Articles Tagged with mexico

Day Of Quakes: Costa Rica, Panama, And Guatemala Affected

Earthquakes were felt in Costa Rica, Panama and Guatemala on Saturday.

Earthquakes shook through Costa Rica, Panama, and Guatemala throughout Saturday. Costa Rica suffered from a magnitude 6 earthquake earlier in the day. The epicenter was 40 miles (65 kilometers) south of the Laurel community in Puntarenas province by the Panamanian border. Felt strongly on the pacific coast of Costa Rica, witnesses told CSEM/EMSC that the… Read more »

New Footage Reveals Humpback Whales’ Astonishing Unseen Behavior

New footage has shed light in the secret lives of humpback whales.

Two pieces of unusual footage have recently been captured, revealing unknown and unusual behaviors in humpback whales, and the independent incidents have given scientists a new window into one of the world’s largest animals. Earlier this year, a group of divers from Mexico captured rare video of a humpback whale sleeping. Suspended upside down in… Read more »

Hitmen Confess To Killing 17 Students From Mass Grave In Mexico

Gang members confess to killing 17 of the students in the mass grave.

After 43 students went missing in Mexico, President Enrique Pena Nieto vowed to punish whoever was responsible for their disappearance. Shortly after, a mass grave of 28 unidentified dead bodies was discovered outside the Guerrero state city of Iguala. Friends and relatives of the missing students feared that their loved ones would be found among… Read more »

Tropical Storm Simon Likely To Become Hurricane

Tropical Storm Simon is expected to become a hurricane.

Up until now, there have been 17 named storms during the 2014 eastern Pacific hurricane season off the coast of Mexico. Tropical Storm Simon has become the 18th. The tropical storm should track toward the west-northwest during the next few days. The center of the storm should remain just off the Mexican Pacific coast. The… Read more »

ISIS: Is America Going To War?

According to statement by White House, America is at war with ISIS.

ISIS has been a debated topic within the United States for a while now. On September 10, President Barack Obama addressed the nation about the role America intended to play in controlling the threat of ISIS. He spoke of the group as ISIL, another name for ISIS or Islamic State, and explained the complete and… Read more »

Illegal Immigration: New Poll Shows Hispanics And Democrats Oppose Obama Plan

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Illegal immigration is not just a border state problem anymore. Approximately 60,000 illegal aliens have crossed the Texas border and been transported to all 50 states so far this year. About one-third of those who crossed from Mexico into the United States were unaccompanied children. President Barack Obama’s plan to deal with the immigration crisis… Read more »

Illegal Immigrants: Mexico Upset National Guard Sent To Texas Border

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Mexico is upset that Governor Rick Perry sent the National Guard to the border to stop illegal immigrants from crossing into Texas. A statement from Mexico’s Foreign Ministry said in no uncertain terms that the country “rejects” tactics being used to secure the border. Texas Governor Rick Perry has been very vocal in his opposition… Read more »

Earthquake In Ecuador Kills 2 Near Equator

2 dead, 8 injured in Quito Ecuador

A moderately sized earthquake rumbled Quito, Ecuador yesterday, leaving at least two dead and eight injured. At 2:58 pm, as the United States Geological Survey (USGS) reports, the ground trembled for just under a minute, causing buildings to sway and rattle as the 5.1 quake caused mudslides and dust clouds. Centered 14 miles northeast of… Read more »

Texas Tea Party Protests Against Illegal Immigrants

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Central Texas Tea Party members organized a protest to urge local lawmakers to pass a resolution banning the transportation of illegal immigrants to the town of Temple and Bell County. The illegal immigration protest was just one of many similar events going on around the country as the federal government buses and flies illegal aliens… Read more »

You Won’t Believe Who Or What This Mexican Mayor Married

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Marriages can be tricky. But no one can possibly imagine just how complicated this marriage of a Mexican mayor will be. In an elaborate wedding ceremony, Mayor Joel Vasquez Rojas married his bride who was dressed in white. Incidentally, the ceremony was complete with a priest officiating and the guests “danced” with the newly married… Read more »

MS-13: Illegal Immigrants In Deadly Gang Slated For Release

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MS-13 gang members are among the illegal immigrants being held at Texas border facilities. The young males who admitted to being in the gang are also reportedly attempting to recruit younger unaccompanied children into their drug-running group. Border Patrol agents say their hands are tied to separate the members of the deadly gang from the… Read more »