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 9 months | Police helicopter shot down in western Mexico, killing 4

              A police helicopter has crashed in Mexico's western state of Michoacán after it came under fire from members of a criminal group, killing four people, the region's governor says. One police officer survived the crash. (more)   

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 1 yr | Mexico earthquake: Strong tremor hits near Pinotepa Nacional in Oaxaca

              A strongly earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.7 has struck near the city of Pinotepa Nacional in the southwestern state of Oaxaca, with shaking felt as far away as Mexico City, seismologists and residents say. (more)   



 1 yr | At least 10 killed, 27 injured in Mexican bus crash

              At least 10 people were killed and 27 injured after a passenger bus crashed into a truck in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua. The crash occurred at 05:40 (11:40 GMT) on the highway to Villa Ahumada. Authorities have yet to clarify the cause of the accident.   

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 1 yr | Mexico earthquake: Strong earthquake hits off Chiapas and Guatemala

              A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.2 has struck the Pacific Ocean just off the southern Mexican state of Chiapas and Guatemala, seismologists say. No tsunami warnings have been issued. (more)   



 1 yr | Pope Francis becomes irritated after Mexican well-wishers pull hard at his sleeve

              Pope Francis became irritated after well-wishers in a crowd pulled hard at his sleeve on Feb. 16 in Mexico. In the footage, it appears that he nearly fell onto a man in a wheelchair. "Don't be selfish," Pope Francis said.   

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 1 yr | Pope Francis to visit Mexican gang-infested heartland

              Pope Francis takes his Mexican tour to the country's gang-infested heartland on Tuesday to bolster a message of peace and reconciliation in the face of a decade of bloodletting that the government has been unable to stop.   

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 1 yr | Mexico earthquake: Strong tremor strikes off Tomatlan and Cihuatlan in Jalisco

              A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6 has struck off Mexico's Pacific coast, southwest of Tomatlan and Cihuatlan, seismologists say. No tsunami warnings have been issued. (more)   

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 1 yr | Actor Sean Penn regrets fallout from article on “El Chapo”

              Actor Sean Penn regrets the fallout from his Rolling Stone article on Mexican kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, which was aimed at discussing the drug war, Penn said in an interview released Friday with journalist and talk show host Charlie Rose. "I have a regret that the entire discussion about this article ignores its purpose, which was to try to contribute to this discussion about the policy on the War on Drugs," said Penn. Guzman was recaptured last week, six months after a prison break through a tunnel in his cell floor. 


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 1 yr | Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán recaptured after 6 months

              Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, the leader of the powerful Sinaloa drug cartel and Mexico's most wanted man, has been recaptured after he escaped from a prison six months ago, authorities say. (more)   

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 1 yr | “Affluenza teen” and mom detained in Mexican resort town

              Ethan Couch, the "affluenza" teen who killed four people while driving drunk is now in police custody. Couch and his mom, who have been on the run for weeks, were located and detained Monday evening in a beachside neighborhood of the Pacific Coast resort city of Puerto Vallarta. They have been handed over to Mexican authorities for deportation.   

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