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7 dead as gunfire erupts at Playa del Carmen bar

Seven men were killed in a shooting attack at a bar late Sunday.

3 Playa del Carmen bars suspended after hotels complain about excessive...

Three party bars have been forced to suspend operations under a citywide noise crackdown similar to Mérida's.

Quinta Avenida noise crackdown in Playa del Carmen

A noise crackdown on bars and club Quinta Avenida, or Fifth Avenue, has revealed tensions between nightclubs and the hotels who house many of their patrons.

‘Ironclad’ security to be installed at Caribbean boat terminals

Mexican authorities on Thursday announced plans to reinforce security at the country’s Caribbean ports and docks after an explosion ripped apart a tourist ferry in February.

Terrorism, organized crime ruled out in Playa ferry blast

Terrorism and organized crime have been ruled out in the ferry explosion that injured tourists, the federal attorney general’s office said today.

Travel alert to Playa del Carmen scaled back, U.S. consulate re-opens...

The State Department says its intelligence on safety issues in Playa del Carmen is changing.

Barcos leaves 2 boats behind in Africa

One ship was damaged by a bomb blast, and two others have been impounded. Now, media are reporting that the troubled Playa del Carmen ferry company has two more ships stranded in Africa.

U.S. closes consulate in Playa del Carmen, citing ‘security threat’

Citing a “security threat,” the U.S Consular Agency closed its office here Wednesday and the U.S. State Department is forbidding government workers from traveling there.

U.S. embassy says bomb caused ferry blast in Q. Roo

The ferry explosion that injured around two dozen tourists was caused by“an explosive device,” the U.S. embassy in Mexico said on Thursday.

Damaged ferry linked to jailed former governor, blast ‘a wake-up call’

Investigators from several agencies are trying to find the cause of a ferry explosion that injured 25 people.

Ferry blast injures passengers in Playa del Carmen

As many as 25 people were injured, but no fatalities were reported, after an explosion ripped through a ferry as passengers disembarked Playa del Carmen on Wednesday.

Confusion over upcoming dance music fests in Playa

The mayor has banned electronic music events like the one that ended tragically at the Blue Parrot, but a huge gay-and-lesbian festival is mum on its February plans.