+Mexico City Bureau

S. Lynne Walker
Bureau Chief
slwalker@terra.com.mx
011-525-55-554-1658
FAX: 011-525-55-554-0584

DECEMBER 2007
Mexico peyote site suffers onslaught of tourists, mining 12/9/07

NOVEMBER 2007
Mexican TV network adding English classes to its lineup 11/19/07
Mexico City adopts system to curb unruly motorists 11/12/07

OCTOBER 2007
Gore discusses global warming in Mexico 10/6/07

SEPTEMBER 2007
More Americans are waking up to the benefits of midday snooze 9/24/07
Mexico City drill marks deadly '85 quake 9/20/07
Extensive changes to election laws approved in Mexico 9/15/07
Cartel figure gets 22 years in Mexico prison 9/5/07
Calderón is applauded by a friendly audience 9/3/07
Leftist lawmakers walk out on annual state-of-nation ceremony 9/2/07


AUGUST 2007

JULY 2007
Counting on Chichén Itzá 7/6/07
Ex-presidential candidate flashes political clout with rally 7/2/07
Mexico City's hopes riding on two wheels 7/1/07

JUNE 2007
Ex-President Fox of Mexico has no plan to fade from view 6/2/07

MAY 2007

APRIL 2007
Mexico City legalizes abortion amid feverish debate 4/25/07
Plan to legalize first-term abortion sparks showdown in Mexico City 4/22/07


MARCH 2007
Presidents' immigration talk turns personal 3/15/07
Candid talks on immigrant policies 3/14/07

FEBRUARY 2007
Fox looks to cement his place in history 2/18/07
'River of gold' swells to a flood 2/7/07
U.S. seeks increase in trade with Mexico 2/2/07

JANUARY 2007
A fruitful situation for avocado fans 1/27/07

DECEMBER 2006
Calderón presidency gets start amid chaos 12/2/06
Few really know Calderón; his actions will be the key 12/1/06

NOVEMBER 2006
Calderón's 1st test is his inauguration 11/30/06
Calderón inherits a nation in grip of violence, turmoil 11/18/06
Governor criticizes Congress when meeting with Calderón 11/11/06
Gov. sees good in Democrats regaining clout 11/10/06
3 bomb blasts rattle Mexico City 11/7/06
Peaceful march in Oaxaca eases tense atmosphere 11/6/06
Embattled Oaxaca governor won't back down 11/4/06
'A disaster' in Oaxaca 11/3/06
Holiday has new meaning in Oaxaca 11/1/06

OCTOBER 2006
Oaxaca protest seethes despite police presence 10/31/06
Majority of Oaxaca's teachers vote to end five-month strike 10/27/06
Oaxaca governor promises capital's recovery soon 10/21/06
López Obrador power in doubt as party loses in home state 10/17/06
Mexico condemns new border fencing 10/5/06

SEPTEMBER 2006
Analysts see shrewd strategy in Mexico 9/18/06
Arellano brother is sent to S.D. to face trial 9/17/06
Cubans forced to face future without Fidel Castro 9/11/06
Mexico's president-elect must undo damage, experts say 9/7/06
Mexican panel backs Calderón 9/6/06

Leftists block Fox's speech 9/2/06
Protests expected when Fox addresses nation for last time 9/1/06

AUGUST 2006
Judges uphold election in Mexico 8/29/06
Limited recount ordered in Mexico 8/6/06

JULY 2006
Leftist's backers camp out in capital 7/31/06
Seven electoral judges to shape Mexico's future 7/26/06
Candidate urges fans to act out, peacefully 7/17/06
At rally, López Obrador urges thousands to fight on 7/9/06

Vote count goes to Calderón 7/7/06
Calderón takes lead in official vote count 7/6/06
Millions of votes still in question in Mexican race 7/5/06
Calderón holds slim advantage in Mexico 7/4/06

