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Legendary AP reporter Linda Deutsch on OJ parole

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Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressFormer AP special correspondent Linda Deutsch, hailed as a legend for her work during the OJ Simpson double-murder trial in the 90's, spoke with the AP on Friday about what she expects from Simpson once he gets released from prison in October. (July 21)The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has cov... Read More
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OJ Simpson Granted Parole for Las Vegas Robbery

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Published on Jul 21, 2017Former football star OJ Simpson was granted parole on July 20 after serving nine years in prison, and he may be released as early as Oct. 1. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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The DeanBeat: Roblox’s kid developers make enough ‘robucks’ to pay for college

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Jackson Munsell, Brandon LaRouche and Alex Balfanz grew up in very different places. But they’re converging on San Jose, Calif., this weekend as developers of games in the world of Roblox, the blocky virtual world that is a cousin of Lego and Minecraft. These teenagers have grown up with Roblox, a place where young developers (both boys and, increasingly, girls) can create their own games and make “robucks,” or in-game currency from them. And as the online world surpasses 56 million monthly active users (up from ... Read More
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Iraqi prison hopes to reform ISIL recruits

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More than 250 ISIL recruits are being held in a prison in the northern Kurdish region of northern Iraq.But there is growing concern over how to reintegrate them into society after their release. Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford reports from Erbil.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish- Find us on Facebook: ... Read More
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OJ Simpson granted parole after nine years in prison

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Former US football star OJ Simpson has been granted parole and will be released from prison after October 1.He gained notoriety for the sensational murder trial in 1995 in which he was acquitted of killing his ex-wife and her friend. He was convicted of armed robbery in 2008, which landed him in jail.Al Jazeera’s Shihab Rattansi reports.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish- Find us o... Read More
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Prison Escapee Wants You to Click ‘Like’

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Published on Jul 20, 2017An Australian fugitive who broke out of a prison in Bali is maintaining a strong social media presence, including a crowdfunding page to finance his life on the run. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Prison Escapee Wants You to Click ‘Like’

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Published on Jul 20, 2017An Australian fugitive who broke out of a prison in Bali is maintaining a strong social media presence, including a crowdfunding page to finance his life on the run. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Prison Escapee Wants You to Click ‘Like’

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Published on Jul 20, 2017An Australian fugitive who broke out of a prison in Bali is maintaining a strong social media presence, including a crowdfunding page to finance his life on the run. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Prison Escapee Wants You to Click ‘Like’

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Published on Jul 20, 2017An Australian fugitive who broke out of a prison in Bali is maintaining a strong social media presence, including a crowdfunding page to finance his life on the run. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Prison Escapee Wants You to Click ‘Like’

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Published on Jul 20, 2017An Australian fugitive who broke out of a prison in Bali is maintaining a strong social media presence, including a crowdfunding page to finance his life on the run. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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OJ Simpson Months Away From Walking Out Of Prison

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Published on Jul 20, 2017Simpson appeared relieved when hearing that his parole was granted. CBS2’s Jessica Moore was in the newsroom with more on the hearing and reaction. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Simpson Parole Details Still To Be Worked Out

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Authorities must still work out the details of O.J. Simpson's release after being granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel-room heist. (July 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media... Read More
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O.J. Simpson will be a free man as he’s granted parole for his part in Las Vegas robbery

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The Juice will soon be loose.Fallen football star-turned-pariah O.J. Simpson will taste freedom again in a matter of weeks after a Nevada parole board Thursday agreed to release him from prison.Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2udZAuRSubscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nydailynewsFollow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nydnvideoFr... Read More
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O.J. Simpson will be a free man as he’s granted parole for his part in Las Vegas robbery

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The Juice will soon be loose! O.J. Simpson will taste freedom again in a matter of weeks after a Nevada parole board agreed to release him from prison. The 70-year-old Heisman Trophy winner was sentenced in 2008 to nine to 33 years in prison after his armed robbery conviction in a sports memorabilia heist he was famously acquitted in 1995 of the murders of his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman.Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2udmimH... Read More
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O.J. Simpson granted parole after 9 years in prison

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Published on Jul 20, 2017O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday, after serving just nine years of his 33-year prison sentence for an armed robbery. The former football star has been behind bars in Nevada since 2008. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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OJ Simpson Granted Parole

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O.J. Simpson will be paroled after serving nine years in prison for a botched bid to retrieve sports memorabilia in Las Vegas. (July 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to i... Read More
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What’s It Really Like To Work In A Prison Goat Milk Farm? We Asked Inmates

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Enlarge this image "The goats are kind of cool," says former inmate Chad Redding. "The females are like dogs — they just want your attention." Dan Charles/NPR hide caption toggle caption Dan Charles/NPR Jim Schott ... Read More
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Nevada grants O.J. Simpson parole

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On Thursday, the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners decided Simpson will get out of prison early.Learn more about this story at www.newsy.com/70695/Find more videos like this at www.newsy.comFollow Newsy on Facebook: www.facebook.com/newsyvideosFollow Newsy on Twitter: www.twitter.com/newsyvideos... Read More
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OJ Simpson granted parole in Nevada robbery

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O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel heist, successfully making his case in a nationally televised hearing that reflected America’s enduring fascination with the former football star. Simpson, 70, could be a free man as early as Oct. 1. By then, he will have served the minimum of his nine-to-33-year armed-robbery sentence for a bungled attempt to snatch sports memorabilia and other mementos he claimed had been stolen from him. He got the four votes he needed from the parole commissioners who heard his case. In agreeing to release him, they cited his lack of a prior conviction, the low risk he might commit another crime, his community support and his release p... Read More
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OJ Simpson: I Have ‘Spent a Conflict-Free Life’

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Testifying before the Nevada Parole Commission, OJ Simpson said "I basically have spent a conflict-free life." Simpson is seeking release from prison after nine years behind bars. (July 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all med... Read More
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LI attorney charged in fraud scheme

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A Long Island attorney has been charged in a scheme to fraudulently register shell companies with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and secretly sell stocks, authorities said. David Lubin, of West Hempstead, was charged with one count of conspiracy to unlawfully sell unregistered securities with regard to his role at Entertainment Art Inc., according to the U.S Attorney’s Office in Southern District of Florida. The company, Entertainment Art later became Biozoom Inc. Authorities said Lubin participated in the fraudulent re-sale of Entertainment Act on behalf of the buyer, including triggering false filings with the SEC. He now faces up to five years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000 or double the proceed... Read More
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OJ Simpson Appears for Parole Hearing

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O.J. Simpson appeared thinner and grayer at his parole hearing than when he was last seen four years ago. Simpson is pleading Thursday on live TV for his release from a Nevada prison. (July 20)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Could OJ Simpson be freed today?

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Former football star and convicted criminal OJ Simpson is expected to have his parole hearing later on Thursday, which could see him released from prison.Simpson was the subject of one of America’s most sensational murder trials, but he was acquitted in a ruling that stirred nationwide controversy about race and the criminal justice system. An unrelated crime later in his life landed him in jail.Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports from Los Angeles.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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O.J. Simpson feels parole hearing will be a circus like environment, fmr. prison guard says

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Published on Jul 19, 2017Author of ‘Guarding the Juice,’ Jeffrey Felix weighs in on what he believes the outcome of O.J. Simpson’s parole hearing will be. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Iran Sentences American to 10 Years in Prison for Spying

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Published on Jul 19, 2017Xiyue Wang was sentenced on July 16 after his conviction for scanning thousands of pages of documents from Iranian libraries and sending them to the U.S. State Department and Princeton University Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Former prison guard speaks out before OJ Simpson parole hearing

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Craig Arnett said Simpson, 70, was not a "problem child" during the three years he observed him in prison as Simpson prepares to speak at his own parole hearing that could set him free after nine years at a Nevada prison. SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://www.youtube.com/ABCNews/Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOKhttps://www.facebook.com/abcnewsFOL... Read More
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O J Simpson’s bid for prison release drawing national obsession

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O.J Simpson is eligible for release in October Click here to read more: http://nydn.us/2tdPQiT Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/nydailynews Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nydnvideo Friend us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thenewyorkdailynews Follow us on Tumblr: http://nydailynews.tumblr.com/... Read More
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Captain America co-directors will make an FX crime drama with Noah Hawley

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Prison Hell: Suspected ISIS militants kept in dire conditions without trial in Mosul

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Video has emerged from inside an Iraqi prison near the city of Mosul. It apparently shows suspected members of ISIS being held in poor conditions.RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-airSubscribe to RT! http://ww... Read More
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Asylum seekers in limbo as Manus Island refugee prison set to close

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The Australian government has started the process of closing the controversial refugee prison camp it runs in Papua New Guinea.The Manus Island detention centre is set close by the end of October, but it is not clear where the men living there will go.Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from Port Moresby. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish- Find us on Facebook: ... Read More
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‘Horrific & inhumane’: HRW condemns conditions of suspected ISIS militants in Iraqi prison

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Video has emerged appearing to show people suspected of having links to Islamic State being held in dire conditions at a prison near the recently liberated, Iraqi city of Mosul. In the footage, over 500 people can be seen incarcerated at a facility with no electricity, ventilation or windows. In recent months, human rights groups have repeatedly called on the Iraqi government to investigate claims of extrajudicial killings and torture of suspected extremist militants. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8i4fRT LIVE ... Read More
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‘Horrific & inhumane’: HRW condemns conditions of suspected ISIS militants in Iraqi prison

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Video has emerged appearing to show people suspected of having links to Islamic State being held in dire conditions at a prison near the recently liberated, Iraqi city of Mosul. In the footage, over 500 people can be seen incarcerated at a facility with no electricity, ventilation or windows. In recent months, human rights groups have repeatedly called on the Iraqi government to investigate claims of extrajudicial killings and torture of suspected extremist militants. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8i4fRT LIVE ... Read More
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New Cassel Man Gets 55 Years for Robbery Spree, Murder

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A New Cassel man was sentenced Tuesday to 55 years to life in prison for killing a 56-year-old clerk while the assailant was amid a six-month robbery spree in Nassau County. Joshua Golson-Orelus was convicted in February of first-degree murder, robbery, attempted robbery and criminal possession of a weapon following a five-week-long trial and less than a day of jury deliberations. “This predator went on a months-long armed robbery spree that terrorized Nassau shopkeepers and senselessly murdered an innocent family man,” Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas said. Prosecutors said the 25-year-old robber was armed with a handgun when he held up 11 gas stations and convenience stores mostly in Westbury, Hi... Read More
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New Cassel Man Sentenced to 55 Years to Life for Murdering Gas Station Attendant

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Joshua Golson-Orelus was convicted on all counts by a jury in February MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a New Cassel man was sentenced today to 55 Years to life in prison for a six-month robbery spree in Nassau County in which he targeted gas stations and convenience stores and murdered a gas station attendant during an attempted robbery. Joshua Golson-Orelus, 25, was found guilty by a jury on February 15 before Acting Supreme Court Justice Helene Gugerty of: Murder in the 1st Degree (an A-I felony) Murder in the 2nd Degree (an A-I felony) Nine counts of Robbery in the 1st... Read More
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American citizen sentenced to 10 years in Iran prison

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Xiyue Wang, a Chinese-American dual citizen and researcher at Princeton University, was arrested in Iran in August 2016. Wang was accused of spying and passing information to the U.S. State Department. He was sentenced to 10 years in an Iranian prison Sunday. CBS News State Department reporter Kylie Atwood joins CBSN with details including the impact this situation will have on U.S.-Iran relations.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgS... Read More
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Connecticut man skips job interview to save car crash victim

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Aaron Tucker was on his way to a job interview, which he landed just days after being released from prison, when he witnessed a terrible car crash. He skipped the interview to rescue a man trapped inside, and now the community is hailing him a hero.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: ... Read More
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News Wrap: Princeton grad student sentenced to 10 years in Iran

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In the our news wrap Monday, officials at Princeton University insisted that a Chinese-American grad student who was jailed in Iran is innocent. Iranian courts announced Sunday that Xiyue Wang was sentenced to 10 years in prison for spying. Also, a Jordanian soldier was sentenced to life in prison for killing three U.S. Army green berets at a military base.... Read More
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Jordanian Soldier Gets Life For US Troop Deaths

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A military court convicted a Jordanian soldier on Monday in the shooting deaths of three U.S. military trainers at a Jordanian air base. The defendant was sentenced to life in prison with hard labor. (July 17)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of ... Read More
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His Alleged Email Scam Swindled $100 Million. Now, He’s Set To Be Extradited

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Enlarge this image Evaldas Rimasauskas walks into court in May in Vilnius, Lithuania. On Monday, the court ruled the man allegedly behind a massive email scheme must be extradited to the U.S. to stand trial. Mindaugas Kulbis/AP hide caption toggle caption... Read More
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China dismisses criticism over Liu Xiaobo’s death

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China has dismissed criticism over the death of prominent political dissident Liu Xiaobo. Tributes continue to be paid to the Nobel laureate, who was serving an 11-year prison sentence when he died aged 61 from liver cancer. International pressure is now growing on China to release the activist’s wife, Liu Xia, who is under house arrest. Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Shenyang, China. - Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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Inside Story – How scared is Chinese government of political dissent?

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Liu Xiaobo was banned from making speeches, barred from publishing his writings, locked up and left to die in state custody.China's most prominent dissident and only Nobel peace prize winner has been cremated in a private ceremony and his ashes scattered at sea.He died on Thursday suffering from liver cancer. He was serving an 11-year prison sentence because of his calls for peaceful democratic reforms.Tributes have poured in world-wide, but there is little mention of him in his own country.And there are concerns for his wife. Liu Xia was allowed to attend her husband's funeral. But she is unwell after being under house arrest since he became a Nobel laureate seven years ago.... Read More
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Today in History for July 14th

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Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressHighlights of this day in history: Bastille prison stormed during the French Revolution; Outlaw 'Billy the Kid' gunned down; Richard Speck murders student nurses in Chicago; Mariner 4 probe flies by Mars; Folk singer Woody Guthrie born. (July 14)Highlights of the day in history - a retrospective view on political events, historic battles, and life changing decisions. More: http://smarturl.it/TodayInHi... Read More
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News Wrap: Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo dead at 61

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In the our news wrap Thursday, Chinese political dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo died Thursday of liver cancer. He'd been released from a state prison last month. Also, former President Jimmy Carter was hospitalized for dehydration in Canada.... Read More
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Lula Sentenced to 10 Years for Corruption

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On July 12, a top Brazilian judge found Brazil's former president, Luiz Inácio da Silva, known simply as “Lula,” guilty of corruption and sentenced him to nearly 10 years in prison... Read More
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Why I’m starting the world’s first prison law school

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"Each of us has much more to offer than the worst thing we’ve done," says Alexander McLean, an activist and attorney who has been working in prisons since he was 18. McLean, founder of the African Prisons Project, shares the inspiring story of a former prisoner named Susan and gives his Brief but Spectacular take on the power of law in the hands of the poor.... Read More
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Freeport Woman Pleads Guilty to Stealing Identities of Hundreds of People Across 31 States

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Freeport woman pleaded guilty today to charges related to stealing the identities of hundreds of people across 31 states in order to fraudulently obtain hundreds of thousands of dollars. Seerojnie Ram, a/k/a Seerojnie Mohan, 49, pleaded guilty before Judge Robert Bogle to Scheme to Defraud in the First Degree (an E felony). The defendant is due back in court September 18 and is expected to be sentenced to 1-1/2 to 3 years in prison. Additionally, the defendant has agreed to pay $52,498 to the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance for state tax refunds she fraudulently received and sign a $32,468 confession of judgement to the Internal Revenue Serv... Read More
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Conviction of ex-New York Assembly speaker is tossed

