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  1. Nashville notesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Wyoming Department of Corrections says Ronald D. Anderson died on Saturday ... - Illinois police are searching for a murder suspect that was mistakenly released from state custody, officials said Monday.Garrett Glover, 29, was released fr... -- On Capitol Hill, it seems that not a day goes by without another lawmaker -- usually but not always a Democrat -- calling for an investigation, special prosecu... The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service has been working with Nebraska's farmers and ranchers to protect natural resources for o... Nebraska sophomore Jessica Shepard earned All-Big Ten honors for the second straight season, claiming spots on the second team by both the coaches and Big Ten media when confe... - Here are the latest scores and winners: INTERLEAGUETampa Bay 7, Philadelphia 2St.

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  2. Dierks, Kenny, Miranda and more help Willie Nelson stage an all-star tribute to Merle HaggardRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The Wyoming Department of Corrections says Ronald D. Anderson died on Saturday ... -- The Department of Justice has just dropped out of a portion of a voting rights lawsuit in Texas that could signal a shift in stance on the issue since Jeff Ses... - At least 4 million people in the Chilean capital of Santiago are without water Monday after rainstorms and landslides have contaminated a major river... The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service has been working with Nebraska's farmers and ranchers to protect natural resources for o... Nebraska sophomore Jessica Shepard earned All-Big Ten honors for the second straight season, claiming spots on the second team by both the coaches and Big Ten media when confe... -- The full complement of jurors was chosen Monday to hear the trial of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez.The 16 jurors selected will be sworn on ... (more)

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  3. The Torturous, Completely Preventable Slow-Motion Death of Dennis ChoquetteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Westword

    ... Choquette was imprisoned in the Bent County Correctional Facility, a jail owned by Corrections Corporation of America. CCA, whose website currently lists thirteen jails or facilities in Colorado, including the one in Bent County, is at the center of ...

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  4. Burlington struggles after closure of its largest employer, Kit Carson prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... collected in Kit Carson County last year, $1.2 million was paid by the prison's owner, Corrections Corporation of America. The largest hit to city coffers comes in the loss of the prison's $619,367 annual utility bill, because the city owns the ...

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  5. Colorado city faces economic loss after prison closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sunherald.com

    ... half of this year's losses. A portion of the property taxes paid by the prison's owner, Corrections Corporation of America, funded the town's schools. The prison's annual tax bill to the school district was $415,700. School board president Pauline ...

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  6. Dow Touches New High: Here's what you need to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... devaluation of the renminbi," he told a daily media briefing in Beijing. known as Corrections Corporation of America, rallied 3%. Geo Group gained as much as 3.6% to a record high near noon in New York. 5. JC Penny is closing up to 140 stores to ...

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  7. Arnold requests earlier sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Murfreesboro Post

    Former Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold is requesting an expedited sentencing hearing after pleading guilty to three felony counts in federal court. Arnold's attorney filed a request Feb. 22 in U.S. District Court asking for Arnold's May 8 sentence date to be reset for mid-April.

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  8. Jury: Prison company violated rights, but no need to payRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Powhatan Today

    A federal jury says private prison company CoreCivic had a longstanding custom of understaffing an Idaho prison, and that the company was deliberately indifferent to the risk of serious harm that posed to inmates. But jurors also found that the company, formerly called Corrections Corporation of America, doesn't have to pay damages for the problem because the inmates who sued failed to prove that the understaffing happened in the hours before they were attacked by a prison gang.

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  9. Corecivic's (CXW) Market Perform Rating Reaffirmed at Wells Fargo & CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | IntersportsWire

    A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG began coverage on shares of Corecivic in a research note on Wednesday.

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  10. Private prison stocks up 100% since Trump's winRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    Their shares have doubled since election day. CoreCivic (formerly known as Corrections Corporation of America) is up 140% since Trump won in November. Geo Group stock has risen 98%. The reason private prisons are back in vogue is simple: Trump has ... 1 comment

  11. Memo Restoring Use of Private Prisons Is Good News for One CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The Nation

    ... for the two companies that dominate the industry, Geo Group and CoreCivic (formerly Corrections Corporation of America). That's not necessarily because the memo will lead to a ramp-up in Geo or CoreCivic-run federal prisons. As of December 2015, ...

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  12. Prison stocks are jumping after the Justice Department reverted a plan to reduce their useRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... at expiry. She said the facilities compared poorly to federally-run prisons. known as Corrections Corporation of America, rallied 3%. Geo Group gained as much as 3.6% to a record high near noon in New York. Prison stocks have been on a tear since ...

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  13. Trump Index: The First WobbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Seeking Alpha

    A report came out that the President may p ostpone his $550 billion infrastructure plan to 2018. The infrastructure stocks in our Trump Seven took a big hit on the rumor: This Trump Rally has been fueled mostly by promises made - nothing substantial has been approved or implemented yet.

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  14. Sessions To Bring Back Private Prisons For Federal InmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Yahoo!

    ... company later donated $5,000 to the nonprofit handling Trump's transition phase. GEO and Corrections Corporation of America, another major for-profit prison company, have also given more than $1.6 million to the Republican Governors Association, ...

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  15. Trump Administration "Rewards" Private Prison Campaign Donors with Government ContractsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Common Dreams

    ... n GEO Group donated $100,000 to one such group. GEO and Core Civic, formerly known as the Corrections Corporation of America, also donated $250,000 each to Trump's inauguration committee.

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  16. Trump administration decision poised to boost CoreCivic's once-troubled fortunesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Business Journal

    On the whole, 2016 was a rough year for Nashville-based CoreCivic, formerly known as Corrections Corporation of America.

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  17. Members of Make the Road New York Gather at Detention Center: No More ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | LongIsland.com

    Hundreds of members from all four Make the Roads gathered at the Elizabeth Detention Center to say: No more tearing families apart! No more ICE raids! Hundreds of members from all four Make the Roads -- from New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and Connecticut gathered at the Elizabeth Detention Center to say: No more tearing families apart! No more ICE raids! They were joined by members of Aliadxs, Make the Road's allies group, and friends from 32BJ SEIU, among many others. This detention center, run by the Corrections Corporation of America, stands to profit from more aggressive immigration enforcement.

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  18. A Step Back: This Is How Private Prisons Will Benefit Greatly Under TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Essence Magazine

    ... rising since the election. The shares of prison contractor CoreCivic (formerly known as Corrections Corporation of America) has risen 57 percent while GEO Group shares rose nearly 35 percent. In addition to stocks rising, prison labor for inmates ...

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  19. Trump Just Allowed Private Prisons To Make Huge Profits: Bernie SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Yahoo!

    ... to a nonprofit handling Trump's transition. Along with another for-profit prison company, Corrections Corporation of America, GEO also gave over $1.6 million to the Republican Governors Association. This organization funded Vice President Mike ...

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  20. Justice Department will again use private prisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Boston.com

    ... and Training Corporation, the GEO Group, and CoreCivic, which used to be known as Corrections Corporation of America. Private prisons have faced significant criticism in recent years from civil liberties advocates and others. Sally Yates, who served ...

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