Jun 4, 2016

Fetus, two children among 117 bodies in Mexico mass grave

A fetus, a 2-year-old boy and a 7-year-old girl were among 117 human remains recovered from a mass grave made by Mexican authorities in 2014, officials said Friday. It took 12 days for forensic experts to dig the pit in the central state of ...

Mexican soccer star Pulido rescued after kidnapping

May 30, 2016

Mexican soccer star Pulido rescued after kidnapping

Mexican police have rescued kidnapped soccer player Alan Pulido, who appeared with a bandaged hand at a brief press conference Monday to declare that he was fine. Police and other officials said Pulido, a 25-year-old forward with Greek soccer club Olympiakos, was freed in ...

Mexico prosecutor confirms soccer star Alan Pulido was kidnapped

May 30, 2016

Mexico prosecutor confirms soccer star Alan Pulido was kidnapped

Federal and state forces mounted an operation Sunday to find kidnapped Mexican soccer star Alan Pulido, who was abducted in the crime-plagued northern border state of Tamaulipas. The 25-year-old Pulido is a forward for Olympiacos of Greece and was part of Mexico’s 2014 World ...

Scientists drill into crater at sea for dino clues

May 28, 2016

Scientists drill into crater at sea for dino clues

Sharks swim around a platform off Mexico’s east coast as scientists drill deep into the ocean floor, extracting the remains of the asteroid widely blamed for the demise of the dinosaurs. Some 30 meters (98 feet) above the ocean floor, the researchers pull out ...

May 23, 2016

Veracruz nightclub shootings leave six dead

A total of six men were killed early Sunday in shootings at two nightclubs in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, authorities said. The state prosecutor’s office said three gunmen opened fire from the deejay’s booth at four men sitting at a table in ...