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Ex-Mexican defense minister busted in LA on drug trafficking charges

10 days ago   |   By New York Post

Former Mexican defense minister Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos was busted at Los Angeles International Airport on drug trafficking and money laundering charges, according to US and Mexican sources. Cienfuegos was taken into custody on a US Drug Enforcement Administration warrant Thursday, two people with knowledge of the arrest told the Associated Press. Both were not authorized...
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Ex-Mexico army chief arrested in LA on drug-trafficking, money-laundering charges

Ex-Mexico army chief arrested in LA on drug-trafficking, money-laundering charges

10 days ago   |   By ABC

Two people with knowledge of the arrest said Former Mexican defense secretary Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos was taken into custody on a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration warrant.
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Mexican ex-defense minister investigated for drugs, money laundering - sources

10 days ago   |   By National Post

MEXICO CITY - Former Mexican defense minister Salvador Cienfuegos is under U.S. investigation for drug trafficking and money laundering, two Mexican federal sources told Reuters on Friday.
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60,000 in Southern California to evacuate after blaze grows

60,000 in Southern California to evacuate after blaze grows

California is extremely dry and fire danger is high as the state experiences winds that are gusting above 60 mph in places. Read more ...

NC absentee rules could be among Barrett's first cases on Supreme Court

NC absentee rules could be among Barrett's first cases on Supreme Court

Judge Amy Coney Barrett is expected to be sworn in as a U.S. Supreme Court justice shortly after the U.S. Senate confirms her nomination on Monday night, and a North Carolina... Read more ...

Counting the vote: Will we know who won on election night?

Counting the vote: Will we know who won on election night?

Millions of Americans have already voted but each state has different rules on when it can start counting those ballots. Read more ...

New England senator is only GOP vote against Barrett's confirmation to...

New England senator is only GOP vote against Barrett's confirmation to Supreme Court

Sen. Susan Collins votes “no” on the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court. Read more ...

Rams control the pace in a 24-10 win over the Bears on Monday night

Rams control the pace in a 24-10 win over the Bears on Monday night

INGLEWOOD, Calif. - The debate among Bears' fans before their seventh game of the season was just how positive to be about the team's 5-1 start. Yes, they won all but one of... Read more ...

12-year-old runs a mile for every fallen first responder

12-year-old runs a mile for every fallen first responder

Zechariah Cartledge has run just under 700 miles since January 2019 and raised more than $200,000 for law enforcement and firefighters as a part of his nonprofit, Running For... Read more ...

Big power shutoffs in California as winds boost fire danger

Big power shutoffs in California as winds boost fire danger

About 300,000 power customers - estimated at more than 1 million people - were in the dark as officials issued warnings for what could be the strongest winds for California... Read more ...

Philadelphia police shoot and kill man after yelling at him to drop knife

Philadelphia police shoot and kill man after yelling at him to drop knife

A large crowd gathered where the man was killed, with video showing many yelling at the police officers and crying. Some people later spoke with city police Commissioner... Read more ...

Biden and Trump spending final week in battleground states

Biden and Trump spending final week in battleground states

Heading into the final week before Election Day, President Trump held three Pennsylvania rallies Monday, while Joe Biden was barely seen, nursing a nearly 8-point national lead... Read more ...

US threatens to destroy Iranian missiles if shipped to Venezuela as...

US threatens to destroy Iranian missiles if shipped to Venezuela as Washington slams Tehran with new oil sanctions

Washington will “eliminate” any long-range missiles shipped to Venezuela from Iran, the US envoy to both countries warned after an arms embargo on Tehran expired this month... Read more ...