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Mexico arrests 'Gulf drug cartel leader'
Man said to be Jorge Eduardo Costilla Sanchez, one of Mexico's most-wanted drug lords, arrested and presented to public.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2012 01:16 GMT
Bringing the battlefield to the border
Studying the wild world of border security and boundary building in Arizona.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2012 17:21 GMT
Deaths in Mexico prison fight
Twenty inmates are killed in a long, bloody battle between prisoners in a prison facility close to the US border.
Last updated: 16 Oct 2011 00:56 GMT
Will Occupy Wall Street be a global catalyst?
The youth and middle class are paying a huge price for mismanagement and greed by the financial and political elite.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2011 18:17 GMT
Dying to cover the drug war
Mexico has become one of the world's most dangerous countries for journalists, with at least 44 killed since 2006.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2011 15:56 GMT
Mexico arrests 16 police over mass graves
Sixteen police officers in northeastern Mexico detained on suspicion of protecting criminal gang wanted for "massacre".
Last updated: 14 Apr 2011 23:01 GMT
More bodies found in Mexico mass graves
Hand of Zetas gang suspected as toll rises in gruesome find in San Fernando in Tamaulipas state, near the Texas border.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 01:40 GMT
Mass grave discovered in Mexico
At least 59 bodies have been found near the site where suspected drug gang members massacred 72 migrants last summer.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2011 04:21 GMT
Tropical storm hits Mexico
Tropical Storm Hermine, which slammed into northeastern Mexico, can trigger deadly flooding and tornadoes.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2010 03:35 GMT
Tropical Storm Alex hits Belize
Hurricane strikes Central American country but does not threaten Gulf oil clean-up efforts.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2010 07:30 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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