Tag Archives: Mexico

Mexico Defeat The Reggae Boyz 3-1 And Win The Gold Cup

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz surrendered to Mexico 3-1 in the final of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. Mexico captain Andres Gaurdado opened the scoring in the 31st minute, with follow-up goals from Jesus Corona (47th) and Oribe Peralta (61st). Substitute Darren Mattocks, restored Jamaican pride with an individual goal in the 80th minute. Mexico will collect US$1m, while Jamaica will pocket US$500,000 ...

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American Airlines Adds New Caribbean Routes

American Airlines says it will add six new routes throughout Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin America to further strengthen its position in these key markets. Expanded service includes new flights to Belize City, Grand Cayman, Guadalajara in Mexico, Managua in Nicaragua and Monterrey, Mexico. With these new routes, American Airlines will operate more than 1,750 weekly flights to 85 destinations. ...

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Southwest Airlines Begins Flight To Montego Bay

Southwest Airlines, America’s largest low fare carrier, commenced international service from nine US airports to several destinations, including Montego Bay, yesterday. The international service is among the final steps of Southwest’s integration of AirTran Airways. In addition to Montego Bay, Southwest jets now fly from the airline’s nine gateway airports to seven international airports in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic and ...

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Jamaica Listed as Major Drug Producing/Trafficking Country

US President Barack Obama has included Jamaica in his list of major illicit drug-producing or drug-transit countries for this year. Twenty-two countries are on the list which was released by the US State Department yesterday. They include Afghanistan, the Bahamas, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Peru and Venezuela. Under the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, the US President is required ...

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World Cup Update: The Netherlands Come From Behind To Defeat Mexico 2-1

Late goals from Wesley Sneijder and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar saw the Netherlands come from a goal down to beat Mexico 2-1 and take their place in the Brazil 2014 quarter-finals. The first half ended 0 – 0. The team from CONCACAF were just two minutes from the last eight until Wesley Sneidjer’s superb half-volley and a Klaas-Jan Huntelaar penalty put the ...

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World Cup Update: Mexico Defeat Cameroon 1-0

A wave of Mexican players, shortly after the resumption, got the breakthrough to go one-up against Cameroon in their rainy World Cup Group A encounter in Natal, Brazil today. In an exchange of snappy passes Giovanni Dos Santos took the initial shot, parried by the Cameroon goalkeeper, but Oribe Peralta following on punched home in the 61st minute. Mexico face ...

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6.4 Magnitude Earth Quake Shakes Southern Mexico

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook southern Mexico’s Guerrero state Today, less than a month after a stronger temblor hit the area. Today’s quake, centered about 60 miles northwest of Acapulco and 172 miles southwest of Mexico City, happened at noon local time (1 p.m. ET). No reports of major damage were immediately made.

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7.2 Magnitude Quake Rocks Mexico

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake shook central and southern Mexico today, sending panicked people into the streets, where broken windows and debris fell, but there were no early reports of major damage or casualties. The quake was centered northwest of the Pacific resort of Acapulco. It was felt across at least a half-dozen states and Mexico’s capital, where it shook for ...

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No Tsunami Watch For The Caribbean

There is Currently no Tsunami watch in place for the Caribbean. The star marks the epicenter of today’s (09-05-12) 7.9-magnitude earthquake in Costa Rica. In a media release the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) advised that the 7.9 earthquake that affected Costa Rica this morning, was determined to pose no threat to the Caribbean. Please Refrain from ...

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