Suspected Hezbollah member arrested in Mexico

MEXICO CITY – An alleged member of the radical Islamic movement Hezbollah has been arrested in Mexico and handed over to US authorities, Mexican media reported Sunday. Reforma newspaper identified the detained man as Rafic Mohammad Labboun Allaboun, a Lebanese-American , who was wanted by the US government.

HSBC exec resigns at money laundering hearing

HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA)’s head of group compliance, David Bagley, told a Senate hearing he will step down amid charges the bank gave terrorists, drug cartels and criminals access to the U.S. financial

Thousands in Mexico Protest Alleged Election Fraud

Tens of thousands of Mexicans marched in the capital yesterday to protest alleged fraud and vote-buying in the country’s July 1 presidential election. Beating drums and waving flags, the protesters chanted “Out Pena,” in reference to Enrique Pena Nieto, whose victory restored the once-dominant Institutional Revolutionary Party

Mexico’s grand warlock predicts Obama will lose, Syria will be invaded

Mexico’s self-appointed grand warlock has predicted that US President Barack Obama will lose the 2012 election and Syria will be invaded . Antonio Vazquez, who calls himself the “Brujo Mayor”, or grand warlock, leads a Mexican tradition of “brujeria” (sorcery), centered in the south-eastern city of Catemac.