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Ex-Officer To Be Charged With Manslaughter In Fatal Shooting

KIM POTTER               Kim Potter, the Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Duane Wright, will be charged with second-degree manslaughter.             Potter resigned from the Brooklyn Center Police Department Tuesday, along with the department’s chief, because of the controversial shooting Sunday of 20-year-old Wright, who was Black.             Wright’s death, which occurred as he…

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Curlmix Couple Turned Down $400,000 Shark Tank Offer; Raised Over $2 Million With Community Support

The Chicago couple known for turning down a Shark Tank deal a few years ago just raised over $2 million for CurlMix. The brand is part of the Listener Brands portfolio and has only been around since 2015. What’s the secret to their rapid success? The company launched an equity crowdfunding campaign that was driven…

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Crosley Green Released After More Than 30 Years In Prison

A Black man incarcerated for more than 30 years for a crime he says he didn’t commit has been released from prison nearly three years after his conviction was overturned. Crosley Green was convicted in 1990 of killing a 22-year-old Florida man — though there was no physical evidence linking him to the crime. On…

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City in Ohio Agrees to Pay Couple $450,000 to Settle Suit of Police Brutality From Viral 2017 Video

Richard Hubbard (center) with Yolimar Tirado and attorney Christopher McNeal.Photo: Dake Kang (AP) Another day, another incident of taxpayers holding the bag for police officers who treat members of the public brutally and with impunity. The city of Euclid, in the Cleveland, Ohio metro area, says it will pay $450,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by Richard…

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Woman arrested for refusing to return $1.2million deposited in her bank account by mistake

A sheriff’s office worker has been arrested for allegedly refusing to return more than $1.2million that had been accidentally deposited into her account. Kelyn Spadoni, 33, was taken into custody Wednesday on charges of theft, bank fraud and illegal transmission of monetary funds, according to local media. She was also fired by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office – where…

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She Quit Her Job, And Then Earned Over $10 Million From Her Trade And Travel Course On Teachable

Teri Ijeoma announced that she was the top course creator on the Teachable platform in 2020, earning over $10 million in revenue for her Trade and Travel course. “You don’t become one of the top-selling courses on Teachable by marketing. The course actually has to get people results. You guys have seen the testimonies of my students…

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US Capitol Attacker May Have Suffered Head Trauma From Playing Football, Family Says

Green had been studying for his master’s degree in business administration — but also suffered from “depression and potential mental illness,” the family said. The deranged driver who fatally rammed a police officer before being gunned down outside the US Capitol on Friday may have suffered repeated head trauma during years of playing football, his family said…

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Matt Gaetz Is Said to Face Justice Dept. Inquiry Over Sex With an Underage Girl

The investigation into Representative Matt Gaetz, Republican of Florida, was opened in the final months of the Trump administration under Attorney General William P. Barr. Representative Matt Gaetz, Republican of Florida and a close ally of former President Donald J. Trump, is being investigated by the Justice Department over whether he had a sexual relationship with…

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Trump Scammed His Supporters Out Of $64 Million, And They Want Their Money Back

Donald Trump   As the election neared, the Trump team made that disclaimer increasingly opaque, an investigation by The New York Times showed. It introduced a second prechecked box, known internally as a “money bomb,” that doubled a person’s contribution. Eventually its solicitations featured lines of text in bold and capital letters that overwhelmed the…

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