Pablo Escobar

'Narcos' season 3 chases down the Cali Cartel

<i>This post contains spoilers for</i> Narcos.<p>Over two seasons, Netflix’s <i>Narcos</i> chronicles the rise and fall of legendary drug kingpin Pablo Escobar, as …

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Meet footballing legend Pablo Escobar - and no, he is not the Colombian drug lord!

His name has caused him grief in the past, but Bolivia's veteran playmaker deserves to be hailed in his own right as a truly special football player<p>He is Bolivia's adopted hero, adored by fans and the closest thing the nation has to a Lionel Messi figure. Pablo Escobar may have a name that …

Soccer

5 Stories You Missed While the Media Obsessed Over Milo

In case you’ve been under a rock for the last 96 hours, Milo Yiannopoulos, the right’s darling gay activist and troll extraordinaire has been in a …

Milo Yiannopoulos

CIA world’s leading illicit drug trafficker: Analyst

The CIA is the “world’s leading illicit drug trafficker”, an American analyst says.

Iran

Weird Week in Football: Crowdfunding and crowd surfing

<i>Every Monday, theScore will highlight the most outlandish moments from the wacky, sometimes daft, and perennially entertaining world of football.</i> …

Sports

Run Your Business Like a Drug Lord - business.com

Drug dealers may be criminals, but they are also savvy business people. What legal lessons can you learn from their tactics?<p><i>Narcos</i> is a new Netflix …

Cartels

Pablo Escobar’s Son Reveals His Dad “Worked for the CIA Selling Cocaine” — Media Silent

One of the world’s most famous drug dealers, <i>Pablo Escobar,</i> <b>“worked for the CIA selling cocaine.”</b><p>The explosive claim comes from his own son, who …

Cartels

Pablo Escobar's Son Reveals His Dad "Worked for the CIA Selling Cocaine" — Media Silent

Juan Pablo Escobar Henao, son of notorious Medellín cartel drug kingpin, Pablo Escobar, now says his father <b>“worked for the CIA.”</b><p>In a new book, “Pablo …

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Was Norfolk's £50m stash of cocaine dropped from a plane in blind panic? Expert explains theories

EXCLUSIVE: Rusty Young, author of Marching Powder, offers potential explanations on the mysterious discovery.<p>Speculation has been rife over the £50m …

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ISIS Fighters Faking Sickness to Avoid Combat

There's a term US soldiers give to one of their own who tries to shirk duty by making constant medical appointments: Sick call commando.<p>It looks like …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Pablo Escobar's Son Sebastián Marroquín Is An Architect - Pablo Escobar Family

Though his father mostly used architecture to hide from police forces, the famous drug lord had a savvy eye for design that he passed on to his son.<p>Every so often, Sebastián Marroquín walks through the streets of Buenos Aires with his 4-year-old son, who gleefully points out cement trucks and …

Cartels

Colombian president who hunted down Pablo Escobar: Don't fight the drug war the way I did

Thrust onto the presidential campaign trail after the assassination of Luis Galan in late 1989, Cesar Gaviria won Colombia's highest office in late 1990, and over the next four years he worked closely with the US (and other more suspect allies) to track down lethal drug kingpin Pablo Escobar.<p>The …

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Pablo Escobar and 'El Chapo' Guzmán: How two of the world's most powerful and dangerous drug lords compare

Since the late 1970s, two men have emerged as the most powerful and most dangerous drug lords in the world.<p>Pablo Escobar, a farmer’s son from rural …

Cartels

Why You Should – and Shouldn't – Check out Medellin, Colombia

<b>Pronounce it Meh-deh-zheen.</b><p>It’s not the biggest city on the continent – or even in Colombia – but it definitely wins the ‘Most Improved’ award. …

Travel

J Balvin Drops $4000 On Sneakers at Stadium Goods

For the unfamiliar, J Balvin is a global reggaeton superstar who doubles as a serious sneakerhead. He grew up in Medellín, Colombia where Michael …

Sneakers

Trump's face printed on heroin packages in Florida bust

A Florida sheriff’s department that netted a record haul of heroin late last month found familiar faces emblazoned on the packages: drug lord El …

Florida

Panama's palms and paintballing at Pablo's, Colombia: Instagram snapshots

Pablo Escobar’s former retreat near Medellín is one stop on adventurer Eddie Smith’s tour of the lush landscapes of Colombia and Panama

South America

Pablo Escobar and 'El Chapo' Guzmán: How 2 of the world's most powerful and dangerous drug lords compare

Since the late 1970s, two men have emerged as the most powerful and most dangerous drug lords in the world.<p>Pablo Escobar, a farmer's son from rural Colombia, and Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, a product of Mexico's rugged Sierra Madre mountains, delivered immeasurable amounts of cocaine and other drugs …

Cartels

Putin-Trump Phone Call Could Impact World Safety

President Donald Trump is scheduled to speak on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin, on Saturday. They are expected to discuss a variety of issues, but successful hedge fund manager turned human rights activist, Bill Browder, a vocal critic of Vladimir Putin, told The FOX Business …

Russia

How Donald Trump almost bought Rangers (and Pablo Escobar's club)

The economics genius that is Donald Trump – six bank bankruptcies and counting – investigated taking over football clubs in Glasgow and Colombia<p>By KICK and Copa90 for the Guardian Sport Network<p>Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States of America and perhaps the world’s most infamous …

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The Story Of The Real Raees Is Uncannily Similar To Pablo Escobar’s. Here’s How

For fans of Shah Rukh Khan, the release of his film is nothing short of a celebration. Especially when the film's trailer is as good, as promising …

South America

Dating Donald Trump: 6 Famous People With WTF Sex Lives

Some famous people are characterized as eccentric, and that often extends to what happens below the waist. Historically, they're long gone before …

Cool Stuff

Mexico Extradites Drug Lord El Chapo to United States

Drug cartel kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been extradited by Mexican authorities to the United States, according to the Associated …

Cartels

Pablo Escobar's Abandoned Secret Island Mansion in Isla Grande, Panama

Far out into the Caribbean Sea, beyond the bleached white tourist beaches, lies an island whose way of life has remained largely untouched for …

Weird

San Escobar, a Masterclass in Accidental Nation-Building

Fake news is so yesterday. The future belongs to entirely fake nations. Like San Escobar, created less than a week ago by a slip of the tongue of the …

16 Affordable Places To Go If You are Broke And Want To Travel The World

For some, traveling is not so much a hobby as it is a way of life, especially for those who are young, wild and free spirited.<p>Unfortunately spanning …

Travel

The Shirk Report – Volume 404

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. …

Good News

Netflix and chill on social media

Netflix, the dubious procrastination candy has fabricated our conventional content consumption, augmented binge watching and literally became a part …

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Play This 8-Bit Netflix Video Game And Avoid Work Forever

Featuring Stranger Things, Narcos and Orange Is The New Black<p>Video game adaptions of critically acclaimed movies are, by and large, glitchy …

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Pablo Escobar's Son Is . . . An Architect?!

And he's pretty good, too. Architect's Newspaper spoke to Sebastián Marroquín about his life and work.<p>Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar once supplied 80% of the cocaine in the United States and was worth an estimated $30 billion at his peak. He was a hero to some of his countrymen, one of the …

Architecture