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Escaped Mexican Prisoners Caught Along Border

www.huffingtonpost.com | Posted 09.18.2012 | World

BY OSCAR VILLALBA, The Associated Press PIEDRAS NEGRAS, Mexico — Officials said Tuesday they have found three inmates thought to have escaped throug...

132 Inmates Escape From Mexico Prison

AP | BY OSCAR VILLALBA | Posted 11.17.2012 | World

PIEDRAS NEGRAS, Mexico (AP) — More than 130 inmates escaped through a tunnel from a prison in northern Mexico on Monday, setting off a massive searc...

61 Kidnapped In Mexico Were Migrants, President Says

AP | Posted 12.17.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY — Mexican President Felipe Calderon said Monday that 61 men who had been kidnapped by a drug cartel before soldiers rescued them wer...

Soldiers Free Dozens Held Captive For Forced Labor By Mexican Drug Cartel

AP | Posted 12.16.2011 | World

MEXICO CITY -- Mexico's military says soldiers freed 61 men being held captive by the Zetas drug cartel for use as forced labor. The army says the me...