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# mexico - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Desperate parents of 43 missing students turn to drug lord for help
# Mexico
# Mexico

Desperate parents of 43 missing students turn to drug lord for help

Apr 4th 2015, 10:30 AM 13,244 Views 5 Comments

The young men have not been seen since last September.

# mexico - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Mummified bodies found on Mexico's highest peak
# Pico De Orizaba
# Pico De Orizaba

Mummified bodies found on Mexico's highest peak

Mar 7th 2015, 12:56 PM 20,926 Views 13 Comments

The discovery could put an end to the mystery of climbers who vanished after an avalanche in 1959.

A bat-filled cave, good wine, aged whiskey and cable TV: A drug lord's game of hide-and-seek
# Mexico's Most Wanted
# Mexico's Most Wanted

A bat-filled cave, good wine, aged whiskey and cable TV: A drug lord's game of hide-and-seek

Mar 7th 2015, 8:15 AM 14,712 Views 11 Comments

La Tuta was eventually foiled by his own birthday cake.

# mexico - Friday 6 February, 2015

Mexican police find 60 corpses left rotting in abandoned crematorium
# Grim Discovery
# Grim Discovery

Mexican police find 60 corpses left rotting in abandoned crematorium

Feb 6th 2015, 9:56 PM 19,519 Views 11 Comments

*WARNING* This story contains images that some people may find distressing.

# mexico - Friday 30 January, 2015

Two babies and a nurse killed after gas truck blows up outside children's hospital
# Mexico
# Mexico

Two babies and a nurse killed after gas truck blows up outside children's hospital

Jan 30th 2015, 8:10 AM 13,252 Views 1 Comment

There were at least nine more babies on the injured list.

# mexico - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Which countries do Irish people adopt children from the most?
# From Russia With Love
# From Russia With Love

Which countries do Irish people adopt children from the most?

Jan 4th 2015, 8:45 AM 53,251 Views 35 Comments

The most popular locations for inter-country adoptions have changed due to new rules.

# mexico - Monday 8 December, 2014

This charred bone fragment helped prove a missing student was killed
# Mexico
# Mexico

This charred bone fragment helped prove a missing student was killed

Dec 8th 2014, 8:26 AM 9,850 Views 7 Comments

43 students were slaughtered by a police-backed gang, in a case that has shocked Mexico.

# mexico - Friday 5 December, 2014

Orion: A successful Planet Earth landing for NASA's latest test-flight
# Splash-land
# Splash-land

Orion: A successful Planet Earth landing for NASA's latest test-flight

Dec 5th 2014, 9:05 PM 7,861 Views 28 Comments

The craft flew further and faster than any capsule built for humans since the Apollo moon program — 42 years ago.

# mexico - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Eleven 'burned and beheaded' bodies found --- in same state where 43 students were killed
# Mexico
# Mexico

Eleven 'burned and beheaded' bodies found --- in same state where 43 students were killed

Nov 27th 2014, 9:55 PM 13,481 Views 19 Comments

The bodies were dumped on a road near the town of Chilapa, following reports of a shootout.

# mexico - Thursday 13 November, 2014

There were stunning goals (and one unbelievable miss) in Mexico's 3 - 2 win over Holland last night
# International Flavour
From The42
# International Flavour

There were stunning goals (and one unbelievable miss) in Mexico's 3 - 2 win over Holland last night

Nov 13th 2014, 8:52 AM 3,612 Views 0 Comments

Yes. We’re looking at you, Klaas Jan Huntelaar.

# mexico - Monday 10 November, 2014

Protesters armed with machetes won't let anyone in or out of Acapulco airport
# Mexico
# Mexico

Protesters armed with machetes won't let anyone in or out of Acapulco airport

Nov 10th 2014, 8:05 PM 12,754 Views 15 Comments

On Friday authorities announced that gang suspects confessed to killing 43 students.

# mexico - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Mexican protesters set fire to palace door over student massacre
# Corruption
# Corruption

Mexican protesters set fire to palace door over student massacre

Nov 9th 2014, 9:40 AM 8,656 Views 6 Comments

Violent protests came a day after authorities said suspected gang hitmen confessed to killing the 43 students and incinerating their bodies.

