Mexican President has successful thyroid surgery

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto successfully underwent surgery to remove a benign nodule on his thyroid gland, his chief of staff said.

Nine police officers shot dead in Mexico

Gunmen killed nine state police officers and wounded a tenth law enforcement agent in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, prosecutors said.

Mexico drug cartel adopts deadly strategy

A drug cartel has used a car bomb for the first time setting a deadly trap against federal police.