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Mexico businessman wants to buy presidential plane for $99mn

Mexico businessman wants to buy presidential plane for $99mn

Mexico's leftist president-elect wants to sell the jetliner that comes with the job, calling it a wasteful luxury. Now, he has a potential buyer who wants to use it as an uber-posh taxi for presidents, or guys like Mick Jagger.

97 injured as Mexican plane crashes at airport in hail storm

97 injured as Mexican plane crashes at airport in hail storm

An Aeromexico flight crashed on takeoff during a heavy hail storm in northern Mexico, engulfing the plane in flames and injuring 97 people, officials said Tuesday.

Neymar shines as Brazil beat Mexico to reach World Cup quarters

Neymar shines as Brazil beat Mexico to reach World Cup quarters

Neymar barged his way into the World Cup limelight with a goal, an assist and another helping of histrionics as Brazil roared into the quarter-finals with a 2-0 victory over Mexico on Monday that inflicted a seventh straight last-16 exit on the central Americans.

Sites in Mexico, South Africa added to UNESCO World Heritage List

Sites in Mexico, South Africa added to UNESCO World Heritage List

A rugged valley famous for its cacti in southern Mexico and a mountainous area of northern South Africa have become the latest cultural sites to be added to the UNESCO List of World Heritage.

Mexico takes a left turn as Lopez Obrador sails to victory

Mexico takes a left turn as Lopez Obrador sails to victory

Populist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has been overwhelmingly elected Mexico's new president, signalling a left turn for the traditionally conservative country and a possible further cooling of relations with the United States.

Mexico votes for new president, leftist rebel favored to win

Mexico votes for new president, leftist rebel favored to win

Mexicans vote for a new president on Sunday in an election tipped to hand power to an anti-establishment outsider who would inject a new dose of nationalism into government and could sharpen divisions ...

Swedes beat Mexico 3-0 but both qualify for last 16

Swedes beat Mexico 3-0 but both qualify for last 16

Sweden thumped Mexico 3-0 on Wednesday, overpowering their opponents after a scoreless first half in a result that means both teams advance to the World Cup last 16 at the expense of defending champions Germany.

Mexico beat South Korea 2-1 to edge towards World Cup last 16

Mexico beat South Korea 2-1 to edge towards World Cup last 16

Carlos Vela's penalty and a superbly-taken breakaway goal by Javier Hernandez gave Mexico a 2-1 World Cup Group F win over South Korea on Saturday which put them on the brink of a place in the last 16.

Split families in limbo amid Trump immigration chaos

Split families in limbo amid Trump immigration chaos

The fate of 2,300 children wrested from their parents at the US border with Mexico remained unclear Friday two days after Donald Trump ordered an end to migrant family separations, as the president accused Democrats of spinning "phony" tales of suffering for electoral gain.

Trump to sign order on family separations at US border

Trump to sign order on family separations at US border

US President Donald Trump said he would sign an executive order on immigration on Wednesday to end the separation of immigrant families at the US-Mexico border, which has sparked outrage in the United States and abroad.

World Cup holders Germany crash to Mexico defeat

World Cup holders Germany crash to Mexico defeat

Defending champions Germany crashed to the first defeat in their opening game of a World Cup since 1982 as Hirving Lozano's clinical finish earned Mexico a shock 1-0 victory on Sunday.

Mexico coach vows to go 'head to head' with Germany

Mexico coach vows to go 'head to head' with Germany

Germany defeated Mexico 4-1 on the way to hoisting the Confederations Cup trophy in Russia last year.