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Attorney general and Suffolk DA open investigation into Senate president's husband

Attorney general and Suffolk DA open investigation into Senate president's husband

Rosenberg also said he was confident the investigation would show that Hefner had no influence over Senate business. Rosenberg initially said he would recuse himself only from matters related to the investigation against his husband. All other dealings on Beacon Hill were blocked out like an eclipse by the bombshell report in The Boston Globe that Rosenberg's husband of one year, Bryon Hefner , had allegedly sexually assaulted at least four men.


San Marcos officer killed by suspect while serving warrant

San Marcos officer killed by suspect while serving warrant

Officer Kenneth Copeland, 58, who was wearing a protective vest, was taken to Central Texas Medical Center where he was pronounced dead at 3:50 p.m. A San Marcos police officer was fatally shot Monday afternoon while attempting to arrest a man on a warrant.


Wind-Whipped Fire Raging in Ventura County; 2500 Acres Charred

Wind-Whipped Fire Raging in Ventura County; 2500 Acres Charred

The windy weather could persist into Friday or Saturday, forecasters said. "Meteorologists at the National Weather Service have not seen models for a Santa Ana event like this in many years, " SDFD Chief Brian Fennessy said. The combination of low humidity, high winds, and a lack of rainfall will increase the risk of wildfires. Breezy and dry Santa Ana conditions will begin late tonight and continue through the end of this week.


ABC News suspends Brian Ross for erroneous Flynn report

ABC News suspends Brian Ross for erroneous Flynn report

The text of that correction reads, "During a live Special Report, ABC News reported that a confidant of Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn said Flynn was prepared to testify that then-candidate Donald Trump instructed him to contact Russian officials during the campaign".


Senior UN official to visit North Korea this week

Senior UN official to visit North Korea this week

He will also meet with other diplomats stationed in North Korea and visit United Nations project sites. It comes after last week's launch of what North Korea called its "most powerful" intercontinental ballistic missile , claiming it could hit the US.


Venezuela will introduce cryptocurrency to break the financial blockade

Venezuela will introduce cryptocurrency to break the financial blockade

Still, the announcement highlights how USA sanctions this year are hurting Venezuela's ability to move money through global banks. The head of state Nicolas Maduro said on Sunday, December 3, in his weekly program that was broadcast by hostelslub "Venezolana de televsion".