GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Cease-fire takes hold between Israel and Hamas

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — Hamas and other militant groups said Tuesday they had accepted an Egyptian-brokered cease-fire to end two days of intense fighting with Israel that had pushed the sworn enemies to the brink of a new war. The sudden announcement brought relief to a region that had been paralyzed by hundreds of … Continue reading GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip | Cease-fire takes hold between Israel and Hamas

Ohio News: Akron man, Don A. Maigari sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison after ordering 500 grams of a fentanyl analogue from China

Akron, Ohio – An Akron man was sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison after ordering 500 grams of a fentanyl analogue from China. Don A. Maigari, 37, was sentenced to 116 months in prison. Maigari previously pled guilty to possession with the intent to distribute approximately 500 grams of methoxyacetylfentanyl. Maigari ordered the fentanyl analogue … Continue reading Ohio News: Akron man, Don A. Maigari sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison after ordering 500 grams of a fentanyl analogue from China

Ohio News: Newton Falls woman, Pamela S. Priddy indicted for stealing $377,000 from healthcare plans she administered and using the money to pay personal and business expenses

Newton Falls, Ohio – A 26-count indictment was filed today accusing a Newton Falls resident of stealing more than $375,000 from healthcare plans she administered and using the money to pay for personal and business expenses, said Justin E. Herdman, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Ohio. Pamela S. Priddy, 58, was charged with … Continue reading Ohio News: Newton Falls woman, Pamela S. Priddy indicted for stealing $377,000 from healthcare plans she administered and using the money to pay personal and business expenses

New Jersey News: New York Man, Richard Murphy Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Producing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

NEWARK, N.J. – A Pearl River, New York, man was sentenced today to 300 months in prison for photographing and filming a child engaged in sexually explicit conduct and sharing those images online, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Richard Murphy, 33, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge John Michael Vazquez to an information charging … Continue reading New Jersey News: New York Man, Richard Murphy Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Producing Images Of Child Sexual Abuse

NEW YORK | E-cigarette company Juul halts sales of flavors at stores

NEW YORK — The nation’s leading e-cigarette maker says it has halted store sales of some flavors to deter use by kids. The announcement Tuesday by Juul Labs Inc. comes ahead of an expected government crackdown on underage sales of e-cigs. Juul said it has stopped filling store orders for its mango, fruit, creme and … Continue reading NEW YORK | E-cigarette company Juul halts sales of flavors at stores

COLUMBUS, Ohio |  Authorities announce arrests in slaying of 8 family members

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — A family of four was arrested Tuesday for the gruesome slayings of eight people from another family in rural southern Ohio two years ago, the first break in a case that left a community reeling and surviving family members wondering if answers would ever come. Arrested were four members of the Wagner … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio |  Authorities announce arrests in slaying of 8 family members

SEATTLE | Amazon’s growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

SEATTLE — As Amazon turns its attention to setting up new homes in Long Island City, New York and Arlington, Virginia, experts and historians in Seattle say both places can expect a delicate relationship with the world’s hottest online retailer. The communities will be subject to outsized influence from a company used to getting what … Continue reading SEATTLE | Amazon’s growing pains in Seattle offer lessons to new hosts

Louisiana News: Metairie Man, BRAD MILLIGAN Sentenced for Manufacturing and Selling Explosive Devices and Possessing Anabolic Steroids in Federal Case

Metairie, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced on Thursday, November 8, 2018, that BRAD MILLIGAN, age 39, of Metairie, has been sentenced to credit for time served and 2 years supervised release by the Honorable Nannette Jolivette Brown for manufacturing and distributing explosive materials without a license and possessing anabolic steroids with the … Continue reading Louisiana News: Metairie Man, BRAD MILLIGAN Sentenced for Manufacturing and Selling Explosive Devices and Possessing Anabolic Steroids in Federal Case