A Mexican Navy vessel searches the waters of the Gulf of California ...
Jul 5th, 2011
(AP) - A Mexican Navy vessel searches the waters of the Gulf of California for survivors of a capsized fishing boat near San Fernando, Mexico, Monday, July 4, 2011. A U.S. tourist died after a fishing boat capsized in an unexpected storm in the Gulf of California off the Baja California peninsula and of the 44 people on the boat, seven U.S. tourists remain missing along with one Mexican crew member, the Mexican navy said. (AP Photo/Francisco Vega) -
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican drug cartels looking to diversify their businesses long ago moved into oil theft, pirated goods, extortion and kidnapping, consuming an ever larger swath of the country's economy. This month, federal officials confirmed the cartels have even entered the country's lucrative mining industry, exporting iron ore to ... [Full Article]
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's military leaders agree that the political situation is returning to normal after days of violent anti-government protests and they ruled out the possibility of a coup, the navy chief said on Wednesday. "Everyone agreed that the military forces will not take a leading role in this situation and there will be ... [Full Article]
Google and Microsoft unveiled measures to block online searches for child sex abuse images on Monday as part of a bid by British authorities to crackdown on Internet pedophiles. The world's two largest search engine operators' move was a rare display of unity ahead of an Internet safety summit on Monday hosted by Prime Minister David Came... [Full Article]
Gulf Cooperation Council states must be part of the negotiations between major world powers and Iran, oil-rich Saudi Arabia's former intelligence chief said on Sunday. Iran and major powers broke through a decade of gridlock on November 24 to agree an interim deal that would freeze parts of Iran's controversial nuclear programme while eas... [Full Article]
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) - The sounds of high-performance car engines filled the air Sunday as thousands of fans, friends and car enthusiasts headed to the Los Angeles suburb of Santa Clarita to pay tribute to Paul Walker at the site where the "Fast & Furious" actor died in a car crash. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]