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# mexico - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Four dead, including three police officers, in Mexican prison shootout
# Tamaulipas
# Tamaulipas

Four dead, including three police officers, in Mexican prison shootout

Jun 7th 2017, 10:33 AM 6,716 Views 3 Comments

The hours-long gun battle broke out due to a conflict between prisoner factions.

# mexico - Monday 5 June, 2017

Murders, corruption and crime: The hell of Mexican prisons
# Warring Cartels
# Warring Cartels

Murders, corruption and crime: The hell of Mexican prisons

Jun 5th 2017, 7:30 AM 22,174 Views 8 Comments

Gangs have effective control of cell blocks in some jails and fight among themselves triggering riots, murders and escapes.

# mexico - Friday 2 June, 2017

As it happened: Ireland v Mexico, International Friendly
# Liveblog
From The42
# Liveblog

As it happened: Ireland v Mexico, International Friendly

Jun 2nd 2017, 12:03 AM 29,642 Views 41 Comments

Ireland took on Mexico in the US, as Martin O’Neill’s side prepared for the vital World Cup qualifier with Austria.

# mexico - Wednesday 31 May, 2017

When Ireland met Mexico for the first time and Liam Buckley earned his final cap
# Throwback
From The42
# Throwback

When Ireland met Mexico for the first time and Liam Buckley earned his final cap

May 31st 2017, 6:06 PM 4,156 Views 2 Comments

As Ireland prepare for Friday’s game in New York, St Pat’s manager Liam Buckley recalls his second and final cap for Ireland against Mexico.

# mexico - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Minutes matter for Martin as Ireland arrive for Mexican stand-off
# Jersey Boys
From The42
# Jersey Boys

Minutes matter for Martin as Ireland arrive for Mexican stand-off

May 30th 2017, 8:00 PM 18,506 Views 12 Comments

Ahead of Thursday night’s game, the Ireland squad trained today at the home of the New York Red Bulls

# mexico - Friday 26 May, 2017

'I think it’ll be over by the first or second round'
# Confidence
From The42
# Confidence

'I think it’ll be over by the first or second round'

May 26th 2017, 1:52 PM 6,347 Views 0 Comments

Michael Conlan takes on Mexican journeyman Alfredo Chanez in his second professional fight tonight.

# mexico - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Ireland trio in contention to make senior debuts against Mexico
# New Breed
From The42
# New Breed

Ireland trio in contention to make senior debuts against Mexico

May 25th 2017, 5:20 PM 6,081 Views 5 Comments

“We want them to give the manager a headache for Uruguay but, more importantly, the Austria match.”

# mexico - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Harry Styles stopped his gig in Mexico to pay emotional tribute to his hometown of Manchester
# Choose Love
From The Daily Edge
# Choose Love

Harry Styles stopped his gig in Mexico to pay emotional tribute to his hometown of Manchester

May 24th 2017, 5:55 PM 4,225 Views 0 Comments

“I have been left with a hole in my heart.”

# mexico - Monday 1 May, 2017

Tiny Mexican porpoise on the brink of extinction can only be saved by captivity
# Vaquita
# Vaquita

Tiny Mexican porpoise on the brink of extinction can only be saved by captivity

May 1st 2017, 8:30 AM 10,418 Views 14 Comments

Captivity is the only thing that can save the Mexican vaquita, who are already extremely genetically inbred.

# mexico - Saturday 29 April, 2017

As drug lord El Chapo awaits trial, his father-in-law is sentenced to 10 years
# Ines Coronel Barreras
# Ines Coronel Barreras

As drug lord El Chapo awaits trial, his father-in-law is sentenced to 10 years

Apr 29th 2017, 2:13 PM 26,195 Views 0 Comments

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman is facing charges in the US of running one of the world’s biggest drug empires.

# mexico - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Trump desperately wants the money to build his wall - and he's pleading with Democrats to get it
# Pretty Please
# Pretty Please

Trump desperately wants the money to build his wall - and he's pleading with Democrats to get it

Apr 23rd 2017, 6:35 PM 22,798 Views 98 Comments

The White House is prepared to make concessions to the Democrats in order to get funding for the Mexican border wall.

# mexico - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Ireland slips down the global tourism competitiveness scale
# Not Worried
# Not Worried

Ireland slips down the global tourism competitiveness scale

Apr 15th 2017, 8:30 PM 17,703 Views 41 Comments

But the industry isn’t too worried.

