The South Shore refers to the area around Mismaloya, on the lower jaw of Banderas Bay. This is where the jungle meets the sea in dramatic fashion. Take a look at this Red Guide video exploring the area. More >>
Veteran journalist Jimm Budd reminisces on his time at The News, Mexico's English language newspaper for more than half a century. In this installment, Jimm reflects on the paper's history and his experiences as a reporter just out of Columbia journalism school.
Hillary Rodham Clinton's trip to Mexico -- her first visit to Latin America as Secretary of State -- comes at a time of tension between the US and Mexico. Yesterday she addressed Indigenous scholarship winners at the Palacio de Bellas Artes, saying that young people are a "critical aspect" of both countries' "common future."
Recently, the musical stature of narcocorridos (drug ballads) has gained international interest for having landed at the center of several high-profile murder cases, including the December 2007 assassination of the leader of the popular band K-Paz de la Sierra. In the past two years, more than a dozen other well-known singers have been killed, one of whom, Valentin Elizalde, wrote the ballad "Regalo Caro," performed by the musicians profiled in the above video. More >>