Law and order

Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivers remarks to the National Association of Attorneys General at their Winter Meeting in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
February 28, 2018 - 1:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on his attorney general Wednesday, describing as "disgraceful" his handling of Republican complaints that the FBI abused its surveillance power during the early stages of the Russia probe. Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that the Justice...
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FILE - In this July 2, 2017 file photo, Veracruz state police stand at roadblock along the highway leaving Coatzacoalcos, Mexico. Police in Mexico's corruption-plagued state of Veracruz set up police units that used dirty-war, death-squad style tactics to abduct, kill and dispose of at least 15 people, mostly youths, who they suspected of being drug cartel informers and drug runners, according to charges filed in late Feb. 2018 by state prosecutors. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File)
February 28, 2018 - 1:27 pm
VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — Police in Mexico's corruption-plagued state of Veracruz set up units that used dirty-war, death-squad style tactics to abduct, kill and dispose of at least 15 people, mostly youths, who they suspected of being drug cartel informers and drug runners, according to charges...
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File - In this Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, photo released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, foreign nationals are arrested during a targeted enforcement operation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) aimed at immigration fugitives, re-entrants and at-large criminal aliens in Los Angeles. A federal immigration official says about 800 people living in Northern California were able to avoid arrest because of a warning by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf. Thomas Homan, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement chief, told "Fox and Friends" Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, that what Schaaf did was "no better than a gang lookout yelling 'police' when a police cruiser comes in the neighborhood." (Charles Reed/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement via AP, File)
February 28, 2018 - 1:19 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A top immigration official said Wednesday that about 800 people living illegally in Northern California were able to avoid arrest because of a warning over the weekend by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf. "What she did is no better than a gang lookout yelling 'police' when a police...
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivers remarks to the National Association of Attorneys General at their Winter Meeting in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
February 28, 2018 - 12:40 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on his attorney general Wednesday, describing as "disgraceful" his handling of Republican complaints that the FBI abused its surveillance power during the early stages of the Russia probe. Jeff Sessions said Tuesday that the Justice...
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This undated booking photo provided by the Arapahoe County, Colo., Sheriff's Office shows Greta Lindecrantz, a defense investigator jailed for refusing to testify for prosecutors in a death penalty appeal. Lindecrantz is a Mennonite who opposes capital punishment and does not want to risk her testimony being used to help execute the defendant. (Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office via AP)
February 28, 2018 - 11:39 am
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on a Mennonite investigator jailed in Colorado after refusing to testify (all times local): 9:25 a.m. A private investigator in a Colorado capital punishment appeal is facing a third night in jail and possibly more for refusing to testify on religious grounds. Greta...
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February 28, 2018 - 11:36 am
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have confirmed the arrest of an American on suspicion of dismembering and abandoning the body of a woman in western Japan. Hyogo prefectural police said Thursday that Bayraktar Yevgeniy Vasilievich was arrested on Feb. 22 on suspicion of confining the woman who had been...
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In this Sunday Feb. 25, 2018 photo, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf holds a press conference to address potential Immigration and Customs Enforcement activity in the area at Fruitvale Village in Oakland, Calif. In an unprecedented warning this weekend, Schaaf alerted residents of large-scale raids by ICE agents in the San Francisco Bay Area within 24 hours. Major arrests have not materialized, but Schaaf's message comes after months of criticism following her administration's decision to allow Oakland police to work with ICE agents on a raid, violating city policies. (Randy Vazquez/ Bay Area News Group via AP)
February 28, 2018 - 11:30 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A federal immigration official says about 800 people living in Northern California were able to avoid arrest because of a warning by Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf. Thomas Homan, the Immigration and Customs Enforcement chief, told "Fox and Friends" Wednesday that what Schaaf did...
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Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, arrives at the federal courthouse, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
February 28, 2018 - 11:11 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort maintained his innocence on Wednesday to new charges he acted as an unregistered foreign agent and directed an international money-laundering conspiracy. Manafort appeared at the federal courthouse and entered a...
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Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, arrives at the federal courthouse, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
February 28, 2018 - 11:04 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort maintained his innocence on Wednesday to new charges he acted as an unregistered foreign agent and directed an international money-laundering conspiracy. Manafort appeared at the federal courthouse and entered a...
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February 28, 2018 - 10:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is attacking Attorney General Jeff Sessions, saying Sessions isn't doing enough to investigate whether the FBI abused government surveillance powers in the Russia probe. Sessions has said the Justice Department's inspector general will evaluate whether...
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