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Police lay child porn charges against 48-year-old man

Police lay child porn charges against 48-year-old man

District Court Northern District of OH after being charged with one count of receipt and distribution of child pornography, court records state. A Greenfield man was jailed Thursday on two charges alleging he possessed and distributed child pornography, according to the Saratoga County Sheriff's Office.


Springer, World Series champ Astros top Texas 4-0 in opener

Springer, World Series champ Astros top Texas 4-0 in opener

Just check out the opposite-field blast Springer had Thursday against Texas Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels . It is the second year in a row that Springer led off the Astros opener with a homer, making him the first player in Major League Baseball history to ever do that in consecutive seasons, according to Elias.


BJP destroying institutions, paper leak destroyed students' hopes: Rahul

BJP destroying institutions, paper leak destroyed students' hopes: Rahul

BJP leader Shalabh Mani Tripathi on Friday filed a defamation case against Rahul Gandhi for allegedly making derogatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Congress party's national conclave in New Delhi recently. Questioning PM Modi's silence on the CBSE paper leak, Congress said that a "mafia" is controlling India's examination system. "Besides, we have also constituted an internal inquiry to find out who leaked the papers", the Minister told the reporters before he ...


Esty Under Fire for Mishandling Chief of Staff's Abuse Allegations

Esty Under Fire for Mishandling Chief of Staff's Abuse Allegations

Rep. Elizabeth Esty , who has apologized after she kept on a top aide for several months despite having learned of abuse allegations against him, said Friday that she has no plans to resign. In a statement to CNN, Kain criticized what she said was a "flawed system created to protect powerful people and that isolates and ignores those who need protection most" and called on the Senate to pass laws to further address abuse and harassment in congressional offices.


Howard University fires 6 after financial aid investigation

Howard University fires 6 after financial aid investigation

The misappropriated grant money wasn't from the federal government, nor was it money donors designated for grants. The sit-in began Thursday and continued Friday as students called for the resignation of Howard President Wayne Frederick , following revelations this week that six employees were fired past year for "gross misconduct and neglect" related to the misappropriation of financial aid funds.


Russia Tests 'Satan' Ballistic Missile After Expelling US Diplomats

Russia Tests 'Satan' Ballistic Missile After Expelling US Diplomats

The nuclear weapon called Sarmat will replace the current Soviet-era missile called Veovoda. In his annual address to parliament on March 1, President Vladimir Putin said Russian Federation has begun testing Sarmat which has "practically no range limits" and can penetrate any missile shield.