CHIHUAHUA, CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO (SEPTEMBER 26, 2017) (REUTERS) – Fourteen people were shot dead on Tuesday (September 26) night at a drug rehabilitation centre in northern Mexico as part of a territory fight between two criminal gangs, a spokesman for the state attorney general’s office said. Continue reading
MEXICO CITY, MEXICO (SEPTEMBER 19, 2017) (MUTE) (REUTERS) – A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit Mexico on Tuesday (September 19), shaking buildings in the capital of Mexico City and sending people fleeing into the street. Continue reading
MONTERREY, NUEVO LEON, MEXICO (MAY 12, 2017) (REUTERS) – General Electric Co’s chief executive on Friday (May 12) praised Mexico as a big part of its future growth and said the company is “very supportive” of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) that U.S President Donald Trump has threatened to ditch.
Nogales, Arizona is just one city where residents are worried their local economy will suffer if Trump’s trade proposals come to fruition. Chris Dignam reports. Continue reading
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, QUINTANA ROO, MEXICO (JANUARY 16, 2017) (MARCOS A. VAZQUEZ) At least four people were killed and 12 were injured early on Monday (January 16) when a gunman opened fire outside the Blue Parrot nightclub in Mexico’s Playa del Carmen resort during the BPM electronic music festival, organizers said in a statement.
One day after being sworn into office, the mayor of Temixco was shot to death in her own home. Julie Noce reports. Continue reading