An American college student was one of five people killed when a gunman attacked a Mexican nightclub. Eighteen-year-old Alejandra Villanueva died in the chaotic stampede early Monday as people rushed to escape from the gunfire at a music festival in Playa del Carmen. At least four Americans are among more than a dozen people hurt. Carter Evans reports.
Mexican authorities said Tuesday they are investigating whether extortion, street-level drug sales or a murder plot was the motive behind a shooting at an electronic music festival at a Caribbean resort town that left three foreigners and two Mexicans dead. The attorney general of Quintana...
While authorities investigate what set off a deadly shooting at an electronic music festival event, residents said it came amid a growing and increasingly open drug scene in this resort town that has long been spared the violence of Mexico's cartel wars.
Roberto Martinez told NBC News that his sister, Alejandra Villanueva, was killed in the attack at the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa Del Carmen. The gunman allegedly opened fire after being denied entrance to the BPM electronic music festival taking place inside.
PLAYA DEL CARMEN, Mexico (AP) — While authorities investigate what set off a deadly shooting at an electronic music festival event, residents said it came amid a growing and increasingly open drug scene in this resort town that has long been spared the violence of Mexico's cartel wars. Concerns that violence may be creeping into Playa del Carmen were voiced as people attended a Monday ev...
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CANCUN, Mexico — Gunfire broke out at a crowded beachfront nightclub throbbing with electronic music early Monday, leaving five people dead and setting off a bloody stampede by screaming concertgoers at an international festival in the Caribbean resort of Playa del Carmen. Quintana Roo state Attorney General Miguel Angel Pech ruled out any terror attack but said the shooting erupted when...
The attacker was being sought after opening fire during a BPM electronic music festival in Playa Del Carmen, and tourists were among the dead, officials said.
Blue Parrot club in Playa del Carmen, a hotspot hosting an electronic music festival, is scene of carnage after gunman with unclear motive opens fire
A shooting erupted at an electronic music festival in the Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen, leaving at least five people dead and sparking a stampede, the mayor said. Video provided by AFP
A gunman killed at least five people and wounded more than a dozen others on Monday at a nightclub in the Caribbean coastal resort of Playa del Carmen, Mexican police said. (Jan. 16)
A shooting attack at an electronic music festival resulted in the deaths of at least five people and left 15 injured at a nightclub at Mexico's Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen.
Mexican energy infrastructure firm IEnova (IENOVA.MX), a unit of U.S.-based Sempra Energy (SRE.N), will invest $800 million this year on eight projects, the company's chief executive said on Monday.
Gunfire erupted early Monday at a club in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, leaving at least five people dead and a dozen others injured, according to government sources from the state of Quintana Roo. The shooting broke out at an electronic music festival that had drawn visitors from around the world to the beach resort city. Video of the aftermath posted on social media showed frantic club-goers rush...
A hospital worker told NBC News that two people were admitted with bullet wounds. Others who were hurt had been sent to nearby hospitals, he added.
Policymakers are preparing to extend recent agency budget cuts into the coming year to address a deficit and plunging tax revenues linked to a downturn in the oil and natural gas industry. GOP Gov. Susana Martinez and allied lawmakers are insisting the budget crunch can be resolved without raising taxes by streamlining government and reducing government pension contributions. Lawmakers also a...
Mexico's inability to fully seal up border tunnels dug by drug smugglers poses a security risk and is an open invitation for cartels to carve out new tunnels, according to officials in the United States.
President-elect Donald Trump has warned the United States will impose a border tax of 35 percent on cars that German carmaker BMW plans to build at a new plant in Mexico and export to the U.S. market.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities say they have arrested a member of the Honduran military wanted in connection with the March 2016 murder of a prominent environmental activist in Honduras. Mexico's National Security Commission said in a statement Saturday that federal authorities in the northern border city of Reynosa had arrested a man in response to an Interpol notice.
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A federal judge has ordered a drug lord convicted in the 1985 killings of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent and a Mexican government pilot to pay relatives of the victims nearly $1 million in compensation, officials said Friday. The Federal Judicial Council announced the 20.8...
A Mexican judge has ordered a drug lord convicted in the 1985 killings of a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent and a government pilot to pay relatives of the victims nearly $1 million in compensation.
Alexander Gutierrez Garcia left Cuba last August, beginning a treacherous journey up the spine of South and Central America in a quest to reach the United States.
Mexico's two most popular boxers, Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., will fight May 6 in a pay-per-view bout in Las Vegas, it was announced Friday.
More than seven decades years later, that youthful fascination lives on in the Antique Toy Museum, a four-story building packed with objects that transport visitors back to a nostalgic past. Tucked in the middle of the capital's historic but seedy Doctores neighborhood, it is stuffed with Legos, superhero action figures, robots, model airplanes, trains and Hello Kitty. There are also "lucha l...
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has selected a veteran diplomat and government insider as the new ambassador to the United States, one of the nation's most sensitive foreign policy posts, the government said Friday.
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Federal investigators in New Mexico are trying to piece together the final moments of two sisters and their children who were found dead on tribal land just days after authorities issued an alert that they were missing and might be in danger. The FBI on Wednesday was waiting for preliminary autopsy reports on the five bodies found in a remote area on the western ...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Attorney General agents have raided the office of a southwestern New Mexico district attorney who was stopped for suspected drunken driving. Martinez-Estevez, the district attorney for Sixth Judicial District, had faced calls to resign after a video of the traffic stop showed her swerving across several lanes of traffic and stumbling during her convers...
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