nytimes.com – MEXICO CITY — The wife of President Enrique Peña Nieto of Mexico said on Tuesday that she would give up her opulent new home in one of the city’s most expensive neighborhoods. A growing scandal over the home and its financing is threatening to further undermine Mr. Peña Nieto, who is already under fire over the disappearance of 43 students at a rural college in September. In a videotaped statement, Mexico’s first lady, Angélica Rivera, a former soap opera star, described how she had financed the purchase of the home.

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