# mexico - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Construction firms wanting to build Trump's border wall worried about being attacked
# Hostile Environment
# Hostile Environment

Construction firms wanting to build Trump's border wall worried about being attacked

Apr 8th 2017, 8:00 AM 12,580 Views 15 Comments

Protests are planned on both sides of the US-Mexico border.

# mexico - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit
# Homeland Security
# Homeland Security

Illegal crossings at US/Mexico border at 17-year-low and Trump is getting the credit

Apr 5th 2017, 10:11 PM 18,484 Views 78 Comments

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly says the numbers are “no accident”

# mexico - Monday 3 April, 2017

Mexican paper where murdered reporter worked closes over lack of security
# Adios
# Adios

Mexican paper where murdered reporter worked closes over lack of security

Apr 3rd 2017, 9:09 PM 9,350 Views 17 Comments

The Mexican government has not done enough to protect journalists, it has been claimed.

# mexico - Sunday 2 April, 2017

The Mexican tribe that fears it will be split in two by Trump's border wall
# Border Crossing
# Border Crossing

The Mexican tribe that fears it will be split in two by Trump's border wall

Apr 2nd 2017, 3:30 PM 16,389 Views 19 Comments

For the few remaining Tohono O’odham natives, the mooted wall could mean an end to their way of life as they know it.

# mexico - Thursday 23 February, 2017

'Neither confrontation nor submission': Trump's top diplomat in Mexico to calm tensions
# The Wall
# The Wall

'Neither confrontation nor submission': Trump's top diplomat in Mexico to calm tensions

Feb 23rd 2017, 2:40 PM 9,956 Views 16 Comments

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said the visit was symbolic of the meaningful relationship the two countries have.

# mexico - Friday 17 February, 2017

Trump administration denies plan to use National Guard to round up illegal immigrants
# Travel Ban II?
# Travel Ban II?

Trump administration denies plan to use National Guard to round up illegal immigrants

Feb 17th 2017, 5:25 PM 15,357 Views 55 Comments

The White House has denied the reports.

# mexico - Monday 6 February, 2017

This Mexican shop in Dublin has put a 'wall of love' in their window in response to Trump
# Build Bridges Not Walls
From The Daily Edge
# Build Bridges Not Walls

This Mexican shop in Dublin has put a 'wall of love' in their window in response to Trump

Feb 6th 2017, 11:16 AM 5,029 Views 2 Comments

Their nickname for Trump? El Bully.

# mexico - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Refugees detained at airports after Trump bans them from entering US

Jan 28th 2017, 2:55 PM 59,396 Views 299 Comments

Trump has barred all refugees from entering the country for three months — and those from war-ravaged Syria indefinitely.

# mexico - Friday 27 January, 2017

Trump and Nieto aren't going to talk about the border wall anymore
# Don't Mention The Wall
# Don't Mention The Wall

Trump and Nieto aren't going to talk about the border wall anymore

Jan 27th 2017, 8:36 PM 23,339 Views 49 Comments

…At least not publicly.

Theresa May will meet Trump today to strengthen relationship that 'defined the modern world'
# US And UK
# US And UK

Theresa May will meet Trump today to strengthen relationship that 'defined the modern world'

Jan 27th 2017, 7:19 AM 10,440 Views 71 Comments

The two will hold a joint press conference later today.

# mexico - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Mexican President cancels US trip over border wall row with Trump
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

Mexican President cancels US trip over border wall row with Trump

Jan 26th 2017, 8:07 PM 19,480 Views 94 Comments

The escalating war of words over who would pay for the proposed border wall hit breaking point.

Donald Trump is getting serious about his border wall. Could it actually happen?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Donald Trump is getting serious about his border wall. Could it actually happen?

Jan 26th 2017, 6:26 PM 28,340 Views 98 Comments

Maybe, but it’s expensive.

Poll: Do you think a wall along the US-Mexican border will actually be built?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think a wall along the US-Mexican border will actually be built?

Jan 26th 2017, 9:17 AM 31,692 Views 172 Comments

The controversial project could cost billions and may not stem illegal immigration.

Mexico tells Trump: "We will not pay for any wall'
# Pay For Your Own Wall
# Pay For Your Own Wall

Mexico tells Trump: "We will not pay for any wall'

Jan 26th 2017, 7:45 AM 27,430 Views 132 Comments

Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Quesada also issued an angry riposte to Trump’s wall plan.

# mexico - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Trump takes first step towards building Mexican wall
# It Won't Be Easy
# It Won't Be Easy

Trump takes first step towards building Mexican wall

Jan 25th 2017, 6:54 AM 36,249 Views 133 Comments

Much of the land needed to build the wall is privately owned, implying lengthy legal proceedings and political blowback.

