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Mexico seeks culprits in rape of 6 Spaniards

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Police patrol on the beach outside a home after masked armed men broke into the home in Acapulco, Mexico, Tuesday Feb. 5, 2013. According to the mayor of Acapulco, five masked men burst into the house that Spanish tourists had rented on the outskirts of Acapulco, in a low-key area near the beach, and held a group of six Spanish men and one Mexican woman at gunpoint, while they raped the six Spanish women before dawn on Monday. (AP Photo/Bernandino Hernandez)

Authorities have information they hope will lead them to the gang of armed, masked men who raped six Spanish tourists in the Mexican resort of Acapulco, the attorney general in the southern state of Guerrero said.

Posted: February 6th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

In Mexico, New Agers hope Dec. 21 brings new era

People gather in front of the Kukulkan Pyramid in Chichen Itza, Mexico, Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. American seer Star Johnsen-Moser led a whooping, dancing, drum-beating ceremony Thursday in the heart of Mayan territory to consult several of the life-sized crystal skulls, which adherents claim were passed down by the ancient Maya. (AP Photo/Israel Leal)

Doomsday hour is here, at least in much of the world, and so still are we.

Posted: December 21st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

6th graders made porn video at Mexican school


Authorities in Mexico’s Gulf coast state of Campeche said Wednesday they are investigating how a porn video was made by sixth-graders inside their school.

Posted: May 10th, 2012 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Mexican mayor slain ahead of elections

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The mayor of La Piedad was handing out campaign fliers outside a fast-food restaurant when a black SUV pulled up, a hand holding a pistol appeared at its window, and he went down with a shot.

Posted: November 4th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Woman decapitated in Mexico for web posting


A woman’s decapitated body has been found in the Mexican border city of Nuevo Laredo, with a sign saying she was killed for her postings on a social networking site.

Posted: September 25th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »