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  1. Sioux Falls record company owner sentenced for wire fraudRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    The owner of a Sioux Falls-based record company who admitted to gambling away more than $1 million in investment money has been sentenced. The Argus Leader reports that Madhouse Entertainment founder Michael Zimmer was ordered to spend four years and three months in federal prison, and to repay the investors' money.

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  2. Laws encourage alternatives to prison for veterans with PTSDRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    ... PTSD could scramble his mind beyond repair if he spends the rest of his sentence, up to 18 years, in Raleigh Central Prison. "The only place where he belongs is one where he can get treatment for his PTSD," said Eisenhauer's father, Mark. "That was ...

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  3. Video Analytics Market (Solutions & Services) to Soar at 20.2% CAGR to 2021 Led by North AmericaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Complete report on global video analytics market spread across 182 pages, profiling 10 companies and supported with 80 tables and 62 figures is now available at . Counting and crowd management application is expected to grow at the highest rate during the forecast period as it helps the end-users to measure the flow of people at specific entry and exit points within a facility, door, or building in real-time or periodic reporting.

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  4. Military Thinks Pentagon Bureaucracy Is Moving Way Too Fast On TransgendersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Caller

    The Pentagon bureaucracy is pushing for an end to the ban on transgender troops serving openly in the armed forces, but military officials think the administration is moving too fast and running roughshod over legitimate concerns about integration. A repeal of the ban is expected in one or two days, but there are caveats attached to the new policy, namely that a medical provider likely needs to certify a gender dysphoric individual as having been stable in their new gender identity for 18 months.

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  5. A reason to run on Independence Day - Thursday, 30 June 2016 10:33Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... She organized a Race for the Cure - which fundraises for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Foundation - inside the prison in 2011. After several successful events there, the prison asked Swanson if she would be interested in starting a regular ...

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  6. Director: Nebraska didn't correct 15 miscalculated sentencesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hastings Tribune

    Nebraska's corrections director says state officials failed to correct the prison terms of 15 inmates after discovering in 2014 that hundreds of sentences had been miscalculated.

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  7. Sioux Falls record company owner sentenced for wire fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    The owner of a Sioux Falls-based record company who admitted to gambling away more than $1 million in investment money has been sentenced. The Argus Leader reports that Madhouse Entertainment founder Michael Zimmer was ordered to spend four years and three months in federal prison, and to repay the investors' money.

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  8. 'Being in Isolation, It Physically Hurts'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Francisco Magazine

    ... be based on power and hierarchy? Yet at the same time, hierarchy and power are pretty much impossible to escape in prison. Demanding respect felt like an essential part of survival to me. There was one guard I called Mask Lady because she always hid ...

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  9. Federal Criminal Justice Reform May Fail, and Everybody's Blaming Everybody ElseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... Mandatory Minimums (FAMM) this could help somewhere around 5,800 people currently serving sentences in federal prison. You can read FAMM's analysis of what's good and bad about the current incarnation of the Sentencing and Reform Act here . So ...

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  10. Palestinian kills teen in Israeli settlement, then shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Palestinian fatally stabbed a 13-year-old Israeli girl in her bedroom in a settlement in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, the military said, as international sponsors of frozen peace talks prepared to issue a report on the impasse. Relatives and friends mourn during the funeral of Israeli girl, Hallel Yaffa Ariel, 13, who was killed in a Palestinian stabbing attack in her home in the West Bank Jewish settlement of Kiryat Arba, at a cemetery in the West Bank city of Hebron June 30, 2016.

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  11. Fearing Donald Trump victory, Canadians living in U.S. weigh returning home after electionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    When a vigil was held for the Orlando, Fla., shooting victims near their home last week, the two women, who are normally very active in their area's gay community, chose not to attend. Their fear played a role in that decision, according to McAndrew, a 59-year-old semi-retired resident of Rancho Mirage, Calif., who is originally from Toronto.

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  12. Today in HistoryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... of President Abraham Lincoln. (Four defendants, including Surratt, were executed; Mudd was sentenced to life in prison, but was pardoned by President Andrew Johnson in 1869.) In 1908, the Tunguska Event took place in Russia as an asteroid exploded ...

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  13. Myanmar in no mood to forgive and forgetRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Nation

    As much as they sometimes regard one another with disdain bordering on hatred, Thailand and Myanmar have in common at the moment governments that brook no public criticism of their policies. In Mandalay, Nyi Nyi Lwin - the jailed former monk popularly known as U Gambira, leader of the 2007 "Saffron Revolution" - has been relocated to the notorious Insein Prison facing additional charges.

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  14. Court upholds life sentences for Ekkayuth murderRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... body and for six months in an unrelated gun probation case. Tiwakorn Kuathong, 20, was handed an eight-month prison sentence for helping to conceal the body. Between June 6 and 9, 2013, Santiparp, 25, and Suthipong, 30, robbed the 59-year-old ...

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  15. 'Zero tolerance' for human traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Nation

    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha said yesterday his government would continue exercising its "zero tolerance" policy on human trafficking to improve national standards in coping with slavery after the United States decided to upgrade Thailand from the lowest Tier-3 rating. "I will do my job.

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  16. The US Will Struggle to Stay Neutral in the Ongoing Egypt-Qatar QuarrelRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    An Egyptian court this month sentenced former President Mohamed Morsi to life in prison, and ordered the death penalty for two Al Jazeera journalists and four others for leaking state secrets to Qatar. The persistent acrimony between Cairo and Doha - key regional players each with close strategic ties to the United States - represents a diplomatic challenge that leaves Washington with few promising choices.

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  17. Commentary: World looks to know whole truth about CIA secret jails in EuropeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The European Court of Human Rights held a hearing Wednesday on a case concerning illegal imprisonment and abuse of a Saudi Arabian at a secret U.S.-run jail, once again drawing global attention to the issue of prisoner abuse by the U.S. As the key countries involved have tried to cover up the scandal, more pieces of truth about the case needs to be brought to daylight. Abd al-Rahim Hussein Muhammad Al Nashiri, of Yemeni descent, was jailed between April 2004 and September 2006 in the secret detention center operated by the Central Intelligence Agency in Romania.

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  18. 3 Schuylkill inmates face chargesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Times News

    Three inmates at the federal prison at Minersville, Schuylkill County, are facing charges according to the U.S. attorney's office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. The U.S. Attorney Peter Smith said a federal grand jury in Scranton on Tuesday indicted two inmates for illegal possession of homemade weapons in two separate cases.

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  19. Hope and fear as combative president takes over PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    In this photo provided by the News and Information Bureau, Malacanang Palace, new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte delivers his inaugural speech after taking his oath at his inauguration... . In this photo provided by the News and Information Bureau, Malacanang Palace, new Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, second from right, takes his oath before Philippine Supreme Court Asso... .

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  20. Ex-cop part of Poconos drug ring gets 6 years in fed prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    A former police officer who pleaded guilty to illegally selling prescription painkillers as part of a drug ring operating in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains will spend six months in federal prison. WFMZ-TV reports Thursday that a federal judge in Scranton gave 46-year-old Stephen Nordmark a break as prosecutors were seeking between 15 and 21 months in prison when he was sentenced Tuesday.

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