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  1. After Years Hiding Out in Mexico, Two Sex Traffickers Plead Guilty in Federal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

    ... plea, he and his associates tricked women and girls, some as young as 14-years-old, by luring them from Veracruz, Mexico to the United States with promises of legitimate jobs. After smuggling the women and girls into the U.S., Cadena-Sosa and other ...

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  2. Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in AtlanticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    In this Nov. 22, 2013, file photo, the Centenario deep-water drilling platform stands off the coast of Veracruz, Mexico in the Gulf of Mexico. Mexico's government announced on Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014 the start of bidding for oil exploration rights in 14 areas of the Gulf of Mexico being opened to domestic and international companies as it ends a seven-decade state monopoly on the petroleum business.

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  3. 2 Sentenced for Participating in Family Run Sex Trafficking OrganizationRead the original story

    Tuesday | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... other family members and associates, approached women and girls, some as young as fourteen years old, in Veracruz, Mexico, and lured them into coming to the United States using false promises of legitimate jobs. After illegally smuggling women and ...

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  4. Mexico mayor investigated after journalist murderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNews

    State police officers escort Clemente Martinez, who is arrested in connection with the murder of journalist Moises Sanchez, out of a court house in Veracruz January 26, 2015. Mexican prosecutors are investigating a small-town mayor in connection with the murder of a journalist in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz, whose brutalized body was found over the weekend, a state official said on Monday.

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  5. Mexican Cop Accused of Kidnapping & Beheading Journalist Claims Mayor Ordered HitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Breitbart.com

    The body of a kidnapped journalist from the Mexican state of Veracruz has been found after weeks of searching, and the former police officer accused of killing him is claiming that the mayor of an area town ordered the murder. The beheaded body of Moises Sanchez was found inside a black trash bag in Veracruz just weeks after a group of gunmen kidnapped him, Mexico's As Breitbart Texas had previously reported, Sanchez had been a reporter of the La UniA3n newspaper and had been critical of the government.

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  6. Mexico investigates local mayor after journalist murderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Reuters

    Mexican prosecutors are investigating a small-town mayor in connection with the murder of a journalist in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz, whose brutalized body was found over the weekend, a state official said on Monday. A local drug gang member confessed to kidnapping and killing journalist Moises Sanchez, in league with five accomplices, Veracruz state prosecutor Luis Bravo said.

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  7. Missing Mexican journalist found decapitated, city mayor accusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | UPI

    A former police officer confessed to the murder and said the mayor of the city of Medellin, Omar Cruz, ordered the assassination. The body was discovered Saturday in Medellin's outskirts in Mexico's Veracruz state.

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  8. Mexican journalist Moises Sanchez assassinated by police under mayor's orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Examiner.com

    In another hard blow to human rights in Mexico , the body of disappeared photo-journalist Moises Sanchez was found this weekend as a former police officer confessed to the crime allegedly under request of the mayor of the Veracruz town of Medellin de Bravo. Sanchez had been missing three weeks.

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  9. Moises Sanchez: Decapitated body of abducted Mexican journalist found in a ravineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Independent

    The decapitated body of a journalist who was abducted by armed men three weeks ago has been discovered in the east of Mexico. Officials claimed that a former police officer had admitted carrying the killing of the reporter at the request of the town's mayor.

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  10. Missing Mexico journalist found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | BBC News

    Officials in Mexico say they have found the decapitated body of a journalist who had been missing for three weeks. Veracruz is among the most dangerous Mexican states for journalists to work in, according to Mexico's National Commission on Human Rights.

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  11. Missing Mexican journalist found dead in Veracruz stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Daily Herald

    The body of a journalist who was abducted by armed men three weeks ago has been found in eastern Mexico, authorities said Sunday, adding that a former police officer has confessed to carrying out the crime allegedly at the request of the town's mayor. The Jan. 2 disappearance of Moises Sanchez had sparked protests in Veracruz state, where at least 11 journalists have been killed since December 2010, making it one of the most dangerous states in Mexico for reporters.

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  12. The Villalobos Brothers and DPA Microphones Set To Close the 2015 NAMM ShowRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Digital Pro Sound

    ... on the road, with plans to include more of the company's mics in future set-ups. Born and raised in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico, the Villalobos Brothers have performed at many high-profile events and locations, including Cumbre Tajin, one of the top ...

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  13. Travis Co. sex offender back in US custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... US law enforcement agencies. Recently, a public tip directed the Task Force to focus on the coastal city of Veracruz, Mexico where the efforts of the US Marshals Service- Mexico City and the Instituto Nacional de Migracion (National Immigration ...

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  14. In the face of imminent arrival of avocado plague, scientist undertake preventive measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Science Daily

    From Asia, the red ambrosia beetle has proved its damaging potential in Florida, USA, where it attacked different varieties of trees of the laurel family, including avocado, producing its death. No researchers are seeking preventive measures against the avocado plague.

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  15. "PEMEX Petroquimica - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review" now available at Fast Market ResearchRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | PR-inside.com

    ... Mexico's State-Owned Oil and Gas Company Aug 16, 2012: Pemex Petroquimica Restarts Ammonia V Plant In Veracruz, Mexico This comprehensive SWOT profile of PEMEX Petroquimica provides you with an in-depth strategic analysis of the company's businesses ...

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  16. Regenestem Network, a division of Global Stem Cells Group, Announces...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | PRWeb

    Regenestem has launched a new stem cell treatment facility in Veracruz, Mexico, offering state-of-the-art regenerative medicine therapies to patients from around the world. The new stem cell treatment facility in Veracruz, Mexico, offers state-of-the-art regenerative medicine therapies to patients from around the world.

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  17. Rick Bayless' 'Mexico: One Plate at a Time' is serving up 10th season on PBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | TwinCities

    He has three renowned Mexican restaurants in Chicago, five Tortas Frontera outposts plus several Frontera Fresco eateries. He has written eight cookbooks, and his Frontera Foods company makes sauces, marinades and tortilla chips for supermarkets.

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  18. Martin-Faustin wants more support for hockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... England and then to end off the year, took home silver in the central American and Caribbean (CAC) Games in Veracruz, Mexico, after losing to Cuba in the final. She noted that at present the men's team has a great combination of youth and experience ...

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  19. Amazon Echo device opens computing to voice commandsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | TwinCities

    ... Echo doesn't understand Spanish, either, which is a problem because his wife, Milena Saqui Salces, is from Veracruz, Mexico. Even her accented English trips it up. "To me it is a little useless," said Saqui Salces, but "I am the non-techie in the ...

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  20. Mexican Governors Won't Be at Abbott's InaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MyHighPlains.com

    Mexican governors attended the gubernatorial inaugurations of Ann Richards, George W. Bush and Rick Perry. But in a break with tradition, they won't be in Austin when Gov.-elect Greg Abbott takes his oath of office.

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