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Sep 07, 2018
Mass grave uncovered in Mexico: 166 human skulls found in clandestine burial pits, possibly remains of cartel warsMexico's Veracruz was the scene of bloody turf battles between the Zetas and Jalisco drug cartels, but the state also suffered waves of kidnappings and extortions.
Apr 02, 2018
Mexico prison riot: 6 police officers among 7 dead during transfer of dangerous criminals in Veracruz's La Toma jailSix police officers died on Sunday from smoke inhalation after prisoners started a fire while resisting an effort to transfer dangerous inmates out of a prison in Mexico's Gulf coast state of Veracruz
Sep 10, 2017
Mexico's Storm Katia sparks mudslides: Two killed, thousands left without power days after massive earthquakeTwo people died in a mudslide in Mexico sparked by storm Katia, and thousands were left without power as the weather front dissipated inland on Saturday
Jun 25, 2017
Mexico violence intensifies: Three police ambushed by gunmen, family of six killed in turf battle between rival gangsCoatzacoalcos: Three federal police officers were mowed down in Mexico's Veracruz state, where gunman also killed a family of six, in the latest spasm of violence linked to criminal gangs.
Aug 09, 2016
Hurricane Earl kills 45 in Mexico as new tropical storm Javier aims for BajaTropical Storm Javier pushed closer to the resort city of Cabo San Lucas on the tip of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula on Monday, while the death toll from former Hurricane Earl rose to 43 in the country's eastern mountains.
Aug 08, 2016
Hurricane Earl hits Mexico's mountains, leaves more than 40 deadArray
Nov 19, 2015
Eleven bodies found in violent eastern Mexican state in two daysMexican authorities discovered six bodies in a community in the eastern state of Veracruz on Wednesday, a day after five other corpses were dumped elsewhere in the region.