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Multiple people injured after car rams into crowd at mud racing event in Texas

At least eight people were hospitalized after a car plowed into a crowd at a mud racing event in Texas. At least eight people were hospitalized after a car plowed into a crowd at a mud racing event in Texas on Sunday, officials said. Three people were in critical condition and five others suffered non-life […]

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Miss Universe 2021: Mexico’s Andrea Meza wins the crown

Miss Mexico Andrea Meza was crowned the 69th Miss Universe during a three-hour televised competition held at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Hollywood in Florida. Sunday night marked the Miss Universe competition’s return to television, after the pageant was cancelled in 2020 for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic. Andrea Meza, […]

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Dozens killed, several injured after subway overpass collapses in Mexico City

A subway overpass collapsed on Monday night in Mexico City, sending the cars of a passenger train plunging to the ground and killing at least 23 people, the government said. At least 70 others were injured, officials said, and an unknown number remained trapped amid tilted train cars, tangled wires and twisted metal. The crash […]

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Four astronauts splash in the Gulf of Mexico off Florida after spending 6 months in space

Four astronauts have returned to Earth from the International Space Station, in what was Nasa’s first night-time landing in 53 years. The crew consist of three Nasa astronauts and one from Japan’s space agency Jaxa, who spent almost six months in space. They flew back in SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Resilience and splash-landed off Panama City, […]

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Biden cancels Trump’s border wall project that was using military funds for construction

The Biden administration on Friday said it was cancelling the construction of parts of former President Donald Trump’s border wall with Mexico that were being built using military funds, with the unused money being returned to the military. Trump declared a national emergency in 2019 in an effort to redirect funding to build a wall […]

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Liquid meth disguised in 9,360 cooking oil bottles seized at Melbourne port

A huge haul of liquid meth was seized by Australian federal police after customs agents uncovered about $80.7 million of the drug hidden inside a shipment of cooking oil bottles sent from Mexico. The slick drug-smuggling operation concealed the about 540kg of Mexican meth in a consignment of 9,360 canola oil bottles, which arrived in […]

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Migrant children arriving near US-Mexico border sees nine-fold increase: UNICEF

Mexico is seeing a nine-fold increase in the number of migrant children arriving since the beginning of the year, the United Nations child rights agency said, warning that many children are being held in overcrowded shelters near the country’s border with the United States. In a statement on Monday, UNICEF said the number of children […]

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Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala to deploy troops at borders to slow down migration

Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala have agreed to deploy troops at their borders to slow down the movement of migrants trying to get into the United States, a Biden administration official said on Monday. “We’ve secured agreements for them to put more troops on their own border,” Tyler Moran, a special assistant to President Joe Biden […]

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Mexico’s Covid-19 deaths 60% higher than previously reported

Mexico has published revised figures indicating that the number of deaths caused by coronavirus is 60% higher than previously reported. More than 321,000 people are now believed to have died from Covid-19 in the country. The revised toll places Mexico with the second highest number of Covid-related deaths in the world, after the US. President […]

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Biden Administration: New pictures show US border facility crowded with migrant children

The immigration policy of United States President Joe Biden has draw criticism on Monday after a series of pictures emerged of a crowded detention facility housing migrant children. Representative Henry Cuellar, a Democrat from Texas whose district is on the US-Mexico border, made the pictures public on Monday. The photos show migrant children, who had […]

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Gunmen ambush police convoy in central Mexico killing 13

Attackers ambushed a police convoy in central Mexico, killing eight state police officers and five prosecution investigators in a hail of gunfire, authorities said. The killing of the 13 law enforcement officers in the State of Mexico on Thursday was the country’s single biggest slaying of law enforcement since October 2019, when cartel gunmen ambushed […]

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‘World’s Largest Legal Market’: Mexico is all set to legalise cannabis

Mexico is on the verge of legalising cannabis after lawmakers voted to permit recreational use in a step towards curbing the power of the country’s drug cartels and the narcotics-related violence. The legislation backed by Mexican president Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador looks almost certain to be approved after a 316-129 vote in Mexico’s lower house. […]