Robert Jones

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Illawarra Mercury
Girl forced to sign note after revealing secret to motherThat was not just about his benevolent spirit; it was also to try to discourage
Girl forced to sign note after revealing secret to mother
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
That was not just about his benevolent spirit; it was also to try to discourage the victims from speaking out." WHEN ROBERT JONES* complained to the local Brethren leaders in New Zealand that he had been serially molested as a boy, Hales... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Wilson happy to end balancing actmonths of silence on the topic. When asked about her role in the search that e
Wilson happy to end balancing act
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
months of silence on the topic. When asked about her role in the search that ended with the hiring of Chancellor Robert Jones, Wilson also declined to answer. "It's a confidential search, and it has been all along," she said. "I've been... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Country club part of Jones' deal with UIURBANA — The first two things Robert Jones packed the last time he made a big m
Country club part of Jones' deal with UI
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
URBANA — The first two things Robert Jones packed the last time he made a big move? His golf clubs and his downhill skis. The University of Illinois' new chancellor won't have much use for the latter here but golf is a go — and he'll have his choice... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
University of Illinois trustees OK Jonesthe full-time position. Montgomery spoke to WDWS after Thursday's trustees mee
University of Illinois trustees OK Jones
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the full-time position. Montgomery spoke to WDWS after Thursday's trustees meeting in Urbana, where new chancellor Dr. Robert Jones was unanimously approved by the board. Montgomery said Wilson has done an "outstanding job" during the last... Read more
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The Times Leader
MARCELLA YOUNGwas also a member. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her
MARCELLA YOUNG
The Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
was also a member. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert A. Young Sr.; brothers, Robert J., Jack, George and Edgar Richardson; and sister, Madalyn Ronshausen. Surviving are her children; Herb (Gale) Young... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Witness at murder trial: I found skeletal remains inside sealed roomto have been drinking. Ross was arrested both times, police said they never loc
Witness at murder trial: I found skeletal remains inside sealed room
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to have been drinking. Ross was arrested both times, police said they never located any weapons in the home. Ralph Robert Jones Jr., who lives across the street from Ross's house, testified that Ross looked like a "homeless person," often... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'I was not looking to go someplace else'URBANA — Robert Jones wasn't looking for a new job when the University of Illin
'I was not looking to go someplace else'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
URBANA — Robert Jones wasn't looking for a new job when the University of Illinois — or its search firm — came calling. Approached about the chancellor opening, Jones felt it was an "interesting proposition," but he had a lot on his plate at the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
DUIIs from marijuana see huge increase in first year of legal recreational usebe tested. "Currently, our urine (toxicology) backlog is on the order of 90 to
DUIIs from marijuana see huge increase in first year of legal recreational use
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 2 days ago
be tested. "Currently, our urine (toxicology) backlog is on the order of 90 to 100 days," Portland Forensic Lab Supervisor Robert Jones said. That backlog is three times longer than OSP's goal, but the lab is currently testing new technology that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Caretaker testifies about finding woman's remains in McHenry home at murder trialswollen foot and ankle. Ross was subsequently arrested after the two incidents
Caretaker testifies about finding woman's remains in McHenry home at murder trial
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
swollen foot and ankle. Ross was subsequently arrested after the two incidents and charged with domestic battery. Ralph Robert Jones Jr., a neighbor who lived across the street from Ross for at least two decades, described his neighbor as a... Read more
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Northwest Herald
William Ross trial: Caretaker testifies about finding remains of Jacqueline Schaefer in homeswollen foot and ankle. Ross was subsequently arrested after the two incidents
William Ross trial: Caretaker testifies about finding remains of Jacqueline Schaefer in home
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
swollen foot and ankle. Ross was subsequently arrested after the two incidents and charged with domestic battery. Ralph Robert Jones Jr., a neighbor who lived across the street from Ross for at least two decades, described his neighbor as a... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Oregon standoff occupier David Fry to file emergency motion for pretrial releaseCourt of Appeals. A federal judge in Portland last week denied Fry's most rece
Oregon standoff occupier David Fry to file emergency motion for pretrial release
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
Court of Appeals. A federal judge in Portland last week denied Fry's most recent attempt at pretrial release. Judge Robert Jones said he remains concerned about Fry's mental instability, suicidal statements at the time of his surrender and... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
David Fry filing emergency motion for pretrial releaseCourt of Appeals. A federal judge in Portland last week denied Fry's most rece
David Fry filing emergency motion for pretrial release
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
