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How the DHS Can Still Arrest Journalists in Portland

In spite of a federal restraining order, a leaked document describes when DHS agents can still arrest journalists and legal observers. While issues of press freedom are widely debated in abstract terms, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently instructed employees on how to arrest journalists and expose them to crowd suppressants like tear gas…

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Cops Arrest 17-Year-Old Suspect in Massive Twitter Hack

Authorities have arrested a 17-year-old suspect related to a recent hack of Twitter, where hackers leveraged an internal Twitter tool to take over a slew of high profile accounts. Local Florida outlet WFLA was first to report the arrest. Court documents were not ready at press time as they are, per a spokesperson for the…

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Hong Kong issues arrest warrant for U.S. citizen under new national security law

BEIJING — A U.S. citizen is among six pro-democracy activists to have arrest warrants issued for them by Hong Kong police for suspected violations under a new national security law, Chinese state media reported late Friday.Samuel Chu, the managing director of the D.C.-based Hong Kong Democracy Council, an advocacy group, wrote on Twitter that he…

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1 arrest after gunfire report near Portland protest site

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mayors of six U.S. cities appealed Monday to Congress to make illegal for the federal government to deploy militarized federal agents to cities that don’t want them, even as the Trump administration is considering sending more of them to Portland, Oregon. “This administration’s egregious use of federal force on cities…

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Ohio speaker’s arrest in bribery probe muddies 2020 election

Julie Carr Smyth, The Associated Press Wednesday Jul 22, 2020 at 6:00 AM COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) ” The arrest of Ohio’s House speaker on federal bribery charges has suddenly thrown a shadow over not just his political future, but that of his party, in a state where Republicans have been preparing to solidify control.Federal prosecutors say Republican Speaker Larry Householder…

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Iran issues arrest warrant for Trump that Interpol rejects

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad, a local prosecutor reportedly said Monday. Interpol later said it wouldn’t consider Iran’s request, meaning…

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Cities try to arrest their way out of homeless problems

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) — In the nine years he has been homeless, Kenneth Shultz has spent one of every three nights in jail.The 71-year-old retiree has been charged with trespassing 96 times, including after he fell asleep behind gas stations, outside office buildings and in a city park. His 1,034 days in jail…

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Iran issues arrest warrant for Trump, asks Interpol to help

By NASSER KARIMI TEHRAN, Iran  — Iran has issued an arrest warrant and asked Interpol for help in detaining President Donald Trump and dozens of others it believes carried out the U.S. drone strike that killed a top Iranian general in Baghdad, a local prosecutor reportedly said Monday. While Trump faces no danger of arrest,…

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Police arrest suspect in fatal shooting of woman in NYC’s Flatiron District

June 27, 2020 | 10:03pm Enlarge Image Police on the scene of Friday’s fatal shooting in the Flatiron District. Christopher Sadowski Police have arrested the alleged shooter who gunned down a Connecticut teenager and injured her boyfriend in a senseless murder just after midnight Friday in the Flatiron District. Ruddy Osias, 27, of Bayswater, Queens,…

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Police arrest 26 people in UK truck deaths of 39 Vietnamese

May 27, 2020 at 6:54 am Updated May 27, 2020 at 7:05 am BRUSSELS (AP) — Police in Belgium and France on Wednesday announced the arrests of 26 people suspected of human trafficking in the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants who were found in a refrigerated truck in Britain last year.Judicial authorities said a series…