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The real drug chief from Aztec Midnight

This in-depth report from Bloomberg Business examines the aftermath of the arrest of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. “El Chapo” was not only the real-life figure I modeled my character Hermanito on for… 224 more words

Aztec Midnight

Former Pierce County resident last to be sentenced in 'Operation Ice Breaker'

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WJCL) — Eric Arrana-Garcia, 39, a citizen of Mexico who previously lived in Blackshear, Ga., was sentenced last week by United States District Judge William T. 295 more words

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What the U.S. Should Be Fighting Instead of ISIS

By Coleen Jose

“This raises a question: Are Americans primarily concerned with atrocities or with the fact that Muslims are committing these crimes?” writes Musa al-Gharbi… 77 more words

Activism

Mexican Meth Topping Homemade in U.S.

ST. LOUIS (AP)- The nation’s Heartland is ridding itself of the scourge of homemade methamphetamine, with lab seizures down by nearly half in many high-meth states. 836 more words

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Mexico closes in on most wanted drug lord

On Wednesday, October 1st, Mexican troops closed in on one of Mexico’s most wanted drug lords at a seafood restaurant in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico after 11 months of investigation and intelligence officers tracing his steps, Tomas Zeron de Lucio, the director of criminal investigation for Mexico’s Attorney General’s Office, said. 199 more words

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Feds Raid Downtown Fashion District In Drug Cartel Money Laundering Sweep

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Federal authorities Wednesday arrested nine people and seized approximately $65 million in cash in a massive sweep of the Fashion District that targeted money laundering for Mexican drug cartels. 346 more words

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Blurred Lines: How Mexican Drug Cartels Breach Our Physical and Cyber Borders

Mexican drug cartels are creative. They’re creative with laundering their money across our physical borders and they’re creative with money laundering in cyber currency. Sylvia Longmire… 1,008 more words

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