Mexico

Max Ocean, editorial intern
Officials in Mexico imposed water restrictions on towns and cities along a river in the state of Sonora on Sunday following a spill late last week of around 10 million gallons of contaminated wastewater containing sulfuric acid from mining operations in the north of the country. Local media and residents reported the river turning a bright orange...
Max Ocean, editorial intern
Mexico's Senate gave final approval on Wednesday to an energy reform plan that...
Emilio Godoy, Inter Press Service
A bean cleaning plant in the northern Mexican state of Zacatecas. Credit: Courtesy of Secretaría de Agricultura
Bean grower Manuel Alvarado is part of the majority of producers in Mexico who...

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