Suspect charged in shooting of police officers in Ferguson

A 20-year-old man was charged on 15 March with first-degree assault in last weeks shooting of two policemen during a protest rally in Ferguson, Missouri, a crime that shocked a city that has been devastated by months of racial strife. Mar 16, 2015

Mexico captures Zetas drug kingpin in another blow to cartels

Mexican security forces on 4 March arrested the leader of the bloody Zetas drug cartel, the second high-profile capture of a kingpin in the past week and a boost to President Enrique Pena Nietos efforts to battle organised crime. Mar 5, 2015