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# mexico - Saturday 22 October, 2011

Watch: Outrage in Mexico after gunshot celebration
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Watch: Outrage in Mexico after gunshot celebration

Oct 22nd 2011, 1:50 PM 400 Views 1 Comment

Guadalajara stars pay over one million Mexican pesos to a local orphanage after acting out an assassination scene.

# mexico - Thursday 20 October, 2011

YouTube Top 10: because Rory McIlroy is like the baby from 'Look Who's Talking'
# Going Viral
From The42
# Going Viral

YouTube Top 10: because Rory McIlroy is like the baby from 'Look Who's Talking'

Oct 20th 2011, 1:09 PM 887 Views 1 Comment

This week’s round-up includes: a German expressing his love of Northern Ireland’s finest, Richie McCaw’s somersault turnover and the most inappropriate goal celebration of the season.

# mexico - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

FIFA defend U-17 players' failed drug tests
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

FIFA defend U-17 players' failed drug tests

Oct 18th 2011, 11:29 AM 299 Views 1 Comment

Traces of the banned anabolic agent clenbuterol were found in the system of 109 players competing in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup.

# mexico - Friday 14 October, 2011

Could 'cow cocaine' save Alberto Contador?
# Moo
From The42
# Moo

Could 'cow cocaine' save Alberto Contador?

Oct 14th 2011, 9:04 PM 689 Views 0 Comments

A warning issued by the World Anti-Doping Agency to participants in the Pan American Games could strengthen the cyclist’s case ahead of his appearance at the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

# mexico - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Iran 'tried to hire Mexican drug cartel to kill diplomat'
# Assassination
# Assassination

Iran 'tried to hire Mexican drug cartel to kill diplomat'

Oct 11th 2011, 10:11 PM 922 Views 44 Comments

The Obama administration said it has foiled a plot by Iranian agents to blow up the Saudi ambassador to the US.

# mexico - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Drugs gang drops severed heads near military camp in Mexico City
# Mexico
# Mexico

Drugs gang drops severed heads near military camp in Mexico City

Oct 4th 2011, 11:25 AM 794 Views 9 Comments

Two severed heads were found near a military camp in Mexico City with a note from a local drugs gang.

# mexico - Monday 3 October, 2011

Seven bodies dumped at Mexico resort town bus stop
# Mexico
# Mexico

Seven bodies dumped at Mexico resort town bus stop

Oct 3rd 2011, 10:04 AM 637 Views 3 Comments

At least 20 people were killed over the weekend in Mexico, according to police reports.

# mexico - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Newspaper worker decapitated in Mexico for social network posts
# Mexico
# Mexico

Newspaper worker decapitated in Mexico for social network posts

Sep 25th 2011, 1:37 PM 1,081 Views 3 Comments

The woman’s body was accompanied by a sign saying she was killed for posting on a social network.

# mexico - Wednesday 21 September, 2011

35 bodies dumped on Mexican street during rush hour
# Mexico
# Mexico

35 bodies dumped on Mexican street during rush hour

Sep 21st 2011, 1:57 PM 3,180 Views 11 Comments

Two trucks carrying the bodies were abandoned near a shopping centre in Boca Del Rio, Veracruz.

# mexico - Friday 16 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Sep 16th 2011, 7:58 PM 1,447 Views 4 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories and the bits and pieces you may have missed along the way.

# mexico - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Mexico: Bodies hung from bridge as warning to social media users
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexico: Bodies hung from bridge as warning to social media users

Sep 15th 2011, 4:15 PM 3,216 Views 12 Comments

Mexico’s notoriously vicious drug cartels are trying to crack down on members of the public who denounce their activities online.

# mexico - Friday 9 September, 2011

Planes grounded and nuclear power plant shuts amid major US, Mexico power cut
# Power Cut
# Power Cut

Planes grounded and nuclear power plant shuts amid major US, Mexico power cut

Sep 9th 2011, 10:09 AM 558 Views 1 Comment

The power outage has affected over 1 million people and sparked the automatic shut-down of two nuclear reactors.

