Veracruz, Mexico Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Mexico opens bidding for oil exploration rights in Gulf as it ends 7-decade state monopolyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    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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  2. Mexican schoolgirls have punch-up over a boy in videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Daily Mail

    A shocking video shows two teenage girls in school uniform embroiled a vicious punch-up while dozens of other schoolgirls stand around filming the incident. Carmine Ramon and Pirra Meraz, both 15, are seen squaring up to each other before launching into a violent brawl on a beach near the city of Veracruz in southeast Mexico.

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  3. World news in photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... image of a meeting by heads of state, happening in a separate room, during the 2014 Iberoamerican Summit in Veracruz, Mexico, Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell) Former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, who is ...

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  4. Castro shuns Ibero-American summit againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Korea Herald

    Cuban President Raul Castro shunned a summit of Latin America, Spanish and Portuguese leaders on Tuesday, shrugging off an invitation by Madrid to attend the gathering for the first time. The communist leader waited until the last moment to indicate whether he would come to the 22-nation Ibero-American summit in Mexico's eastern port of Veracruz, which ends Tuesday.

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  5. Colombian president eyes 'happy ending' in peace talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... have taken place in order to get a happy ending," Santos said at the end of the Ibero-American summit in Veracruz, Mexico. The 22-nation summit, which includes Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American leaders, issued a statement backing the ...

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  6. Does Mexico need a new Zapata or Villa to lead its disenchanted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    People join the relatives of 43 missing students from the Isidro Burgos rural teachers college for a protest in Mexico City, Dec. 6, 2014. At least one of the college students missing since September has been identified among charred remains found near a garbage dump, two Mexican officials confirmed Saturday. 2 comments

  7. Mexico opens summit amid security crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Korea Herald

    Mexico's embattled President Enrique Pena Nieto opened a summit of Latin American, Spanish and Portuguese leaders Monday, turning his attention to diplomacy as he faced anger at home over a security crisis. Pena Nieto hosted the two-day Ibero-American summit in Veracruz as Mexico's image is tarnished by a security nightmare stemming from the September disappearance and probable massacre of 43 students.

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  8. Is there a new Zapata or Villa to lead Mexico's disenchanted?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    One hundred years ago this week, an epic moment unfolded in Mexico City: The revolutionaries Emiliano Zapata and Pancho Villa rode into the capital on horseback, trailed by their respective peasant armies. Today, just as a century ago, the country again is gripped by widespread discontent.

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  9. DIARY- Top Economic Events to Dec 19Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Makuch to hold a news conference on quarterly update of Slovak quarterly macroeconomic forecast - 1200 GMT. VERACRUZ, Mexico - The official launch of the Latin American Economic Outlook 2015 will take place in Veracruz at the XXIV Ibero-American ...

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  10. Mexican farmworkers' plight and the American consumerRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    To the editor: Congratulations to The Times for publishing another top investigative report, this time revealing the terrible working and living conditions of thousands of Mexican farmworkers. I look forward to reading the coming articles in this series.

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  11. Mexico leader hosts summit amid security crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Mexico's embattled President Enrique Pena Nieto hosted Latin American, Spanish and Portuguese leaders on Monday, as he faced anger at home over his country's latest descent into violent crisis. Leaders arrived for the two-day Ibero-American summit in Veracruz as Mexico's image is tarnished by a security nightmare stemming from the September disappearance and probable massacre of 43 students. 2 comments

  12. The beat goes on: New acquisitions once stomped out the soundtrack of Los AngelesRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Smithsonian Blog

    ... a rich and complex soundtrack for Los Angeles. Quetzal in particular mixes the traditional son jarocho of Veracruz, Mexico, with R&B, salsa, Cuban charanga , Brazilian pandeiro , and other sounds into what can only be described as contemporary ...

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  13. .com | Missing Mexican student identified, justice demandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | News24

    The family of the first victim identified among 43 missing Mexican students lamented the dashed dreams of the aspiring teacher on Sunday, calling for justice in the case that has shocked the country. Attorney general Jesus Murillo Karam confirmed that Alexander Mora, aged 19, was identified among charred remains found in a landfill and a nearby river, bolstering suspicions that all 43 young men were slaughtered by a police-backed gang in September.

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  14. Celanese To Invest In Commercial And Technology Center In MexicoRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | Chemical Online

    Celanese Corporation , a global technology and specialty materials company, today announced as part of its 70th anniversary of doing business in Mexico, the company will invest in a new Celanese Commercial and Technology Center in Mexico. This commercial and technology center will support the growth of Celanese customers in Latin America, advance the technical capabilities of the Celanese product portfolio, and ensure the company is growing with its global customer base.

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  15. DIARY -Emerging Markets Economic Events to Dec 17Read the original story

    Dec 7, 2014 | Reuters

    ... - IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde attends conference on "Women, Economy and Growth" - 1400 GMT. VERACRUZ, Mexico - The official launch of the Latin American Economic Outlook 2015 will take place in Veracruz at the XXIV Ibero-American Summit ...

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  16. Fears for 43 Mexican boys after body identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | The Nation

    Fears that 43 Mexican students missing since September were slaughtered by a police-backed gang have risen after one of the young men was identified among charred remains found in a landfill. Authorities sent badly burned remains to an Austrian medical university last month after a police-backed gang confessed to killing the students and incinerating their bodies in the southern state of Guerrero.

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  17. Mexican refugee family in Edmonton beats long odds to gain permanent residencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    The Dominguez family, from left Yessica, 12, Jose, 20, mother Susana Morales Soto, father Francisco Dominguez Ramos and Luis, 14. They have received permanent residency status six years after initially applying for refugee status. It has taken six years, three applications to Canadian agencies, thousands of dollars in legal fees and countless hours of stress, but the Edmonton family last week received an early Christmas gift: permanent residency status.

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  18. Concert showcases Christian diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Times

    The Latter-Day Saints Choir sings "Some Children See Him" at the annual Christmas is One Language concert at Gainesville First United Methodist Church last year. The concert is scheduled for 7 p.m. Sunday at the church at 2780 Thompson Bridge Road in Gainesville.

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  19. C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Los Nacionales De Jacinto GaticaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    Working on recording a Son Jarocho song this weekend, so I listened to one of my favorites to get some inspiration. Son Jarocho is a Mexican genre of music that developed in the Veracruz region.

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  20. Police in Mexico kill 6 kidnap suspects, free 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Republic

    Mexican police said they killed six members of a drug cartel and rescued two kidnap victims at a house in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz. The state police force said Thursday that the suspects opened fire on members of an elite police unit during a raid on the house in the coastal city of Poza Rica.

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