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Miguel Angel Trevino Morales

Brother Of Drug Cartel Leaders Gets 20 Years In Prison

AP | CHRIS TOMLINSON | Posted 11.05.2013 | Crime

AUSTIN, Texas — The brother of two Mexican cartel leaders was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison for running a money laundering operation ...

What It's Like to Be an American Wanted by the Drug Cartels: The Story of a Mexican-born Journalist, Part I

Paula Beltrán | Posted 09.17.2013 | Latino Voices
Paula Beltrán

The theme of duality is everywhere in Corchado's memoir. The reader can't help notice all the back and forth exchange of pronouns in the narrative. At times he uses "I" or "we" to refer to himself both as Mexican and American.

Captured Mexican Drug Lord Fears Torture In Prison

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.17.2013 | World

The captured head of the Zetas drug cartel has filed for legal protection over claims that he is at risk of torture or isolation during his detention,...

Druglord's Hometown Tense After Historic Arrest

AP | CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN | Posted 07.17.2013 | World

NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico -- The capture of the homegrown boss of Mexico's most feared drug cartel wasn't discussed publicly by residents of this northern ...

Mexico's Most Violent Cartel Is Now Without a Leader, But That May Not Be a Good Thing

Colin Wolfgang | Posted 09.15.2013 | Latino Voices
Colin Wolfgang

Is this arrest worthy of the celebrating that is undoubtedly taking place throughout Mexico and many of the border towns on the U.S. side in Texas? What has really been accomplished? For anyone who knows the history of the drug cartels in Mexico, the answer is not much.

Notorious Drug Lord's Capture Unlikely To Stop Violence

AP | E. EDUARDO CASTILLO and MARK STEVENSON | Posted 09.15.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's most brutal drug cartel leader built a business empire stretching from the Southwest United States to Central America, bu...

U.S. Official: Leader Of Brutal Mexican Drug Cartel Captured

AP | MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN and ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 09.14.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY — Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, the notoriously brutal leader of the feared Zetas drug cartel, was captured before dawn Monday in th...

Brutal Assassin Rises In Zetas Cartel

AP | MARK STEVENSON and E. EDUARDO CASTILLO | Posted 10.23.2012 | World

MEXICO CITY -- A split in the leadership of Mexico's violent Zetas cartel has led to the rise of Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, a man so feared that on...