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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Photo: Mexican Federal Police post photo of Juan Manuel Alvarez, the alleged money launderer of 'El Chapo' who was arrested in Oaxaca, Mexico - @PoliciaFedMx

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Police in Oaxaca, Mexico, arrest suspected money launderer for 'El Chapo' and the Sinaloa Cartel - Milenio

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Sinaloa Cartel

Guatemalan brothers with ties to Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel convicted on US drug-trafficking charge - Reuters

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Ecuador says drug lord 'El Chapo' likely among group of 20-30 Mexicans who obtained false Ecuadorian IDs about 10 years ago - AP

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Actor Sean Penn says he believes Mexican government released information about him meeting 'El Chapo' in part to encourage cartels to go after him; says he does not fear for his life - CBS News

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

US Attorney General Loretta Lynch says Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recapture 'is a blow to the international drug-trafficking syndicate he is alleged to have led, a victory for the citizens of both Mexico and the United states, and a vindication of the rule of law in our countries' - @PaulaReidCBS

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Editor's note: Drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman, whose capture was announced by Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, escaped from a Mexican prison in July. He's been described by Forbes magazine as the 'biggest drug lord of all time.' He is alleged to operate the Sinaloa Cartel. - Tom

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Mexico threatens to confiscate infrastructure fugitive drug lord El Chapo uses to operate his Sinaloa cartel, including airstrips and vehicles - @telesurenglish

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Mexico

13 defendants, including alleged cartel members, extradited from Mexico to face charges for violent crimes, drug trafficking in the United States - @FBI

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Sinaloa Cartel

Mass shipment of black cocaine disguised as toner ink seized in El Dorado airport in Colombia; drugs were bound for Mexico and linked to Sinaloa cartel - @ELTIEMPO

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Editor's note: Following Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's escape from Mexico's highest security prison, the U.S. offered to assist in the manhunt for the Sinaloa Cartel head. The New York Times reports that Mexican officials have not given an answer on the extra help, "confounding law enforcement agencies on both sides of the border and undermining efforts to recapture Mr. Guzman." - Stephanie

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Editor's note: This is the second time Joaquín Guzmán Loera, known as 'El Chapo,' has escaped from prison in Mexico. The leader of the feared Sinaloa drug cartel was captured first in 1993 in Guatemala before being tried and jailed. In 2001 he escaped from prison, living on the run for 13 years before being recaptured in 2014. A major search operation has been launched. - David

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Colombia

Mexican federal judge orders immediate release of cartel 'Queen of the Pacific' after throwing out 5-year money-laundering sentence; Sandra Avila Beltran had been jailed for her alleged role as a liaison between Mexican and Colombian drug cartels - @AP

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Chihuahua, MX

11 killed in confrontation between rival cartels fighting for control of Mexico's Tarahumara mountain range, officials say - @AP

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Sinaloa Cartel

High-ranking Sinaloa cartel member pleads guilty, cooperates with authorities, US prosecutors say - @AP

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Guatemala

Guatemala extradites suspected drug trafficker Waldemar Lorenzana to US, officials say; wanted for ties to Mexico's Sinaloa cartel - @Reuters

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

US Attorney's office: US to seek extradition of accused Mexican drug kingpin Guzman - @Reuters

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

House chairman encourages Mexico to extradite drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman to US - @AP

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

US Attorney General Eric Holder calls Chapo Guzman arrest a 'landmark achievement' - @randyNYT

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Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman recaptured

Photo: Sinaloa drug cartel leader Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman is paraded past reporters in Mexico - via @SinEmbargoMX

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