Mexico City and the Triumphant Rise From the Ashes

Mexico City and the Triumphant Rise From the Ashes

It is just a couple of days into 2018, and the tragedy that occurred in Mexico City is hardly erased from memories. It was not only a quake that rocked the world but a catastrophic event that brought a community together. On Sept. 19, 2017, at 2:40 p.m., ET, a 7.1M earthquake hit only 120 […]

Mexico City Takes Drastic Measures to Reduce Pollution

Mexico City Takes Drastic Measures to Reduce Pollution

Mexico City has taken drastic measures to reduce pollution by banning 20 percent of vehicular transportation in high populated areas throughout Mexico. The ban of 1 million vehicles is equivalent to the number of residents instructed to stay home due to poor air quality. Since March 14, 2016, smog has been highly visible in the city, which caused officials to […]

Mexico City Chidren’s Hospital Gas Explosion Kills 7

Mexico City Chidren’s Hospital Gas Explosion Kills 7

A gas truck explosion at a Mexico City children’s and maternity hospital has killed 7 people, three of them children. There are 54 injured, and the possibility exists that there are still more people trapped in the debris. The explosion took place in a small 35-bed hospital catering to one of the lower middle-class neighborhoods […]