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  1. FBI arrests nearly all the top officials of Crystal City, TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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  2. Floyd Co. Man Sentenced To 165 Months For Receipt Of Child PornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A Floyd County man has been sentenced to 165 months in a federal prison after he previously admitted that he received nearly 30,000 images of child pornography. According to a press release from the FBI, Bret A. Dunning, 53, was sentenced for receipt of child pornography on January 28. Dunning has also been ordered to pay $10,000 in restitution and has assessed a $1,750 fine.

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  3. National parks face $12 billion backlog for maintenance workRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, but the system faces a multibillion dollar maintenance backlog that officials say is no cause for rejoicing. Long-delayed projects range from replacing water works at the Grand Canyon to making sure the Jefferson Memorial doesn't sink into the Tidal Basin to improving roads at Yosemite National Park.

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    7 hrs ago | American Reporter

    It's hard to resist being gleeful at seeing Wall Street swindler Bernard Madoff get the maximum sentence - 150 years in prison - for bilking investors out of anywhere between $65 billion and $171 billion. Because many of the people whom Madoff ripped off were more renowned than, say, the millions who lost their homes in the subprime mortgage debacle, he has gotten far more attention than he deserves.

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  5. Dan Walters: Leadership dispute rekindles coastline conflictRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    There's a new skirmish in California's perpetual - and perpetually hyperbolic - conflict over development along the state's 1,000-mile-long coastline. Environmental groups are in a dither over reports that a majority of the 12-member California Coastal Commission - reportedly led by Gov. Jerry Brown's appointees - may fire its low-key executive director, Charles Lester.

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  6. What Harney County safety committee wantsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The Harney County Committee of Safety wants to be clear about its intent. Since forming in mid-December 2015, we have maintained open lines of communication with all who attempted a dialogue, which included members of the occupiers' protest at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge.

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  7. Fox News Guest Says Men Are 'More Likely to Get Raped, if You Include Prison'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mediaite.com

    It's hard out there for a bro, if one recent Fox News guest is to be believed. In a debate over whether women should have to register for the draft on The Greg Gutfeld Show , libertarian wag Gavin McInnes posited that "By every metric, men have it worse off," adding that "We're more likely to get raped if you include prison, we're more likely to be assaulted, we're more likely to die, we're more likely to commit suicide."

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  8. The hardest choice Demaryius Thomas' mom will makeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC News

    DEMARYIUS THOMAS HAS just sent his mother a picture of the most unlikely Super Bowl ticket of all, the one intended for her, and now Katina Smith has a few days to decide whether she's prepared to take it. It's been just six months since President Barack Obama granted her clemency and released her from federal prison 15 years into a 20-year drug sentence.

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  9. Fugitive charged in $14M cocaine ring caught in Mexico and returned to BrowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Jorge Fleites-Sanchez, 55, was a fugitive for years after he became a suspect in a $14 million South Florida drug-smuggling ring, authorities said. He was recently caught in Mexico and deported to face federal charges in Broward County.

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  10. "Drugs minus two" is not good enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Hammer of Truth

    President Obama recently made headlines for commuting the sentences of 46 federal drug offenders. That represents less than one half of one percent of the total number of drug offenders in federal prison .

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  11. On Native GroundSTOPPING the Military-Industrial-Espionage ComplexRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2013 | American Reporter

    The man who delivered the Pentagon Papers to The New York Times , The Washington Post , and 17 other American newspapers in 1971 says that Edward Snowden made the right call by leaving the country and seeking asylum. Writing this week in The Washington Post , Ellsberg said when he was arrested in Boston, he was released on a personal recognizance bond the same day.

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  12. Market MoverMARKETS: What Now, Mr. President?Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2011 | American Reporter

    As a solid citizen, Mr. President, I have written your announcements to the nation - which should have been delivered yesterday - but tomorrow will be just fine: 1. S&P -- Any member of my Administration who criticizes Standard & Poor's or their credit downgrade, or who cries about how the analysts can't add, will be fired. Take it like a man.

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  13. Fox Pundit's Delusional Anti-Woman Rant: Men Are 'More Likely To Get Raped' And 'More Likely To Die'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Anti-feminist author Gavin McInnes argued recently on Fox News that men had it worse than women "by every metric" -- including sexual assaults. On a Saturday broadcast of The Greg Gutfeld Show , McInnes griped about the idea of including women in the draft for military service.

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  14. 4 Shelby County jailers sentenced in pill schemeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Prosecutors say four former sheriff's employees have been sentenced to federal prison in a scheme to smuggle what they thought were OxyContin pills in the Shelby County Jail. Media outlets report U.S. Attorney Edward L. Stanton III's office announced the sentencings Friday of Marcus Green, Brian Grammer, Torriano Vaughn and Anthony Thomas.

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  15. Fox News guest: 'By every metric men have it worse - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Anti-feminist author Gavin McInnes argued recently on Fox News that men had it worse than women "by every metric" - including sexual assaults. On a Saturday broadcast of The Greg Gutfeld Show , McInnes griped about the idea of including women in the draft for military service.

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  16. Broncos, Panthers Complete Final Walk-ThroughsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CBS Local

    Under a cloudless sky, with temperatures hovering over 60 degrees, the Broncos walked onto the field at Levi Stadium on Saturday afternoon for a final brush-up before Super Bowl 50. The AFC Champions completed their typical day-before-a-game walk through, a 45-minute session without helmets or pads. Most players wore sneakers, and some wore baseball caps or sunglasses, as they conducted scripted scenarios on offense, defense and special teams at a light jog pace.

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  17. The lives and lies of a professional impostorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    Jeremy Wilson, who is suspected of crimes in Cambridge, Mass., and elsewhere, was caught last month and awaits a trial. NEW YORK - He strolled into a police station in Manhattan on Jan. 4 wearing a Harvard sweatshirt, a "Wounded Warrior" cap, and military dog tags.

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  18. Columbus man sentenced to nine months for possessionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Review

    A Columbus man already serving 18 months following a federal conviction will serve a concurrent nine months for cocaine in his possession in Wellsville in 2013. Dennis D. White, 28, Columbus, pleaded guilty in Columbiana County Common Pleas Court on Friday to the possession of drugs charge, a fifth-degree felony, and requested immediate sentencing.

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  19. National View: Prison and drug reform - Why America can't afford to wait another dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Can prison reform and an easing of current federal and state drug policies save our ailing economy? Whether you are a Democrat, independent or Republican, the fact of the matter is that it can and it should happen now. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, the nation has more of its citizens in prison cells than any other nation in the world.

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    Saturday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The National Park Service is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, but the system faces a multibillion-dollar maintenance backlog that officials say is no cause for rejoicing. Long-delayed projects range from replacing water works at the Grand Canyon to making sure the Jefferson Memorial doesn't sink into the Tidal Basin to improving roads at Yosemite National Park.

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