Truck slams into Mexico pilgrim procession; 24 dead

Jul 31, 2015

Truck slams into Mexico pilgrim procession; 24 dead

At least 24 people, including four children, were killed when a truck plowed into pilgrims after its brakes failed in Mexico, authorities said Thursday as the driver fled the scene of the tragedy. More than 20 other people were injured following Wednesday afternoon’s accident ...

Video shows drug lord Guzman's daring escape

Jul 15, 2015

Video shows drug lord Guzman's daring escape

Mexico’s government released a video Tuesday showing fugitive drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman going into his prison cell’s shower and bending down behind a short dividing wall before disappearing. While Guzman paced back and forth several times between the bathroom area and his ...

Hurricane Dolores strengthens over Pacific

Jul 15, 2015

Hurricane Dolores strengthens over Pacific

Hurricane Dolores was beginning to develop an eye as it strengthened off Mexico’s southwest coast Tuesday evening. The hurricane’s maximum sustained winds increased slightly to near 85 mph (140 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Dolores was expected to become a major hurricane ...