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News Mexico Baja California: The Latest: Hurricane Lorena approaching Mexico's Los Cabos

Published on: Friday 20 September 2019
The Latest: Hurricane Lorena approaching Mexico's Los Cabos
News source: https://www.sfchronicle.com/news/texas/article/The-Latest-Hurricane-Lorena-approaching-Mexico-s-14454672.php

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Weather, including Hurricane Lorena along Mexico's Pacific Coast (all times local): 6 a.m. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami has upgraded Lorena to a hurricane as it bears down on Mexico's Baja California peninsula. Forecasters say Hurricane Lorena now has maximum sustained winds of 75 mph (120 kph) and is still about 100 miles (160 kilometers) away as it moves toward Cabo San Lucas at 9 mph (15 kph). The Category 1 hurricane is expected to cause damaging winds, flash flooding and life threatening surf along the peninsula. ___ 1 a.m. Owners have pulled boats from the water and shopkeepers put plywood over windows and doors as Tropical Storm Lorena bears down on Mexico's resort-studded Los Cabos area, predicted to arrive Friday at hurricane force. The storm is forecast to pass over or near the southern tip of the Baja California Peninsula later in the day with heavy winds and soaking rains. In the Atlantic, Hurricane Jerry has been gaining strength on a track that is predicted to carry it near the northern Leeward Islands on Friday and north of Puerto Rico on Saturday.

News Mexico Baja California: Mexico murder rate soars to average 94 per day

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Mexico murder rate soars to average 94 per day
News source: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/mexico-murder-rate-soars-to-average-94-per-day

The increase in violent deaths is attributed largely to ongoing power struggles between cartels in Guanajuato, Jalisco, Baja California, Chihuahua, Veracruz, Mexico City, and Guerrero. The Jalisco New ...

News Mexico Baja California: 1,000th California condor of recovery effort hatches in Zion park

Published on: Tuesday 09 July 2019
1,000th California condor of recovery effort hatches in Zion park
News source: https://www.reviewjournal.com/local/local-las-vegas/1000th-california-condor-of-recovery-effort-hatches-in-zion-park-1707208/

California, and Mexico’s Baja Peninsula. According to the park, biologists discovered the Zion chick in a nest on cliffs just north of Angels Landing, and estimate the egg was laid in March and ...

News Mexico Baja California: 85% of Human Trafficking Victims in Mexico Women, Girls

Published on: Tuesday 09 July 2019
85% of Human Trafficking Victims in Mexico Women, Girls
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2019/07/09/world/americas/ap-lt-mexico-human-trafficking.html

Mexico State, Baja California, Oaxaca and Chiapas. Commission president Luis Raúl González condemned a lack of prevention policy and support for victims. Children made up 27% of the victims. ...

News Mexico Baja California: Mexico tariffs draw sharp response from auto industry, business groups

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
News source: https://www.opensecrets.org/news/2019/06/mexico-tariffs-draw-sharp-response-from-auto-industry-lobbying/

A cargo truck near the US-Mexico border in Tijuana, Baja California state, Mexico (GUILLERMO ARIAS/AFP/Getty Images) President Donald Trump’s latest announcement of increased tariffs on all goods ...

News Mexico Baja California: Baja California passes strictest plastic ban in Mexico

Published on: Tuesday 04 June 2019
News source: https://www.kusi.com/baja-california-passes-strictest-plastic-ban-in-mexico/

Imperial Beach (KUSI) – After decades of pollution flowing from Mexico, the state of Baja California just passed the strictest Styrofoam and single-use plastic ban in their country. KUSI’s Dan Plante ...

News Mexico Baja California: Mexico's ruling Morena party tipped to win Baja California state governor race: Mitofsky exit poll

Published on: Sunday 02 June 2019
News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mexico-election-bajacalifornia-idUSKCN1T403H

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico’s ruling Morena party was favored to win the race for governor in the state of Baja California on Sunday with between 53.8% and 57.2% of votes, according to an exit poll ...

News Mexico Baja California: Mexico’s president extends power in Baja California elections

Published on: Monday 03 June 2019
News source: https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/border-baja-california/story/2019-06-03/mexicos-president-extends-power-in-baja-california-elections

Sunday night’s elections proved to be a successful referendum on Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s popularity. His ruling political party gained major wins and extended the leftist leader ...