Louisiana and Mississippi officials declared states of state of emergency; Louisiana ordered evacuations of some coastal areas and barrier islands.
Louisiana officials declared a state of emergency and ordered people to evacuate coastal areas and barrier islands before Sunday’s expected landfall.
The toll of dead after Mexico City’s magnitude 7.1 earthquake of last week is continuing to rise.
The magnitude 6.1 temblor was centered in the Oaxaca state, in the region battered by a magnitude 8.1 quake earlier this month.
The relief fund has reached out to the Red Cross of Mexico and Red Cross of Puerto Rico to donate all funds they receive.
Sometimes you have to reach out and build bridges instead of walls. It’s especially true when your neighbor suffers a catastrophic blow.
President Enrique Pena Nieto’s office raised the death toll from Tuesday’s magnitude 7.1 earthquake to 273, including 137 in the capital.
Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza’s mother was in Cuernavaca, about 50 miles south of Mexico City, when the earthquake hit.
Azalia Martinez was only 3 when her mother packed up her and her two brothers for a two-week trek on foot from Guerrero, Mexico, to the U.S. border.
The 8.1 quake off the southern Pacific coast just before midnight Thursday toppled hundreds of buildings in several states.
The cut-out of the boy, by the French artist “JR,” stands nearly 65 feet tall. It will be in place for a month.
The Cuentos Foundation, a nonprofit, is looking to raise money to send to activists in the Oaxaca state of Mexico, near where the earthquake struck.
Hundreds of buildings collapsed or were damaged, power was cut at least briefly to more than 1.8 million people.
A man wanted on predatory sexual assault charges was apprehended this week in Mexico.
An errant firecracker landed on fireworks and touched off a powerful explosion at a home in central Mexico, killing 11 children and three adults.