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.
Up a dusty road, in a sun-dappled field in northwest Mexico, a small team of workers bent over, quietly tending to the crops on a farm. But hidden in between the legal crops of corn and garbanzo beans are fields of pretty purple flowers that have become the root of an American catastrophe. They are
Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn today detailed “acts of violence and certain drug trafficking activity” they want to introduce at the trial of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, including murder, torture and kidnapping. Guzman, who has pleaded not guilty, is accused of importing “massive
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
Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been charged with overseeing a multibillion-dollar international drug trafficking operation responsible for murders and kidnappings.
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
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 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, 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