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Durbin: Prisons chief has 'no intention of reforming' system

21 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee lambasted the director of the beleaguered federal prison system on Thursday, saying he has “no intention of...
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Rapper YGG Tay Sentenced To 15 Years For Federal Gun, Drug Charges

22 hours ago   |   CBS

BALTIMORE - Davante Harrison, known to many as rapper YGG Tay, was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison on conspiracy, gun and drug charges, the Maryland U.S. Attorney's...
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Woman Who Took 14-Year-Old to Capitol Riot Recommended for 3-Month Prison Sentence

23 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Virginia Marie "Jenny" Spencer has pleaded guilty to parading, demonstrating or picketing in a Capitol building.
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Wrongfully convicted North Carolina man awarded $6M after finding police fabricated evidence

1 day ago   |   ABC

The jury found that police fabricated evidence in the case and trial that resulted in Darryl Howard spending more than 20 years in prison.
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How the Enron Scandal Changed American Business Forever

1 day ago   |   Time

It's the kind of historic anniversary few people really want to remember. In early December 2001, innovative energy company Enron Corporation, a darling of Wall Street...
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York County Prison dealing with COVID-19 outbreak

York County Prison dealing with COVID-19 outbreak

1 day ago   |   WGAL

Officials said 100 male and female inmates are in quarantine after testing positive for the coronavirus.
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Joseph Gordon Says He's No Murderer. That's Why He's Still in Prison

1 day ago   |   NY Times

Joseph Gordon has been locked up for nearly 30 years. A model inmate, he is eligible for parole - but only if he expresses remorse for a crime he says he did not commit.
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North Carolina man gets 8 years in prison on gun charges

North Carolina man gets 8 years in prison on gun charges

1 day ago   |   WRAL

A North Carolina man who according to authorities had a dozen guns in his vehicle he was not legally allowed to possess when he was pulled over in Rhode Island in 2017 has been...
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Man gets life in prison for woman's killing during botched Osceola murder-for-hire plot

1 day ago   |   Orlando Sentinel

A judge sentenced Alexis Ramos-Rivera to life in prison for killing an Osceola County woman in a 2018 botched murder-for-hire plot.
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A man said he'd hang 6 members of Congress who didn't ‘get behind' Trump, feds say. He got 33 months in prison

1 day ago   |   The Washington Post

Acting U.S. Attorney John Farley said in a statement that while political expression is protected speech, threats of violence are serious federal crimes.
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Plumber finds cash in wall of Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church years after burglary

Plumber finds cash in wall of Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church years after burglary

A plumber went to Joel Osteen's Lakewood Church in Houston to remove a loose toilet but instead found envelopes stuffed with cash and checks inside the wall - seven years after... Read more ...

Two Covid cases confirmed after $17,000-a-seat jet lands from Omicron-hit...

Two Covid cases confirmed after $17,000-a-seat jet lands from Omicron-hit South Africa

Passengers travelling on a private flight from South Africa to Moscow have tested positive for coronavirus, Russia's health watchdog has announced, raising fears the Omicron... Read more ...

Police: NC dad arrested after murdering his teenage son

Police: NC dad arrested after murdering his teenage son

A Greensboro father was arrested on Friday and charged with murdering his teenage son, according to police. Read more ...

Here We Go Again: Mostly White Jury Selected For Trial Over Daunte Wright...

Here We Go Again: Mostly White Jury Selected For Trial Over Daunte Wright Killing

Another day, another overwhelmingly white jury is selected to preside over a high-profile case involving a Black victim and a white assailant. Sure, when it came to the murder... Read more ...

New Hampshire funeral home directors deal with increasing COVID-19 deaths

New Hampshire funeral home directors deal with increasing COVID-19 deaths

As COVID-19 cases rise in New Hampshire, so are deaths associated with the virus, and funeral home directors say there are concerns about the upcoming season. Read more ...

Carlos Correa's free agency decision has a big Cubs clue

Carlos Correa's free agency decision has a big Cubs clue

Carlos Correa is doing his own research when it comes to his free agency, and that includes checking out Chicago. Read more ...

Nic Claxton reveals hardest part of mystery illness as he returns to Nets lineup

Nic Claxton reveals hardest part of mystery illness as he returns to Nets lineup

Claxton wouldn't confirm or deny recent reports that he had mono, preferring to just say it was an “undisclosed” illness. Read more ...

Josh Duggar downloaded video of 3-month-old being sexually abused: FBI

Josh Duggar downloaded video of 3-month-old being sexually abused: FBI

"It's one of the most offensive videos that I'm familiar with throughout my whole career," the FBI agent said during the third day of Duggar's child pornography trial in... Read more ...

Duanesburg man used two knives in furious slaughter of family, court...

Duanesburg man used small kitchen knife and folding knife to attack wife and two young sons. Read more ...

In Afghanistan, ‘Who Has the Guns Gets the Land'

A decades-long fight over land has been reinvigorated as Taliban leaders look to reward their fighters with property, even if that means evicting others. Read more ...