Mexico

Exclusive: From Seoul to Mexico City, pressure mounts to ease U.S. oil export ban

WASHINGTON/SEOUL - Washington is facing growing international pressure to ease its long standing ban on crude oil exports, with South Korea and Mexico joining the European Union in pressing the case for U.S. oil shipments overseas.

Heineken to sell Mexican can, bottle maker to Crown

AMSTERDAM/BRUSSELS - Dutch brewer Heineken has agreed to sell its Mexican packaging business Empaque to Crown for $1.23 billion including debt, shedding a non-core business it acquired when entering the Mexican market in 2010.

Deals, 4:30am EDT

Colombia arrests suspected drug trafficker for major Mexico cartel

BOGOTA - Colombian authorities have arrested a Costa Rican man accused of trafficking shipments of cocaine to the United States on behalf of Mexico's infamous Sinaloa cartel.

World, United Nations, 29 Aug 2014

Keaton on form in Venice festival opener 'Birdman'

VENICE - Former "Batman" star Michael Keaton gave a soaring start to the 71st Venice Film Festival on Wednesday as a crestfallen superhero in "Birdman", a film its Mexican director Alexandro Inarritu called an experiment that could have failed miserably. | Video

Entertainment, Film, People, 27 Aug 2014

Exclusive: GM plans to move some Chevy Equinox assembly to Mexico -source

DETROIT - General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers on Wednesday trumpeted the news that production of the Cadillac SRX would be shifted from Mexico to Tennessee, but Reuters has learned that GM also plans to move some other assembly work in the opposite direction.

27 Aug 2014

Keaton on form in Venice festival opener 'Birdman'

VENICE - Former "Batman" star Michael Keaton gave a soaring start to the 71st Venice Film Festival on Wednesday as a crestfallen superhero in "Birdman", a film its Mexican director Alexandro Inarritu called an experiment that could have failed miserably. | Video

Entertainment, People, Film, 27 Aug 2014

Exclusive: GM moving some production between Mexico and Tennessee

DETROIT - General Motors Co is shifting some production of the Cadillac SRX from Mexico to Tennessee, but will partly offset that by moving some Chevrolet Equinox manufacturing from Tennessee to Mexico, an industry source told Reuters.

27 Aug 2014

GM to make Mexico-built Cadillac SRX crossover in Tennessee

DETROIT - General Motors Co will shift production of its Cadillac SRX crossover vehicle from Mexico to its plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee, where the company once built vehicles for its defunct Saturn brand, the company and the United Auto Workers union said on Wednesday.

27 Aug 2014

Mexican president thanks California for aiding undocumented migrants

SACRAMENTO Calif. - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto thanked California on Thursday for improving the lives of immigrants from his country, including legalizing drivers' licenses for undocumented migrants and making it easier for them to work and start businesses.

Politics, 26 Aug 2014

U.S. readies duties on Mexican sugar in win for sugar lobby

MEXICO CITY/WASHINGTON - The United States is set to slap import duties as high as 17 percent on Mexican sugar in a victory for the powerful U.S. sugar industry but a blow to U.S. candy and soft drink makers who face paying more for the sweetener.

26 Aug 2014
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Ukraine accuses Russia of "undisguised aggression" as rebels advance

KIEV/MOSCOW - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko accused Russia on Monday of "direct and undisguised aggression" which he said had radically changed the battlefield balance as Kiev's forces suffered a further reverse in their war with pro-Moscow separatists. | Video