Mexico City

Burned-out vehicle
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AP News
November 05, 2019 - 6:46 pm
Drug cartel gunmen ambushed three SUVs along a dirt road, slaughtering six children and three women — all U.S. citizens living in northern Mexico — in a grisly attack that left one vehicle a burned-out, bullet-riddled hulk. Read more here.
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March 09, 2019 - 10:14 am
By Theresa Waldrop, CNN (CNN) -- With spring break just around the corner, the US State Department has some advice for the thousands of Americans who head to Mexico this time each year. In a security alert for the country, the US Embassy in Mexico City offered tips on everything from avoiding...
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Staff of Pemex, Petroleos Mexicanos, works the area of a oil pipeline explosion in Tlahuelilpan, Hidalgo state, Mexico, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.
AP Photo/Claudio Cruz
January 20, 2019 - 10:57 am
TLAHUELILPAN, Mexico (AP) — People in the town where a gasoline explosion killed at least 85 people say the section of pipeline that gushed fuel has been a habitual gathering site for thieves, repeatedly damaged and patched like a trusty pair of jeans. "It was the popular tap," said Enrique Cerron...
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mexico explosion
Secretary of National Defense via AP
January 19, 2019 - 9:39 am
TLAHUELILPAN, Mexico (AP) — Gerardo Perez returned Saturday to the scorched field in central Mexico where he'd seen an illegal pipeline tap burst into flames to see if he could recognize missing friends. He couldn't. Only a handful of the remains still had skin. Dozens were burned to the bone or to...
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Mexico's Azteca Stadium is seen from above, in Mexico City, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018.
AP Photo/Christian Palma
November 19, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL will return to Mexico City with a regular-season game next year. Less than a week after the league moved the high-profile Chiefs-Rams matchup from Azteca Stadium to Los Angeles because of the poor playing condition at the Mexico venue, the NFL and Mexico's president-elect...
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Central American migrants, part of a caravan hoping to reach the U.S. gets settled in a shelter at the Jesus Martinez stadium, in Mexico City, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 06, 2018 - 12:12 pm
By Sonia Perez D., Mark Stevenson and Maria Verza, Associated Press MEXICO CITY (AP) — Thousands of Central Americans dreaming of getting to the United States awoke Tuesday to donations of fruit and hot coffee at a sports stadium in Mexico's chilly capital as the U.S. held midterm elections in...
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Central American migrants traveling with a U.S.-bound caravan beg for money from passing cars in Cordoba, Veracruz state, Mexico, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018.
AP Photo/Marco Ugarte
November 05, 2018 - 10:31 am
By Sonia Perez D. and Mark Stevenson, Associated Press CORDOBA, Mexico (AP) — A big group of Central Americans pushed on toward Mexico City from a coastal state Monday, planning to exit a part of the country that has long been treacherous for migrants seeking to get to the United States. In a...
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Hurricane Michael
Glenn Fawcett/U.S. Customs & Border Protection via CNN
October 12, 2018 - 7:02 pm
By Nicole Chavez and Jason Hanna, CNN (CNN) -- The devastation left by Hurricane Michael in several states is still coming into focus, with coastal Florida cities destroyed beyond recognition, and homes, businesses and agriculture torn or swamped from Georgia to Virginia. More than 1 million...
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American Airlines
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Shara Dae Howard
July 02, 2018 - 9:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Consulate of Mexico formally announced a new American Airlines flight from Philadelphia to Mexico City. Mayor Jim Kenney applauded the new direct flight, which he said will boost local businesses as well offer an opportunity to heal political wounds...
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