Indicted former Mexico security chief not interested in plea

Indicted former Mexico security chief not interested in plea

A lawyer for Mexico’s former top security official says he has no interest in negotiating a plea deal on charges he took tens of millions of dollars in drug-money bribes to protect the notorious Sinaloa cartel.

Advocates: Honduran mother, children deported to Guatemala

Advocates: Honduran mother, children deported to Guatemala

A Honduran mother and her two children who had been hospitalized have been deported to Guatemala under a Trump administration policy of sending some people seeking asylum in the U.S. to third countries.

Washington man is 1st in US to catch new virus from China

Washington man is 1st in US to catch new virus from China

The U.S. has its first case of a new virus that was found only last month in China.

Documents: Neighbor wanted suspect in police deaths evicted

Documents: Neighbor wanted suspect in police deaths evicted

A lawyer for neighbors says a man suspected of stabbing a woman and killing two Hawaii police officers would record residents with a camera mounted to his hat and rig a barbecue grill to blow thick smoke directly into their windows.

Court ruling ends long legal fight in Chinese torture case

Court ruling ends long legal fight in Chinese torture case

A federal appeals court ruling is expected to end a 15-year-old legal fight in the U.S. over whether a Chinese television official incited torture in his country against members of the banned Falun Gong spiritual movement.

Winfrey chooses the novel "American Dirt" for her book club

Winfrey chooses the novel "American Dirt" for her book club

One of the year's most anticipated and debated novels is Oprah Winfrey's new book club pick.

California considers declaring common pain killer carcinogen

California considers declaring common pain killer carcinogen

California is considering whether to label one of the United States' most common drugs a carcinogen.

Police: Mother says she killed 3 kids found in Phoenix home

Police: Mother says she killed 3 kids found in Phoenix home

Authorities say a Phoenix woman has been arrested on suspicion of killing her three children after they were found dead inside the family home.

Minnesota man exposed as commander of Nazi-led unit dies

Minnesota man exposed as commander of Nazi-led unit dies

A Minnesota man exposed as a former commander of a Nazi-led unit during World War II has died.

US to screen airline passengers from China for new illness

US to screen airline passengers from China for new illness

U.S. health officials have announced they will begin screening airline passengers from central China for a new virus that is making people sick.