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Saraland police accuse teen of sexually abusing 10 and 11-year-old victims

Saraland police accuse teen of sexually abusing 10 and 11-year-old victims

Sickening allegations against a Mobile teenager charged with child sex abuse were revealed in court Tuesday, December 18. Investigators went into graphic detail explaining the accusations against 19-year-old Sean Howell. During the hearing in Mobile, a Saraland Police officer testified that the two alleged victims are 10 and 11. He also testified that after Howell…MORE

El Chapo trial witness describes meeting the boss, and the naked man chained nearby

El Chapo trial witness describes meeting the boss, and the naked man chained nearby

A key informant in the case against Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman testified in federal court on Tuesday, highlighting his meetings with the reputed cartel boss and the bloody drug war that drove him to cooperate with investigators. Pedro Flores, who operated a cocaine and heroin distribution business with his twin brother Margarito in Chicago, said…MORE

Governor’s Son Pleads Guilty To DWI Charge

Governor’s Son Pleads Guilty To DWI Charge

William Asa Hutchinson III was given no additional jail time for driving while intoxicated last summer in West Fork. Hutchinson, son of Governor Asa Hutchinson, pleaded guilty Thursday (Dec. 13) in West Fork District Court to a first offense of driving while intoxicated. Judge Casey Jones gave Hutchinson 365 days in jail with 364 days…MORE

Nevada becomes first state with majority female legislature

Nevada becomes first state with majority female legislature

Women have hit a political jackpot in Nevada, after the appointment of women to two slots in the state assembly on Tuesday made the state the first in the nation with a majority female legislature. “#ClarkCounty Commissioners made two appointments to the Nevada Assembly today and helped the state make history in the process,” posted…MORE

4 hospitalized after Christmas tree catches fire

4 hospitalized after Christmas tree catches fire

Four people, including a child, were hospitalized with injuries from smoke inhalation from a fire caused by the child lighting a candle too close to a Christmas tree in an apartment building in the Webster neighborhood, authorities said. The patients were taken to UC San Diego Medical Center, but their conditions were not immediately available.…MORE

Slidell Police capture suspect accused of robbing 92-year-old WWII vet at gunpoint

Slidell Police capture suspect accused of robbing 92-year-old WWII vet at gunpoint

Police have captured the man they say robbed a 92-year-old WWII veteran at gunpoint inside the veteran’s apartment at a retirement community. The armed robbery occurred around 5:45 p.m. on December 13 at the Lafitte’s Landing retirement community on Gause Boulevard, according to the Slidell Police Department. The assailant, later identified as 41-year-old Jonathan Gabriel,…MORE

Michigan court will review Larry Nassar sentencing after claims of bias

Michigan court will review Larry Nassar sentencing after claims of bias

One of the most memorable voices from serial sex abuser Larry Nassar’s January sentencing was that of Michigan Circuit Court Judge Rosemarie Aquilina. Nassar’s team of public defenders say Aquilina was biased in rendering her decision and have asked for a new sentencing hearing with a different judge. Last week, the state court of appeals…MORE

Copper helps hospitals drop infection rates by 60%, study says

Copper helps hospitals drop infection rates by 60%, study says

If you or someone you love is staying in a Sentara run hospital, then you might want to keep an eye on some pretty important copper. Results published within The Journal of Hospital Infection shows results that Cupron infused copper in patient gowns, pillowcases, fitted and flat sheets, washcloths, bath towels, bath blankets and thermal…MORE

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