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A federal appeals court has overturned the corruption conviction of former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. The ruling by the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals came Thursday. Silver was sentenced last year to 12 years in prison after he was convicted of collecting $4 million in kickbacks from a cancer researcher and real estate developers in return for using his powerful post to help them. He has not had to report to prison while he awaited the outcome of his appeal. The appeals court said the judge’s instructions on the law were not consistent with a recent Supreme Court ruling. The Supreme Court recently reversed the conviction of Virginia Republican ex-Gov. Robert McDonnell. It raised the standar... Read More
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Ex-president of Brazil sentenced to nearly 10 years for corruption

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Former Brazilian President Lula da Silva has been sentenced to nine and a half years in prison over charges of corruption and money laundering.The verdict is a big blow for the politician, who is a top contender in next year's presidential election. He denies any wrongdoing.Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from Rio de Janeiro.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish- Find us on Fa... Read More
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Gas station owner convicted in $1M sales-tax theft scheme

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The owner of several Nassau County gas stations been convicted in a $1 million sales-tax theft scheme, officials said. The gas stations were also convicted, according to New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and Acting Commissioner of Taxation and Finance Nonie Manion. Kulbir Singh operated BP stations including Gobind Petroleum in West Hempstead, Dashmesh Petroleum in Valley Stream and Karam Mart in Elmont, which he ran with his son Ladpreet Singh, according to authorities. He had been previously convicted for the same crime, authorities said. The gas stations collected but did not remit to the state more than $1 million in sales tax from September 2011 to December 2014, officials said. Kulbir Singh was... Read More
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David Wildstein Avoids Prison

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A former ally to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie who was the mastermind of the 2013 George Washington Bridge lane-closing scheme will not go to prison after pleading guilty and giving testimony that helped convict two former Christie aides. Meg Baker reports.... Read More
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Abby Lee Miller shares how she’s spending her last days of freedom

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Published on Jul 12, 2017Abby Lee Miller is spending her finals days of freedom surrounded by friends. The 'Dance Moms' star opened up about life just four days before starting her 366 day prison sentence. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Ex-doctor pleads guilty to attempted jury tampering, burglary charges

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A former psychiatrist pleaded guilty Tuesday to burglary and jury tampering charges, officials said. Marshall Hubsher, of Sands Point, pleaded guilty to jury-tampering charges that disguising himself in court and taping false jury instructions to the doors and tables of jury rooms while he was on trial on rape charges in March 2016, according to Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas. “This defendant disguised himself and fabricated documents in an effort to manipulate jury deliberations on his case,” Singas said in a statement. While Hubsher was on trial in a separate case in 2016, he entered private jury rooms and placed signs there with falsified jury instructions in an effort to tamper with a sitti... Read More
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Former Doctor Pleads Guilty to Attempted Jury Tampering and Burglary Charges

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a former doctor has pleaded guilty today to burglary and jury tampering charges for disguising himself in court and taping false jury instructions to the doors and tables of jury rooms while he was on trial in March 2016. Marshall Hubsher, 67, pleaded guilty in front of Acting Supreme Court Justice Patricia Harrington to Burglary in the 3rd Degree (a D felony) and two counts of Attempted Tampering with a Juror in the 1st Degree (a B misdemeanor). The defendant is due back in court August 3 and faces one to three years in prison when sentenced. “This defendant disguised himself and fabricated documents in an effort to manipulate jury deliber... Read More
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Israeli court extends the detention of Palestinian politician Khalida Jarrar

