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Hundreds of Mexico City buildings may now be uninhabitable

Hundreds of Mexico City buildings may now be uninhabitable

Jessica Cruz slept in a crowded Mexico City gym this week, flanked by exercise equipment, a baby carriage, a large pile of stuffed animals and a small bag of diapers for her baby boy. The workout room, laden with blue foam mats, was far from comfortable. But for Cruz, it was way better than returning […]

Powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes Mexico

Powerful 7.1 earthquake strikes Mexico

MEXICO CITY — A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on Tuesday, crumbling buildings and sending thousands of people in Mexico City fleeing into the streets screaming. The temblor caused buildings to sway violently in the center of Mexico City, including in the historic districts of El Centro and Roma. But it was not immediately clear […]

Mexico City Passes Landmark Dolphin Captivity Ban

Mexico City Passes Landmark Dolphin Captivity Ban

Mexico City is finally taking a stance on dolphin abuse. A bill recently passed by the Legislative Assembly of Mexico City has banned the captivity of dolphins for entertainment, performances, therapy, and research. The bipartisan legislation, which was hailed as a “landmark ban” by the international animal protection organization In Defense of Animals, took effect […]