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At least 12 killed when Egyptian forces fire on Mexican tour MEXICO CITY — At least 12 people were killed and 10 injured in Egypt's southwestern desert Sunday when security forces mistakenly fired on a group of Mexican tourists, Egyptian officials said. The Mexican Foreign Ministry confirmed the incident and … Read more on Lexington…

Ferguson, fire, Mexico City protests ignite LA artist's creativity Images of fire, protests, and tear gas from Ferguson, Missouri, Mexico City, and downtown Los Angeles have circled the globe through social media the last six months. They landed in the inbox of painter Sandy Rodriguez, who works out of a studio in … Read more…

Mexico protesters set fire to National Palace over missing students Furious protesters attempting to break into Mexico City's National Palace set fire to its doors during nationwide demonstrations over the apparent massacre of 43 students who were allegedly kidnapped by local police and handed over to a gang … Read more on Al Jazeera America

Fire Breaks Out in Terminal at Mexico City International Airport A fire broke out inside Terminal 2 at Mexico City's international airport Monday evening, but it was quickly contained, an airport official told NBC News. Photos from the scene posted across social media showed a thick plume of black smoke. The … Read more on…

Bus crash kills at least 36 in Mexico after collision with truck sparks fire A communique from the state civil defense agency said the victims were business people from the region who were travelling from the Tabasco state capital of Villahermosa to Mexico City. The agency's emergency director, Ricardo Maza Limon, said that … Read more…

Vive Latino 2014: Arcade Fire, Nine Inch Nails, Los Tigres del Norte Heat Up … The 15th edition of the music festival continues being one of the biggest and longest events of its type, attracting thousands to the Foro Sol open-air stadium in Mexico City. Fans were slathered in sweat, relishing the pure joy of…

Spurs-Timberwolves game rescheduled after Mexico City arena fire A game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves set for Dec. 4 in Mexico City was canceled after an elevator fire filled the arena with smoke, but it has been rescheduled for April 8 at the Target Center, the NBA announced on Monday. Read more…

Spurs-Timberwolves NBA game in Mexico City abandoned due to fire Fans had not yet been allowed into the arena for the NBA's first regular-season game in the country since Houston and Dallas played in Mexico City in 1997, when the evacuation was ordered. The teams went to their buses, still wearing their practice gear. Read…

Mexican Navy: Federal police fire on US gov't vehicle in which 2 employees … MEXICO CITY — Mexican federal police fired on a U.S. Embassy vehicle and wounded two U.S. government employees Friday after their vehicle drove into a rural, mountainous area outside the capital where the officers were looking for criminals, Mexican … Read…