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January 19, 2017 11:36 PM Mexico has extradited Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín 'El Chapo' Guzmán after months of legal battles

The Mexican government said on Thursday evening that it had extradited Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán, long considered one of the most powerful cartel bosses in Mexico and in the world. Earlier on Thursday, the Mexican Supreme Court dismissed appeals filed by Guzmán's lawyers in an attempt to halt the extradition. "The judges decided 14

January 19, 2017 10:54 PM Miguel Ferrer, 'NCIS: Los Angeles' and 'RoboCop' Actor, Dies at 61

He also was well known for starring as Albert Rosenfield on 'Twin Peaks.' Miguel Ferrer, best known for starring as Owen Granger on NCIS: Los Angeles, died Thursday of cancer. He was 61. Ferrer, who appeared in numerous films and television shows throughout his career, passed peacefully at home surrounded by family and friends, according to CBS. "Today 16

January 19, 2017 8:51 PM Analysis: Feminism isn't a fad — especially not under President Trump

The women's movement prepares for one of its most challenging chapters. For the American women who believed the future was imminently female, Donald Trump's inauguration Friday marks the end of mourning and the beginning of resistance. One day later, after the transfer of power is complete, more than 200,000 women and men are expected to unite for the Women's 13

January 19, 2017 8:12 PM Supreme Court Justice in Brazil Dies in Plane Crash

Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki, one of the most respected judges in the country who had been overseeing a large part of major corruption investigation, has died in a plane crash, his son said Thursday. Francisco Prehn Zavascki wrote on his Facebook page that his family had been informed that his father had died in a plane crash outside 15

January 19, 2017 7:17 PM Plane carrying Brazil Supreme Court judge crashed into sea: source

BRASILIA A plane carrying Brazilian Supreme Court Justice Teori Zavascki, who is overseeing a massive corruption investigation, crashed into the sea off the coast of Rio de Janeiro state on Thursday, a judicial source said. The small aircraft left Sao Paulo and crashed into the sea near the tourist town of Paraty, airforce and civil aviation sources 16

January 19, 2017 5:52 PM Accused cop-killer curses out judge, says he'll represent himself

The accused cop-killer who led Orlando police on a manhunt for more than a month angrily cursed at a judge during his first court appearance Thursday, swearing that police "made up" accusations against him and beat him up during his arrest. Markeith Loyd, 41, was charged with murdering his pregnant ex-girlfriend in December. Investigators said while 14

January 19, 2017 1:44 AM Student Loan Collector Cheated Millions, Lawsuits Say

The lawsuits describe routine mistakes and lapses in oversight that over time added up to systematic failures, eerily similar to the mortgage servicing industry’s bungling of borrower accounts and property foreclosures during the 2008 recession. Financial companies eventually paid more than $100 billion to settle mortgage-related lawsuits. Navient mishandled 29 5

January 19, 2017 12:46 AM Overnight Defense: Obama defends Manning commutation after backlash

THE TOPLINE: President Obama defended his commutation of convicted former Army soldier Chelsea Manning's sentence on Wednesday as Republicans lined up to blast the move. During the final press conference of his presidency, Obama said "justice has been served" in Manning's case. "It has been my view given that she went to trial, that due process was carried 17

January 18, 2017 11:43 PM Bagwell, Raines and Rodriguez make Hall of Fame, Hoffman just short

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame on Wednesday, earning the honor as Trevor Hoffman and Vladimir Guerrero fell just short. Steroids-tainted stars Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens were passed over for the fifth straight year by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. But they received 9

January 18, 2017 11:21 PM FBI Investigating Threats to Jewish Centers

Federal authorities say they're investigating threats to Jewish centers nationwide. A brief FBI statement Wednesday says it and the Justice Department's civil-rights division are investigating "possible civil rights violations in connection with threats." The statement from the agency's Washington headquarters doesn't characterize the threats. But the Anti-Defamation 12