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Mexico detains FBI Ten Most-Wanted fugitive in beach resort

CANCUN (Reuters) - Mexican authorities on Tuesday arrested a former U.S. university professor, who recently was added to the FBI's 10 most-wanted list and faces sex crimes charges in the Philippines. Full story

Americans eye big summer breaks as economy rebounds: Orbitz

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Nearly three-quarters of Americans are planning to take a summer break and many will be heading to the beach, which is the most popular vacation getaway, according to a report released on Thursday by online travel company Orbitz. Full story

Six strangled, one decapitated in Mexican resort of Cancun

CANCUN, Mexico (Reuters) - Six people were strangled to death and one decapitated in the southern Mexican tourist resort of Cancun on Sunday, the state's deputy attorney general said, in the latest mass killing to strike the city in the last few weeks. Full story

Mexico's Cancun sued by company planning China goods expo center

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A company seeking to launch the largest showcase of Chinese goods in the Americas has sued Mexico's beach resort city of Cancun to overcome a political impasse and break ground on the controversial $180 million project. Full story

Divers take 'Harlem Shake' under water

   A first for the internet sensation called the "Harlem Shake" as a dozen divers perform their version of the dance while diving in Cancun, Mexico. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports.

Mexican authorities up security for spring break

   Some 430,000 tourists, many of them college students on spring break, will hit the beaches of Cancun over the next weeks. When the do they’ll see an unusual sight: Marines walking the beach, and extra tourist police all over town. NBC’s Janet Shamlian reports.

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Rina weakens after Cancun area resorts empty

Hurricane forms, heads for Mexico resorts

Mexico ex-governor accused of stealing $9 million

Shark attacks tourist at Mexican resort

Travelocity's price guarantee less than prompt

Undeterred spring breakers head to Mexico

Mexico still a popular spring break destination

A lost vacation day and nothing to show for it

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  Along Came Jodi, Part 2

Jodi Arias becomes Mormon like Travis. It’s all going well until Travis calls it quits.

  Murder trial starts for ‘Survivor’ producer

Standing in a cage, former ‘Survivor’ producer Bruce Beresford-Redman appeared in a Mexico court on the first day of his trial. He’s charged with murdering his wife while on a family vacation in Cancun two years ago. NBC’s Kristen Dahlgren reports.

  The best beach getaways for your vacation

Nilou Motamed of Travel + Leisure magazine talks about the best beach resorts to consider when you are planning your vacation, including such places as Riviera Maya, Mexico and Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

  Beating of US student spotlights violence in Mexico

Two years ago, American student Zeke Rucker was brutally beaten and left for dead at a Cancun resort in what some believe may have been a savage act of cartel violence. NBC’s Janet Shamlian reports.

  Mystery at Moon Palace, Part 3

Monica Beresford-Redman has turned up dead in Cancun, and police begin to question her husband about what happened the morning she disappeared. 

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