Mexico seeks leadership role in Latin America (Opinion)

By CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN MEXICO CITY — (AP) — A gathering of leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean this weekend in Mexico is the latest sign of that country flexing its diplomatic muscle as it looks to assert itself as the new mediator between the region and the United States. Whether or not Saturday’s meeting in Mexico City of More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, September 19th, 2021
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Hundreds of illegal immigrants are crossing the Rio Grande into the US (Watch Video)

Taking advantage of an apparent lapse in border security at the junction of Del Rio, Texas, and Mexico, hundreds of migrants crossed the Rio Grande River and illegally entered the United States. Video More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, September 15th, 2021
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BACKYARD BIRDING IN MERIDA, YUCATAN AND BEYOND – PIGMENTS OF YOUR IMAGINATION? BIRD PLUMAGE: GLOWING OWLS AND VIRGINITY SIGNALS? PART 2 of 3

CAROTENOIDS Indian Peacock Carotenoid, pronounced like a cross between a martial arts form (karate) and a humanoid, USUALLY produces red, yellow, and orange feather colors. You can recognize these pigments More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
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Importance of the role of local communities in the conservation of natural resources

Quintana Roo, (September 07, 2021).- 2030 is the year established by the UN to stop major global problems such as climate change, loss of biodiversity, erosion, and desertification, human migration, famine, etc. Time More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, September 6th, 2021
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Restaurants in Cancun prepare for the third edition of “Taco Week”

Restaurants in downtown Cancun will offer taco dishes with their best specialties. In order to reactivate Cancun restaurants’ economy, they are preparing the third edition of Taco Week, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
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Dark slick oil rig photographed after Ida in waters of the Gulf of Mexico

By Associated Press Investigative Reporters Michael Biesecker and Gerald Herbert Associated Press Photos show what appears to be a miles-long oil slick near an offshore rig in the Gulf of Mexico after Hurricane More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, September 1st, 2021
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Meet Winston the dog who was rescued from a desert island in Belize (Watch Video)

BELIZE, (September 01, 2021).- During a journey, in the least expected place, a hidden and completely empty place, without human presence, a man came across an abandoned puppy on a small desert island off More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, August 30th, 2021
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Eating a hot dog could take 36 minutes off your life, study says

Consumption of foods such as nuts, legumes, seafood, fruits and non-starchy vegetables, on the other hand, have positive effects on health August 30, 2021, (CNN).- You may want to skip the toppings on your More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, August 29th, 2021
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Noise pollution is killing birds and mammals in Quintana Roo

When locals and tourists come to the jungle of Q. Roo on a tour or party, they don’t realize that noise pollution has deadly consequences on the animal population of the area. QUINTANA ROO, (August 30, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, August 29th, 2021
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The Indigenous Maya and the Avian World: A Profound Symbiotic Connection

In the Yucatan Peninsula, the rich variety of singular, beautiful species that inhabit the region gives the area a deserved reputation as being one of the world’s most incredible areas of biodiversity. Among More...