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Mexico captures 'La Tuta,' the nation's most wanted drug lord

Mexico has captured the country’s most wanted drug lord still at large, Servando “La Tuta” Gomez, police said Friday, in a boost for President Enrique Pena Nieto as he grapples with grisly gang violence. 419 more words

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Mexico's most-wanted drug lord used to be an elementary school teacher

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico captured its most wanted drug lord on Friday, former primary school teacher Servando “La Tuta” Gomez, delivering a boost to a government battered by gang violence. 770 more words

Trade

This day in the yesteryear: St. Valentine's Day Massacre (1929)

St. Valentine’s Day Massacre (1929)

When Jack McGurn, a member of Al Capone’s gang, was almost killed by members of rival George “Bugs” Moran’s gang, Capone decided to retaliate by luring Bugs and some of his men to a warehouse and killing them. 51 more words

Claudia Ochoa Felix:: Mexican Sinaloa cartel

Claudia Ochoa Felix likes to wear designer clothes and post glamorous selfies on Twitter but according to local media she is very bit as deadly as her black widow namesake. 322 more words

Gangster Girls

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Gangster Girls Documentary features Claudia Ochoa Felix. The glamorous "alleged" leader of assassins within the Sinaloa cartel. Claudia1

Sandra Avila Beltran, Mexico's "Queen of the Pacific" freed from prison... was liaison between Sinaloa (Mexico) and Norte del Valle (Colombia) drug cartels

CBS News: A Mexican federal judge threw out a five-year, money-laundering sentence for Sandra Avila Beltran, ordering the immediate release of the “Queen of the Pacific” for her alleged role as a liaison between Mexican and Colombian drug cartels. 34 more words

Crime

Twins Who Spilled Drug Cartel Secrets To Be Sentenced

CHICAGO (AP) — In the underworld of illegal drug trafficking, identical twins Pedro and Margarito Flores rose from middling Chicago dealers to partners of Mexico’s most notorious cartel lord, eventually building a nearly $2 billion franchise that spanned much of North America. 916 more words

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The biggest 5 organized crime groups in the world

Cyber crime is grabbing the headlines these days, but the largest criminal gangs are still making most of their money from drugs, sex, and extortion. 1,102 more words

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