News & Features,
Nov 7, 2013
Pedro Flores is the U.S. government's star witness in the largest drug trafficking case in Chicago history. But should the DEA have looked the other way as he and his twin brother brought truckloads of coke into the city?
by Jason McGahan
Feature, cocaine, drug trafficking, U.S. Department of Justice, crime, Calumet, Outback Steakhouse, drugs, drug deals, Dollar Bazaar, North Lawndale, McDonald's, DEA, Drug Enforcement Agency, Dominick's, Atlanta, cell phones, Detroit, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, Wayne County, Michigan, prison, Kenosha County, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, drug dealers, wholesale drug dealers, Pedro Flores, Margarito Flores, Little Village, Sinaloa Drug Cartel, Vicente Zambada Niebla, Ismael Zambada, U.S. District Court of Chicago, Colombia, Alvin Michaelson, Ruben Castillo, Patrick Fitzgerald, Matthew McCarthy, U.S. District Court of Wisconsin, Ron Collins, Guadalajara, Eric Durante, Jorge Llamas, Frank Rubino, Miami, U.S. Attorneys, Halley Guren, Virginia Kendall, Mexico City, drug cartels, U.S. Northern Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado Springs, crystal meth, methamphetamine, war on drugs, drug supply, federal prison, drug investigations, Milan, Michigan
You Are Here,
Oct 18, 2012
"You're basically doing a root canal on a very large scale. The elephant's doing great."
Jul 18, 2012
A pretty ballad from the new album by Colombia's Las Malas Amistades
Feb 10, 2010
Thursday at the Cultural Center, flutist Nicole Mitchell premieres the new suite "Mother Nature" in a free concert with guest harpist Edmar Castaneda.
by Peter Margasak
Music, Free Shit, Post No Bills, Swag, Nicole Mitchell, Mother Nature, Black Earth Ensemble, Edmar Castaneda, Chicago Cultural Center, John Scofield, Joe Locke, Marta Topferova, Paquito D'Rivera, arpa llanera, joropo, Colombia, jazz, Video
Jan 28, 2007
Doctors Without Borders lists the "most underreported" humanitarian stories of the past year.
by Harold Henderson
Doctors Without Borders, Top Ten, Underreported, Humanitarian, Colombia, India, Haiti, Congo, CAR, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Chechnya, Tuberculosis, Malnutrition