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Mexican Presidnet Enrique Peña Nieto (left), U.S. President  Donald Trump.(PHOTO: telegraph.co.uk.)
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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OPINION: What lies ahead for Mexico and U.S.?

Well, it’s finally come to pass.  Donald Trump is President of the United States, having been installed in the traditional inauguration ceremony on January 20th, 2017, in Washington, D.C. My 17-year old son was More...

Blood spatters a wall outside the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen. (PHOTO: ap.org)
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Death toll in Playa del Carmen shooting rises to six

On Monday Jan. 23, officials reported the death of the sixth victim of the shooting incident at the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen a week ago. Giovanni Arturo Amparan had been receiving treatment in the More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Cozumel’s lively Carnival 2017 set for Feb. 22-28

Cozumel’s city government has officially announced the dates for this year’s Cozumel Carnival, which will see the main week of events running from February 22 to 28, 2017. There will be pre-Carnival More...

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Pemex gas pump.
By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Consumers get the shaft for gasoline, propane, even tortillas

Gas stations, propane distributors and tortilla vendors have been in the sights of the federal consumer protection agency, which has levied fines of 21 million pesos for short liters, incomplete kilos and pricy More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017
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Peña Nieto outlines goals for talks with Trump Jan. 31

The BBC provides this advance look at Mexico’s goals in next week’s meetings between Presidents Trump and Peña Nieto… President Enrique Peña Nieto has vowed to fight for Mexico’s interests More...

Managing a “High – Risk” pregnancy without panic
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Managing a “High – Risk” pregnancy in Mérida without panic

Having a baby seems like something easy and natural. A woman gets pregnant, waits to the due date and gives birth. If it is a natural birth (without a surgery), the woman usually goes home after a couple days and More...

Hotels in Playa del Carmen beach area. (PHOTO: reuters.com)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Mexico still safe for Canadians to visit, but stay in comfort zones: expert

It’s still safe for Canadians to visit Mexico as long as they don’t get too adventurous, says a former British Columbia police officer and Mexico security expert. Walter McKay, a former Vancouver cop More...

Surprising strange phenomenon in Michoacán sky (Photo: Excelsior)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Strange phenomenon observed in the skies of Michoacán

A strange meteorological phenomenon was recorded in the skies of Michoacán, in Central Mexico, on Friday January 20, 2017. The formation looked like an inverted swirl and had a beam of light passing through its More...

The Cyber ​​Police of the Yucatan Attorney General, as well as the Police Monitoring and Intelligence Unit of the SSP, have begun their work to trace the origin of the messages. (PHOTO: SIPSE)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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Police investigate Merida ‘massacre’ threats on social networks

On Sunday Jan. 22, two threats of an alleged massacre in Mérida began to circulate in social networks: one warned of a shooting at Serapio Rendón High School, located in the south of Mérida, “like the one More...

Dan Rather (Photo:. newsandgutsmedia.com)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 23rd, 2017
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OPINION: These are not normal times (Dan Rather)

With a famed and storied career that has spanned more than six decades, Dan Rather has earned his place as one of the world’s best-known journalists. He has interviewed every president since Eisenhower and, over More...