Honduran presidential candidate Xiomara Castro greets supporters during a campaign rally in Tegucigalpa last week. Eduardo Verdugo/AP hide caption

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Rosarito, Mexico, near the U.S. border in the Mexican state of Baja California, is home to thousands of Americans who live there full or part time, many in properties with long-term leases. A proposed change to Mexican law would allow foreigners outright ownership of Mexican beachfront properties. Guillermo Arias/AP hide caption

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A street vendor fries food for lunch customers in Mexico City on July 10. Mexico has now surpassed the United States in levels of adult obesity, according to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization. Ivan Pierre Aguirre/AP hide caption

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Dressed in the black and neon orange colors of the new transit police, these women are slated to replace a force of notoriously corrupt traffic cops in Mexico State. Edith Chapin/NPR hide caption

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