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Passenger charged in pre-flight cellphone dispute

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland authorities say a traveler who refused to turn off his cellphone and fought with flight attendants as a plane taxied for takeoff has been jailed and charged with aggravated disorderly conduct.

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US law enforcement seeking out Islamic State backers

NEW YORK — Officially, the FBI agents who swarmed Donald Ray Morgan at Kennedy Airport this month were there to arrest him on a mundane gun charge. But they whisked him away to their Manhattan office and grilled him for two hours on an entirely different topic: Islamic State extremists.

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Nixon orders National Guard out as Ferguson unrest eases

Nixon orders National Guard out as Ferguson unrest eases

FERGUSON, Mo. — Gov. Jay Nixon

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Mexico arrests 13 at water-rate protest by Mayas

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Police on Mexico's Caribbean coast arrested 13 activists during a demonstration by Maya Indians against water rate hikes.

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Holder says he understands mistrust of police

Holder says he understands mistrust of police

ST. LOUIS — Attorney General Eric Holder sought Wednesday to reassure the people of Ferguson about the investigation into Michael Brown’s death and said he understands why many black Americans do not trust police, recalling how he was repeatedly stopped by officers who seemed to target him b…

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Holder says he understands mistrust of police

Holder says he understands mistrust of police

In nearby Clayton, Mo., police guarded the St. Louis County Justice Center, where a grand jury started hearing evidence Wednesday to determine whether Officer Darren Wilson should be charged in the death of Michael Brown.

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Man who lived years as hermit adjusts to society

Man who lived years as hermit adjusts to society

FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2013, file photo, Christopher Knight, known as the North Pond Hermit, sits in the Kennebec County Superior Court in Augusta, Maine. Knight, who lived nearly three decades in the Maine woods now has a job and is adjusting to life back in society, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 20…

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Man who lived years as hermit adjusts to society

Man who lived years as hermit adjusts to society

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A man who lived nearly three decades in the woods now has a job and is adjusting to life back in society.

August 20, 2014 4:04 pmLoading…

2 Americans arrested in Bali under suicide watch

BALI, Indonesia (AP) — An American couple arrested in Indonesia on suspicion of murdering the woman's mother and stuffing her body into a suitcase at a resort hotel are being held under a suicide watch, their appointed lawyer said Wednesday.

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India's film censor arrested for alleged bribery

NEW DELHI (AP) — Police say they have arrested the head of India's film censorship board for allegedly taking bribes in exchange for speeding up the approval of a film.

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Leonard Pitts Jr.: Ferguson police contemptuous of rights

Leonard Pitts Jr.: Ferguson police contemptuous of rights

In Ferguson, restoration of order isn't enough.

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Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

Yaquis set to prosecute first non-Indian under a new law

PASCUA YAQUI INDIAN RESERVATION — Tribal police chief Michael Valenzuela drove through darkened desert streets, turned into a Circle K convenience store and pointed to the spot beyond the reservation line where his officers used to take the non-Indian men who battered Indian women.

April 18, 2014 6:23 pm Photos

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2 border agents on trial in Tucson in rights case

2 border agents on trial in Tucson in rights case

Whether two Border Patrol agents went from protectors to perpetrators, as prosecutors say, or were simply following orders will be determined by the jury in a trial that is expected to last a couple of weeks.

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Central American crossers on the rise

Central American crossers on the rise

Juan Bosco shelter worker Robert Morales collects banned items, including pens, pencils, knives and nail clippers, from a group of mostly Honduran migrants as they head to the evening's meal of beans and potatoes,

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Central American crossers on the rise

Central American crossers on the rise

Fewer Mexicans are crossing to the United States illegally, while the numbers of people from other regions, mostly Central America, keep rising, Border Patrol data shows.

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Law & Order Briefs

Law & Order Briefs

Eduardo Dominguez

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Law & Order Briefs

Law & Order Briefs

Changing-room photo leads to man's arrest

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DEA: 3,780 in Mexican drug cartels arrested over 2 years

WASHINGTON — The Drug Enforcement Administration says a two-year series of investigations targeting the Sinaloa and Juarez drug cartels and violent street gangs has resulted in 3,780 arrests and the seizure of some 375,000 pounds of drugs.

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Law & Order Briefs

Law & Order Briefs

Manuel Castro-Flores

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Law & Order Briefs

Law & Order Briefs

2 teens arrested in alleged threats

November 02, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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