Court of Appeals. A federal judge in Portland last week denied Fry's most recent attempt at pretrial release. Judge Robert Jones said he remains concerned about Fry's mental instability, suicidal statements at the time of his surrender and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Oregon refuge occupier pleads guilty; Bundys stay in jailand Ryan Bundy are also charged in that case, and would have likely been sent t
Oregon refuge occupier pleads guilty; Bundys stay in jail
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
and Ryan Bundy are also charged in that case, and would have likely been sent to a Nevada jail if U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones had not decided Tuesday to keep them in custody at a downtown Portland jail. Jones previously granted pretrial... Read more
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Northwest Herald
William Ross trial: Second day of testimony focuses on domestic violence incidentswas later arrested for domestic battery after he denied injuring Schaefer, addi
William Ross trial: Second day of testimony focuses on domestic violence incidents
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
was later arrested for domestic battery after he denied injuring Schaefer, adding that she "freaked out" that night. Ralph Robert Jones Jr., a neighbor who lived across the street from Ross for at least two decades, described his neighbor as a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New University of Illinois chancellor to start by listeningNew University of Illinois chancellor Robert Jones and his wife Lynn Hassan Jon
New University of Illinois chancellor to start by listening
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
New University of Illinois chancellor Robert Jones and his wife Lynn Hassan Jones smile as they are introduced by President Tim Killeen at the university Wednesday, July 20, 2016, in Urbana, Ill. Jones said that he plans to start his new job with a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'He used higher education as a springboard to his dreams'UPDATED 11:23 a.m. Wednesday URBANA — Addressing a packed Illini Union Ballroo
'He used higher education as a springboard to his dreams'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
UPDATED 11:23 a.m. Wednesday URBANA — Addressing a packed Illini Union Ballroom on Wednesday morning, Chancellor Robert Jones touched on his past and how it helped prepare him for the future. Jones told the story of how as a 9-year-old boy, he... Read more
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Daily Herald
New U of Illinois chancellor to make first campus speechURBANA, Ill. -- The University of Illinois plans to introduce new Urbana-Champa
New U of Illinois chancellor to make first campus speech
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA, Ill. -- The University of Illinois plans to introduce new Urbana-Champaign campus Chancellor Robert Jones at a meeting Wednesday. The university said Tuesday that it had hired Jones to be the top administrator at the flagship campus. The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
New chancellor introduced at UI9:30 A.M. Robert Jones greeted by a standing ovation after an introduction by
New chancellor introduced at UI
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
9:30 A.M. Robert Jones greeted by a standing ovation after an introduction by Killeen. "This is truly the job of a lifetime. As someone who has spent his entire career in public academics, this is a big deal," Jones said. Interim Chancellor Barb... Read more
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Lake Placid News
New U of Illinois chancellor to make first campus speechURBANA, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois plans to introduce new Urbana-Ch
New U of Illinois chancellor to make first campus speech
Lake Placid News / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois plans to introduce new Urbana-Champaign campus Chancellor Robert Jones at a meeting Wednesday. The university said Tuesday that it had hired Jones to be the top administrator at the flagship campus. The... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Praise rolls in for Jones' appointmentchose the person who was right for the job, regardless of his color, and I thin
Praise rolls in for Jones' appointment
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
chose the person who was right for the job, regardless of his color, and I think that speaks volumes," he continued, adding Robert Jones will surely serve as an inspiration and role model to minority students, showing them what they can achieve. In... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Inside the searchURBANA — University of Illinois President Tim Killeen was well-acquainted with
Inside the search
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA — University of Illinois President Tim Killeen was well-acquainted with Robert Jones long before Tuesday's announcement of the new Urbana chancellor — even before the search began last November. The two worked closely together through the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Studentson a steamy Tuesday afternoon, wearing a smile as bright as the orange Illini T
Students
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
on a steamy Tuesday afternoon, wearing a smile as bright as the orange Illini T-shirt he was sporting. At the mention of Robert Jones' name, that grin grew even wider. Wells is 52. He was raised in Urbana and has lived in the area his entire... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New U of Illinois chancellor to make first campus speechURBANA, Ill. (AP) - The University of Illinois plans to introduce new Urbana-Ch
New U of Illinois chancellor to make first campus speech
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA, Ill. (AP) - The University of Illinois plans to introduce new Urbana-Champaign campus Chancellor Robert Jones at a meeting Wednesday. The university said Tuesday that it had hired Jones to be the top administrator at the flagship campus. The... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jaila month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jail
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
a month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two ranchers for starting fires. Federal Judge Robert Jones has granted pretrial release to many of the men and women indicted on conspiracy charges in the case but decided... Read more
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The Columbian
