Mexican medical workers protest over lack of PPE | AFP

Employees from Mexico’s National Institute of Respiratory Diseases protest over a lack of personal protective equipment.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Today in History for May 13th

Highlights of this day in history: Pope John Paul II shot; English colonists arrive at what becomes Jamestown; Winston Churchill gives his first speech as British prime minister; The U.S. declares war on Mexico; Singer Stevie Wonder born. (May 13)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

Colombia: The circus may not be coming to town but it’s going online | AFP

The Gasca Brothers’ Circus from Mexico operating in Colombia has had its operations come to a standstill due to coronavirus fears. This has led the circus to broadcast a show via Facebook Live to reach viewers now confined to their homes.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Beer running out for thirsty Mexicans due to virus | AFP

Mexico has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic in many ways but beer lovers are finding the containment measures particularly hard to stomach — “It doesn’t matter how badly you want a beer, it’s not possible to get one”, says one convenience store worker.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Mexico: street performers march asking for help amid the pandemic | AFP

While in cinema and comics, superheroes save cities from evil, in Mexico City, street performers dressed as Superman, Captain American or even Sheriff Woody from Toy Story, march through the streets of the capital to ask the government to save them from the economic crisis caused by the pandemic.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Suben ventas de juguetes sexuales durante pandemia en México

Suben ventas de juguetes sexuales durante pandemia en México

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/68cb6d48456d48be8069e44dce4e2818

10 years after BP spill, companies drill deeper

Ten years ago, an oil rig explosion killed 11 workers and unleashed an environmental nightmare in the Gulf of Mexico. Now, companies are drilling in even deeper waters where the payoffs can be huge but the risks are greater. (April 18)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/0ec0160ffa6e41978263f2b9c2692166

COVID-19: In Mexico, vigilante groups, local residents close beaches to tourists | AFP

Vigilante and local community groups in Mexico’s Guerrero state have put up checkpoints near popular tourist destinations to bar tourists from coming to visit the beach, alarmed that they will bring with them the dreaded COVID-19.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

WARNING FROM WUHAN & CUBAN HOSTAGE CRISIS | VICE on SHOWTIME | Ep. 4 Trailer

This week on Episode 4 of VICE on SHOWTIME:

VICE correspondent Krishna Andavolu presents the video diary of Chinese citizen journalist, Chen Qiushi, to illustrate the full impact of COVID-19 in Wuhan.

Then, Paola Ramos exposes how the Trump Administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy is strengthening cartels as they kidnap Cuban migrants held at the border and target their American families waiting for them at home.

Watch VICE on SHOWTIME Sundays at 8PM ET/PT. Learn more at https://sho.com/order.

#VICEonSHO
Twitter: https://twitter.com/SHOWTIME
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SHOWTIME
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/SHOWTIME
YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/showtime

Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News

Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com

Follow VICE News here:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews
Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews
Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/
Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews
More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideo

#VICENews #News

Trump confirms US-Mexico deal to cut oil production | AFP

President Donald Trump confirms that the US has agreed to help Mexico meet its commitment to slashing oil production under a global deal to address the petroleum glut. “Mexico is going to cut production by 100,000 barrels per day … we’d make up the difference, they would reimburse us at a later date,” says Trump. SOUNDBITE

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Llega cargamento de equipo médico a México

Llega cargamento de equipo médico a México

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/1e1155cfae844f1ba3eeb8cd7ac387c6

Sound of music: Mariachi band performs outside Mexican hospital | AFP

A mariachi band plays a “health serenade” outside Mexico’s National Institute for Respiratory Illnesses to cheer up COVID-19 patients and pay homage to healthcare professionals.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Migrants in Mexico shelters express worries over coronavirus pandemic | AFP

Central American migrants stranded at the Mexico-US border put in place preventative COVID-19 measures as they put their dreams on hold at a shelter in Juarez.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Theatre artists in Mexico reinvent themselves during pandemic | AFP

The novel coronavirus may have forced theatres in Mexico to close their doors, but the show must go on — some theatre directors, writers, and designers have found new ways to practise their craft, by doing readings on Facebook lives, or using leftover fabric to make fashionable face masks.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

US, Mexico to curb border travel to control virus

Mexico and the U.S. announced Friday that travel would be sharply restricted along their shared border as part of efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus. (March 20)

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/6018fcd6e61c4f839c018c7911b01711

US and Mexico to ‘restrict non-essential’ border crossings: Pompeo | AFP

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announces a mutual agreement with Mexico to restrict “non-essential travel” across the southern border, in an effort “to limit the spread of the virus and to ensure that the commerce that supports our economy continues to keep flowing.” SOUNDBITE

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

AP Top Stories March 20 A

Here’s the latest for Friday March 20th: Americans told not to travel abroad; Gov. tells all California residents to stay home; Mexico’s President resists coronavirus shutdown; Drive-thru testing opens in New York.

Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress
Website: https://apnews.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP
Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews
Google+: https://plus.google.com/115892241801867723374
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/

Mexican faces down virus fear with witty masks | AFP

‘Honey, lemon and tequila annihilate Covid-19’ reads a facemask made by Erendira Guerrero in Mexico’s Ciudad Juarez on the US border. While the effectiveness of the witty masks she makes are unproven, the high demand for the product means there could well be a market for them.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

‘A Day Without Us’: Mexican women stage protest | AFP

Women are largely missing from the streets of Mexico’s capital, as well as from schools, businesses and shops as the city observes an unprecedented day called #UndíaSinNosotras, called to protest the wave of femicides sweeping the country.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1

Mother uses drone to look for son’s body in Mexico’s killing fields | AFP

Leticia Hidalgo has been looking for her missing son in the deserts of northern Mexico for almost a decade. She and other activists are now using drones to help locate missing loved ones.

Subscribe to AFP and activate your notifications to get the latest news 🔔
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC86dbj-lbDks_hZ5gRKL49Q/?sub_confirmation=1