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Former Penn State president Spanier sentenced to jail in Sandusky scandal

Former Penn State president Spanier sentenced to jail in Sandusky scandal

Spanier was sentenced to two months in jail and an additional 2-10 under house arrest. In addition, Spanier, Curley and Schultz each received two years' probation. "He was a complete and utter failure as a leader when it mattered the most", Ditka said at Friday's hearing. All three were charged in 2011 after it was alleged that they failed to report a 2001 rape allegation involving Sandusky to police and child welfare officials.



Anthony Weiner expected to plead guilty in 'sexting' case

He will also be required to register as a sex offender . Weiner , 52, broke down in a NY court on Friday when he pleaded guilty to sexting the teenager, from North Carolina. Weiner's latest sexting scandal roiled the final days of the 2016 presidential race, when the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced it was investigating emails potentially linked to Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton that were discovered on devices seized from Weiner and his now-estranged wife, top Clinton ...


'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court

Fletcher was one of three people who were stabbed for stepping in when a man verbally assaulted Destinee Mangum , 16, and her 17-year-old Muslim friend, who was wearing a hijab , on a MAX train. His wound missed being a fatal injury by millimeters, officials said in court documents. "I want to honor the families who lost their courageous fathers, sons, and brothers, and I want the media and the country to honor those families".


Intercepted Russian Communications Suggest Trump's Inner Circle Is Financially Compromised

Intercepted Russian Communications Suggest Trump's Inner Circle Is Financially Compromised

But the sources warned that the Russian officials' claims " could have been exaggerated or even made up " as part of a ploy to sow disinformation during the election, CNN reported . While the White House statement insisted that Trump has not had financial links with Russian Federation in the last 10 years, it did not deny that he had financial links with Russian Federation in the past before 10 years ago.


Trump's Personal Lawyer Subpoenaed in Russia Probe

Trump's Personal Lawyer Subpoenaed in Russia Probe

Both of their firms-Flynn Intel Llc and Michael D. Cohen and Associates PC-were also subpoenaed. The committee issued a total of seven subpoenas Wednesday - four related to the Russian Federation investigation and three seeking details of "unmasking" of U.S.


Macron, tweaking Trump, says 'Make our planet great again'

Macron, tweaking Trump, says 'Make our planet great again'

If we can, that's great. The colour was plastered on buildings across the world including France , Canada , Australia and, of course, the United States of America itself. They also encouraged "all our partners to speed up their action to combat climate change ". "What we have to remember when it comes to environmental agreements and worldwide agreements with respect to things like the Paris Agreement is we have nothing to be apologetic about as a country".