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Mexico says no more US trials for corrupt officials

MEXICO CITY — Mexico said Thursday it will no longer allow officials accused of corruption to be tried in the United States, a move that could end a decades-old tradition in which most of Mexico’s high-profile drug-trafficking and corruption cases ...

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Judge: Virginia pandemic restrictions apply to gun show

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — A judge on Thursday rejected a legal challenge from one of the nation’s largest gun shows to newly imposed pandemic restrictions in Virginia that will force cancellation of an upcoming exposition. The Nation’s Gun Show is ...

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Trial ordered for accused gun supplier in Kenosha killings

KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) — The man charged with buying the rifle that police say an Illinois teen used to kill two people during a Wisconsin protest over police brutality will stand trial, a court commissioner decided Thursday. Dominick Black, 19, ...

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Rolls-Royce settles discrimination allegations, to pay $135K

PRINCE GEORGE, Va. (AP) — Aircraft components manufacturer Rolls-Royce has agreed to pay $135,000 to 26 women who were not selected for machine operating roles at the its factory in Virginia. Under the federal settlement, the company will give back ...

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NYSBA urges state to mandate COVID-19 vaccine

The New York Bar Association last week called on the state to consider mandating a COVID-19 vaccine if voluntary measures fail to protect public health. The association’s House of Delegates approved a resolution on Nov. 7 outlining conditions for requiring ...

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Fourth Department vacates plea

The Appellate Division of state Supreme Court, Fourth Department, has reversed a guilty plea and dismissed the charges in a drug case because of an improper traffic stop by Syracuse police. In May 2017, defendant Cristobal Martinez-Gonzalez pleaded guilty to ...

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Judge orders US to stop expelling children who cross border

HOUSTON — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the Trump administration to stop expelling immigrant children who cross the southern border alone, halting a policy that has resulted in thousands of rapid deportations of minors during the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. ...

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US charges against former Mexican general are dropped

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. prosecutors on Wednesday formally dropped a drug trafficking and money laundering case against a former Mexican defense secretary, a decision that came after Mexico threatened to cut off cooperation with U.S. authorities unless the general ...

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A rusty Giuliani returns to the courtroom on Trump’s behalf

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Representing a client inside a courtroom for the first time in nearly three decades, Rudy Giuliani showed some rust as he tried to make the case that President Donald Trump has been robbed of re-election. The ...

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Giuliani shows at Trump campaign lawsuit hearing in Pennsylvania

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — A hearing on the Trump campaign’s federal lawsuit seeking to prevent Pennsylvania officials from certifying the vote results was set to begin Tuesday after a judge denied the campaign’s new lawyer’s request for a delay. Rudy Giuliani, ...

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Twitter, Facebook CEOs defend election actions, promise more

WASHINGTON — The CEOs of Twitter and Facebook on Tuesday defended their safeguards against disinformation in the presidential election, and promised Congress they would take vigorous action for two special elections in Georgia that could determine which party controls the ...

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