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# mexico-city - Today’s News

'I used to be able to run 5km but for a while, a ten-minute walk was a struggle': The week in quotes
# Say That Again
# Say That Again

'I used to be able to run 5km but for a while, a ten-minute walk was a struggle': The week in quotes

5 minutes ago 389 Views 0 Comments

Here’s what was said and who said what this week.

Are people actually leaving Dublin now that they can work remotely?
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

Are people actually leaving Dublin now that they can work remotely?

5 minutes ago 448 Views 0 Comments

Estate agents are reporting an increased interest from Dublin dwellers looking to move out of the capital.

Another mixed day for Roche and Martin as Ganna holds leader's jersey at Giro d'Italia
# Day 2
From The42
# Day 2

Another mixed day for Roche and Martin as Ganna holds leader's jersey at Giro d'Italia

21 minutes ago 250 Views 0 Comments

Tim Merlier won a sprint finish for the second stage of the event.

Fishing vessel caught in difficulty off coast of Kinsale rescued this afternoon
# Sea Rescue
# Sea Rescue

Fishing vessel caught in difficulty off coast of Kinsale rescued this afternoon

29 minutes ago 2,020 Views 1 Comment

The vessel got into difficulty after its hull was breached in bad conditions and it began to take on water.

AstraZeneca vaccine order renewal 'remains to be seen' says EU
# EU VS AZ
# EU VS AZ

AstraZeneca vaccine order renewal 'remains to be seen' says EU

58 minutes ago 7,782 Views 12 Comments

The EU last month launched legal action against the pharmaceutical giant for vaccine delivery shortfalls.

Irish duo combine for late goal but St Mirren suffer Scottish Cup semi-final heartbreak
# End Of The Line
From The42
# End Of The Line

Irish duo combine for late goal but St Mirren suffer Scottish Cup semi-final heartbreak

59 minutes ago 1,672 Views 0 Comments

Connor McCarthy applied the finish after receiving an assist from Jamie McGrath.

Cork strike five goals as they win high-scoring hurling league clash against Waterford From The42

Cork strike five goals as they win high-scoring hurling league clash against Waterford

59 minutes ago 6,963 Views 10 Comments

Three late goals pushed Cork clear for victory.

Coronavirus: Two deaths and 514 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: Two deaths and 514 new cases confirmed in Ireland

1 hour ago 42,503 Views 55 Comments

The figures were released by NPHET in a statement.

Chelsea thrash Reading to retain Women’s Super League title
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Chelsea thrash Reading to retain Women’s Super League title

1 hour ago 1,391 Views 1 Comment

It was the quadruple-chasing Blues’ second piece of silverware this season.

# mexico-city - Tuesday 4 May, 2021

Mexico's president promises full probe after 23 die in metro accident
# Mexico City
# Mexico City

Mexico's president promises full probe after 23 die in metro accident

Updated Tue 7:50 PM 24,980 Views 3 Comments

Nearly 80 others received hospital treatment following the accident.

# mexico-city - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Two people killed in Mexico rollercoaster crash
# LA FERIA
# LA FERIA

Two people killed in Mexico rollercoaster crash

Sep 29th 2019, 8:21 AM 23,314 Views 2 Comments

Early reports suggest a mechanical problem caused the carriage to become detached from the ride.

# mexico-city - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Iconic Mexico City monument graffitied with anti-rape slogans by 'glitter protesters'
# Angel Of Independence
# Angel Of Independence

Iconic Mexico City monument graffitied with anti-rape slogans by 'glitter protesters'

Aug 18th 2019, 11:26 AM 20,381 Views 3 Comments

Phrases like “They don’t take care of us” cover the Angel of Independence, while “rapists” was scrawled on a police station.

# mexico-city - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Gunmen dressed as mariachi band killed three people in a Mexico City downtown square
# Plaza Garibaldi
# Plaza Garibaldi

Gunmen dressed as mariachi band killed three people in a Mexico City downtown square

Sep 15th 2018, 11:30 AM 9,846 Views 15 Comments

Three assailants carried out the shooting in a square popular with tourists.

