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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican prosecutors on Friday said they have detained a woman on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted fugitives list for the killing of a dentist in Texas. Brenda Delgado was detained at a house in the city of Torreon, in northern Coahuila state, according to the Attorney...
PHOENIX (AP) — There is no reason to believe that a suburban Phoenix man who disappeared after the 2001 slayings of his wife and children is dead, authorities said Friday. Scottsdale police and FBI officials announced plans to plaster age-enhanced photos of Robert William Fisher...
NEW YORK (AP) — N.W.A. triumphantly entered the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Friday, with the groundbreaking quintet that brought the rough streets of Los Angeles into homes through their music defiantly refuting those who suggested rappers didn't belong in the institution. They...
NEW YORK (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor said Friday the nation's highest court needs more diversity of personal backgrounds and professional experience, speaking as a vacancy has refocused attention on the court's makeup. During a talk at Brooklyn Law School,...
CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert's hush-money case (all times local): 8:55 p.m. Federal prosecutors say when they questioned Dennis Hastert about his large cash withdrawals the former House speaker told them he was being extorted by someone...
NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Charles Hirsch, who oversaw the city medical examiner's office for more than two decades and whose staff helped identify the remains of Sept. 11 victims, has died. He was 79. Hirsch, who led the medical examiner's office from 1989 until his retirement in 2013...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department said Friday it will continue trying to force Apple to reveal an iPhone's data in a New York City drug case, putting it at the center of a fight over whether a 227-year-old law gives officials wide authority to force a technology company to...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The federal government and big energy companies have lost an important round in their effort to block a climate change lawsuit by young plaintiffs who contend the U.S. is failing to protect them from the harmful effects of greenhouse gas emissions. U.S...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Sales of 'Caucasians' shirts, depicting the Cleveland Indians' team mascot as a caricature of a white person, skyrocketed one day after ESPN's Bomani Jones wore one on a show, the shirt's creator said Friday. Brian Kirby, who runs Shelf Life Clothing Co...