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Feds accuse two Honduran lawmakers of working with Mexico’s Sinaloa Cartel and MS-13
July 21st, 2018

Two Honduran political officials are facing federal drug trafficking and firearms charges in the United States for their purported roles in assisting the Sinaloa Cartel smuggle large cocaine loads from Colombia and Venezuela into Honduras, then onto Mexico, and eventually into the U.S. In two separate indictments, federal prosecutors in New York’s Southern District charged…

Feds arrest two Texas teens including relative of Mexican governor for attempting to smuggle $900K in drug cash
July 19th, 2018

Feds charged two Texas teens with bulk cash smuggling Federal law enforcement officials arrested two 19-year-old men including a Texas college student Tuesday, for bulk cash smuggling after attempting to smuggle nearly $900,000 in suspected drug money on a flight from San Antonio to Mexico. Authorities charged Rafael Gabriel Martinez Leal and Joan Pablo Hoyos…

Minnesota City Council candidate David Martinez arrested for suspicion of revenge porn involving wife
July 17th, 2018

Authorities in Minnesota arrested David Martinez, a candidate for City Council in St. Paul, on suspicion of violating the state’s revenge porn law after a topless picture of his estranged wife appeared on his campaign website. St. Paul Police arrested David Martinez at his office last Monday, two days after a post included the topless…

New Mexican President creating a special border patrol force, just like the US

New Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador creating a special border patrol force Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the newly-elected president of Mexico, intends to devise a new security force to patrol Mexico’s southern and northern borders. The action aims to prevent Central and South American migrants from coming into Mexico and, if they successfully crossed…

Feds: Gun activist acted as covert Russian agent

Feds: Gun activist Maria Butina accused of acting as covert Russian agent A 29-year-old gun-rights activist served as a covert Russian agent while living in Washington, gathering intelligence on American officials and political organizations and working to establish back-channel lines of communications for the Kremlin, federal prosecutors charged Monday. The announcement of the arrest of…

Insane: Kansas lawmaker accused of biting corrections officer’s thumb hard enough to break it during fight
July 14th, 2018

Kansas lawmaker Carol Fowel allegedly bites corrections officer’s thumb hard enough to break it during a fight. Watch the latest video at foxnews.com A lawmaker in Kansas has had a run-in with the law and faces felony charges after she reportedly bit a corrections officer’s thumb so hard that it broke a bone. Carol Fowel,…

Porn actress Stormy Daniels arrested during performance at Ohio strip club
July 12th, 2018

Porn actress Stormy Daniels arrested during a performance at Ohio strip club Associated Press Porn actress Stormy Daniels was arrested at an Ohio strip club and is accused of letting patrons touch her in violation of a state law, her attorney said early Thursday. While Daniels was performing at Sirens, a strip club in Columbus,…

Cook County judge arrested after dropping loaded weapon in courthouse lobby
July 11th, 2018

A longstanding judge in Cook County, Illinois was arrested on a misdemeanor gun charge after he dropped a loaded firearm in the criminal courthouse lobby last week. Authorities say deputies arrested Joseph Claps, a criminal court judge on July 3rd. According to a sheriff’s incident report, Claps reportedly walked into Leighton Criminal Court when deputies…

Border Protection: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his security detail illegally crossed the border

Associated Press – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his security detail violated both Mexican and U.S. immigration laws by crossing the border on foot during a visit near El Paso, Texas, U.S. Customs and Border Protection alleges in a letter obtained by The Associated Press. The mayor’s office flatly denied the allegation….

Two jailed mayoral candidates in Mexico win elections – from behind bars
July 7th, 2018

Two candidates running for mayoral positions in Mexico won their respective elections despite being incarcerated for multiple offenses including organized crime, abduction, and even murder. In the Mexican state of Tamaulipas, Francisco “Kiko” Lopez Villafranca was elected mayor of San Carlos, even though he has been in jail since May 2nd, according to El Universal. Lopez…