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The Morning Call
Stockertown settles claim officer coerced confession from teen jailed for arsonStockertown has agreed to pay $175,000 to settle a lawsuit claiming a police of
The Morning Call / Posted 12 hours ago
Stockertown has agreed to pay $175,000 to settle a lawsuit claiming a police officer fabricated evidence and coerced a confession from a boy whose conviction for setting a pair of suspicious fires in 2007 was later overturned, but after he spent 15... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 232002: Chechen terrorists seize the House of Culture theater in Moscow and take
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
2002: Chechen terrorists seize the House of Culture theater in Moscow and take approximately 850 theater-goers hostage. The terrorists demanded the withdrawal of Russian forces from Chechnya and an end to the Second Chechen War. After a... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 232002: Chechen terrorists seize the House of Culture theater in Moscow and take
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted yesterday
2002: Chechen terrorists seize the House of Culture theater in Moscow and take approximately 850 theater-goers hostage. The terrorists demanded the withdrawal of Russian forces from Chechnya and an end to the Second Chechen War. After a... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rauner looks to Washington for the power to change pension benefits, weaken unionsStymied by a Democrat-controlled General Assembly and still in a contract dispu
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Stymied by a Democrat-controlled General Assembly and still in a contract dispute with the largest state employee union, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner is looking to Washington for help advancing his agenda to weaken the influence of organized labor in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Morouns negotiate with EPA over reuse of polluted McLouth site; cleanup could cost $100MThe Moroun family’s purchase last month of McLouth Steel in downriver Trenton s
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
The Moroun family’s purchase last month of McLouth Steel in downriver Trenton signaled redevelopment would finally happen of the 188-acre contaminated site that's been vacant for the last 20 years. But before the Morouns' purchase from Wayne County... Read more
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New York Magazine
My New York: New York Magazine’s 50th Anniversary IssueThe city is many cities, that’s the beautiful thing. Everyone builds their own
New York Magazine / Posted yesterday
The city is many cities, that’s the beautiful thing. Everyone builds their own New York, mostly out of the people who surround them. But everyone shares the sidewalks, too. And we trade apartments, sometimes finding someone else’s peroxided hair... Read more
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The Washington Times
‘Sanctuary’ penalty snares immigration cooperation jurisdictionsAttorney General Jeff Sessions wants to make sure cities don’t get federal publ
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to make sure cities don’t get federal public safety grants if they refuse to cooperate with immigration officials. But as the department fends off lawsuits brought over its plan to withhold such grants from... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Rauner looks to Washington for the power to change pension benefitsBy Kim Geiger of the Chicago Tribune Stymied by a Democrat-controlled General
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
By Kim Geiger of the Chicago Tribune Stymied by a Democrat-controlled General Assembly and still in a contract dispute with the largest state employee union, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner is looking to Washington for help advancing his agenda to... Read more
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Breitbart
Gavin Newsom Asks Court to Allow ‘High Capacity’ Magazine BanLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is asking that a court order against a “high capacity” ma
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom is asking that a court order against a “high capacity” magazine ban be lifted so the ban can take effect in California. A “high capacity” magazine ban was set to go into effect in California on July 1 but was blocked by U.S.... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Sessions defends 'sanctuary' ban to sheriff challenging itAmy Mashberg gathered with other protesters outside of U.S. Attorney's Office f
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
Amy Mashberg gathered with other protesters outside of U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Texas to speak out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the President's immigration priorities Friday, Oct. 20, 2017 in Austin, Texas.... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Litigation envelops old Hennepin steel millGary L. Smith of the Journal Star HENNEPIN — The cloud of litigation envelopin
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 4 days ago
Gary L. Smith of the Journal Star HENNEPIN — The cloud of litigation enveloping an old steel mill site in Hennepin has thickened recently, with a significant court ruling in a pending case and new lawsuits in both Putnam County and federal court by... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
fugitive Chicago cop back in court 14 years after fleeing from justiceMore than 14 years after he skipped out on his federal drug conspiracy trial, e
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
More than 14 years after he skipped out on his federal drug conspiracy trial, ex-Chicago police Sgt. Eddie Hicks was back Thursday in a courtroom at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse following his arrest last month in Detroit. Hicks, 68, was led into U.S.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aurora man who tried to join al-Qaida branch in Mideast given 15 years in prisonAn Aurora man who was arrested as a teenager at O’Hare International Airport wh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
An Aurora man who was arrested as a teenager at O’Hare International Airport while trying to fly to the Middle East to join an al-Qaida branch was sentenced Thursday to the maximum 15 years in prison. "At your age you traded the opportunity to... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Gov't needs to enforce current gun lawsDear Editor: Saturday's News Tribune included an article about a felon who was
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Dear Editor: Saturday's News Tribune included an article about a felon who was arrested while in possession of a gun. Are even those who want to strip citizens of more of their "right to bear arms" so nave as to believe the federal government will... Read more
