Sinaloa Cartel News
On the front lines of the opioid crisis across the US: Part 1
How the deadliest drug crisis in our country's history is affecting thousands of Americans, from overdose victims, to their families to DEA agents to first responders.
Tracking down the mysterious cybersecurity tycoon John McAfee: Reporter's notebook
John McAfee bear-hugged me. One arm lingered around my neck; a lit cigarette was dangling from the other. It was February in New York. Around us was a cold cloud of steamy breath and smoke. I had last seen him on a sticky night in Miami four years earlier. He’d just been deported from Guatemala
Judge sets trial date for 'El Chapo' in April 2018
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been charged with overseeing a multibillion-dollar international drug trafficking operation responsible for murders and kidnappings.
Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' to go on trial in April 2018
A tentative U.S. trial date for Joaquin Guzman , the Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo," has been set for April 16, 2018. The trial date was set at the end of a hearing today in Brooklyn federal court in New York City. The drug kingpin appeared in court today in connection to the four potential
Judge Denies Lighter Security for 'El Chapo,' Says 'I Think We All Know the Reasons'
Defense attorneys for Joaquin Guzman , the Mexican drug lord known as "El Chapo," sought to have some of the strict security measures surrounding the drug kingpin's incarceration relaxed during an appearance in federal court in Brooklyn this morning. But Judge Brian Cogan, without mentioning
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Pleads Not Guilty to Charges in His 1st Appearance in New York Courtroom
Joaquin Guzman Loera, the Mexican drug lord also known as "El Chapo" who was recaptured last year after escaping from prison, made his first appearance in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, this afternoon. Guzman, a leader of the Sinaloa drug cartel based in Mexico, was extradited from Mexico to
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Arrives in US, Due in Brooklyn Court Friday
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the Mexican drug lord who was recaptured last year after six months on the run, arrived in the U.S. Thursday night just hours after the Mexican attorney general's office confirmed he was being extradited to the United States. Guzman arrived around 9:30 p.m. at Long Island
Fentanyl Deaths Have Spiked Across the US, With No Sign of Slowing Down
Morgan Gilman, 21, of Manchester, New Hampshire got in her car and drove three hours to buy a supply of fentanyl. When she arrived, she took the "normal amount" and got back in her car to drive home, but not before an ominous warning from the seller: "Be careful, it's stronger this time." The next
Son of Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Has Been Kidnapped, Mexican Prosecutor Confirms
A son of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been kidnapped, a prosecutor from the Jalisco state of Mexico confirmed today. El Chapo's 29-year-old son, Jesus Alfredo Guzman Salazar, was one of six people abducted from La Leche restaurant in the Mexican beach resort city of Puerto Vallarta on
How Kate del Castillo's Life Has Changed Since Meeting 'El Chapo': Part 6
"My adrenaline and my being brave ... has to be a little bit more thoughtful," Kate del Castillo said.