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VIDEO: Ash spews from Mexican volcano

Friday, October 30th 2015, 13:06

Mexico`s Popocatepetl volcano has erupted spewing ash and black smoke into the sky.
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VIDEO: Mystery of woman who vanished at sea

Friday, October 30th 2015, 7:15

Rebecca Coriam was 23 when she vanished from a cruise ship off the coast of Mexico four years ago - and her family still has no idea what happened to her.
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Inquiry call over vanished cruise woman

Friday, October 30th 2015, 1:01
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

The disappearance of a woman from a cruise ship near Mexico four years ago should be investigated by UK authorities, an MP demands.
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Hurricane brings rare praise for Mexico president

Friday, October 30th 2015, 0:17

Hurricane Patricia brings rare praise for Mexico's president
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Hurricane remnants bring Texas floods

Sunday, October 25th 2015, 15:54
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas, Patricia

Parts of Texas get more than a month's worth of rain over the weekend as the remnants of storm Patricia pass into the US from Mexico.
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Storm Patricia weakens over Mexico

Saturday, October 24th 2015, 22:08

The once-powerful Hurricane Patricia weakens rapidly as it moves over Mexico but authorities warn of the risks of floods and landslides.
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VIDEO: Clean-up begins after hurricane

Saturday, October 24th 2015, 21:49

The clean-up has begun in parts of Mexico in the wake of Hurricane Patricia.
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Flood threat from storm Patricia

Saturday, October 24th 2015, 12:51

Hurricane Patricia weakens to a tropical storm but still poses a threat of floods and landslides, the US National Hurricane Centre says.
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Hurricane Patricia hits land in Mexico

Saturday, October 24th 2015, 3:31
related places: Jalisco

Hurricane Patricia, the strongest on record, makes landfall in Jalisco state in western Mexico as a Category Five storm, meteorologists say.
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VIDEO: Record-breaking Hurricane makes landfall

Saturday, October 24th 2015, 0:52
related places: Jalisco

Category Five Hurricane Patricia, the strongest on record, has made landfall in Jalisco state in western Mexico.
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VIDEO: First winds of Hurricane hit Mexico

Friday, October 23rd 2015, 23:41
related places: Manzanillo

Hurricane Patricia's wind speeds mount, ripping across the coast line and onto the streets in Manzanillo, Mexico.
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Mexico braced for massive hurricane

Friday, October 23rd 2015, 22:49

Mexicans are awaiting the arrival of Hurricane Patricia, a category five storm and the strongest ever recorded in the Americas.
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VIDEO: Drug tunnel stretches from Mexico to US

Friday, October 23rd 2015, 10:33
related countries: United States United States

A tunnel used to smuggle drugs under the US border is discovered by Mexican police.
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Mexico police find US drugs tunnel

Thursday, October 22nd 2015, 22:27
related countries: United States United States
related places: San Diego

Mexican police find an 800m-long tunnel used to smuggle drugs into the US city of San Diego, authorities say.
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'Key' arrests in El Chapo escape plot

Thursday, October 22nd 2015, 3:18
related places: El Chapo

Mexican officials say they have arrested six key people who allegedly helped fugitive drug cartel leader Joaquin Guzman escape from jail in July.
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New probe into Mexican students

Wednesday, October 21st 2015, 10:19

Mexico agrees with an international panel of experts that the investigation into last year's disappearance of 43 students should be reopened.
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VIDEO: Church 'appears' from reservoir in Mexico

Sunday, October 18th 2015, 16:22
related places: Chiapas

The ruins of a huge 16th Century church have emerged from a reservoir in the southern state of Chiapas in Mexico.
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VIDEO: 'El Chapo' injured in failed capture

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 23:51

The Mexican government says the fugitive drug cartel leader, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, suffered face and leg injuries in a recent failed attempt to re-capture him.
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Mexico's 'El Chapo hurt in capture bid'

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 4:35
related places: El Chapo

Fugitive Mexican drugs lord Joaquin Guzman suffered face and leg injuries as he narrowly evaded a police operation to recapture him, officials say.
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Guzman prison guards video released

Thursday, October 15th 2015, 11:33

Video footage shows more details of the escape of Mexico's top drug lord Joaquin "Shorty" Guzman - and the reaction from guards upon discovering it.
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VIDEO: El Chapo CCTV shows guards' confusion

Thursday, October 15th 2015, 10:57

New footage reveals the confusion of Mexican prison guards when they found a large hole in the cell of notorious cartel leader Joaquin Guzman, and the inmate gone.
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Mexico police seize 'crime boss'

Wednesday, October 14th 2015, 10:39
related places: Jalisco

Police in Mexico arrest a man who they suspect of being behind a spate of murders in the western state of Jalisco.
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Mexico ex-governor injured in attack

Tuesday, October 13th 2015, 10:23
related places: Colima

The ex-governor of the western Mexican state of Colima, Fernando Moreno, is being treated in hospital after he was shot six times by unidentified gunmen.
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Mexico releases file on 43 students

Sunday, October 11th 2015, 22:06

Mexico's attorney general makes public the file on last year's disappearance of 43 student teachers who clashed with the police.
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Mexican judge frees army suspects

Monday, October 5th 2015, 23:31

A Mexican judge rules there is insufficient evidence to try four of seven soldiers charged with killing 22 suspects after they surrendered.
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Mexico: Migration through a lens

