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Prison time for forced labor

Posted 5:57 PM 4/24/2014 by Michael Marsh

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO- A woman who lured a mentally disabled mother and her child into captivity and forced labor got nearly four-years in prison.

A federal judge sentenced 22-year-old Dezerah Silsby after she made a plea deal when she was charged with threatening the woman, beating her and (More)

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Obama opens 4-country, Asia-Pacific trip in Tokyo

Obama opens 4-country, Asia-Pacific trip in Tokyo

Posted 4:08 AM 4/23/2014 by Darlene Superville

TOKYO, JAPAN - President Barack Obama is opening a four-country visit to the Asia-Pacific region in Japan, but the West's dispute with Russia over Ukraine is looming. Obama arrived in Tokyo Wednesday night on an official state visit. He was headed straight for a private dinner with (More)

4/22/2014

Jail time for coach in rape case

Jail time for coach in rape case

Posted 5:25 PM 4/22/2014 by Michael Marsh

STEUBENVILLE, OHIO- A former volunteer assistant high school football coach got jail time in connection with the infamous Steubenville rape case where two players assaulted a girl at a party and posted the attack to social media.

Matthew Belardine got ten-days behind bars for serving (More)

4/21/2014

ATF changes mind on just add water alcohol drink

ATF changes mind on just add water alcohol drink

Posted 5:41 PM 4/21/2014 by Michael Marsh

NEW YORK- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms took back its approval of a powdered alcohol product where you just add water.

It's called "Palcohol" and it comes in a bag.

An email to the Associated Press says the agency changed its mind, that the approval last week was made in error.

Lipsmark makes "Palcohol" and says the problem is a discrepancy in the fill level of the powder in the bags. Lipsmark says it will reapply for approval.

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