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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.
"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.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
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.
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.
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.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.