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In this courtroom sketch Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, center, sits next to his defense attorney Eduardo Balazero, left, for opening statements as Guzman's high-security trial gets underway in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018. Guzman pleaded not guilty to charges that he amassed a multi-billion-dollar fortune smuggling tons of cocaine and other drugs in a vast supply chain that reached New York, New Jersey, Texas and elsewhere north of the border. The infamous Mexican drug lord has been held in solitary confinement since his extradition to the United States early last year. (Elizabeth Williams via AP)
Cartel member testifies against 'El Chapo' at US trialAn admitted Mexican cartel member has testified about how he first met the notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman when he helped him evade a manhunt
The Associated Press2 hours ago
This undated photo provided by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice shows Roberto Moreno Ramos. Ramos is scheduled for lethal injection for the 1992 killings of his 42-year-old wife, Leticia, their 7-year-old daughter, Abigail, and their 3-year-old son, Jonathan, at their home in Progreso, located along the Mexico border about 20 miles (32.19 kilometers) southeast of McAllen. Prosecutors say Ramos killed his loved ones and then buried them underneath his home's freshly tiled bathroom floor. Authorities say he bludgeoned his family members so he could marry the woman he was having an extramarital affair with at the time. (Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP)
Mexican man who killed wife, 2 children set to die in TexasAttorneys for a Mexican citizen set to be executed in Texas for the sledgehammer killings of his wife and two children say his life should be spared because he's a 'bipolar, brain-injured' person who was severely abused as a child
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Manny's Blue Room Lounge in Robbins on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. A police officer fatally shot an armed security guard while responding to an early-morning shooting at a suburban Chicago bar, investigators said. Officers responded shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday to a call of shots fired at Manny's Blue Room in Robbins, just south of Chicago. An officer from nearby Midlothian shot the security guard, who was later identified as 26-year-old Jemel Roberson, according to Cook County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune via AP)
Witness didn't hear officer order security guard to drop gunA security guard at a suburban Chicago bar where a black co-worker was fatally shot by a white police officer says he never heard the officer order the other man to drop his gun
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE- In this April 17, 2018, file photo, a National Transportation Safety Board investigator examines damage to the engine of the Southwest Airlines plane that made an emergency landing at Philadelphia International Airport in Philadelphia. In new accounts released Wednesday, Nov. 14, into the April accident, the flight attendants described being unable to bring the woman back in the plane until two male passengers stepped in to help. The flight attendants told investigators at least one of the men put his arm out of the window and wrapped it around the woman’s shoulder to help pull her back in. (NTSB via AP, File)
Hearing reveals chilling details of fatal Southwest flightThe harrowing details from a fatal Southwest flight in April are being released for the first time Wednesday during a hearing with the National Transportation Safety Board
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE- This April 10, 2018, file photo shows a part of the skyline in Newark, N.J. For more than a year, cities around the country waited in suspense over whether they'd be chosen as Amazon's second home. The prospect of new jobs and the cachet that comes with a tech behemoth like Amazon led many cities to come up with aggressive tax incentive packages worth billions of dollars, among other enticements. Newark, for instance, proposed $2 billion in tax incentives along with a potential $5 billion put up by the state. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Stung by Amazon's rejection, cities look on the bright sideThe 18 North American cities that were not picked by Amazon for its new headquarters are bearing the rejection with a mix of reflection, disappointment and some optimism
The Associated Press3 hours ago
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., left, holds a news conference with Sen. Bill Nelson, D-Fla., right, whose re-election contest against Republican Gov. Rick Scott is still undecided as a state-mandated recount is underway, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 201816. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
The Latest: Judge says he's unlikely to toss signature matchA federal judge says he is unlikely to let Florida election officials automatically count thousands of mail-in ballots that have signatures that do not match those on file
The Associated Press3 hours ago
FILE - This Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, shows charred trunks of Ponderosa pines near Sisters, Ore., months after a prescribed burn removed vegetation, smaller trees and other fuel ladders last spring. Creating fire buffers between housing and dry grasslands and brush and burying spark-prone power lines underground would give people a better chance of surviving wildfires, experts say. So would controlled burns, a proven, historic practice that has been neglected in recent decades. (AP Photo/Andrew Selsky, File)
As wildfires grow deadlier, officials search for solutionsCreating fire buffers between housing and dry brush and burying spark-prone power lines underground would give people a better chance of surviving wildfires, experts say
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine enters a news conference Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Waverly, Ohio, to discuss developments into the slayings of eight members of one family in rural Ohio two years ago. A family of four was arrested Tuesday, the first break in a case that left a community reeling and surviving family members wondering if answers would ever come. Arrested were four members of the Wagner family, who lived near the scenes of the killing about 60 miles (97 kilometers) south of Columbus. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Child at center of Ohio mass killing is safe, family saysA child at the center of a custody dispute that may have sparked a gruesome Ohio massacre is safe in state custody, her great-grandfather said
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Accusers: 20-plus Ohio State staff knew concerns over doctorTwenty-nine more plaintiffs have joined a lawsuit against Ohio State University by alumni who say they're victims of sexual misconduct by a team doctor
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - In this July 4, 2018, file photo, Jason Seaman serves as a grand marshal in the Fourth of July Parade in Noblesville, Ind. The seventh-grade science teacher survived a school shooting at Noblesville West Middle School on May 25, 2018. The 13-year-old boy who opened fire inside the school, wounding Seaman and a classmate before being tackled by Seaman, was expected to learn his punishment on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. (Jenna Watson/The Indianapolis Star via AP, File)
'No remorse': Judge sends teen shooter to juvenile detentionAn Indiana judge has ordered a 13-year-old boy who shot his teacher and a classmate at his Indianapolis-area school to be held at a state juvenile detention center until he is 18 or deemed rehabilitated
The Associated Press5 hours ago
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, left, and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio shake hands during a news conference Tuesday Nov. 13, 2018, in New York. Amazon said it will split its much-anticipated second headquarters between New York and northern Virginia. Its New York location will be in the Long Island City neighborhood of Queens. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Amazon's NYC home in 'opportunity zone' for Trump tax breakAmazon's new home in New York City is in an 'opportunity zone' offering developers a big tax break. But is it deserved?
The Associated Press5 hours ago
A Georgia state trooper is seen organizing his handcuffs after several people were arrested during a protest in the rotunda of the state capitol building Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)
Georgia's Kemp claims 'insurmountable lead;' Dems cast doubtAs Democrats ratchet up their attacks on Georgia Republican Brian Kemp, he claims results certified by county election officials confirm he has an "insurmountable lead" in the race to be the state's next governor
The Associated Press6 hours ago
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