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A bottle of water, flowers, candles, and stuffed animals help form a makeshift memorial in the parking lot of a Walmart store near the site where authorities Sunday discovered a tractor-trailer packed with immigrants outside a Walmart in San Antonio, Monday, July 24, 2017. Several people died and others hospitalized after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer in the midsummer Texas heat, according to authorities in what they described as an immigrant-smuggling attempt gone wrong. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 26, 2017 - 1:21 am
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Investigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is just one member of a larger organization involved in human smuggling that they are looking to identify and dismantle, a U.S. immigration official said...
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James Mathew Bradley Jr., 60, of Clearwater, Florida, center, is escorted out of the federal courthouse following a hearing, Monday, July 24, 2017, in San Antonio. Bradley was arrested in connection with the deaths of multiple people packed into a broiling tractor-trailer. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 24, 2017 - 8:36 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of 10 people whose bodies were found in a broiling tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas (all times local): 7 p.m. A makeshift memorial for 10 immigrants who died after being inside a sweltering tractor-trailer in Texas includes a...
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BrIan Pyle, owner of Pyle Transportation Inc., the Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas, is interviewed by a television reporter Monday, July 24, 2017, in Schaller, Iowa. The company owned the truck and employed the driver who was found outside a San Antonio Wal-Mart transporting immigrants stuffed inside the trailer. Pyle denied any knowledge of the smuggling operation, saying he had reached a deal to sell the truck to a person in Mexico in May. (AP Photo/Scott McFetridge)
July 24, 2017 - 5:56 pm
SCHALLER, Iowa (AP) — The small, family-owned Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas has a history of safety and tax violations and financial problems, public records show. Pyle Transportation Inc. failed to pay federal employment and trucking taxes for...
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James Mathew Bradley Jr., left, arrives at the federal courthouse for a hearing, Monday, July 24, 2017, in San Antonio. Bradley was arrested in connection with the deaths of multiple people packed into a broiling tractor-trailer. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 24, 2017 - 5:23 pm
SCHALLER, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa trucking company linked to the deadly case of immigrant smuggling in Texas has a history of safety and tax violations and financial problems. Records show that Pyle Transportation Inc. failed to pay federal employment and trucking taxes for years, faced lawsuits over...
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James Mathew Bradley Jr., 60, of Clearwater, Florida, center, is escorted out of the federal courthouse following a hearing, Monday, July 24, 2017, in San Antonio. Bradley was arrested in connection with the deaths of multiple people packed into a broiling tractor-trailer. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 24, 2017 - 3:55 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of 10 people whose bodies were found in a broiling tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Guatemala's Foreign Ministry says one of its citizens is among the 10 migrants who died after being trapped in a...
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James Mathew Bradley Jr., 60, of Clearwater, Florida, center, is escorted out of the federal courthouse following a hearing, Monday, July 24, 2017, in San Antonio. Bradley was arrested in connection with the deaths of multiple people packed into a broiling tractor-trailer. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 24, 2017 - 3:00 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of 10 people whose bodies were found in a broiling tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas (all times local): 1:45 p.m. Two of the people found alive in a tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio and taken to...
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James Mathew Bradley Jr., 60, of Clearwater, Florida, center, is escorted out of the federal courthouse following a hearing, Monday, July 24, 2017, in San Antonio. Bradley was arrested in connection with the deaths of multiple people packed into a broiling tractor-trailer. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 24, 2017 - 2:19 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of 10 people whose bodies were found in a roasting tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The fiance of the driver charged in the deaths of 10 immigrants packed into the back of his broiling tractor-...
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James Mathew Bradley Jr., 60, of Clearwater, Florida, center, is escorted out of the federal courthouse following a hearing, Monday, July 24, 2017, in San Antonio. Bradley was arrested in connection with the deaths of multiple people packed into a broiling tractor-trailer. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
July 24, 2017 - 2:13 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Latest on the deaths of 10 people whose bodies were found in a roasting tractor-trailer in a Walmart parking lot in San Antonio, Texas (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The fiance of the driver charged in the deaths of 10 immigrants packed into the back of his broiling tractor-...
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FILE - In this Sept. 11, 2009 file photo, a ship is loaded with containers for COSCO, China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company, at a container terminal in the port of Dalian, China. Shares in both China’s state-owned shipping company, COSCO, and Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. have surged after COSCO agreed to buy its smaller rival for $6.3 billion. The merger will create a new Asian shipping giant. It is part of a wave of consolidation in global shipping that has produced a handful of huge global competitors. By mid-afternoon Monday, July 10, 2017, COSCO’s shares traded in Hong Kong had jumped 6.1 percent while Orient Overseas shares soared 20.8 percent. (AP Photo/Elizabeth Dalziel, File)
July 10, 2017 - 3:52 am
BEIJING (AP) — China's biggest shipping company, state-owned COSCO Shipping Holdings Co., is creating the world's No. 3 container shipping giant by acquiring rival Orient Overseas (International) Ltd. Shares in both companies surged Monday following the announcement of the $6.3 billion deal. A wave...
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July 09, 2017 - 3:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Cosco Shipping Holdings Co., a Chinese conglomerate, will purchase a majority stake in Orient Overseas International to create a global shipping giant, according to a filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The filing says Cosco will pay $10.07 per share (HK$78.67), a premium of...
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