Mexico's Knights Templar cartel has diversified so much that instead of being a drug cartel, the organization that started out smuggling crystal meth is now more of an extortion, logging, and mining cartel with a profitable sideline in drugs, the AP finds. In the cartel's home state of Michoacan, illegal...
LAZARO CARDENAS, Mexico (AP) — Forget crystal meth. The pseudo-religious Knights Templar drug cartel in western Mexico has diversified to the point that drug trafficking doesn't even rank among its top sources of income.
The quest for the 2014 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship has officially arrived! In the second round, the No. 4 San Diego State Aztecs take on the No. 13 New Mexico State Aggies. San Diego State went 29-4 this season, led...Show More Summary
Post by Jodi Meltzer. The Real Housewives of Atlanta made me want a beach and a cocktail. Bad. The “couples” trip -- “couples” being a loose term on RHOA--continued in Mexico this week. I wanted to dive into that pristine water (seriously,...Show More Summary
In the quest to find the best 23 men who will represent Mexico in the World Cup, Miguel Herrera has capped 41 players in his four-month term. Some of them have appeared in all the lists Herrera has released since the two-legged playoff...Show More Summary
There hasn't been much news on "El Chapo" Guzman the past week. But on Friday afternoon, his lawyer filed a new request for a writ of amparo to prevent his extradition to the U.S. This article today says the cases in Mexico are all for... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
On this week's episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, this indoorsy group finds themselves out of their element on a cave exploring expedition. Kenya drags a few of the unlucky ladies to a fertility ritual. Kandi and Todd get some unsolicited advice about their love life. And Apollo finds himself in the wrong place at the wrong time.
Flight from Canada to Mexico made unexpected stop in Montana.
Mexico has announced that it will release years of seismic data that could attract investment to its oil sector.
The New Mexico Lobos are the 2014 Mountain West Conference champions after holding off a late-game surge from the No. 1 seed San Diego State Aztecs to win by a score of 64-58. This game marked a thrilling conclusion to the MWC tournament...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Times reporter Sam Quinones' story about a drag queen beauty pageant in Mazatlan, Mexico was one of the 10 stories selected to mark the 50th issue of Creative Nonfiction magazine and its 20-year literary history. Reason TV...Show More Summary
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Creditors to Oceanografia, a Mexican oil services company at the center of an alleged fraud that forced Citigroup to cut its 2013 profit, have seized a ship that was used as collateral for debt issued by the company.
New Mexico State Police will investigate the shooting death of a black Iraq War veteran by his Albuquerque neighbor after complaints by civil rights groups. Jonathan Mitchell, 24, was fatally shot by neighbor Donnie Pearson in March 2013 during what Pearson described as an exchange of gunfire. Show More Summary
The two San Diego State fans in this video had moved to better seats for the Mountain West Conference tournament and were "out of control drunk for about ten minutes," according to our tipster. A New Mexico fan behind them called for security, and that's when one SDSU bro unleashed the biggest burn of 2005. Read more...
The El Paso Times gave near carte blanche to the American Civil Liberties Union’s (ACLU) Texas chapter in their efforts to attack the men and women who serve along the dangerous U.S./Mexico border in an article titled, “ACLU of Texas: Border Patrol, CBP Need More Scrutiny” on March 14, 2014. Show More Summary
Quien es el peleador mejor? When it comes to the sport of boxing, Latinos are some of the all-time greats. Talented Latino boxers hail from Mexico, Puerto Rico, Nicaragua and Argentina. And they all pack a powerful punch! From
Mexico City’s Plaza Garibaldi is the epicenter of mariachi music. Bands flock to the historic square, especially on weekends, to sell their songs. It’s been this way for a century, though its heyday has passed. The golden age of mariachi...Show More Summary
Deepwater Horizon, April 21, 2010 – Flickr CC License Claiming it was being treated unfairly due to its 2010 blowout in the Gulf of Mexico, BP sued the United States for banning the global petroleum company from bidding on government contracts. The two parties settled this week, just in time to let BP bid on [...]
Creative Artists Agency has signed Eugenio Derbez, one of the top Latino filmmakers/actors in the business and certainly one of the most recognizable Latino actors in the world. Derbez is the creator and star of one of Mexico’s most popular sitcoms La Familia P. Show More Summary