Monday, October 5th 2015, 23:17
related countries: United States United States

Heading north from southern Mexico to the United States
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BP in $20bn settlement over oil spill

Monday, October 5th 2015, 17:54
related countries: United States United States

The US Justice Department has finalised a $20bn settlement with BP over the fatal Gulf of Mexico oil disaster in 2010.
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US fugitive found after 24 years on run

Tuesday, September 29th 2015, 23:35
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oregon

A man wanted on suspicion of kidnapping and torturing two women in Oregon is arrested in Mexico after more than two decades on the run.
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Three jailed for Mexico bar murders

Sunday, September 27th 2015, 21:33

A Mexico City judge has sentenced three men for their roles in the kidnapping and murder of 13 young people two years ago.
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Rally for missing Mexican students

Sunday, September 27th 2015, 2:23

The parents of 43 students missing in Mexico lead a march of thousands of people in the capital to mark one year since their disappearance.
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VIDEO: Iguala students: The disappeared 43

Friday, September 25th 2015, 23:05

A poet tries to understand how Mexican students disappeared
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VIDEO: Why disappearing is worse than death

Friday, September 25th 2015, 20:30
related countries: Argentina Argentina

One Argentine artist - whose brother disappeared in the 1970s - is trying to keep the memory of the Mexican students alive.
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Special team to probe Mexico missing

Friday, September 25th 2015, 0:55

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto announces the creation of a special team to look into the disappearance of 43 students a year ago.
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Mexico students clash with police

Tuesday, September 22nd 2015, 22:45

Riot police in Mexico clash with students from Ayotzinapa College who seized 12 buses in order to take part in a protest against impunity.
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Mexico 'arrests El Chapo jail chiefs'

Saturday, September 19th 2015, 7:48
related places: El Chapo

Top Mexican prison officials are arrested over the escape of the notorious drugs lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman from a high-security facility, sources say.
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Mexico arrests Guerrero gang leader

Friday, September 18th 2015, 0:48
related places: Guerrero

The Mexican authorities arrest a gang leader who they say was a key figure in the disappearance of 43 students last year in Guerrero state.
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Second Mexican student identified

Thursday, September 17th 2015, 1:20
related places: Guerrero, Iguala

Mexico says the burnt remains of a second student out of 43 who disappeared last year in Iguala in Guerrero state have been identified.
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Mexico minister visits Egypt victims

Wednesday, September 16th 2015, 23:09
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Mexico's foreign minister visits the survivors of an Egyptian army attack in which Mexicans were killed when they were mistaken for militants.
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Mexico confirms eight killed in Egypt

Wednesday, September 16th 2015, 10:41
related countries: Egypt Egypt
related places: Cairo

Mexico confirms that eight of its nationals were killed in Egypt's Western Desert on Sunday when Egyptian security forces mistook them for militants.
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VIDEO: Mexico seeks answers for tourist deaths

Tuesday, September 15th 2015, 5:24
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egypt has apologised for the killing of 12 people, including eight Mexican tourists, by security forces in an anti-terror operation.
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Egypt apologises for Mexico deaths

Monday, September 14th 2015, 16:50
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egypt's prime minister apologises after 12 people, including eight Mexican tourists, are mistakenly killed in an anti-terror operation.
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Egyptian forces kill Mexican tourists

Monday, September 14th 2015, 14:08
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egyptian security forces mistakenly kill 12 people, reportedly including eight Mexican tourists, during an anti-terror operation, the interior ministry says.
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Mexico prison staff charged over Guzman

Tuesday, September 8th 2015, 10:11

Four Mexican officials are charged with aiding the escape of the notorious drugs lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
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VIDEO: New Mexico student inquiry ordered

Monday, September 7th 2015, 3:04

An independent investigation into the disappearance of 43 Mexican students nearly a year ago has rejected the government's account of events.
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Mexico's students inquiry rejected

Monday, September 7th 2015, 1:40

An independent investigation into the disappearance of 43 Mexican students last year rejects the government's account of events.
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US court in key transgender ruling

Friday, September 4th 2015, 1:14
related countries: United States United States

A US appeals court grants a transgender illegal immigrant the right to stay, as she would face discrimination in Mexico.
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VIDEO: Beetles ride again in Mexico

Sunday, August 30th 2015, 3:33

Volkswagen Beetles are being raced in Mexico.
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VIDEO: Trump-Ramos spat 'hurting Republicans'

Thursday, August 27th 2015, 14:06
related countries: Spain Spain, United States United States

The former Mexican ambassador to the US says Donald Trump's expulsion of a Spanish-language reporter this week from his press conference is doing little to help the GOP's plans to lure Latin American Voters
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VIDEO: Mexico butterfly haven at risk

Wednesday, August 26th 2015, 5:04

Experts are warning that illegal logging in central Mexico is putting the wintering grounds of millions of butterflies at risk.
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VIDEO: US-Mexican march against Vietnam War

Tuesday, August 25th 2015, 23:00
related countries: United States United States, Vietnam Vietnam

The Mexican American campaign against Vietnam war
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VIDEO: Mystery of Mexico's dead fish

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 5:37
related places: Jalisco

Thousands of dead fish have washed up on the shores of Lake Cajititlan in Mexico's Jalisco state.
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