Tag: Mexico

Leon Trotsky Biopic “El Elegido” Shooting In Mexico

May 18, 2015 

A film about Soviet revolutionary Leon Trotsky‘s life and death in Mexico is wrapping up production. In 1940, the former Russian leader turned up in Mexico at the invitation of Mexican Communists like Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo. He was murdered by a Spanish immigrant turned soviet agent named Ramon Mercader. He drove an ice….


China Has Overtaken Mexico In Number Of Immigrants To The U.S.

May 04, 2015 

In a trend that’s sure to surprise many anti-immigration and border control advocates, China is now the number one place from where immigrants are coming to the United States. In 2013 147,000 Chinese people immigrated to the United States. That’s compared to 125,000 from Mexico and 127,000 from India. So, really Mexico is only in….


María Elena Velasco: ‘La India Maria’ Actress Passes Away

May 01, 2015 

Another of Mexico’s great stars of the silver screen passes away. María Elena Velasco, better known as her character “La India María,” passed away at the age of 74 from stomach cancer. Velasco starred in more then 20 films portraying María Nicolasa Cruz, “La India María. She also portrayed her character in television in the….


Mexico Captures Most Wanted Drug Kingpin Servando “La Tuta” Gomez

March 10, 2015 

After months of investigation, Mexican federal police arrested Servando Gómez Martínez “La Tuta”, a primary school teacher turned drug lord, without firing a single shot in the early hours of Friday. A number of houses in the Mexican city of Morelia which police believed Knights Templar cartel leader, “La Tuta”, had used was under surveillance….


Arizona Diamondbacks Unveil the ‘Churro Dog’

March 06, 2015 

The Arizona Diamondbacks announced the Churro Dog available at their concession stand for the 2015 Baseball season. This 1,100-calorie dessert features a warm cinnamon churro sitting inside a Long John chocolate-glazed donut topped with frozen yogurt, caramel and chocolate sauces. This amazing churro will be available at only two concession stands on the main concourse….