Investigators in Mexico comb gully for remains of missing students

Oct 29, 2014

Investigators in Mexico comb gully for remains of missing students

Forensic experts combed a gully in southern Mexico on Tuesday for the remains of 43 missing students, as frustration mounted among relatives of both the disappeared and the detained for the lack of answers more than a month into the investigation. Workers in protective ...

Mexico codex exhibit sheds light on death of Aztec emperor Moctezuma

Oct 22, 2014

Mexico codex exhibit sheds light on death of Aztec emperor Moctezuma

Mexico’s largest exhibit of Mesoamerican manuscripts features a codex made of fig tree bark suggesting that Aztec emperor Moctezuma was slain by a Spanish conquistador with a sword. The piece is among 44 codices made by several pre-Columbian populations — including the Mayas, Purepechas ...

Japan tops Jamaica for first victory under Aguirre

Oct 10, 2014

Japan tops Jamaica for first victory under Aguirre

Javier Aguirre won his first game as Japan manager but in a less than impressive 1-0 victory over Jamaica in a friendly on Friday. Wasteful Japan was comfortably the better side but only reached the scoreboard through an early Nyron Nosworthy own goal on ...

Oct 10, 2014

New mass graves found in case of missing Mexican students

The case of 43 Mexican students missing since an attack by gang-linked police took another grim turn Thursday with the discovery of new mass graves where suspects said some were buried. Four new suspects took investigators to the site of the four pits, 200 ...

Oct 10, 2014

Mexico arrests Juarez drug cartel leader

Mexican police have captured suspected Juarez drug cartel leader Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, whose gang engaged in turf wars that have left thousands of people dead, authorities said Thursday. Carrillo Fuentes, alias “El Viceroy,” was arrested by federal police in Torreon, a city in the ...