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Mexico

Often called "the fifth BRIC nation", Mexico is a major emerging economy. But the country is also plagued by rampant criminal organizations. The deadly fighting between government forces and the heavily armed gangsters of the drug cartels is growing dimensions like a civil war.

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NCIS LOS ANGELES CHRIS AND LL
'NCIS Los Angeles' Season 6 Recap: Episode 5 'Black Budget' Aired On Oct. 27, 2014, The Team Finds Out That A DOD Accountant Is Involved In A Heist [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Callen and Sam went to Mexico to search for Milton Mulrooney, a DOD accountant who survived his office's recent armed robbery. (Oct 29)

MORE TOPICS: LOS ANGELES

Dawn Schmitz (L) and Holly Middleton (R) wait to apply for a marriage license at the Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds office in Charlotte, North Carolina, October 13, 2014. Monday was the first day that Mecklenburg County issued marriage licenses to g
U.S. Now Recognises Same-Sex Marriages in Six More States

By IBTimes AU

Same-sex marriages in Alaska, Arizona, Idaho, North Carolina, West Virginia and Wyoming are now recognised by the U.S. federal government. (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: PORTUGAL, AUSTRALIA, ARGENTINA, ICELAND, ARIZONA, ATTORNEY GENERAL

TripAdvisor Tip Gone Wrong: Aussie Woman Detained In Hellish Mexican Jail

By IBTimes AU

Aussie woman is now detained in a Mexican jail with fate unknown (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA

Film Producer Jon Peters Poses With A Batman, Left, And Superman, Right, Costume.
‘Batman V Superman:’ Trailer Coming Soon, Release Scheduled For December

By IBTimes AU

The first official teaser trailer for the "Man of Steel" sequel is reportedly ready to be released in the Fall. (Oct 27)

MORE TOPICS: MOROCCO

Actress Ariana Grande Arrives At The 27th Annual Kids' Choice Awards In Los Angeles
Ariana Grande's Boob Job: 'Problem' Singer Reportedly Wants To Please Big Sean, Rep Denies The Report

By IBTimes AU

Ariana Grande rumoured to be getting a boob job done. However, her rep has denied the rumours. (Oct 25)

Oct 19, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Cain Velasquez (red gloves) fights against Junior Dos Santos (blue gloves) in the world heavyweight championship bout during UFC 166 at Toyota Center
Cain Velasquez Injures Knee, Mark Hunt Substitutes to Contest Interim Title Against Fabricio Werdum

By IBTimes AU

New Zealander Mark Hunt is relishing the opportunity to fill-in for injured heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez. He will face off with Fabricio Werdum in the Nov. 15 bout that will put an interim belt on the line. (Oct 24)

Kim Kardashian At The 2014 MTV Music Video Awards
Kim Kardashian Goes Down Memory Lane On Her Birthday, Looks Back At Her Favourite Instagram Moments

By IBTimes AU

The social media savvy star recalls her best Instagram moments as she celebrates another birthday in the spotlight. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, THAILAND, KIM KARDASHIAN

A partially frozen Niagara Falls is seen on the American side
World’s Worst Tourist Destinations

By IBTimes AU

Here are four of the worst travel destinations in the world. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA

NCIS LOS ANGELES CHRIS AND LL
'NCIS Los Angeles' Season 6 Spoilers: Episode 5 'Black Budget' Airs On Oct. 27, 2014, Sam And Callen Go To Mexico To Track Someone [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

The Department of Defense, or DOD gets shot and the “NCIS LA” team will investigate who did it and why it was done. (Oct 22)

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