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Zetas Drug Cartel Reportedly Slays, Decapitates Internet Chat Room Users

AP | By MARK STEVENSON | Posted 01.11.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico's hyperviolent Zetas drug cartel appears to be launching what may be one of the first campaigns by an organized crime group to s...

Video Threatens To Expose Zetas After 'Anonymous' Hacker Kidnapping

AP | Posted 12.31.2011 | World

VERACRUZ, Mexico — An Internet video is threatening Mexico's Zetas drug cartel with exposure of its allies in the local police and news media th...

Mexican Navy Busts Zetas Cartel's Communications System

AP | Posted 11.09.2011 | World

VERACRUZ, Mexico -- The Mexican navy dismantled a telecommunications system set up by the Zetas drug cartel in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz and ar...

Mexico Casino Had Its Doors Chained During Arson That Killed 52

Fox News Latino | Posted 11.01.2011 | Latino Voices

It really was a deathtrap. A report in El Universal newspaper says that the doors to a Mexico casino were chained when thugs poured gasoline and li...

23 Indicted In Major Mexico-To-Colorado Drug Trafficking Ring

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 09.10.2011 | Denver

An organization suspected of bringing in over 45,000 pounds of marijuana every year from Mexico was busted by the West Metro Drug Task Force and agent...

Mexican Teen Girls Being Trained As Assassins

Posted 08.18.2011 | World

Recent arrests in Mexico call attention to a disturbing trend in the country's war on drugs: that teen girls are being trained as drug cartel assassin...

Help Wanted: Mexican Drug Kingpin

Norm Stamper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norm Stamper

Mexico's drug-related violence will not end with the death of drug kingpin Beltran Leyva. Until we recognize that the U.S.-led global war on drugs is the systemic cause of the carnage, violence will intensify.

Drugs: Losing the Longest War

Michael Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Kaplan

On October 14, 1982, President Ronald Reagan declared war on drugs ... again. There have been one or two conflicts in human history that lasted longer -- though we'd better win this before 2012, or we'll find ourselves alone in a league with the Hundred Years' War.

Josh Crescenzi: Ex-Bush, Cheney Aide In $2 Million Stolen Fuel Probe

San Antonio Express-News | Guillermo Contreras | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A man who was a news liaison for former President George W. Bush and ex-Vice President Dick Cheney is at the center of a case involving $2 million in ...