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Mexican Mayor Killed Day After Taking Office

The mayor of a Mexican city who took office Friday was killed Saturday.  Gisela Mota was killed by armed gunmen at her house in Temixco. Morelos state security commissioner, Jesus Alberto Capella, said two attackers were killed and three were detained by federal police and soldiers.  Mota's leftist Democratic Revolution Party said in a statement Mota was "a strong and brave woman who on taking office as mayor, declared that her fight against crime would be frontal...

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