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White Gun-Wielding St. Louis Couple Reportedly Indicted By Grand Jury

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DOJ To Charge 2 British ISIS Militants Accused Of Role In Killing U.S. Hostages

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Alexanda Kotey and El Shafee Elsheikh have been in U.S. military custody in Iraq since their capture in 2018 and are believed to be part of a notorious ISIS cell called "The Beatles."

Kentucky AG Defends Role In Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Process

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Taylor's family lawyers are calling for a special prosecutor to reopen the case. But Attorney General Daniel Cameron says, given its importance, he was best equipped to handle the investigation.

The Election And A Fresh Obamacare Challenge Loom Over New Supreme Court Term

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The new term, which begins Monday, will see eight justices, not the usual nine. And because of COVID-19, once again the justices will gather by telephone hookup to hear the arguments.

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Seagram's Heiress Sentenced In Nxivm Sex Trafficking Ring Case

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Several victims of the group offered tearful testimony of the abuse they suffered at the hands of Clare Bronfman, a wealthy member who used her millions to intimidate, control and punish other women.

Texas Sheriff Charged With Destroying Evidence In Officer-Related Death

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A grand jury has indicted Sheriff Robert Chody with intentionally destroying or concealing video and audio recordings of the encounter involving a Black man who died in police custody last year.

Amy Coney Barrett: A Dream For The Right, Nightmare For The Left

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The mother of seven, beloved in her community and by Notre Dame students, is a sparkling intellect who is likely more conservative than the man she clerked for and revered, Justice Antonin Scalia.

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Who Is Barbara Lagoa, A Top Contender For Trump's Supreme Court Pick?

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The Florida judge has been on the federal bench for just about a year. She became controversial for not recusing herself from a felon voting rights case.

Maryland Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison After Shooting Black Man In Hate Crime

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Brandon Higgs, the white man sentenced, reportedly told the Black man he shot to "go back to Africa." The prosecutor said police found that Higgs has links to white supremacist groups.