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At least 71 people have disappeared this year on a highway between Mexico’s industrial center of Monterrey and the border town of Nuevo Laredo, authorities said on Wednesday. Earlier estimates from relatives of the victims – at least half a dozen of whom are U.S. residents – had placed the number of missing so far …

Depoe Bay’s uniquely clean drinking water is the product of a stream of hard rock two miles south of town. Even when county officials declared a drought emergency, the Depoe Bay reservoir was jam-packed, with a few wells and an abundant aquifer in reserve. (Photo by Rick Beasley) DEPOE BAY – A skeptical city councilor …

A trusted and high-level member of the Kinahan cartel who was arrested with more than € 350,000 in cash was sentenced to seven years in prison by the special criminal court. Jason Reed (40) also owned five luxury Rolex watches, an encrypted Aquarius phone, and had purchased a mobile home for cash, despite having no …

Two men have been found crucified just north of the Mexican capital as the bitter battle between two of Mexico’s most powerful drug cartels continues. The two bodies were found impaled back to back on the same cross, while another corpse was found nearby. The trio were on a dirt road in the municipality of …

Bodies continue to pile up as the struggle for territory between rival gangs continues to pile up. Jalisco Cartel and the Sinaloa Cartel in the Mexican state of Zacatecas continues. Alejandro Tello said the bitter struggle for control of territory has placed the state in a serious security crisis with the opposing Mexican drug cartels …

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Two paramedics were murdered while transporting a patient in violent Zacatecas state in northern Mexico, authorities said Thursday. Paramedics were from neighboring Jalisco state and were tasked with transporting a patient for treatment to a hospital in Zacatecas when they were killed on Wednesday evening. There was no immediate information as …

Anti-money laundering expert targets the Kinahan cartel’s main source of cocaine in South America. now known as “The Iron Prosecutor,” Marita Barreto Rivera spearheads the fight against Peru’s drug cartels and the vast network set up to hide their money. The country has become a key springboard in the export of cocaine from Bolivia and …

A man has pleaded guilty to leading the activities of a criminal organization in connection with the attempted murder of Kinahan cartel target James ‘Mago’ Gately. eter Keating (40) of Rowlagh Green, Clondalkin, Dublin 22, pleaded guilty this afternoon in the Special Criminal Court to directing the activities of a criminal organization between December 7, …

With ports of entry along the US-Mexico border largely closed to non-essential travel during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mexican drug cartels have turned to more creative ways to smuggle illegal contraband to United States. One of those ways has been the increased use of social media platforms like Facebook to advertise money mail jobs for money …

Fox Nation investigative journalist Lara Logan, host of “No agenda”, flew by helicopter with former Texas Ranger Jaeson Jones to investigate the dire situation that continues to be exacerbated along the southern border as Vice President Harris visited a site hundreds of miles upstream in El Paso. Jones told Logan in the “Hannity” exclusive that …