| Feb 20, 2012
| 8:44 AM
MONTERREY, Mexico -- Dozens died and 30 inmates escaped during a weekend prison riot in northern Mexico, an official said Monday.
The prison's director and 18 guards have been removed from their positions and are under investigation, Nuevo Leon Gov....
| Sep 21, 2011
| 3:24 PM
Masked gunmen blocked traffic on a busy street in the coastal city of Boca del Rio and dumped 35 dead bodies in front of motorists.
The bodies were left piled in two trucks and on the ground of an underpass by a major shopping mall.
With the Zetas...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 10:13 AM
WASHINGTON -- Mexican drug cartels have used cash and sexual favors as tools to corrupt U.S. border and customs agents, an inspector general investigation has found.
In exchange, agents allow contraband or unauthorized immigrants through inspection...
| Nov 24, 2011
| 10:33 PM
Authorities found 26 bodies Thursday inside three abandoned vehicles in Guadalajara, Mexico, an official said.
All the victims were men, said Ulises Enríquez, a spokesman for the Jalisco delegation of the Attorney General's Office.
The vehicles were...
| 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...