U.N. climate change talks
Delegates at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Cancun, Mexico, agree to a compromise on slowing climate change, though overall failing to reach a "deal that many activists and governments want."
Delegates from 190 nations reach a deal to curb climate change, including a fund to help developing countries, at UN talks in Cancun.
The United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP-16) opens in the Mexican resort city of Cancun. 2010-11-30 (Context: Cancun, Mexico, U.N. climate change talks)
Gunmen storm a bar in Cancun, Mexico, and kill 7 people, also 4 others were wounded in the attack. The authorities allege that the victims were part of a taxi union. 2013-03-14 (Context: Cancun, Mexico)
The US' 15th most wanted fugitive, Vincent Walters, is apprehended in Cancun, Mexico. 2012-07-14 (Context: Cancun, Mexico)
Residents in the Mexican city of Cancun brace for Hurricane Rina, which is expected to make landfall on Thursday. 2011-10-26 (Context: Cancun, Mexico)
Carbon emissions from energy use reached a record level in 2010, up 5% from the previous record in 2008, according to the International Energy Agency, which said it was a "serious setback" to limit global temperature increase to 2 degrees Celsius (3.6 F), set at the U.N. climate change talks in Cancun, Mexico, last year. 2011-05-31 (Context: Mexico, U.N. climate change talks)