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Church Bus Crash

Church Bus Crash

    The man convicted in a church bus crash in Texas now faces up to 270 years in prison for his actions. 21-year-old Jack Dillon Young pleaded no contest to 13 counts of intoxication manslaughter and one additional count of intoxication assault. According to toxicology reports, Young had smoked marijuana and taken twice the prescribed dose of his medication […]

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Teen Found Guilty in the Murder of Minneapolis Man and Baby

Teen Found Guilty in the Murder of Minneapolis Man and Baby

(MINNEAPOLIS)UTVS-19-year-old Jquan McInnis has been found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder. McInnis shot and killed 20-year-old Gustav Christianson II and seven-month-old Jayden Redden in the back seat of a car after a dispute between Christianson and Redden occurred. Hennepin County District Court Judge Jeannice Reding informed the prosecutors and defense attorneys of her verdict earlier in the week.

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Transgender Author Published His Second Book Under His New Name

Writing a book is no easy task but for one author writing a second book was his way of continuing what he started, but this time as his true self. Nate cannon is a transgender author who is very open about his struggles transitioning from Jennifer to Nate. in his first book, published under his birth name, he talks about […]

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Drug-Induced Homicide

Drug-Induced Homicide

WHEATON, Ill.-38-year old Francis Emanuele from Chicago has pleaded guilty to supplying a 15-year old student with a fatal amount of methadone. Emanuele pleaded guilty to drug-induced homicide and indecent solicitation of a child on Monday. The 15-year-old student from Spain became ill and was later found not breathing on May 3, 2016. A syringe and a bottle of methadone […]

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50 Lowe’s Stores Set to Close

50 Lowe’s Stores Set to Close

Home improvement store, Lowe’s, is closing over 50 stores in the United States and Canada. The company says the stores they are closing have poor profits, but the employees of these stores will be offered jobs, similar to what they have now, at nearby locations. In Connecticut alone, there are 17 stores being closed, the Orange Lowe’s at 48 Boston […]

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Enrollment drops at SCSU; rises at SCTCC

Enrollment drops at SCSU; rises at SCTCC

St. Cloud State University and St. Cloud Technical and Community College are both facing an enrollment change during their fall 2018 semester and it is a trend that has continued to fluctuate over the years. The enrollment numbers at St. Cloud State University are down from last year once again going from around 14,500 to about 13,500 students. With enrollment […]

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PolyMet Mine Permit Approved by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

PolyMet Mine Permit Approved by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

(St. Paul, MN) UTVS – The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued a permit to a copper-nickel mine in North Eastern Minnesota. The permit was given to PolyMet Mining Inc. who says they can operate the mine without affecting the lakes near by while adding much needed jobs. The company still needs to receive water and air quality permits from […]

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13-year old Jayme Closs

The Search for Jayme Closs

(Barron, WI) The search for missing teen Jayme Closs is taking a new direction. Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald says the search for Jayme Closs remains top priority, but the incoming tips have declined. Authorities will move to a more methodical process in the search for Jayme. The teen was confirmed missing after deputies responded to a 911 call and […]

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Google Walk Out

Google Walk Out

Hundreds of Google employees will participate in a “walk out” Thursday morning in protest of the company’s management of high ranking executives accused of sexual misconduct. This comes only one week after a New York Times story explained allegations regarding sexual misconduct against Google’s software creator, Andy Rubin. This is only the latest installment of backlash against female exploitation in […]

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Minnesota Health Insurance Enrollement

Minnesota Health Insurance Enrollement

(ST. PAUL, MINN)UTVS-Minnesota’s health insurance marketplace is now open for enrollment. Starting Thursday, Minnesotan’s are able to compare plans from different companies and are able to estimate out-of-pocket costs. The deadline to enroll for the coverage is December 15th, and the coverage beings January 1st. To enroll for the coverage, log onto the MNsure website before December 15th.

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