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# mexico - Monday 5 July, 2021

'The gates of hell opening up': What caused the massive Gulf of Mexico fire?
# Lord Of The Rings
# Lord Of The Rings

'The gates of hell opening up': What caused the massive Gulf of Mexico fire?

Jul 5th 2021, 1:13 PM 35,654 Views 29 Comments

Footage of the inferno went viral over the weekend.

# mexico - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

Poll: Should cannabis be decriminalised for recreational use in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should cannabis be decriminalised for recreational use in Ireland?

Jun 30th 2021, 9:31 AM 85,713 Views 143 Comments

Mexico’s Supreme Court decriminalised recreational marijuana use for adults earlier this week.

# mexico - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

Mexico top court decriminalises recreational marijuana use
# Cannabis
# Cannabis

Mexico top court decriminalises recreational marijuana use

Jun 29th 2021, 9:12 AM 9,994 Views 26 Comments

Pro-legalisation campaigners said the Supreme Court ruling left cannabis users facing many uncertainties.

# mexico - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Mexico's president promises full probe after 23 die in metro accident
# Mexico City
# Mexico City

Mexico's president promises full probe after 23 die in metro accident

Updated May 4th 2021, 7:50 PM 24,999 Views 3 Comments

Nearly 80 others received hospital treatment following the accident.

# mexico - Thursday 4 March, 2021

SUV in crash where 13 people died in California came through hole in Mexico border fence
# California
# California

SUV in crash where 13 people died in California came through hole in Mexico border fence

Mar 4th 2021, 7:09 AM 39,103 Views 30 Comments

A section of the fence was apparently cut away by smugglers.

# mexico - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Biden wants to undo 'national shame' of child separations at US-Mexico border
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Biden wants to undo 'national shame' of child separations at US-Mexico border

Feb 3rd 2021, 9:59 AM 22,632 Views 44 Comments

An estimated 600 to 700 children remain apart from their families.

# mexico - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Mexico records new daily record of almost 28,000 coronavirus cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Mexico records new daily record of almost 28,000 coronavirus cases

Jan 28th 2021, 7:15 AM 8,772 Views 3 Comments

Hospitals are so full in some parts of Mexico that many families have to treat their relatives at home, and they need oxygen cylinders to do so.

# mexico - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Oxygen tanks in short supply in Mexico as Covid-19 death toll soars
# Oxygen Thief
# Oxygen Thief

Oxygen tanks in short supply in Mexico as Covid-19 death toll soars

Jan 20th 2021, 9:07 AM 12,372 Views 2 Comments

Thefts have been reported while people have also been urged to return loaned oxygen tanks that are no longer in use.

# mexico - Saturday 16 January, 2021

US threatens to halt intel sharing in Mexican drug row
# US-Mexico Border
# US-Mexico Border

US threatens to halt intel sharing in Mexican drug row

Jan 16th 2021, 7:31 PM 25,873 Views 7 Comments

Mexico’s president accused American authorities of fabricating drug trafficking evidence against a former defense chief.

# mexico - Sunday 20 December, 2020

Mexico and US to address 'root causes of migration'
# US-Mexico Relations
# US-Mexico Relations

Mexico and US to address 'root causes of migration'

Dec 20th 2020, 11:54 AM 10,179 Views 9 Comments

Mexico’s president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador only recently congratulated the US president-elect on his victory.

# mexico - Friday 20 November, 2020

Mexico becomes fourth country to surpass 100,000 Covid-19 deaths
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Mexico becomes fourth country to surpass 100,000 Covid-19 deaths

Nov 20th 2020, 7:13 AM 7,273 Views 3 Comments

Only the US, Brazil and India have recorded more deaths from the virus.

# mexico - Monday 9 November, 2020

Russia, China, Brazil among nations staying silent as world congratulates Biden
# US Election
# US Election

Russia, China, Brazil among nations staying silent as world congratulates Biden

Nov 9th 2020, 10:16 AM 43,196 Views 55 Comments

Western allies, including the German Chancellor and Taoiseach Micheál Martin – welcomed a fresh start with Washington.

# mexico - Friday 16 October, 2020

Mexican ex-defence chief helped smuggle thousands of kilos of drugs into US, court docs say
# Salvador Cienfuegos
# Salvador Cienfuegos

Mexican ex-defence chief helped smuggle thousands of kilos of drugs into US, court docs say

Oct 16th 2020, 9:15 PM 25,292 Views 0 Comments

Gen Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda allegedly introduced cartel leaders to other corrupt Mexican officials.

# mexico - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

Archaeologists in Mexico discover wreck of Mayan slave ship from 1850s
# Archaeology
# Archaeology

Archaeologists in Mexico discover wreck of Mayan slave ship from 1850s

Sep 15th 2020, 10:48 PM 41,759 Views 17 Comments

The ship had been used to take Mayas captured during the 1847-1901 rebellion to work in sugar cane fields.

