José Lebeña Acebo, Metro World News in Monterrey, Mexico

Zetas drug cartel leader captured in Mexico

A patrol searches for drug smugglers near the Rio Grande at the U.S.-Mexico border.Credit: Getty ImagesOne of Mexico's most brutal drug lords, Zetas cartel chief Miguel Angel Treviño Morales, has been captured by Mexican marines in a raid near the U.S. border.The notorious cartel leader was...

Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 3:14 PM

Anonymous blogger vows to expose Mexico’s drug cartel violence

A police officer holds up yellow police tape at a crime scene where six people were strangled to death and one decapitated in a shack on the outskirts of Cancun, Mexico.Credit: ReutersIn one of Mexico's most dangerous states, bravery is trending. Valor Por Tamaulipas (Courage for Tamaulipas) is a...

Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 3:52 PM

Pope’s new shoemaker: 'Pope wearing our shoes means he remembers us'

Shoe detail of Pope Benedict XVI (2nd R) as he arrives at Westminster Abbey on September 17, 2010.Credit: Getty ImagesOutgoing pontiff Pope Benedict XVI will no longer wear his trademark red shoes, the famous papal footwear the color of which symbolizes the blood of the martyrs. Instead, the...

Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 5:15 PM