Last updateFri, 21 Sep 2018 10am

Govt flying high on hog

To avoid a fuel stop on the way to Europe, Mexico’s Department of Defense plans to replace current presidential  Boeing TP01 and TP02 jets, with a new, as-yet-unnamed aircraft, costing 757 million dollars.

Insurance costs double

Insuring a car in the metro areas of Guadalajara, Monterrey or Mexico City costs double what it would in smaller cities like Merida or Aguascalientes.

Nine sent to prison in ABC kinder fire

The June 5, 2009 fire at the ABC Kindergarten in Hermosillo, Sonora killed 49 children and severely injured many more. A Federal judge has ruled that nine state and city functionaries serve jail time for their negligence.