Architect of Mexico's war on drugs held in Texas for taking cartel bribes

Genaro García Luna, who ran Mexico’s federal police for six years, charged with accepting briefcases of cash to protect Sinaloa cartel

A former minister who was considered an architect of Mexico’s militarized war on drugs has been arrested on charges that he allowed the Sinaloa cartel to operate with impunity in exchange for briefcases stuffed with cash.

Genaro García Luna, who oversaw the creation of Mexico’s federal police, was arrested in Texas on Monday.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 3:32pm

Pelosi on Trump impeachment: this is not about elections, it’s about the constitution – live

Speaker of the House answered questions after articles of impeachment were announced this morning, disputing Republicans’ argument over motives

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 3:27pm

Lawyer X Nicola Gobbo says she has been 'snookered' by Victoria police

Gangland lawyer turned police informant says she has been forced to live overseas due to fear for her and her children’s safety

Gangland lawyer turned police informer Nicola Gobbo says she has been “snookered by Victoria police”, forced to live in an undisclosed overseas location because she fears for her and her children’s lives.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 3:27pm

Democrats to fast track impeachment vote

Democrats are expected to continue on a fast track by holding both a committee and floor vote before Congress breaks for the holiday. Politico Senior Writer Jake Sherman, New York Times Chief White House Correspondent Peter Baker and former Counsel to the

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:55pm

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee on impeachment, trade, FBI

As Congress unveils two articles of impeachment against the president of the United States, Stephanie Ruhle speaks with a member of the House Judiciary Committee, Democratic Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee about her thoughts on impeachment, the president

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:41pm

Poll: Impeachment probe hasn’t moved the needle on 2020

Watch Stephanie Ruhle dig into the politics of impeachment with NBC’s own Steve Kornacki and Chris Matthews to explain what it all mean for 2020 and whether Democrats been able to change any hearts and minds in the process.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:38pm

Trump heads to Pennsylvania rally after articles of impeachment are announced

President Trump is traveling to Hershey, Pa. to rally swing state voters after House Democrats have unveiled their articles of impeachment against him. NBC News' Monica Alba spoke to some voters waiting to hear from the president.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:14pm

Liverpool back calls for investigations into migrant worker deaths in Qatar

• ‘Bereaved families should receive the justice they deserve’• Liverpool make statement before flying to Club World Cup

Liverpool have supported calls by human rights groups for thorough investigations into the deaths of migrant workers in Qatar, before the club flies to the Gulf country next week to play in Fifa’s Club World Cup.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:12pm

'I was hacked,' says woman whose account claimed hospital boy photo was staged

Woman denies posting false information – since shared by at least five Conservative candidates – that photo was a stunt

A medical secretary has claimed that her Facebook account was hacked after it was used to post false information claiming that a photograph of an ill boy on the floor at Leeds General Infirmary was staged for political purposes.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 2:05pm

'We're back': Alberto Fernández sworn in as Argentina shifts to the left

Center-left leader calls for healing as Peronists, including ex-president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, return to power

Argentina’s Peronist leader, Alberto Fernández, has been sworn in as president, marking a shift to the left for Latin America’s third-largest economy as the country fights rampant inflation, credit default fears and rising poverty.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 1:48pm

Barr contradicts Trump, supports FBI director despite president's attack

During an exclusive interview with NBC News' Pete Williams, Attorney General William Barr expressed confidence in FBI Director Christopher Wray after President Trump tweeted Tuesday morning that someone with his "attitude" would "never be able to fix the

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 1:48pm

Met officer in child abuse video case faces fast-track dismissal

Supt Robyn Williams may be sacked before appeal against conviction can be heard

A decorated senior Metropolitan police officer controversially convicted of possessing a child abuse video is facing a fast-track dismissal from the force, the Guardian has learned.

Supt Robyn Williams could end up being sacked within months for gross misconduct, before her appeal against her conviction can be heard.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 1:31pm

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