Five Mexican miners die as elevator plummets

Five miners died when an elevator they were riding in plunged down a shaft at a zinc and silver mine in northern Mexico, officials said Friday.

Mexican Mayor-elect shot to death

Matehuala Mayor-elect Edgar Morales Perez and aide Francisco Hernandez Colunga were returning from a birthday party when they were ambushed.

Mexico: Eight bodies found inside car

Police found eight decomposing bodies on Friday inside a car abandoned by a waterpark in northern Mexico.

Fourteen bodies found in van in Mexico

A van containing 14 bodies has been found on the outskirts of San Luis Potosi, a city in northern Mexico, officials said.