Oct 29, 2014

Policeman who asked to smell woman's feet arrested

Houston-area authorities believe a school district police officer who pulled over a motorist and then asked to smell her feet may have made similar demands of others. Twenty-six-year-old Patrick Quinn is charged with two counts of “official oppression.” He is free on $2,000 bond. ...

Oct 25, 2014

Sovriad deaths spur drug label rewrite

Three people have died after taking Sovriad to treat hepatitis C, and drugmaker Janssen Pharmaceutical K.K. has been ordered to revise the medicine’s packaging to state that usage should be halted if indicated by blood tests, the health ministry disclosed on Friday. The ministry ...

Oct 10, 2014

New mass graves found in case of missing Mexican students

The case of 43 Mexican students missing since an attack by gang-linked police took another grim turn Thursday with the discovery of new mass graves where suspects said some were buried. Four new suspects took investigators to the site of the four pits, 200 ...

Oct 10, 2014

Mexico arrests Juarez drug cartel leader

Mexican police have captured suspected Juarez drug cartel leader Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, whose gang engaged in turf wars that have left thousands of people dead, authorities said Thursday. Carrillo Fuentes, alias “El Viceroy,” was arrested by federal police in Torreon, a city in the ...