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Correctional officers who supervised Jeffrey Epstein on night of suicide indicted

Correctional officers who supervised Jeffrey Epstein on night of suicide indicted

DNY59/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The two correctional officers on duty the night Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide were indicted on Tuesday.

The charges include falsifying government documents.

The two correctional officers, Tova Noel and Michael Thomas were charged with "making false records and conspiring to make false records and to defraud the United States by impairing the lawful functions of the Met...

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Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

Sweden drops Julian Assange rape investigation

DNY59/iStock(STOCKHOLM) -- Sweden has dropped a rape investigation involving WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, prosecutors announced Tuesday.

Officials said the evidence against Assange has weakened due to the long period of time that has elapsed since the alleged incident.

"I would like to emphasise that the injured party has submitted a credible and reliable version of events. Her statements ...

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Impeachment hearings live updates Day 3: Alexander Vindman, Jennifer Williams testify

Impeachment hearings live updates Day 3: Alexander Vindman, Jennifer Williams testify

drnadig/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Two White House national security aides who expressed concerns about a July phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukraines leader are appearing on Capitol Hill Tuesday, becoming the first current White House officials to testify publicly in the Democrats impeachment investigation.

Army Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the National Security Councils Ukraine exp...

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New cannabis reviewer could earn up to $36K to smoke weed, review products and vlog from home

New cannabis reviewer could earn up to $36K to smoke weed, review products and vlog from home

JonGorr/iStock(NEW YORK) -- If Snoop Doggs hit song "Smoke Weed Everyday" perpetually plays in your head and you have a budding interest in reporting on a range of marijuana products, then this medical marijuana company may have the job opportunity of your dreams.

American Marijuana, an online medical marijuana resource, will likely see a high number of interested applicants for a new role that...

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Fox files to trademark "OK Boomer" for future show title

Fox files to trademark "OK Boomer" for future show title

FOX(LOS ANGELES) -- If you have a millennial bugging you with the viral new ageism diss "OK, boomer," perhaps now you can sic the Fox TV legal department on them.

The TV network filed legal paperwork to trademark the phrase as the title of "a reality, comedy and/or game show." This news comes from a tweet by copyright lawyer Josh Gerben.

According to the attorney, "Prior to registration, Fo...

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South Dakota launches 'Meth. We're On It.' anti-drugs campaign

South Dakota launches 'Meth. We're On It.' anti-drugs campaign

RapidEye/iStock(PIERRE, S.D.) -- South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem launched a new anti-drugs campaign aimed at tackling methamphetamine use in the state which she described as growing at an alarming rate.

The campaign, branded Meth. Were on it. will comprise public service announcements, commercials, billboards and social media ads featuring the Im on meth tagline.

Gov. Noem said the camp...

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Rhode Islanders Asked To Purchase Bonds

State Treasurer Seth Magaziner is encouraging Rhode Islanders to buy state bonds. Magaziner is calling to attention the state's plans to offer 153-million dollars in bonds to support school constr...

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Providence, Police Union Reach Overtime Settlement

The city of Providence is reaching a settlement agreement with the city police union regarding overtime payments. The Providence Journal reports the agreement was reached earlier this month for one-po...

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Coastal Village Seawall Extension Granted

The Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council is approving the extension of a seawall in the village of Matunuck, South Kingstown. The first phase of the wall was completed in 2017; this was a...

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Catholic Church In Woonsocket Closing

The Providence Catholic Diocese is closing a church in Woonsocket. It's the St. Charles Borromeo Church. The last-scheduled Masses are the weekend of January 11th and 12th. Church officials said t...

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Fire Officials Say Holiday Tree Safety A Must

Fire officials across Rhode Island say it's never too early to think about holiday safety. Officials say Christmas tree sales will be starting up soon and it's important to water natural trees...

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