Mexico willing to extradite recaptured drug lord Guzman

Jan 10, 2016

Mexico willing to extradite recaptured drug lord Guzman

Mexico is willing to extradite drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States, a federal law enforcement official said Saturday, a sharp reversal from the official position after his last capture in 2014. “Mexico is ready. There are plans to cooperate with ...

Most-wanted Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Jan 9, 2016

Most-wanted Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

The world’s most-wanted drug lord was recaptured in a daring raid by Mexican marines Friday, six months after he fled through a tunnel from a maximum security prison in a made-for-Hollywood escape that deeply embarrassed the government and strained ties with the United States. ...

Jan 8, 2016

Vermont governor wants legislation to legalize marijuana

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin said on Thursday he would seek to legalize marijuana through the legislative process, instead of through the ballot box, for the first time in the United States. In his State of the State address, the Democratic governor said more than ...

Jan 8, 2016

Maine governor says out-of-state drug dealers impregnate 'young white' girls

Maine’s Republican governor says out-of-state drug dealers are impregnating “young white” girls. Gov. Paul LePage made the remark while talking about the state’s heroin epidemic Wednesday. He described out-of-state drug dealers as “guys with the name D-Money, Smoothie, Shifty” and said “half the time ...

Jan 3, 2016

Marijuana sellers race to build brands

Snoop Dogg has his own line of marijuana. So does Willie Nelson. Melissa Etheridge has a marijuana-infused wine. As the fast-growing cannabis industry emerges from the black market and starts looking like a mainstream activity, there is a scramble to brand and trademark pot ...