Emergency crews and civilian helpers in central Mexico are searching for survivors trapped under collapsed buildings after a powerful earthquake. The epicenter of the 7.1 magnitude quake was 120 kilometers southeast of the Mexican capital.
Six ex-employees of Heckler & Koch have gone on trial in Stuttgart for selling assault rifles to Mexico. Activists held a vigil outside the court for victims of those believed to be killed by the German gun-maker's arms.
Five months after a major earthquake devastated Mexico City, a powerful tremor has struck the country again. A helicopter carrying government officials who were to examine the damage crashed in an unrelated incident.
The Mexican government has described the UN's findings as "premature," saying it doesn't have evidence to support such claims. The suspects had been detained in connection to the disappeance of 43 students in 2014.
The journey of hundreds of migrants across Mexico to the US border has become a flash-point for outrage among supporters of US President Donald Trump's anti-immigrant rhetoric.
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