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Analysis: Rail accident rattles Mexico's presidential succession favorites - Reuters

The dramatic collapse of a rail overpass in Mexico City that killed at least 24 people has dealt a blow to two of President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's most senior aides, who are widely viewed as the leading candidates to succeed him.

mexico city - Reuters
3:16am PDT - May 5th, 2021

'They found his cellphone': Families tell of desperate searches after Mexico metro collapse - Reuters

Samuel Del Aguila's son was on his way home from his job at the airport in Mexico City on Monday night when his family saw the first news reports about a deadly metro train accident.

mexico city - Reuters
4:27pm PDT - May 4th, 2021

Alstom says ready to help authorities over Mexico City metro accident - Reuters

French train maker Alstom on Tuesday said it would assist Mexican authorities if necessary following a metro overpass collapse in the capital city that killed at least 23 people and injured dozens.

mexico city - Reuters
9:47am PDT - May 4th, 2021

Mexico City metro overpass collapses, killing 15

Several train carriages plunged to the ground when an overpass collapsed late on Monday.

mexico city - BBC News
10:54pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

Mexico reports 1,027 new coronavirus cases, 112 more deaths - Reuters

Mexico's Health Ministry on Monday reported 1,027 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 112 more deaths, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 2,349,900 and fatalities to 217,345.

mexico city - Reuters
12:16pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

Mexican remittances reach record $4.15 bln in March - Reuters

Remittances to Mexico hit $4.15 billion in March, the highest level on record and an increase of 2.6% from the same month last year, Mexican central bank data on Monday showed.

mexico city - Reuters
8:26am PDT - May 3rd, 2021

In Mexico autos town, labor rights falter despite U.S. trade deal - Reuters

After successfully staging a wildcat strike for higher wages in 2019, many workers at the Tridonex auto-parts plant in the Mexican city of Matamoros, across the border from Texas, set their sights higher: replacing the union that they say failed to fight for …

mexico city - Reuters
4:23am PDT - May 3rd, 2021

CORRECTED-Mexico's confirmed coronavirus death toll rises to 217,233 - Reuters

Mexico's health ministry on Sunday reported 1,093 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 65 more deaths, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 2,348,873 and fatalities to 217,233.

mexico city - Reuters
11:22am PDT - May 2nd, 2021

Canadian Pacific files objection with U.S. regulator over Canadian National's bid for Kansas City rail - Reuters

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (CP.TO) (CP) said on Saturday it filed a formal objection with a U.S. regulator stating Canadian National Railway Co's (CNR.TO) near $30 billion rival bid for Kansas City Southern (KSU.N) does not qualify to be exempted from tough…

mexico city - Reuters
9:42am PDT - May 1st, 2021

AstraZeneca confirms delays to COVID-19 shots produced in Latin America - Reuters

AstraZeneca has confirmed setbacks to production of its COVID-19 vaccines in Latin America, excluding Brazil, but said it will still meet a commitment to deliver 150 million doses to the region this year.

mexico city - Reuters
4:49pm PDT - April 30th, 2021

Mexico's confirmed coronavirus death toll nears 217,000 - Reuters

Mexico's health ministry on Friday reported 3,821 new confirmed coronavirus cases and 460 more deaths, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 2,344,755 and fatalities to 216,907.

mexico city - Reuters
4:16pm PDT - April 30th, 2021

UPDATE 1-Mexico economy grows 0.4% in 1st quarter, beats expectations - Reuters

Mexico's economy grew 0.4% in the first quarter compared to the previous three-month period, outpacing expectations, a preliminary estimate from the national statistics agency INEGI showed on Friday.

mexico city - Reuters
4:28am PDT - April 30th, 2021

EXCLUSIVE Pfizer begins exporting U.S. made COVID-19 shots abroad, starting with Mexico -source - Reuters

Pfizer Inc's (PFE.N) shipment of COVID-19 vaccine to Mexico this week includes doses made in its U.S. plant, the first of what are expected to be ongoing exports of its shots from the United States, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday.

mexico city - Reuters
3:02pm PDT - April 29th, 2021

Mexico finance ministry says rise in inflation doesn't appear permanent - Reuters

Mexican Deputy Finance Minister Gabriel Yorio on Thursday told a news conference on public finances that a recent rise in inflation due to the coronavirus pandemic does not seem to be permanent.

