Mexico to help “El Chapo” family seek US humanitarian visas

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he has instructed his government to assist convicted drug trafficker Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's family in seeking humanitarian visas to visit Guzman in the United States.

Lopez Obrador said Friday that during a visit last week to Guzman's hometown ...

Nebraska county seeks help in paying $28M judgment

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska lawmaker is looking to help a southeastern county pay a $28 million federal judgment owed to six people wrongfully convicted for a 1985 slaying.

Sen. Myron Dorn of Adams is a former chairman of the Gage County Board. The county has had to raise ...

House Dems introduce measure to revoke Trump border edict

WASHINGTON (AP) - House Democrats on Friday introduced a resolution to block the national emergency declaration that President Donald Trump issued to fund his long-sought wall along the U.S-Mexico border.

The move sets up a fight that could result in Trump's first veto. It starts the clock on a constitutional ...

New Mexico governor travels to nation’s capital

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham is traveling to Washington, D.C., to attend a meeting of the National Governors Association.

Lujan Grisham spokesman Tripp Stelnicki said the governor planned to attend a panel discussion Friday related to the work of female governors and return Sunday.

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All the President’s Broken Men

Stephen Collinson, CNN
They once were Donald Trump's strutting, sharp-suited alpha male political and legal fixers, living high and playing the game hard, seemingly immune from the consequences of their willingness to walk on the dark side.

Senegal’s president Macky Sall seeks 2nd term

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - Senegalese President Macky Sall is seeking a second term in office and hopes to win re-election Sunday in the first round.

He's touting big infrastructure projects completed under his leadership including paved roads and the gleaming new international airport.

Critics, though, say he may coast to ...