US law enforcement say that they have discovered Mexican drug cartels' latest subterranean attempt to beat border security controls.
A hippo that became a bit of a celebrity in eastern Mexico has been caught after weeks on the run. Authorities have no idea how the hippo came to be in Mexico, a country where the giant creature isn't native.
After his decision to quit the International Criminal Court, Philippine leader Duterte has called upon other nations to follow suit. The ICC announced last month it was launching a probe into Duterte's brutal drug war.
The Mexican navy has captured the likely "leader of a criminal organization" in the northern border state of Tamaulipas. Authorities have upped the pressure on cartels as violence escalates across the country.
Brazil's president has said a Ministry for Public Security will be created to coordinate security countrywide. The announcement comes after security control in crime-riddled Rio de Janeiro was given to the military.
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