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Newsweek
El Chapo is going down. How many drug lords, assassins, politicians and policemen will he take with him?El Chapo, once Mexico’s most powerful drug lord, now spends his days alone, in
Newsweek / Posted 4 days ago
El Chapo, once Mexico’s most powerful drug lord, now spends his days alone, in a wing of the Manhattan Metropolitan Correctional Center known as 10 South. The lights are on at least 23 hours a day, and 60-year-old Joaquin Archivaldo Guzmán Loera is... Read more
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Breitbart
Roy Moore Challenger Doug Jones Pushing ACORN Pet Project Known for Devastating Workers, Small BusinessesNEW YORK– Doug Jones, the Democratic candidate for December’s Senate special el
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK– Doug Jones, the Democratic candidate for December’s Senate special election in Alabama, is pushing a living wage scheme for the state and country that has a history of hurting small businesses, negatively impacting local economies and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Aurora man who tried to join al-Qaida branch in Syria faces sentencingAn Aurora teen’s arrest at O’Hare International Airport in 2013 while trying to
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
An Aurora teen’s arrest at O’Hare International Airport in 2013 while trying to fly to the Middle East to join an al-Qaida branch symbolized a growing fear among law enforcement that young, impressionable Americans were becoming increasingly... Read more
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New York Post
Sessions’ hearing heats up over sanctuary citiesAttorney General Jeff Sessions got into a heated clash Wednesday in his first a
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
Attorney General Jeff Sessions got into a heated clash Wednesday in his first appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee over his threats to remove federal police funding to sanctuary cities like Chicago and New York. In a sharp exchange, Sen.... Read more
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Variety
New York Lawmakers Target Non-Disclosure Clauses in Wake of Harvey Weinstein ScandalOctober 18, 2017 4:43PM PT CREDIT: Amanda Schwab/StarPix/REX/Shutterstock Two
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
October 18, 2017 4:43PM PT CREDIT: Amanda Schwab/StarPix/REX/Shutterstock Two New York lawmakers are leading an effort to void the type of non-disclosure agreements... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Navistar sued again in ongoing engine disputeTwo suburban school bus companies sued Navistar in a case that largely mirrors
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 5 days ago
Two suburban school bus companies sued Navistar in a case that largely mirrors the Lisle manufacturer's legal woes with trucking customers. Navistar "actively, fraudulently" concealed malfunctioning emissions systems and automatic brake problems in... Read more
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Philly.com
Giant mall operator attempts to snuff N.E. Philly marijuana dispensaryThe largest shopping-mall operator in America wants to prevent a medical mariju
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
The largest shopping-mall operator in America wants to prevent a medical marijuana dispensary from opening near the former Franklin Mills Mall, and is attempting to turn its effort in Southeastern Pennsylvania into a federal case to assure the... Read more
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Slate
Two Judges Explain Why They Don’t Think They Should Have to Defer to BureaucratsThe law, lawyers, and the court. Prior to the Chevron decision, interpreting w
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
The law, lawyers, and the court. Prior to the Chevron decision, interpreting what the law means had always been the exclusive prerogative of the courts. Slate is running a series of monthly dialogues between two of the nation’s most esteemed... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:square series at 2 games apiece NEW YORK (AP) - The American League Championsh
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
square series at 2 games apiece NEW YORK (AP) - The American League Championship Series is tied at two games apiece following the New York Yankees' greatest postseason comeback since Aaron Boone's walk-off homer in the 2003 ALCS against... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Yanks knot series...Dodgers cruise...LeBron beats Kyrie as Hayward breaks ankle...Elliott can playafter the New York Yankees came back from four runs down to beat the Houston As
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
after the New York Yankees came back from four runs down to beat the Houston Astros 6-4. Gary Sanchez delivered the tiebreaking, two-run double while New York scored four times in the eighth. Aaron Judge started the Yankees' rally with a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Judge blocks latest Trump curbs on people entering United States The open-ended ban, announced last month, targeted people from Iran, Libya, S
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
The open-ended ban, announced last month, targeted people from Iran, Libya, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Chad and North Korea. FILE: Demonstrators protesting immigration and other policies... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YSU mens golf places second in tourney HIGHLAND, MICH. The Youngstown State men’s golf team finished their fall sea
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
HIGHLAND, MICH. The Youngstown State men’s golf team finished their fall season on Tuesday with a second-place finish in the Titans Motown Collegiate at Prestwick Village Golf Club. As a team, the Penguins... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsCHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-di
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsCHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-di
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsCHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-di
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsCHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-di
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
2 charged after police find drugs following pursuit through Hammond, MunsterHAMMOND — A federal magistrate judge on Tuesday ordered a 45-year-old Munster m
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 6 days ago
HAMMOND — A federal magistrate judge on Tuesday ordered a 45-year-old Munster man to remain in jail on allegations he attempted to mail a pipe bomb to a Hammond attorney. After hearing arguments about bail from federal prosecutors and defense... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsCHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-di
