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The Yaqui tribe's struggle for water escalates

Telesur - With the detention of their spokespeople and rejection of court injunctions in their favor, the Yaqui tribe of Sonora vow to keep struggling to defend their water and territory.

http://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Mexico-The-Yaqui-Tribes-Struggle-for-Water-20141006-0072.html

Nearly 1 million U.S. citizens live in Mexico

Yucatan Times - There are more U.S. residents living abroad in Mexico than in any other country. Recent U.S. State Department estimates have the total nearing 1 million.

http://www.theyucatantimes.com/2014/10/1-million-u-s-expats-live-in-mexico-but-where/

Mexico's largest leftist party elects new chairman

EFE - Carlos Navarrete was elected to be the new chairman of the Party of the Democratic Revolution, or PRD. Navarrete, who will serve a three-year term, replaces Jesus Zambrano.

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2014/10/05/mexico-largest-leftist-party-elects-new-chairman/

Mexico arrests four men over PRI congressman's murder

BBC - Police have arrested four men in connection with the recent killing of governing PRI party congressman Gabriel Gomez Michel. The men were arrested in Jalisco.

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-29501636

Simon strengthens but will diminish before landfall

AFP - Simon grew into a powerful hurricane Saturday as it swirled off Mexico's Pacific coast. But the system was not expected to make landfall as a hurricane but as a storm on Thursday.

http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Hurricane-Simon-strengthens-as-powerful-hurricane-off-Mexico-coast

Citigroup Mexico's CEO resigns after tough year

WSJ - The head of Citigroup’s Mexican unit, Grupo Financiero Banamex, resigned, the latest casualty of the bank’s struggles with an alleged fraud by a big borrower.

http://online.wsj.com/articles/citigroups-mexico-ceo-resigns-after-tough-year-1412355302

Prince Charles and Camilla to visit Colombia, Mexico

BBC - The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will make a nine-day visit to Colombia and Mexico later this month. They will mark the Day of the Dead public holiday in Mexico.

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-29472431

Dinosaur graveyard yields largest number of specimens

Fox News Latino - Archaeologists from Germany and Mexico have unearthed what they believe is the largest dinosaur cemetery in the world in the Mexican state of Coahuila.

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/lifestyle/2014/10/03/world-largest-dinosaur-graveyard-purportedly-found-in-mexico/

More builders join group to bid for DF airport

Reuters - A consortium of Mexican builders that will vie for contracts to construct a $9.15 billion airport for Mexico City has been expanded to include about 22 firms from nine originally.

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/10/02/mexico-airport-idUSL2N0RX1NQ20141002

New firm formed to focus on Mexico energy reform

WSJ - In the wake of an energy overhaul that ends Mexico's state oil monopoly, a new exploration and production company was born with the name Sierra Oil & Gas.

http://online.wsj.com/articles/mexicos-energy-reform-gives-birth-to-new-private-oil-company-1412191958

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