Once I came out [of jail], all my insurance collapsed, my credit was destroyed—I lost my job, everything," says Leon Haughton. "They just left me a mess."
Colombia is the world's biggest producer of cocaine, accounting for around 70 percent of global supply.
"Cleaning the streets of criminals," read a tweet from police in Sao Paolo after more than 110 pounds of cocaine was uncovered in boxes of Tixan Ypê detergent.
Spain's national police said the suspect had attracted their attention "due to his notable nervousness and the disproportionate size of the toupee he wore." He was detained in Barcelona last month.
The ring sent teams on two cruise ships traveling from South America to Australia, each carrying large amounts of cocaine.
Matthew Harrison Kail, 31, was sentenced to one year in prison on Tuesday for playing a key role in the reptile smuggling operation which involved shipping turtles from South Carolina to Hong Kong.
The drugs had a street value estimated at more than $2 million, police said.
Almost 350 pounds of heroin, methaphetamine, cocaine and a substance suspected to be fentanyl were confiscated in three seizures.
Officials discovered 540 separate packages of cocaine hidden among the fruit.
In one brothel in the Colombian border town of Cúcuta, 58 of the 60 women were from neighboring Venezuela.
Denise Marie Woodrum claims she was duped into the crime by a man she met online, despite some suspicious text messages.
The ancient Mesopotamian artifacts trace back to a mysterious Sumerian City.
"Don't worry, those are people that are tied to me...They are Taliban."
Luis Eudoro Valencia claimed the cub was just a cat when border officials found it in the back of his car.
An American and an Iraqi national have been charged after Turkish officials discovered two cars loaded with 47 guns on their way to Iraq.
He reportedly has run his illegal business for more than a decade.
This brings the total number of artifacts to 3,839.
The smuggling of unvaccinated dogs as young as 4 weeks old has become a big business in Britain.
Tramadol is legal in Britain with a proper prescription, but it's a banned substance in Egypt, where it's considered the country's most abused drug.
The National Museum director said his department did nothing wrong.
Uber Mexico said in a statement that it bore no responsibility but was cooperating with the authorities.
North Korea's growing gray market economy is posing a problem for Kim Jong Un and company.
The Hollywood actors offered a groveling apology to Australian officials as Heard escaped conviction in court.