# mexico - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Mexican man 'raped captive teen girls for seven years'
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexican man 'raped captive teen girls for seven years'

Sep 8th 2011, 8:46 AM 2,223 Views 16 Comments

A man in Mexico City is arrested on suspicion of imprisoning and raping two teenagers, killing one and fathering five children.

# mexico - Monday 5 September, 2011

Two Mexicans face 30 years in jail for untrue tweets
# War Of The Worlds
# War Of The Worlds

Two Mexicans face 30 years in jail for untrue tweets

Sep 5th 2011, 8:57 AM 1,004 Views 2 Comments

A man and woman in Mexico face up to 30 years in prison for causing panic after tweeting about fake gunmen attacks on local schools.

# mexico - Friday 2 September, 2011

Mexican police agent arrested during casino fire probe
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexican police agent arrested during casino fire probe

Sep 2nd 2011, 10:06 AM 139 Views 0 Comments

52 people were killed in an arson fire at a casino in Northern Mexico last week.

# mexico - Monday 29 August, 2011

Five detained over casino attack that killed 52 in Mexico
# Mexico
# Mexico

Five detained over casino attack that killed 52 in Mexico

Aug 29th 2011, 5:42 PM 129 Views 0 Comments

Five people suspected of being members of the notorious Zetas drug cartel in Mexico have been arrested over an arson attack on a casino killed 52 people earlier this week.

# mexico - Sunday 28 August, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Aug 28th 2011, 11:00 AM 65 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# mexico - Friday 26 August, 2011

52 killed in petrol attack on Mexican casino
# Mexico
# Mexico

52 killed in petrol attack on Mexican casino

Aug 26th 2011, 10:46 AM 202 Views 3 Comments

Gunmen who set fire to the Casino Royale in Monterrey shouted at people to leave, but many who tried to hide from the attackers were killed in the flames.

# mexico - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

Schwarzenegger to film comeback movie in New Mexico
# I'll Be Back
From The Daily Edge
# I'll Be Back

Schwarzenegger to film comeback movie in New Mexico

Aug 23rd 2011, 3:38 PM 279 Views 3 Comments

This is Arnie’s first major movie role since 2003′s Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines.

# mexico - Sunday 21 August, 2011

Watch: All hell breaks loose in Mexican city as gunfire halts first division match
# Mayhem
From The42
# Mayhem

Watch: All hell breaks loose in Mexican city as gunfire halts first division match

Aug 21st 2011, 3:01 PM 568 Views 1 Comment

The sound of guns firing caused panic in the Mexican city of Torreon during a first division match between Santos Laguna and Monarcas Morelia.

# mexico - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

Elite troops help in Mexico's drug war... but some switch sides
# Drugs War
# Drugs War

Elite troops help in Mexico's drug war... but some switch sides

Aug 16th 2011, 10:25 AM 370 Views 1 Comment

They’re supposed to be fighting against the drug traffickers but some soldiers are joining them instead.

# mexico - Monday 1 August, 2011

Meet the man who says he ordered 1,500 killings in Mexico
# Mexico
# Mexico

Meet the man who says he ordered 1,500 killings in Mexico

Aug 1st 2011, 9:35 AM 1,237 Views 1 Comment

Jose Antonio Acosta Hernandez or ‘El Diego’ is a former state police officer who is said to have built a criminal empire.

# mexico - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 31st 2011, 11:02 AM 89 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# mexico - Friday 29 July, 2011

Klinsmann takes over as USA manager following sacking of Bradley
# Appointment
From The42
# Appointment

Klinsmann takes over as USA manager following sacking of Bradley

Jul 29th 2011, 6:15 PM 161 Views 0 Comments

The German has previously taken his home country to the semi-finals of the World Cup as coach.

# mexico - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Hurricane Dora gaining strength off Mexican coast
# Hurricane Dora
# Hurricane Dora

Hurricane Dora gaining strength off Mexican coast

Jul 20th 2011, 1:59 PM 144 Views 1 Comment

The Mexican government has issued a tropical storm watch for the country’s southwestern coast over the strengthening hurricane – the fourth to be named this season.

