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Strong Acapulco quake aftershocks unnerve Mexican resort's residents

Sep 08 2021

ACAPULCO, Mexico (Reuters) -Shaken residents slept in cars and on the streets of Mexico's famed Acapulco beach resort early on Wednesday, as a series of strong aftershocks rippled through the city after a powerful earthquake that killed one man. | Video

Powerful quake shakes southwest Mexico, one dead

Sep 08 2021

ACAPULCO, Mexico A powerful earthquake struck southwestern Mexico near the beach resort of Acapulco on Tuesday, killing at least one man who was crushed by a falling post, and causing rock falls and damaging buildings, authorities said. | Video

Strong quake rocks Mexico's Acapulco, damaging airport and killing one

Sep 08 2021

ACAPULCO, Mexico, Sept 8 A powerful earthquake struck Mexico's Acapulco late on Tuesday, killing at least one man and damaging buildings including the control tower at the beach resort's international airport.

'Nauseous' sewage spill in Mexican beach resort captured in viral video

Jun 30 2020

ACAPULCO, Mexico The coastline of famed Mexican beach resort Acapulco was sullied late last week by a large discharge of raw sewage, the ugly scene captured in a viral video, which has prompted local officials to promise an investigation and fix broken drains.

'Nauseous' sewage spill in Mexican beach resort captured in viral video

Jun 30 2020

ACAPULCO, Mexico The coastline of famed Mexican beach resort Acapulco was sullied late last week by a large discharge of raw sewage, the ugly scene captured in a viral video, which has prompted local authorities to promise an investigation and to fix its broken drainage system.

'Nauseous' sewage spill in Mexican beach resort captured in viral video

Jun 30 2020

ACAPULCO, Mexico, June 30 The coastline of famed Mexican beach resort Acapulco was sullied late last week by a large discharge of raw sewage, the ugly scene captured in a viral video, which has prompted local authorities to promise an investigation and to fix its broken drainage system.

As Mexico focuses on coronavirus, drug gang violence rises

Jun 18 2020

MEXICO CITY/ACAPULCO, Mexico The coronavirus is threatening to hamstring Mexico's fight against some of its most vicious drug gangs, as police and officials fall sick, security forces are diverted to guard medical centers and military barracks are converted to COVID-19 clinics.

Legendary Mexican beach resort Acapulco upended by coronavirus

May 27 2020

ACAPULCO, Mexico Intensive care units in the Mexican beach resort of Acapulco are close to capacity as the coronavirus threatens to overwhelm hospitals and leaves local authorities scrambling to dig more graves.

Rights group slams use of armed kids in violent area of Mexico

Jan 23 2020

ACAPULCO, Mexico A human rights group on Thursday slammed an armed vigilante group' training of children to use guns in a violent region of Mexico after images of the armed minors sparked widespread consternation.

Two die in Acapulco shootout amid panicked Easter procession

Mar 30 2018

ACAPULCO Dozens of Roman Catholic devotees dressed as ancient Romans and biblical figures fled a Good Friday procession in panic on Friday in the Mexican resort town of Acapulco after gunfire rang out over a nearby car robbery.

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