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Mexico

Think you are a political animal? Think again

Morris the Cat is running for mayor in Veracruz, Mexico, joining a pantheon of esteemed animal leaders in North America who have not only run, they’ve won.

Who are Mexico’s Knights Templar?

They worship their leader “San Nazario” like a saint and claim they need extortion cash to protect the unprotected. But for many, this cult-like, meth-pushing gang is a menace to society.

Is easy credit coming to Mexico?

Mexico has one of the lowest rates of commercial lending in Latin America. But a series of new bank reforms aims to change that — making borrowing easier and stimulating economic growth.