mexico city - Reuters
12:30pm PDT - April 29th, 2021

F1 expects Mexico, U.S. to go ahead despite Canada cancellation - Reuters

Formula One expects the Mexican and U.S. Grands Prix to go ahead this year despite the cancellation of Canada's race due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

mexico city - Reuters
12:03pm PDT - April 29th, 2021

Nissan to temporarily shut Mexican plant in May due to semiconductor shortage - Reuters

Japanese automaker Nissan's Aguascalientes factory in central Mexico will shut operations during seven days in May due to a lack of semiconductors, the company said on Thursday.

mexico city - Reuters
11:42am PDT - April 29th, 2021

UPDATE 1-Storm causes structure over Aztec ruins to collapse in Mexico City - Reuters

A roof that partly protected one of Mexico's most important ancient sites collapsed under the weight of a major rain and hail storm late on Wednesday, causing minor damage to the ornate temple complex that once hosted the Aztec empire's elite warriors.

mexico city - Reuters
11:15am PDT - April 29th, 2021

Storm causes structure over Aztec ruins to collapse in Mexico City - Reuters

A roof that partly protected one of Mexico's most important ancient sites collapsed under the weight of a major rain and hail storm late on Wednesday, causing minor damage to the ornate temple complex that once hosted the Aztec empire's elite warriors.

mexico city - Reuters
10:24am PDT - April 29th, 2021

Grupo Mexico sees healthy uptick in global copper demand this year - Reuters

Mexican mining and transport company Grupo Mexico forecast strong copper demand this year as global economic recovery boosts the red metal's prospects, the firm's mining boss said on Wednesday.

mexico city - Reuters
3:30pm PDT - April 28th, 2021

Cascade Investment says "fully supports" talks between CN Rail and Kansas City Southern - Reuters

Bill Gates' Cascade Investment said on Wednesday it "fully supports" the ongoing talks between Canadian National Railway (CNR.TO) and Kansas City Southern (KSU.N) over Canadian National's takeover bid for the U.S. railroad.

mexico city - Reuters
11:21am PDT - April 28th, 2021

Mexico reports another 3,818 coronavirus cases, 371 more deaths - Reuters

Mexico's health ministry on Wednesday reported 3,818 new coronavirus cases and 371 deaths, bringing the total number of cases to 2,336,944 and fatalities to 215,918.

mexico city - Reuters
10:44am PDT - April 28th, 2021

Mexico data protection body to challenge biometric data registry at Supreme court - Reuters

Mexico's data protection body plans to challenge a controversial new law that requires telecoms companies to gather user biometric data, saying it will argue before the Supreme Court that it violates privacy rights.

mexico city - Reuters
8:33pm PDT - April 27th, 2021

Mexico data protection body to challenge biometric data registry at Supreme court - Reuters

Mexico's data protection body plans to challenge a controversial new law that requires telecoms companies to gather user biometric data, saying it will argue before the Supreme Court that it violates privacy rights.

mexico city - Reuters
8:32pm PDT - April 27th, 2021

America Movil reports net profit of 1.81 bln pesos in first quarter - Reuters

Mexican telecommunications giant America Movil (AMXL.MX) on Tuesday said net profit rose to 1.81 billion pesos ($88.7 million) in the first quarter, compared to a loss of 28.9 billion pesos for the same period a year earlier.

mexico city - Reuters
2:18pm PDT - April 27th, 2021

Walmart de Mexico quarterly revenue slides on weak Central America sales - Reuters

Walmart's Mexico unit on Tuesday said its first quarter revenue fell slightly from a year ago, hit by weaker sales in Central America where economies have suffered from pandemic lockdown measures.

mexico city - Reuters
2:09pm PDT - April 27th, 2021

NYT Points to Ebrard, Slim for Collapse of Mexico City Metro - Bloomberg https://t.co/ozHFJQZcj8

Citlali (@MexicoenlaPaz)
5:10am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

(@fel_molina)
5:08am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @maxloic: I need to visit Mexico City.

Qui-Gon Bimm (@BimtheVillain)
5:08am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

Celia Valdovinos (@imvaldovinosc)
5:08am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @maxloic: I need to visit Mexico City.

melanie (@melanieallday)
5:07am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @jbarbassa: Our reporters dug into the collapse of Mexico City's subway to discover a pattern of political expediency and haphazard work…