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A Palestinian politician has been told she faces detention without charge in an Israeli prison, after she was arrested at her home last week.Khalida Jarrar is a senior member the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), a left-wing group that Israel has labelled a terrorist organisation.Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from the Ofer Military Prison in the Occupied West Bank.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: htt... Read More
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Why the developer of Inside and Limbo formed a new indie game studio

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Dino Patti cofounded game studio Playdead in Copenhagen, Denmark, in 2006. The indie team created an award-winning title, Limbo, in 2010. It won a number of awards, and then Playdead went dark for six years. They launched Inside in June 2016 and won even more acclaim. Now Patti has left Playdead to start a new studio, Jumpship, in England with animator Chris Olsen. Olsen had been working on an interesting new concept, a sci-fi game called Somerville. Patti liked the ... Read More
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At least 28 inmates killed in Mexico’s Acapulco prison riot

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Distraught families in the Mexican city of Acapulco have been waiting to identify the bodies of their relatives. At least 28 people were killed in a prison riot. Former inmates say the jail was a time-bomb.Al Jazeera’s Imran Khan reports.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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Protesters in Peru rally against proposed pardon of former leader

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Protesters in Peru are angry at a proposal by President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski to pardon former president Alberto Fujimori who is serving a 25-year prison sentence for human rights violations. Al Jazeera’s Mariana Sanchez reports from Lima.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: ... Read More
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Russia: Opposition leader Alexei Navalny freed from jail

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Russia: Opposition leader Alexei Navalny freed from jailRussian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released from prison after serving a 25-day sentence for organising unauthorised anti-government protests.He was arrested on June 12 at a demonstration in the capital. Al Jazeera’s Andrew Simmons reports from Moscow.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish- Find us on Facebook: ... Read More
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13 Summer Movies Shot on Long Island

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On a blazing hot day, what could be better than kicking back and enjoying a great flick in the cool air conditioning? To help you decide which to pop in, here are 13 summer movies filmed on Long Island. 13. Married to The Mob Released: Aug. 19, 1988. Earned: $21,486,757Long Island native Alec Baldwin plays a mafia up-and-comer and leaves his wife, played by Michelle Pfieffer, chained to the mob scene, no matter how hard she tries to escape it. Bay Shore, Cedarhurst, East Meadow, Massapequa, and Valley Stream were all locations for filming. Totally fictional, of course, because there’s no mafia presence in those towns, right? ... Read More
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Malacañang Investigating Alleged Drug Trade at New Bilibid Prison

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Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella on July 6 said authorities will investigate the resurgence of illegal drug sales at New Bilibid Prison... Read More
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Property manager convicted in illegal rental scheme

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A Hampton Bays real estate agent and property manager has been convicted in a scheme involving rental homes that did not have valid permits, authorities said Thursday. Robert Mazzone, who runs Hampton Sales and Rentals in Hampton Bays, was convicted of eight counts of violating the Town of Southampton’s rental law, according to officials. Mazzone had acted as an agent and property manager “for a number of substandard homes, refused to comply with the Town’s Rental Law, which is in place to insure that only homes that are safe are rented out to the public,” according to a press release issued by the town. “Let this serve as a warning to others who would choose to rent out a home in violation of the Town’s... Read More
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Tupac prison letter reveals why he dumped Madonna

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A newly-surfaced letter from Tupac Shakur details why he broke up with Madonna.... Read More
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Manorville Man Convicted of Killing 2 Women in 1990s

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Clockwise from left: John Bittrolff, Rita Tangredi and Colleen McNamee. A contractor from Manorville was convicted Wednesday of killing two women who were sex workers more than two decades ago on eastern Long Island in a case that hinged on DNA evidence. A Suffolk County jury found John Bittrolff, 51, guilty of two counts of second-degree murder following a two-month-long trial and seven days of deliberations at county court in Riverhead. Prosecutors have said Bittrolff killed 31-year-old Rita Tangredi-Beinlich, whose body was found in a wooded... Read More
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What it will be like to have Alexa or Siri drive you home

