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the rubble, remembrances and reverberations of mexican september


ironically, today's political and economic landscape in mexico, which was battered by an earthquake tuesday, looks hauntingly similar to 1985, when another quake caused devastation on the same september day.






mexican navy says there's no missing child in collapsed school


official says all children have been accounted for, although an adult may still be alive below the rubble






the new era: how terrorism has changed since 9/11


it took seconds for the images of american airlines flight 11 and united airlines flight 175 plowing into the twin towers to be beamed around the world on september 11, 2001. now, 16 years on, the reverberations of that attack—the worst ever on u.s. soil—continue to be felt in america and the wider ...






mexican and american: we are richer for it


after the 2016 presidential election i attempted to explain to my four mexican children (ages 11, 9, 7 and 5) the justification of a wall. the president’s comments on mexican judges, mexican job stealing and mexican criminals had created fears i didn’t anticipate and challenges to fight that fear with love. the annual celebration on […]






mexico shocked by news: girl trapped in rubble didn’t exist


news media, officials and volunteer rescuers all repeated the story of "frida sofia" with a sense of urgency that made it a national drama. but she never existed, mexican navy officials now say.






selma hayek teaches some mexican slang


selma hayek offers this handy guide to understanding our neighbors. please remember: the 5th of may celebrates a mexican victory over the french, not mexican independence day which is september 16th. (h/t pocho)






salma hayek teaches some mexican slang


salma hayek offers this handy guide to understanding our neighbors. please remember: the 5th of may celebrates a mexican victory over the french, not mexican independence day which is september 16th. (h/t pocho)






rescuers race to save girl trapped in quake rubble; body recovered


workers struggle in rain and darkness to clear unstable debris and reach at least one girl trapped under the rubble






no missing girl in rubble of school, mexican government says


scenes of desolation and rejoicing unspooled thursday at the sites of buildings crumbled by mexico’s deadly earthquake, which killed at least 252 people and galvanized heroic efforts to reach those trapped. but a parallel drama transpired as the government announced that there were no missing children...






rubble and ash in mosul museum retaken from islamic state


the antiquities museum in the iraqi city of mosul is in ruins, with exhibition halls housing piles of rubble and the basement filled with ankle-deep drifts of ash.






trump border wall construction to start in san diego by september


construction of prototypes for president trump’s mexico border wall will be completed by september in san diego, u.s. customs and border protection said tuesday at a press conference in washington. d.c. four to eight 30-foot tall prototypes at the u.s. mexican border will take 30 days to build,...






8 bodies pulled from the rubble in italy building collapse


italian firefighters say eight bodies have been pulled from the rubble of a five-story apartment building that partially collapsed in a seaside town south of naples.






mexican earthquake victim, frida sofia, never existed


there was outrage in mexico after it was revealed thursday that a “trapped school girl” that rescuers spent more than 36 hours to save from the rubble of a collapsed school building in quake-hit mexico city never existed. the efforts to rescue the girl, who was reported to be 12 years ol...






podcast: what does seattle’s mexican consul think about trump, trade and immigra


the election of donald trump as president sent shudders through many people of mexican heritage living in the u.s. — whether here legally or not. in response, the mexican consul in seattle, roberto dondisch, has been telling mexicans here to “be calm, but be prepared.” what does that mean? and what does the mexican consul […]






powerful earthquake hits central mexico, collapses buildings


a magnitude 7.1 earthquake rocked central mexico on tuesday, collapsing some buildings, cracking the facades of others and scattering rubble on streets less than two weeks after another tremor killed at least 90 in the country's south. mexican media broadcast images of several downed buildings...






2 children pulled from rubble on quake-hit italian island


firefighters in italy freed a 7-month-old baby and his older brother from rubble early tuesday following a 4.0-magnitude quake on the resort island of ischia off naples, and rescuers were working on helping a third brother who remained trapped.






8th body pulled from the rubble in italy building collapse


firefighters and police in italy on saturday pulled the eighth and final body from the rubble of a five-story apartment building that partially collapsed in a seaside town south of naples.






mexico shocked by news: girl trapped in rubble didn't exist


hour after excruciating hour, mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. she reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. rescue workers...






