Powerful hurricane Odile buffets Mexico's Baja, thousands evacuated

Hurricane Odile uprooted trees and shook buildings as it bore down on Mexico`s tourist haven of Baja California on Sunday, prompting the evacuation of thousands from the path of one of the worst recorded storms to slam the region`s luxury resorts.

Hurricane drenches Mexico, prompting evacuations

Rains and high surf brought by powerful Hurricane Norbert have damaged more than 1,000 homes and forced thousands of people to seek higher ground as the storm roared northward off the coast of Mexico's Baja California peninsula.

Chinese President arrives in Mexico

Hu Jintao is expected to present China`s views on issues such as global economy, financial system, development to be discussed at G20 summit.