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KANSAS News: Overland Park Man, Richard Armenta Sentenced For Bank Robbery

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – An Overland Park man was sentenced today to 37 months in federal prison for bank robbery, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Richard Armenta, 57, Overland Park, Kan., pleaded guilty to a Nov. 24, 2017, robbery at Capital Federal Savings Bank, 9001 E. Santa Fe in Overland Park. Armenta left the bank … Continue reading KANSAS News: Overland Park Man, Richard Armenta Sentenced For Bank Robbery

New Mexico News: Navajo Man, Jerry Johnson from Shiprock Sentenced to 161 Months in Prison for Second-Degree Murder Conviction

Defendant Prosecuted as Part of Federal Initiative to Address the Epidemic Incidence of Violence Against Native America Women ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Jerry Johnson, Jr., 57, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation who resides in Shiprock, N.M., was sentenced today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to 161 months in prison for his second-degree murder … Continue reading New Mexico News: Navajo Man, Jerry Johnson from Shiprock Sentenced to 161 Months in Prison for Second-Degree Murder Conviction

GENEVA  | UN rights chief warns UN could ‘collapse’ without change

GENEVA  — The outgoing U.N. human rights chief says the Security Council’s five permanent members wield too much power at the United Nations, warning the world body could “collapse” if that doesn’t change. Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein decried the sense among some U.N. member states that the “pentarchy” of Britain, China, France, Russia and the United … Continue reading GENEVA  | UN rights chief warns UN could ‘collapse’ without change

ISTANBUL | 2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

ISTANBUL  — Shots were fired from a moving car at the U.S. Embassy in Turkey before dawn Monday, an attack that came during heightened tensions between the two NATO allies. Officials said two people with criminal records were detained. There were no casualties in the fleeting attack, in which three of the six bullets fired … Continue reading ISTANBUL | 2 detained after shots are fired at US Embassy in Turkey

BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Project documents hidden history of LGBTQ life in the South

BIRMINGHAM, Ala— A new project is documenting a once-hidden history of LGBTQ people in the Deep South, with donors providing troves of information and items on gay life, systemic oppression and activism. Historian and archivist Joshua Burford said the goal of the Invisible Histories Project is to create a uniquely Southern collection that will “give … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM, Ala | Project documents hidden history of LGBTQ life in the South

OKLAHOMA CITY | Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

OKLAHOMA CITY — Frontier Airlines says it has suspended a pilot accused of threatening on Facebook to harm a 12-year-old transgender girl for using the girls bathroom at her Oklahoma school. Frontier spokesman Jonathan Freed said in a statement Monday that the pilot was suspended Aug. 13 pending an investigation into the alleged threats against … Continue reading OKLAHOMA CITY | Pilot suspended over threat to Oklahoma transgender student

SALT LAKE CITY | David Cross show on at Utah college after ‘offensive’ tweet

SALT LAKE CITY — The University of Utah says a tweet from comedian David Cross showing him wearing undergarments sacred to the Mormon faith was “deeply offensive.” College president Ruth Watkins issued a statement Sunday about the tweet, says she resisted calls to cancel Wednesday’s performance and that the tweet is protected by the First … Continue reading SALT LAKE CITY | David Cross show on at Utah college after ‘offensive’ tweet

MADISON, Wis | Wisconsin WR Cephus takes leave from team, expects charges

MADISON, Wis — Wisconsin wide receiver Quintez Cephus says he is taking a leave of absence from the team because he believes prosecutors intend to file criminal charges against him for an incident in April involving what he calls a “consensual relationship.” In a tweet late Saturday, Cephus didn’t specify what he is accused of … Continue reading MADISON, Wis | Wisconsin WR Cephus takes leave from team, expects charges