BREAKING! At least nine Americans killed in Mexican highway ambush

At least nine U.S. citizens — including six children — were killed in what local media described as a highway ambush in the Mexican border state of Sonora late Monday, a family member told NBC News.

The dead included 8-month-old twins, said Kendra Lee Miller, who is related to many of the victims. Some of the eight survivors — all children — sustained serious injuries.

Miller added that the victims lived in La Mora, which is about 75 miles south of the U.S. border. FULL STORY