SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Less than 24 hours before Gov. Ricardo Rosselló was expected to leave office, Puerto Ricans had no idea who would replace him as political chaos threatened to paralyze...
DILI, East Timor (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize laureate Jose Ramos-Horta has urged Indonesia's government to hold talks with the Papuan independence movement to help end a decades-long insurgency in the country's easternmost region.
DILI, East Timor (AP) — Nobel Peace Prize laureate and former East Timorese President Jose Ramos-Horta has waded back into the young country's politics ahead of parliamentary elections next month, calling the government a total failure in the past decade in crucial areas such as reducing child malnutrition and providing clean water.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The suspect in a fatal stabbing outside a Massachusetts homeless shelter has been convicted of first-degree murder.
The Republican newspaper reports that Jose Ramos was convicted Thursday of killing Luis Sanchez in March 15 outside the Friends of the Homeless facility in Springfield. Both men had been staying in the shelter.
NEW YORK (AP) — A court has thrown out a wrongful-death judgment against a longtime suspect in a notorious 1979 missing-child case, since another man ultimately was criminally charged.
Stemming from an unusual request from the parents of long-gone Etan Patz, the reversal closes a fraught chapter in the still-unfinished saga of seeking justice for the 6-year-old. He was one of the first missing children ever pictured on a milk carton.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man has been sentenced to four years in prison for robbing a convenience store in the city.
The Aberdeen American News reports (http://bit.ly/2akRq8c) reports 28-year-old Armando Jose Ramos pleaded guilty to grand theft. As part of a plea agreement, a robbery charge was dismissed.
Authorities say Ramos walked into Sooper Stop, holding his hand up like a gun and grabbed a bag of money from behind the...