Category Archives: Crimes and Courts

Majority of NY Assembly Would Oust Cuomo if He Doesn’t Quit

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A majority of state Assembly members support beginning impeachment proceedings against Gov. Andrew Cuomo if he doesn’t resign over investigative findings that he sexually harassed at least 11 women, according to an Associated Press count Wednesday. At least 86 of the body’s 150 members have said publicly or told The AP that they favored initiating the…

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Racism of Rioters Takes Center Stage in Jan. 6 Hearing

WASHINGTON (AP) – It had only been hinted at in previous public examinations of the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection: Scores of rioters attacked police officers not just with makeshift weapons, stun guns and fists, but with racist slurs and accusations of treason. Four officers, two from the U.S. Capitol Police and two from the D.C.’s…

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Orange County Clerk May Have Unclaimed Money for You

ORLANDO – You may not be aware, but the Orange County Clerk’s Office may have money for you in the form of a check. Look at our unclaimed checks list at If you see your name on the list, you have until Sept. 1, 2021 to claim the money. The checks listed are those that were…

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Orange’s Clerk announces Changes of Private Information in Certain Civil Court Records

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orange County Clerk of Courts Tiffany Moore Russell Clerk’s Office is issuing notice to the public about a recent change in the filing of court records with regard to confidential information. In accordance with a recent amendment by the Florida Supreme Court, to Rule of Judicial Administration 2.420, “the clerk will not be required to identify…

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1 Killed and 5 Wounded in Shooting in Oakland; Motive Sought

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A 22-year-old man was killed and five others were wounded in a shooting in Oakland near the city’s Juneteenth celebration, though it wasn’t known whether the violence was connected with the event, police said. The unidentified man was pronounced dead at a hospital after gunfire erupted Saturday evening near Lake Merritt,…

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Airport changes name after years of fighting over ‘Orlando

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — After years of fighting and litigation over who can include “Orlando” in the name of their central Florida airport, Orlando International Airport officials and Orlando Melbourne International Airport officials have tentatively agreed that Orlando Melbourne International Airport will change its name to Melbourne Orlando International Airport. The Melbourne Airport Authority announced…

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