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Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Around the world: Strange and Bizarre NewsEveryday bizarre events occur around the world, so wacky that it almost sounds
Around the world: Strange and Bizarre News
Gonzales Weekly Citizen / Posted yesterday
Everyday bizarre events occur around the world, so wacky that it almost sounds to strange to be true. Here are some recent events that caught my eye. Come back every week to read more strange news from around the world.A major interstate in Nashville... Read more
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The Advocate
West Baton Rouge deputies getting in shape, courtesy of assets seized from drug dealersPORT ALLEN — Maj. Zack Simmers used to workout far more frequently in high scho
West Baton Rouge deputies getting in shape, courtesy of assets seized from drug dealers
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
PORT ALLEN — Maj. Zack Simmers used to workout far more frequently in high school and college but slacked off in his adult years. But today, the 31-year-old chief of the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office’s Narcotics Division exercises daily —... Read more
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The Advocate
West Baton Rouge deputies getting in shape, courtesy of assets seized from drug dealersPORT ALLEN — Maj. Zack Simmers used to workout far more frequently in high scho
West Baton Rouge deputies getting in shape, courtesy of assets seized from drug dealers
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
PORT ALLEN — Maj. Zack Simmers used to workout far more frequently in high school and college but slacked off in his adult years. But today, the 31-year-old chief of the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office’s Narcotics Division exercises daily —... Read more
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The Advocate
West Baton Rouge deputies getting in shape, courtesy of assets seized from drug dealersPORT ALLEN — Maj. Zack Simmers use to workout far more frequently in high schoo
West Baton Rouge deputies getting in shape, courtesy of assets seized from drug dealers
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
PORT ALLEN — Maj. Zack Simmers use to workout far more frequently in high school and college but slacked off in his adult years. But today, the 31-year-old chief of the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office’s Narcotics Division exercises daily —... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Jorge Hernandez announces run for Lubbock municipal judge It looks like a change is coming to the Lubbock county municipal judge's offi
Jorge Hernandez announces run for Lubbock municipal judge
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
It looks like a change is coming to the Lubbock county municipal judge's office for the first time since 1998. It looks like a change... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Seneca man charged with child neglectA Seneca man was charged with two counts of child neglect early Thursday. Clev
Seneca man charged with child neglect
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 6 days ago
A Seneca man was charged with two counts of child neglect early Thursday. Cleveland Donell Williams, 35, of Lacey Lane, was released from custody at the Oconee County Detention Center later Thursday morning on a combined $10,000 personal... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New date for PILA Lubbock Monthly Support Meeting If you've had the unfortunate experience of losing a pregnancy or an infant,
New date for PILA Lubbock Monthly Support Meeting
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
If you've had the unfortunate experience of losing a pregnancy or an infant, know that here in Lubbock, there is a place where you can get... Read more
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KXXV Waco
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narco
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narcotics Division conducted a prostitution sting at Motel 6 in the 900 block of 66th Street. Deputies say they set up a meeting by using backpage.com. Backpage is a website... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narco
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narcotics Division conducted a prostitution sting at Motel 6 in the 900 block of 66th Street. Deputies say they set up a meeting by using backpage.com. Backpage is a website... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narco
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narcotics Division conducted a prostitution sting at Motel 6 in the 900 block of 66th Street. Deputies say they set up a meeting by using backpage.com. Backpage is a website... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Svcs. removes CEO from CPA offices, residential centersBREAKING The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services...
Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Svcs. removes CEO from CPA offices, residential centers
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
BREAKING The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narco
2 arrested in Lubbock prostitution sting at Motel 6
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
On January 12, 2016, Lubbock County Sheriff’s deputies and members of the Narcotics Division conducted a prostitution sting at Motel 6 in the 900 block of 66th Street. Deputies say they set up a meeting by using backpage.com. Backpage is a website... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Candidates speak at forum held near Gilmer - All three candidates for Upshur County sheriff in the March 1 Republican primary were among numerous candidates for county federal and state offices to address a forum which drew more than 120 persons n...All three candidates for Upshur County sheriff in the March 1 Republican primar
Candidates speak at forum held near Gilmer - All three candidates for Upshur County sheriff in the March 1 Republican primary were among numerous candidates for county federal and state offices to address a forum which drew more than 120 persons n...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
All three candidates for Upshur County sheriff in the March 1 Republican primary were among numerous candidates for county, federal and state offices to address a forum which drew more than 120 persons near Gilmer last week. Sheriff Anthony... Read more
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Marengo Farmside
Huntley homes seized in drug ring investigation worth more than $250,000Under state law, when forfeited assets are sold, the money is distributed among
Huntley homes seized in drug ring investigation worth more than $250,000
Marengo Farmside / Posted 7 days ago
Under state law, when forfeited assets are sold, the money is distributed among state law enforcement agencies, according to a news release from the State's Attorney's Office. That money must be used for substance abuse treatment and educational... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Despite efforts, heroin deaths setting recordsAt a time when local agencies are being armed with more resources, they appear
Despite efforts, heroin deaths setting records
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 12 days ago
At a time when local agencies are being armed with more resources, they appear to be losing the fight against the heroin epidemic. Butler and Warren county cities are hosting heroin summits, adding rehabilitation centers and clean needle exchanges,... Read more
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Officer.com
North Carolina Officer Intentionally Hit With SUVGREENSBORO, N.C. -- A Greensboro man is charged with assault after police say h
North Carolina Officer Intentionally Hit With SUV
Officer.com / Posted 13 days ago
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- A Greensboro man is charged with assault after police say he intentionally hit an officer with his SUV Thursday night. Ryan Larmar Parsons, 26, of 1104 Easton Road, is charged with assault inflicting serious injury on a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Hancock Co. K9 deputy recovering from pit bull attackA Hancock County Sheriff’s deputy and his K9 partner, Ringo, are recovering fro
Hancock Co. K9 deputy recovering from pit bull attack
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
A Hancock County Sheriff’s deputy and his K9 partner, Ringo, are recovering from bite wounds after a pit bull attacked them Wednesday night. Jeremy Skinner, commander of the department’s narcotics division, said deputies were attempting to serve a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Hancock Co. K9 deputy recovering from pit bull attackA Hancock County Sheriff’s deputy and his K9 partner, Ringo, are recovering fro
Hancock Co. K9 deputy recovering from pit bull attack
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
A Hancock County Sheriff’s deputy and his K9 partner, Ringo, are recovering from bite wounds after a pit bull attacked them Wednesday night. Jeremy Skinner, commander of the department’s narcotics division, said deputies were attempting to serve a... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
MUGSHOTS: Lincoln Co. 'Most Wanted' list releasedMore than half a dozen people are wanted on prior drug-related crimes in Lincol
MUGSHOTS: Lincoln Co. 'Most Wanted' list released
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
More than half a dozen people are wanted on prior drug-related crimes in Lincoln County. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office "most wanted" list was released by the narcotics division Tuesday. The seven suspects on the list are facing charges for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Gaston Co. felon facing drug, gun charges Watson (Source: Gaston County Sheriff's Office) Vic Watson, 63, is accused o
Gaston Co. felon facing drug, gun charges
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
Watson (Source: Gaston County Sheriff's Office) Vic Watson, 63, is accused of selling drugs to multiple people near his home in Cramerton. More >> Vic Watson, 63,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
MUGSHOTS: 'Most Wanted' in Lincoln CountyMore than half a dozen people are wanted on prior drug-related crimes in Lincol
MUGSHOTS: 'Most Wanted' in Lincoln County
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
More than half a dozen people are wanted on prior drug-related crimes in Lincoln County. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office "most wanted" list was released by the narcotics division Tuesday. The seven suspects on the list are facing charges for... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Neighbor: Elderly man accidentally run over by wifeGaston Co. felon facing drug, gun chargesGaston Co. felon facing drug, gun char
Neighbor: Elderly man accidentally run over by wife
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
Gaston Co. felon facing drug, gun chargesGaston Co. felon facing drug, gun charges Watson (Source: Gaston County Sheriff's Office) Vic Watson, 63, is accused of selling drugs to multiple people near his home in Cramerton. More >> Vic Watson, 63,... Read more
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Officer.com
