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‘Not qualified’: State senator wants judge who jailed man for missing jury duty off the bench
Oct12

‘Not qualified’: State senator wants judge who jailed man for missing jury duty off the bench

iStock(TALLAHASSEE, Fla.) — “Not qualified to make a fair and impartial decision,” is how Florida State Senator Bobby Powell described the judge who sentenced a 21-year-old man to 10 days in jail for missing jury duty.”The thought that a judge would s…

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‘Serial Stowaway’ arrested again at Chicago airport trying to sneak past security
Oct12

‘Serial Stowaway’ arrested again at Chicago airport trying to sneak past security

iStock(CHICAGO) — A woman known to police for trying to evade capture by airport security was arrested again at Chicago O’Hare airport, police said.Marilyn Hartman, known to authorities as the “Serial Stowaway,” was charged Saturday with a felony coun…

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5 rappers removed from Rolling Loud festival lineup at NYPD’s request
Oct12

5 rappers removed from Rolling Loud festival lineup at NYPD’s request

iStock(NEW YORK) — Due to “public safety concerns,” several artists slated to perform at this weekend’s Rolling Loud Festival in New York City were removed from the lineup.In a letter to festival organizers, the New York Police Department said that “t…

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Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan is out, Trump says in tweet
Oct11

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan is out, Trump says in tweet

iStock(WASHINGTON) — Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan has resigned after spending six months on the job, according to a tweet Friday night from President Donald Trump.McAleenan becomes the latest top-level Trump adviser this year to …

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US holds China accountable for human rights violations amid trade war talks
Oct11

US holds China accountable for human rights violations amid trade war talks

iStock(NEW YORK) — Over the past few weeks amidst escalating trade war tension the United States has taken aim at numerous Chinese entities citing their involvement in alleged human rights violations occurring throughout China’s Xinjiang province.Secr…

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