LAS VEGAS | Cardinal hires judge to review church sex abuse policies

LAS VEGAS  — A glass bong taller than a giraffe. Huggable faux marijuana buds. A pool full of foam weed nuggets. Las Vegas’ newest attraction — and Instagram backdrop — is a museum celebrating all things cannabis. Nobody will be allowed to light up at Cannabition when it opens Thursday because of a Nevada ban … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Cardinal hires judge to review church sex abuse policies

Connecticut News: Two Individuals Charged with Cashing Over $60,000 in Stolen Postal Money Orders

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Matthew Modafferi, Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Postal Service, Office of Inspector General, today announced that, on September 18, 2018, a federal grand jury in New Haven returned a five-count indictment charging JAMES LEBEL, 40, of no certain address, … Continue reading Connecticut News: Two Individuals Charged with Cashing Over $60,000 in Stolen Postal Money Orders

North Carolina News: Durham Man, MICHAEL DEXTER BRODIE Arrested for Mailing Bomb Threat Hoaxes

RALEIGH, N.C. – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announces that MICHAEL DEXTER BRODIE was arrested today, September 20, 2018. On September 6, 2018, a federal grand jury sitting in the Eastern District of North Carolina returned an indictment charging BRODIE with two counts of mailing … Continue reading North Carolina News: Durham Man, MICHAEL DEXTER BRODIE Arrested for Mailing Bomb Threat Hoaxes

New York News: Central Islip, Most Wanted Fugitive Arraigned on Multi-Million Dollar Health Care Fraud

Former Co-Owner of a Long Island Medical Supply Company Expelled from Haiti to Face Charges After a Decade on the Run Central Islip, N.Y. – Etienne Allonce is scheduled to be arraigned today before United States District Judge Joseph F. Bianco at the federal courthouse in Central Islip on charges of health care fraud and … Continue reading New York News: Central Islip, Most Wanted Fugitive Arraigned on Multi-Million Dollar Health Care Fraud

AMES, Iowa | Slayings raise alarms for women who practice sports alone

AMES, Iowa  — It was decades ago, but Sara Schwendinger remembers perfectly the panic she felt when she realized a car was following her as she ran along a country road at dusk, just outside her small Wisconsin hometown. She desperately tore into a cornfield and listened as the vehicle stopped. “I remember hiding in … Continue reading AMES, Iowa | Slayings raise alarms for women who practice sports alone

PHILADELPHIA | Robert Venturi, postmodernist architect, dies at 93

PHILADELPHIA— Architect Robert Venturi, who rejected austere modern design and instead ushered in postmodern complexity with the dictum “Less is a bore,” has died. He was 93. His family released a statement on his firm’s website saying Venturi died at home in Philadelphia on Tuesday after a brief illness, surrounded by his wife, the architect … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Robert Venturi, postmodernist architect, dies at 93

NEW YORK | ‘Pod Save America’ political podcast is coming to HBO

NEW YORK— The popular political podcast “Pod Save America” is coming to HBO for a series of four specials. “Pod Save America” will be hosted by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor, who worked for the Obama administration. They will provide insight and commentary on the political news of the week. The … Continue reading NEW YORK | ‘Pod Save America’ political podcast is coming to HBO