El Chapo

Mexico says it wants to hand "El Chapo" over to US by early next year

Mexico wants to deliver drug cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States by January or February, Mexican National Security Commissioner Renato Sales Heredia told broadcaster...

Kidnapped son of top Mexican cartel boss "El Chapo" set free

The kidnapped son of Mexican drug cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been set free, according to a media report.

"El Chapo" takes another hit as son kidnapped in cartel war

A son of Mexico's top cartel boss is among six kidnapped in a brazen abduction, which may signal a new power struggle among organized crime groups.

Mexico resort kidnap victims were cartel members, authorities say

Six people abducted from a restaurant in the Mexican resort city of Puerto Vallarta were believed to be members of the Sinaloa drugs cartel, authorities said Tuesday.

10 people abducted from Mexico restaurant in suspected gang crime

Mexican authorities were investigating the kidnapping overnight of at least 10 people from a restaurant in the Pacific resort city of Puerto Vallarta, in an incident Monday believed to be linked...

Mexico authorizes US extradition for drug boss "El Chapo"

Accused cartel kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's extradition to the United States to face drug trafficking charges has been approved, the Mexican Foreign Ministry said Friday.

Sean Penn regrets "El Chapo" interview didn't spark drug discussion

The actor Sean Penn admitted to a "terrible regret" that his controversial Rolling Stone interview with Mexican drug boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman did not spur a discussion on the US' war on...

Extradition of drug boss "El Chapo" could take at least a year

The extradition of Mexican drug cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States could take at least a year, Mexican legal authorities said Monday.

Sean Penn under pressure after meeting Mexican crime boss

Hollywood actor Sean Penn has found himself under pressure from the United States and Mexico after he did an exclusive, clandestine interview with fugitive Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo"...

Sean Penn met with fugitive Mexican crime boss Guzman

Hollywood actor Sean Penn got an exclusive, clandestine interview with fugitive Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman before his capture, Rolling Stone magazine reported.

Mexican officials to pursue "El Chapo" extradition to US

Mexican authorities stand ready to extradite newly recaptured drug cartel boss Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, the attorney general's office announced Saturday.

Mexican drug boss "El Chapo" back behind bars

Half a year after his brazen escape from a high security prison, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was once again behind bars Saturday

Fugitive drug lord "El Chapo" recaptured, Mexican president says

Fugitive drug lord Joaquin Guzman, known by the nickname "El Chapo," has been recaptured six months after a brazen prison break, Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto said Friday.