| May 13, 2012
| 7:13 PM
CADEREYTA JIMENEZ, Mexico (Reuters) - Suspected drug gang killers dumped 49 headless bodies on a highway near Mexico's northern city of Monterrey in one of the country's worst atrocities in recent years.
The mutilated corpses of 43 men and 6 women, whose...
| May 14, 2012
| 4:46 AM
Monterrey, Mexico (CNN) -- Mexican authorities found at least 49 decapitated and dismembered bodies along a highway in a northern border state Sunday morning, officials said.
The remains were left along the road in Nuevo Leon state, between the cities of...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 4:05 PM
He was once the boss...now he`s just busted.
Mexican officials have captured one of the most wanted cartel leaders.
Jorge Costilla Sanchez—nicknamed 'El Coss'—was the head of the Gulf Drug Cartel, and is wanted in Texas for drug trafficking...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Four Central Indiana residents have been indicted in connection with a gun and drug smuggling ring that federal investigators say operated in Indiana.
According to the indictment, the suspects smuggled guns, including assault rifles, out of Indiana in...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:41 PM
Authorities in the northern Mexico city of Nuevo Laredo report discovering the remains of 14 men in a vehicle near City Hall....
| Nov 2, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Abbott cited a "deadly shootout" involving "cartel operatives" last weekend in the town of Elsa, about 250 miles south of San Antonio, in which a Hidalgo County sheriff's deputy was shot three times. Sheriff's officials have said the deputy was wearing...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:38 PM
At least 31 inmates were killed and another dozen injured in pitched fighting inside a prison in Mexico's cartel-dominated Tamaulipas state, authorities said....
| Aug 26, 2011
| 4:34 PM
The news just gets grimmer in Mexico as the drug war nears the end of its fifth year and claims more and more innocent lives. On Thursday, gunmen burst into a casino in the northern city of Monterrey and set fire to the place, killing more than 50 people,...
| Apr 7, 2011
| 11:27 AM
TAMAULIPAS, Mexico -- Eight mass graves were uncovered in northeastern Mexico Wednesday, holding at least 59 bodies, the Tamaulipas state attorney general's office said.
Authorities found the graves during an investigation into a report of the kidnapping...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 12:56 PM
The U.S. Consulate is warning U.S. citizens that new information suggests cartels may be targeting ports of entry, consulate employees and “the public in general” in response to a crackdown on criminal gangs in Ciudad Juárez...
| Aug 28, 2011
| 4:10 PM
MONTERREY, Mexico -- Hundreds of troops headed to northern Mexico Saturday as authorities continued investigations into the torching of a casino that left at least 52 people dead.
Mexico's president, who described the attack as an act of terrorism,...