Tampa Police Officers Rally for Former ComradeTAMPA, Florida -- A beloved former Tampa detective who lay sick in a Puerto Ric
Tampa Police Officers Rally for Former Comrade
Officer.com / Posted 17 days ago
TAMPA, Florida -- A beloved former Tampa detective who lay sick in a Puerto Rico hospital is finally getting the medical attention he needs thanks to the generosity of the law enforcement community in the Tampa Bay area. Jose Feliciano, who... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa police officers rally for former comradeTAMPA — A beloved former Tampa detective who lay sick in a Puerto Rico hospital
Tampa police officers rally for former comrade
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
TAMPA — A beloved former Tampa detective who lay sick in a Puerto Rico hospital is finally getting the medical attention he needs thanks to the generosity of the law enforcement community in the Tampa Bay area. Jose Feliciano, who specialized in... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Meth, Xanax seized during search warrantDEFUNIAK SPRINGS — Walton County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division arrested t
Meth, Xanax seized during search warrant
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
DEFUNIAK SPRINGS — Walton County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division arrested three individuals around 10 p.m. Thursday after deputies uncovered numerous illegal drugs, pills and paraphernalia in the home at 4738 W. U.S. Highway 90.WCSO executed a... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Search warrant puts three behind bars, WCSO seize multiple drugsWALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - In a continued effort to find the drugs respo
Search warrant puts three behind bars, WCSO seize multiple drugs
WJHG Panama City / Posted 18 days ago
WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - In a continued effort to find the drugs responsible for killing two Freeport men last week, the Walton County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division executed a search warrant resulting in the arrest of three individuals... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Former Chicago cop returns to advise departmentRecently retired Philadelphia police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, an architect
Former Chicago cop returns to advise department
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Recently retired Philadelphia police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, an architect of the Chicago department's community policing program, will return to advise city leaders on policies, training and accountability when it comes to the use of force,... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Greenville man caught smoking weed in elem. school bathroomA Greenville, GA man has been arrested after he was discovered smoking marijuan
Greenville man caught smoking weed in elem. school bathroom
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 20 days ago
A Greenville, GA man has been arrested after he was discovered smoking marijuana in an elementary school bathroom. On Tuesday, Jan. 19 around 10 a.m., the Meriwether County School Resource Officers, Narcotics Division and Patrol Deputies responded... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Craven concludes three-month probe with additional arrests The Craven County Sheriff’s Offices has concluded a three-month investigation
Craven concludes three-month probe with additional arrests
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 21 days ago
The Craven County Sheriff’s Offices has concluded a three-month investigation into illegal drugs and property crimes with the arrests of 11 additional suspects. Posted Jan. 21, 2016 at 3:36... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Greenville man caught smoking weed in elem. school bathroomA Greenville, GA man has been arrested after he was discovered smoking marijuan
Greenville man caught smoking weed in elem. school bathroom
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
A Greenville, GA man has been arrested after he was discovered smoking marijuana in an elementary school bathroom. On Tuesday, Jan. 19 around 10 a.m., the Meriwether County School Resource Officers, Narcotics Division and Patrol Deputies responded... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Crime stats show Paterson's business curfew reduced problemsPATERSON — During the first year of the city’s business curfew, the numbers of
Crime stats show Paterson's business curfew reduced problems
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 22 days ago
PATERSON — During the first year of the city’s business curfew, the numbers of shootings and noise complaints decreased in the 15 areas designed as crime hotspots under the law, according to statistics compiled in a report by the Paterson police... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Hundreds of Bags of Heroin Seized From Suspected Dealer's PossessionHartford police arrested a suspected drug dealer after catching the individual
Hundreds of Bags of Heroin Seized From Suspected Dealer's Possession
NBC Connecticut / Posted 22 days ago
Hartford police arrested a suspected drug dealer after catching the individual in the act with 388 bags of heroin on the person, police said. Luz Rodriguez, 34, of Hartford, is facing multiple charges in the drug bust, as well as separate narcotics... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City investigation nets $100G drug seizureHazleton police working with state agents took about 19,000 bags of heroin out
City investigation nets $100G drug seizure
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 22 days ago
Hazleton police working with state agents took about 19,000 bags of heroin out of the hands of dealers and users in Greater Hazleton on Monday night, according to court papers. The drugs were worth about $100,000. Ryan M. Hunsinger, 26, no known... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officerHOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officer
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for shooting an officer last week. Police issued the plea for assistance on Tuesday. Police say the officer was standing next to a marked patrol car when... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officerHOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officer
