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#Mexico

# 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 32,066 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 17,265 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 42,570 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 12,508 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 7,014 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 13,283 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 16,673 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 7,853 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 14,797 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 27,299 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 15,388 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 15,995 Views 43 Comments

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

# mexico - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border again
# Mexico
# Mexico

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border again

Mar 28th 2019, 12:15 PM 10,614 Views 30 Comments

Trump has previously made similar threats.

# mexico - Sunday 24 February, 2019

Johnson holds four-shot lead over McIlroy as final round approaches at WGC-Mexico
# WGC Mexico
From The42
# WGC Mexico

Johnson holds four-shot lead over McIlroy as final round approaches at WGC-Mexico

Feb 24th 2019, 8:20 AM 3,390 Views 3 Comments

McIlroy fired a three-under 68 for 201 at Club de Golf Chapultepec.

# mexico - Friday 15 February, 2019

White House says Trump will declare national emergency to fund border wall
# Bypass Congress
# Bypass Congress

White House says Trump will declare national emergency to fund border wall

Updated Feb 15th 2019, 7:20 AM 35,910 Views 124 Comments

Declaring a national emergency would free Trump to seek to redirect federal funds and bypass Congress.

# mexico - Monday 4 February, 2019

Jury in El Chapo trial begins deliberations amid drug smuggling and sex abuse claims
# Sinaloa Cartel
# Sinaloa Cartel

Jury in El Chapo trial begins deliberations amid drug smuggling and sex abuse claims

Feb 4th 2019, 8:37 PM 10,865 Views 0 Comments

The trial in New York has heard nearly three months of testimony.

# mexico - Friday 1 February, 2019

El Chapo's lawyer says trial witnesses can't be trusted and 'would sell a child for cocaine'
# Drug Cartel
# Drug Cartel

El Chapo's lawyer says trial witnesses can't be trusted and 'would sell a child for cocaine'

Feb 1st 2019, 8:54 AM 14,593 Views 0 Comments

The Mexican drug kingpin faces life in prison if convicted on trafficking, firearms and money laundering charges.

# mexico - Friday 25 January, 2019

Mexican woman who was jailed for 16 years after suffering miscarriage has conviction overturned
# Dafne McPherson
# Dafne McPherson

Mexican woman who was jailed for 16 years after suffering miscarriage has conviction overturned

Jan 25th 2019, 5:54 PM 27,652 Views 13 Comments

The case highlighted the criminalisation of women who suffer miscarriages in parts of Mexico.

US begins forcing asylum applicants to remain in Mexico
# Border Crossing
# Border Crossing

US begins forcing asylum applicants to remain in Mexico

Jan 25th 2019, 7:21 AM 10,534 Views 34 Comments

The new policy is aimed at deterring illegal immigration, the Trump administration has said.

# mexico - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Mexico fuel-pipe blaze death toll rises to 79
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexico fuel-pipe blaze death toll rises to 79

Updated Jan 20th 2019, 6:36 PM 22,082 Views 15 Comments

The tragedy comes as the federal government wages a highly publicised war on fuel theft.

# mexico - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Government shutdown becomes longest in US history
# Border Wall
# Border Wall

Government shutdown becomes longest in US history

Jan 12th 2019, 7:53 AM 11,457 Views 43 Comments

The shutdown has entered its 22nd day – eclipsing a 21-day shutdown under Bill Clinton.

# mexico - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Poll: Do you care if a wall is built along the US-Mexico border?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you care if a wall is built along the US-Mexico border?

Jan 9th 2019, 9:39 AM 47,436 Views 117 Comments

Many people have questioned if the wall is necessary or will ever be completed.

'My trip to Israel and Palestine changed my life utterly - and changed me as a person'
# An Balla
# An Balla

'My trip to Israel and Palestine changed my life utterly - and changed me as a person'

Jan 9th 2019, 8:00 AM 34,120 Views 99 Comments

Síle Nic Chonaonaigh visited a number of significant walls and borders across the world to see what they tell us about society.

# mexico - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Trump to address the nation live tonight as he nears showdown on Mexico border wall
# My Fellow Americans
# My Fellow Americans

Trump to address the nation live tonight as he nears showdown on Mexico border wall

Jan 8th 2019, 7:31 AM 18,614 Views 68 Comments

Trump has also pledged a “prudent” US withdrawal of troops of Syria.

# mexico - Thursday 3 January, 2019

First temple discovered in Mexico of the Flayed Lord - a fertility god depicted as a skinned human corpse
# Xipe Totec
# Xipe Totec

First temple discovered in Mexico of the Flayed Lord - a fertility god depicted as a skinned human corpse

Jan 3rd 2019, 8:23 AM 14,109 Views 7 Comments

Ancient accounts of rituals suggest victims were killed gladiator-style combat before being skinned.

# mexico - Monday 17 December, 2018

One of Mexico's most active volcanoes has unleashed two enormous eruptions
# Popocatépetl
# Popocatépetl

One of Mexico's most active volcanoes has unleashed two enormous eruptions

Dec 17th 2018, 12:45 PM 30,709 Views 16 Comments

The Popocatépetl volcano sent an enormous pillar of ash and smoke two kilometers into the air.