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsBy MICHAEL TARM AP Legal Affairs Writer CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chi
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
By MICHAEL TARM AP Legal Affairs Writer CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsCHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-di
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a smartphone, concluding it's not necessarily... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Case reveals legal rules of thumb tricky with iPhone sensorsBy MICHAEL TARM AP Legal Affairs Writer CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chi
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 6 days ago
By MICHAEL TARM AP Legal Affairs Writer CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago is the latest to weigh in on still-disputed legal questions about whether law enforcement can order suspects to put their fingers on fingerprint sensors to unlock a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago cop pleads the Fifth at trial involving mysterious shooting at his homeA Chicago police officer refused to answer questions Tuesday about a mysterious
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
A Chicago police officer refused to answer questions Tuesday about a mysterious shooting at his home nearly seven years ago, exercising his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination during a wrongful shooting trial in federal court. Veteran... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Justice Elena Kagan talks about life on the Supreme Court during Chicago appearanceIn an hourlong appearance before law students and high-profile lawyers includin
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
In an hourlong appearance before law students and high-profile lawyers including Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, Kagan said she hoped that effort will continue now that the court is at full strength. Kagan did not directly address the... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Weinstein Co., overwhelmed by backlash, may be up for saleRick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probeRick Pitino out at
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Rick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probeRick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probe Rick Pitino's attorney has told the Louisville Athletic Association that it should not fire the coach of the men's basketball... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
DA cracking down on prostitution, especially those who purchaseRick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probeRick Pitino out at
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Rick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probeRick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probe Rick Pitino's attorney has told the Louisville Athletic Association that it should not fire the coach of the men's basketball... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
First US airstrike targeting ISIS in Yemen kills dozensMaury County teen accused of sexual assault inside cafeteriaMaury County teen a
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Maury County teen accused of sexual assault inside cafeteriaMaury County teen accused of sexual assault inside cafeteria Columbia Central High School (WSMV) A Middle Tennessee school district is being criticized for how it handles allegations of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Officials want answers on TNReady scoring problemsRick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probeRick Pitino out at
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Rick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probeRick Pitino out at Louisville as expected amid federal probe Rick Pitino's attorney has told the Louisville Athletic Association that it should not fire the coach of the men's basketball... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Fact-checking fake news on Facebook works - just too slowlySheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSh
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Sheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrant The Cannon County courthouse (WSMV) Cannon County Executive Mike Gannon locked himself inside... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Maury County teen accused of sexual assault inside cafeteriaSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSh
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Sheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrant The Cannon County courthouse (WSMV) Cannon County Executive Mike Gannon locked himself inside... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
National School Bus Safety Week kicks off with 'Stop On Red' campaignSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSh
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Sheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrant The Cannon County courthouse (WSMV) Cannon County Executive Mike Gannon locked himself inside... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Nashville plays role in sending instruments around the worldSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSh
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
Sheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrantSheriff: County executive locked himself in building while TBI served warrant The Cannon County courthouse (WSMV) Cannon County Executive Mike Gannon locked himself inside... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on othersBy EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheri
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 7 days ago
By EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on othersBy EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheri
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 7 days ago
By EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on othersWACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courtho
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection to the deadliest shootout between... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on othersBy EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheri
WGEM Quincy / Posted 7 days ago
By EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press WACO, Texas (AP) - Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
First Waco biker trial could have domino effect on othersWACO, Texas (AP) — Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courtho
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
WACO, Texas (AP) — Steel barriers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the courthouse in Waco, Texas, in a show of heightened security as the trial began for an alleged leader of the Bandidos biker gang in connection to the deadliest shootout between... Read more
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