Nearly half a million were left without electricity for 15 hours after 18 substations were blown up on October 27 in a wave of coordinated attacks across Mexico's west-central state of Michoacán.
Jamaica's Justice Minister Mark Golding says his office is preparing an initiative to legalize cannabis in the island nation -- pointing to the successful state initiatives in the US, traditionally the chief opponent of such efforts by Caribbean countries.
Authorities said violence broke out after guards discovered inmates digging an escape tunnel. The inmates fought the attacking guards and started a fire as members of rival gangs took advantage of the confusion to settle scores. Then, as news of the conflagration broke, r...
Italian police say Albania, the impoverished Balkan country just across the Adriatic Sea, is the source for vast quantities of pot entering G8 and EU member Italy.