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Mexico's security commission says top drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman has escaped from a maximum security prison for the second time. (June 12) UPDATE: Search for Mexican drug lord escape continues Escaped again. Authorities in Mexico continue their all-out manhunt for drug...
The head of the U.S. government's personnel office resigned abruptly on Friday, bowing to pressure for her to step down following a massive government data breach on her watch. Katherine Archuleta, director of the federal Office of Personnel Management, submitted her resignation...
The defense in the Colorado theater shooting trial rested its case Friday after trying to show James Holmes was legally insane when he carried out the deadly 2012 attack, suffering from delusions that each person he killed would increase his self-worth. Holmes' public defenders...
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (AP) — The head of a Latino civil rights group called on more organizations to follow NBC's example and cut business ties with Donald Trump. Alex Nogales, president of the National Hispanic Media Coalition, said Thursday that the PGA of America's decision...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the U.S. government's personnel office is rejecting bipartisan calls for her resignation following revelations that hackers stole the personal information of more than 21 million people on her watch. Katherine Archuleta, director of the federal...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former Utah high-school teacher who pleaded guilty to having sexual relations with three of her students faces up to 15 years in prison when she is sentenced Thursday. One of the boys was 16 and two were 17 when Brianne Altice had sex with them, and she...
VIENNA (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry signaled Thursday that diplomats won't conclude an Iran nuclear agreement by early Friday morning, conceding another delay that this time could complicate American efforts to quickly implement any deal. Under U.S. law, the seven...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police across the country are warning about the dangers of a cellphone case that's shaped like a handgun, saying it could be mistaken for the real thing. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York is urging online retailers to stop selling the case, and police are...
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- More than 50 years after South Carolina raised a Confederate flag at its Statehouse to protest the civil rights movement, the state is getting ready to remove the rebel banner. A bill pulling down the flag from the Capitol's front lawn and the flagpole it...