K9 team discovers body of fifth victim in rubble of Merida building collapse

MÉRIDA — The State Attorney General’s Office (FGE) reports that rescuers have recovered the body of a fifth worker who died as a result of a building collapse that occurred at a construction site in Merida’s northern hotel zone Monday Dec. 4. Rescue efforts implemented by the K9 Squadron of this agency involved intensive work by More...

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By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
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Merida taxis evolve to improve service

Online transportation platforms have changed mobility in Mérida, so that standing and waiting for a cab is something that most people don’t do anymore…. MERIDA – Bad practices of taxi drivers are being More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Yucatan’s holiday season begins with lighting of Government Palace

The Yucatan Government Palace decoration will remain until January 6 and will be turned on daily until 9:00 pm… MERIDA – The Yucatan Government Palace dresses up with the traditional lighting of the Christmas More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Aeromexico launches flights on Merida-Atlanta route

The Merida International Airport is already the eighth most important in the country… MERIDA – On December 1, the Mérida-Atlanta route was inaugurated, operated by Aeromexico, with daily flights and a capacity More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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A year later, trial of Canadian photographer’s alleged killer begins in Merida

As TYT published in October 2016, the alleged murderer of Barbara McClatchie Andrews was arrested and submitted to custody while the investigations were carried out… MERIDA – On Monday December 4, the oral More...

By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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Authorities investigating fatal construction-site collapse in Merida

MÉRIDA — The construction site on Calle 60 where a deadly collapse occurred Monday Dec. 4 was eerily silent and deserted Tuesday morning. Minutes before 11 pm Monday and after more than three hours of work, More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, December 4th, 2017
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Centro’s Pasaje Picheta will be refurbished

The government will improve the image and services offered by the historic building adjacent to the Plaza Grande… MERIDA – The “Pasaje Picheta”, located next to the Yucatan Palace of Government, More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Experts caution about health risks of low quality Chinese cosmetics: Part 2

The consequences of trying to save money or being unaware of the expiration date when buying beauty products could be catastrophic, according to dermatologists… MERIDA – In the first part of this La Verdad More...

By Yucatan Times On Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Alleged ATM thieves offer restitution in exchange for release from detention

If Banco Santander accepts the agreement, the five alleged thieves would be released from jail… MERIDA — In a hearing held on Thursday November 30 at the Oral Justice Center in Merida (CJOM), there was More...

By Yucatan Times On Thursday, November 30th, 2017
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Experts caution about health risks of low-quality Chinese cosmetics sold on Merida streets: Part 1

More than ten skin diseases can be acquired from the use of creams, makeup or eyeliners due to the materials with which they are manufactured… MERIDA – Here TYT brings you the first of two articles about More...