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Ex-embassy worker suspected of sexually assaulting 24 women

Federal prosecutors say a former U.S. embassy worker in Mexico City is believed to have drugged and sexually assaulted as many as two dozen women.

Migrant caravan departs Mexico City and heads north

Thousands of Central American migrants were back on the move toward the U.S. border Saturday, after dedicated Mexico City metro trains whisked them to the outskirts of the capital and drivers began offering rides north.

Mexico airliner crashes and burns, but all aboard survive

An Aeromexico jetliner crashed while taking off during a severe storm in northern Mexico on Tuesday, smacking down in a field nearly intact then catching fire, but officials said everyone on board escaped alive.

13 killed in helicopter crash after Mexican quake

A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico, killing 13 people and injuring 15, all of them on the ground.

Mexico City’s Day of Dead parade honors quake rescuers

A raised fist made of helmets, pick axes and broken rubble rolled ahead of hundreds of walking skeletons, costumed dancers and flowery floats Saturday in Mexico City's Day of the Dead parade, which this year honored the 228 capital residents killed by a Sept. 19 earthquake.

World mayors pledge emissions-free cities by 2030

The mayors several major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030.

New earthquake, magnitude 6.1, shakes jittery Mexico

A strong new earthquake shook Mexico on Saturday, toppling already damaged homes and a highway bridge and causing new alarm in a country reeling from two even more powerful quakes this month that together have killed nearly 400 people.

Mexicans dig through collapsed buildings as quake kills 225

Helmeted workers labored throughout the day, sometimes calling for silence to listen for any voices from the wreckage in southern Mexico City.

7.1 magnitude quake kills at least 44 as buildings collapse in Mexico

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 44 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust and thousands fled into the streets in panic.

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Navassa discusses future of Police Department

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Infrastructure deal: Senate suddenly acts to take up bill

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