Last updateFri, 25 Sep 2020 8am

US extends visa renewal period

Christopher Landau, the U.S. ambassador to Mexico,  announced through social media that the period for renewals for tourist visas for the United States has been increased from 12 to 24 months. 

Luz del Mundo leader to stand trial

A Los Angeles judge has ordered Luz del Mundo church leader Naasón Joaquín García to stand trial after prosecutors filed 36 new charges, including sexual abuse, lewd acts against a minor and extortion, allegedly committed in Southern California between June 2015 and June 2019, the date of his arrest.

Trump blames Mexico for Covid-19 spike

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he “disagrees” with U.S. President Donald Trump’s assertion that the rise in coronavirus cases in the U.S. Southwest may be partly due to the United States sharing a 2,000-mile border with Mexico.