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Sinaloa, Mexico News

Local news for Sinaloa, Mexico continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | Reuters

Son of Mexican drug capo 'Mr Blue' tells court his father died: source

The son of one of Mexico's most-wanted drug kingpins, Juan Jose "Mr Blue" Esparragoza Moreno, has told a court his father is dead, a court source said on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Drugs, Mexico, World News

Tuesday |

Mexico's Most Dangerous States

The National Institute of Statistics and Geography has released its finalized statistics for homicides in Mexico for 2013.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Mexico,

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Sinaloa Legislators Repeal Restrictions on Media at Crime Scenes

Legislators in the western Mexican state of Sinaloa repealed a measure that barred reporters from crime scenes and otherwise limited their ability to cover issues of public safety and criminal justice.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Boxing Scene

Austin Trout Overcomes Adversity in Comeback Win

Former champion Austin Trout , returning from back to back defeats, overcame adversity by surviving two knockdowns in the third round to win a ten round unanimous decision over Daniel Dawson at the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California.


Related Topix: Temecula, CA, World News, Mexico,

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Mexico launches newpolice force to guard commerce

Mexico City - Mexican avocados, on their journey to guacamole bowls the world over, often first pass through cartel-controlled farmlands, where extortion can raise prices, drag down the economy and put farmers at risk.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Life, Food, Avocado

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Long road ahead in Sinaloa...

Jose Arechiga Gamboa, aka "El Chino Antrax," reputed enforcer for the Sinaloa drug cartel, is facing federal drug charges in San Diego after his extradition from the Netherlands.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Drugs

Boxing Scene

Photo: Austin Trout vs. Daniel Dawson Ready To Go

Former world champion AUSTIN "No Doubt" TROUT returns to battle against two-time world title challenger DANIEL "The Rock" DAWSON in the main event on ESPN Friday Night Fights presented by Corona ExtraTM from the Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, California on Friday, August 22nd.


Related Topix: Temecula, CA, Mexico

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Daily Breeze

Los Tigres del Norte to become first norte o band to get star on Walk of Fame

Los Tigres del Norte, a band made up of four brothers and a cousin who came to the United States from Mexico as youths, will receive the 2,527th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today -- a first for a norteno band.


Related Topix: Music, Grammy Awards, Music!, Anaheim, CA, World News, Mexico

Seeking Alpha

El Pollo Loco: PE 'Bust-Out', 20+ Years Of Failed Domestic Expansion, ...

El Pollo Loco: PE 'Bust-Out', 20+ Years Of Failed Domestic Expansion, Pre-IPO Window Dressing Make An Ideal Short Juan Francisco Ochoa started the restaurant in Guasave, Sinaloa, Mexico, in 1975.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, North America, Life, Food, Mexican Cuisine

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Coming to your town: The drug cartel's new favorite weapon, hand grenades

It's an interesting commentary on the ship of state when a major metropolitan area has to rely on the largess of a comedian just so their police department can keep up with the overwhelming firepower of Mexican narco-terrorists.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Phoenix, AZ

Hispanically Speaking

1.3 Tons of Cocaine Seized in Colombia

Colombian police announced the seizure of 1.3 tons of cocaine found in a cargo container aboard an outbound ship in the Pacific port of Buenaventura.


Related Topix: Drugs, South America, World News, Colombia, Mexico

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Man sought in police killing returned to Mexico

A man wanted for allegedly killing a police officer in Mexico a decade ago has been returned to that country from the U.S. Immigration agents on Tuesday handed over 39-year-old Flavio Camacho Hernandez to Mexican authorities at a San Diego-area border crossing.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Salt Lake City, UT

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Honduras seizes 50 properties from alleged drug gang

Honduran authorities on Monday said they seized more than 50 properties that they allege belong to a drug trafficking gang as the country's new government steps up its battle against organized crime linked to Mexican cartels.


Related Topix: Drugs, Prison, World News, Mexico

Was cartel leader really arrested? Some say no

Well-known Mexican cartel leader "El Chapo" Guzman was arrested in February and is now in the custody of Mexican authorities--or is he? "El Chapo" was the head of the Sinaloa drug cartel for many years in Mexico, one of the groups responsible for a portion of the illegal drug trade and known for its violence.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Phoenix New Times

Filmmaker's Documentary Questions Whether Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Guzman Actually Was Captured

Not everyone is convinced that drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, head of Mexico's Sinaloa Cartel, actually was arrested by authorities earlier this year.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, El Paso, TX

Wed Aug 13, 2014


Higher mango prices likely as Brazil takes over

By the week of Aug. 11, the southern Sinaloa, Mexico, mango deal was winding down for Los Angeles-based Vision Produce Co., said Bill Vogel, the company's president.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico, Pompano Beach, FL

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Kennewick man accused of creating new identity to avoid arrest

Police discovered Ernesto R. Armentilla Soto used a false name to buy an SUV and get insurance and a driver's license after an anonymous tip came in about drug trafficking, court documents said.


Related Topix: Kennewick, WA, Drugs, World News, Mexico

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Boxing Scene

Jose Felix Jr. Stops Rodriguez in Six: Zepeda With TKO

In his last bout on April 12, Felix lost a 12 round unanimous decision to interim 130-pound world title holder Bryan Vasquez in Las Vegas, Nev.


Related Topix: World News, Mexico,

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Announcement: McEwen Mining Q2 2014 Conference Call Thursday August 7, 2 PM Edt

WEBCAST: TELEPHONE: Participant dial-in number : 647-788-4922 / 877-223-4471 Conference ID: 76213182 REPLAY: Dial-in number : 416-621-4642 / 800-585-8367 Conference ID: 76213182 The goal of McEwen Mining is to qualify for inclusion in the S&P 500 by creating a profitable gold producer focused in the Americas.


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Man wanted in triple homicide extradited to Mexico

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials say 48-year-old Alberto Lira-Quintero was turned over to Mexican law enforcement authorities at the Nogales port of entry Monday.


Related Topix: Mexico, World News