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Rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine sentenced to 2 years

Tekashi 6ix9ine, the flamboyant Brooklyn rapper who carried out a series of violent crimes before informing on his former gang associates, was sentenced to 2 years in prison on Wednesday.

Miley Cyrus is dating other people

Singer Miley Cyrus is sending a loud message to those criticizing her love life, telling them she has no plans to become a recluse so they better get used to her dating other people.

Asia's meth trade is worth billions

Deep in the jungle in Thailand's northern Chiang Mai province, a unit of armed border officers were on duty late last month when they stumbled on a cave stuffed with drugs.

Tekashi 6ix9ine pleads guilty to federal charges

The Brooklyn rapper known as Tekashi 6ix9ine has pleaded guilty to nine counts of racketeering, firearms offenses and drug trafficking, according to unsealed court documents, in connection with his involvement with a violent New York gang.

Fact-checking the DHS border presentation

The Trump administration is continuing to raise alarm about the situation along the southern US border, as it urges Congress to provide funds to build additional barriers in the region.

DPS releases Texas Gang Threat Assessment

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Thursday released the Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview and update of gang activity in Texas.

Inside Europe's most powerful mafia -- the 'Ndrangheta

Back in 2010, Domenico Oppedisano was often seen taking his fruit to market in the town of Rosarno in southern Italy, chugging around in his three-wheeled van. But the 80-year old had another job: he was "chairman of the board" of Italy's most powerful mafia group -- the 'Ndrangheta.