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Bill Cosby's lawyers want juror ousted over ‘guilty’ comment

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A man selected as a juror in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial thinks the comedian is guilty and wants the case to be over, according to a prospective juror who said the man offered his opinion as they chatted during jury selec-tion.
Cosby's lawyers seized on the alleged comment and asked Friday that the juror be removed immediately from the retrial, which begins Monday in suburban Philadelphia with opening statements. They attached an affidavit from the prospective juror who talked to...
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Mexican marines admit helicopter fire killed 3 civilians

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Mexico City, Apr 7 (AP) - Mexican marines accepted responsibility Friday for the deaths of three civilians killed when they drove through a running gun battle between marines and cartel gunmen in the northern border city of Nuevo Laredo in late March.
The Navy said it accepted responsibility...
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In Kashmir, 2 killings come amid tangles of fear and loyalty

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Hajin, Apr 7 (AP) - The first man disappeared Monday night, when gunmen stormed his in-law's home in small-town Kashmir. The second disappeared two nights later when the gunmen came back.
The first was shot to death by anti-India militants, police say. The second was beheaded.
In...
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Arizona, Texas send 400 troops to border after Trump’s call

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Arizona and Texas announced Friday that they would send 400 National Guard members to the U.S.-Mexico border by next week in response to President Donald Trump's call for troops to fight drug trafficking and illegal immigration.
Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said about 150 Guard members would deploy...
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Caravan migrants confused by President Trump’s angry tweets

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President Donald Trump's angry comments about a caravan of migrants ricochet around like a soccer ball in the dusty athletic complex in southern Mexico where the 1,000 or so Central Americans have camped since the weekend.
Trump's words have confused and befuddled families here, some of whom...
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