# mexico - Monday 3 December, 2018

Walkie-talkie-toting Maradona watches from stands as his Mexican club fall short of promotion dream
# El Diego
From The42
# El Diego

Walkie-talkie-toting Maradona watches from stands as his Mexican club fall short of promotion dream

Dec 3rd 2018, 3:22 PM 3,820 Views 2 Comments

The Argentine great has been coaching Dorados de Sinaloa since September, but they were unable to cap their sharp upturn in form with a promotion.

# mexico - Friday 30 November, 2018

Women in Central American migrant caravan go on hunger strike to put pressure on US authorities
# Mexico
# Mexico

Women in Central American migrant caravan go on hunger strike to put pressure on US authorities

Nov 30th 2018, 7:17 AM 10,782 Views 37 Comments

More than 6,000 people are currently in the Mexican city of Tijuana hoping to apply for asylum.

# mexico - Sunday 25 November, 2018

'Thank you President T': Trump congratulates himself for falling oil prices
# Pat On The Back
# Pat On The Back

'Thank you President T': Trump congratulates himself for falling oil prices

Nov 25th 2018, 4:43 PM 31,837 Views 56 Comments

In a separate tweet, he called on Mexico to stop caravans of Central American migrants from trying to reach the US border.

# mexico - Friday 16 November, 2018

Migrant caravan faces desperate situation amid warning that chance of entering US 'almost nil'
# Limbo
# Limbo

Migrant caravan faces desperate situation amid warning that chance of entering US 'almost nil'

Nov 16th 2018, 10:39 PM 21,514 Views 28 Comments

Trump has deployed nearly 6,000 troops to the border to deter what he has called an “invasion”.

# mexico - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Over 1,500 caravan migrants arrive at US border after over a month on the road
# Caravan
# Caravan

Over 1,500 caravan migrants arrive at US border after over a month on the road

Nov 15th 2018, 10:30 PM 29,608 Views 33 Comments

The full caravan – some 5,500 migrants in all – was expected to continue arriving in Tijuana in the coming hours.

Texas executes Mexican man who killed his wife and two young children
# Texas
# Texas

Texas executes Mexican man who killed his wife and two young children

Nov 15th 2018, 8:02 AM 16,412 Views 23 Comments

Mexico and human rights groups have long maintained that Roberto Ramos was not informed of his legal rights.

# mexico - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

New York trial told that drug baron 'El Chapo' Guzman was leader of deadly Sinaloa cartel, not scapegoat
# Cocaine
# Cocaine

New York trial told that drug baron 'El Chapo' Guzman was leader of deadly Sinaloa cartel, not scapegoat

Updated Nov 14th 2018, 10:22 PM 25,607 Views 0 Comments

He is accused of leading the Sinaloa cartel, turning it into the world’s largest criminal group.

# mexico - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Nine people killed after runaway truck crashes into cars in Mexico
# Rush Hour
# Rush Hour

Nine people killed after runaway truck crashes into cars in Mexico

Nov 8th 2018, 7:54 AM 9,967 Views 5 Comments

The truck’s impact triggered a huge pile-up involving a dozen or so cars.

# mexico - Monday 5 November, 2018

Fox News pulls Trump immigrant ad that's been criticised as racist
# US Midterms
# US Midterms

Fox News pulls Trump immigrant ad that's been criticised as racist

Nov 5th 2018, 7:49 PM 27,367 Views 66 Comments

NBC also pulled the ad, while Facebook prevented it from being boosted through paid advertisement.

# mexico - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Migrant caravan embarks on 'route of death' through Mexico towards US border
# Caravans
# Caravans

Migrant caravan embarks on 'route of death' through Mexico towards US border

Nov 4th 2018, 6:15 PM 35,945 Views 78 Comments

US president Donald Trump has ordered US troops to the Mexican border in response to the caravans.

# mexico - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

We could see an extra 16 teams at the next World Cup
# Expansion
From The42
# Expansion

We could see an extra 16 teams at the next World Cup

Oct 31st 2018, 7:38 PM 4,845 Views 12 Comments

Accommodating more sides would vastly complicate Qatar’s task in preparing for the competition.

# mexico - Saturday 27 October, 2018

'Everything on table' to block migrants, as first section of Trump's wall unveiled
# US Border
# US Border

'Everything on table' to block migrants, as first section of Trump's wall unveiled

Oct 27th 2018, 12:55 PM 24,191 Views 45 Comments

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said that a slow-moving migrant caravan bound for the United States will not be welcome.

# mexico - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Photos: The 'extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa crashes into Mexico's Pacific coast
# Storm
# Storm

Photos: The 'extremely dangerous' Hurricane Willa crashes into Mexico's Pacific coast

Oct 24th 2018, 7:30 AM 13,793 Views 4 Comments

The eye of the storm was on the edge of the Mexican coast overnight.

# mexico - Sunday 21 October, 2018

'Si se pudo!' 5,000 migrants march past Mexican forces toward US border
# Mexican Border
# Mexican Border

'Si se pudo!' 5,000 migrants march past Mexican forces toward US border

Oct 21st 2018, 5:57 PM 31,323 Views 84 Comments

The caravan has swelled to about 5,000 overnight, drawing the ire of President Donald Trump.