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Christian Today
Charleston massacre: We will seek death penalty for Dylann Roof, say prosecutorssaid on Tuesday. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compe
Charleston massacre: We will seek death penalty for Dylann Roof, say prosecutors
Christian Today / Posted 14 minutes ago
said on Tuesday. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement. Dylann Roof, 22, is accused of opening fire on June 17, 2015, during Bible study at... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
DOJ will seek death penalty for alleged Charleston church shooterCarolina, church. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm comp
DOJ will seek death penalty for alleged Charleston church shooter
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 minutes ago
Carolina, church. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," said Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Roof, 22, is already charged with murder in state court for the shooting rampage at the historically black... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre caseman charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a US church shoul
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
Irish Examiner / Posted 39 minutes ago
man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a US church should face the death penalty, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said. Dylann Roof is awaiting trial in connection with the massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
DOJ will seek death penalty for alleged Charleston church shooterCarolina, church. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm comp
DOJ will seek death penalty for alleged Charleston church shooter
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 56 minutes ago
Carolina, church. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," said Attorney General Loretta Lynch. Roof, 22, is already charged with murder in state court for the shooting rampage at the historically black... Read more
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EuroNews
Death penalty sought for South Carolina church shooterchurch last June. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm comp
Death penalty sought for South Carolina church shooter
EuroNews / Posted an hour ago
church last June. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement. Twenty-two-year-old Dylann Roof also faces 33 other charges including hate... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US to seek death penalty against accused South Carolina church shootersaid on Tuesday. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compe
US to seek death penalty against accused South Carolina church shooter
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 hours ago
said on Tuesday. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement. Dylann Roof, 22, is accused of opening fire on 17 June, 2015, during Bible study at... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre caseman charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a US church shoul
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a US church should face the death penalty, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said. Dylann Roof is awaiting trial in connection with the massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. attorney general defends lawsuit against North Carolina's bathroom lawU.S. Atty. Gen. Loretta Lynch visited North Carolina on Tuesday and vigorously
U.S. attorney general defends lawsuit against North Carolina's bathroom law
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
U.S. Atty. Gen. Loretta Lynch visited North Carolina on Tuesday and vigorously defended her decision to sue her home state over its so-called bathroom law, saying the statute amounted to state-sanctioned discrimination against a vulnerable group of... Read more
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The Columbian
U.S. to seek death penalty in church massacre caseRoof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a churc
U.S. to seek death penalty in church massacre case
The Columbian / Posted 3 hours ago
Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, S.C., Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” Lynch said in... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. to seek death penalty in South Carolina church massacreRoof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a churc
U.S. to seek death penalty in South Carolina church massacre
TribLIVE / Posted 4 hours ago
Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, S.C., Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” Lynch said in... Read more
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SKY News
Church Shooting Suspect May Face Death Penaltyin a racially motivated attack last June, will face two death penalty trials.
Church Shooting Suspect May Face Death Penalty
SKY News / Posted 4 hours ago
in a racially motivated attack last June, will face two death penalty trials. In a short statement, attorney general Loretta Lynch said: "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision." As well as facing nine... Read more
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Roll Call
U.S. to Seek Death Penalty in South Carolina Mass Shootingthe Emanuel AME Church. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting har
U.S. to Seek Death Penalty in South Carolina Mass Shooting
Roll Call / Posted 4 hours ago
the Emanuel AME Church. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement announcing the decision after what she called a "rigorous review" of the case. Roof is... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch reiterates opposition to HB2 while speaking in FayettevilleFAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch was in Fayetteville T
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch reiterates opposition to HB2 while speaking in Fayetteville
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 4 hours ago
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch was in Fayetteville Tuesday to discuss community policing, but, during a media press conference, she also reiterated her opposition to House Bill Two. "North Carolina decided to pass a law... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Federal Prosecutors Will Seek The Death Penalty Against Dylann RoofRoof, the man who confessed to killing nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Ca
Federal Prosecutors Will Seek The Death Penalty Against Dylann Roof
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 4 hours ago
Roof, the man who confessed to killing nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, nearly a year ago. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced the decision against 22-year-old Roof on Tuesday, writing, "The nature of the alleged crime and the... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Federal Prosecutors Will Seek The Death Penalty Against Dylann RoofRoof, the man who confessed to killing nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Ca
Federal Prosecutors Will Seek The Death Penalty Against Dylann Roof
KIVI Boise / Posted 4 hours ago
Roof, the man who confessed to killing nine churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, nearly a year ago. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced the decision against 22-year-old Roof on Tuesday, writing, "The nature of the alleged crime and the... Read more
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International Business Times
US seeks death penalty against Dylann Roof in Charleston church shooting that killed 9 factual and legal issues, I have determined that the Justice Department will se
US seeks death penalty against Dylann Roof in Charleston church shooting that killed 9
International Business Times / Posted 5 hours ago
factual and legal issues, I have determined that the Justice Department will seek the death penalty," Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement, the Washington Post reported. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
U.S. seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
U.S. seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Lynch said in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Feds to seek death penalty against accused Charleston church killer Roof17 killings. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled
Feds to seek death penalty against accused Charleston church killer Roof
Boston Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
17 killings. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” said U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch late Tuesday afternoon in a statement on the decision. “Following the department’s rigorous review process to... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Federal prosecutors to seek death penalty against accused Charleston church shootera Bible study. Among the victims were the church's pastor, State Sen. and the R
Federal prosecutors to seek death penalty against accused Charleston church shooter
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 6 hours ago
