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Morning Roundup: April 10, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Rob Ford game lets users collect crack pipes, Amanda Bynes addresses mental health, kids turn in parents for growing pot, and Sean Hannity frets about killer weed. MORE  

Social Media Becomes Hotbed For Drug Cartels To Boast Of Violence

By McCarton Ackerman

Dubbed narcomedia, the trend of cartels using social media to display acts of violence has been growing more widespread. MORE  

Drug Cartels Murder Mexican Politicians Before Elections

By McCarton Ackerman

At least four candidates and politicians have been killed in the lead up to Sunday's elections. MORE  

Mexican Army Takes Over Michoacan State

By McCarton Ackerman

The President appoints an army general to take control of the drug cartel-ravaged region. MORE  

Drug War Reporters Die to Get the Truth Out

By McCarton Ackerman

More than 50 Mexican journalists have lost their lives while covering the violence. MORE  

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