1 dead, several injured after ride malfunction at Ohio State Fair

Ray Downs, United Press International Writer COLUMBUS, Ohio (UPI) — At least one man was killed and seven were injured after a ride malfunctioned at the Ohio State Fair Wednesday, authorities said. The Columbus Fire Division said the riders were thrown from the Fire Ball ride on Wednesday night, reported the Columbus Dispatch. The dead man More...

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By Reuters On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Bundy follower gets 68 years for role in armed Nevada standoff

Steve Gorman, Reuters Writer BUNKERVILLE, Nev./LAS VEGAS (Reuters) — One of two men convicted in the first of several trials stemming from a 2014 standoff led by renegade rancher Cliven Bundy against federal More...

By United Press International On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Minneapolis police must turn on body cameras after Damond shooting

Ed Adamczyk and Danielle Haynes, United Press International Writers MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (UPI) — Minneapolis police officers must now turn on their body cameras as soon as they are dispatched to any call as More...

By United Press International On Wednesday, July 26th, 2017
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Aide for Rep. Wasserman Schultz arrested trying to leave country

Ray Downs, United Press International Writer WASHINGTON (UPI) — An IT staffer for Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, who has been under criminal investigation, was arrested when he tried to leave the country More...

By United Press International On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Jeb Bush blasts Republicans regarding Russian probe

Allen Cone, United Press International Writer NEW YORK (UPI) — Jeb Bush criticized Republicans for going easy on Donald Trump on possible collusion between Russia and the campaign of his former rival for More...

By United Press International On Saturday, July 22nd, 2017
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O.J. Simpson placed in protective custody after parole decision

Daniel Uria, United Press International Writer LOVELOCK, Nev. (UPI) — O.J. Simpson was placed in protective custody for the months leading to his release from prison after being granted parole. Nevada Department More...

By United Press International On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Pennsylvania parents get 7 years each for ‘gifting’ daughters

Danielle Haynes, United Press International Writer LOWER SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. (UPI) — A Pennsylvania judge Thursday sentenced a couple to up to seven years in prison for “gifting” their daughters More...

By Associated Press On Thursday, July 20th, 2017
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O.J. Simpson granted parole after nearly 9 years in prison

Ken Ritter, Associated Press Writer LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) – O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel heist, successfully making his case in a nationally More...

By United Press International On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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U.S. government contractor in Afghanistan pleads guilty to $250k kickback scheme

Ray Downs, United Press International Writer WASHINGTON (UPI) — A former employee of a U.S. government contractor in Afghanistan pleaded guilty to accepting more than $250,000 in illegal kickbacks from More...

By United Press International On Monday, July 17th, 2017
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Thousands protest against judiciary reforms in Poland

Andrew V. Pestano United Press International People participate in a protest in front of a Polish parliament building in Warsaw, Poland, on Sunday to voice opposition to judiciary reforms by the ruling government. More...