Election Too Close to Call 7/3/06
Today, two Mexicos vie for presidency 7/2/06

JUNE 2006
Agency says Mexico's election results will be clear, fair 6/30/06
Presidential contest in Mexico a virtual tie as campaign ends 6/29/06
Teachers in Oaxaca threaten to derail PRI 6/28/06
Mexico's PRI hopeful slipping in fight for party comeback 6/25/06
Mexico voters unimpressed by opposite candidates 6/19/06
World Cup eclipsing Mexico election 6/8/06

Mexico's presidential race heads toward tonight's big debate 6/6/06

Mexico is changing attitude toward issues of migration 6/2/06

MAY 2006
Fox's U.S. trip slated at 'terrible time' in debate on immigration 5/21/06
Fox under fire for failure of economic plans 5/17/06
Bush plan puts 6,000 Guard troops at border 5/16/06

Mexican drug-use bill to be toughened 5/3/06

APRIL 2006
Leading candidate to skip presidential debate in Mexico 4/25/06

MARCH 2006
Bush faces issues with Canada and Mexico at summit 3/29/06

FEBRUARY 2006
Fresh calls for probe in Mexico after gunmen storm newspaper 2/8/06


JANUARY 2006
Mexico's absentee voter drive flops 1/15/2006

DECEMBER 2005

NOVEMBER 2005
Favorite in Mexican presidential race battles against pollsters 11/30/05
Of 3 presidential candidates, none is a clear front-runner 11/20/05
For Mexico, open records unlock doors 11/20/05


OCTOBER 2005
Sex plaza in Mexico gives new meaning to strip mall 10/17/05
Mexico is receiving NFL's first handoff 10/1/05

SEPTEMBER 2005
Fox, in final annual address, calls for stronger democracy 9/2/05

AUGUST 2005
Mexican politicians face challenge in U.S. 8/29/05
Nuevo Laredo councilman gunned down
Dressy affair, elegant flop

JULY 2005
Mexico City mayor's last speech a platform for next move
Drugs, guns and money

JUNE 2005
44 kidnapping victims in Mexico freed after raid
Expatriates in U.S. seek a voice in Mexico vote
Salinas appeal is upheld in slaying

MAY 2005

APRIL 2005
Mexico City mayor rebounds from trouble
Mexico's attorney general resigns amid legal conflict
Mexico City's mayor back on job after favorable court ruling

Legal bungling boosts Mexico City mayor
Fox may give mayor pardon if convicted
Threat to Mexico mayor's rule stirs debate

Mexico City mayor may be forced from office
Prosecute Mexican mayor, panel advises

MARCH 2005
A tourist drought
'The music takes you back centuries'
Rising vigilantism assailed by Fox on eve of trade talks


FEBRUARY 2005

JANUARY 2005
Drug-lord inmates, corruption eroded prison's security
Exporting a problem


DECEMBER 2004

NOVEMBER 2004
Immigration reform a 'high priority' for Bush's 2nd term


OCTOBER 2004

SEPTEMBER 2004

AUGUST 2004
Fiery state campaign seen as a must-win for PRI
2 declare victory in Oaxaca race


JULY 2004

JUNE 2004

MAY 2004
U.S. files protest in Mexico jail killing
Governor considers clemency for inmate
Okla. panel votes to spare life of inmate from Mexico
Mexican is scheduled to die later this month

APRIL 2004

MARCH 2004
Mexican president headed to Texas

FEBRUARY 2004
U.S., Mexico to shape repatriation plan


JANUARY 2004
Immigration proposal gains Fox's backing

DECEMBER 2003
A BUMPER CROP OF FEAR, ANXIETY

NOVEMBER 2003
Part 4 / Dealing with change
Part 3: Living with a lie / Some immigrants sacrifice their identities to stay in America
Part 2 / Conquering the great divide
Beardstown / Reflection of a changing America 
Tainted water cited in onion/hepatitis case

OCTOBER 2003

SEPTEMBER 2003
Countries displeased with WTO first draft
Small farmers struggle to save livelihoods, increase awareness
S. Korea farmer fatally stabs self at trade talks
Cancun awaits WTO protesters
Making ends meet
Fox urges a new democratic surge

AUGUST 2003
Murders of women pile up

JULY 2003
Mexican voters lash out; Fox's party feels the sting
Mexicans to test voting power