KXXV Waco / Posted 23 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for shooting an officer last week. Police issued the plea for assistance on Tuesday. Police say the officer was standing next to a marked patrol car when... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officerHOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officer
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 23 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for shooting an officer last week. Police issued the plea for assistance on Tuesday. Police say the officer was standing next to a marked patrol car when... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officerHOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officer
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for shooting an officer last week. Police issued the plea for assistance on Tuesday. Police say the officer was standing next to a marked patrol car when... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officerHOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a
Houston police seek help to find person who shot officer
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 days ago
HOUSTON (AP) - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted for shooting an officer last week. Police issued the plea for assistance on Tuesday. Police say the officer was standing next to a marked patrol car when... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
$100,000 worth of heroin seized; two men arrestedHazleton police working with state agents took about 19,000 bags of heroin out
$100,000 worth of heroin seized; two men arrested
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
Hazleton police working with state agents took about 19,000 bags of heroin out of the hands of dealers and users in greater Hazleton Monday night, according to court papers. The drugs were worth about $100,000. Ryan M. Hunsinger, 26, no known... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Man arrested after high speed chaseA South Georgia man is arrested after leading officials on a high speed chase.
Man arrested after high speed chase
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted 23 days ago
A South Georgia man is arrested after leading officials on a high speed chase. Officials say Thomasville police officers tried to pull over Scott Johnson for a stolen license tag but Johnson drove away. The chase continued into the county forcing... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man arrested after high speed chaseA South Georgia man is arrested after leading officials on a high speed chase.
Man arrested after high speed chase
WALB Albany / Posted 23 days ago
A South Georgia man is arrested after leading officials on a high speed chase. Officials say Thomasville police officers tried to pull over Scott Johnson for a stolen license tag but Johnson drove away. The chase continued into the county forcing... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' GuzmanWASHINGTON (AP) - With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extradit
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' Guzman
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's... Read more
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Denver Post
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' GuzmanWASHINGTON (AP) — With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extradit
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' Guzman
Denver Post / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's... Read more
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Orange County Register
Q&A: A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' GuzmanWASHINGTON – With Mexican authorities saying they’re committed to extraditing J
Q&A: A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' Guzman
Orange County Register / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON – With Mexican authorities saying they’re committed to extraditing Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it’s not... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' GuzmanWASHINGTON (AP) - With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extradit
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' Guzman
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's... Read more
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NBC Chicago
A Look at The Extradition Process for 'El Chapo'With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Ch
A Look at The Extradition Process for 'El Chapo'
NBC Chicago / Posted 30 days ago
With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's not clear exactly... Read more
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Daily Herald
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' GuzmanWASHINGTON -- With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' Guzman
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON -- With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's not... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' GuzmanWASHINGTON (AP) - With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extradit
A look at the extradition process for 'El Chapo' Guzman
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 30 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paterson gun suspect caught in Prospect Park raidPATERSON — A 27-year-old Paterson man who police say escaped arrest on gun char
Paterson gun suspect caught in Prospect Park raid
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 30 days ago
PATERSON — A 27-year-old Paterson man who police say escaped arrest on gun charges on New Year’s Eve was apprehended early Monday morning in a raid at his girlfriend’s home in Prospect Park, according to authorities. City police said they also... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
What's next in the El Chapo case(AP) — With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin
What's next in the El Chapo case
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted a month ago
(AP) — With Mexican authorities saying they're committed to extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, it appears more likely than ever that American prosecutors will eventually get their hands on the drug lord. But it's not clear... Read more
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