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Conflict & Justice

Fearful Mexicans flee deadly city

Ju-rez is Mexico's deadliest city with 2,000 murders so far this year. Some residents are breaking the law to save their lives. They're fleeing north to Texas on tourist visas and they intend to stay. Correspondent Monica Ortiz Uribe has the story.

Arts, Culture & Media

Day of the Dead songs

Every year on November 1st and 2nd, Mexicans observe the Day of the Dead. Despite the name, it's actually a time of celebration. And as Betto Arcos explains, no other culture celebrates death through song quite the way Mexico does.

Arts, Culture & Media

Salt from Mexico

In the Geo Quiz, we're looking for a Mexican island where a lot of industrial sea-salt is processed. The place got its name from Spanish explorers who mistakenly thought the island's trees were cedars.