JUNE 2003
Transgender candidate roils Mexico

MAY 2003

APRIL 2003
Police go to Mexico to better understand Hispanics
Maytag taking 800 Illinois jobs to Mexico


MARCH 2003
Reputed drug cartel leader arrested in Mexico

FEBRUARY 2003
Minister insists Mexico not bowing to U.S. sway
Reports of cartel leader's death prove false

JANUARY 2003

DECEMBER 2002
Mexico's 'people of the clouds'

NOVEMBER 2002
Mexico City bugs get squashed
3 of 6 charges dismissed against drug lord suspect
Robocops, Giuliani part of fight against Mexico City's crime

OCTOBER 2002
Old, new clash in Mexico City restoration
Security lax at Mexico's border with Guatemala

SEPTEMBER 2002
City has beef with McDonald's
'Give democracy a chance,' Fox tells Mexican Congress

AUGUST 2002
Curious Mexicans line up for premiere of controversial film
'I will not be absent,' pope tells Mexicans at ceremony
Mexicans honor ailing pope, new Indian saint

JULY 2002
Fox's ability to handle crises questioned after airport melee

JUNE 2002
How a father's love for his daughter helped lead to the arrest of
Mexico's most-wanted fugitive 


MAY 2002
Suspected trafficker is detained in Mexico raid
Fox subdued on migration issue

APRIL 2002
Fox's trip became political pawn

MARCH 2002
ON THE CUSP OF A DREAM
Bush, Fox fail to solve immigration issue
Cartel's losses may open door for rivals
Kingpin was regarded as quiet, normal family man
Tijuana cartel kingpin arrested
Ridge seeks 'streamlined' border with Mexico
Conflicts may doom kingpin death inquiry
The mean streets of Mazatlan

FEBRUARY 2002
Freed Mexican general still looking over shoulder
Mexican general's release spurs call for probe of army abuse
Mexican outcry flares after power rate jump

JANUARY 2002
Answers prove elusive in Otay Mesa shooting

DECEMBER 2001
Davis meets with Fox, promises continued good will
Fox's presidency stalls on road of good intentions
Fox targets schools, but lack of funding proves big challenge
Pemex, Mexico's lifeblood, among Fox challenges


NOVEMBER 2001
Cardenas victory at polls energizes leftist PRD
Clue to Mexico activist's killing may lie in her run-in with army
Racial issue raised in Mexican gubernatorial campaign
Fox frees two jailed environmentalists

OCTOBER 2001
Mexican lawyer's killing troubles rights advocates
Mexico seeks tight security, but without hurting trade

SEPTEMBER 2001
Alert stems hopes for freer flow at borders
Mexico caught in sugar pinch
Migrant-reform promises return to haunt Fox
Fox defends record, admits much work left


AUGUST 2001
PAN godfather stalks the presidency
Texas editor calls for justice in killing of reporter in Mexico
PRI appears to win crucial governorship in Tabasco
Tabasco vote tests PRI's eroding base

JULY 2001
Fox celebrates milestone, wedding

JUNE 2001
Immigrants' desert ordeal dominates border governors confab
Poll: people along border favor easing immigration laws


MAY 2001
Davis to miss border governors meeting
Mexico's ex-ruling party losing Yucatan
Yucatan vote is called test of PRI, democracy
Poverty stripping Mexico's forests

APRIL 2001

MARCH 2001
Fox calls on state immigrants to build "a new Mexico"
Fox urges cooperation on drugs, education
Historic rally greets Zapatistas in capital
Sending money home to be cheaper under Fox plan
Crowds grow as rebels approach Mexico City

FEBRUARY 2001
Zapatista leader on mission to help poor
Chiapas rebels take Indian rights cause on road
Bush, Fox upbeat after summit 
San Cristobal harbors close ties with sons, daughters in U.S.
Fox upbeat about agenda as summit approaches

JANUARY 2001
Prized tequila source runs dry
Fox draws a bold line in war on drugs
Drug kingpin's bold escape sends Fox a message
Army of cops sweeps into Tijuana
Fox seeks to heal the wounds of Chiapas