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Mexican cartel drug trafficker sentenced in Atlanta

May. 16, 2019 7:55 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The head of the U.S. arm of the cocaine transportation and distribution network of Edgar Valdez-Villareal, also known as La Barbie, has been sentenced to federal prison for trafficking cocaine and money laundering. In a news release Thursday, U.S. Attorney Byung J. "BJay" Pak said U.S....

Marathon Petroleum combines midstream operations for $9B

May. 8, 2019 8:04 AM EDT

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — Marathon Petroleum Corp. is merging two of its oil and gas pipeline, transportation and storage operations for $9 billion. MPLX and Andeavor Logistics are both master limited partnerships majority owned by Marathon, which raised the possibility that it might combine the two late last...

Panel raises questions about $13M in tax credits to hospital

May. 2, 2019 8:22 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A Camden hospital chaired by one of New Jersey's most powerful Democrats collected $13 million in state tax incentives by claiming it was considering moving some of its operations to Philadelphia when that was apparently not an option, a task force found on Thursday. The task force,...

The Latest: Hospital says it had no plans relocate jobs

May. 2, 2019 8:14 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on a task force that revealed Cooper Health System received millions in tax incentives (all times local): A Camden hospital says they had no intention of moving jobs out of New Jersey and has complied with the law since applying to statewide program geared at bringing jobs to...

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

Apr. 22, 2019 6:54 PM EDT

PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico (AP) — Mexican police and immigration agents detained hundreds of Central American migrants Monday in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through the country last year. Police targeted isolated groups at the tail end of a caravan of about 3,000...

Mexico human rights commission: 8,800 migrants in south

Apr. 15, 2019 8:01 PM EDT

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's National Human Rights Commission called on Monday for protective measures and government action for more than 8,800 migrants moving in various groups through the south of the country. In a statement, the commission tallied five groups of migrants from various countries spread...

A rescued puppy named Apple marks relocation milestone

Apr. 5, 2019 1:25 PM EDT

A floppy-eared puppy named Apple has a new home in New York, courtesy of an animal protection group and an overcrowded shelter in Mississippi. Two weeks after being rescued from the streets of Starkville, Mississippi, Apple arrived in New York City on Thursday as the 100,000th homeless animal relocated by the...

US targets 'vast network' for evading Iran sanctions

Mar. 26, 2019 1:16 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration moved Tuesday to break up a group of Iranian-linked companies that has transferred around $1 billion to Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions on the country. The Treasury announced it had hit a "vast network" of 25 people, firms and Iranian government agencies with...