Mexico

  1. ‘El Chapo’ Guzman Captured: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Joaquin Guzman, notorious drug kingpin and leader of the Sinaloa drug cartel, has been captured alive by Mexican authorities.

    February 22, 2014
  2. Truck Carrying ‘Dirty Bomb’ Materials Found Empty in Mexico

    If not properly stored, Cobalt-60, can spread cancerous radioactive materials for miles.

    December 4, 2013
  3. Cobalt-60: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    A truck carrying Co-60 was stolen in Tijuana, Mexico.

    December 4, 2013
  4. ‘Diana, The Hunter’ — Bus-Driver-Killing Vigilante: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    A woman who identifies herself as “Diana, The Hunter”has become a vigilante killer, murdering bus drivers in retaliation for sexual assaults in Mexico.

    September 5, 2013
  5. Rafael Caro Quintero, Mexican Drug Kingpin : 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Rafael Caro Quintero, a Mexican drug kingpin that helped establish one of the country’s biggest drug cartels, was freed from prison on Friday after the court ruled that he has been improperly tried.

    August 10, 2013
  6. Miguel Treviño Morales: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    Miguel Angel Treviño Morales, the leader of one of the most notorious drug cartels, Los Zetas, was captured by Mexican marines Sunday.

    July 16, 2013
  7. Mexican Volcano Grounds U.S. Flights, Causes Airline Chaos

    At least six U.S. airlines cancelled flights into and out of Mexico City and Toluca airports Thursday after Mexican volcano Popocatepetl began spewing ash.

    July 5, 2013
  8. Senate Passes $46 BILLION to Put Drones, Fence, Cameras on Border

    The ‘Gang of 8′ Immigration Reform Bill now costs $46 billion and adds more men, drones, cameras, and 700 miles of fence to the U.S.-Mexico Border.

    June 26, 2013
  9. Former Marine Kidnapped in Mexico: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The FBI is seeking public assistance to find Marine reservist Armando Torres III, who was kidnapped in La Barranca, Tamaulipas, Mexico on May 14.

    June 5, 2013
  10. Arizona Woman Facing Drug Charges Released From Mexican Jail

    Yanira Maldonado, a 42-year-old Arizona mother, was released from jail Thursday night after being detained in Mexico for more than a week on drug smuggling charges.

    May 31, 2013
  11. Six Killed in Cancun Spring Break Gun Attack: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Cancun is supposed to be one of Mexico’s safe spots.

    March 15, 2013
  12. Giant Wave Kills American Tourist in Mexico, Injures Another

    Two American tourists were walking along the beach in Cabo San Lucas when a giant wave pulled them out to sea.

    March 7, 2013
  13. Son Grounded Forever After Dad Gets $22,000 Cell Phone Roaming Bill

    A Canadian family got the shock of their lives upon returning from a Mexico vacation – a bill from their cell phone provider for $22,000 in roaming charges.

    March 4, 2013
  14. Mexican Drug Cannon Found By Police: 5 Fast Facts You Need To Know

    Mexican authorities have found a huge “drug cannon,” a device that drug smugglers are using to get their products into the U.S.

    February 28, 2013
  15. 9-Year-Old Mother May be 12 or 13; Stepdad is Baby’s Father

    The youngest mother in the world may not be the youngest after all.

    February 14, 2013