Stories tagged: Mexico City
Mon., April 10, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Building under construction collapses in Mexico City, killing six
Part of a building under construction collapsed in Mexico City on Monday, trapping workers underneath concrete slabs and leaving at least six people dead and nine injured, an official said.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:52 a.m.
Mexico City subway, U.N. use genitals in anti-harassment ads
How do you bring home to men the discomfort and disgust caused by sexual harassment on the subway?
Sun., Feb. 12, 2017, 4:44 p.m.
Thousands march in Mexico to demand respect, reject Trump
About 20,000 people staged a march through Mexico’s capital Sunday demanding respect for their country and its migrants in the face of perceived hostility from the administration of U.S. President …
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016, 6:25 p.m.
Texans urged to stay in room, not eat room service in Mexico
Houston Texans players are being advised by the team not to leave the hotel and not to order room service during their trip to Mexico City for Monday night’s game …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 12:20 p.m.
FBI flies 2007 murder suspect to Tacoma after 9 years on run
A suspect in a 2007 drive-by killing of a victim who was in the wrong place at the wrong time has been brought back to Tacoma from Mexico after nine …
Thu., July 28, 2016, 5:35 p.m.
NFL: Raiders vs Texans in Mexico City sells out in minutes
The NFL says the Nov. 21 Monday night game in Mexico City between the Oakland Raiders and the Houston Texans has sold out within minutes.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 4:29 p.m.
Mexico City declares 3rd day of traffic cuts over high smog
Mexico City is ordering 40 percent of cars and trucks to stay off the streets Thursday, extending for a third day a traffic cutback aimed at lessening pollution.
Wed., April 6, 2016, 10:18 a.m.
Smog-alert car ban jams metro, buses in Mexico City
Mexico City residents are packing buses and subway cars, and many are walking or biking to work because authorities have barred millions of vehicles from the streets due to a …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 4:21 p.m.
Mexico City temporarily restricts all cars after smog alert
Metropolitan authorities on Wednesday temporarily ordered all cars to remain idle one day a week in response to this notoriously smoggy capital’s worst air-quality crisis in over a decade.
Fri., March 18, 2016, 11:21 a.m.
After worst smog in 11 years, Mexico City braces for more
Choking smog returned to the skies of Mexico City this week at levels not seen in more than a decade, prompting fears of more eye-watering days to come as efforts …
Thu., April 17, 2014, 1:15 p.m.
Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez dead at 87
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America’s passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico …
Fri., April 20, 2012, 9:09 a.m.
Volcano spews ash near Mexico City
XALITZINTLA, Mexico — A 17,886-foot volcano outside Mexico City exhaled dozens of towering plumes of ash and shot fragments of glowing rock a half-mile down its slopes this morning, frightening …