# mexico-city - Friday 22 September, 2017

'Frida Sofia' - the young girl trapped beneath rubble in Mexico City - never existed
# Earthquake
# Earthquake

'Frida Sofia' - the young girl trapped beneath rubble in Mexico City - never existed

Sep 22nd 2017, 9:41 AM 31,468 Views 32 Comments

“We are certain that she was not real,” a top officer in the Mexican marines told reporters.

# mexico-city - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges
# Quake
# Quake

At least 42 dead as earthquake hits Mexico City and destroys buildings and bridges

Sep 19th 2017, 9:59 PM 13,182 Views 7 Comments

The US Geological Survey put the quake’s magnitude at 7.1.

# mexico-city - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market

Dec 21st 2016, 7:17 AM 13,879 Views 2 Comments

The blast was said to be caused by “six pyrotechnic explosions”.

# mexico-city - Saturday 15 October, 2016

The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway
# Remains Of The Dead
# Remains Of The Dead

The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway

Oct 15th 2016, 6:15 PM 8,328 Views 3 Comments

The man trying to reunite them with their owners is Donovan Alvarado.

# mexico-city - Saturday 12 March, 2016

This Mexican island populated entirely with decomposing dolls is TERRIFYING
# Help Us And Save Us
# Help Us And Save Us

This Mexican island populated entirely with decomposing dolls is TERRIFYING

Mar 12th 2016, 8:30 PM 36,436 Views 36 Comments

La Isla de las Muñecas (island of the dolls) is located just outside Mexico City.

# mexico-city - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015
# Pics Of The Year
# Pics Of The Year

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015

Dec 30th 2015, 8:30 PM 62,076 Views 47 Comments

From Paris to Tunisia, from the marriage referendum to the migrant crisis, here are all of the best photos of this year.

# mexico-city - Friday 27 November, 2015

Passengers treated for 'nervous crisis' after landing wheel collapses on runway
# Mexico City
# Mexico City

Passengers treated for 'nervous crisis' after landing wheel collapses on runway

Nov 27th 2015, 8:28 AM 16,209 Views 14 Comments

No one was injured in the incident.

# mexico-city - Monday 18 May, 2015

Five children detained over murder of 6-year-old boy
# Murder
# Murder

Five children detained over murder of 6-year-old boy

May 18th 2015, 5:43 PM 36,914 Views 18 Comments

The boy was found in a shallow grave by a stream on Saturday.

# mexico-city - Friday 30 January, 2015

Two babies and a nurse killed after gas truck blows up outside children's hospital
# Mexico
# Mexico

Two babies and a nurse killed after gas truck blows up outside children's hospital

Jan 30th 2015, 8:10 AM 13,250 Views 1 Comment

There were at least nine more babies on the injured list.

# mexico-city - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Mexico orders mayor's arrest over 43 missing students
# Attack
# Attack

Mexico orders mayor's arrest over 43 missing students

Oct 23rd 2014, 9:10 AM 6,642 Views 1 Comment

The arrest has been ordered of the mayor of of Iguala, where 6 people died and 43 students disappeared after clashing with police last month.

# mexico-city - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Turns out you didn't need to pass a driving test in Mexico City...until now
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

Turns out you didn't need to pass a driving test in Mexico City...until now

Jul 15th 2014, 10:45 PM 10,006 Views 11 Comments

Mexico’s roads are among the most dangerous in the world, nearly 50 people a day died last year.

# mexico-city - Friday 18 April, 2014

Mexico City hit by magnitude 7.5 earthquake
# Powerful
# Powerful

Mexico City hit by magnitude 7.5 earthquake

Apr 18th 2014, 4:25 PM 10,925 Views 5 Comments

The quake’s epicenter was 19 miles northwest of Tecpan.

# mexico-city - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Mexican archaeologists find Aztec dog skull displayed like a human sacrifice
# Aztec Dog
# Aztec Dog

Mexican archaeologists find Aztec dog skull displayed like a human sacrifice

Jan 2nd 2014, 7:00 AM 15,895 Views 10 Comments

The dog skull looks like it was displayed on a skull rack usually reserved for the severed heads of captured warriors from rival groups.

