials said.


Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Mexico

Rotten Tomatoes

80% The Empty Hours

Written & directed by Aaron Fernandez Lesur . On the desolated coast of Veracruz, Mexico, 17-year-old Sebastian takes over running his uncle's small & cozy rent-by-the-hour motel.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News, Movie Reviews

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Undocumented Mexican children soon sent back

Two teenage girls wait for family members at Casa YMCA in Tijuana, a shelter that receives unaccompanied Mexican teens deported from the United States.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, North America, World News, Mexico,

Hispanically Speaking

4 Die in Plane Crash in Mexico

Four people were killed and two others badly injured when their small aircraft crashed in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, Mexican authorities said Friday.


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Mexico, World News,

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Small plane crashes in Mexico, 4 dead

Four people are dead following the crash of a small plane in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News,

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Daily Kos

The Pastry War: How a French Bakery Caused a War in Mexico

In 1838, in what may be the silliest war in history, France invaded Mexico--all because of a French pastry shop.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, US Military, US Navy, Santa Anna, TX

National Public Radio

'Empty Hours' Pass, But Little Is Said

The Empty Hours follows 17-year-old SebastiA n, played by Kristyan Ferrer, as he meets and begins a game of seduction with a woman named Miranda while running his uncle's motel in Vera Cruz.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Encyclopaedia Britannica

Mexican-American War

In September President for up to $30 million. Mexican President Jos Joaqun Herrera, aware in advance of Slidell's intention of dismembering his country, refused to receive him.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, Texas,

Oyster Bay Enterprise Pilot

Zox Kitchen: July 10, 2014

I learned my Mexican history from TV, i must admit, from the stories many of us watched like Zorro, which have been re-written as movies in the last few years.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, Mexico, NY, Life, Food, Mexican Cuisine, Vegetarian, Opinion

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Mexican Police Kill 3 Gunmen in Shootout

The officers, who were participating in an anti-crime operation, spotted several people in an SUV that had been reported stolen.


Related Topix: Prison, Mexico, World News, Drugs

New menu at Lola Mexican Fish House

Lola Mexican Fish House is an urban oasis in Denver's LoHi neighborhood. It's open patio makes it a popular place to sit, relax and enjoy great food and drinks in the summer sun.


Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, World News, Mexico

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Inside Bay Area

How we met: Maria and Bert Brown

Maria Brown's mother wasn't a typical 1950s Mexican housewife. That was a good thing for Maria, who, at 18, met a young American on vacation and, with her mother's blessing, agreed to marry him after knowing him only two weeks.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico, North America Travel, Travel, Mexico Travel, Wedding

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Las Vegas Sun

Strip Scribbles: Melody Sweets' new show; 'Pawn Stars' expo; 'Viva Veracruz'

Melody Sweets, Ross Mollison, The Gazillionaire and Penny Pibbets of "Absinthe" celebrates its third anniversary Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Caesars Palace.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Pawn Stars, Entertainment, Television, Hardcore Pawn, New York, iPhone, Wine, Drink

Denver Westword

Lola unveils new logo and menu in changing LoHi

Ten years isn't a long time, unless you're in the restaurant business, in which case surviving a decade can seem like a monumental achievement.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, World News, Mexico

ABC News

Mexican Tenor Javier Camarena Marks 10-Year Career

On the heels of his rare encore at New York's Metropolitan Opera in late April, Camarena is marking the 10th anniversary of his international career this week by giving his first professional performance in his hometown.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, World News, Mexico, Symphony, Rossini, Entertainment