# mexico - Friday 20 January, 2017

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' pleads not guilty in US
# Joaquin Guzman
# Joaquin Guzman

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' pleads not guilty in US

Jan 20th 2017, 10:35 PM 23,892 Views 12 Comments

Guzman, one of the world’s most notorious criminals, has been extradited to the US to face charges.

# mexico - Monday 16 January, 2017

At least 5 people dead in nightclub shooting at Mexican music festival
# Playa Del Carmen
# Playa Del Carmen

At least 5 people dead in nightclub shooting at Mexican music festival

Jan 16th 2017, 12:56 PM 15,051 Views 4 Comments

Investigators are interviewing witnesses.

# mexico - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Man killed during horse race at Mexican teen's viral birthday party
# Quinceanera
# Quinceanera

Man killed during horse race at Mexican teen's viral birthday party

Dec 27th 2016, 12:15 PM 31,948 Views 10 Comments

Thousands of people turned up to the 15-year-old’s birthday party after a video invitation went viral.

# mexico - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market

Dec 21st 2016, 7:17 AM 13,878 Views 2 Comments

The blast was said to be caused by “six pyrotechnic explosions”.

# mexico - Thursday 8 December, 2016

This Mexican family issued an 'open invitation' to a birthday party - now millions want to go
# That Escalated Quickly
# That Escalated Quickly

This Mexican family issued an 'open invitation' to a birthday party - now millions want to go

Dec 8th 2016, 8:41 AM 21,747 Views 16 Comments

The party went viral online, with one Mexican airline publishing a 30% off promotion asking “Are you going to Rubi’s party?”

# mexico - Friday 25 November, 2016

Anonymous tip leads Mexico police to 32 bodies and 4 human heads in mass graves
# Drug Wars
# Drug Wars

Anonymous tip leads Mexico police to 32 bodies and 4 human heads in mass graves

Nov 25th 2016, 7:57 AM 10,285 Views 22 Comments

Drug cartels have been burying their victims in hidden graves across the country for years.

# mexico - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Scientists now say there are two 'Russian doll' structures inside this Mayan pyramid
# Yucatan
# Yucatan

Scientists now say there are two 'Russian doll' structures inside this Mayan pyramid

Nov 17th 2016, 11:58 AM 23,297 Views 48 Comments

The discovery suggests that the Kulkulkan pyramid was built in three phases.

# mexico - Monday 14 November, 2016

Missing Mexican priest found alive with "notable signs of torture"
# Violent Crime
# Violent Crime

Missing Mexican priest found alive with "notable signs of torture"

Nov 14th 2016, 2:45 PM 13,988 Views 3 Comments

Two priests have been killed in recent months in the eastern state of Veracruz.

# mexico - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Trump says his border wall will be a fence "in certain parts", vows to deport three million
# Good Fences
# Good Fences

Trump says his border wall will be a fence "in certain parts", vows to deport three million

Nov 13th 2016, 5:11 PM 26,887 Views 123 Comments

“I’m very good at this, it’s called construction,” he tells CBS.

# mexico - Friday 11 November, 2016

Trump win gives 'added layer' to USA against Mexico, says Bradley
# Rising Tensions
From The42
# Rising Tensions

Trump win gives 'added layer' to USA against Mexico, says Bradley

Nov 11th 2016, 1:11 PM 3,924 Views 5 Comments

Donald Trump’s election as president could cast the World Cup qualifier between USA and Mexico in a harsher light, says Michael Bradley.

# mexico - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Day of the Dead: Mexico City mimics Spectre scene in a return to tradition
# Dia De Los Muertos
# Dia De Los Muertos

Day of the Dead: Mexico City mimics Spectre scene in a return to tradition

Oct 30th 2016, 1:16 PM 19,690 Views 6 Comments

The capital city procession was inspired by tradition – and the opening scene of the 2015 James Bond movie Spectre.

# mexico - Saturday 15 October, 2016

The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway
# Remains Of The Dead
# Remains Of The Dead

The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway

Oct 15th 2016, 6:15 PM 8,327 Views 3 Comments

The man trying to reunite them with their owners is Donovan Alvarado.

# mexico - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Trump tells Mexican president border wall between Mexico and US would be 'mutually beneficial'
# Donald Trump
# Donald Trump

Trump tells Mexican president border wall between Mexico and US would be 'mutually beneficial'

Aug 31st 2016, 10:16 PM 32,557 Views 122 Comments

The Republican nominee said they didn’t discuss who would pay for the wall.