Boat carrying eight people sinks off the coast of Cozumel

Cozumel, Q.R. July 21, 2019— Eight people were saved from their sinking boat Saturday off the shores of Cozumel when shortly into their journey, the vessel began to take on water. Some of the crew and passengers aboard the sinking boat managed to save themselves by swimming to shore since the boat was only about 100 meters into its journey when the More...

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By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Cancun kidnappers arrested and incarcerated

As published on The Yucatan Times on Friday July 19th, the Attorney General of Quintana Roo, Óscar Montes de Oca Rosales, declared that the search of a nightclub in the hotel zone of Cancún was part of the investigation More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Yacht runs aground on Alacranes Reef, crew rescued by Mexican Navy

The yacht “Searay Sundancer” ran aground on the Alacranes Reef, where it hit the rocky area, causing a hole in the hull of the 47-foot-long ship. The report of the grounding was received via radio on More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Mexican counterpart Marcelo Ebrard welcome reduced flow of migrants

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday thanked his Mexican counterpart for increased immigration enforcement by the country, which he said is leading to fewer migrants entering the United States. Pompeo later More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, July 21st, 2019
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AMLO says “El Chapo’s” life sentence is ‘inhumane’ as he is moved to supermax prison

The Mexican president has described Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s life sentence as “inhumane” after the notorious drug lord was sent to live out his remaining years in a supermax prison in Colorado. Guzman More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, July 21st, 2019
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Air Canada Launching New Punta Cana – Cancun Flights

Canada’s leading airline is launching a pair of new routes to the Caribbean for the upcoming winter season. Air Canada has announced plans to launch new winter flights from Quebec City to the two most popular More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, July 21st, 2019
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Vigilante armies fight drug cartels in Guerrero Mexico

FILO DE CABALLOS, Mexico—The assault force rolls through this small mountain town not long after dark. Traveling in a fleet of pick-ups with about 15 men in each truck, they are dressed in pixelated camouflage More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Sunday, July 21st, 2019
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VII Sea Turtle Festival in Riviera Nayarit

Riviera Nayarit, Mexico – Turtle nesting and release season has begun on the beaches of the Riviera Nayarit and with it comes the 7th Sea Turtle Festival, a family-friendly event set to be held in Playa Platanitos, More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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Mexico: among the Top 6 countries with the Best Healthcare in the world

Mexico’s outstanding combination of great weather, magnificent beaches, world famous cuisine, fascinating culture and friendly people have made of it one of the best places to retire in the world. But you More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, July 20th, 2019
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UNAM scientists develop chemical formula to preserve corpses without refrigeration

Scientists at the National Autonomous University (UNAM) have developed a chemical formula to preserve cadavers without the use of refrigeration. The formula is safer than using refrigeration and maintains the flexibility More...