How Americans and Mexicans see each other differs for those closer to border: survey

Amid tense relations between the United States and Mexico, one of the factors affecting the way Mexicans and Americans view each other is proximity to the border. But border-dwellers in the two countries don’t lean the same way: Americans living in parts of southern California, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas are less favorable toward Mexico than More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, November 11th, 2017
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U.S. Embassy consular officials to visit Chiapas Nov. 13-16

Passport fairs to be held in three cities… CHIAPAS  – Consular officials from the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City will visit San Cristóbal de las Casas, Comitán, and Tuxtla Gutiérrez from November 13 – More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, November 10th, 2017
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Negative international perception of Mexico is unfair: tourism chief

“The travel alerts to Mexico due to insecurity are unfair and damaging, but the reality is that there are no shootings or terrorism here, as it does happen in the United States and many countries in Europe”, More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Opinion: More Americans viewing Mexico favorably

BanderasNews.com collaborator Ricardo Acerco writes in an opinion piece that the perception of Mexico among the U.S. population is improving…. The number of Americans with a favorable view of Mexico has grown, More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
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American polygamist detained in Chihuahua triple-murder investigation

CHIHUAHUA — With the help of the FBI, prosecutors of the Mexican state of Chihuahua detained an American polygamist wanted for questioning related to the triple murder of three male youths, one of them a More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Police officers charged with killing two Americans on Coahuila highway

MEXICO CITY — The Associated Press reports two Mexican police officers have been charged with fatally shooting a U.S. citizen and a U.S. legal resident at a highway checkpoint near Saltillo in the northern border More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Illicit activities worth $58 billion USD a year in Mexico, government admits

MEXICO CITY — The Mexican government has noted serious shortcomings in its fight against corruption in a classified report seen by Reuters, which was prepared ahead of an international evaluation of the country’s More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, November 7th, 2017
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Mexico expats study reveals why they made the move

In a TYT Exclusive Interview, the Publishers of the Research Study ‘Expats in Mexico—Expectations, Worries, and How It All Turned Out’ Share Some of Their More Surprising Findings…   TYT: We’re More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, November 6th, 2017
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Degregulated gas prices coming this month in Mexico

But nearly 500 gas stations in Yucatan, Campeche and Quintana Roo will still sell gas at prices fixed by the government…. The deregulation of gasoline prices in Mexico today is a reality. Starting on November More...

By Yucatan Times On Sunday, November 5th, 2017
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Undiscovered Yucatan cenotes mapped with cutting-edge technology

Cutting-edge technology is enabling a team of experts to discover and map previously unknown cenotes, or sinkholes, on the Yucatán Peninsula and is also helping to confirm the existence of one previously detected More...