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  • Controversial former top cop shot in Mexico's Ciudad Juarez

    Controversial former top cop shot in Mexico's Ciudad Juarez
    A controversial former top cop credited with reining in violence in two Mexican cities but widely criticized as having a heavy hand was shot repeatedly Friday by gunmen who apparently stalked him, authorities said. Julian Leyzaola, who once headed...
  • Crime-bashing ex-police chief on Mexico border gunned down

    MEXICO CITY A gunman Friday shot and seriously wounded a renowned former police chief who battled organized crime in two of Mexico's most violent border cities, most recently in Ciudad Juarez, a city on the Texas border, where Friday's attack occurred....
  • Mexico: Police official arrested in students' disappearance

    Mexican authorities say they have captured a former police official implicated in the disappearance of 43 teachers' college students last year. A government statement says Francisco Salgado Valladares had been hiding in the homes of relatives in the...
  • LAPD officer indicted in alleged bid to smuggle Mexican citizen into U.S.

    LAPD officer indicted in alleged bid to smuggle Mexican citizen into U.S.
    A Los Angeles police officer and his girlfriend were indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday for allegedly trying to smuggle a Mexican citizen hidden in the trunk of a car into the United States, officials said. LAPD Officer Carlos Curiel Quezada Jr....
  • Oak Lawn man, 85, conned out of $2,800

    Oak Lawn man, 85, conned out of $2,800
    An elderly Oak Lawn man was conned out of about $2,800 last month in an increasingly common scheme in which a caller claims to be a close relative who's in trouble with the law, police said. A woman called the victim, 85, on April 27 posing as his...
  • Mexico drug violence intensifies as elections approach

    Mexico drug violence intensifies as elections approach
    A month before national elections, Mexico is witnessing a level of violence in which drug traffickers have directly confronted the army, raising questions about whether the government's progress in combating crime might be a hollow victory. In an...
  • 100 kidnapped migrants rescued outside Mexican capital

    Mexican authorities say 100 kidnapped migrants were rescued from a home in Mexico State, near the capital. The State Citizen Security Commission reports that authorities were tipped off by a Guatemalan man who claimed to have escaped the house. Nearly...
  • Mexico blames drug gangs for string of killings near border

    Authorities in the northern Mexican state of Sonora say drug cartel groups are behind a string of murders in a disputed corridor along the U.S. border. At least 11 people have been killed since Friday around the town of Sonoyta, which borders Arizona....
  • 7 killed in violence during anti-cartel operation in Mexico

    At least seven people died as flames and gunfire erupted around the western Mexico state of Jalisco on Friday when a military operation targeting a violent drug cartel was launched at the start of a three-day holiday weekend. Suspected cartel members...
  • Tacos Estilo Guadalajara serves tacos al vapor -- and not much else

    Tacos Estilo Guadalajara serves tacos al vapor -- and not much else
    Name of restaurant: Tacos Estilo Guadalajara, a minimalist Mexican restaurant in the residential Southeast Los Angeles neighborhood of Lynwood. Chef: Aide Franco, a native from Guadalajara, Mexico, who realized there weren’t that many taco al...
  • Minnesota men arrested in terror probe were headed to Syria, officials say

    Minnesota men arrested in terror probe were headed to Syria, officials say
    Several Somali American men were charged by federal officials on Monday after a 10-month investigation into their alleged efforts to join Islamic State terrorists overseas. The FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force arrested six men in Minneapolis and...