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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…

Third political candidate killed ahead of Mexico's midterm elections Miguel Angel Luna, a former mayor of Valle de Chalco in the state of Mexico south-east of Mexico City, was attacked by armed men at his campaign office, according to a statement from his Democratic Revolution party. Luna died shortly afterward at a … Read more…

How 650 Years of Drought Killed an Ancient City in Mexico A once-thriving Mesoamerican metropolis dried up about 1,000 years ago when below-average rainfall triggered centuries-long droughts that prompted people to abandon the city for greener opportunities, a new study finds. Scientists have long debated … Read more on NBCNews.com

At least two killed in gas explosion near Mexico City maternity hospital Emergency responders work at the site of an explosion at a maternity hospital in Mexico City Thursday. The explosion rocked the hospital west of Mexico City when a leak from a gas truck ignited, destroying a large part of the building and killing…

Third priest killed in dangerous southern Mexico MEXICO CITY — A priest was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head, his diocese said Friday, marking the latest in series of abductions, attacks and highway robberies against Roman Catholic clerics in an area of southern Guerrero state dominated by … Read more on Fresno Bee

Third priest killed in dangerous southern Mexico MEXICO CITY — A priest was found dead of a gunshot wound to the head, his diocese said Friday, marking the latest in series of abductions, attacks and highway robberies against Roman Catholic clerics in an area of southern Guerrero state dominated by … Read more on TheNewsTribune.com

3 Killed, 5 Wounded During Home Invasion Outside of Mexico City One of those wounded in the early morning attack was a 4-month-old infant, the Mexico state Attorney General's Office said. Shell casings found at the scene indicate the assailants were armed with heavy-caliber weapons, according to a statement from … Read more on Hispanically…

6 killed inside Mexico City home in suspected conflict among drug dealers Mexico City Attorney General Rodolfo Rios said Tuesday that the killings late Monday in Cuautepec could be revenge for last week's slaying of an alleged drug dealer. ADVERTISEMENT. ADVERTISEMENT. The northern neighborhood of Cuautepec is near … Read more on Fox News