World Jan 05

A member of the National Guard runs during an operative of the National Institute of Migration (INM) and police officers to detain migrants, in Ciudad Acuna, Mexico September 20, 2021. Photo by Daniel Becerril/REUTERS
Mexican security forces nab son of drug lord ‘El Chapo’

Alleged cartel members responded to the arrest of Ovidio "El Raton" Guzman by paralyzing the city, carjacking residents and setting vehicles ablaze days before a visit to Mexico by U.S. President Joe Biden.

World Jan 09

US motions expand drug claims against Honduras president

The motions filed Friday with the U.S. Southern District of New York do not specifically name the president, referring to him as “CC-4,” or co-conspirator No. 4, but clearly identify him by naming his brother and his own post as…

Feb 12

Mexico's most notorious drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, was convicted Tuesday of running an industrial-scale smuggling operation after a three-month trial packed with Hollywood-style tales of grisly killings, political payoffs, cocaine hidden in jalapeno cans, jewel-encrusted guns and a…