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#Mexico

From TheJournal.ie Anonymous tip leads Mexico police to 32 bodies and 4 human heads in mass graves Drug Wars

Anonymous tip leads Mexico police to 32 bodies and 4 human heads in mass graves

Drug cartels have been burying their victims in hidden graves across the country for years.

From TheJournal.ie Scientists now say there are two 'Russian doll' structures inside this Mayan pyramid Yucatan

Scientists now say there are two 'Russian doll' structures inside this Mayan pyramid

The discovery suggests that the Kulkulkan pyramid was built in three phases.

From TheJournal.ie Missing Mexican priest found alive with "notable signs of torture" Violent Crime

Missing Mexican priest found alive with "notable signs of torture"

Two priests have been killed in recent months in the eastern state of Veracruz.

From TheJournal.ie Trump says his border wall will be a fence "in certain parts", vows to deport three million Good Fences

Trump says his border wall will be a fence "in certain parts", vows to deport three million

“I’m very good at this, it’s called construction,” he tells CBS.

From The42 Trump win gives 'added layer' to USA against Mexico, says Bradley Rising Tensions

Trump win gives 'added layer' to USA against Mexico, says Bradley

Donald Trump’s election as president could cast the World Cup qualifier between USA and Mexico in a harsher light, says Michael Bradley.

From TheJournal.ie Day of the Dead: Mexico City mimics Spectre scene in a return to tradition Dia De Los Muertos This post contains images

Day of the Dead: Mexico City mimics Spectre scene in a return to tradition

The capital city procession was inspired by tradition – and the opening scene of the 2015 James Bond movie Spectre.

From TheJournal.ie The hunt to find the owners of urns found on the Mexico subway Remains Of The Dead

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Trump tells Mexican president border wall between Mexico and US would be 'mutually beneficial' Donald Trump

Trump tells Mexican president border wall between Mexico and US would be 'mutually beneficial'

The Republican nominee said they didn’t discuss who would pay for the wall.

From TheJournal.ie Break for the border: Donald Trump is going to Mexico today Visiting The Neighbours

Break for the border: Donald Trump is going to Mexico today

Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto had invited both US Presidential candidates.

From TheJournal.ie Mexican police 'gunned down 22 civilians during drug raid' Planted Weapons

Mexican police 'gunned down 22 civilians during drug raid'

It has been called one of the bloodiest battles in Mexico’s decade-long campaign against drug gangs.

From TheJournal.ie Son of notorious drug lord 'El Chapo' kidnapped in Mexican resort city Guzman Salazar

Son of notorious drug lord 'El Chapo' kidnapped in Mexican resort city

Gunmen in pickup trucks abducted six men in what is thought to be a settling of scores between rival drug cartels.

From TheJournal.ie Armed men abduct up to 16 people from popular tourist destination in Mexico Puerto Vallarta

Armed men abduct up to 16 people from popular tourist destination in Mexico

The group was taken from an upscale restaurant in Puerto Vallarta.

From TheJournal.ie Mexican drug lord 'The Devil' arrested just before plastic surgery El Diablo

Mexican drug lord 'The Devil' arrested just before plastic surgery

‘El Diablo’ and his associates were arrested by Mexican troops without firing a shot.

From The42 Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights Head To Head

Ireland v Mexico: Frampton/Santa Cruz only the latest in a long history of fights

In anticipation of this weekend’s big fight, we take a look back at some of the most notable fights between both countries.

From TheJournal.ie Drug probe after eight shark fishermen from the same family are massacred Mexico

Drug probe after eight shark fishermen from the same family are massacred

Last week, the navy recovered 900 kg of cocaine floating off the coast.

From TheJournal.ie 'You are going to jail coz you're a stupid f***ing whore': Raped, tortured and beaten by their protectors Torture

'You are going to jail coz you're a stupid f***ing whore': Raped, tortured and beaten by their protectors

Mexican women have suffered abuse at the hands of police, army and navy forces after their (often unjustified) arrests.

From TheJournal.ie Protesters holding Mexican flags storm Trump golf course in Scotland Stop The Hating

Protesters holding Mexican flags storm Trump golf course in Scotland

The group were holding signs reading ‘Love Trumps hate’ and ‘Stop the hating’.

From TheJournal.ie Six dead, hundreds injured after gunmen open fire on Mexican teachers' protest Oaxaca

Six dead, hundreds injured after gunmen open fire on Mexican teachers' protest

The protest was against educational reform.

From The42 Holders Chile make big statement by putting 7 past Mexico in Copa America quarter-final Magnificent 7 This post contains videos

Holders Chile make big statement by putting 7 past Mexico in Copa America quarter-final

Hoffenheim’s Eduardo Vargas netted four times.

