Mexico’s environment minister resigns for delaying flight

FILE - In this April 29, 2019 file photo, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador attends a ceremony at the Military Airbase Number 1 in Santa Lucia, on the outskirts of Mexico City. Mexico’s Congress approved a series of safeguards Thursday, May 23, intended to prevent abuses under the country’s new militarized police force known as the National Guard.(AP Photo/Marco Ugarte, File)

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s minister of the environment presented her resignation to President Andrés Manuel López Obrador Saturday, the second Cabinet resignation in less than a week, after receiving criticism for an air flight.