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The car was once a physical embodiment of freedom and liberty, allowing us to drop everything and take to the open road. Today, it’s a symbol of oppression — a mobile prison cell where drivers “do time” as they sit in traffic on their daily commute. Over the next decade, this may change: Self-driving technology will allow passengers to focus their attention on other tasks. That same commute could become a source of great excitement, a private moment in the day for work or pleasure. There are still technological challenges to be overcome before self-driving vehicles can be allow... Read More
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55 years later, Alcatraz prison escape remains a mystery

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Three men escaped from the Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary on the night of June 11, 1962, marking one of the greatest prison escapes in U.S. history. CBS San Francisco reports.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: http://bit.ly/1PO0dkxLike "CBSN" on Facebook HERE: ... Read More
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Uniondale Man Convicted of Manslaughter in Tot’s Death

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A Uniondale man was convicted Thursday of manslaughter for killing an 18-month old boy he was babysitting while the child’s mother was at work three years ago. A Nassau County jury found Lord Pardo guilty of manslaughter following a four-week-long trial and about two days of deliberations. He was acquitted of second-degree murder. “This defendant brutally beat a precious and innocent little boy, and the toddler ultimately died from the catastrophic injuries he caused,” Nassau County District Attorney Madeline said. Prosecutors said the 28-year-old man beat the toddler, who suffered from massive... Read More
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Lawyers try to save mentally ill killer from death penalty

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Attorneys for a convicted killer are asking Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe to commute their client's sentence to life in prison without the possibility of parole because he has a mental illness. William Morva killed two men during an escape from custody in 2006. Justin Ward of CBS affiliate WDBJ-TV reports.Subscribe to the "CBSN" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1Re2MgSWatch "CBSN" live HERE: http://cbsn.ws/1PlLpZ7Follow "CBSN" on Instagram HERE: ... Read More
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Massapequa Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Selling Heroin & Cocaine Out of Basement Apartment

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Massapequa man was sentenced today to 12 years in prison with five years of post-release supervision for charges related to selling heroin and other drug paraphernalia out of his basement apartment. Windsor Coleman, 28, was found convicted by a jury on April 3 of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 1st Degree (an A-I Felony), Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 2nd Degree (an A-II Felony), two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the 2nd Degree (an A-II Felony) and Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd Degree (a B Felony). The trial, before Supreme Cou... Read More
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Uniondale Man Convicted of Manslaughter in Death of a Toddler

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MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that a Uniondale man was convicted yesterday evening of manslaughter in the death of a toddler who he was caring for while the child’s mother went to work in October 2015. Lord Pardo, 28, was convicted by a jury of Manslaughter in the 2nd Degree (a C felony). The defendant is due back in court on August 9 and faces a sentence of up to five to 15 years in prison. The trial, before Acting Supreme Court Justice Jerald Carter, lasted four weeks and the jury deliberated for approximately two days. “This defendant brutally beat a precious and innocent little boy, and the toddler ultimately died from the catastrophic injuries he caused,”... Read More
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The DeanBeat: Why making great games takes time

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One of the most awkward introductions I’ve ever had to a game developer was with Dino Patti, a founder of a game studio called Playdead, back in 2011. He and his cofounders were walking on the red carpet at a big game event, and he was ushered over to me. We had no idea who the other was. I asked him to tell me about his game, Limbo, which was nominated for an indie award. He had no idea what to say, and I didn’t know what to ask. Our conversation was very short. It was only later that I realized that Limbo was one of the most acclaimed indie titles in years. We both remembered our initial meeting when I saw him again yesterday at the Gamelab event in Barcelona, ... Read More
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Sword Legacy: Omen is indie publisher Team17’s first push into Brazil

