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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, June 28, 20161. SATCHMO SUMMERFEST MOVES TO JACKSON SQUAREThe 16th annual Satchmo SummerFest
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, June 28, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 26 minutes ago
1. SATCHMO SUMMERFEST MOVES TO JACKSON SQUAREThe 16th annual Satchmo SummerFest — the August festival celebrating its namesake's birthday with jazz, brass and funk bands — will move to Jackson Square from its previous home at the Old U.S. Mint. The... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
No Safe Place: Afghans risked their lives for U.S., now struggle in SacramentoAfghans risked their lives for U.S., now struggle in Sacramento The State Depa
No Safe Place: Afghans risked their lives for U.S., now struggle in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 hours ago
Afghans risked their lives for U.S., now struggle in Sacramento The State Department offers Special Immigrant Visas to Afghans who risked their lives translating and providing other services to U.S. and allied forces during the war on terror.... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
An important victory for representative democracyDavid Debold is Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in Washington, D.C. Ame
An important victory for representative democracy
SCOTUSblog / Posted 3 hours ago
David Debold is Partner at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP in Washington, D.C. Americans who believe democracy works best when public officials understand and serve the needs of their constituents can celebrate the Supreme Court’s unanimous decision to... Read more
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Spot.ph
Sheila Coronel Gives Keynote Speech At 2016 Conference Of Investigative Reporters And Editors(SPOT.ph) "Where there is despair that nothing can be done, we offer some hope
Sheila Coronel Gives Keynote Speech At 2016 Conference Of Investigative Reporters And Editors
Spot.ph / Posted 9 hours ago
(SPOT.ph) "Where there is despair that nothing can be done, we offer some hope that if we shine the light on the wrongdoing, the world can be a better place. I am proud to be part of this global community of muckrakers," shared Sheila Coronel with... Read more
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NBC New York
America's Worst Place to Retire is In New York: StudyOne of upstate New York's top tourist attractions is the worst place in America
America's Worst Place to Retire is In New York: Study
NBC New York / Posted 9 hours ago
One of upstate New York's top tourist attractions is the worst place in America to retire, according to one study. The study ranked cities based on nine categories including cost of living, climate, health care, taxes, crime, well-being, walkability... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Americans are paying more and more to live in the same places they once abandonedAmerica's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls
Americans are paying more and more to live in the same places they once abandoned
Baltimore Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
America's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls in the suburbs and bigger homes on the edge of town. The construction of new highways helped speed their decline. And rising crime nearly killed them. That's the story... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Americans are paying more and more to live in the same places they once abandonedAmerica's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls
Americans are paying more and more to live in the same places they once abandoned
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
America's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls in the suburbs and bigger homes on the edge of town. The construction of new highways helped speed their decline. And rising crime nearly killed them. That's the story... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Americans are paying more and more to live in the same places they once abandonedAmerica's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls
Americans are paying more and more to live in the same places they once abandoned
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
America's urban downtowns were neglected for decades, abandoned for newer malls in the suburbs and bigger homes on the edge of town. The construction of new highways helped speed their decline. And rising crime nearly killed them. That's the story... Read more
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Breitbart
Supreme Court Set to End Term with Three Final CasesWASHINGTON, D.C. — Monday morning at 10:00 a.m. the Supreme Court is expected t
Supreme Court Set to End Term with Three Final Cases
Breitbart / Posted 19 hours ago
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Monday morning at 10:00 a.m. the Supreme Court is expected to release orders in the three final cases on its docket, ending the term without Justice Antonin Scalia and highlighting the electoral stakes for November. The three... Read more
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The Mercury News
Brock Turner case: Harsher penalties for sexual assault collide with sentencing-reform movementdeemed the sexual assault of an unconscious person less severe than an attack o
Brock Turner case: Harsher penalties for sexual assault collide with sentencing-reform movement
The Mercury News / Posted 23 hours ago
deemed the sexual assault of an unconscious person less severe than an attack on a conscious person -- or that the state defined rape in very narrow terms. Outrage over Turner's six-month jail sentence for three felony counts of sexual assault... Read more
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Daily Mail
Police hunt shooter who shot five people inside Maryland homePolice hunt shooter who killed three and injured two others inside Maryland hom
Police hunt shooter who shot five people inside Maryland home
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Police hunt shooter who killed three and injured two others inside Maryland home Five victims were found shot inside home in suburb of Washington, D.C. Carlina Gray, 50, Jan Parks, 55, and Allen Rowlet, 60, died on Friday Two other adults were... Read more
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Air Force Times
Air Force rock band's contributions shouldn't be underestimated, arimen sayWhen Congresswoman Martha McSally told Air Force leaders in March that she woul
