Relatives of two elderly persons arrested in Mexico town in Pampanga on Oct. 1 have gone to the Court of Appeals to seek their release after the police and military arrested them and accused them of being top communist leaders in a case that those arrested said was one of mistaken identity.
Prosecutors in the northern Mexico state of Sinaloa say two gunmen walked into a radio station and killed a local activist while he was broadcasting his weekly radio program.
Two gang hitmen have admitted to killing 17 of 43 students missing in southern Mexico since last week, a top prosecutor said Sunday.
Two Mexican soccer players were killed in a gun attack against their team bus in a spasm of violence that left four others dead in troubled Guerrero state, officials said Saturday.
Hurricane Odile destroyed wooden homes, flooded hotels and shut down airports in Mexico’s Baja California peninsula on Monday, sparking looting, marooning thousands of tourists and injuring some 135 people.