Mexico - News Headlines

New Mexico AG, others reach agreement on proposed wind farms
December 11th, 2017. 6:40 PM

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas, clean energy advocates and others have reached a settlement with Xcel Energy over the utility's plans to add more wind power for customers in New Mexico and parts of Texas

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Ford shifts production of electric SUV to Mexico
December 7th, 2017. 1:23 PM

Ford shifts electric SUV to Mexico so it can make more self-driving cars in the US

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Plane nearly lands on runway as another flight departs JFK
December 6th, 2017. 6:33 AM

Authorities say a Mexico-based airline's passenger jet mistakenly lined up to land on a New York City airport runway as another plane was about to take off

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Former Sandia Labs employee pleads guilty in fraud case
December 5th, 2017. 7:38 PM

A former Sandia National Laboratories worker accused of creating a phony company to defraud the New Mexico facility of more than $2 million has pleaded guilty to wire fraud and money laundering

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Mexico taps new central bank governor Alejandro Diaz de Leon
November 28th, 2017. 6:49 PM

Mexico's president has named Alejandro Diaz de Leon as the new governor of the country's central bank, replacing Agustin Carstens, who tendered his resignation earlier this month

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Mexico open to 5-year NAFTA reviews, but not 'sunset clause'
November 15th, 2017. 9:44 PM

Mexico says it is open to a thorough evaluation of NAFTA every five years, but not the kind of "sunset clause" Washington is reportedly seeking

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Mexico, US, Canada, begin NAFTA talks in Mexico City
November 15th, 2017. 6:19 PM

Mexico, the United States and Canada have begun the fifth round of talks on renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement

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Coast Guard: 2 injured in fire on platform in Gulf of Mexico
November 8th, 2017. 2:03 PM

A Coast Guard spokeswoman says two workers were injured when a fire broke out on an oil production platform in the Gulf of Mexico

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Tiny bug posing threat to New Mexico's $180M pecan industry
November 6th, 2017. 4:16 PM

A tiny bug is posing a threat to one of New Mexico's biggest cash crops

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Insurance loss from disasters cuts profits at Buffett's firm
November 3rd, 2017. 6:48 PM

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc. says its third-quarter profit fell 43 percent because of a $3 billion insurance underwriting loss from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria and earthquakes in Mexico

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Mexico announces onshore oil discovery in Veracruz state
November 3rd, 2017. 5:13 PM

Mexican state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos says it has made a significant onshore find in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz

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Mexico City updates 911 app to push quake alerts to phones
November 2nd, 2017. 7:03 PM

Mexico City has updated its 911 emergency app to send earthquake alerts to residents' smartphones following last month's magnitude 7.1 shake that killed 228 people in the capital

Mexico City updates 911 app to push quake alerts to phones
Settlement talks continue in suit over 13-year-old oil leak
November 2nd, 2017. 1:58 PM

A company that has failed to stop a 13-year-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico is asking for more time to negotiate a settlement that could allow it to recover millions of dollars it set aside for work to end the leak

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Route 66 brewery sued by European company over name
November 1st, 2017. 1:44 PM

A New Mexico brewery uses the Route 66 name to promote itself so customers will buy its beer

Route 66 brewery sued by European company over name
New 4th terminal to make Cancun Mexico's No. 2 airport
October 31st, 2017. 6:14 PM

The Cancun International Airport has inaugurated a new terminal projected to make it Mexico's second busiest, with an estimated 31 million passengers per year

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Mexico GDP shrinks 0.2 pct amid NAFTA uncertainty, disasters
October 31st, 2017. 3:59 PM

Mexico says its economy shrank 0.2 percent in the third quarter compared with the previous period, amid uncertainty over renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement and slowed activity due to natural disasters

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New Mexico backtracks on dropping evolution in classrooms
October 27th, 2017. 4:13 PM

Public education officials in New Mexico have retreated from proposed science standards that would have deleted or omitted references to evolution and human contributions to global warming

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WTO favors US in 'dolphin-safe' tuna dispute with Mexico
October 26th, 2017. 5:47 PM

The World Trade Organization has issued a ruling favoring the United States in its long-running trade dispute with Mexico over "dolphin-safe" labeling rules for tuna

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Study: More evidence links earthquakes to energy waste wells
October 25th, 2017. 7:31 PM

Scientists say they have more evidence that an increase in earthquakes on the Colorado-New Mexico border has been caused by wells that inject wastewater from oil and gas production back underground

Study: More evidence links earthquakes to energy waste wells
Toyota confirms scaling back of Mexico plant for truck needs
October 25th, 2017. 2:45 AM

Toyota confirms planned Mexico auto plant scaled back due to market needs, not politics

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