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  1. Mike Pompeo's Message to John Kerry: Back OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Townhall

    Last week we learned that former Secretary of State John Kerry has been meeting secretly with Iranian officials like foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif this past year to discuss the nuclear agreement signed by President Obama. He also did not deny that he was "waiting out" Trump to try and save the deal.


  2. Suge Knight pleads no contest to manslaughter, faces 28 years in prison for 2015 hit-and-runRead the original story

    8 min ago | 101.5-WQUT

    Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight pleaded no contest Thursday to manslaughter in connection with the death of a man during a hit-and-run incident after a confrontation on the set of the movie biopic "Straight Outta Compton." Knight, 53, is scheduled to be sentenced October 4 and in exchange for his plea, prosecutors are calling for a sentence of 28 years in prison.


  3. Africa youth boom on display as Uganda leader faces pop starRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | Star Tribune

    Uganda's longtime president this month went on a whirlwind tour of some of the capital's poorest slums, handing out checks totaling over a quarter-million dollars. The next day, residents turned up in the red colors of the opposition and instead gave thanks to President Yoweri Museveni's newest and biggest challenger, a crusading pop star and rookie lawmaker who styles himself as the "ghetto president."


  4. US sanctions China for buying Russian fighter jets, missilesRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Turkish Daily News

    The Trump administration imposed sanctions on the Chinese military on Sept. 20 for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russia , in breach of a sweeping U.S. sanctions law punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election.


  5. Maldives leader looks to tighten grip as opposition muzzledRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Maldives President Abdulla Yameen's grip on the honeymoon archipelago of nearly 1,200 coral islands appears unlikely to loosen with Sunday's poll AFP/- COLOMBO: Maldives strongman Abdulla Yameen seeks a second term as president Sunday in a tourist paradise that has become a battleground for influence between regional giants India and China, and a source of global alarm over political oppression and a muzzling of the media. With all his main rivals in prison or in exile, the odds appear stacked in the Beijing-friendly incumbent's favour, and warnings of punitive action from the international community have been flowing in even before a single ballot has been cast.


  6. Medieval Times Offers Special Military Pricing and Free Royalty...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    Members of the armed forces and their families can now get discount tickets and free Royalty Upgrades* to Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament in Buena Park, California. "We are honored to salute the men and women of our armed forces and their families," said Pedro Goite, general manager at Medieval Times, Buena Park, California, castle.


  7. 'Con Air' woman dumped in NZ after 20 months in custody...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... extended family, real estate business, home and pets. She will never reclaim the life she knows. After 20 months in prison and detention centre custody, she has a large dossier - the latest sheet, her deportation order. The grounds are noted as ...


  8. Third Mass. state trooper will admit to overtime scamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... change-of-plea hearing was not immediately scheduled. Prosecutors said they have agreed to recommend a federal prison sentence for Herman of six months to one year, although U.S. District Court Judge Rya W. Zobel could punish him with up to 10 years ...


  9. Rap mogul Marion 'Suge' Knight pleads no contest to manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABS-CBN News

    Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight pleaded no contest in Los Angeles on Thursday to a single count of manslaughter stemming from a fatal 2015 hit-and-run, as part of a plea agreement with prosecutors that calls for him to serve 28 years in prison. Knight, co-founder of influential hip-hop label Death Row Records, entered the plea ahead of his scheduled trial on murder charges stemming from accusations that he ran down two men with his pickup truck near a burger stand in the Los Angeles suburb of Compton on Jan. 29, 2015.


  10. Former Mason County Deputy sentenced to prison -Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Tri-County News

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - A former Mason County Sheriff's Deputy has been sentenced to prison for possession of a stolen firearm, United States Attorney Mike Stuart announced in a news release that Terry Lee Powell, 42, of Point Pleasant, was sentenced to five months in prison, followed by six months of home confinement for possession of a stolen firearm.


  11. Compare the most inspiring quotes from past presidents to TrumpRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Dallas Morning News

    Presidential historians all have their favorite quotations of the 44 leaders of these United States of America. Here is my personal list of the most meaningful and memorable in the context of the grave political circumstances of the country in 2018.


  12. U.S. sanctions China for buying Russian fighter jets, missilesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Trump administration imposed sanctions on the Chinese military on Thursday for buying fighter jets and missile systems from Russia, in breach of a sweeping U.S. sanctions law punishing Moscow for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election. FILE PHOTO: Sukhoi Su-35 multi-role fighters of the Sokoly Rossii aerobatic team fly in formation during a demonstration flight at the MAKS 2017 air show in Zhukovsky, outside Moscow, Russia, July 21, 2017.


  13. Lawsuit claims department 'rife with sexual misconduct' at Logan County Correctional CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    A federal lawsuit filed Monday against four employees at the Logan County Correctional Center, including the warden, claims the prison's maintenance department was rife with sexual misconduct in which employees brought in things for inmates in exchange for sexual favors. That lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois by a woman only identified as Jane Doe.


  14. Man found guilty of selling cocaine from Gouverneur apartment last year gets 120 months in prisonRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | North Country Now

    Deloyd M. Lesane, 38, of Syracuse, was sentenced Thursday, Sept. 20 to 120 months in prison for possessing and intending to distribute fentanyl and more than 28 grams of cocaine base .


  15. The Latest: Judge puts limit on accusers at Cosby sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Westport News

    ... on three counts of aggravated indecent assault. If Cosby gets even a day more than two years, he'll enter the state prison system, with a first stop at SCI Phoenix, a new $400 million, 3,830-bed prison in suburban Philadelphia where staff would ...


  16. White House rolls out new national cyber strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Federal Computer Week

    The Trump administration released its long-awaited cyber strategy to the public on Sept. 20, promising a more aggressive willingness to deploy offensive operations against nation-states and criminal groups in the digital domain.


  17. Cody Wilson made headlines with a blueprint for 3D-printable...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    ... sex with him in July, a crime which constitutes second-degree sexual assault of a minor and could carry a 20-year prison sentence. and is punishable by up to 20 years in prison. But before police in Austin, Texas could arrest him, they say he had ...


  18. Suge Knight Agrees to Serve 28 Years in Prison Over Fatal Hit-and-RunRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Time

    Averting a murder trial that had been nearly four years in coming, former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight pleaded no contest Thursday to voluntary manslaughter for running over and killing a Compton businessman and agreed to serve nearly 30 years in prison. The Death Row Records co-founder entered the plea in Los Angeles Superior Court after striking a deal with prosecutors, and has agreed to serve 28 years.


  19. Indio Man Allegedly Posed As Doctor, Wrote PrescriptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KMIR 6

    An Indio man who allegedly posed as a doctor and wrote more 70 prescriptions for patients, while pocketing the drugs for himself, was in custody Thursday. Marc Dobson, 53, is accused of stealing a book of prescription pads from a doctor's office where he worked and writing prescriptions for two patients.


  20. State Department tells Central America: You will be socialistRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Spero News

    The State Department appointment of Todd Robinson, former ambassador to Guatemala , as senior advisor for Central American affairs is a devastating message. Those who reject the State Department's agenda of imposing socialism on Guatemala, including Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales, are on notice that the sheriff is back.