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  • Mexico's left-wing leader Andrés Manuel López Obrador secured nearly 53% of the 89 million votes.

    Decades of Democratic dominance on Mexican politics ended on Sunday as left-wing candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador secured a sweeping victory with the widest margin in a presidential election since the 1980s.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 02, 2018, 10:57 AM EDT
  • (Source: alkhaleej online/flickr/REUTERS/Carlos Jasso)

    A team of rescuers digs through the rubble of a collapsed school in Mexico City in hushed silence as they race against time to save a 13-year-old girl and other unknown survivors trapped beneath the wreckage.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 21, 2017, 5:53 AM EDT
  • Rescue workers dig through rubble to find survivors in Mexico City. REUTERS/Claudia Daut

    A 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck central Mexico on Tuesday, knocking down dozens of buildings in the capital and leaving 248 people dead on a day that coincided with the 32nd anniversary of the deadly 1985 quake.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 20, 2017, 4:10 AM EDT
  • (Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center/flickr)

    An 8.1 magnitude earthquake with epicenter located in the Pacific, 54 miles southwest of the town of Pijijiapan in Chiapas state ripped off Mexico’s southern coast on Thursday, leaving at least 60 people dead.

    LAST UPDATE : Sep 09, 2017, 5:53 AM EDT