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Mexico facing a guacamole crisis
It has become increasingly common for Mexico City's taquerias to serve fake guacamole in their tacos. The guacamole no longer has any avocado. High demand, measly harvests and US and Mexican drug cartels are to blame.
Games of Thrones actress presents new X-Men movie
English actress Sophie Turner, who stars in HBO's popular series Games of Thrones, and American actress Jessica Chastain present their new movie, "X-Men Dark Phoenix", in Mexico City.
Three killed in Mexico City tourist hotspot
15 Sep 2018
Gunmen with rifles and pistols killed three people on Friday and injured at least seven in a tourist plaza in downtown Mexico City, police said.
Fireworks explosions kill at least 24 in Mexico
6 Jul 2018
Emergency workers scour the charred, still-smoking rubble in Tultepec, about 20 kilometers north of Mexico City, where two deadly fireworks blasts killed at least 24 people and injured dozens more on Thursday (July 5).
Zombies roam Mexico City, donate to quake victims
5 Nov 2017
Hundreds of zombies roam the streets of Mexico City to help quake victims in a country still mourning nearly 500 people killed in September's earthquakes.
Volunteers in Mexico City earthquake rescue effort
22 Sep 2017
In the aftermath of the powerful earthquake that struck Mexico City, hundreds of volunteer helpers are still doing all they can to clear up the damage and deliver food and medicine to victims.
Bloodbath after Mexico Marine shootout with gangsters
22 Jul 2017
Video shows the extent of a gunfight which left eight suspected gangsters dead in Mexico City.
Golden Aztec artifacts discovery yield rich trove
10 Jul 2017
A sacrificial wolf elaborately adorned with some of the finest Aztec gold ever found and buried more than five centuries ago has come to light in the heart of downtown Mexico City, once home to the Aztec empire's holiest shrines.
Fatal plane crash outside Mexico City kills all on board
18 May 2017
Fatal plane crash outside Mexico City kills all on board.
Four cities pledge diesel ban to fight pollution
3 Dec 2016
The mayors of Paris, Mexico City, Madrid and Athens have pledged to do their bit to try to clear the air in their respective cities.