a Bible study. Among the victims were the church's pastor, State Sen. and the Rev. Clementa Pinckney. Attorney General Loretta Lynch released the following statement regarding the federal case: “Following the department’s rigorous review... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Lynch said in... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Streetpromised reforms and transparent operations at the PUC. “This is outrageous, a
Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Street
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
promised reforms and transparent operations at the PUC. “This is outrageous, and a breach of the public trust,” said Loretta Lynch, a former PUC commissioner and a frequent critic of the embattled state agency. “That must have been an... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
WGEM Quincy / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Father sought after boy killed in mother's arms in St. Louisthe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Father sought after boy killed in mother's arms in St. Louis
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (Charleston County Sheriff's Office via AP, file) less FILE - This June 18, 2015,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Dylann Roof case: Feds to seek death penaltybehalf in July 2015. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm c
Dylann Roof case: Feds to seek death penalty
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 hours ago
behalf in July 2015. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Attorney General Loretta Lynch said. Roof, 22, is accused of shooting participants of a Bible study class at Emanuel African Methodist... Read more
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Quartz
Freddie Gray verdict: US police officers who kill rarely get punished, but they might get richBrown. The theory has been debunked: officials from New York City Police Commis
Freddie Gray verdict: US police officers who kill rarely get punished, but they might get rich
Quartz / Posted 6 hours ago
Brown. The theory has been debunked: officials from New York City Police Commissioner William Bratton to Attorney General Loretta Lynch to US president Barack Obama have all denied that there is any evidence to support it. And St. Louis’s crime... Read more
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The Mercury News
Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Streetpromised reforms and transparent operations at the PUC. "This is outrageous, a
Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Street
The Mercury News / Posted 6 hours ago
promised reforms and transparent operations at the PUC. "This is outrageous, and a breach of the public trust," said Loretta Lynch, a former PUC commissioner and a frequent critic of the embattled state agency. "That must have been an... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch... The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with killing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Death penalty sought for accused church gunman Dylann Rooffactual and legal issues, I have determined that the Justice Department will se
Death penalty sought for accused church gunman Dylann Roof
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
factual and legal issues, I have determined that the Justice Department will seek the death penalty," Attorney-General Loretta Lynch said. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision." In a court document... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agentsthe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agents
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-old Houston boythe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-old Houston boy
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Lynch: Justice Dept. to seek death penalty against Dylann RoofAttorney General Loretta Lynch announced Tuesday that the Justice Department wo
Lynch: Justice Dept. to seek death penalty against Dylann Roof
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 7 hours ago
Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Tuesday that the Justice Department would seek the death penalty against Charleston church shooting suspect Dylann Roof. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,’’... Read more
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WA Today
Death penalty sought for Dylann Roof, South Carolina church gunmanshootings. Photo: AP "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm c
Death penalty sought for Dylann Roof, South Carolina church gunman
WA Today / Posted 7 hours ago
shootings. Photo: AP "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Attorney General Loretta Lynch said on Thursday. Dylann Roof, 22, is accused of opening fire on June 17, 2015, during a Bible study session... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in Californiathe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Woman, child dead after Amtrak train hits SUV in California
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Streetpromised reforms and transparent operations at the PUC. "This is outrageous, a
Emails cast clouds over PUC ties to PG&E and Wall Street
Silicon Valley / Posted 7 hours ago
promised reforms and transparent operations at the PUC. "This is outrageous, and a breach of the public trust," said Loretta Lynch, a former PUC commissioner and a frequent critic of the embattled state agency. "That must have been an... Read more
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KTVN Reno
NBA player Kermit Washington arrested in Los Angelesthe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
NBA player Kermit Washington arrested in Los Angeles
KTVN Reno / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Justice Department seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Justice Department seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Lynch said in... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
U.S. seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
U.S. seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
Savannah Morning News / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. “The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision,” Lynch said in... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Federal prosecutors seek death penalty for alleged S. Carolina church...in a shooting rampage at a historic church in Charleston last June. Gavino Gara
Federal prosecutors seek death penalty for alleged S. Carolina church...
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 7 hours ago
in a shooting rampage at a historic church in Charleston last June. Gavino Garay reports. STORY: U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch said in a statement on Tuesday that the Justice Department would seek the death penalty for Dylann Roof.... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre casethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
US seeking death penalty in Charleston church massacre case
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Tuesday. "The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," Lynch said in... Read more
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First Coast News
Rubio calls on federal agencies to investigate owners of Eureka Gardensfederally funded housing project Eureka Gardens and others. Rubio sent multipl
Rubio calls on federal agencies to investigate owners of Eureka Gardens
First Coast News / Posted 7 hours ago
federally funded housing project Eureka Gardens and others. Rubio sent multiple letters, one to the Justice Department's Loretta Lynch, one to the Department of Housing and Urban Development's Julian Castro and another to the Treasury... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agentsthe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Feds: 5 arrested, accused of scam posing as IRS agents
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-old Houston boythe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-old Houston boy
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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The Advocate
On eve of receivership battle, Gusman turns to court of public opinionthe executive director of the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Association, Michael Ranatza,
On eve of receivership battle, Gusman turns to court of public opinion
The Advocate / Posted 7 hours ago
the executive director of the Louisiana Sheriffs’ Association, Michael Ranatza, sent a letter to U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, asking her to back away from the call for a receivership, saying it “carries with it a terrible precedent for... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-old Houston boythe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-old Houston boy
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Police find bodies believed to be missing Washington couplethe man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in C
Police find bodies believed to be missing Washington couple
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 7 hours ago
the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a church in Charleston, South Carolina, Attorney General Loretta Lynch...More >> The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with... Read more
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