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  1. South Carolina: Call for a monument to black Civil War heroRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WECT-TV Wilmington

    Two South ... . Michael B. Moore talks to reporters Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, at the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C., about a proposal to honor his great-great grandfather Robert Smalls with a monument on grounds outside.

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  2. California sues Trump administration to prevent border wallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Republic

    California sued the Trump administration Wednesday to stop construction of a proposed wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, arguing the federal government is overstepping its authority by waiving environmental reviews and other laws. Asked about the lawsuit at an appearance in San Diego, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said he expects to prevail in legal challenges to the wall - one of the president's key campaign pledges.

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  3. Records: 2 knew about porn on former Oklahoma lawmaker's computerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    ... and producing and transporting child pornography, and has pleaded not guilty. If convicted, he faces up to life in prison. Former state Sen. Ralph Shortey, right, leaves the Oklahoma City federal courthouse Wednesday with his attorney, Ed Blau. ...

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  4. Federal grand jury indicts 28 in stolen firearms, methamphetamine distribution operationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Republican

    Twenty-eight people have been named in two indictments handed down by a federal grand jury sitting in Clarksburg on Aug. 29, Acting United States Attorney Betsy Steinfeld Jividen said in a press release. The first indictment was handed down alleging that a group of individuals from West Virginia conspired with one another to steal a large amount of firearms, sell those firearms, and barter those firearms for drugs in Upshur County, West Virginia and elsewhere from October 2016 to August 2017.

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  5. Manafort offered to give Russian billionaire 'private briefings' on 2016 campaign, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Paul Manafort, then Donald Trump's campaign chairman, talks to reporters on the floor of the Republican National Convention at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. [Associated Press] Less than two weeks before Donald Trump accepted the Republican presidential nomination, his campaign chairman offered to provide briefings on the race to a Russian billionaire closely aligned with the Kremlin, the Washington Post reports.

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  6. Yukon justice minister directs review of jail where mentally ill man segregatedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... 2012 at a cost of more than $70 million, has not met the goals of a community jail and is akin to a maximum security prison. Roger Ellis, who is currently on the jail's Elders Advisory Group, has also raised issues about the needs of mentally ill ...

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  7. Not As Many Kept Out Of Jail By Change In Sentencing Laws As Was Hopped Wednesday, September 20Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WIKY-FM Evansville

    Indiana lawmakers recently overhauled the criminal sentencing laws but a study shows that it hasn't really done much good. The report to Indiana lawmakers shows that the state hasn't seen significant savings and shows that the average monthly number of new state prison inmates declined from 647 in 2014 to 123 last year.

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  8. Finding what happened to person in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ask MetaFilter

    Asking for a friend: I need some help navigating the prison system. I have a cousin who is in federal prison in West Virginia.

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  9. Report: Sentencing overhaul hasna t meant big Indiana savingsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    A report to Indiana lawmakers shows the state hasn't seen significant savings from an overhaul of criminal sentencing laws aimed at sending fewer people convicted of nonviolent crimes to prison. The report presented to a legislative committee Tuesday shows the average monthly number of new state prison inmates declined from nearly 650 in 2014 to more than 120 last year.

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  10. Grassley trying again to reform federal prison sentencingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KCRG

    ... loosen some mandatory minimum sentences for non-violent crimes. The second would make changes to the entire federal prison system with an aim of reducing the number of re-offenders. "Our bill does not open the prison doors and let everybody out," ...

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  11. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    New York - A professor who tweeted about teaching "future dead cops" at a college of criminal justice says heA ll continue to speak out despite being placed on leave. Michael Isaacson tells the Daily News that he refuses to remain silent amid a "coordinated campaign" against him.

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  12. Witnesses yell 'he can't hear you' as cop shoots deaf manRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    The government says former New York congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years after engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl. Jimmy Kimmel says U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy "lied right to my face" by going back on his word to ensure any health care overhaul passes a test named for him.

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  13. 'I have decided,' Trump says of Iran deal _ before big talksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

    The government says former New York congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years after engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl. The government says former New York congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years after engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl.

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  14. No gun-rights talk at trial, judge rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Janesville Gazette

    ... a felon in possession of those firearms and silencers. The maximum penalty for each count is 10 years in federal prison, or a total of 20 years. The trial in U.S. District Court in Madison starts Monday. The Janesville man is accused of breaking ...

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  15. Child sex offender receives 342-year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    A Blanco man convicted of 21 felony charges including 20 counts of child sexual abuse was sentenced to more than 342 years in prison. Child sex offender sentenced to more than 342 years A Blanco man convicted of 21 felony charges including 20 counts of child sexual abuse was sentenced to more than 342 years in prison.

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  16. Loved ones try to reach relatives on...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Wednesday night, Puerto Rico's governor instituted a 6 p.m. curfew as the battered island tries to pick up the pieces from the devastating Hurricane Maria. All day, thousands of people have been anxiously waiting and asking for help trying to contact loved ones.

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  17. Protesters march in St. Louis suburb over police shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC29

    18, 2017. The protesters chanted "free our people" outside the jail on Monday night to show solidarity with those who remain behind bars... Protesters to take to St. Louis-area streets again to demonstrate against judge's acquittal in fatal 2011 police shooting.

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  18. Defense: Man accused of terror plot an 'idiot,' not fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WKOW-TV

    ... witnesses yelling that the man was deaf. The government says former New York congressman Anthony Weiner should go to prison for about two years after engaging in sexting with a 15-year-old girl. The government says former New York congressman ...

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  19. Alleged Toronto mobster among 12 detained after DUI arrest leads to unexpected global fraud probeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | National Post

    An impaired driving arrest in Toronto last summer unexpectedly sent police on an international probe of a high-value fraud ring that led to the arrest of 12 people, including a reputed Mafia boss. Cosimo Commisso, 72, of Vaughan, Ont., north of Toronto, was charged with possession of the proceeds of crime.

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  20. Mueller investigators seek documents from the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    In this June 21, 2017 file photo, special counsel Robert Mueller departs after a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee about Russian meddling in the election and possible connection to the Trump campaign, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the response to a meeting with a Russian lawyer that was attended by President Donald Trump's oldest son, The Associated Press has learned.

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