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‘El Chapo’ Guzmán and actress Kate del Castillo talked of ‘dream’ meeting in texts
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‘El Chapo’ Guzmán and actress Kate del Castillo talked of ‘dream’ meeting in texts

Laurent Thomet | AFP - January 13, 2016

MEXICO CITY – Mexican drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán called actress Kate del Castillo "beautiful," while she confessed her "dream" of meeting him in leaked text messages…

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Nicaragua seizes cocaine on board small aircraft from Costa Rica

AFP - January 13, 2016

https://twitter.com/procesodigital/status/687367446085287936 MANAGUA, Nicaragua – Nicaraguan authorities on Wednesday seized a shipment of cocaine that was flown into the country aboard a small airplane from Costa Rica after the aircraft…

Univision to air TV series on ‘El Chapo’
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Univision to air TV series on ‘El Chapo’

AFP - January 12, 2016

MIAMI -- The U.S. Spanish-language television network Univision announced Tuesday it will air a series later this year on the life of notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquín "El…

Did Delta Force help capture El Chapo? US role yet to be detailed
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Did Delta Force help capture El Chapo? US role yet to be detailed

Dan Lamothe | The Washington Post - January 11, 2016

Nearly 24 years ago, the United States deployed a small, secretive force to hunt for a drug kingpin whose merchandise had flooded U.S. markets. Pablo Escobar's cartel was…

‘El Chapo’ extradition could take a year: prosecutor
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‘El Chapo’ extradition could take a year: prosecutor

AFP - January 11, 2016

MEXICO CITY -- Extraditing Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán to the United States could take a year or more, a prosecutor said on Monday, three days…

Mexico wants to question Sean Penn over meeting with ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán
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Mexico wants to question Sean Penn over meeting with ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán

Laurent Thomet | AFP - January 11, 2016

MEXICO CITY – Sean Penn's interview with drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán caused a cross-border uproar on Sunday, with Mexican authorities seeking to question him while U.S.…

Sinaloa drug cartel lives on despite ‘CEO’ El Chapo’s capture
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Sinaloa drug cartel lives on despite ‘CEO’ El Chapo’s capture

Laurent Thomet | AFP - January 11, 2016

MEXICO CITY – The recapture of kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was a boost to the Mexican government, but his Sinaloa drug cartel lives on despite the loss…

Actor Sean Penn secretly interviewed ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán in hideout before capture
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Arts and Culture
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Actor Sean Penn secretly interviewed ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán in hideout before capture

Joshua Partlow | The Washington Post - January 10, 2016

CULIACÁN, Mexico –The Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán story couldn't seem any more unbelievable, with its multiple prison breaks, endless sewers and tunnels, outlandish sums of money, and…

Mexico drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán back in jail, betrayed by biopic bid
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Mexico drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán back in jail, betrayed by biopic bid

Laurent Thomet | AFP - January 9, 2016

MEXICO CITY – Betrayed by his desire to make a biopic, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was back Saturday in the prison he escaped from six…

Mexico captures fugitive drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán, says President Peña Nieto
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Mexico captures fugitive drug lord ‘El Chapo’ Guzmán, says President Peña Nieto

Laurent Thomet | AFP - January 8, 2016

Update: Friday, Jan. 8, 3:45 p.m. Fugitive drug kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was captured Friday morning in the town of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico President Enrique…