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Mexico Earthquake Hits Coast And Capital City

An earthquake hit the pacific coast of Mexico at 1:00 PM EST on Thursday, leaving residents of Mexico City startled but unharmed. The earthquake registered a 6.4 on the Richter scale with an epicenter located in the state of Guerrero, …

Beltran Leyva Gang: Arnoldo Villa Sanchez Captured

The Beltran Leyva Gang is another member short as the second in command, Arnoldo Villa Sanchez, was arrested by federal police on Tuesday. National Security Commissioner Monte Alejandro Rubido said that Sanchez and one bodyguard were captured while they visited …

Dog Burial Site Found in Mexico City Dog Burial Site Found in Mexico City

Archaeologists discovered an ancient dog burial site that is the resting place for 12 dogs, under an apartment building in Mexico City. This finding is significant because they are thought to be buried by the Aztecs. The Aztecs believed that …

Mexico City Site Of Major Protest Over Energy Reform Mexico City Site Of Major Protest Over Energy Reform
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The one year anniversary of President Enrique Pena Nieto’s inauguration saw tens of thousands of protesters take to the streets of Mexico City. The new administration recently moved to open up the Mexican oil industry to foreign interests. Mexican oil …

Popocatepetl Volcano Ash Grounds Mexico City Flights Popocatepetl Volcano Ash Grounds Mexico City Flights

Last month, the Popocatepetl volcano in Mexico began erupting, spewing ash and steam into the air. The volcano this week began acting up again, causing flights in nearby Mexico City to be cancelled. Mexican authorities have also cordoned off a …

Mexico Mass Kidnapping Leads To 11 Vanishing In Broad Daylight Mexico Mass Kidnapping Leads To 11 Vanishing In Broad Daylight

In a story that sounds too crazy to be true, 11 people were kidnapped in broad daylight in Mexico City recently. The incident occurred in the Zona Rosa district of the city, which is a well established district with numerous …

7 Die in Brewery Accident in Mexico City 7 Die in Brewery Accident in Mexico City

Reuters is reporting that seven people have died in a brewery accident in Mexico City. Beer company Grupo Modelo stated that seven workers were killed in an accident involving a tank that was being cleaned and receiving maintenance. The details …

Earthquake Hits Mexico City, No Reports Of Serious Damage Earthquake Hits Mexico City, No Reports Of Serious Damage
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A strong earthquake hit Mexico City today with a magnitude of 7.4, but no immediate reports of serious damage or injuries have come in. The quake is reported to have originated around the state of Guerrero and sent tremors to …

Mexico City Earthquake Causes Citizens to Run into the Streets and Tweet Mexico City Earthquake Causes Citizens to Run into the Streets and Tweet

A mega long 7.9 earthquake with an epicenter in Guerrero state shook central southern Mexico on Tuesday, swaying buildings in Mexico City and sending frightened workers and residents into the streets. The U.S. Geological Survey set the intensity at 7.9 …