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Team17 is making a big push in Brazil, signing its first publishing partnership with Brazilian studios Firecast Studio and Fableware Narrative Design for their tactical role-playing game, Sword Legacy: Omen. Sword Legacy is a joint effort of developer Firecast, which debuted in 2014, and Fableware Narrative, which develops and writes multimedia content. Set in the “candlepunk” world of Broken Britannia, it draws from Arthurian stories and has a gritty, stylized aesthetic that you could almost describe as medieval noir. It combines turn-based strategy gameplay as well as point-and-click exploration, and players can switch between the characters in their party to use differe... Read More
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7 Arrested in Oyster Bay Corruption Probe, DA Says

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From left to right: Former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, former Oyster Bay Town Public Works Commissioner Frank Antetomaso and Richard Porcelli, deputy executive leader of the North Massapequa Republican Club. One current and three ex-Oyster Bay town officials, a Republican Party club leader and the co-owners of paving company were arrested Thursday on three indictments alleging corruption schemes, Nassau County prosecutors said. Former Oyster Bay Town Supervisor John Venditto, who previously pleaded not guilty to federal corruptio... Read More
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DA Singas announces the indictment of seven individuals related to corruption in Oyster Bay

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Supervisor Venditto and others allegedly orchestrated the firing of town employee MINEOLA, N.Y. – Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced that former Town of Oyster Bay Supervisor John Venditto, former Parks Commissioner Frank Nocerino and Richard Porcelli, the deputy executive leader of a political club, were arraigned today on charges related to the illegal hiring and firing of a town employee.  John Venditto, 68, of Massapequa, was arraigned today before Supreme Court Justice Charles Wood and charged with Corrupt Use of Position or Authority (an E felony), three counts of Official Misconduct (an A misdemeanor) and Conspiracy in the Sixth... Read More
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French Bank BNP Paribas Accused Of Complicity In Rwandan Genocide

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Enlarge this image The BNP Paribas logo at the headquarters of the French bank in Paris in 2009. Remy de la Mauviniere/Associated Press hide caption toggle caption Remy de la Mauviniere/Associated Press Three ... Read More
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Nassau grand jury alleges corruption, bribery in Oyster Bay

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A Nassau County grand jury has issued a sweeping indictment alleging bribery and official corruption at the highest levels of the Oyster Bay town government. Caught up by the charges are an Oyster Bay couple accused of bribing an Oyster Bay official to help facilitate the construction of a housing development for senior citizens and the subsequent efforts of other officials to help the project along. Elia “Aly” Lizza, 69, and his wife, Marisa Lizza, 61, of Oyster Bay Cove, are charged with 19 felony counts of bribery and related charges of conspiracy and defrauding the government, Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas announced Thursday. Former long-time Supervisor John Venditto is charged with two felo... Read More
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Mom’s Boyfriend Gets Life in Killing of Baby Doe

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A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to life in prison in the killing of 2-year-old Bella Bond, his girlfriend's daughter. Bella became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up on the shore of a Boston Harbor island. (June 28)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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NC Man, 21, Sentenced To Life For Terror Plot

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A 21-year-old North Carolina man was sentenced to life in prison for plotting a mass shooting. Justin Nojan Sullivan pleaded guilty in 2016 to planning to attack a nightclub or concert and tape it for the Islamic State group's recruiting videos. (June 28)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Family Of Man Behind Bars Says New Evidence Will Prove His Innocence

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Published on Jun 27, 2017The mother of Jon-Adrian Velazquez is confident her son will be exonerated after serving nearly 20 years in prison. CBS2's Jessica Borg reports. Category License Standard YouTube License ... Read More
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Inmate: 4 Prisoners Slain in Bid for Death Row

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Facing life in prison and unable to kill himself, Denver Simmons came up with a plan to get on death row. In a chilling interview, he tells how he and another convicted murderer lured four prisoners into a cell and killed them. (June 27)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: ... Read More
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Driver In Deadly Short Hills Mall Carjacking Gets Life In Prison

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Published on Jun 26, 2017The getaway driver convicted in the carjacking and fatal shooting of a Hoboken attorney at The Mall at Short Hills has been sentenced to life in prison. Today, the heartbroken widow faced her husband's killer in court. CBS2's Jessica Layton reports. Category License ... Read More