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Work key to long life, says Mexican who may be world’s oldest man

MEXICO: You wouldn't know it watching him take care of his chickens on the family farm, but according to his birth certificate and official Mexican ID, Manuel Garcia Hernandez is 121 years old. Garcia, who may just be the world's oldest man, was born on 24 December 1896, according to his birth certificate from the Mexican state of Veracruz and his official identity card from the National Electoral Institute. He has never bothered calling the people at Guinness World Records to make it official. But if his documents…

Frida the rescue dog emerges as hero of Mexican earthquake

MEXICO CITY: For a country still in mourning and counting its dead from Tuesday’s devastating earthquake, Frida the Navy rescue dog has emerged as a source of inspiration and pride in the search for survivors. Frida, the four-legged heroine of Mexico's quake rescues #MexicoEarthquake pic.twitter.com/xp2CFz2Dz7 — AFP news agency (@AFP) September 24, 2017 Known for her custom-made doggy goggles and boots, the 7-year-old yellow Labrador has become a social media star, appearing on one man’s tattoo and the unofficial…