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July 02, 2020 - 5:35 am
Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite who became a confidante of Jeffrey Epstein, has been arrested by the FBI in New Hampshire. Maxwell was taken into custody on charges related to the Epstein scandal and is expected to appear in federal court.
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February 05, 2020 - 3:30 pm
President Donald Trump has been acquitted by the Senate on both articles of impeachment that were sent from the House.
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December 18, 2019 - 12:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge threw out state mortgage fraud charges against Paul Manafort, ruling Wednesday that the criminal case was too similar to one that has already landed President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman in federal prison. The ruling was a blow to what had widely been...
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Associated Press
October 08, 2019 - 3:24 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — More than 50 indictments have been brought so far under a program aimed at addressing high rates of violent crime in St. Louis. Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt on Tuesday announced the "Safer Streets'' program has led to 58 indictments in St. Louis so far. Indictments from...
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August 27, 2019 - 10:43 am
ST. CLAIR COUNTY, Ill. (KFTK) - Police have charged a teenager for allegedly hiding the gun used to kill Illinois State Police Trooper Nick Hopkins last week in East St. Louis. Al Stewart Jr., 19, of East St. Louis, knowingly concealed physical evidence by hiding a .40 caliber Glock handgun in the...
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St. Louis Police Officer William Olsten
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July 18, 2019 - 2:55 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A former St. Louis police officer has been charged with three felony counts of third-degree assault accusing him of pepper-spraying protesters and a videographer in 2017. Charges were filed Tuesday against William Olsten. Prosecutors said the incident happened in September 2017...
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January 29, 2019 - 3:01 pm
BALTIMORE (AP) - The state's attorney in Baltimore will no longer prosecute any marijuana possession cases, regardless of the quantity of the drug or an individual's prior criminal record, authorities announced Tuesday. Marilyn Mosby, the city's top prosecutor, said pot possession cases have no...
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