Mexican woman who vanished after Valentine’s Day date with ‘American man’ found dead

A Mexican woman has been found dead in her car after meeting an “American man” for a Valentine’s Day date. Elizabeth Martinez Cigarroa, 25, was found naked and curled up in her car’s trunk in Tijuana, Mexico. Her family reported she had gone to a beachside hotel to meet a mystery “American man” on February 14. After she was reported missing, her white Jeep Liberty … Continue reading Mexican woman who vanished after Valentine’s Day date with ‘American man’ found dead

Chipotle on verge of avocado crisis after US halts imports from Mexico

Chipotle Mexican Grill, known for its guacamole, could be just weeks away from an avocado supply problem after US authorities unexpectedly paused imports of the popular fruit from Mexico due to a threat against plant inspectors. While Chipotle has diversified its sourcing in recent years, the chain still relies on shipments from Mexico, the main US supplier of avocados, for the key menu item. The company’s CFO Jack Hartung … Continue reading Chipotle on verge of avocado crisis after US halts imports from Mexico

Ex-Yankee Sergio Mitre convicted of murdering child, sentenced to 50 years in prison

Sergio Mitre, who pitched in parts of eight major league seasons and won a World Series ring with the 2009 Yankees, likely will spend the rest of his life in prison after being found guilty of the murder of his ex-girlfriend’s daughter. Mitre was convicted in Mexico this week and sentenced to 50 years in prison for the July 2020 killing and sexual assault, according … Continue reading Ex-Yankee Sergio Mitre convicted of murdering child, sentenced to 50 years in prison

14-year-old Mexican girl jailed for fleeing arranged marriage

A Mexican teen who ran away to escape an arranged marriage to her neighbor was jailed last week, according to a report. The 14-year-old girl, identified in local reports as Anayeli, was set to marry last Monday in Mexico’s Guerrero state along the Pacific coast after her family received $9,300 for the arranged union, the Daily Beast reported Monday. The girl’s mother took the payment despite … Continue reading 14-year-old Mexican girl jailed for fleeing arranged marriage

Cartel monsters hang nine bodies from bridge in Mexico turf war

Cartel monsters have hung nine bodies from a bridge in a chilling warning to rival gangs amid a bloody Mexico turf war. A tenth victim was also found on a nearby road by horrified residents in the Zacatecas municipality of Cuauhtémoc on Thursday at around 6 am. Officials warned the disturbing display was likely to be linked to a savage dispute between ruthless criminal gangs that … Continue reading Cartel monsters hang nine bodies from bridge in Mexico turf war

Massive ‘eye of fire’ breaks out from pipeline leak in Gulf of Mexico

A giant ring of flames erupted on the ocean’s surface in the Gulf of Mexico Friday — setting social media ablaze as stunning aerial footage of the “eye of fire” went viral. The bright orange fire west of the Yucatan Peninsula was sparked by a leak from an underwater pipeline, according to Mexican state oil company Pemex. It took more than five hours to fully … Continue reading Massive ‘eye of fire’ breaks out from pipeline leak in Gulf of Mexico