# mexico - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Oxford vaccine trial paused after UK volunteer falls ill
# Vaccine Trials
# Vaccine Trials

Oxford vaccine trial paused after UK volunteer falls ill

Sep 9th 2020, 7:10 AM 45,856 Views 43 Comments

The Mexican government is working with the company AstraZeneca to carry out trials of the Oxford vaccine.

# mexico - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Mexican authorities investigating after wild bear that approached woman and got in selfie is castrated
# Nuevo Leon
# Nuevo Leon

Mexican authorities investigating after wild bear that approached woman and got in selfie is castrated

Aug 11th 2020, 8:20 AM 139,017 Views 41 Comments

The castration was authorised by a senior official with the wildlife protection authority.

# mexico - Friday 10 January, 2020

Primary student kills teacher and wounds five others in Mexico school shooting
# Torreon
# Torreon

Primary student kills teacher and wounds five others in Mexico school shooting

Jan 10th 2020, 5:00 PM 16,578 Views 11 Comments

The incident took place in the northern Mexico city of Torreon.

# mexico - Sunday 1 December, 2019

At least 14 dead in Mexico gun battle near Texas border
# Coahuila
# Coahuila

At least 14 dead in Mexico gun battle near Texas border

Dec 1st 2019, 1:17 PM 21,882 Views 12 Comments

Security forces fought an hour-long battle with suspected drug cartel gunmen.

# mexico - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

'The president of Mexico saved my life': Evo Morales reaches exile after fleeing Bolivia
# Exile
# Exile

'The president of Mexico saved my life': Evo Morales reaches exile after fleeing Bolivia

Nov 12th 2019, 8:30 PM 11,526 Views 20 Comments

Morales has vowed to “continue the struggle”.

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum
# Evo Morales
# Evo Morales

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum

Nov 12th 2019, 6:45 AM 9,072 Views 35 Comments

This comes as his supporters and foes clashed on the streets of La Paz following his resignation.

# mexico - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Children from US Mormon community killed in Mexico ambush
# Drug Cartels
# Drug Cartels

Children from US Mormon community killed in Mexico ambush

Nov 5th 2019, 10:12 AM 32,277 Views 2 Comments

At least three women and six children have been killed.

# mexico - Friday 18 October, 2019

El Chapo's son arrested then freed again as Mexican police overpowered in violent gun fight
# Ovidio Guzman Lopez
# Ovidio Guzman Lopez

El Chapo's son arrested then freed again as Mexican police overpowered in violent gun fight

Oct 18th 2019, 8:58 AM 38,220 Views 30 Comments

Ovidio Guzman Lopez is reported to be alive and free after Mexican authorities suspended their operation.

# mexico - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Two people killed in Mexico rollercoaster crash
# LA FERIA
# LA FERIA

Two people killed in Mexico rollercoaster crash

Sep 29th 2019, 8:21 AM 23,317 Views 2 Comments

Early reports suggest a mechanical problem caused the carriage to become detached from the ride.

# mexico - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

At least 25 killed after gunmen set fire to club in Mexico
# Coatzacoalcos
# Coatzacoalcos

At least 25 killed after gunmen set fire to club in Mexico

Aug 28th 2019, 3:32 PM 9,262 Views 9 Comments

The attack is the latest to hit the state of Veracruz, a flashpoint in bloody turf wars between Mexico’s rival drug cartels.

# mexico - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Iconic Mexico City monument graffitied with anti-rape slogans by 'glitter protesters'
# Angel Of Independence
# Angel Of Independence

Iconic Mexico City monument graffitied with anti-rape slogans by 'glitter protesters'

Aug 18th 2019, 11:26 AM 20,389 Views 3 Comments

Phrases like “They don’t take care of us” cover the Angel of Independence, while “rapists” was scrawled on a police station.

# mexico - Friday 16 August, 2019

Mexico doesn't want El Paso shooter executed and says it may seek to extradite him
# Patrick Crusius
# Patrick Crusius

Mexico doesn't want El Paso shooter executed and says it may seek to extradite him

Aug 16th 2019, 10:26 PM 24,755 Views 0 Comments

Patrick Crusius killed 22 people on 3 August.

# mexico - Saturday 27 July, 2019

US Supreme Court approves funding for Trump's border wall
# Judgement
# Judgement

US Supreme Court approves funding for Trump's border wall

Jul 27th 2019, 8:00 AM 22,974 Views 68 Comments

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer denounced the ruling.

