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Murders hit record high in Mexico

Mexico City (AFP) - Mexico registered a record number of murders last month, officials said, underlining the country's struggles to deal with the horrific violence surrounding the multi-billion-dollar narcotics trade. There were 2,186 homicides in May, said a report from the National Publ...


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Millions of Gallons of Mexican Waste Threaten US Border Patrol Agents

Millions of gallons of toxic chemicals and raw sewage are being dumped by Mexico into the Tijuana River, surrounding valleys and U.S. beaches at the U.S.-Mexico border, sickening border patrol agents, but those on the front lines say the U.S. has done little to force Mexico to l...


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7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Jills at Least 44 in Mexico

A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck near Mexico City Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least 44 people and leaving multiple people reportedly trapped in collapsed buildings. Mexico State Gov. Alfredo del Mazo said the q...


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Oklahoma Man Kidnaps Stepdaughter, Keeps Her as Sex Slave for 19 Years

An Oklahoma man accused of holding his stepdaughter captive for nearly two decades and repeatedly raping her has been arrested, according to the district attorney in the case. Henri Michele Piette, 62, is accused of keeping his stepdaughter captive for ...


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