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NEW YORK | El Chapo trial witness: Ex-Mexico security chief was bribed

NEW YORK  — Mexico’s former top security chief and another law enforcement official who once worked under the country’s new president-elect took millions of dollars in bribes from the notorious Sinaloa drug cartel in the mid-2000s, a witness testified Tuesday at the U.S. trial of kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. Former cartel member Jesus Zambada … Continue reading NEW YORK | El Chapo trial witness: Ex-Mexico security chief was bribed

WASHINGTON | Official: Michael Avenatti in Los Angeles police custody

WASHINGTON— A law enforcement official says Michael Avenatti is in police custody in Los Angeles following an allegation of domestic violence. The official says Avenatti was taken into custody Wednesday. Police had responded to a domestic violence incident a day earlier and took a report. The official wasn’t authorized to discuss the matter publicly and … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Official: Michael Avenatti in Los Angeles police custody

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | Official: Shooter debated sanity online during bar massacre

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The gunman who killed 12 people at a country music bar in Southern California went on social media during the attack and posted about his mental state and whether people would believe he was sane, a law enforcement official said Friday. Also, one of the possibilities investigators are looking into is … Continue reading THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | Official: Shooter debated sanity online during bar massacre

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | Official: Gunman went on social media during bar attack

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The gunman who killed 12 people at a country music bar in Southern California went on social media during the attack and posted about his mental state and whether people would believe he was sane, a law enforcement official said Friday. Also, one of the possibilities investigators are looking into is … Continue reading THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. | Official: Gunman went on social media during bar attack