Drone footage shows what it's like to be a bird flying over an airport
# Up Up And Away
# Up Up And Away

Drone footage shows what it's like to be a bird flying over an airport

Nov 9th 2014, 9:15 AM 16,411 Views 15 Comments

This drone gives us a never-before-seen look at Mexico City Airport.

# mexico - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Bodies of Mexican students burned by gang in 14-hour inferno
# Corruption
# Corruption

Bodies of Mexican students burned by gang in 14-hour inferno

Nov 8th 2014, 12:17 PM 22,712 Views 46 Comments

Gang-linked police attacked their buses in September and ten delivered them to a drug gang to be killed.

# mexico - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Mexico orders mayor's arrest over 43 missing students
# Attack
# Attack

Mexico orders mayor's arrest over 43 missing students

Oct 23rd 2014, 9:10 AM 6,646 Views 1 Comment

The arrest has been ordered of the mayor of of Iguala, where 6 people died and 43 students disappeared after clashing with police last month.

# mexico - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

Missing Mexican students not found in mass grave
# Mystery
# Mystery

Missing Mexican students not found in mass grave

Oct 15th 2014, 7:35 AM 6,748 Views 3 Comments

The mystery over the fate of the 43 students has deepened.

# mexico - Thursday 9 October, 2014

Mexican mayor accused of partying while police slaughtered students
# Iguala Massacre
# Iguala Massacre

Mexican mayor accused of partying while police slaughtered students

Oct 9th 2014, 10:38 PM 17,380 Views 13 Comments

Jose Luis Abarca has done a runner since a mass grave was recently found.

# mexico - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Police disarmed after accusations of conspiring with crime gang over 43 missing students
# Mexico
# Mexico

Police disarmed after accusations of conspiring with crime gang over 43 missing students

Oct 7th 2014, 8:12 AM 7,318 Views 14 Comments

A mass grave with 28 bodies is being linked to the students disappearance.

# mexico - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Mass grave in Mexico being linked to disappearance of 43 students
# Guerrero
# Guerrero

Mass grave in Mexico being linked to disappearance of 43 students

Oct 5th 2014, 8:25 AM 14,566 Views 29 Comments

At least 15 bodies have been recovered from the site so far.

# mexico - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

42 students still missing after police shooting in Mexico
# Vanished
# Vanished

42 students still missing after police shooting in Mexico

Oct 1st 2014, 6:00 PM 10,329 Views 4 Comments

Authorities say a gang may also have been involved.

# mexico - Thursday 18 September, 2014

Miley Cyrus in trouble for twerking on the Mexican flag with a prosthetic arse
# Back To Twerk
From The Daily Edge
# Back To Twerk

Miley Cyrus in trouble for twerking on the Mexican flag with a prosthetic arse

Sep 18th 2014, 8:04 PM 4,909 Views 4 Comments

These headlines just write themselves.

# mexico - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Historians find human teeth in 300-year-old statue of Jesus
# Nightmare Fuel
From The Daily Edge
# Nightmare Fuel

Historians find human teeth in 300-year-old statue of Jesus

Aug 12th 2014, 1:45 PM 4,904 Views 0 Comments

No thank you.

# mexico - Friday 8 August, 2014

Irish boyos' J1 adventure will probably put your summer to shame
# The Lads
From The Daily Edge
# The Lads

Irish boyos' J1 adventure will probably put your summer to shame

Aug 8th 2014, 9:49 AM 19,879 Views 3 Comments

We sleep all day and drink all night….

# mexico - Friday 1 August, 2014

'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl
# Ugly Scenes
From The42
# Ugly Scenes

'Mexico have a history of it' - Four players suspended after Milk Cup on-field brawl

Aug 1st 2014, 1:05 PM 5,882 Views 15 Comments

Three Mexican players and one Northern Irish have been handed additional bans after Wednesday night.

# mexico - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Player gets kicked in the head as four sent off during Milk Cup game
# Violence
From The42
# Violence

Player gets kicked in the head as four sent off during Milk Cup game

Jul 31st 2014, 12:02 AM 21,091 Views 48 Comments

There were ugly scenes in Coleraine during the game between Northern Ireland and Mexico on Wednesday night.

# mexico - Monday 21 July, 2014

Train driver caught playing Farmville... while driving a train
# Load Of Manure
From The Daily Edge
# Load Of Manure

Train driver caught playing Farmville... while driving a train

Jul 21st 2014, 11:19 AM 2,338 Views 0 Comments

There’s dossing, and then there’s dossing.

