Schumer issued a threat to the South American nation, warning its trade preferences with the U.S. would be in jeopardy if it allows Snowden in to avoid extradition on charges of espionage and theft of government property.
An Aeroflot flight from Hong Kong believed to be carrying Edward Snowden landed in Moscow. On Sunday afternoon, WikiLeaks said Snowden was going to Ecuador to seek asylum.
According to police, businessman Pedro Portugal was bound and burned with acid as captors demanded a $3 million ransom from his family in Quito, Ecuador.
NYPD Commissioner Kelly said Thursday that detectives were also looking for a man in New York City. Three others are being held without bail.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security Investigations unit is looking for 30-year-old Fredy Marcelo Arbito. He’s a naturalized U.S. citizen from Ecuador whose last known address was in Hightstown.
The prosecution alleges Kleber Cordova’s daughter watched him hold her mother’s head under water in their bathtub in Morristown four years ago.
Kleber Cordova is accused of drowning his wife in a bathtub at their Morristown home three years ago.
Courts in Ecuador have ordered Chevron to pay the steep penalty for pollution that occurred when Texaco was operating in the forest, between 1972 and 1990.
Citi Field was at near capacity on Tuesday. Fans in the stadium were going bananas. And the Mets were out of town.
Ecuador and Greece will meet in an exhibition soccer game at Citi Field on June 7th. It will be the first ever soccer match held at Citi Field, which is home to the New York Mets.
Investigators said someone firing shots from the roof of a building in Gravesend Friday night sent two bullets tearing through the roof of Jorge Martinez’s white Ford van as he was driving along Avenue X.