CHIHUAHUA, CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO (SEPTEMBER 26, 2017) (REUTERS) – Fourteen people were shot dead on Tuesday (September 26) night at a drug rehabilitation centre in northern Mexico as part of a territory fight between two criminal gangs, a spokesman for the state attorney general’s office said. Continue reading
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Trial starts for the Brooklyn man suspected in taking part in the 1978 Lufthansa airlines heist that later inspired the gangster movie “Goodfellas.”
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Mexico’s most notorious drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman escapes from a high security prison in central Mexico, the second time he has given his captors the slip in 15 years.
U.S. President Barack Obama says the U.S. government will no longer threaten to prosecute families who try to pay ransom to win the release of American hostages held overseas.