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MEXICO CITY  | Mexico finds Flayed god temple; priests wore skins of dead

MEXICO CITY  —Jan 02, 2019—Mexican experts have found the first temple of the Flayed Lord, a pre-Hispanic fertility god depicted as a skinned human corpse, authorities said Wednesday. Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History said the find was made during recent excavations of Popoloca Indian ruins in the central state of Puebla. The institute … Continue reading MEXICO CITY  | Mexico finds Flayed god temple; priests wore skins of dead

NEW YORK | NFL to play 4 games in London, 1 in Mexico City in 2019

NEW YORK — The NFL will stage four games in London and one in Mexico City next season, with the Jaguars, Chargers, Rams, Raiders and Buccaneers serving as hosts. When the games will be played and who the opponents will be won’t be announce until the spring, when the league schedule for 2019 is released. … Continue reading NEW YORK | NFL to play 4 games in London, 1 in Mexico City in 2019

MEXICO CITY | Mexico’s new ‘common man’ president hits the ground running

MEXICO CITY — Mexico’s newly inaugurated president hit the ground running Monday with his pledge to govern as a common man and end decades of secrecy, heavy security and luxury enjoyed by past presidents. Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador sported slightly ruffled hair at his first early morning news conference as president, which started at 7 … Continue reading MEXICO CITY | Mexico’s new ‘common man’ president hits the ground running

MEXICO CITY | Mexico’s new leader says military essential to fight crime

MEXICO CITY  — Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador used his first full day in office to double down on promises to deploy the military for public security, tackling a key concern: stemming rampant violence and rising murders. Speaking on Sunday before rows of generals at a sun-drenched military installation in one of Mexico City’s … Continue reading MEXICO CITY | Mexico’s new leader says military essential to fight crime

NEW YORK | ‘Roma’ named best film by New York film critics

NEW YORK — Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” has dominated the New York Film Critics Circle Awards, winning best film, best director and best cinematography. The overwhelming show of support for “Roma” by the critics group on Thursday wasn’t a surprise. Cuaron’s film is Netflix’s most acclaimed release yet, and it’s widely expected to contend for best … Continue reading NEW YORK | ‘Roma’ named best film by New York film critics

MEXICO CITY | Mexicans approve president-elect’s proposals in referendum

MEXICO CITY  — Results released Monday show voters in Mexico approved all ten pet projects of President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador in a referendum questioned because of low turnout. Lopez Obrador has touted referendums as a way to give people power in determining policies, but critics say the latest process was hurt by the way … Continue reading MEXICO CITY | Mexicans approve president-elect’s proposals in referendum

NEW YORK | NFL will play game in Mexico City in 2019

NEW YORK  — The NFL will return to Mexico City with a regular-season game next year. Less than a week after the league moved the high-profile Chiefs-Rams matchup from Azteca Stadium to Los Angeles because of the poor playing condition at the Mexico venue, the NFL and Mexico’s president-elect confirmed the 2019 game. It will … Continue reading NEW YORK | NFL will play game in Mexico City in 2019

Where’s the AFC East? All 4 teams idle in Week 11

So where are the Patriots, Bills, Jets and Dolphins this week? On byes. In a rarity for the NFL, the entire AFC East is off in Week 11. Also not playing this week are San Francisco (2-8) and Cleveland (3-6-1). The Patriots (7-3) have a two-game lead over Miami (5-5) in a division New England … Continue reading Where’s the AFC East? All 4 teams idle in Week 11