Drug lord El Chapo extradited to United States from Mexico

By Andrea Noble  Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has been extradited and was en route Thursday evening to the United States to face criminal charges related to his leadership of the Sinaloa Cartel, the Justice Department announced. The extradition comes a year after he was recaptured in Mexico following a brazen prison escape in which...

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U.S. counterintelligence officials examining possible ties between Russia, Trump associates

By Ellen Nakashima, Greg Miller U.S. co But the investigation adds to the uncertainty surrounding Trump’s relationship with Russia even as he is sworn in as U.S. president. U.S. intelligence agencies have already concluded that Russia interfered in the election to help Trump win. FBI Director James Comey has been chastised by Democratic...

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