Veteran 8th to plead guilty in Oregon standoffand Ryan Bundy are also charged in that case, and would have likely been sent t
Veteran 8th to plead guilty in Oregon standoff
The Columbian / Posted 4 days ago
and Ryan Bundy are also charged in that case, and would have likely been sent to a Nevada jail if U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones had not decided Tuesday to keep them in custody at a downtown Portland jail. Jones previously granted pretrial... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Wilson sends congratulations to appointeeinterim chancellor, Barbara Wilson. She posted a message on her website, askin
Wilson sends congratulations to appointee
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
interim chancellor, Barbara Wilson. She posted a message on her website, asking the campus to join her in welcoming Robert Jones to campus. "The past year was one that began with some surprising transitions and that led me to serve as... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jaila month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jail
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
a month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two ranchers for starting fires. Federal Judge Robert Jones has granted pretrial release to many of the men and women indicted on conspiracy charges in the case but decided... Read more
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Raw Story
Judge denies pre-trial release for militia leaders Ammon and Ryan BundyPortland on Monday ahead of their September trial. In rejecting that request i
Judge denies pre-trial release for militia leaders Ammon and Ryan Bundy
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
Portland on Monday ahead of their September trial. In rejecting that request in a three-page ruling, U.S. District Judge Robert Jones said he could not overlook their participation in the standoff with a large arsenal of weapons and their belief... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Oregon refuge occupier pleads guilty; Bundys stay in jailand Ryan Bundy are also charged in that case, and would have likely been sent t
Oregon refuge occupier pleads guilty; Bundys stay in jail
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
and Ryan Bundy are also charged in that case, and would have likely been sent to a Nevada jail if U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones had not decided Tuesday to keep them in custody at a downtown Portland jail. Jones previously granted pretrial... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jaila month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jail
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 4 days ago
a month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two ranchers for starting fires. Federal Judge Robert Jones has granted pretrial release to many of the men and women indicted on conspiracy charges in the case but decided... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
The Latest: Bundy brothers to remain in Portland jaila month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two
The Latest: Bundy brothers to remain in Portland jail
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
a month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two ranchers for starting fires. Federal Judge Robert Jones has granted pretrial release to many of the men and women indicted on conspiracy charges in the case but decided... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Jones' letter to SUNY-AlbanyLetter from Robert Jones to State University of New York-Albany: July 19, 2016
Jones' letter to SUNY-Albany
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Letter from Robert Jones to State University of New York-Albany: July 19, 2016 Dear Faculty, Staff and Students: I’m writing to you today with mixed emotions to inform you that I will be leaving the University at Albany this fall to assume the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jaila month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two
Bundy brothers to remain in Oregon jail
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
a month this winter to protest federal land policy and the imprisonment of two ranchers for starting fires. Federal Judge Robert Jones has granted pretrial release to many of the men and women indicted on conspiracy charges in the case but decided... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Killeen: Diversity not 'driving factor' in hiring of Chancellor Robert JonesUpdate 2 p.m. Robert Jones is the first African-American to hold the position
Killeen: Diversity not 'driving factor' in hiring of Chancellor Robert Jones
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Update 2 p.m. Robert Jones is the first African-American to hold the position of University of Illinois chancellor since the post was created nearly 50 years ago, but that wasn’t the “driving factor” in the decision, President Tim Killeen told the... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escaperope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting a
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escape
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
rope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it's simply not true. Court records show Bundy hasn't been charged with any crime related to the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U. of I. chooses next chancellor for Urbana-Champaign campusa former colleague from New York as the next chancellor of the state's flagship
U. of I. chooses next chancellor for Urbana-Champaign campus
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
a former colleague from New York as the next chancellor of the state's flagship public university in Urbana-Champaign. Robert Jones, president of the University at Albany, part of the State University of New York system, will start Oct. 3... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New chancellor for University of Illinois' flagship campusIn this July 18, 2016 photo, University at Albany President Robert Jones speaks
New chancellor for University of Illinois' flagship campus
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
In this July 18, 2016 photo, University at Albany President Robert Jones speaks at a press conference in Albany, NY. The University of Illinois has chosen Jones as the new chancellor for the Urbana-Champaign campus. A written statement from the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
