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Tag: Mexico

El Chapo Found Guilty On 10 Counts

February 12, 2019 

Joaquin Guzman the Mexican drug lord known as “El Chapo,” has been found guilty of all 10 charges in his New York trial. His trial lasted 42-days and was convicted on leading a criminal enterprise, drug trafficking for heroin, cocaine, and other drugs, the use of firearms, and money laundering. Convicted by a jury of….


Guac For The Super Bowl In Danger

January 16, 2019 

With the Super Bowl only a few weeks away fans of guacamole may have to find a substitute during the big game. The biggest story in Mexico right now has nothing to do with Donald Trump’s proposed border wall. Gas stations in at least six Mexican states and the country’s capital have been running dry….


2019 Golden Globe Awards: Alfonso Cuaron Wins Best Director for ‘Roma’

January 06, 2019 

El director Mexicano, Alfonso Cuarón won Best Director at Sunday’s Golden Globes ceremony for Roma. This puts his black-and-white film as front-runner going into the Oscars. During his acceptance speech, Cuarón thanked the real-life people who inspired Roma, including his childhood nanny Libo Rodriguez. “In reality, this film was directed Libo, by my mother, and my family and….


Yalitza Aparicio On Vogue Mexico Cover Hailed by Indigenous Women

December 27, 2018 

The former teacher turned movie star has become the it girl of Mexico and Hollywood. You may be asking who is Yalitza Aparicio, she is an actress who has won acclaim for her debut performance in Alfonso Cuarón’s new film Roma. Now she has made history by appearing on the cover of Vogue Mexico and….


Vanessa Ponce de Leon of Mexico Crowned Miss World

December 12, 2018 

Vanessa ponce de Leon was crowned as the 68th Miss World during the annual pageant, taking home the crown for Mexico for the first time! She beat 117 other contestants for the crown. That includes runner up Miss Thailand Nicolene Limsnukan, Miss Uganda Quiin Abenakyo, who placed third, and and other finalists from Belarus, France,….