From TheJournal.ie The town dying because the world stopped using its footballs Football Crazy

The town dying because the world stopped using its footballs

Hundreds work in Chichihualco, a town famous for hand-stitching colourful footballs.

From The42 Mesmeric dribble beating 5 men saves a point for Mexico in Copa America Jesus Walks

Mesmeric dribble beating 5 men saves a point for Mexico in Copa America

Chicharito did well to get out of the way.

From TheJournal.ie Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself The Great Escape

Mexican footballer beat his kidnapper up in order to free himself

He threatened and beat his captor while on the phone, demanding to be told where they were.

From TheJournal.ie Olympiakos footballer rescued after being kidnapped in Mexico Alan Pulido

Olympiakos footballer rescued after being kidnapped in Mexico

Alan Pulido was reportedly kidnapped by armed men yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Mexico is struggling to save the world's smallest porpoise Vanishing Vaquita

Mexico is struggling to save the world's smallest porpoise

The five-foot sea creatures are being caught as bycatch in illegal fishing nets.

From TheJournal.ie Underground drug tunnel into the US from Mexico discovered beneath bin Tunnel Of Drugs

Underground drug tunnel into the US from Mexico discovered beneath bin

The tunnel was equipped with a rail system and an elevator hidden in a closet in a Mexican house.

From TheJournal.ie Three workers injured in explosion at oil facility in Mexico Coatzacoalcos

Three workers injured in explosion at oil facility in Mexico

The evacuation of hundreds of people has taken place.

From TheJournal.ie Irish dad and Kiwi partner stranded in Mexico with their surrogate babies Fundraising Appeal

Irish dad and Kiwi partner stranded in Mexico with their surrogate babies

Friends of a gay couple have appealed for funds to help bring their newborn babies home.

From TheJournal.ie This Mexican island populated entirely with decomposing dolls is TERRIFYING Help Us And Save Us

This Mexican island populated entirely with decomposing dolls is TERRIFYING

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

From TheJournal.ie Drug lord El Chapo snuck into the US twice while on the run, daughter claims On The Lam

Drug lord El Chapo snuck into the US twice while on the run, daughter claims

She claims that while a fugitive from the law, Guzman crossed the border twice to visit family, with the help of politicians.

From TheJournal.ie Watch Ted Cruz describe how he will deport illegal Irish immigrants from the US Tommy O’Malley This post contains videos

Watch Ted Cruz describe how he will deport illegal Irish immigrants from the US

Donald Trump’s rival pulled no punches on the topic.

From TheJournal.ie Aquariums, saunas and a pub found in Mexican prison Topo Chico

Aquariums, saunas and a pub found in Mexican prison

49 people were killed in the prison on Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump's latest target? Pope Francis Mexico

Donald Trump's latest target? Pope Francis

Trump thinks the pontiff doesn’t understand America’s problems.

From TheJournal.ie 49 people have died in an enormous prison brawl in Mexico Topo Chico

49 people have died in an enormous prison brawl in Mexico

The prisoners involved fought with sticks and blades and ignited a fire. 12 others were injured, five of them seriously.

From TheJournal.ie Gun massacre at teen's birthday party in Mexican drug war capital Michoacan

Gun massacre at teen's birthday party in Mexican drug war capital

Eleven people were shot dead at the party.

From TheJournal.ie Video footage shows violent raid on safe house of drug lord 'El Chapo' Mexico

Video footage shows violent raid on safe house of drug lord 'El Chapo'

Marines found a tunnel that led to Mexico’s storm sewer.

From TheJournal.ie Sean Penn met with El Chapo in a jungle for an exclusive interview Drug Lord

Sean Penn met with El Chapo in a jungle for an exclusive interview

The meeting eventually led to the drug lord’s capture.

From TheJournal.ie Recaptured Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' wanted to make a film about himself Biopic This post contains videos

Recaptured Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' wanted to make a film about himself

Joaquin Guzman had even contacted actresses and producers.

From TheJournal.ie Headless hippo found at Mexico ranch Hippopotamus

Headless hippo found at Mexico ranch

The nine-year-old hippo was found headless and skinned.

From TheJournal.ie Trump ad footage of 'Mexicans storming US border' is actually from Morocco Totally On Purpose This post contains videos

Trump ad footage of 'Mexicans storming US border' is actually from Morocco

His campaign manager’s response? “No s***.”

From TheJournal.ie 'Affluenza' teen who killed four people in crash caught after ordering a Domino's pizza On The Run

'Affluenza' teen who killed four people in crash caught after ordering a Domino's pizza

Ethan Couch remains in Mexico, while his mother arrived back in the US today.