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Wrongly convicted Missouri man, free after 43 years, to get more than $1 million from GoFundMe

6 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Kevin Strickland, 62, was released from prison Tuesday.
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Donations pour in for Missouri man freed after 43 years

Donations pour in for Missouri man freed after 43 years

8 hours ago   |   WGN TV

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Nearly $1.4 million had been raised as of Saturday for a man who spent 43 years behind bars before a judge overturned his conviction in a triple killing. The...
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A California court temporarily blocked a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for prison workers that was opposed by Gov. Gavin Newsom

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

An inmate is seen reading a book in her prison cell at Las Colinas Women's Detention Facility in Santee, California. Getty A California appeals court temporarily blocked a...
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The battle at the crossroads of Russia & China

The battle at the crossroads of Russia & China

13 hours ago   |   RT

Recent news from Kazakhstan, home to nearly 20 million people and a center of geopolitical influence between Russia and China, is both intriguing and increasingly tragic, as...
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Court blocks COVID-19 vaccine mandate for California prisons

Court blocks COVID-19 vaccine mandate for California prisons

23 hours ago   |   KSBW

A federal appeals court on Friday temporarily blocked an order that all California prison workers must be vaccinated against the coronavirus or have a religious or medical...
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Guantánamo Bay: Beyond the Prison

1 day ago   |   NY Times

With 6,000 residents and the feel of a college campus, the U.S. Navy base has some of the trappings of small-town America, and some of a police state.
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Donors raise more than $950,000 to help Missouri man wrongfully convicted in 1979

2 days ago   |   NBC News

Donations are pouring in to help a man who was freed from a Missouri prison after a judge found that he was wrongfully convicted in 1979 in a triple killing.
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Mid-level court reverses cocaine conviction in Columbia County

2 days ago   |   Times Union

Appellate justices on Wednesday reversed the Columbia County conviction of a man serving eight years in prison for felony cocaine possession, finding he did not waive his right...
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3 N. Carolina prison officers resign after inmate overdose

3 N. Carolina prison officers resign after inmate overdose

2 days ago   |   WRAL

A state agency has initiated an investigation after an inmate at a North Carolina correctional institute died of a suspected overdose amid allegations that officers smuggled...
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Israel military ‘pimped' correctional officers to terrorists - prison chief

Israel military ‘pimped' correctional officers to terrorists - prison chief

2 days ago   |   RT

Allegations that female Israeli prison guards were left vulnerable to sexual assaults by suspected terrorists in an attempt to gain leverage and coax confessions have been...
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Suns proving last season's NBA Finals run was no fluke with 16-game win streak

Suns proving last season's NBA Finals run was no fluke with 16-game win streak

By surviving a late surge from the Nets, on the second night of a back-to-back, the Suns extended their win streak to 16 - the second-longest in franchise history. That said... Read more ...

Nebraska nurse finds light in pandemic darkness with candle-making

Nebraska nurse finds light in pandemic darkness with candle-making

The pandemic was taking a serious toll on a Nebraska nurse. Ashleigh Ringle was experiencing depression and burnout, but found a way to keep her flame flickering. Read more ...

Creighton uses second half rally to survive scare from SIU Edwardsville, 70-65

Creighton uses second half rally to survive scare from SIU Edwardsville, 70-65

Bluejays outscored the Cougars 30-9 over the final 16 minutes of the second half. Read more ...

Nebraska finishes 7-game home stand with 83-70 win over South Dakota

Nebraska finishes 7-game home stand with 83-70 win over South Dakota

Keisei Tominaga led the Huskers with 23 points off the bench. Read more ...

Curley Culp, Kansas City Chiefs and Hall of Famer, dies after brief fight...

Culp died 11 days after announcing his pancreatic cancer diagnosis. Read more ...

Triller Triad Combat results: Kubrat Pulev badly wobbles Frank Mir in the...

Triller Triad Combat results: Kubrat Pulev badly wobbles Frank Mir in the first, records standing TKO

ARLINGTON, TEXAS - Triller returned to the combat sports space on Saturday for Triad Combat, a special rules event pitting boxers and MMA fighters against each other. Former... Read more ...

Knicks' big-picture goals require Julius Randle to return to form

Knicks' big-picture goals require Julius Randle to return to form

If the Knicks are to make the playoffs and make some noise while there, Julius Randle will need to be more than a spirited rebounder and facilitator. Read more ...

No. 9 Baylor in B12 title game after win over Tech, OSU win

No. 9 Baylor in B12 title game after win over Tech, OSU win

WACO, Texas - Baylor coach Dave Aranda lauded his ninth-ranked Bears for the season they have had after getting their 10th win earlier in the day. Read more ...

Sanders leads No. 7 Oklahoma State past No. 10 Oklahoma

Sanders leads No. 7 Oklahoma State past No. 10 Oklahoma

STILLWATER, Okla. - Spencer Sanders threw for a touchdown and ran for another and No. 7 Oklahoma State beat No. 10 Oklahoma 37-33 on Saturday night to keep alive its College... Read more ...

Lucas scores 18 points to send No. 18 BYU over Utah 75-64

Lucas scores 18 points to send No. 18 BYU over Utah 75-64

SALT LAKE CITY - Te'Jon Lucas scored a season-high 18 points to lead No. 18 BYU to a 75-64 win over Utah on Saturday night, keeping the Cougars undefeated. Read more ...