# mexico-city - Thursday 5 December, 2013

NBA game evacuated after smoke engulfs arena
# Basketball
From The42
# Basketball

NBA game evacuated after smoke engulfs arena

Dec 5th 2013, 11:41 AM 1,961 Views 0 Comments

The meeting of the San Antonio Spurs and the Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico City had to be cancelled due to the incident.

# mexico-city - Monday 13 May, 2013

Two arrested after Malcolm X grandson beaten to death
# Investigation
# Investigation

Two arrested after Malcolm X grandson beaten to death

May 13th 2013, 10:30 PM 25,407 Views 29 Comments

Malcolm Shabazz, 29, was found lying in the street in front of a bar in Mexico City.

# mexico-city - Thursday 31 January, 2013

Archaeologists puzzled by discovery of 150 skulls in central Mexico
# Mexico
# Mexico

Archaeologists puzzled by discovery of 150 skulls in central Mexico

Jan 31st 2013, 9:52 PM 12,379 Views 30 Comments

The skulls were found away from any pyramid or temple complex, and date to an era where no major civilisation flourished.

# mexico-city - Monday 19 November, 2012

Lord of the flights: Streaking, drinking and mayhem on the Rihanna plane
# Rihannair
From The Daily Edge
# Rihannair

Lord of the flights: Streaking, drinking and mayhem on the Rihanna plane

Nov 19th 2012, 12:02 PM 2,335 Views 2 Comments

The journalists who are following the popstar on her seven day concert bender have started to lose it…

# mexico-city - Friday 26 October, 2012

Do these 11 photos of clowns freak you out?
# Scary
From The Daily Edge
# Scary

Do these 11 photos of clowns freak you out?

Oct 26th 2012, 10:51 AM 975 Views 0 Comments

The eyes. THE EYES.

# mexico-city - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Why did the Mexican police shoot at a US government vehicle?
# US-Mexico Relations
# US-Mexico Relations

Why did the Mexican police shoot at a US government vehicle?

Aug 25th 2012, 3:19 PM 10,052 Views 19 Comments

Two US diplomats were injured in the incident yesterday which is now being investigated by both countries and has left many questions unanswered.

# mexico-city - Monday 2 July, 2012

Mexico elects new president Enrique Pena Nieto
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexico elects new president Enrique Pena Nieto

Jul 2nd 2012, 11:39 AM 3,355 Views 13 Comments

The election sees the Institutional Revolutionary Party, which ruled Mexico with an iron fist for 71 years, returned to power.

Property Mag – #335 – May ’21

Property Mag – #335 – May ’21

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# mexico-city - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Greece and firewalls: Europe tops G20 finance ministers' agenda
# G20
# G20

Greece and firewalls: Europe tops G20 finance ministers' agenda

Feb 25th 2012, 7:27 PM 2,180 Views 22 Comments

“We still have to build the mother of all firewalls,” warned the head of the OECD at the meeting in Mexico City.

# mexico-city - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Real life: 9 of the most daring robberies of all time
# True Story
From The Daily Edge
# True Story

Real life: 9 of the most daring robberies of all time

Jan 28th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,583 Views 10 Comments

They may sounds like Ocean’s 14 to 22 sequels but these heists aren’t in the movies…they actually happened.

# mexico-city - Friday 11 November, 2011

Mexico's interior minister dies in helicopter crash
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexico's interior minister dies in helicopter crash

Nov 11th 2011, 7:30 PM 232 Views 5 Comments

Francisco Blake Mora, who was the government’s strongman on the country’s violent drugs war, was among the eight victims of a helicopter crash outside Mexico City today.

# mexico-city - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Drugs gang drops severed heads near military camp in Mexico City
# Mexico
# Mexico

Drugs gang drops severed heads near military camp in Mexico City

Oct 4th 2011, 11:25 AM 788 Views 9 Comments

Two severed heads were found near a military camp in Mexico City with a note from a local drugs gang.

# mexico-city - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Mexican man 'raped captive teen girls for seven years'
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexican man 'raped captive teen girls for seven years'

Sep 8th 2011, 8:46 AM 2,118 Views 16 Comments

A man in Mexico City is arrested on suspicion of imprisoning and raping two teenagers, killing one and fathering five children.