2 hrs ago
Santa Barbara Independent
Where's the Best Fiesta Food?
I used to go hunting for the latest and greatest taco, but now I've moved on. Fiesta offers tacos galore, of every taste, booth after booth.
6 hrs ago
Across Latin America: Struggle for Communal Land & Indigenous Autonomy
Entering into the heart of indigenous communities in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico, land of the Mixtecs and the Zapotecs, is like opening a door to a world of shapes, textures, colors and flavors that contrasts with the Western culture that governs daily life in big cities and westernized families.
11 hrs ago
Oaxaca celebrates indigenous culture at Guelaguetza festival
Thousands of visitors swarm the Southern Mexican town of Oaxaca for the Guelaguetza, a festival celebrating the multitude of indigenous groups in the area.
17 hrs ago
It took a bit of brain trawl but then it came to me in a flash - the hot new Mexican was all the broads in the locale could talk about and Toots could hardly keep a lid on her delight - her squeal spoke volumes.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Coming Attractions: Cemita's Will Take Yuji's Place at Whole Foods Gowanus
The recently vacated Yuji Ramen space at Whole Foods in Brooklyn won't stay empty long.
Right Wing News
America's Domestic Enemy-In-Chief Lights The Fuse
The border crisis is going from horrid to explosive. One shot could set the whole thing ablaze .
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald
Authentic? You're kidding yourselves
It's beautiful in Oaxaca City. The Mexican town so easily charms you with its colonial architecture, its paved streets and brightly coloured buildings.
Strong quake hits Mexico, one dead
A 6.3-magnitude earthquake rattled Mexico on Tuesday , killing an elderly woman who fell as she fled her home and injuring another woman who evacuated from a hospital.
Outrage After Kennel Staff Seen Killing Dogs With Clubs
Staff at a Mexican kennel have been sacked after using a wooden club to beat dogs to death and laughing about it.
A Hamburger Today
Cemita Burger With Refried Beans, Chipotle Mayo, Avocado, and Oaxacan Cheese
What do you get when you take Mexico's greatest sandwich and combine it with a good ol' all-beef burger from the U.S. of A.? Why, the cemita burger, claro! Refrieds, chipotle, avocado, shredded cheese, lettuce, tomato, and more come together for this extravaganza of burger toppings.
Malaysian National News Agency
Strong Earth Quake In Oaxaca, Mexico
KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 -- A strong earthquake measuring 6.1 at the Richter scale occurred in Oaxaca, Mexico at 6.46 p.m. Tuesday.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Gold Resource Corporation Declares July Monthly Dividend
Gold Resource Corporation is a gold and silver producer with operations in the southern state of Oaxaca, Mexico.
Studying Espanol in Oaxaca
In my stumbling Espanol I had asked for directions to the "bano" - any traveler who's been in a Mexican airport knows the word for bathroom - and had been directed toward a door in deep shadows at the end of a hall.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
La Guelaguetza Festival New York in Brooklyn's Cadman Plaza Park
Music from the Oaxaca region of Mexico rang out over Cadman Plaza Park in Downtown Brooklyn on Sunday, for La Guelaguetza Festival New York sponsored by the Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Nueva York .
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Sat Jul 26, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
California: Santa Monica culinary tours
We're 13km into a 20km ride and at dessert-tasting number three of four on a "Sweet Spot" cycling tour of Santa Monica when I have to ask: are we burning more calories than we're indulging in? "You probably don't want to know," says my guide, Shaun, laughing.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Blowback on the Border
After three years of relative silence, the U.S. press has finally "discovered" the crisis of tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors piling up on the U.S. border.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Juicy Fruit: Mexico's prickly pear cactus fruits
In late summer in Mexico, prickly pear cactus fruits, or tunas, are everywhere-a refreshing snack eaten out of hand and a popular ingredient in candies, drinks, jams, and more.
National Review Online
Border Patrol Official Notices Decline in the Number Rio Grande Valley Border Crossings
Albert Spratte, the sergeant-at-arms of the National Border Patrol Council Local 3307 in the Rio Grande Valley, says he has noticed a dramatic dip in the number of people coming across the border during the last two weeks or so.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Businesses and Policymakers Confirm Mexican Energy Reforms Are Gaining Momentum
Earlier this year, a group of Stoel Rives attorneys traveled to Mexico to assess existing opportunities and pending developments in the Mexican power markets.