Latest News for: Acapulco capital


5.7 magnitude quake rattles Mexico

Manila Bulletin 20 Mar 2021
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 struck central Mexico on Friday, seismologists said, triggering alarms in the capital where anxious residents poured into the streets ... But in the end it was barely felt in the capital, where city authorities said there ...

21st century immigrant family enjoys life in Decatur, tries to understand American football

Decatur Daily 25 Feb 2021
Francisco Blanco, his wife Oyuki Blanco-Castro and their three children see their friends and co-workers get excited every fall when college and NFL teams take the field ... After arriving in Denver from their home in Acapulco, Mexico, in 2000, it didn't take the couple long to see the high cost of living in the Colorado capital of 700,000 residents ... .

Mexico publishes heavily edited probe of exonerated general

Reflector 17 Jan 2021
MEXICO CITY (AP) — One day after Mexico angered U.S. officials by publishing an entire 751-page U.S ... Cienfuegos of U.S ... The U.S ... Investigators also cited press clippings purportedly showing Cienfuegos was in Acapulco — not Mexico City — on Dec. 9, 2015, when one of the drug traffickers claims they met with him in the capital ... The 751-page file that U.S ... .

Italian Open: Rafael Nadal sweeps into Rome quarterfinals

Manila Bulletin 19 Sep 2020
(Photo by Clive Brunskill / POOL / AFP) ... “I always say the same ... “And that’s it ... Nadal won his first Rome title back in 2005, and is bidding for a third consecutive crown on clay in the Italian capital and 10th in total. Before this week he had not played since winning in Acapulco in February, opting to skip the US hard court tour. .

Covid-19 murals emerge around the world: from Mexico to India

The National 16 Jul 2020
A mural of six masked front-line workers decorates the wall of a rubbish dump in New Delhi ... Read More ... From Mexico’s beach town of Acapulco to the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, building facades and street walls have been adorned with beautiful works that have raised healthcare personnel and other essential workers to the status of superheroes ... .

Anti-government protests held across Mexico

La Prensa Latina 31 May 2020
The groups confirmed that convoys were organized in the capital and major cities including Puebla, Cuernavaca, Acapulco, Monterrey, Guadalajara, Cancun, Merida and Veracruz as well as different places in the states of Queretaro and Chihuahua ... protesters in the capital, told EFE.

Free tacos and cheap drinks Thursday as El Torito celebrates its 65th anniversary

Orange County Register 17 Jul 2019
Entertainment will include mariachis and disc jockeys ... After years of financial headaches and restaurant closures Real Mex, El Torito’s Parent company, went into bankruptcy and was acquired by equity firm Z Capital, which rebranded it as Xperience. Other chains in the group include Chevy’s Fresh Mex and Acapulco Restaurant and Cantina ... .

Malawi: Mangochi to Become Tourism Capital - Mutharika

All Africa 17 Jun 2019
President Prof. Peter Mutharika has said his strong desire to turn lakeshore district of Mangochi into the tourism capital of Malawi like Mexico's Acapulco by constructing state of the art international airport, a mega city and five-star hotel ....

Mexican police find 8 bodies found inside SUV in Guerrero

This is Money 27 May 2019
... say at least eight bodies have been found inside an SUV in the capital of the western state of Guerrero.

These were the 50 most violent cities in the world in 2018

The Times of India 12 Mar 2019
San Juan, the capital of Puerto Rico, was also on the list.Four US cities were listed ... The Venezuelan capital has been among the world's most violent cities for years ... Acapulco, Mexico, had 110.5 homicides per 100,000 residents ... Acapulco, Mexico, had 110.5 homicides per 100,000 residents.


Dawn 06 Jan 2019
In order to gauge and explore this cheery national mood, Eos spoke to Cliftonia’s preeminent clairvoyant Rebecca de Chandio and asked her what her crystal ball had in store for us in 2019. January ... February ... What the crystal ball has in store for us in 2019 ... May ... Acapulco will replace Aitchisonia-upon-Chenab as the official winter capital of Cliftonia ... .

REVEALED: How American tourists risk gang shootings, illicit alcohol and even death while vacationing in increasingly drug and violence-plagued Mexico

This is Money 16 Dec 2018
Violent crime and murder is rampant in parts of Mexico, especially in Acapulco - a popular beach resort stop that's also known as the nation's murder capital. In 2017 alone there were a staggering 953 homicides in Acapulco, a jump from 918 in 2016.

López Obrador inaugurated as Mexico's president, vowing to transform the country

The Keene Sentinel 02 Dec 2018
Andrés Manuel López Obrador, 65, known by his initials AMLO, took office as potentially the most powerful Mexican president in decades ... “Starting from now, we will carry out a peaceful, steady political transformation. But it will also be profound and radical.” ... Juan Torres Aburto, 57, traveled from Acapulco to the capital for the inauguration ... .

Dr. Stuart Walker, Annapolis sailing legend, dies at age 95

Capital Gazette 13 Nov 2018
“Certainly my name has spread through my writing, but my articles would not have credibility if there wasn’t success behind it," Walker told The Capital during a party to celebrate his 90th birthday ... While the sailing competition was held off Acapulco, the 1968 Summer Olympics were hosted by Mexico City.