La Cosa (@ilibs)
5:07am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

Lolasayu (@Lolasayu1)
5:06am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @jbarbassa: Our reporters dug into the collapse of Mexico City's subway to discover a pattern of political expediency and haphazard work…

honeybear (@thepiratebabe)
5:06am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @LeonardoCurzio: Why the Mexico City Metro Collapsed - The New York Times https://t.co/vEwPKzncHM

adriana beltzer (@adriabeltzer)
5:06am PDT - June 14th, 2021

Why the Mexico City Metro Collapsed https://t.co/ZbzitT1gup

sumonmarn Singha (@sumonmarnsingh1)
5:04am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @jbarbassa: Our reporters dug into the collapse of Mexico City's subway to discover a pattern of political expediency and haphazard work…

Hic sunt dracones (@EMungau)
5:03am PDT - June 14th, 2021

“Whatever you want baby…. if there’s three other people or three hundred. In a dark alleyway of Night City or on a beach in Mexico.” https://t.co/2P7sB75hl5

(@SAMUR4I2023)
5:03am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

AW Abner (@AWAbner)
5:00am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

dan luevano (@dan_luevano)
5:00am PDT - June 14th, 2021

Pray for a quick recovery for Edi, Audio Technician on the ASM Mexico Team (pictured, above right), who had an emergency appendectomy recently. Praise God he made it to the Oaxaca City hospital quickly for the operation. #soallwillhear https://t.co/8XMxY6pLYS

ASM (@AudioScripture)
5:00am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @business: The collapse of a section of a Mexico City metro line that killed 26 people was likely due to poor construction by tycoon Car…

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4:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

Good morning, Mexico City! :) #Sunrise 06:58, noon 13:37, sunset 20:15 CDT (UTC-5), June 14. Day length: 13h 17m.

Sol Tempore (@soltempore)
4:58am PDT - June 14th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Sin gluten (@fsegovia)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @nytimes: We also reviewed thousands of pages of internal government and corporate documents on the metro’s troubled history, revealing…

Cristian Tovilla (@_euram)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Hector Sosa (@HectorS73612295)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Rafael (@Rafa_mexa)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @nytimes: The tragedy threatens to affect two of the most powerful figures in the country: Marcelo Ebrard, Secretary of Foreign Affairs…

Cristian Tovilla (@_euram)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Rafel (@rafasa40)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

JORDAN_I_PENA (@JORDANIPENA1)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Manuel (@TorrescManuel)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Faby Nava Cuarentona (@Faby_Nava77)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @diazbriseno: Impressive report on the front page of Sunday’s NYT about the tragedy of the Mexico City metro. Devastating story showing…

León Krauze (@LeonKrauze)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Silvia (@Silvia59380558)
7:31am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Jorge Le Batard (@BatardJorge)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @alfonslopeztena: Why the Mexico city metro collapsed killing 26 people: Serious flaws in the basic, shoddy construction, following a pa…

R Niall D Martin #FBPE (@RNiallDMartin)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

Arturo Méndez (@aarturomdz)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

Alonso Muñoz (@AloonsoMunoz)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @Nataliekitro: THREAD: Last month, a metro that was less than ten years old crashed in Mexico City, killing 26 people. Why? Our investi…

Komanti (@Ho_Lee_Schitt)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @alfonslopeztena: Why the Mexico city metro collapsed killing 26 people: Serious flaws in the basic, shoddy construction, following a pa…

mary (@socueme)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

RT @nytimes: A New York Times investigation found serious flaws in the basic construction of Mexico City's metro that appear to have led di…

Clockworange (@Clockworange1)
7:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021
After an 11 hour flight I arrived to Mexico City last night - very jet lagged https://t.co/nwRxr5YDDF

After an 11 hour flight I arrived to Mexico City last night - very jet lagged https://t.co/nwRxr5YDDF

Nigel Saidler (@NigelSaidler)
4:50am PDT - June 12th, 2021

RT @AusterityAirli1: American Airlines Boeing 727-223/Adv N892AA photographed at Mexico City - Licenciado Benito Juarez back in February 19…

Twattersuxlikeahoover (@FitzgeraldCoach)
4:48am PDT - June 12th, 2021

RT @sarajazz_: We arrived safely in the US. Mexico City was amazing and I'm so glad I got to be with my Love this time around. Life has be…

ChaoticGoodPaladin (@chaoticgoodpal1)
4:45am PDT - June 12th, 2021

RT @MoveOn: .@Camila_Cabello's parents brought her to the US when she was five years old in pursuit of a brighter future after living in Ha…

Flower| (@MangoCovenCC)
12:35pm PDT - June 11th, 2021

RT @MoveOn: .@Camila_Cabello's parents brought her to the US when she was five years old in pursuit of a brighter future after living in Ha…

Alex (@alex_yanez97)
12:35pm PDT - June 11th, 2021