# mexico - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Ochoa in high demand, says agent
# Six Fingers
From The42
# Six Fingers

Ochoa in high demand, says agent

Jul 2nd 2014, 6:30 AM 8,087 Views 4 Comments

No-one ever regretted buying someone based on a tournament performance.

# mexico - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Analysis: How Holland came from behind to beat Mexico
# Double Dutch
From The42
# Double Dutch

Analysis: How Holland came from behind to beat Mexico

Jun 29th 2014, 10:16 PM 5,458 Views 5 Comments

Arjen Robben wielded substantial influence on proceedings as the Dutch conjured a dramatic last-gasp victory.

KLM's cheeky post-match tweet sent Gael Garcia Bernal into a blind rage
# Y Tu Mama Tambien
From The42
# Y Tu Mama Tambien

KLM's cheeky post-match tweet sent Gael Garcia Bernal into a blind rage

Jun 29th 2014, 7:45 PM 21,561 Views 17 Comments

Our third favourite Mexican celebrity has a potty mouth.

World Cup Hangout: Live and dangerous from Brazil with a tablet to give away From The42
Live Jun 29th 2014, 7:00 PM

World Cup Hangout: Live and dangerous from Brazil with a tablet to give away

As it happened: Holland v Mexico, World Cup last 16 From The42
Live Jun 29th 2014, 4:27 PM

As it happened: Holland v Mexico, World Cup last 16

Mexican striker Erick Torres hits a sublime volley in the MLS
# Good Omens
From The42
# Good Omens

Mexican striker Erick Torres hits a sublime volley in the MLS

Jun 29th 2014, 12:26 PM 3,891 Views 1 Comment

Anything Tim Cahill can do…

# mexico - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Three American friends 'possessed' while playing with an Ouija board
# Evil Spirits
From The Daily Edge
# Evil Spirits

Three American friends 'possessed' while playing with an Ouija board

Jun 24th 2014, 8:30 PM 6,070 Views 7 Comments

The three were taken to hospital after they began thrashing around and growling while playing with the board.

# mexico - Monday 23 June, 2014

Human skulls found inside teddy bears at Mexico airport
# Unusual Trade
# Unusual Trade

Human skulls found inside teddy bears at Mexico airport

Jun 23rd 2014, 1:45 PM 11,068 Views 25 Comments

Skulls are in demand by people who practice santeria, an Afro-Caribbean syncretic religion.

# mexico - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

'I never dreamt of playing a game like this' - Mexico hero Guillermo Ochoa
# Unbeatable
From The42
# Unbeatable

'I never dreamt of playing a game like this' - Mexico hero Guillermo Ochoa

Jun 18th 2014, 6:49 PM 2,879 Views 1 Comment

The 28-year-old goalkeeper is out of contract next month, but is unlikely to be short of suitors.

Zombie-like Brazil emerge with hope intact after near-shock in Fortaleza
# Letter From Brazil
From The42
# Letter From Brazil

Zombie-like Brazil emerge with hope intact after near-shock in Fortaleza

Jun 18th 2014, 3:00 PM 7,343 Views 0 Comments

Mikey Stafford reports on the aftermath of yesterday’s 0-0 Group A draw with Mexico.

Here's why Ochoa's remarkable save is being compared to Gordon Banks'
# Similarities
From The42
# Similarities

Here's why Ochoa's remarkable save is being compared to Gordon Banks'

Jun 18th 2014, 12:55 PM 7,394 Views 10 Comments

The Mexico ‘keeper earned rave reviews after his spectacular stop of Neymar’s header.

# mexico - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Guillermo Ochoa just produced the best save of the World Cup so far
# Good Hands
From The42
# Good Hands

Guillermo Ochoa just produced the best save of the World Cup so far

Jun 17th 2014, 8:45 PM 9,166 Views 9 Comments

He’s done well there.

# mexico - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Half-ton Mexican man, once the world's heaviest, dies aged 48
# Mexico
# Mexico

Half-ton Mexican man, once the world's heaviest, dies aged 48

May 27th 2014, 2:09 PM 30,675 Views 65 Comments

Manuel Uribe had slimmed down to about 867 pounds from over 1,200.