Poet Luis Rodriguez created Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural and bookstore to help save others.
A large, Bornean stick insect is seen climbing on a branch. Stick insects are usually long insects that use their shape and color as a natural camouflage to blend in on branches.
Conservative President Felipe Calderón touted success in the war on drug-trafficking and launched a new 10-point reform plan in his state-of-the-nation speech Wednesday.
Jose Manuel Revuelta was gunned down in public Thursday in the state of Michoacan, while 17 others died in another apparently drug-related attack in Ciudad Juarez.
Debris could come too close or even hit the linked space shuttle Discovery and international space station if their path is not altered.
The storm has weakened to a Category 2 hurricane, down from one of the strongest on record to have threatened Baja California.
Mexican authorities are scrambling to get many of the peninsula's residents to evacuate as the nearly Category 5 storm approaches.
Activists marked the anniversary of citizen demonstrations on Sunday, but last year's momentum to stand up to criminals has faded.
Part homage, part Halloween, Saturday's attempt to break the Guinness record for number of people dancing to Michael Jackson's hit single drew more than 50,000 people (including over 12,000 dancers), according to Mexico City officials.
New Orleans will never be the same. Neither will Americans' view of government's role in disasters.