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A view of a home torched by the Zetas cartel eight years back, in Allende, Coahuila state, Mexico, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2019.
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December 04, 2019 - 7:24 am
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador prayed for the safety of the country with the relatives of nine U.S. dual citizens slaughtered in northern Mexico last month and assured them “at least four” suspects have been detained, a family member said. Julian LeBaron said that...
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U.S. President Donald Trump tosses a hat into the crowd as he arrives to speak during a homecoming campaign rally at the BB&T Center on November 26, 2019 in Sunrise, Florida.
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November 27, 2019 - 12:46 pm
President Trump said Tuesday that he intends to proceed with plans to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist organizations, a move that has put the Mexican government on the defensive. In a radio interview with Bill O'Reilly that aired Tuesday, Mr. Trump said that tens of thousands of...
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 Tyler Perry attends 'Tyler Perry visits the SiriusXM Hollywood studios in Los Angeles' at SiriusXM Studios on October 08, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.
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November 22, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Atlanta — Help is on the way for a couple from Georgia who said they're being held hostage in a Mexican hospital. Stephen Johnson went into diabetic shock while on a Carnival cruise. Doctors in the port city of Progreso treated him, but won't let him leave. "I still feel like a captive now because...
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Rebekah Sager
November 07, 2019 - 5:39 pm
Chilling audio messages have emerged following the horrific massacre that took the lives of three mothers and six of their children on the road in northern Mexico. "Dear God, everybody Pray!," Kendra Lee Miller, said in WhatsApp group chat among cousins. "My mom's suburban is blown ... by the hill...
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November 07, 2019 - 12:25 pm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The slaying in Mexico of nine people who belonged to a Mormon offshoot community where some people practice polygamy spotlights the mainstream church's struggle to distance itself from plural marriage, which has a history in the faith but has long been denounced. The victims'...
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November 07, 2019 - 9:10 am
LA MORA, Mexico (AP) — With Mexican soldiers guarding the entrance to town, hundreds of people converged on this remote farming community for the first funerals Thursday for the nine American women and children killed by drug cartel gunmen. Dozens of high-riding pickups and SUVS, many with U.S...
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CBS News
November 07, 2019 - 7:46 am
Mexican government officials now believe the people who ambushed and killed nine Americans belonged to "La Línea," part of the Juárez drug cartel. They said the attackers entered the territory of the rival Sinaloa cartel Sunday near La Mora where the extended LeBaron family lived. They were all...
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November 06, 2019 - 7:21 am
Mexico City — Mexican authorities have made an arrest they believe may be connected to the ambush killings of nine Americans in northern Mexico earlier this week. The state prosecutor's office in Sonora state, where the killings occurred, said in a statement posted to social media that agents...
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November 05, 2019 - 4:44 pm
Tuscon, Arizona — Stories of survival are emerging after a brutal attack in Mexico left nine people dead. Three American women and six children were killed after the extended family was attacked by gunmen believed to be with one of Mexico's cartels. Eight children survived, five with bullet wounds...
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October 18, 2019 - 7:18 am
CULIACAN, Mexico (AP) — Mexican authorities say they backed off an attempt to capture a son of drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman after cartel gunmen shooting heavy weapons and burning vehicles that paralyzed the capital of Mexico's Sinaloa state — apparently outgunning lawmen. Twenty-one...
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