Germany, Mexico trying to push climate talks ahead

BERLIN- (AP) Five months after the troubled United Nations conference in Copenhagen, Germany and Mexico are teaming up in an effort to break the deadlock in negotiations on a global climate deal. They will co-host a three-day meeting in Bonn starting Sunday of representatives from a selected 45 countries...

Mexican president protests 'racist' Arizona law

BONN Germany - (APINTL) Mexican President Felipe Calderon says he is "deeply troubled" over an Arizona immigration law he calls "discriminatory and racist." Calderon told reporters in Germany on Sunday that the law is "a racist discrimination and a threat not only to immigrants...

Germany, Mexico call climate meeting helpful

KOENIGSWINTER, Germany - (AP) Some 40 nations agreed Tuesday on taking individual steps to fight global warming, but made little progress during a three-day meeting near Bonn toward drafting a new international climate change treaty. Germany and Mexico, which co-hosted the meeting of environments...

Group buys controlling stake in Mexicana airlines

MEXICO CITY - (AP) A group of Mexican investors has bought a controlling stake in Mexicana airlines in a bid to save the debt-ridden company, the consortium announced Saturday. The group, called Tenedora K, said it acquired a 95 percent stake in Nuevo Grupo Aeronautico SA de CV, the holding company...