A violent explosion shook Mexico City's Pemex headquarters. The state controlled oil concern is facing increased scrutiny for poor safety regulation.
At least four people died after a fire erupted on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. Some 300 people have been evacuated as firefighters battle to extinguish the blaze, according to Mexico's Pemex energy company.
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.
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.
A gas tanker truck has exploded on a highway near Mexico City leaving more than a dozen people dead and injuring many more. The cause of the blast remains unclear.