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In this courtroom drawing, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, center, appears in a New York courtroom on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, after being extradited by Mexico to face federal drug trafficking and other charges. Guzman entered a not-guilty plea through his court-appointed lawyer and will be held without bail in a jail that has handled terror suspects and mobsters. From left are, Federal Judge James Orenstein; Assistant US Attorney Patricia Notopoulos; Federal Defender Michael Schneider, Federal Defender Michelle Gelernt, partially obscured; and the defendant. The three men at rear are Deputy U.S. Marshals. (Elizabeth Williams via AP)
El Chapo's new home: a jail that held mobsters, terroristsNew home of Mexican drug lord El Chapo is one of the most secure jails in the United States
The Associated Press1 hour ago
Review finds no previous signs of abuse of slain childA review by child welfare officials shows there were no indications of previous abuse involving a girl who was strangled on her 10th birthday and whose dismembered remains were found inside her home
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Sylvester Holt pleads with officers while standing on a ledge of the Crescent City Connection Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in New Orleans. Holt was wanted in the connection with the shooting of his wife and a Westwego police officer. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)
Police: Suspect in double slaying in critical conditionA New Orleans-area sheriff says a man accused of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend and a police officer is in critical condition after shooting himself in the chest
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Sylvester Holt pleads with officers while standing on a ledge of the Crescent City Connection Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in New Orleans. Holt was wanted in the connection with the shooting of his wife and a Westwego police officer. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)
The Latest: Sheriff: Suspect admits shooting officer, womanA New Orleans-area sheriff says that during negotiations while 32-year-old Sylvester Holt was threatening suicide, the man admitted shooting his pregnant ex-girlfriend and an off-duty police officer
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Chicago police: Off-duty Robbins officer fatally shot robberChicago police say an off-duty suburban police officer shot and killed a man who was trying to rob him
The Associated Press2 hours ago
Snowflakes fall as a car follows a garbage truck down a residential street in Sparks, Nev., Friday, Jan. 20, 2017. The Reno-Sparks area is expected to get up to eight inches of snow through the weekend. As much as another six feet of new snow is possible in the upper elevations of the Sierra Nevada, where a winter storm warning continues into Monday. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner)
California flood sweeps cabins, cars down coastal canyonMore than 20 people escaped injury Friday when a flood swept cabins and vehicles down a coastal canyon as the second in a trio of storms drenched California with heavy rain and brought more snow to the mountains
The Associated Press3 hours ago
This 2014 photo shows the Wild Alaskan, a converted crabbing boat that had been used as a strip club, moored near downtown Kodiak, Alaska. A sentencing hearing has been rescheduled for Darren Byler, who was found guilty of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor from the boat. Byler had been scheduled for sentencing in Anchorage Thursday, Jan. 19, 2016, but his attorney, John Cashion, said Byler's flight from Kodiak Island was delayed and the sentencing is now set for Friday.  (Kodiak Daily Mirror via AP)
Sentencing reset for Alaska strip club owner in dumping caseA sentencing hearing has been canceled for the second day in a row in the case of an Alaska man who was convicted of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor while operating a floating strip club
The Associated Press4 hours ago
FILE - This March 17, 2016 photo shows a woman reading a sign informing people a building is closed on the University of Hawaii at Manoa campus after an explosion in Honolulu. A postdoctoral fellow who lost her right arm in a University of Hawaii laboratory explosion is suing the school and the researchers she worked for. Thea Ekins-Coward and her wife filed the lawsuit in state court in Honolulu in Jan. 2017. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File)
Researcher who lost arm in blast sues University of HawaiiA postdoctoral fellow who lost her right arm in a University of Hawaii laboratory explosion is suing the school and the researchers she worked for
The Associated Press4 hours ago
This 2014 photo shows Darren Byler, the owner of the Wild Alaskan, a converted crabbing boat that had been used as a floating strip club, in Kodiak, Alaska. A sentencing hearing has been rescheduled for Byler, who was found guilty of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor from the boat. Byler had been scheduled for sentencing in Anchorage Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, but his attorney, John Cashion, said Byler's flight from Kodiak Island was delayed and the sentencing is now set for Friday. (Kodiak Daily Mirror via AP)
The Latest: Sentencing reset for Alaska strip club ownerA sentencing hearing has been canceled for the second day in a row in the case of an Alaska man who was convicted of illegally dumping human waste into a harbor while operating a floating strip club
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Officials: Man wounded in shooting involving Florida deputyAuthorities say a man has been hospitalized with life-threatening injuries after a shooting that involved a Florida deputy
The Associated Press4 hours ago
Device with propane tank explodes, damages police cruiserAn explosive device with a propane tank has blown up near a police cruiser in Boston in what appears to be a deliberate act
The Associated Press5 hours ago
Judge won't toss charges against Wisconsin college studentA judge has refused to dismiss four charges against a suspended University of Wisconsin student accused of sexually assaulting and harassing several women
The Associated Press5 hours ago
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