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FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2016, file photo, a U.S. Border Patrol agent patrols Sunland Park along the U.S.-Mexico border next to Ciudad Juarez. A 7-year-old girl who had crossed the U.S.-Mexico border with her father, died after being taken into the custody of the U.S. Border Patrol, federal immigration authorities confirmed Thursday, Dec. 13. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras, File)
The Latest: Migrant girl's death raises questionsA U.S. Border Patrol intake form obtained by The Associated Press says a 7-year-old girl who died in custody claimed "good health" when she was initially encountered by immigration authorities along a remote stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border
The Associated Press7 hours ago
UN envoy: UN monitors needed to observe Yemen cease-fireThe U.N. envoy for Yemen is calling for the urgent deployment of U.N. monitors to observe the implementation of a cease-fire in the strategic port city of Hodeida and the withdrawal of rival forces
The Associated Press7 hours ago
Police say video of toddler yanked from mom not whole storyA more complicated story is emerging from a video gone viral, showing a tug-of-war between a New York mother with a toddler and police yanking the boy from her
The Associated Press8 hours ago
This Aug. 13, 2018 file photo provided by the Pinellas County, Fla., Sheriff's Office shows Michael Drejka. Drejka is accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man in a parking lot dispute in July. The case ignited Florida's "stand your ground law." During a hearing Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, a judge set the trial date for Aug. 19, 2019. (Pinellas, Fla., County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
August trial set for fatal Florida parking dispute shootingA trial date has been set in the case of a white man accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man in a parking lot dispute in July
The Associated Press8 hours ago
GOP candidate says he made decision to hire ballot operativeThe Republican candidate in a disputed North Carolina congressional race says it was his decision to hire an operative who is now a person of interest in an investigation
The Associated Press8 hours ago
4th defendant in malnourished boy's death get prisonA man charged with neglect in the death of a malnourished 9-year-old Indiana boy with cerebral palsy has reached a plea agreement in the case
The Associated Press8 hours ago
CORRECTS NAME TO JOSEY VISNOVSKE, INSTEAD OF GEOSIE VISNOVSKI  Nick Williams, left, brother of Mike Williams, the man who was shot and killed by his best friend 18 years ago, Cheryl Williams, center, mother of Mike Williams, along side family friend Josey Visnovske, cry tears of joy for a the guilty verdicts in the trial against Denise Williams, Mike's former wife, Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. (Alicia Devine/Tallahassee Democrat via AP, Pool)
Florida tale of infidelity and homicide ends with convictionAfter spellbinding trial featuring tales of infidelity and a multimillion dollar insurance payout, a jury convicts a Florida woman of helping to mastermind the killing of her husband decades ago
The Associated Press8 hours ago
This Nov. 28, 2018 photo provided by the United States Attorney's Office and introduced as evidence in court in Honolulu shows some of hundreds of shark fins seized from a Japanese fishing boat. U.S. prosecutors in Hawaii accuse the owner and officers of the Japanese fishing boat of helping Indonesian fishermen smuggle nearly 1,000 shark fins. Hamada Suisan Co. Ltd., the Japanese business that owned the vessel, and JF Zengyoren, a Japanese fishing cooperative, were charged on Dec. 11, 2018, with aiding and abetting the trafficking and smuggling of shark fins. (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP)
Japanese boat owners charged with helping smuggle shark finsU.S. prosecutors in Hawaii are accusing the owners and officers of a Japanese fishing boat of helping Indonesian fishermen smuggle nearly 1,000 shark fins
The Associated Press8 hours ago
This Nov. 28, 2018 photo provided by the United States Attorney's Office and introduced as evidence in court in Honolulu shows some of hundreds of shark fins seized from a Japanese fishing boat. U.S. prosecutors in Hawaii accuse the owner and officers of the Japanese fishing boat of helping Indonesian fishermen smuggle nearly 1,000 shark fins. Hamada Suisan Co. Ltd., the Japanese business that owned the vessel, and JF Zengyoren, a Japanese fishing cooperative, were charged on Dec. 11, 2018, with aiding and abetting the trafficking and smuggling of shark fins. (U.S. Attorney's Office via AP)
The Latest: 10 fishermen plead guilty in shark fin caseU.S. prosecutors in Hawaii are accusing the owners and officers of a Japanese fishing boat of helping Indonesian fishermen smuggle nearly 1,000 shark fins
The Associated Press8 hours ago
US couple accused of enticing Chinese into sex traffickingA New Hampshire husband and wife are accused of luring at least 27 Chinese women into the sex trade at locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Priest criticized teenager who killed himself at funeralThe Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit says it regrets that a priest officiating at a teen's funeral questioned whether he would get to heaven after killing himself.
The Associated Press10 hours ago
Brothers charged in death of man wrapped in duct tapeA grand jury has handed up an indictment charging two brothers in the death of a Louisiana man who had been wrapped in duct tape and died of asphyxiation
The Associated Press11 hours ago
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