A violent explosion shook Mexico City's Pemex headquarters. The state controlled oil concern is facing increased scrutiny for poor safety regulation.
A powerful gas explosion has struck a Mexico City children's hospital, killing at least 2 and injuring around 50 more. Authorities believe additional victims are still buried in the rubble.
An explosion at the headquarters of Mexican state-owned oil firm Pemex was caused by a gas build up, the attorney general has said. The blast on Thursday killed 37 people and injured dozens more.
The death toll has risen sharply after a blast at oil giant Pemex in Mexico City. Rescue workers are searching for survivors in the rubble of the skyscraper complex. The cause of the explosion remains unclear.
Thieves in Mexico have stolen a truck carrying radioactive material used in medical treatments, the UN nuclear agency has reported. It described the load as "extremely dangerous" if damaged or removed from its shielding.
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