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Bravery Tapes: Young Courage Amid Mexico's Violence

Jens Erik Gould | Posted 05.27.2013 | World
Jens Erik Gould

Of all the horrors associated with a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of Mexicans, the country's children and adolescents are perhaps the greatest casualty.

Covachita: Workshop in Mexico

designboom | Posted 12.29.2012 | Arts

2012-10-29-imagepull.jpg In the town of San Pedro Garza Garcia in the Nuevo Leon Region of Mexico, local firm Covachita has completed their "workshop" amongst the indigenous mountainous terrain overlooking a valley.

Gunmen Execute 8 Taxi Drivers

AP | Posted 06.11.2012 | World

MONTERREY, Mexico -- Gunmen killed eight cab drivers Tuesday in two attacks in the city of Monterrey in northern Mexico, officials said. Three people ...

Mexican Police Nab Key Suspect In Casino Fire

AP | By PORFIRIO IBARRA | Posted 03.07.2012 | World

MONTERREY, Mexico -- Police in Mexico captured an alleged member of the Zetas drug cartel considered the mastermind behind a casino fire that killed 5...

Man Hung From Mexico Bridge, Shot To Death

AP | By PORFIRIO IBARRA RAMIREZ | Posted 10.25.2011 | Latino Voices

MONTERREY, Mexico -- Gunmen hung a man from a pedestrian bridge over a busy avenue in the Mexican city of Monterrey Tuesday and shot him to death in f...

Mexican Teacher Honored For Protecting Students From Drug War Violence

AP | By PORFIRIO IBARRA | Posted 08.01.2011 | Education

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) -- A kindergarten teacher in northern Mexico was honored Monday for her courage after a video showed her calmly instructing chi...

Horribly Mutilated Bodies Discovered In Mexico

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MONTERREY, Mexico — Mexican authorities say six bodies found outside the northern city of Monterrey were burned so badly that investigators coul...

Mexico Army Base Attack May Be Related To Drug War, 18 Gunmen Killed

AP | CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and ALEXANDRA OLSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

REYNOSA, Mexico — In a ratcheting up of tactics in a long, bloody war, drug cartel gunmen made seven especially brazen assaults on Mexican soldi...