Genaro García Luna once served in a presidential cabinet and as the head of Mexico’s equivalent of the F.B.I. He was indicted in New York on charges of taking bribes while in office.
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The plane was on a maintenance mission to a Chilean base on Antarctica when it lost radio contact, the Chilean Air Force said.
France and a group of Brazilian states plan to announce a partnership to preserve the Amazon rainforest, bypassing Brazil’s federal government after a spat between the presidents of the two countries.
Many are asylum seekers but are being forced to wait in Mexico, where their lives may be at risk.
Justin Trudeau’s minority government means that everyone in the new Parliament is likely to be in campaign mode all the time.
Charges of voting fraud that led to protests and the exile of President Evo Morales have been confirmed in a final report by the Organization of American States.
Deforestation in the world’s largest rainforest, an important buffer against climate change, has soared under President Jair Bolsonaro of Brazil.
After a weak harvest for many potato farmers in the United States and Canada, there were concerns about shortages of the fast food staple. But supplies aren’t likely to run out anytime soon.
Two months into the season, the departures of Don Cherry, Mike Babcock and Bill Peters shook the league.
Growers in northern states are combating virulent outbreaks of a disease as seasons grow warmer, orchards have been reconfigured for higher yields and new varieties may be more vulnerable.
On the first anniversary of her arrest, Meng Wanzhou wrote a public letter describing her life in Vancouver, where she is living in a seven-bedroom mansion.
José Daniel Ferrer’s arrest reflects the lengths to which the Díaz-Canel government will go against dissidents.
The president, in a move that would shatter previous agreements with those countries, accused them of weakening their currencies and hurting American farmers.
The announcement did not include details on the suspects’ identities or their connection to the murders. The López Obrador administration is under pressure to curb spiraling violence.
One year into his term, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador faces a stagnant economy and spiraling violence, but Mexicans still place their hopes in him.
The president has made a trade agreement that caters to his opposition — and that’s why it stands a chance of passing Congress.
Lisa Smith, 38, and her 2-year-old daughter were deported by Turkey from a Syrian displacement camp and landed in Dublin on Sunday.
Solenodons are highly unusual, and very difficult to study.
The actor and environmentalist released a statement on Saturday after President Jair Bolsonaro falsely accused him of funding the fires recently set in the Amazon rainforest.
President Jair Bolsonaro falsely claimed that the actor had financed the fires, his latest broadside to shift blame.