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Mexican troops reportedly seized 15 tons of pure methamphetamine in the western state of Jalisco on Wednesday.
The warring drug cartels along Mexicoâ€™s border region have begun spreading their violence from the streets to the internet, as drug bosses post brags, threats and gruesome videos to chat rooms and websites.
By Manuel Roig-Franzia, Washington Post Foreign Service MEXICO CITY -- Bloody bodies -- slumped at steering wheels, stacked in pickup trucks, crumpled on sidewalks -- clog nearly every frame of the music video that shook Mexico's criminal underworld.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. officials have arrested Javier Arellano Felix, a leader of one of Mexico's most feared drug cartels, a federal law enforcement official said on Wednesday.
By Tim Gaynor TIJUANA, Mexico (Reuters) - Hitmen strafe two women with machine guns, severed heads are dumped in garbage bags near the U.S. border and outside public offices in Acapulco, a police chief is gunned town in a Caribbean tourist resort.
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (Reuters) - Three prisoners and a visitor died on Tuesday when inmates armed with machine guns fought their way out of a jail in a violent Mexican city on the U.S. border, sparking a deadly gun battle.
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (Reuters) - The leftist candidate in Mexico's presidential race vowed on Saturday to give more power to the army to fight violent drug gangs, which he said have hopelessly corrupted the country's police force.
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (Reuters) - Gunmen thought to be working for a drug cartel shot and seriously wounded a reporter during a raid on a Mexican newspaper near the violent U.S.-Mexico border, reporters at the paper said on Tuesday.
ACAPULCO, Mexico (Reuters) - Drug gangs mowed down three people in a drive-by shooting in Acapulco on Friday, a day after members of a drug cartel in the northern border town of Nuevo Laredo murdered 3 others and set their bodies on fire.
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico (Reuters) - Gunmen shot dead five men in a vehicle workshop in this violent city on the U.S. border in a brutal resurgence of suspected drug violence, prosecutors said on Tuesday.
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