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  1. Effort set to recover body found on Mexico's highest peakRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    An effort was planned for Thursday to recover a body found buried in snow and ice high on Mexico's tallest peak, officials said. The expedition would begin before dawn, according to the Puebla state press office.


  2. Oshkosh Strikers Protect Airports Across MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 |

    Oshkosh Airport Products Group placed four new generation Oshkosh Striker aircraft rescue and fire fighting vehicles on frontline duty at airports across southeastern Mexico. The most recent is an Oshkosh Striker 6 x 6 ARFF vehicle.


  3. Need for engineers prompts agreement between UL-Lafayette and Mexican stateRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by BRYAN TUCK -- University of Louisiana at Lafayette President Joe Savoie, standing, speaks at a ceremony with Mexican officials, from left, Rames Pech Razo, Ramon Antonio Rodriguez Laynes and Emilio de Ygartua y Monteverde Friday at the Alumni Center in Lafayette. The University of Louisiana at Lafayette signed an agreement Friday with a university in the Mexican state of Tabasco, opening the door for academic and research partnerships between the two institutions focused on developing engineers for the southern Gulf of Mexico neighbors.


  4. National Kahlua Day: Top 10 Kahlua RecipesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Kahlua was introduced in 1936. Premium Arabica coffee beans and sugarcane are two major ingredients in Kahlua and both are also agricultural crops harvested in Veracruz, Mexico.


  5. Families of 'Desaparecidos' Take Search into Their Own HandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Inter Press Service

    "Forced disappearance, a strategy of terror" reads a sign with the Mexican flag, held by a family member during a Feb. 19 ceremony to celebrate the 15th year anniversary of HIJOS, one of the first organisations created by the families of 'desaparecidos' to search for their loved ones and fight for justice. Credit: Emilio Godoy/IPS - Carlos Trujillo refuses to give up, after years of tirelessly searching hospitals, morgues, prisons, cemeteries and clandestine graves in Mexico, looking for his four missing brothers.


  6. Arts Picks: Three Inches Of Alive, Diego Rivera, Don't Dress For Dinner and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Straits Times

    This production, which will tour Singapore till March 21, is presented by TheatreWorks Writer's Laboratory Writing & Community. This annual community tour marks an eight-year partnership between TheatreWorks and the South East Community Development Council.


  7. Cargill's Mexican facility to produce aquaculture feedRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | World-Grain

    As part of the celebrations for its 150th global anniversary and 50 years of operations in Mexico, Cargill Mexico inaugurated the expansion of its animal feed facility on Feb. 24. The expansion is the result of a $7.8 million investment, said Gerardo Quintero, managing director of Cargill's Feed & Nutrition business for Mexico and Central America.


  8. Do the FandangoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Eugene Weekly

    "I'm an activist," says Angelita Chavez in her pico , a traditional handmade slip with red lining that shows when you pull the skirt up to dance the zapateado .


  9. Weakened T&T off to Round 2Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Trinadad Express

    ... head coach for the FIH World League Round 1 which T&T won in Jamaica last October and the CAC Games in Veracruz, Mexico in November where T&T claimed silver. Govia was offered the assistant coach post but never accepted. In California, T&T will ...


  10. Grow herbs for authentic flavors of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Dallas Morning News

    Many of the foods Texans love and claim as their own - burritos, tacos, enchiladas - originated with our Mexican neighbors. Several of the distinctive native herbs of the Americas that make Mexican cooking so flavorful, however, have been lost in translation.


  11. Little Havana: Danzon FestivalRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 |

    There will be a Dazon Festival sponsored by the Proyecto Multicultural Las Americas in Little Havana in Miami . The event will take place Feb 26,2015 at Domino Plaza from 6pm to 10pm.


  12. Dronies' Replace Selfies as Travelers Use Drones to Photograph VacationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 |

    ... use for vacations and travel is certainly growing. Recently, a photographer documented his trip through Veracruz, Mexico, with a drone. Alex Chacon documented his 500-day trip with a series of "dronies" last year. Eric Cheng, director of aerial ...


  13. East LA Band Quetzal Brings its New 'Animal Style' to Santa AnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | OC Weekly

    The brightly colored feathers of the guacamaya in flight inspire son jarocho musicians in Veracruz, Mexico. But what animals do jarana -strumming Chicanos sing of when they live in LA's mass urban sprawl? The question sparked Quetzanimales , the first concept album for Grammy-award winning East Los band Quetzal.


  14. Mexico's deep-water oil on hold amid crude's slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The China Post

    ... workers set the drill on the Centenario deep-water drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Veracruz, Mexico. AP


  15. Year starts badly for Mexican journalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Caribbean News Now!

    PARIS, France -- The western hemisphere's deadliest country, Mexico sinks deeper into violence by the day. Journalists are threatened, kidnapped and murdered with alarming impunity in the eastern state of Veracruz.


  16. Step aside selfies, it's time for the epic 'dronie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 |

    "This video took around a week to film and then 2 months to edit properly. It's a continuance of my Modern Motorcycle Diaries travels around the world" Chacon said.


  17. Two comedy shows by Ezlerh OresteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... will present "Ezlerh The Laugh Guru" in which Oreste will showcase his unique form of comedy. Born in Veracruz, Mexico, Oreste began his career while still in high school doing comedy sketches at clubs in Austin. TX, but he said he never quite felt ...


  18. Mexico oil company Pemex puts some deep-water oil exploration on hold with crude prices downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In this Nov. 22, 2013 file photo, oil workers set the drill on the Centenario deep-water drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Veracruz, Mexico. Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, is postponing some deep-water exploration projects in response to a steep drop in global crude prices, the company's director said on Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015.


  19. Stage Buzz- Preview: Sones De Mexico Ensemble and Billy BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Illinois Entertainer

    When Chicago blues legend Billy Branch was growing up in LA in the '60s, he tapped into the city's Mexican cultural influences in a couple of ways. The first was obviously, musical, as the sounds of Afro Latino super group War grabbed his attention with the sizzling harp rhythms of Danish harmonica master Lee Oskar.


  20. Danelec Marine Expands in Latin AmericaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Marine News

    Voyage Data Recorder supplier Danelec Marine today announced it is adding two new distributors in Brazil and Mexico to expand its distribution in Latin America. Telnav Telecomuniaces Navais, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Indumar, based in Veracruz, Mexico, will take responsibility for sales and service of Danelec Marine's suite of products, including VDRs, Simplified Voyage Data Recorders and electronic chart display and information systems.