Dramatic video shows Coast Guard rescuing man who went overboard on Carnival cruise

A passenger who fell off a cruise ship late Wednesday night was rescued on Thursday evening.  The 28-year-old man was reported missing by the crew of the Carnival Valor at around 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 24, according to a press release issued by the U.S. Coast Guard. Rescue crews were quickly amassed. The crew of … Read more

Woman smuggled cocaine into Texas to repay drug debt after boyfriend’s arrest, records show

BROWNSVILLE, Texas (ValleyCentral) — A woman who admitted to smuggling cocaine into Texas to repay a debt was sentenced to prison, federal documents state. Rosa Maria Perez was sentenced Wednesday to 30 months in prison, records show. According to a criminal complaint, on May 11, Perez was entering the United States from Mexico at the … Read more

Mexico Issues Arrest Warrant For Friend Of 25-Year-Old Woman Found Dead On Vacation

Mexican prosecutors have issued an arrest warrant for a female friend of the 25-year-old U.S. woman who was found dead in the country last month. They are also working on getting the friend extradited to Mexico to face charges, The Associated Press reported. Shanquella Robinson, of Charlotte, South Carolina, travelled to San José del Cabo, … Read more

Mexican prosecutors seek to extradite U.S. suspect in killing of North Carolina woman in San Jose del Cabo

Mexican prosecutors said Thursday they have filed charges against a U.S. woman on suspicion of killing another American seen being beaten in a viral video. Prosecutors in the state of Baja California Sur did not name the suspect in the Oct. 29 death of Shanquella Robinson. But they said they have approached Mexican federal prosecutors … Read more

18 people rescued after spending 5 days stranded at sea, U.S. Coast Guard says

Eighteen people were rescued from a broken motorboat found roughly 16 miles southwest of San Diego, in international waters near the U.S.-Mexico border, authorities said. The passengers on board included at least two young children — a 2-year-old girl and 4-year-old boy — according to the U.S. Coast Guard. The passengers said they were stranded … Read more

18 people found stranded at sea after 5 days without food or water, Coast Guard says

Eighteen people were found off the coast of Mexico after spending five days at sea, the Coast Guard said. Getty Images/iStockphoto Eighteen people were stranded at sea for five days when their boat broke down, the U.S. Coast Guard told news outlets. The boat was found about 50 miles off the coast of Mexico on … Read more

Mexico goalkeeper Ochoa wants more in his 5th World Cup

DOHA, Qatar (KABC) — With a post-game hug, Robert Lewandowski paid respect where it was due. Guillermo Ochoa had done it again at the World Cup. Mexico’s stalwart goalkeeper stopped Lewandowski, one of the game’s best strikers, on a second-half penalty kick that preserved a scoreless draw between El Tri and Poland. A loss in … Read more

FBI investigating death of North Carolina woman in Mexico who was seen being assaulted in video

The FBI has launched an investigation into the death last month of a U.S. woman in Mexico who was seen being assaulted in a cell phone video which went viral. The FBI confirmed in a statement to CBS News Tuesday that it has “opened an investigation” into the death of Shanquella Robinson of Charlotte, North … Read more

6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes off coast of Baja California in Mexico, USGS says

Shaking was felt in San Diego County, but no tsunami warning was issued. Tuesday, November 22, 2022 6:43PM MEXICO (KABC) — A 6.2-magnitude earthquake was reported off the coast of Baja California in Mexico Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck just before 8:40 a.m. about 18.6 miles west of Las … Read more