2 children pulled from the rubble after 4.0 quake hits an italian island


firefighters in italy freed a 7-month-old baby and his older brother from rubble early tuesday following a magnitude 4.0 quake on the resort island of ischia off naples, and rescuers were working on helping a third brother who remained trapped. at least two people were killed in the quake that...






3 siblings pulled from rubble on earthquake-hit italian island


milan – italian firefighters working through the night, sometimes digging by hand, freed a 7-month-old baby tuesday and then his two older brothers from the rubble of their home that collapsed when a 4.0-magnitude quake struck the resort island of ischia during the height of tourist season.






herman wouk: remembrances


at 102, the author of such classic world war ii novels as "the caine mutiny," "the winds of war" and "war and remembrance" continues to draw literature from a remarkable life






these are chicago's essential mexican restaurants


if you've followed along this month as we've covered mexican food in chicago, you've hopefully recognized the wealth of wonderful mexican dishes currently available in our city. while host to our fair share of excellent tacos and tortas, our scene goes deeper than that, as the food of mexico becomes...






baby rescued from rubble on quake-hit italian resort island


firefighters in italy have freed a 7-month-old baby from the rubble of a house where he had been trapped with his family following a 4.0-magnitude quake on the italian resort island of ischia.






immigration authorities target 9/11 recovery worker for deportation over 30-year


according to the new york daily news, a colombian immigrant who helped clear the rubble at the world trade center on september 11, 2001 is facing deportation for a 30-year-old drug bust. carlos humberto cardona, an undocumented man in queens, new york, was one of the thousands of people who headed t...






in mosul museum, all that's left of priceless artifacts is rubble and ash


mosul, iraq – the antiquities museum in the iraqi city of mosul is in ruins. piles of rubble fill exhibition halls and a massive fire in the building’s basement has reduced hundreds of rare books and manuscripts to ankle-deep drifts of ash.






efforts continue to free young girl buried in rubble of mexico earthquake


a delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a new day on thursday, a vigil broadcast across the nation as rescue workers struggled in rain and darkness to pick away unstable debris and reach her. the sight of her wiggling fingers early wednesday became...






remembering columbine, 18 years later


ceremonies and remembrances around colorado and the nation marked the 18th anniversary of the columbine high school shooting.






in syria’s devastated twin towns, tears mix with rubble


zabadani, syria (ap) — arriving with her husband and 10-year-old daughter to check on their home for the first time in five years, adibeh ghosn had trouble recognizing the neighborhood. in disbelief, she walked over the mounds of rubble leading to her home. “where are the neighbors, where are the people? what has happened here?” […]






mexican migrant dies minutes after deportation in possible border suicide


a mexican man who had just been deported from the united states fell to his death tuesday from a bridge near the tijuana-san diego border crossing. a mexican official with knowledge of the case, but who was not authorized to speak to the media, said it was unclear whether the man accidentally fell...






donald trump warns mexican president to handle “bad hombres”


mexican senators are demanding mexican president enrique peña nieto disclose the details of the phone call made last week.  






mexico shocked by news: girl trapped in rubble didn't exist


hour after excruciating hour, mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. she reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. rescue workers called for tubes, pipes and other tools to reach her.






mexico shocked by news: girl trapped in rubble didn’t exist


hour after excruciating hour, mexicans were transfixed by dramatic efforts to reach a young girl thought buried in the rubble of a school destroyed by a magnitude 7.1 earthquake. she reportedly wiggled her fingers, told rescuers her name and said there were others trapped near her. rescue workers called for tubes, pipes and other tools to reach her.






donald trump warns mexican president to handle “bad hombres”


mexican senators are demanding mexican president enrique peña nieto disclose the details of the phone call made last week.  






today: in mexico, hope and despair amid the rubble


after mexico’s deadly earthquake, rescuers and ordinary people banded together to look for survivors as others mourned the everyday lives that ended. here are the stories you shouldn’t miss: top stories in mexico, hope and despair amid the rubble the scenes played out all across central mexico:...






a mosul mosque in rubble, victim of militants’ destruction


it was a victory marked in rubble. iraqi forces on thursday retook from the islamic state group one of the most beloved landmarks of the city of mosul, the nearly 850-year-old al-nuri mosque. but it was in ruins, blown up by the militants last week. the mosque’s distinctive minaret, which once leaned like the tower […]