# mexico - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Images show 'dangerous overcrowding' taking place at migrant detention centres in Texas
# In America
# In America

Images show 'dangerous overcrowding' taking place at migrant detention centres in Texas

Jul 3rd 2019, 11:56 AM 12,143 Views 97 Comments

A report from the Inspector General at the Department of Homeland Security was published yesterday.

# mexico - Monday 1 July, 2019

Cars buried and homes damaged after freak hail storm strikes Mexican city
# Guadalajara
# Guadalajara

Cars buried and homes damaged after freak hail storm strikes Mexican city

Jul 1st 2019, 7:57 AM 32,055 Views 29 Comments

Nearly 200 homes and businesses reported hail damage.

Bodies of father and daughter who drowned trying to cross US border returned home
# El Salvador
# El Salvador

Bodies of father and daughter who drowned trying to cross US border returned home

Jul 1st 2019, 7:11 AM 17,250 Views 14 Comments

An image of Oscar Alberto Martinez and his daughter went viral last week.

# mexico - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration
# Asylum Seekers
# Asylum Seekers

'Horrifying image' of drowned father and daughter crossing Rio Grande increases spotlight on US immigration

Jun 26th 2019, 8:39 AM 42,553 Views 88 Comments

The photo is reminiscent of the 2015 image of Syrian child Alan Kurdi who died in the Mediterranean near Turkey.

# mexico - Saturday 15 June, 2019

'They've nothing to fear in their international careers. They're equal to the best players in the world'
# Let The Kids Play
From The42
# Let The Kids Play

'They've nothing to fear in their international careers. They're equal to the best players in the world'

Jun 15th 2019, 5:44 PM 12,487 Views 11 Comments

Ireland U21 manager Stephen Kenny hailed his players for their fourth place finish at the Toulon Tournament.

Penalty misfortune for Kenny's U21s as Ireland finish 4th in Toulon
# Not To B3
From The42
# Not To B3

Penalty misfortune for Kenny's U21s as Ireland finish 4th in Toulon

Jun 15th 2019, 4:29 PM 7,010 Views 1 Comment

There was controversy as Darragh Leahy’s penalty was ordered to be retaken during the shootout, and he missed with his second attempt.

# mexico - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

Ireland advance to Toulon Tournament semis for the first time after narrow win over Bahrain

Jun 9th 2019, 4:42 PM 13,253 Views 10 Comments

Connor Ronan scored the only goal of the game as Stephen Kenny’s side progressed on Sunday afternoon.

# mexico - Saturday 8 June, 2019

Trump suspends tariffs against Mexico after 11th-hour migration deal
# Border
# Border

Trump suspends tariffs against Mexico after 11th-hour migration deal

Jun 8th 2019, 7:40 AM 16,662 Views 84 Comments

Mexico has agreed to expand its policy of taking back migrants from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador as their asylum claims are processed.

# mexico - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

'We're not just here to take part, we want to win. That's been driven into us from day one'
# Future Stars
From The42
# Future Stars

'We're not just here to take part, we want to win. That's been driven into us from day one'

Jun 5th 2019, 6:08 PM 7,824 Views 6 Comments

Bohemians and Ireland U21 defender Darragh Leahy is hoping to maintain his side’s fast start to the Toulon Tournament.

# mexico - Friday 31 May, 2019

Trump announces US to hit Mexico with tariffs on 'all goods' from next weekend
# Import Tariffs
# Import Tariffs

Trump announces US to hit Mexico with tariffs on 'all goods' from next weekend

May 31st 2019, 8:12 AM 14,794 Views 52 Comments

Mexico’s top diplomat for North America described the move as “disastrous”.

# mexico - Friday 12 April, 2019

350 migrants 'break violently' into Mexico as new caravan arrives
# Migrants
# Migrants

350 migrants 'break violently' into Mexico as new caravan arrives

Apr 12th 2019, 9:55 PM 27,288 Views 65 Comments

The caravan first set off on Wednesday from the Honduran city of San Pedro Sula.

# mexico - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

'Increíble' - Young Mexican footballer scores one of the luckiest penalties we've seen
# Good Fortune
From The42
# Good Fortune

'Increíble' - Young Mexican footballer scores one of the luckiest penalties we've seen

Apr 10th 2019, 5:41 PM 15,358 Views 12 Comments

The Chivas U17s player appeared to have missed the spot-kick after crashing his shot off the crossbar.

# mexico - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Trump '100% ready' to shut down US-Mexico border despite being warned of 'catastrophic economic impact'
# Long Delays
# Long Delays

Trump '100% ready' to shut down US-Mexico border despite being warned of 'catastrophic economic impact'

Apr 3rd 2019, 10:49 AM 15,987 Views 43 Comments

“Sure it’s going to have a negative impact on the economy. Security is more important to me than trade.”

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