A bus carrying US tourists crashes near Los Ramones, Mexico. One person dies and at least 20 are injured.
The bus owned by Pegasso Tourism was headed from Houston to Monterrey when it crashed near Los Ramones.
- Fourteen people are killed in 36 hours in Cancun, Mexico, in the worst spate of violence in the city since 2004.
- An overnight prison riot kills seven police officers in Amatlan de los Reyes, Veracruz, Mexico.
- Citing national security reasons, U.S. President Donald Trump imposes tariffs of 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum imported from most countries. Canada and Mexico are provisionally exempt pending NAFTA renegotiations. The tariffs will take effect on March 23.
- U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer tells a Senate panel that President Donald Trump has decided to "pause" tariffs on steel and aluminium imports from the European Union, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and South Korea.
- A 5.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of the Mexican state of Jalisco, prompting evacuations in the tourist resort of Puerto Vallarta and is felt in the country's second-largest metropolitan area of Guadalajara. No casualties are reported.