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Death toll in northern Mexico bus crash rises to 20

Sep. 11, 2022 17:43 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The death toll in a bus crash in northern Mexico has risen to 20, as questions emerge about whether a double-tanker fuel truck may have caused the accident. The state government of Hidalgo, where eight of the victims were from, said late Saturday the crash also...

Fiery crash of bus, fuel tanker kills at least 18 in Mexico

Sep. 10, 2022 16:16 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A fiery crash between a tanker truck carrying fuel and a passenger bus Saturday killed at least 18 people in northern Mexico, authorities reported. Prosecutors in the northern border state of Tamaulipas said the crash might have been caused by one of the truck's...

Mexico apologizes for 2011 casino attack that killed 52

Aug. 31, 2022 20:42 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s federal government apologized Wednesday to relatives of those who died in a 2011 arson attack at a casino that killed 52 people. Interior Secretary Alejandro Encinas said the government had been remiss in ensuring safety measures at the Casino Royale...

Mexico, US collaboration pave way for 2026 World Cup

Aug. 19, 2022 17:24 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Forward Daniela Solis is the personification of an ever-growing connection between soccer in the United States and Mexico — one that's only going to intensify as the 2026 World Cup looms. Major League Soccer's All-Star Game against Liga MX counterparts, an...

Mexico: 18-year-old woman died of asphyxia "by obstruction"

Jul. 18, 2022 21:43 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Investigators said Monday that another autopsy of a young woman whose mysterious death shocked Mexico has shown that she died of asphyxia by suffocation due to “obstruction of respiratory orifices.” The autopsy results did not specify what had blocked her...

Drought in northern Mexico threatening livelihoods

Jul. 17, 2022 11:19 AM EDT

SANTIAGO, Mexico (AP) — Restaurant owner Leticia Rodríguez celebrated the construction late last year of a new lakeside boulevard in this northern Mexico town that she hoped would draw more people to her business. But now with La Boca reservoir nearly empty, tourists have stopped coming to boat,...

Canada preps for US amid concern over federation's dealings

Jul. 16, 2022 14:29 PM EDT

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — The Canadian women's national team is keeping a wary eye on concerns about its federation back home while focusing on a showdown with the United States in Mexico. An investigation this week by The Sports Network detailed a controversial agreement between...

Rapinoe's role changing as US preps for World Cup qualifying

Jul. 03, 2022 15:27 PM EDT

Known for her iconic victory pose at the 2019 World Cup in France, Megan Rapinoe's on-field role on the U.S. national team is changing as the team looks to qualify for the 2023 event. The wily winger is now 36 and admittedly slowing a bit. Off the field, however, Rapinoe is...