El Chapo And The Secret History Of The Heroin Crisis
If you wonder why America is in the grips of a heroin epidemic that kills two hundred people a week, take a hard look at the legalization of pot, which destroyed the profits of the Mexican cartels. Ho...
Ohio Mass Killing: Marijuana-Growing Operations Found At Crime Scene
The call ends with Manley’s painful wails as she waits outside the home for authorities to arrive. Six more bodies would be found by the day’s end, all members of the Rhoden family of Pike County, ran...
"El Chapo" Guzman: Sean Penn talks about controversial secret interview with Mexican drug lord
In an interview with Charlie Rose, the actor breaks his silence following his secret trip to Mexico to meet notorious drug lord
Mexico: Dramatic footage captures 'El Chapo' raid
The Mexican goverment released footage of the raid which brought down the notorious drug lord 'El Chapo', Monday. The video shows a fierce gun battle after p...
El Chapo Speaks-A Secret Visit With The Most Wanted Man In The World
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 to be changed, locations not named, and an understanding was brokered with the subject that this piece would be submitted for the subject’s approval before publication. The subjec...
Drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman captured in deadly shootout after six months on the lam
In a deadly, predawn shootout, Mexican naval special forces on Friday captured Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman , the world's most sought-after drug lord and commander of a vast narcotics empire that stretc...
Afghan response to hospital bombing is muted, even sympathetic
The changed tone comes as Afghan leaders growing increasingly anxious over next year’s U.S. withdrawal.
The chief hit man of legendary drug kingpin Pablo Escobar says 'El Chapo is a dead man'
Jhon Jairo Velásquez Vásquez, alias "Popeye," is one of few surviving members of Pablo Escobar's Medellin cartel. He served as the infamous drug kingpin's head of assassins. In an interview with the M...
Mexico releases video of drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s escape
The Mexican government has released a video showing the moment that fugitive drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman fled his prison cell via a hole in his shower. The surveillance camera footage shows G...
Revealed: the full scale of Mexico's 'disappearances'
The disappearance of 43 students from the town of Iguala in September caught the world's attention – but a greater number of Mexicans go missing every week as cartels wage their bloody battles and...
U.S. Embassy Warns Citizens to Avoid Mexican Resort of Acapulco - NBC News
The American embassy in Mexico has advised U.S. citizens to avoid Acapulco, a Pacific coastal resort once known for hosting glamorous jet-setters but which has lately been rocked by unrest and violenc...
Friend or Foe? Mexico's Unnerving Vigilantes
After months of fighting between the Grupos de Autodefensa and a powerful drug cartel, a nervous calm has descended over the Tierra Caliente region.
Mexico's Drug War: 50,000 Dead in 6 Years
Since Mexico's President Felipe Calderón began an all-out assault on drug cartels in 2006, more than 50,000 people have lost their lives across the country in a nearly-continuous string of shootouts, ...
Mexican Drug War - Map
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El Chapo And The Secret History Of The Heroin Crisis
If you wonder why America is in the grips of a heroin epidemic that kills two hundred people a week, take a hard look at the legalization of pot, which destroyed the profits of the Mexican cartels. Ho...
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Afghan response to hospital bombing is muted, even sympathetic
The changed tone comes as Afghan leaders growing increasingly anxious over next year’s U.S. withdrawal.
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