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  1. Rhea County's Edwards Chosen 5A Preseason All-StateRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Rhea County's Jared Edwards has been chosen to the Preseason 5A all-state football team in Murphy Fair's Tennessee High School football magazine.

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  2. Celebrity Hacker Gets 6 Months in JailRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsFactor

    A federal judge sentenced a man to six months in federal prison Thursday for hacking into hundreds of Apple and Google accounts and stealing scores of personal photos, including some belonging to celebrities. U.S. District Judge John A. Kronstadt also issued a $3,000 fine to Andrew Helton, who pleaded guilty to a federal hacking charge in February, according to the U.S. attorney's office in Los Angeles.

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  3. PHOTOS: Chattanooga FC Defeats Miami United For South Region CrownRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Jackson, Tenn. - Tyler O'Neill was the difference maker in the Jackson Generals 3-2 win over the Chattanooga Lookouts on Friday night at The Ballpark at Jackson in front of 2,960 fans.

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  4. Woman pleads guilty after tricking lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    A Malvern, Ark., woman who tricked a lawyer into filing bankruptcy under another woman's name and social security number so she could keep her car pleaded guilty in federal court Friday. Calandra Lock appeared before U.S. District Judge Susan Hickey with Federal Public Defender Anna Williams for her first court appearance late Friday morning in Texarkana's downtown federal building.

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  5. PHOTOS: Scenic City ScorcherRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    Jackson, Tenn. - Tyler O'Neill was the difference maker in the Jackson Generals 3-2 win over the Chattanooga Lookouts on Friday night at The Ballpark at Jackson in front of 2,960 fans.

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  6. Butler: Federal budget cuts often 'indirect taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Inside Bay Area

    For some people, it would appear that the only good government is no government. TSA airport screeners offer one of the purest in-your-face examples of cutting back a government service just as demand increases by 15 percent.

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  7. Ex-KKK leader Duke tries political comeback in US Senate runRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    A quarter century after his credible run for governor of Louisiana rattled the national political establishment, white supremacist David Duke has jumped into the crowded competition for a U.S. Senate seat in his home state, receiving rebuke from Republicans who don't want him running on a ballot as a member of their party. Duke - once an avowed Nazi sympathizer who headed a Ku Klux Klan group - fell back into relative obscurity after losing a 1991 runoff to scandal-scarred Democrat Edwin Edwards.

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  8. Reince Priebus Says GOP Will Never Support White Supremacist David DukeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Switched

    Former Ku Klux Klan leader and Holocaust denier David Duke will not see support from the Republican Party in his run for U.S. Senate. Reince Priebus, the Republican National Convention chairman, tweeted a rejection of Duke Saturday, a day after Duke announced he was running to represent Louisiana in the Senate .

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  9. Dangerous Inmate Escapes from Federal Prison Camp in YanktonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    The U.S. Marshals Service is asking for help from the public to locate a dangerous inmate that escaped from the Federal Prison Camp in Yankton, SD early this morning. At approximately 12:10am this morning federal prisoner Johnny Tiner was observed jumping a fence at the Federal Prison Camp in Yankton, SD.

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  10. Oregon man sentenced in celebrity hacking caseRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A man who admitted hacking hundreds of email accounts and stealing explicit photos from several unidentified celebrities was sentenced Thursday to six months in federal prison. U.S. District Judge John A. Kronstadt sentenced Andrew Helton of Astoria, Oregon, to the prison term and two years of supervised release on Thursday.

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  11. Convicted spy Pollard urges reversal of US parole conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ynetnews

    Jonathan Pollard, a former US Navy U.S intelligence officer convicted of spying for Israel, asked a judge on Friday to overturn restrictive probation conditions imposed when he was released in November 2015 after serving 30 years in prison. Eliot Lauer, Pollard's lawyer, argued in federal court in Manhattan that the US Parole Commission had imposed arbitrary requirements that he wear an electronic tracking device and submit his work computer to monitoring.

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  12. Former Cardinals exec sentenced to prison for hacking AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Contra Costa Times

    A federal judge sentenced the former scouting director of the St. Louis Cardinals to nearly four years in prison Monday for hacking the Houston Astros' player personnel database and email system in an unusual case of high-tech cheating involving two Major League Baseball clubs. Christopher Correa had pleaded guilty in January to five counts of unauthorized access of a protected computer from 2013 to at least 2014, the same year he was promoted to director of baseball development in St. Louis.

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  13. Redlands man faces 20 years to life on federal drug, gun chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Redlands Daily Facts

    LOS ANGELES >> A federal jury on Thursday convicted a previously convicted felon from Redlands on numerous drug distribution and gun-related charges, according to a Department of Justice news release. He faces a sentence of 20 years to life in federal prison.

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  14. Missouri solar businessman gets 2 years prison for fraudRead the original story

    Yesterday | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Thirty-six-year-old Trevor Dryden also was ordered to repay the $1.4 million to a KCP&L and the U.S. government for rebates he wrongly recei KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The owner of a Missouri solar energy installation company has been sentenced to two years in federal prison for his role in a $1.4 million fraud scheme.

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  15. 85-year-old among traumatized victims of Vincent Cheung, hears CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    A series of firebombings and targeted shootings aimed at people who were thought to have a connection to a justice training centre in the Vancouver area has left the victims traumatized, a Crown attorney said Friday. Joe Bellows read nine victim impact statements in B.C. Supreme Court at a sentencing hearing for Vincent Cheung, who pleaded guilty Thursday to 18 of 23 charges stemming from the attacks in 2011 and 2012 including several counts of arson and firearms offences.

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  16. Lindsborg man charged with traveling overseas to film, sell child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    A Lindsborg man was charged in federal court Friday for traveling to the Philippines to film and sell footage of himself having sex with a minor, according to a news release from Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Beall. Anthony Shultz, 53, was charged with one count of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in a foreign place, one count of producing child pornography, one count of distributing child pornography and one count of identity theft.

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  17. Convicted spy Pollard urges reversal of U.S. parole conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Jewish Journal

    Convicted Israeli spy Jonathan Pollard arrives to the U.S. District court in the Manhattan borough of New York, July 22, 2016. Photo by Eduardo Munoz/Reuters Jonathan Pollard, a former U.S. Navy U.S intelligence officer convicted of spying for Israel, asked a judge on Friday to overturn restrictive probation conditions imposed when he was released in November after serving 30 years in prison.

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  18. Lindsborg pilot charged with filming and distributing under age sex in PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    A Lindsborg man appeared in federal court in Wichita Friday on charges of traveling to a foreign country to have sex with a 13-year-old girl, Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Beall said.

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  19. Richmond Hill man gets nearly 12 years for armed robbery of credit union near BrunswickRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Florida Times-Union

    A Richmond Hill man who brandished a loaded gun when he robbed a credit union near Brunswick in October 2015 and who had used his wife as a getaway driver will spend nearly 12 years in federal prison. Chief U.S. District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood sentenced Steven Loy McNeal Friday to a total of 141 months in prison, 57 months for armed bank robbery and a consecutive 84 months for brandishing a firearm while committing a crime of violence.

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  20. Miami psychiatrist, sent to prison for 12 years, must repay $50 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Miami Herald

    Suspended from the Medicaid and Medicare programs for over-prescribing anti-psychotic drugs, a Miami psychiatrist continued undeterred for years to defraud agencies, including the Social Security Administration and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services - until he cost taxpayers more than $50 million in losses, federal prosecutors said Friday during a sentencing hearing for the physician, Fernando Mendez-Villamil.

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