Air Force rock band's contributions shouldn't be underestimated, arimen say
Air Force Times / Posted yesterday
When Congresswoman Martha McSally told Air Force leaders in March that she would rather see members of service bands on the flightline than the stage — where, she said, they’re needed more — reactions were mixed. Military bands have been part of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
In a grieving city, where talk of terrorism and guns falls flatIn the days following the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando, Fla., Donald Tru
In a grieving city, where talk of terrorism and guns falls flat
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
In the days following the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando, Fla., Donald Trump renewed his call to temporarily ban Muslims from entering the United States. Hillary Clinton rebuked him. The U.S. Senate took up – and rejected – a set of gun control... Read more
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Philly.com
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizureHARRISBURG — Somewhere in the bowels of the state attorney general's office nea
Kathleen Kane's office waits nearly two years to disclose $1.77 million seizure
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
HARRISBURG — Somewhere in the bowels of the state attorney general's office nearly $1.8 million of seized money sat in storage for nearly two years as questions swirled about how it was confiscated. The Morning Call could find no incident reports of... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
DIVIDED AMERICA: Gun views fractious even as fewer bear armsNEW YORK | Wherever you look in this nation born of a bloody revolution of musk
DIVIDED AMERICA: Gun views fractious even as fewer bear arms
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
NEW YORK | Wherever you look in this nation born of a bloody revolution of musket fire, chances are there’s sharp disagreement over firearms. Democrats war with Republicans, and small towns are against cities. Women and men are at odds, as are... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Marriage ruling plaintiff from Ohio dedicated to activismCINCINNATI (AP) — Three years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime par
Marriage ruling plaintiff from Ohio dedicated to activism
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
CINCINNATI (AP) — Three years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime partner to marry him, beginning a whirlwind of events that led to his name being at the top of the U.S. Supreme Court case that resulted exactly two years later in... Read more
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ABC News
Marriage Ruling Plaintiff From Ohio Dedicated to ActivismThree years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime partner to marry him,
Marriage Ruling Plaintiff From Ohio Dedicated to Activism
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Three years ago Sunday, Jim Obergefell asked his longtime partner to marry him, beginning a whirlwind of events that led to his name being at the top of the U.S. Supreme Court case that resulted exactly two years later in legalization of same-sex... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on prosthetic legA man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monito
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on prosthetic leg
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monitor on, but that didn’t stop him from fatally shooting someone because the ankle monitor was actually on a prosthetic leg. Quincy Green was supposed to be at his D.C.-area... Read more
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ajc.com
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monito
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...
ajc.com / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monitor on, but that didn’t stop him from fatally shooting someone because the ankle monitor was actually on a prosthetic leg. Quincy Green was supposed to be at his D.C.-area... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monito
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monitor on, but that didn’t stop him from fatally shooting someone because the ankle monitor was actually on a prosthetic leg. Quincy Green was supposed to be at his D.C.-area... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monito
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monitor on, but that didn’t stop him from fatally shooting someone because the ankle monitor was actually on a prosthetic leg. Quincy Green was supposed to be at his D.C.-area... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monito
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monitor on, but that didn’t stop him from fatally shooting someone because the ankle monitor was actually on a prosthetic leg. Quincy Green was supposed to be at his D.C.-area... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monito
Man commits murder after GPS tracking device put on...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
A man in Washington, D.C., was expected to be in his home with his ankle monitor on, but that didn’t stop him from fatally shooting someone because the ankle monitor was actually on a prosthetic leg. Quincy Green was supposed to be at his D.C.-area... Read more
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Daily Press
Rigell on guns: No fly, no buyRetiring U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell is front-and-center in a new push to deny gun p
Rigell on guns: No fly, no buy
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
Retiring U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell is front-and-center in a new push to deny gun purchases to people on the U.S. government's No Fly List. Rigell, R-Virginia Beach, announced his version of this legislation Friday with three colleagues from both sides... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
New Hammond police chief selectedAfter a 21 year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James St
New Hammond police chief selected
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 3 days ago
After a 21 year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James Stewart, 57, has been selected as police chief of Hammond, pending the approval of the City Council on June 28. Stewart was selected from a group of 37 applicants by a... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Hammond police chief selectedAfter a 21 year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James St
