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Hernandez hanged himself, DA says; 3 handwritten notes found in his cell

Hernandez hanged himself, DA says; 3 handwritten notes found in his cell

Baez claims that the medical examiner reneged on its agreement with Hernandez's family of releasing the brain to Boston University's renowned CTE unit for testing and research. Baez and Hernandez's family believe that the former football standout wouldn't have killed himself. Authorities said that Hernandez, 27, did not leave a suicide note and was not under suicide watch at his MA prison, where he had been since his 2015 conviction of the 2013 death of Odin Lloyd.


Deported man with DACA status suing for return to US

Deported man with DACA status suing for return to US

According to DHS, Montes' valid DACA status does not protect him because he left the country on his own volition. Attorneys for 23-year-old Juan Manuel Montes say he is the first DACA-enrolled person to be deported, and they are suing the Trump administration.


Wrongly Convicted Cleveland Man is Free after 23 Years in Prison

Wrongly Convicted Cleveland Man is Free after 23 Years in Prison

Prosecutors say advances in DNA testing and understanding forensic evidence have called into question the theory of the crime that prosecutors presented at King's trial in 1995. His girlfriend, Crystal Hudson, was strangled and found in her closet in 1994. His office filed a motion to vacate King's conviction Tuesday, which was granted Wednesday morning, the bailiff for Judge Brian Corrigan, who oversaw the motion, told VICE News.



North Korea warns against United States 'hysteria'

North Korea, still technically at war with the South after their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce but not a treaty, has on occasion conducted missile or nuclear tests to coincide with big political events and often threatens the United States, South Korea and Japan.



Trump reportedly looking to oust Bannon and Priebus amid feud with Kushner

Multiple White House officials said Bannon had threatened to resign over the effective demotion, a warning that sources said "stunned" the president. Joining Bannon on the populist side are Trump's senior adviser Stephen Miller, chief of staff Reince Priebus, and special assistant Julia Hahn.