Gun battle over El Chapo legacy leaves 16 dead in Mexico
The fight for control of drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's legacy spilled into the open on Thursday after a gun battle between rival Mexican gangs left 16 dead, authorities said.
Mexican town turned to war zone fears new era of narco violence
The bullet holes splashed across the walls are an unnerving reminder to residents of Culiacan: There is no telling when the narco-violence that terrorized the Mexican city last week could return.
Mixed Reactions Fill Social Media As Drug Kingpin El Chapo Gets Life Sentence
After a seemingly never ending 11 week long trial, notorious drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán has been sentenced to life in prison, plus 30 years. The news comes from a spokesperson for U.S. Attorney Richard P. Donoghue for the Eastern District of New York, who added that El Chapo has also been ordered to…
'El Chapo' sentenced to life in prison plus 30 years
Once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was jailed for life Wednesday -- the mandatory sentence for a host of crimes spanning a quarter-century. Guzman, the 62-year-old former co-leader of Mexico's mighty Sinaloa drug cartel, was convicted in February in US federal court on a…
Prosecutors seek life in prison for El Chapo
US prosecutors on Wednesday called for "ruthless" drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to be jailed for life plus 30 years for trafficking hundreds of tonnes of drugs to America.
El Chapo Set To Open Clothing Brand
Even in prison, El Chapo still controls things. Convicted Mexican drug lord and leader of the Sinaloa cartel, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, is set to release a clothing line which will come with his name and autograph. El Chapon who is in prison will have his wife, ex-beauty queen and fashion enthusiast Emma Coronel, head…
Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' found guilty by NY jury
Mexican mobster Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty Tuesday by a New York jury of crimes spanning a quarter of a century as head of one of the world's most powerful drugs gangs. The 61-year-old former head of the Sinaloa cartel -- famed for his brazen escapes from Mexican prisons -- faces a possible…
El Chapo’s Daughter Set To Launch Clothing Line Inspired By The Drug Kingpin
It appears Mexican druglord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán has become the newest unlikely fashion influencer. Alejandrina Gisselle Guzmán, one of El Chapo's 10 known children, has spent the last several weeks promoting her brand called El Chapo 701, a reference to El Chapo's ranking on Forbes' 2009 list of the world's billionaires. the drug lord's…
El Chapo's wife says drug kingpin is 'excellent' husband, father
Accused Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is an "excellent father, friend, brother, son and partner," his young wife said as his landmark trial in New York wound up.
El Chapo's US drug trial set for opening statements
Prosecutors and defence lawyers are set to deliver opening statements Tuesday in the New York trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, one of the world's most notorious criminals accused of spending a quarter of a century smuggling cocaine into the United States.