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Powerful Earthquake In Mexico Kills At Least 32

One of the most powerful earthquakes ever to strike Mexico has hit off its southern Pacific coast, killing at least 32 people, toppling houses, government offices and businesses while sending panicked people into the streets more than 650 miles (1,000 kilometers) away. Read more

Powerful Earthquake Hits Mexico’s Coast

A Magen David Adom (MDA) paramedic Chiko Hadad who is currently visiting Mexico spoke about Friday’s earthquake. Read more

Teenager Charged For Smuggling Tiger He Said He Bought In Mexico Into California

A California teenager was arrested for trying to smuggle a tiger cub into the United States from Mexico Wednesday morning. Read more

Border Agents Watch As Drone Flies 13 Pounds of Meth Into US

A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds of methamphetamine from Mexico, an unusually large seizure for what is still a novel technique to bring illegal drugs into the United States, authorities said Friday. Read more

Mexico City – Mexican Cop Behind El Chapo’s Arrest Sent To US For Safety

A Mexican federal police officer who captured drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in northwest Mexico last year was moved for his own safety to a posting at the Mexican embassy in Washington, DC, according to two Mexican law enforcement sources. Read more

10,000 Gallons of Bad Booze Seized From Mexican Resorts

Authorities in Mexico have seized 10,000 gallons of illicit alcohol from a manufacturer supplying booze to popular resorts and shut down operations at two locations in Cancun and Playa del Carmen, according to reports. Read more

Warning: Tainted Alcohol Served By 5-Star Resorts In Mexico Is Causing American Deaths

The scene at the swim-up bar at the Mexican resort where Abbey Conner was pulled listless from the pool in January was full of young tourists last month when an attorney hired by Conner’s family showed up. Read more

American Dies At 5-Star Resort In Mexico and Family Searching For Answers

A Wisconsin family is desperately searching for answers after their 20-year-old daughter died under mysterious circumstances at a five-star resort during a family vacation earlier this year in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Read more

Ultra-Orthodox Cult Leader Drowns In Mexico

Rabbi Shlomo Erez Helbrans, 55, leader of the “Lev Tahor” (“Pure Heart”) ultra-Orthodox sect, was found drowned in a river in the Mexican state of Chiapas on Friday, according to local media. Read more

Mexico To Ask FBI For Help In Journalist Spying Probe

Mexico City – The Mexican attorney general’s office said it would ask the US Federal Bureau of Investigation for help probing allegations that the government spied on journalists and activists. Read more