# mexico - Saturday 9 July, 2011

Juego Bonito: Sanchez the star as Chile seek to secure quarter-final spot
# Justifying The Hype
From The42
# Justifying The Hype

Juego Bonito: Sanchez the star as Chile seek to secure quarter-final spot

Jul 9th 2011, 1:37 PM 149 Views 0 Comments

Alexis Sanchez added to his reputation with the equalising goal for Chile in their Copa America clash against Uruguay on Friday night.

# mexico - Friday 8 July, 2011

Texas executes Mexican man despite White House concerns
# Execution
# Execution

Texas executes Mexican man despite White House concerns

Jul 8th 2011, 2:10 PM 794 Views 12 Comments

The Obama administration wanted time to consider the impact this execution could have on other foreign citizens living in the US – and US citizens abroad.

# mexico - Tuesday 5 July, 2011

Woman tries to smuggle husband out of prison... in a bag
# Nice Try
From The Daily Edge
# Nice Try

Woman tries to smuggle husband out of prison... in a bag

Jul 5th 2011, 5:37 PM 2,642 Views 20 Comments

Suspicions were raised when the woman left the facility with a bulky suitcase after a conjugal visit.

# mexico - Monday 4 July, 2011

One killed after tourist boat struck by electrical storm
# Weather
# Weather

One killed after tourist boat struck by electrical storm

Jul 4th 2011, 1:31 PM 322 Views 0 Comments

Six people are still missing after the boat full of people on a fishing holiday capsized off the Mexican coast.

# mexico - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Vamos! Here's what you need to know about the Copa América
# Sexy Football
From The42
# Sexy Football

Vamos! Here's what you need to know about the Copa América

Jun 30th 2011, 10:00 AM 328 Views 2 Comments

The tournament kicks off tomorrow night. Will it be the Selecao again, hosts Argentina or a dark horse?

# mexico - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Artist says SHE'S offended by UCC blasphemy controversy
# Alma Lopez
# Alma Lopez

Artist says SHE'S offended by UCC blasphemy controversy

Jun 28th 2011, 10:15 PM 3,854 Views 39 Comments

Alma Lopez, the artist whose work Our Lady prompted protests at University College Cork last week, has called on Irish people to protect their right to freedom of speech and called the blasphemy laws ‘ridiculous’.

# mexico - Sunday 26 June, 2011

Watch: Mexico win Gold Cup in Californian thriller
# Goooooolll!
From The42
# Goooooolll!

Watch: Mexico win Gold Cup in Californian thriller

Jun 26th 2011, 3:18 PM 900 Views 7 Comments

From 2-0 down to 4-2 up and Mexico ran away with the Concacaf Gold Cup…

# mexico - Friday 3 June, 2011

Lynsey's family continue their fight for answers
# Cruise Ship Death
# Cruise Ship Death

Lynsey's family continue their fight for answers

Jun 3rd 2011, 10:29 AM 3,288 Views 4 Comments

Lynsey O’Brien, the Dublin schoolgirl who fell from the balcony of a cruise ship five years ago, would have turned 21 today. Her family say they are fighting for an answer for her death.

# mexico - Monday 16 May, 2011

At least 29 dead as some victims decapitated in brutal Guatemalan massacre
# Guatemala
# Guatemala

At least 29 dead as some victims decapitated in brutal Guatemalan massacre

May 16th 2011, 8:48 AM 1,178 Views 0 Comments

Two children and two women were among the dead who were mostly farm workers according to reports. One person survived by pretending he was dead. The massacre has been linked to drug cartels.

# mexico - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Spring break tourists shaken by Mexican quake
# Mexico
# Mexico

Spring break tourists shaken by Mexican quake

Apr 26th 2011, 5:42 PM 2,000 Views 0 Comments

Moderate earthquake struck early in the morning about 50kms from popular resort of Acapulco.

# mexico - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Poll: How much housework do you do?
Live Apr 13th 2011, 10:20 AM

Poll: How much housework do you do?

Irish people kind but slovenly - survey
Live Apr 13th 2011, 9:51 AM

Irish people kind but slovenly - survey

# mexico - Monday 11 April, 2011

16 more bodies found in Mexican bus passenger kidnapping investigation
Live Apr 11th 2011, 7:51 PM

16 more bodies found in Mexican bus passenger kidnapping investigation