New Hammond police chief selected
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
After a 21 year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James Stewart, 57, has been selected as police chief of Hammond, pending the approval of the City Council on June 28. Stewart was selected from a group of 37 applicants by a... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
New Hammond police chief selectedAfter a 21 year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James St
New Hammond police chief selected
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 3 days ago
After a 21 year career with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), James Stewart, 57, has been selected as police chief of Hammond, pending the approval of the City Council on June 28. Stewart was selected from a group of 37 applicants by a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Man arrested in D.C. for Cash's burglaryWarrants have been issued for 30-year-old Kynan Manuel Gentile, the individual
Man arrested in D.C. for Cash's burglary
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Warrants have been issued for 30-year-old Kynan Manuel Gentile, the individual believed to have stolen a car and burglarized Cash’s Liquor store in DeFuniak Springs last week. Warrants have been issued for 30-year-old Kynan Manuel Gentile, the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Whitey Bulger auction: what's a mobster's stuff worth?Four pairs of used, yellowing sneakers with strained laces, scuffed at the toes
The Whitey Bulger auction: what's a mobster's stuff worth?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Four pairs of used, yellowing sneakers with strained laces, scuffed at the toes and lined with sweat, sit in the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, carefully arranged by the U.S. Marshals Service ahead of a highly anticipated asset-forfeiture... Read more
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SCOTUSblog
Once more unto the Relist Watchlast time this Term, John Elwood reviews Monday’s relisted cases. This week br
Once more unto the Relist Watch
SCOTUSblog / Posted 3 days ago
last time this Term, John Elwood reviews Monday’s relisted cases. This week brought good news for the petitioners’ counsel in a pair of one-time relists – if “lucky” can really be used to describe people who will spend their summer restricted by... Read more
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The Hill
GOP senators: Brexit vote a wake-up callTwo Republican senators are warning that the United Kingdom's historic decision
GOP senators: Brexit vote a wake-up call
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Two Republican senators are warning that the United Kingdom's historic decision to leave the European Union is a clear signal about the need for change. "The results of the ‘Brexit’ referendum should serve as a wake-up call for internationalist... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Feds deputize CCSO investigators for special dutythe US Marshal Service, allows the four officers to perform the duties and acce
Feds deputize CCSO investigators for special duty
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted 3 days ago
the US Marshal Service, allows the four officers to perform the duties and access the resources of Federal law enforcement in connection with their assignment to the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force. Gomez, who has overseen the growth of the Task... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Book Review: "I'm not a lawyer, but"Review: The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right By Michael J. Grae
Book Review: "I'm not a lawyer, but"
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
Review: The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right By Michael J. Graetz and Linda Greenhouse | Simon & Schuster468 pages - $30 Michael D. Langan’s Book Mark: 4 Stars We’ve seen the TV commercial that begins, “I’m not a lawyer, but... Read more
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New Kerala
Is Julia Roberts ditching movie career for TV? - newkerala.com #81363Washington D.C, Jun 24 : If sources are to be believed, then Julia Roberts will
Is Julia Roberts ditching movie career for TV? - newkerala.com #81363
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Washington D.C, Jun 24 : If sources are to be believed, then Julia Roberts will soon be kissing her movie career goodbye. According to a source, the 48-year-old actress is in final talks with American Crime Story boss Ryan Murphy, who wants her to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump: Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton to blame for BrexitDonald Trump blasts Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton and blames them for Britai
Trump: Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton to blame for Brexit
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Donald Trump blasts Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton and blames them for Britain leaving the European Union - 'they are always wrong on everything' Trump traveled to his Turnberry, Ayrshire golf course on day Britain votes to leave European... Read more
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Market Watch
Here’s what it would take for the U.S. to ban assault weapons againIt was a pivotal moment in the contentious national debate over gun regulations
Here’s what it would take for the U.S. to ban assault weapons again
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
It was a pivotal moment in the contentious national debate over gun regulations. In the aftermath of a horrific shooting where an assailant wielding an assault rifle shot and killed five and wounded 29 others, gun safety proponents pressed... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Peoria's neighborhoods face different challengesPEORIA — It's a tale of three cities, three Peoria neighborhoods that reveal th
Peoria's neighborhoods face different challenges
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
PEORIA — It's a tale of three cities, three Peoria neighborhoods that reveal the many differences that exist in one All-American city. Looking at neighborhood group activity in South Peoria, the Uplands and the Knolls spotlights some of the very... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Lowcountry residents react to nearly 26-hour sit-in over gun controlThe Lowcountry is feeling the impacts of a controversial protest in Washington,
