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A Mexican judge says 2 people can legally use cocaine — but they can’t buy or sell it

A court in Mexico ordered the government to allow plaintiffs to "possess, transport and use cocaine," but not to sell or buy it.
The bridge in Uruapan, Mexico, where nine bodies were found hanging.

A Mexican gang hung 9 dead bodies from a bridge in a gruesome battle linked to control of the avocado trade

A total of 19 bodies were found scattered across the city of Uruapan, Michoacán state, on Thursday. They appeared to be linked to the CJNG cartel.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with President Donald Trump

The State Department denied more than 5,300 visas to Mexican nationals because they are poor

More than 5,300 Mexican nationals were denied visas because they were considered "public charges" dependent on the US government for support.
Over 300 people march with loaded firearms in an Open Carry for Freedom March in Inverness, Florida in 2016.

Only 3 countries in the world protect the right to bear arms in their constitutions: the US, Mexico, and Guatemala

Only Mexico, Guatemala, and the US have a constitutional right to keep and bear arms. The US is the only country without any constitutional limits.
Crosses at a makeshift memorial are seen after the shooting that left 21 people dead at the Cielo Vista Mall WalMart in El Paso, Texas, on August 5, 2019.

The El Paso Walmart mass shooting claimed 22 victims. Here are their stories.

Among those reported killed were a 15-year-old high school sophomore and a young mother who died protecting her infant son.
Seesaw at the US-Mexico border

2 professors installed bright pink seesaws across the US-Mexico border as a show of unity amid growing divides

The set of seesaws were installed across the US-Mexico border to bring together children in Sunland Park, New Mexico, and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.
Sargassum washed ashore in Cancun.

Foul-smelling algae has overtaken Mexican beaches. Experts believe climate change could make things worse and threaten the country’s tourism ind...

The seaweed-like substance sargassum is plaguing Mexican tourist destinations and likely won't stop washing to shore any time soon.
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim.

Carlos Slim has a $60 billion fortune and is the fifth richest person in the world — here are 18 of his most brilliant quotes

Over the years, Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim has shared his thoughts on leadership, politics, and success.
US President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration and border security at the US Border Patrol Calexico Station in Calexico, California, April 5, 2019

Trump is expected to sign order to send people seeking asylum in the US to Guatemala instead, according to report

Under the new agreement, asylum seekers wouldn't have a chance to make their case in the US. Instead, they'd make their case in Guatemala.
Bangkok, Thailand, (left) and Ubud, Indonesia, (right).

The 15 best cities in the world, ranked

Hoi An, Vietnam, tops the Travel + Leisure's list of the "World's Best Cities," and three of the top five destinations are located in Mexico.