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  • Europe-wide organized crime sweep nets 1,000 suspects: Europol

    THE HAGUE (Reuters) - European police made more than 1,000 arrests in a 10-day, continent-wide sweep against organized crime this month that netted suspected people traffickers and cocaine smugglers, law enforcement officials said on Wednesday. The...
  • Police: Man charged in Nazareth drug deal

    Police: Man charged in Nazareth drug deal
    Nazareth police have charged a man with selling two bundles of heroin to a police informant Monday. Rolando Javier Colon, 22, of Easton is charged with possession of heroin, manufacture of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and...
  • Sex-offender sting Florida: 43 arrested, meth lab busted

    Sex-offender sting Florida: 43 arrested, meth lab busted
    PANAMA CITY — Authorities conducting surprise contacts with registered sex offenders in Bay County have arrested 43 people suspected of violating terms of their convictions, and even came across a group they have charged with operating a meth lab....
  • Former marine sentenced in bribery case

    Former marine sentenced in bribery case
    As he sat at the defense table in a Miami federal courtroom Tuesday, Iraq War veteran Jose Emmanuel Torres wanted the judge to remember his 15 years of spotless military service to his country. But prosecutor Jeffrey Kaplan wanted the judge to remember...
  • Records offer rare glimpse into Boston Marathon bombings inquiry

    Within 48 hours of the Boston Marathon bombings, federal law enforcement officials had chased down more than 1,400 leads in the frantic race to learn who killed three people and injured more than 260 others, according to law enforcement records obtained...
  • Exclsuive: Kazakhstan balanced between Ukraine and post-NATO Afghanistan

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Looking at the neighborhood around Kazakhstan on a spinning globe, the Central Asian nation's foreign minister sees both partnerships and peril in the form of the Russian-Ukraine crisis and the coming NATO pullout from Afghanistan...
  • TSA screener sentenced for role in drug smuggling operation at LAX

    TSA screener sentenced for role in drug smuggling operation at LAX
    A former TSA screener who was convicted for his role in a drug smuggling operation at LAX screening checkpoints was sentenced Monday to 80 months in prison, federal prosecutors said. Naral Richardson, 32, of South Los Angeles, pleaded guilty in March to...
  • UHart Student Arrested On Drug Charges

    UHart Student Arrested On Drug Charges
    HARTFORD — A University of Hartford student was arrested Sunday after police found evidence of a marijuana-selling operation in his dorm room, police said. Forrest Lennhoff, 18, of North Andover, Mass., was charged with operating a drug factory,...
  • Mayor's drug plan pitch greeted with skepticism

    Mayor's drug plan pitch greeted with skepticism
    Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday started to sell his idea of loosening Illinois drug laws for possession of illegal substances like marijuana, heroin and cocaine, but some of those he has to convince said they're skeptical because he'll want tougher gun laws...
  • Colombia's Santos says using 'carrot and stick' to disarm FARC

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ending Colombia's 50-year war against Marxist rebels without a ceasefire will require carrots, sticks and social policy incentives, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Tuesday. In nearly two years of talks between the government and...
  • Federal authorities investigating traffic stop that netted $13M in heroin

    Federal authorities are now investigating after a traffic stop on Interstate 78 led to the arrest of three women who were allegedly trying to smuggle $13 million worth of heroin to the East Coast. The women were facing criminal charges in Lehigh County...