Baja California

There Were More Than 25,000 Homicides In Mexico Last Year, Government Says

Mexico saw its highest murder rate in at least two decades last year as homicides skyrocketed nearly 25 percent compared to 2016, the country’s Interior Ministry announced last week.<p>The Mexican government said it tracked 25,339 murders throughout 2017 — an average of about 70 per day — marking the …

Latin America

Singer Thalía Reunites with Estranged Sister at Grandmother's 100th Birthday Party in Mexico

Thalía traveled to Mexico to be with her grandmother, Eva Mange, on her 100th birthday. The Mexican singer and actress, 46, shared a photo of the …

Bolivia

Two countries, one insurance plan: San Diego workers find medical care in Tijuana

An electrician from San Diego, a hotel food services employee from Serra Mesa and a golf course groundskeeper from Oceanside all found themselves …

Health Care

Feature: Residents on Mexican side not bothered by imaginary border wall - Xinhua

TIJUANA, Mexico, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Tijuana resident Alexis Franco is so used to the rusty metal fence that separates this northern Mexican city …

News (China)

Quake Rattles Baja California

A quake measure 6.3M was reported in the Gulf of California, rattling cities in Baja California as well as the mainland. There have been no reports …

California

Feature: For thousands, crossing U.S.-Mexico border part of daily life - Xinhua

By Luis Brito and Wu Hao<p>TIJUANA, Mexico, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- Hector Aguilar is a U.S. citizen who works in San Diego, California, but lives across …

News (China)

Watch this undersea vehicle's close encounter with a shimmering purple jellyfish

EV Nautilus shared a spectacular unplanned find during a recent live filming of a sampling expedition: a pink and purple Halitrephes maasi jelly that …

Baja California Peninsula

Arriba! 9 colourful and exciting Mexican adventures

1: Encounter Mexico’s colourful heartland<p>Discover a place where pre-Hispanic traditions, customs and languages are part of everyday life on this …

List-Worthy

Donald Trump tweets: Mexico border 'Wall is the Wall'

Donald Trump is defending his pledge to build a "big, beautiful wall" on the US's border with Mexico. The president says his position on his most …

Donald Trump

Viral video supposedly shows a UFO hovering in the sky over Mexico

A video shot by a woman in Mexico has gone viral as the “first alien sighting of 2018.” The video, which was shot on a smartphone by a woman on the …

UFOs

8 Great Wellness Getaways That Aren’t Yoga Retreats

Courtesy of One&Only Palmilla<p>Go for One&Only’s Temzacal experience, stay for the luxurious digs.<p>From a surfing haven to a shaman-led experience, …

Napa Valley

How dangerous are vacations in Mexico?

The most recent US travel warnings for tourists going to Mexico triggered confusion and criticism. But they are the result of political pressure and …

Mexico

Have aliens finally visited Earth? Mysterious UFO looks humanoid as it hovers in the sky above busy road

A strange humanoid-shaped UFO has been filmed hovering in the sky alongside a busy road in Mexico.<p>Puzzled drivers were left wondering if they had …

UFOs

Weird footage of 'humanoid UFO' over Mexico goes viral, sparks skepticism

A bizarre video of a "humanoid UFO" over Mexico has gone viral, sparking plenty of skepticism.<p>The humanoid-shaped object was filmed hovering above the city of Mexicali in the state of Baja California in Mexico. Self-described UFO expert Pedro Ramirez noted that it was "first sighting of 2018" and …

Aliens

Control for street drug trade pushes Tijuana to grisly new record: 1,744 homicides

“Welcome to 2018,” read the threatening and neatly penned message left early this month with the bodies of a man and woman gunned down in the …

Mexico

NASA s cargo spacecraft back down to earth with heavy payload

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft splashed down in the Pacific Ocean on Saturday after nearly four weeks in space. Dragon splashed down successfully …

Exploration

Watch: Rare 'Firework' Jelly Fish Spotted During Sea Expedition Near Mexico

During a recent sea expedition, researchers spotted a rare jellyfish off the Socorro Island, Mexico. The Halitrephes Maasi jellyfish is extremely …

World News

62 assassinations in 10 days in state of Guanajuato

Alleged gangsters got instructions from cop<p>Police in Chihuahua state yesterday arrested 10 alleged gang members who were evidently receiving …

Mexico

Hotel San Cristóbal: A Boutique Baja Hideaway Drenched in Charming Authenticity

Bunkhouse’s first venture outside the US is an Instagrammer’s delight with bespoke furnishings from Guadalajara, colorful indigenous textiles, and …

Hotels

SpaceX's Dragon Capsule Made a Successful Re-Entry After Its ISS Supply Run

SpaceX said its Dragon cargo vessel successfully made re-entry on Saturday morning after spending more than a month docked at the International Space …

Space

Station cargo ship returning to Earth splashes into Pacific

A SpaceX Dragon cargo ship returns to Earth with science samples, other gear

Exploration

'S***hole countries': 61 beautiful destinations Donald Trump has insulted

Since becoming President of the United States of America last year, Donald Trump has had a fraught relationship with numerous countries around the …

Donald Trump

Jan 16-21, 2017

Spend the upcoming weekend in San Diego enjoying everything California’s Beach City has to offer including San Diego Restaurant Week and these top …

San Diego

Should Democrats 'Take a deal for the dreamers. Build the wall'?

When President Donald Trump’s extended border wall is protested in San Diego, often something is missing: the fact that we’ve had one for …

Immigration

NASA Science to Return to Earth aboard SpaceX Dragon Spacecraft

SpaceX's Dragon cargo spacecraft is scheduled to be released from the International Space Station and splash down in the Pacific Ocean Saturday, Jan. …

SpaceX

Vertical UFO Stuns Mexico in First 'Alien Sighting' of 2018

While driving through the Mexican state of Baja California recently, a woman took out her camera phone and filmed what is being called the first …

UFOs

Are Aliens Watching Us Because They Want Our Weed?

A former Pentagon official by the name of Luis Elizondo recently told the New York Times that the federal government has been actively investigating …

Cannabis

Mexican cartel member pleads guilty to US charges

SAN DIEGO — The highest-ranking member of a Mexican cartel to surrender to U.S. authorities has pleaded guilty to drug smuggling charges.<p>Damaso Lopez …

Mexico

Disneyland announces discounted tickets for SoCal residents

ANAHEIM, Calif. – For a limited time, Southern California and Northern Baja California residents can purchase specially discounted tickets to …

Walt Disney Company

Why Fish are Attracted to Weeds

This kind of scene plays out many times over in tropical, subtropical and even temperate oceans around the world. It’s no secret. Anywhere such …

Fishing