Lowcountry residents react to nearly 26-hour sit-in over gun control
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
The Lowcountry is feeling the impacts of a controversial protest in Washington, D.C. over gun legislation. Democrats in the House of Representatives took part in a nearly 26 hours sit-in over gun control in the United States. Despite the sit-in and... Read more
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The Hill
Palestinian activist challenges anti-Israel campaignBassem Eid, a veteran Palestinian Arab human rights activist, challenged many c
Palestinian activist challenges anti-Israel campaign
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Bassem Eid, a veteran Palestinian Arab human rights activist, challenged many common claims about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in a June 14, 2016 attended by more than 80 congressional staff members and interns. Eid, founder and director of the... Read more
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The Hill
The tragic absurdity of the Democrats' sit-inWhile watching Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) members, namely Rep. John Lewis
The tragic absurdity of the Democrats' sit-in
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
While watching Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) members, namely Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), lead a dramatic sit-in on the House floor, you can't help but wonder how some constituents back in their gun-wracked districts feel about... Read more
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CTV News
Canadian inmates in U.S. often barred from transferring homeTORONTO -- For Canadians serving time in American prisons, the odds of being al
Canadian inmates in U.S. often barred from transferring home
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
TORONTO -- For Canadians serving time in American prisons, the odds of being allowed to transfer to Canada are akin to winning a lottery, even with a Liberal government that has promised to do more for those detained abroad. Extensive data obtained... Read more
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MLive.com
Group helps sex-trafficking survivors while trying to open Muskegon rehab centerMUSKEGON, MI — Jeff and Sue Martineau have spent 10 years of their life fightin
Group helps sex-trafficking survivors while trying to open Muskegon rehab center
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
MUSKEGON, MI — Jeff and Sue Martineau have spent 10 years of their life fighting for a cause that few know exists. "We're here for the long run," Jeff said. "I don't envision myself ever not working on this issue. Not until they bury me." After a... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic leg to escape a GPS bracelet and the prying eye of law enforcement. Quincy Green, 44, went off the grid for 72 hours before killing Dana Hamilton on May 19. He had been... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic leg to escape a GPS bracelet and the prying eye of law enforcement. Quincy Green, 44, went off the grid for 72 hours before killing Dana Hamilton on May 19. He had been... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE– Mom Whose Letter Trump Read During Speech: Hillary Clinton’s Campaign ‘Spews Hate’In an exclusive interview with Breitbart News, Mary Ann Mendoza described her r
EXCLUSIVE– Mom Whose Letter Trump Read During Speech: Hillary Clinton’s Campaign ‘Spews Hate’
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
In an exclusive interview with Breitbart News, Mary Ann Mendoza described her reaction to hearing the presumptive Republican nominee read her letter aloud to a national audience. During his Wednesday address, Donald Trump read from a personal letter... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic leg to escape a GPS bracelet and the prying eye of law enforcement. Quincy Green, 44, went off the grid for 72 hours before killing Dana Hamilton on May 19. He had been... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The 'Amityville Horror' house is for sale: Five bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and one bloody historyThe Amityville Horror house is up for sale, would you dare to buy it? Photo / A
The 'Amityville Horror' house is for sale: Five bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and one bloody history
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
The Amityville Horror house is up for sale, would you dare to buy it? Photo / AP In 1974, it was an expensive and stately Long Island estate, nestled in a vintage-home village, with white shutters on the windows, white lattice on the side and a... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic
Man commits murder after removing prosthetic leg with tracking bracelet
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 4 days ago
(RNN) – A man committed murder in Washington D.C. after ditching his prosthetic leg to escape a GPS bracelet and the prying eye of law enforcement. Quincy Green, 44, went off the grid for 72 hours before killing Dana Hamilton on May 19. He had been... Read more
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International Business Times
US: Man under house arrest commits murder after he removes fake leg attached with ankle monitor When does a house-arrest ankle monitor not work? When it's connected to a fake
US: Man under house arrest commits murder after he removes fake leg attached with ankle monitor
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
When does a house-arrest ankle monitor not work? When it's connected to a fake leg and the leg is removed. That's what law enforcement authorities say happened in Washington D.C, where a man under house arrest on a gun charge switched his prosthetic... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fence goes up at library’s doors to deter overnight sleepingSecurity Supervisor Shad Boone with Securitas Security Services wakes a man Tue
Fence goes up at library’s doors to deter overnight sleeping
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
Security Supervisor Shad Boone with Securitas Security Services wakes a man Tuesday who was sleeping at the Redding Library. Sleeping isn't allowed at the library. Emily Krizman, 31, remembers the first time she went to the Redding Library after... Read more
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