Federal Bureau of Investigation
Miami/Headquarters: Los Zetas cartel commander, others plead guilty in murder of ICE agent.
Julian Zapata Espinoza, also known as "Piolin," 32, pleaded guilty today to the murder of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Special Agent Jaime Zapata and the attempted murder of ICE Special Agent Victor Avila in Mexico.
Suspected killer pleads to killing special agent
A soldier escorts Julian Zapata Espinosa, aka "El Piolin", alleged member of the Los Zetas drug cartel and main suspect in the killing of U.S. Immigration and Customs, ICE, agent Jaime Zapata, during a presentation for the media in Mexico City, Wednesday, Feb.
Researchers Ask Why Mexicans More Likely To Be Obese
A new study out of the University of Illinois claims that 35 percent of young Mexicans may be genetically predisposed to obesity.
Tue May 21, 2013
Genetic risk for obesity found in many Mexican young adults
As many as 35 percent of Mexican young adults may have a genetic predisposition for obesity, said a University of Illinois scientist who conducted a study at the Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potos.
Sat May 18, 2013
Mexico Violence Claims Hundreds of US Lives
When Malcolm X's grandson was beaten to death in a seedy Mexico City bar last week his name joined the hundreds of US citizens who have been murdered in this country in recent years.
Sun May 12, 2013
People's Daily Online
At least 8 killed, 20 injured in bus accident in Mexico
At least eight people died and 20 others were injured Sunday when a bus fell in a ravine while traveling in Mexico's central state of San Luis Potosi, the local Public Security Secretary said.
Sat May 04, 2013
Human Rights Group Concerned by Violent Deaths in Mexican Prison
The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights expresses its concern over the violent death of at least 13 persons at the Center for Social Re-adaptation for Adults No.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
13 dead after Mexico prison fight
PanARMENIAN.Net - At least 13 people are dead after a battle broke out between prisoners at a jail in the central Mexican state of San Luis Potosi, BBC News reported.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
The Straits Times
Thirteen dead, dozens hurt during Mexican prison riot
Relatives of inmates wait for information of their loved-ones after a prison riot at La Pila prison in San Luis Potosi, on April 27, 2013.
10 reported dead in Mexico prison riot
Even though the Assad regime is thought to have crossed a "red line" by allegedly using chemical weapons, the US will be in no hurry to get more involved, says Simon Williamson.
The Miami Herald
11 reported dead in Mexico prison battle
A battle between groups of prisoners caused at least 11 deaths and 65 injuries on Saturday, according to officials in the central Mexican state of San Luis Potosi.
At least 10 dead in Mexico prison riot
San Luis Potosi state authorities say the disturbance began with an early morning fight on Saturday inside three cells at the La Pila prison.
Ten dead, dozens hurt during Mexican prison riot
Ten people were killed and dozens wounded in a prison riot early Saturday in the central state of San Luis Potosi, local officials said.