New chancellor for University of Illinois' flagship campusIn this July 18, 2016 photo, University at Albany President Robert Jones speaks
New chancellor for University of Illinois' flagship campus
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
In this July 18, 2016 photo, University at Albany President Robert Jones speaks at a press conference in Albany, NY. The University of Illinois has chosen Jones as the new chancellor for the Urbana-Champaign campus. A written statement from the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
New chancellor for University of Illinois' flagship campusIn this July 18, 2016 photo, University at Albany President Robert Jones speaks
New chancellor for University of Illinois' flagship campus
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
In this July 18, 2016 photo, University at Albany President Robert Jones speaks at a press conference in Albany, NY. The University of Illinois has chosen Jones as the new chancellor for the Urbana-Champaign campus. A written statement from the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escapewhere he awaits trial with his brother Ammon Bundy denied he was attempting an
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escape
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
where he awaits trial with his brother Ammon Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it is 'self-serving speculation' and 'simply not true.' Barrow said Bundy's excuse to jailers was that he's a... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Prosecutor claims Bundy hatched jail escape plotrope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting a
Prosecutor claims Bundy hatched jail escape plot
KIVI Boise / Posted 4 days ago
rope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it's simply not true. Court records show Bundy hasn't been charged with any crime related to the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Next UI chancellor: Robert Jonesagronomist with Big Ten roots is set to become the first African-American chanc
Next UI chancellor: Robert Jones
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
agronomist with Big Ten roots is set to become the first African-American chancellor of the University of Illinois. Robert Jones, president of the University of Albany-State University of New York since January 2013, is expected to be... Read more
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CBS News
Feds: Oregon standoff leader Ryan Bundy plotted jail escape trywell as extra towels, pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an
Feds: Oregon standoff leader Ryan Bundy plotted jail escape try
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
well as extra towels, pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it is "self-serving speculation" and "simply not true." Barrow said Bundy's excuse to jailers was that he's a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Prosecutor says Ryan Bundy was working to escape jailrope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting a
Prosecutor says Ryan Bundy was working to escape jail
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
rope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it's simply not true. Court records show Bundy hasn't been charged with any crime related to the... Read more
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The Columbian
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escapewell as extra towels, pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escape
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
well as extra towels, pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it is “self-serving speculation” and “simply not true.” Barrow said Bundy’s excuse to jailers was that he’s a... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Prosecutor says standoff figure Ryan Bundy hatched escaperope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting a
Prosecutor says standoff figure Ryan Bundy hatched escape
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
rope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it's simply not true. Court records show Bundy hasn't been charged with any crime related to the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escaperope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting a
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escape
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
rope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it's simply not true. Court records show Bundy hasn't been charged with any crime related to the... Read more
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Salon.com
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escaperope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting a
Prosecutor says standoff figure hatched escape
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
rope, as well as extra pillow cases and food. Bundy denied he was attempting an escape, telling U.S. District Court Judge Robert Jones it’s simply not true. Court records show Bundy hasn’t been charged with any crime related to the... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
#TrumpNation: Supporters see themselves in Republican nomineepercent of whom say the American way of life has changed for the worse since th
#TrumpNation: Supporters see themselves in Republican nominee
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
percent of whom say the American way of life has changed for the worse since the '50s) and conservative Catholics into what Robert Jones, CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute, calls "nostalgia voters." Evangelicals admit that a... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Trump Nation: Supporters see themselves in Republican nominee(72% of whom say the American way of life has changed for the worse since the ‘
Trump Nation: Supporters see themselves in Republican nominee
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
(72% of whom say the American way of life has changed for the worse since the ‘50s) and conservative Catholics into what Robert Jones, CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute, calls “nostalgia voters.” Evangelicals admit that a... Read more
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