A drug kingpin in Mexico is being named as Chicago’s public enemy No 1 — a label first given to gangster Al Capone and one that hasn’t been used since the 1930s.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2013
A nine-year-old girl has given birth in western Mexico and police say they are looking for the alleged father, a 17-year-old.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2013
Mexico is suspending tariffs on egg imports to counter a shortage and sudden price increase that has followed an outbreak of the bird flu virus.
Thu, 23 Aug, 2012
A strong earthquake struck off the coast of Mexico today.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2012
The Irish couples ensnared in an apparent illegal adoption ring in western Mexico thought they were involved in a legal process and are devastated by allegations organisers were trafficking in children, the families said.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2012
Eleven Irish couples are being questioned by police in Mexico investigating alleged child trafficking.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2012
A GUN battle between rival drug gangs in western Mexico has left 29 men dead.
Fri, 27 May, 2011
A gun battle between rival drug gangs in western Mexico has left 29 men dead.
Thu, 26 May, 2011
At least 13 people were killed today after gunmen opened fire at a car wash in western Mexico, officials said.
Wed, 27 Oct, 2010
Gunmen burst into a party in western Mexico and killed eight youths and left another person wounded.
Sat, 13 Mar, 2010
A bus carrying tourists – including passengers of a US flight from Phoenix - crashed in western Mexico this morning, killing at least 17 and injuring 14, authorities said.
Sun, 16 Sep, 2007
Hurricane Felix rapidly strengthened into a dangerous Category 5 storm as it headed through the Caribbean Sea towards Central America, where forecasters said it could make landfall with “potentially catastrophic” effect.
Mon, 03 Sep, 2007
Hurricane Felix gathered strength early today and became a Category 2 storm, the US National Hurricane Center said. It was forecast to pass just north of the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba.
Sun, 02 Sep, 2007
Weather forecasters have predicted Hurricane Emily will hover over Mexico for the next three days bringing strong winds and floods to some of the country's top holidays resorts.
Sun, 17 Jul, 2005
An explosion inside the ever-smouldering summit of western Mexico’s Volcano of Fire sent ash and gases nearly three miles into the sky late yesterday, but did not cause any immediate evacuations.
Wed, 06 Jul, 2005
A truck collided with a bus on a main road in western Mexico, killing at least 12 people.
Sat, 14 Aug, 2004
US Treasury Secretary John Snow has appealed to finance ministers from 19 other countries to donate money to rebuild war-torn Iraq.
Mon, 27 Oct, 2003
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